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Archives for November 2, 2021

Dmytro Shymkiv informed that Darnitsa successfully completed a range of medicines studies in EU laboratories

Dmytro Shymkiv, the chairman of the Darnitsa Group board of directors, has announced that during 2018-2020 the company successfully completed 8 studies of generics – bioequivalent drugs for treating heart and central nervous system diseases. The final testing stages conducted in Europe have proved the therapeutic equivalence and safety of medicines developed by Darnitsa.  The […]

Older Persons Month wraps up

Cayman: Older Persons Month wraps up with Ambassadors Luncheon Grand Cayman, 2 November 2021 – Seniors who are role models in their districts and were selected by the Department of Children and Family Services (DCFS) as Older Persons Month Ambassadors in October 2021 were celebrated at a special luncheon recently. James “Dale” Ramoon (George Town), Mr. […]

UPDATE: Wanted man Michael Lopez Watler arrested

From RCIPS Nov 2 2021 The public may now disregard the wanted notice for Michael Lopez Watler. The wanted man turned himself into the Cayman Islands Detention Centre today, 2 November, where he was subsequently arrested by the police. He is currently in custody pending further investigation. The RCIPS thanks the public for their assistance […]

Amanda Bodden to Head Retail Banking in Cayman

George Town, Grand Cayman — 2 November 2021: Butterfield Bank (Cayman) Limited (“Butterfield”) today announced that Amanda Bodden has been promoted to the new role of Senior Vice President, Head of Retail and Operations, Cayman. Amanda joined Butterfield in 2004 as a customer service representative. She has held increasingly senior positions over the last 17 […]

Cayman: Public Health issues first Weekly COVID-19 Trends Report

Grand Cayman, 2 November 2021 – Chief Nursing Officer Dr. Hazel Brown today issued the first of what will continue as a weekly update from the Public Health Department on trends observed in COVID-19 data over the prior week.  Dr. Brown said that for the week of 24-30 October there was an average of 131 new […]

Cayman: Department of Agriculture announces capture of raccoon

The Department of Agriculture (DoA) has announced that the missing raccoon which escaped in the Republix Plaza area of West Bay from a shipping container was captured today (Tuesday, November 2). The raccoon, which was found in the same vicinity, is the second of two which escaped on October 22. The other one was captured […]

CI Folk Singers Concert

CI Folk Singers Concert: Stage ‘Memories of Yesteryears’ Grand Cayman, 2 November 2021 – The Cayman Islands Folk Singers shared the Islands’ cultural legacy in song at the Harquail Theatre Friday, 29 – Sunday, 31 October 2021. Although seating was limited to ensure safety, Saturday and Sunday’s concerts were sold out and the extra date of […]

Cayman: COVID-19 Update 1 November 2021, 437 NEW Positives, [70 cases in Sister Islands], 115,481 vaccinations given

Grand Cayman, 1 November 2021 – The Public Health Department is reporting that as of 8 a.m. Monday, 1 November, there had been 3,693 PCR tests conducted since the last report on Friday, 29 October. Of these, there were 437 positive tests comprising 19 travellers due to leave quarantine and 418 from the community. The 19 travellers […]

Cayman: Booster programme continues for persons 50 and over

The COVID-19 vaccination clinic will continue to administer booster shots to persons age 50 and over, the clinically vulnerable and healthcare workers. The 3rd dose of the Pfizer BioNTech vaccine must be administered at least 6 months after the 2nd dose. Persons eligible to receive their booster should bring along their vaccination card or digital certificate […]

Cayman Islands Regiment Lieutenant returns from time at sea with Royal Navy

Lieutenant Theodore Kelly from the Cayman Islands Regiment has spent the last three weeks embarked with the Royal Navy in HMS Medway, which is part of the UK’s Caribbean Task Group. He was deployed to the Task Group to share his first hand local knowledge and experience and to gain further experience in planning for […]