April 22, 2021

Archives for February 2021

28 Feb Weather in Cayman

Sun 28 Feb 2021 Weather in Cayman SYNOPSIS Fresh easterly winds and rough seas are expected across the Cayman area for the next 24 hours as a high pressure system strengthens over the Atlantic Ocean. Humidity: 86% (UP from yesterday)UV: 10.0 VERY HIGH (DOWN froms yesterday)Temperature: Today’s expected temperatures – 76°F to 86°F. Yesterday: H […]

Dr. Stuart Weiss: COVID-19 Update Friday 26-Feb-2021

Dr. Stuart Weiss, FACEP, FAAP, CBCP February 26, 2021CoViD-19 News and Information you can trust. Welcome new members from the Rapid Test Center. Sign Up For Our Newsletter COVID-19 HEADLINES FOR TODAY Coronavirus update for February 26, 2021 World Wide Update Countries making deals with vaccine manufacturers undermines COVAX, WHO director saysNigeria expects to receive […]

Cayman: RCIPS appeal for drivers not to drink and drive

From RCIPS As we enter the weekend, the RCIPS would like to remind the public to do the right thing and not drink and drive. Last month, over 20 persons have been arrested for driving under the influence of alcohol (DUI). Of these arrests, officers have found that persons have provided breath tests that are […]

27 Feb Weather in Cayman

Sat 27 Feb 2021 Weather in Cayman SYNOPSIS Fresh easterly winds and rough seas are expected across the Cayman area for the next 24 hours as a high pressure system strengthens over the Atlantic Ocean. Humidity: 78% (DOWN from yesterday)UV: 11.0 EXTREME (Same as yesterday)Temperature: Today’s expected temperatures – 75°F to 86°F. Yesterday: H 87.0°F […]

Cayman: Kimpton Seafire Resort + Spa named one of Travel + Leisure’s Best Hotels in the World for 2021

(GRAND CAYMAN) – February 25, 2021 – Kimpton Seafire Resort + Spa, located on Grand Cayman’s legendary Seven Mile Beach, has been recognized as one of Travel + Leisure’s Best Hotels for 2021. Travel + Leisure’s T+L 500, included in the publication’s March 2021 print edition, is an illustrious list that recognizes the 500 best properties in the world. […]

Cayman: CIAA staff earn Leadership and Management certificates

Grand Cayman, Cayman Islands (25 February 2021) The Cayman Islands Airports Authority (CIAA), which operates the Owen Roberts International Airport (ORIA) and the Charles Kirkconnell International Airport (CKIA), recently presented a group of their employees with Level 2 and 3 certificates in Leadership and Management, after they successfully passed their courses of study and assessment from […]

Cayman: Pandemic may have left over 250 million

The Needs Assessment Unit’s “The NAU is in Our District” session at West Bay Public Library will go ahead as scheduled tomorrow (Friday, 26 February 2021), 10am-1pm. General library services, however will be closed.

Pandemic may have left over 250 million people with acute food shortages in 2020

As Black and Latinx families experience disproportionate food insecurity, experts warn of famine in dozens of countries. By Robin Scher / Independent Media Institute Beyond the questions surrounding the availability, effectiveness and safety of a vaccine, the COVID-19 pandemic has led us to question where our food is coming from and whether we will have enough. […]

Cayman: Social Work Month to spotlight the profession’s primacy

CAYMAN ISLANDS (GIS) – The Department of Children and Family Services (DCFS) will celebrate and highlight the importance of social workers for the community’s well-being during Social Work Month in March.             “This year’s Social Work Month theme, “Social Workers are Essential,” reflects the vital function social workers have in preserving the emotional and physical resilience […]

Statement on FATF decision to increase monitoring of the Cayman Island

Cayman Finance issued the following statement by CEO Jude Scott about the announcement by the Financial Action Task Force (FATF) that it was increasing its monitoring of the Cayman Islands: “The financial services industry appreciates the efforts made by the Cayman Islands Government to successfully address 60 separate FATF’s recommended actions to strengthen the jurisdiction’s […]