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Cayman: COVID-19 Update 9 April 2021, ONE NEW Positive, 56,223 vaccines administered

The Chief Medical Officer, Dr. John Lee, reports that 373 COVID-19 tests have been carried out since this was last reported on Thursday, 8 April 2021. One was positive. The individual is a traveller who tested positive following routine screening. They will remain in isolation until considered recovered. The number of people in isolation, either […]

Cayman: Local observances will mark passing of Prince Philip

Flags are flying at half-mast on Government Buildings across the Cayman Islands today (9 April 2021) to mark the passing of His Royal Highness, Prince Philip, The Duke of Edinburgh, and consort to Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II. Flags will remain at half-mast, or two thirds of the way up a flag pole, until 8 […]

Cayman: Statement on the death of Prince Philip by Premier Hon. Alden McLaughlin, MBE, JP, MP

It is with deep sorrow that we learned of the death this morning of His Royal Highness The Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh and husband of Her Majesty The Queen. Both I and the Government of the Cayman Islands send our condolences to Her Majesty the Queen; Charles, Prince of Wales; Anne, Princess Royal; Prince […]

GoFundMe launched to help Saint Vincent & The Grenadines

CaribPR Wire,NEW YORK, NY, Fri. April 9, 2021: Just hours after the La Soufrière volcano in St. Vincent and the Grenadines erupted today, April 9, 2021, Invest Caribbean, the NY and South Florida-based global private sector investment agency of the Caribbean, and its partner, The Ritzury Group, pitched into action to find a way to help the people displaced by […]

La Soufriere volcano

The UWI Seismic Research Centre provides ongoing support to Saint Vincent as La Soufriere volcano moves to Explosive Phase Media Release Courtesy The UWI Seismic Research Centre Friday, April 9, 2021 — The UWI St. Augustine, Trinidad & Tobago — On April 9, at 8:41 am, an eruption column (cloud of ash) began rising above the […]

Group disembarks Bulker that rescued them returning to Grand Cayman

BY THE MARITIME EXECUTIVE  The stand-off between a group of Cuban migrants who were refusing to come ashore from the bulk carrier that had rescued them from the ocean and the government of the Cayman Islands came to an end overnight. The group’s resistance crumbled late yesterday as they agreed to return to Grand Cayman and […]

Statement by H.E THE GOVERNOR on the Passing of HRH The Duke of Edinburgh

STATEMENT FROM H.E. MARTYN ROPER OBE The following statement issued from Buckingham Palace this morning: “It is with deep sorrow that Her Majesty The Queen announces the death of her beloved husband, His Royal Highness The Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh. His Royal Highness passed away peacefully this morning at Windsor Castle. Further announcements will […]

Cayman: 2021 Dart Grants awards CI$250,000 to nine local non-profits

Dart has announced the recipients of this year’s Dart Grants programme, valued at a total of CI$250,000. NCVO Children Services was awarded the CI$50,000 Dart Grant in support of the refurbishment of the Nadine Andreas Foster Home. Eight additional local non-profit organisations received CI$25,000 Dart Grants. Pilar Bush, Dart executive vice president with responsibility for […]

Cayman: CBC confirms migrant situation has been resolved

The Customs and Border Control Service (CBC) confirms the situation with the Cuban migrants onboard the MV Bulk Freedom has been resolved. Earlier in the evening the infant was removed along with the parents. Hours later the remaining migrants were removed and escorted onshore to a Government quarantine facility.

Dr. Stuart Weiss: COVID-19 Update Thursday 08-April-2021

Rapid Test Center of New York Dr. Stuart Weiss, FACEP, FAAP, CBCP By Dr. Stuart Weiss, Intelligent Crowd Solutions – Rapid Test Center of NY April 8, 2021CoViD-19 News and Information you can trust. Welcome new readers from the Rapid Test Center.Topics: How to reopen venues How To Reopen Venues Today, a good friend of mine […]