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Archives for November 21, 2022

Annual Pirates Fest Turtle Release

Cayman: Spectators Gather for Annual Pirates Fest Turtle Release Having held a scaled back version these past couple of years of the much-loved annual Turtle Release during Pirate’s Fest, Cayman Turtle Conservation and Education Centre (CTCEC) was happy to be able to bring back the full-scale event this year, much to the delight of those […]

172 young mathematicians compete in 2022 Minds Inspired Maths Challenge

Maths stars from nine high schools gathered at University College of the Cayman Islands last week to test their calculation and puzzle-solving skills at the tenth annual Minds Inspired Maths Challenge.   Two overall winners emerged victorious with Daniel Suico lifting the trophy in the Junior age-group and Michael Marzouca champion of the Senior competition.  […]

Cayman: OfReg and Logic agree deal to share 22 free-to-air World Cup games on CIG TV

OfReg, supported by the Cayman Islands Government, has negotiated a deal with internet and cable TV provider, Logic, to provide 22 FIFA World Cup games free-to-air on CIG TV channels, including on C3 and FLOW. Logic has the exclusive commercial rights to broadcast the World Cup in the Cayman Islands and their agreement to provide […]

Women in Policing Conference

Cayman: RCIPS Staff Attend Women in Policing Conference in London, 21 November Three RCIPS women in leadership positions travelled to the UK to attend the Women in Policing Conference in London. The annual conference seeks to provide current and future female leaders in the field of policing with the skills needed to achieve success in […]

Dominican Republic rejects criticism of Haitian deportations

By MEGAN JANETSKY From Caribbean Life HAVANA (AP) — The Dominican Republic said it “profusely rejects” criticism of its crackdown on Haitian migrants from a growing number of countries and human rights agencies. Dominican authorities have ramped up border enforcement and deportations of Haitians, saying such actions are crucial to national security amid intensifying turmoil […]

Across Africa, water conflict threatens security, health, and the environment

By Robin Scher Source: Independent Media Institute This article was produced by Earth | Food | Life, a project of the Independent Media Institute. Water is a finite resource on our planet. We can only rely on what we have, which translates to about 2.5 percent of drinkable fresh water. Of that amount, only 0.4 […]

SANDERS: Fearless Fight for Climate Fairness

By Sir Ronald Sanders Showing all the frankness that he demonstrates in his domestic politics, Antigua and Barbuda’s Prime Minister Gaston Browne marched fearlessly like Daniel in the Lion’s Den, when he made several demands in Sharm El-Sheikh, Egypt where COP27 is being held. At the heart of his presentation was the preservation of the […]

Cayman: 2022 CUC PFL/GPFL : Weekly Review : Games played on Sat., November 19, 2022

St. Ignatius Catholic and George Town close out the regular season with a thriller The 2022 CUC Primary Football League (PFL) regular season concluded this past Saturday, November 19 with a number of schools playing for final places in the standings and the chance to play in the Champions Cup. In Group A, George Town […]

Cayman: Cabinet Post Meeting Summary – 25 Oct 2022

His Excellency the Governor Mr. Martyn Roper, OBE, chaired the meeting of the Cabinet held on Tuesday, 25th October 2022 in the Cabinet Conference Room, Government Administration Building. Mr Dwayne Seymour, acted as Temporary Minister for Tourism and Transport and Mr Isaac Rankine, acted as Temporary Minister for Planning, Agriculture, Housing and Infrastructure. All other Ministers […]

Cayman: Cabinet Post Meeting Summary – 1 Nov 2022

His Excellency the Governor Mr. Martyn Roper, OBE, chaired the meeting of the Cabinet held on Tuesday, 1st November, 2022 in the Cabinet Conference Room, Government Administration Building. The Hon Dwayne Seymour acted on behalf of the Hon Minister for Planning, Agriculture, Housing and Infrastructure. The Hon Minister for Education, District Administration and Lands was absent […]