August 17, 2018

Cayman Islands Environmental Health professionals trained about Legionellosis

Eighteen Environmental Health professionals from both the Department of Environmental Health (DEH) and Water Authority-Cayman took part in a two day training session on Legionellosis: Risk Management for Building Water Systems, from July 16 to 17. The training session, which was held at the University College of the Cayman Islands (UCCI) was organised by the […]

Cayman Islands Schools Survey: “Students are satisfied with their school”

Over 600 Year 5 and 6 students in the Cayman Islands Government Primary School system say they are satisfied with the quality of education provided at their school, according to recent surveys conducted by the Office of Education Standards (OES). In total, 502 parents, 189 staff (both teaching and non-teaching) and 603 students completed the […]

iNews Briefs & Community Events

NOTE: See also Community Events listed in DATE ORDER below articles and notices Cayman Islands; East End District Community Meeting Thursday, 30 August The RCIPS will be holding a District Community Meeting in East End on Thursday evening, 30 August. The meeting will be held at 7:00PM at the East End Presbyterian Church Hall. The […]

Bring Back Governor Choudhury – expanded signing locations

A people initiated action in the best interests of the Cayman Islands Petition Signing Locations In response to public support for the “Bring Back Governor Choudhury” petition, signing locations are at the following: A. L. Thompson Home Depot (North Sound Way) Rayburn Ebanks (Smith Road Fruit Vendor, Smith Road, George Town) Foster’s Food Fair stores, […]

Cayman Islands Chamber Council responds to Government’s steps to cut red tape

The Chamber Council commends the Deputy Governor and the public service for taking concrete steps to cut red tape across several areas of Government. Reducing red tape and increasing efficiencies in the public sector is a primary focus of the Chamber’s strategic objectives, and these steps will save time and money for businesses and residents, […]

Might be, investors [from Cayman Islands] quarrel over proposed [Belize] international airport

From The Reporter Belize Minister of State in the Ministry of Economic Development, Tracy Taegar Panton, confirmed to the Reporter on Wednesday that she had been contacted by two businessmen from the Cayman Islands regarding a proposed investment for construction of an international airport on Ambergris Caye; however, neither has submitted formal proposals to the […]

Cayman Islands Government finances show healthy surplus in half-year

In the first half of 2018, Cayman Islands Government’s finances for the Entire Public Sector has registered a surplus. Minister for Finance and Economic Development Hon. Roy McTaggart, on behalf of Cabinet, released Friday, 10 August 2018) the unaudited Financial Report for 1 January to 30 June 2018. The figures show that Government’s overall surplus […]

The Cayman Islands: A relaxing haven for you (not just your money)

By Emma Cullinan From The Irish Times Chasing sharks, cuddling stingray, riding bareback in the warm sea, the Caribbean islands offer an exhilarating escape I see a shark ahead of me in the water and swim towards it. And that is something I never thought I’d write. Mike, our snorkelling guide, had warned us that […]

Cayman Islands: Harneys shapes minds of 18 interns during school holiday

This year, Harneys’ summer internship programme saw its largest number of participants; 18 young men and women were placed within the firms legal, fiduciary and business support teams, where they observed the firm’s day-to-day operations and earned practical experience. Many of the students were returning home from university and this year the firm also welcomed […]

Narayana Health announces comprehensive cancer treatment center in Cayman Islands by 2019

CAYMAN ISLANDS (August 8, 2018) – Narayana Health, the Indian health care giant behind Health City Cayman Islands, today announced a December 2019 completion date for a multi-million-dollar comprehensive cancer treatment center at its existing campus in Grand Cayman. Dr. Ashutosh Raghuvanshi, Vice Chairman, Managing Director & Group CEO of the Narayana Health -Group announced […]