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Archives for November 25, 2021

Cayman: Census 2021 is 80% complete

Grand Cayman, 25 November 2021 – With Census 2021 past six weeks, and 80 percent, of fieldwork, the Economics and Statistics Office’s Census Team is busy continuing with the Cayman Islands’ population and households count on all three islands.                Census staff will carry on visiting the remaining households to collect census information for the questionnaire, […]

Cayman: COVID-19 Update – Thursday, 25 November 2021, 8 a.m., 140 NEW Positives, 123,277 vaccinations given

Grand Cayman – At 8 a.m. on Thursday, 25 November Chief Medical Officer Dr. John Lee reported that 934 PCR tests had been conducted since 8 a.m. on Wednesday, 24 November. The Public Health Department reported 140 positive test results during the same period. Two of these positives were from travellers and 138 were from the community. […]

Cayman Islands National Museum Celebrates Anniversary, Holds Looky Ya!

Grand Cayman, 25 November 2021 – The Cayman Islands National Museum (CINM) celebrated its 31st anniversary with flair, fun and full immersion in the past, during its annual Looky Ya! event on Saturday, 20 November 2021. This year’s Looky Ya! ‘Old Time Days Come Back Again: How We Used to Live,’ was an all-day extravaganza of indoor […]

Search and Rescue for Missing Vessel Ongoing, 25 November

This morning, 25 November at 9:10AM, Emergency Services received a report of a vessel in distress southwest of Little Cayman. Search and rescue efforts commenced, led by the RCIPS including the Air Operations Unit, the Cayman Islands Coast Guard (CICG), and the Cayman Islands Fire Service (CIFS), with support from a radio operator on Cayman […]

Cayman: Road Closure for Throne Speech, 26 November

In order to facilitate the Throne Speech during the second meeting of the 2021/2022 Session of the Parliament, on Friday, 26 November, the section of Fort Street between Edward Street and Albert Panton Street, will be closed from 9:00am to 10:30AM. Motorists should exercise caution while travelling in this area on Friday morning. The RCIPS […]

Cayman Airways granted approval to resume Havana route

Nonstop flights between Grand Cayman and Havana resume in November  Cayman Airways Limited (CAL) has received approval from the Cuban Government to resume commercial service for its Cayman/Havana route, with weekly nonstop B737-8 flights resuming November 30, 2021. “We’re excited to resume our Grand Cayman/Havana route this month now that Cuba has reopened its borders to […]

Maples welcomes third newly qualified Caymanian lawyer to firm this year

George Town, Grand Cayman | Maples and Calder, the Maples Group’s law firm, is pleased to announce that Jordan Southway has successfully completed his articles of clerkship programme and has joined the firm’s Corporate practice as an Associate.  Mr Southway, the third articled clerk to complete his training with the firm this year, was admitted […]

Cayman National Choir & Orchestra Carols at Elmslie are cancelled

From Cayman National Choir & Orchestra We write to advise that sadly we have decided not to stage our traditional Carol Concerts at Elmslie this year. We were so pleased and very proud that last year’s concert was streamed and would like to invite you to stream the same one again, if that might help fill a […]

It was all about race

By Ewin James A wise man once said that history doesn’t disclose its alternatives; so, we don’t know what would have happened had the three white men who murdered the young black man, Ahmaud Arbery, in their neighborhood in Brunswick Georgia on February 23 2020 been acquitted. But I suspect that had Travis McMichael, his […]

Thanksgiving air travel set to be busiest – and costliest – since pandemic

From Newsmax Flights and airports across the United States are expected to have one of their busiest days since before the pandemic on Wednesday as millions of people fly to visit their families for the Thanksgiving holiday. The Transportation Security Administration (TSA) expects to screen about 20 million air passengers during the Thanksgiving travel period, […]