October 23, 2017

Archives for September 2017

Cayaman Islands: Three men arrested on suspicion of importation of ganja

From RCIPS Sep 30 2017 Just after midnight, today Friday September 29th 2017, the Joint Marine Unit and Air Operations responded to the sighting of a suspicious vessel reported to have come ashore in the South Sound area. Packages were being offloaded when Police arrived on scene. The 3 occupants fled the scene and were […]

Cayman Islands: Loud explosion – spent shell recovered

From RCIPS Sep 30 2017 Approximately 11:25pm on Friday September 29th 2017, RCIPS Officers responded to a report of a loud explosion heard in the vicinity of the parking lot behind Margaritaville on Harbor Drive, GT. On arrival Police established a cordon and conducted a search and one spent shell was recovered. No one was […]

Cayman Islands: UPDATE: MISSING JUVENILE – Moteshia Tashika Mothen -FOUND

From RCIPS Oct 1 2017 Missing Juvenile Moteshia Tashika Mothen located, October 1st Juvenile Moteshia Mothen, who went missing from the Frances Bodden Girls Home on the 29th September, 2017 (see related press release attached),  has been located by Officers today October 1st, 2017, and appears to be in good health. The RCIPS would like to […]

30 Sep Weather in Cayman & Tropical Report, 1 TS, 2 Dist (Atlantic)

Sep 30 Sat 2017 Tropical Report Tropical Weather Outlook NWS National Hurricane Center Miami FL 800 AM EDT Sat Sep 30 2017 For the North Atlantic…Caribbean Sea and the Gulf of Mexico: The National Hurricane Center is issuing advisories on Tropical Storm Maria, located several hundred miles south-southeast of Cape Race, Newfoundland, and has issued […]

29 Sep Weather in Cayman & Tropical Report, 1 H/cane, 1 TS, 2 Dist (Atlantic)

Sep 29 Fri 2017 Tropical Report Tropical Weather Outlook NWS National Hurricane Center Miami FL 800 AM EDT Fri Sep 29 2017 For the North Atlantic…Caribbean Sea and the Gulf of Mexico: The National Hurricane Center is issuing advisories on Tropical Storm Maria, located over the western Atlantic Ocean a few hundred miles south of […]

Cayman Islands logs best August arrivals in recorded history

Stayover arrivals for July and August outpace projections. Grand Cayman, Cayman Islands (28 September, 2017) Air arrivals are significantly outpacing projections bringing the Cayman Islands closer to registering 400,000 tourist arrivals by year end 2017. July and August were both record breaking months, with a combined total of 77,030 visitors. For the first time ever, […]

Internal Audit Report on Cayman Islands Liquor Board decision released

The Cayman Islands Government has released the Internal Audit Report that was commissioned jointly by the Minister of Commerce, Planning and Infrastructure, Hon. Joey Hew and Deputy Governor, Hon. Franz Manderson. The Internal Audit Office was asked to review in early August 2017 the matter concerning a liquor licence granted to a gas station in […]

Generators are among supplies Cayman Islands Govt. sends Turks & Caicos Islands

Ongoing recovery efforts in the Turks and Caicos Islands (TCI) got a welcome boost following yesterday’s (Wednesday, 27 September 2017) aid mission to the hurricane-torn jurisdiction by officials from the Cayman Islands. Devastated by Hurricanes Irma and Marie, the islands are getting back on their feet with the help of essential supplies like those delivered […]

The tech evolution and how we all fit in

Each generation has its own distinct characteristics, one of such is how they use technology. With technology rapidly innovating at a breakneck speed, the gap between each generation also impacts the way each age group uses various technological platforms to make their life much easier – both in life and at the workplace. To better […]

CARIFESTA XIII Exhibition marks another Cayman Islands Museum milestone

The National Museum achieved another milestone recently when Curation & Collections Manager, Debra Barnes-Tábora travelled to Barbados as a 2017 CARIFESTA XIII delegate to mount an exhibition about the Cayman Islands at the Barbados Museum and Historical Society (BMHS). The temporary exhibition, hosted in the Aall Gallery, entitled, ‘The Cayman Islands: A Historical Review’, consisted […]