September 19, 2018

The Editor Speaks: Cruise ship berthing answers not good enough

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If Tourism Minister Moses Kirkconnell thinks that his report on the proposed Cruise Ship Berthing Facility will answer enough of the questions surrounding the project, he is seriously mistaken. Kirkconnell was speaking at the Legislative Assembly Meeting held on Cayman Brac last Thursday. In fact, if it wasn’t for the debate on the opposition leader’s […]

International Scuba Diving Hall of Fame announces 2018 Cayman Islands Honourees

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The International Scuba Diving Hall of Fame (ISDHF) is pleased to announce that Wayne Hassen, Daniel Tibbetts and Darryl Bud Walton Jr. will be inducted for their contributions to the sport during a gala ceremony on 14 September, 2018. Grand Cayman, Cayman Islands (7 September 2018) – The International Scuba Diving Hall of Fame (ISDHF) […]

New beach access signs installed in Cayman Islands

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The Public Lands Commission (PLC) wants to ensure that the public can easily identify beach access locations in Grand Cayman and the Sister Islands. On 24 August, the first set of 40 newly designed Public Beach Access signs were installed across Grand Cayman. The PLC is charged with regulating the use and enjoyment of public […]

Cayman Islands Premier’s State of the Nation speech September 5, 2018

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State Opening of the Legislative Assembly Aston Rutty Centre, Cayman Brac, September 5, 2018 Statement by Premier Hon. Alden McLaughlin, MBE, JP, MLA THE STATE OF THE NATION Mr. Speaker, I am very pleased to address this Honourable House on this momentous occasion as we hold this State Opening, and the first meeting of the […]

Stuff the Bus expands reach beyond Grand Cayman

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As a new school year kicks off in Cayman, Caribbean Alliance Insurance and Hurley’s Media with the support of Whittaker’s Transportation are proud to announce that this year’s Stuff the Bus School Supply Donation drive was a success. The three week long community donation drive secured 12,384 school supplies. All of which have been distributed […]

Breeze Fusion 5K Walk/Run enters 12th year!

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Coming off their great record setting year in 2017, the annual Breeze Fusion 5K Walk / Run is seeking to exceed expectations this coming November 4th.  The event organized by Radio Cayman and Breeze FM, also saw success with their inaugural Cayman Brac leg in 2016, and will be returning to the Sister Island on […]

UK MPs wrap up Cayman Islands tour in Brac, Grand’s Eastern Districts

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GRAND CAYMAN, Cayman Islands – Four MPs from the United Kingdom who are part of the All-Party Parliamentary Group for the Cayman Islands visited Cayman Brac and Grand Cayman’s Eastern Districts over the weekend to get a final full picture of the Islands. Saturday’s visit to Cayman Brac had the MPs touring Long Beach, Heritage […]

Cabinet, Legislative Assembly headed back to Cayman Brac

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GRAND CAYMAN, Cayman Islands – Members of the Cayman Islands cabinet and elected members of the Legislative Assembly and staff will travel to Cayman Brac in early September, to conduct their meetings there. Cabinet will meet in the District Administration Building on Tuesday, 4 September, 2018, and the fifth meeting of the Legislative Assembly will […]

Batabano, Braccanal, and the Mas Band Association, stand united

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The Cayman Carnival Batabano Committee (CCBC), the Cayman Islands Mas Band Association (CIMBA), and the Braccanal Committee, stand unified in full agreement with the public’s call for the return to “One Carnival” on Grand Cayman, like it had been since Batabano’s inception in 1983 until 2016 when a local group of private investors broke away and started their own separate carnival, CayMas, on Braccanal’s […]

Cayman Islands NAU offices afternoon closure

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The Needs Assessment Unit (NAU) advises the public that its offices, on Grand Cayman and Cayman Brac, will close for the afternoon on Thursday, 26 July from 1 p.m. for a General Staff Meeting. Normal office hours will resume on Friday, 27 July 2018. The NAU apologises for any inconvenience this closure may cause.