April 26, 2017

Cayman Airways to conduct emergency exercise on Little Cayman

Cayman Airways is advising the public, particularly residents in Little Cayman, that the airline will be conducting a full-scale emergency exercise at the Edward Bodden Airfield on Little Cayman on Tuesday April 25, 2017, from approximately 10:45am to 11:30am. The exercise is a requirement of the Civil Aviation Authority of the Cayman Islands (CAACI) for […]

Cayman Islands observes Vaccination Week in the Americas

The Cayman Islands joins other member states of the Pan American Health Organization (PAHO) – North, Central and South America, Mexico, and the Caribbean – for the 15th anniversary of Vaccination Week in the Americas. This April, the countries and territories of the Americas and PAHO  will celebrate two important milestones related to immunisation: the […]

WAP launches petition for Carnival to stop operating tours to the Cayman Turtle Centre

World Animal Protection (WAP) are launching today (25) a petition to one of the largest cruise companies in the world, Carnival cruise lines, to stop operating tours to the Cayman Turtle Centre. Carnival Cruise Lines are turning a blind eye to the appalling conditions that sea turtles experience by continuing to send endless streams of […]

Culture & Heritage Policy tabled in Cayman Islands LA

The country’s first National Culture & Heritage Policy and Strategic Plan was tabled in the Legislative Assembly’s final session by the Hon. Premier and Minister for Health & Culture, Mr. Alden McLaughlin. Cabinet approved the historic document on Tuesday, 21 February 2017. In late 2015, the Ministry of Health & Culture embarked on the development […]

Six bodies found buried in ditch outside Mexico’s Acapulco

Reuters From Yahoo News ACAPULCO (Reuters) – The remains of at least six bodies were found in a ditch on Saturday just outside the seaside resort of Acapulco in Guerrero, Mexico’s bloodiest state, an official said. The bodies had been buried between 5 and 20 days ago in a ditch that fed rain water into […]

Caribbean cruise line ordered to pay US$40 million for illegal dumping

CMC From Nation News Barbados MIAMI – The United States Department of Justice (DOJ) says a Caribbean cruise line has been ordered to pay a US$40 million penalty – the largest-ever for crimes involving deliberate vessel pollution – related to illegal dumping overboard of oil contaminated waste and falsification of official logs in order to […]

Caribbean disappoints at World Relays

From Caribbean National Weekly Only three Caribbean teams managed to finish among the top ten countries in the medal count at the recently held World Relays in Bahamas. The United States was the overwhelming winner with 60 medals overall, followed by Jamaica with 39 and Australia third with 24 medals. Trinidad and Tobago and Bahamas […]

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Health City Cayman Islands continues conservation commitment this Earth Day

To coincide with this year’s Earth Day on Saturday, April 22  Health City Cayman Islands has released its 2016 Conservation Report, highlighting results including significantly reduced electricity demands, limited waste output and efficiently recycled rainwater and sewage, culminating in a small environmental footprint for the facility. Health City was built in 2014 with a strong […]

Sports Fans score as CONCACAF U-17s kick off on Flow Sports and Flow Sports Premier

MIAMI, FL–(Marketwired – Apr 21, 2017) – Flow customers score again as the 2017Confederation of North, Central America and Caribbean Association Football (CONCACAF) Men’s Under-17 World-Cup Qualifiers kick off on Flow Sports and Flow Sports Premier with multiplatform, on-the-go access via the Flow Sports app andwebsite. Earlier this year Flow signed a partnership with CONCACAF […]