August 17, 2018

Cayman Islands Environmental Health professionals trained about Legionellosis

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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 […]

Two Vehicle Break-Ins and One Theft from a Vehicle Reported to Cayman Islands police, 13 August

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From RCIPS Two Vehicle Break-Ins and One Theft from a Vehicle Reported, 13 August The RCIPS is informing the public of three incidents involving theft or attempted theft from vehicles which were reported earlier this week. On Monday, 13 August, police received two reports that cars were broken into at an address on Sunrise Boulevard, […]

Bring Back Governor Choudhury – expanded signing locations

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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, […]

The Editor Speaks: Should the Police Commissioner recruit foreign residents?

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“Once again, the government is making it difficult for Caymanians to secure employment in their own country. “We reject the commissioner’s rationale that transient groups in the community should have representation in the police force, particularly in view of the role of cultural awareness and knowledge in maintaining public safety and effective policing.” The above […]

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

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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 […]

Interns learn forecasting at Cayman Islands National Weather Service

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Grand Cayman, Cayman Islands (13 August 2018) In addition to letting the Country know what can be expected from the weather on a daily basis, the Cayman Islands National Weather Service (CINWS) is also happy to share their expertise with young people, whether as visitors to the office or as interns. For 2018, the CINWS […]

Cayman Islands opposition repeats call for technical and vocational training

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With over 500 people turning up for the National Community Enhancement (NICE) programme registration at the Lions Centre today (August 13, 2018), Opposition Shadow Minister for Labour and Immigration, Deputy Leader of the Opposition Alva Suckoo today said that programme was a continuing symbol of the Government’s failure to implement effective solutions to increasing unemployment among […]

Caribbean pharmacists converge on Grand Cayman for the 38th Annual Regional Pharmacy Conference

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Grand Cayman will host a delegation of over 120 international pharmacists from 14-19 August, 2018 at the Grand Cayman Marriott Beach Resort. The Cayman Islands was successful in its bid to host this year’s 38th Annual Caribbean Association of Pharmacists (CAP) Conference under the theme “Shaping the Future of Pharmacy: Revealing Opportunities and Unlocking Potential”.  […]

The Editor Speaks: CNB Sale. To be or not to be?

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I have to admit it was with some dismay when I learned Cayman National Bank had received an unsolicited potential offer from Republic Bank Trinidad and Tobago that is based in Barbados The Press Release from CNB: Possible Partial Offer for Cayman National Corporation Ltd. (Cayman National) by Republic Bank Trinidad and Tobago (Barbados) Limited […]

Cayman Islands: Under 14 Boys’ international football tournament kicks-off this weekend

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The Cayman Islands Football Association (CIFA) will host Group D of the Caribbean Football Union (CFU) Boys’ Under 14 Challenge Series this weekend with double-header games on Saturday, August 18, Monday, August 20 and Wednesday, August 22 at the Ed Bush Field in West Bay. Youth national teams participating include host country, the Cayman Islands, […]