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Archives for July 5, 2022

Cayman: H. E. The Governor announces new Police Service Commission Website

Grand Cayman, Wednesday, 6 July 2022 – His Excellency The Governor, Mr Martyn Roper announces the launch of the new Police Service Commission (PSC) website, which can be viewed at: policeservicecommission.ky “I am pleased to see the arrival of the PSC website as it offers accessibility and transparency for those who want to understand more about some of […]

Cayman: UPDATE – Man Charged in Relation to Bodden Town Murder

Update (4 July): The man, age 28 of Bodden Town, who was arrested on Friday, 1 July, in relation to a fatal shooting on Gun Square Road, Bodden Town, has been formally charged with Murder. He appears in court tomorrow, 5 July. Initial Release (1 July): Shortly after 5:30PM, Friday 1 July,  police responded to […]

JOB HUNTING IN THE AGE OF REMOTE WORK

Essential skills to master virtual interviews and onboarding CONTENTS More people are working from home than ever before, and job hunters are asking employers for the flexibility to choose their own workspace. But remote work means remote interviews. Here’s everything you need to know about virtual interviews and starting a new job online. 1REMOTE WORK […]

Caribbean Airlines launches free calls  on its mobile app

Caribbean Airlines has launched free calls via its mobile app, giving customers an additional channel to reach the airline’s Reservations Sales and Service Call Centre.  A “Call us Now” button located in the drop down menu of the Caribbean Airlines mobile app, will connect customers directly to the airline’s Reservations Call Centre where they can make and pay for bookings, […]

Cayman: Man charged with Possession of Unlicensed Firearm following search operation

On Friday, 1 July, RCIPS officers, along with the Cayman Islands Customs and Border Control Drug Enforcement Team, conducted a series of searches under the Firearms Act. During a search of a residence on Pleasant Drive, West Bay, officers recovered a bullet-proof vest, and a man, age 51 of West Bay, was arrested on suspicion […]

Earlier Garbage Collection for Cayman Brac

Grand Cayman, 5 July 2022 – The Department of Environmental Health (DEH) is advising Cayman Brac residents of a temporary time change in garbage collection for the months of July and August 2022.  Garbage collection for this period will start from 4:00 a.m. as against the usual 5:00 a.m. This change is due to the elevated temperature […]

National Security Council of the Cayman Islands – Post Meeting Summaries

The National Security Council (NSC) has agreed to His Excellency the Governor’s request to publish short updates on its meetings to enhance transparency and accountability. The NSC’s regular meeting takes place monthly but it can also be convened at short notice by His Excellency the Governor or at the request of the Hon Premier or […]

Cayman: MRCU Undertaking Control Operations Tonight (5)

The Mosquito Research and Control Unit (MRCU) is undertaking aerial and ground spraying tonight starting around 7.30 p.m. Locations are as follows: Aerial ·       Red Bay  ·       Prospect  ·       Savannah  ·       Rackley’s  ·       Lower Valley  ·       Northward  ·       Beach Bay  ·       Bodden Town and  ·       Midland Acres There will also be three ground routes. Ground Route 1. Rum Point to Otto’s Drive and Hutland up […]

CARICOM INTRIGUE

By Bert Wilkinson From Caribbean Life Many would remember the bitter fight, recently, between Jamaica’s Kamina Johnson-Smith and British Baroness Patricia Scotland for the position of secretary general of the 56-nation Commonwealth grouping but many don’t appear to know how and why Scotland prevailed against her late entry Jamaican rival. Until Jamaican Prime Minister Andrew Holness […]

OutRight Action International welcomes Repeal of Anti-LGBTQ Laws in Antigua and Barbuda

New York, New York — July 5, 2022 – OutRight Action International, a global human rights organization dedicated to improving the lives of lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, intersex, and queer (LGBTIQ) people, today welcomed Antigua and Barbuda’s repeal of sections 12 and 15 of the Sexual Offences Act of 1995. The decision, handed down by the Honorable […]