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Archives for May 12, 2022

Cayman: Sister Islands Receive New Aviation Fire Truck

Grand Cayman, 12 May 2022 – The Cayman Islands Fire Service (CIFS) recently delivered one of the new Oshkosh Striker aviation fire trucks to Cayman Brac Fire Station to provide fire and rescue aviation support at Charles Kirkconnell International Airport (CKIA). The delivery of the new truck to the Sister Islands joins the 1stOshkosh Aviation Striker delivered last year […]

Cayman: Landfills operations on Discovery Day

Grand Cayman, 12th May, 2022 – The Department of Environmental Health (DEH) is advising the public of the early closure of the George Town Landfill operation on Discovery Day. The George Town Landfill will be closing at 1:00 pm on Monday, 16th May, 2022 and operations will resume the next day. There will not be […]

Cayman: RCIPS Police Constable Convicted of Indecent Assault

From RCIPS On Tuesday 10 May, a 43 year old man of George Town, who is a police constable with the RCIPS, was convicted of Indecent Assault in relation to an incident that occurred on 23 April 2021. The man has been suspended from employment with the RCIPS since 23 April 2021 and is currently […]

Air Traffic Controllers’ Strike in Jamaica Disrupts Cayman Airways Flight Schedule

Air Traffic Controllers’ Strike in Jamaica  Disrupts Cayman Airways Flight Schedule May 12, 2022:  To all Cayman Airways’ valued customers, due to a strike by Air Traffic Controllers in Jamaica closing Jamaican airspace, Cayman Airways has had to cancel today’s flights to and from Jamaica.  Passengers on the affected flights (KX 604 and KX 605) […]

Cayman: The Auditor General’s Report -“The impact of the Covid-19 pandemic on Government finances: Update to March 2022”

The complete OAG report can be viewed at: https://www.auditorgeneral.gov.ky/publicinterestreports.

Cayman: Deputy Governor Responds to OAG Report on Impact of COVID-19 on Government Finances

Grand Cayman, 12 May 2022 – The Deputy Governor, the Hon. Franz Manderson, has welcomed the release today (Thursday,12 May) of the Office of the Auditor General (OAG) public interest report titled, “The impact of the COVID-19 Pandemic on Government Finances: Update to March 2021”. The report sets out the costs incurred for COVID-19-related activities, and […]

Cayman: DoA hosts Home Gardening Training Sessions

The Department of Agriculture is currently hosting a four-week training session aimed at introducing and equipping homeowners with the skills necessary to develop home gardens. Over thirty participants are registered for the free sessions which started on Saturday, May 7 at the Stacey Watler Pavilion at the Agriculture Ground in Lower Valley, Bodden Town. Minister […]

Ministry of Education (MoE) recognises Feed our Future & Kiwanis Club of Grand Cayman

The Ministry of Education (MOE) on Wednesday (4 May) recognised Feed Our Future and the Kiwanis Club of Grand Cayman for their outstanding contributions to the nutrition of Cayman Islands students. The Minister of Education, Hon. Juliana O’Connor-Connolly handed over a plaque to representatives of each organisation to symbolise the occasion. Thanking both entities for […]

Cayman: COVID-19 Update – 12 May, 273 NEW Positives (10 & 11 May)

Public Health has released COVID-19 figures for 12 May. Positive cases reported to Public Health during this period are currently as follows: Tuesday 10/05/2022 153 Wednesday 11/05/2022 120 There are 1,667 estimated active cases of COVID-19 in the Cayman Islands. Eight persons are currently hospitalized for COVID-19 related causes, four of whom are unvaccinated. The 7-day […]

Cayman: Statement from CIG Representative to the UK

I understand there has been much public discussion on my eligibility to work in the United Kingdom as the Cayman Islands Government Representative. In order to add some clarity to the series of events I am sharing the following details. I signed my contract in March 2021 after a successful recruitment process with the Ministry […]