September 15, 2019

Cayman Islands Premier’s Statement re-Scranton Central Park

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Statement to the Legislative Assembly – Scranton Central Park By Premier Hon. Alden McLaughlin MBE, JP, MLA 5 June, 2019 Mr. Speaker, in November last year I told the members of this Honourable House and the public that Government had purchased Scranton Central Park to ensure that those who live in that community continue to […]

Cayman Islands Premier begins meetings in London

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LONDON – Premier Hon. Alden McLaughlin met separately on Wednesday with Ben Wallace, Minister of State for the Home Office and Ben Merrick, Director of the Overseas Territories Department of the Foreign and Commonwealth Office. Accompanying Premier McLaughlin was Chief Officer Eric Bush of the Ministry of International Trade, Investment, Aviation and Maritime Affairs, and […]

Cayman Islands: “Delivering Government’s Priorities”

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2020/2021 Strategic Policy Statement “Delivering Government’s Priorities” By Premier Hon. Alden McLaughlin, MBE, JP, MLA 12 April, 2019 Mr. Speaker, the Honourable Minister of Finance and Economic Development earlier today laid on the table of this Honourable House, and spoke to, this Government’s 2020/2022 Strategic Policy Statement. Mr. Speaker, with your permission, I will read […]

Response from Cayman Islands Premier to PM Theresa May winning vote of confidence

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Response from Premier Hon. Alden McLaughlin to Prime Minister Theresa May winning the vote of confidence this evening in Westminster. I would like to offer my sincere congratulations to Prime Minister Theresa May on winning the vote and continuing to lead the Conservative Party and the UK Government.   I wish her and her Government  every […]

Minister for Agriculture, Cayman Islands’ Premier headed to Jamaica’s Denbigh Agriculture Show

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GRAND CAYMAN, Cayman Islands – Agriculture Minister Hon. Juliana O’Connor-Connolly and Premier Hon. Alden McLaughlin will attend the 66th staging of the Denbigh Agricultural and Industrial Food Show in May Pen, Clarendon. The annual runs from Saturday, 4 August, 2018, to Monday, 6 August, 2018. The event, under the theme “Grow what we eat, eat […]

Celebrating Cayman

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May marks an important anniversary for the Cayman Islands, 60 years since the creation of the Coat of Arms. The Coat of Arms was ordered by Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II on 14 May 1958. It represents the Royal Warrant assigning “Armorial Ensigns for the Cayman Islands” which became the first key symbol of national […]

Lawyers contracted for final stages of Cayman Islands’ Waste Management Plan

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A contract was signed today (Tuesday, 24 January 2017) with a specialist legal team to take forward the plans for the proposed Integrated Solid Waste Management System (ISWMS). The contract is with law firms Maples and Calder from Grand Cayman and Burges Salmon from the United Kingdom. Based on a report by environmental consultancy firm […]

WB Fire Station reopens

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Cayman Islands: West Bay Fire Station Reopens The West Bay Fire Station held a reopening ceremony on Wednesday, 14 September 2016 to showcase the new and improved facility. Ministry officials, government leaders and community members gathered at the station to celebrate and honour those who made the reopening possible. Extensive repairs commenced on the West […]

Cayman Islands Criminal Records (Spent Convictions) Bill, 2016 gazetted

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Criminal Records (Spent Convictions) Bill, 2016 The Criminal Records (Spent Convictions) Bill, 2016 has been gazetted and is among a number of key pieces of legislation that will be debated in the upcoming sitting of Legislative Assembly. “This new regime will positively impact the prospects of Caymanians who have served their time for offences and […]

Hurricane Earl drenches Belize: Cayman Islands premier issues statement

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Statement from Premier Hon. Alden McLaughlin, MBE, JP, MLA 5 August, 2016 Our hearts and prayers go out to the people and Government of Belize as they face the road ahead to rebuild following the damage caused by Hurricane Earl on Thursday. We have many Caymanians who have roots in Belize. To them, we also […]