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Archives for August 14, 2022

Cayman: MYSCH Introduces the National Youth Commission

The Ministry of Youth, Sports, Culture and Heritage (MYSCH) held a meet & greet of the newly-appointed National Youth Commission in the presence of several Caucus members on Monday, 8 August.  Joining the Minister for Youth, Sports, Culture and Heritage, Hon. Bernie Bush; were Premier, Hon. G. Wayne Panton; Deputy Premier, Hon. Christopher Saunders; Minister […]

CIMA launches 25th Anniversary Commemorative Coin & unveils Commemorative Coin for Queen’s Platinum Jubilee

CIMA Launches 25th Anniversary Commemorative Coin The Cayman Islands Monetary Authority (“CIMA” or “the Authority”) is delighted to launch a new commemorative coin in celebration of its 25th anniversary. The design includes CIMA’s 25th anniversary logo on the reverse side and the Cayman Islands Coat of Arms on the obverse. CIMA Managing Director, Mrs. Cindy […]

Cayman: CIG 2nd Quarter Results Surpass Projections

Deputy Premier and Minister for Finance and Economic Development, Hon. Chris Saunders, presented the Cayman Islands Government’s unaudited financial report at the end of the Second Quarter of 2022 (30 June) to Cabinet on Tuesday, 9 August 2022, with the results Gazetted Wednesday, 10 August.  Surplus: Central Government – Better than Budget by 10%  For […]

Cayman: CBC & WORC Warn Against Possible Work Permit Scam

The Ministry of Border Control and Labour advises the public of a letter promoting work in the Cayman Islands that is not affiliated with Workforce Opportunities & Residency Cayman (WORC) or Customs & Border Control (CBC).  Acting Deputy Chief Officer for the Ministry of Border Control and Labour Danielle Roberts said: “We are aware of […]

Cayman: Public Health Spotlight – Issue 11 – Epi. Week 31 – Communicable and Non-Communicable Diseases

Grand Cayman, 11 August 2022 –  The Public Health department published its weekly Public Health Spotlight on Communicable and Non-Communicable Diseases Thursday 11 August 2022. MonkeypoxInternationally, 29,833 confirmed cases of monkeypox have been reported, from 90 different countries (data as of 10 August 2022). Over the past week, the number of monkeypox cases reported has increased […]

Cayman: Patients laud new neurosurgeon for life-changing procedures

The Health Services Authority’s (HSA’s) new neurosurgeon Dr Dwaine Cooke has hit the ground running, performing several life-saving surgeries, and garnering the respect and support of his patients who have been delighted with the quality of care he and the staff have provided.   One patient, Andre Yates expressed, “Many years of lower back trauma and […]

UPDATE: Driver Arrested for Causing Death by Dangerous Driving in Fatal Accident

From RCIPS On Wednesday 10 August, a 39-year-old female, of George Town was arrested on suspicion of Causing Death by Dangerous Driving in relation to the fatal collision that resulted in the death of 20-year-old Aleiny Reve Villegas. Regarding the two other passengers of the vehicle, one has since been discharged from hospital and one […]

CARIBBEAN TOURISM AUTHORITY – Bahamian barrister to lead tourism promotion board

Bahamian attorney-at-law Joy Jibrilu, former Director General of the Bahamas Ministry of Tourism, has been named Chief Executive Officer of the Nassau Paradise Island Promotion Board. Jibrilu, who starts her new role on August 22, replaces the retiring Fred Lounsberry, longtime CEO of the Board. She will be the first woman and Bahamian to head the Promotion Board. “This […]

The Top 10 Best Global Beverage Trends in 2022-23

The beverage industry is a multi-billion dollar market that is growing rapidly. The beverage industry has risen over the last decade, with increased consumers looking for healthier products and better taste. Due to this trend, many new beverages are being introduced into the market every year. Here are the best beverage drink trends that we […]

OECS Director General calls for Youth to be at epicenter of our development in International Youth Day Address

International Youth Day 2022 Address Friday, August 12, 2022 — Director General of the Organisation of Eastern Caribbean States (OECS) Dr. Didacus Jules has called for the deliberate inclusion of young people in all aspects of development as he addressed OECS young people on the occasion of International Youth Day 2022 (IYD).  IYD is celebrated on […]