May 25, 2020

Archives for March 18, 2020

Cayman: Coronavirus Update 18 March 2020 – 44 currently tests outstanding

Test Results No new test results returned today and 44 currently outstanding, confirmed CMO Dr Lee at a press conference this afternoon. (See link below) Government Decisions & Policies Conversation continues on maintaining an air bridge between the United Kingdom and the Cayman Islands, Governor and Premier say. Optional accommodations for self-isolating students Young people reminded […]

Cayman: Tourism sector facing further closures to combat COVID-19

In addition to the closure of the Cayman Islands’ two international airports on Sunday, 22 March 2020 at 11:59PM, further business closures in the hospitality sector have been announced to continue the fight against coronavirus spreading throughout the islands.  Focusing on the airport closures, visitors are encouraged to take the opportunity to return home, the Honourable […]

Cayman: Wednesday 18th March 3:00 pm COVID 19 Government Update: Returning students to be placed in hotels

GRAND CAYMAN, Cayman Islands – The Chief Medical Office Dr. John Lee began the press briefing explaining that there was no update on test results to share today. The Premier Hon. Alden McLaughlin announced more measures that Cabinet has put in place today to continue to limit and control the spread of COVID-19. Mr McLaughlin […]

Cayman: DCFS marks Int. Social Work Day with parred down photo opp.

CAYMAN ISLANDS (GIS) – Department of Children and Family Services (DCFS) staff marked International Social Work Day with a Dress for a Cause event on Tuesday, 17 March 2020. The event was the first time that the U.N. observation was celebrated in the Cayman Islands. Members of the department’s Elderly Services, Adoption and Foster Care, Youth Services, […]

Cayman: DLP Notice on COVBID-19 Preparations

From Cayman Islands Department of Labour and Pensions On Wednesday, 11th March 2020, the Coronavirus (COVID-19) was declared a pandemic by the World Health Organization. Further to the Public Health Department’s confirmation of the first case of COVID-19 in the Cayman Islands, the Department of Labour and Pensions (DLP) is putting measures in place to […]

Destination of the week

Mother’s Day in Barbados Mother’s Day is celebrated on the 10th of May this year. This is one of the most beautiful holidays when people around the world celebrate those brave and wonderful women who gave us birth and who love us the most. Naturally, Barbados is one of the countries where people will show […]

Cayman: Vet Clinic announces changes due to COVID-19

In response to the COVID-19 pandemic, we are implementing the following changes to protect our employees, our clients and the wider community: Effective today, March 19th 2020, our doors will be locked and we will be providing services through drop-off and parking lot waiting. We ask that upon your arrival for your appointment, you please call […]

Cayman Airways News Updates for March 18, 2020 – Revised International Jet Flight Schedule

Due to the Cayman Islands Government’s temporary closure of Cayman’s airports from March 22, 2020 for three weeks as a result of the Coronavirus (COVID-19) threat, the Cayman Airways international jet flight schedule has been adjusted accordingly. See flyer below for details. CAYMAN AIRWAYS EXPRESS DOMESTIC FLIGHT SCHEDULE ALSO ADJUSTED The flight schedule for Cayman […]

Cayman: CUC Coronavirus information update

CUC recognizes that many of our customers may experience financial hardships over the next few months as we deal with restrictive measures implemented to combat the spread of the COVID-19 virus in our community. In anticipation of the payment difficulties that may affect our customers, the Company has proactively taken steps to develop a plan […]

OECS YES: Naadiya Mills

OECS YES In Action features Naadiya Mills Kittitian Art Director doing her part to inspire a new generation of Caribbean Creatives Tell us a little about yourself. My gravitation toward creativity and artistic expression was very apparent at an early age. I had the ability to do things that really stood out to my parents, […]