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Archives for December 11, 2021

Cayman: Government Shortens Testing Period for Arrivals, Widens Options

Grand Cayman, 11 December 2021 (GIS)– Government today Gazetted regulations reducing the COVID-19 testing window for arriving passengers and persons traveling to Cayman Brac, from 72 hours to no earlier than the day before departure. The changes also expanded testing options to include certified rapid tests. In addition Government has defined ‘departures’ to mean the departure of […]

Cayman: Crews Remain on Scene After Landfill Fire

Grand Cayman, 10 December 2021 (GIS)– The Cayman Islands Fire Service (CIFS) crews have remain working alongside the Department of Environmental Health (DEH) on-site at the George Town Landfill, since extinguishing a fire on Sunday, 5 December. Commenting on the operations on-site Division Manager Randy Rankin noted “We want to reassure the public that our team has […]

US: More than 70 killed in Kentucky’s worst ever tornadoes

The governor of the US state of Kentucky has said that more than 70 people were killed by tornadoes on Friday night. Andy Beshear said the figure could rise to more than 100 in what he called the worst tornadoes in the state’s history. Dozens are feared dead inside a candle factory in the town […]

Declaration of the 10th Olympic Summit

11 Dec 2021 – At the invitation of the International Olympic Committee (IOC), the leading representatives of the Olympic Movement met today for the 10th Olympic Summit, which was held virtually. Chaired by the IOC President, the Olympic Summit involves the leading representatives of the Olympic Movement. It forms part of the ongoing dialogue and consultation on […]

11 Dec Weather in Cayman

Sat Dec 11 2021 Weather in Cayman SYNOPSIS Light to moderate northeasterly winds and moderate to rough seas will continue across the Cayman area for the next 24 hours as a ridge of high pressure system weakens north of the Caribbean. Satellite images show few to scattered low level clouds over the Cayman area moving […]