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Archives for November 29, 2022

Cayman: WORC arrests 4 at West Bay Road Public Beach for Immigration Offences

From Customs and Border Control Four people were arrested for immigration-related offences on Wednesday, 23 November at the West Bay Road Public Beach during an enforcement operation conducted by the Compliance Unit of Workforce Opportunities & Residency Cayman (WORC), the Department of Commerce & Investment (DCI) and the Royal Cayman Islands Police Service (RCIPS). Three of […]

Seven migrants arrive in Cayman Brac

From Customs and Border Control The Cayman Islands Customs and Border Control Service (CBC) confirms that over a two day period, seven (7) migrants arrived in Cayman Brac. On Thursday, 24 November four (4) male migrants arrived at approximately 6:30am and on Saturday, 26 November at approximately 8:30pm another three (3) male migrants arrived in the […]

Cayman maintains Leadership Role in OECD Global Forum

The Cayman Islands continue to make significant contributions to international tax cooperation efforts, as evidenced by its ongoing involvement in several bodies of the OECD Global Forum on Transparency and Exchange of Information for Tax Purposes. The Cayman Islands was appointed to the Global Forum’s Steering Group for the period of 1 January 2023 to 31 […]

Cayman: Public Health launches online reporting for COVID-19 side effects

The Public Health Department advises that it will be updating its approach to the surveillance of COVID-19 vaccination side effects for the Autumn Booster. Previously, captured through a physical form, Events Supposedly Attributed to Vaccination or Immunization(ESAVI) will now be captured electronically on the Cayman Islands Health Services Authority (HSA) website or the Ministry of […]

UK Parliament welcomes Cayman Islands delegates for the Fifth Overseas Territories Forum on Good Governance and Oversight of Public Finances

Cayman Islands delegates are joining participants from eight other UK Overseas Territories to participate in a three-day Forum from 29 November – 1 December, meeting with UK and Overseas Territories’ parliamentarians, parliamentary officials, and external and internal auditors. Taking place in the UK Parliament, delegates will, for the first time since the Covid-19 pandemic, participate in a number of […]

Cayman: Truman Bodden Law School Students participate in American Caribbean Law Initiative Moot

Earlier this month Truman Bodden Law School students Nathanya Tibbets (Left) and Xavian Ebanks (Right) travelled with Truman Bodden Law School Assistant Director Andrew Perkins to Trinidad and Tobago to take part in the American Caribbean Law Initiative Moot. Nathanya and Xavian earned this opportunity by reaching the final of the TBLS internal mooting completion […]

Cayman: Police interrupt Robbery Attempt in Prospect

From RCIPS Just after 9:25PM on Friday, 25 November, police officers who were on patrol in the Prospect area were stopped by a member of the public at a restaurant located in the area. The officers were informed that two masked men had approached the restaurant brandishing handguns while a third man stood at the […]

NHDT breaks ground

Cayman: NHDT breaks ground for Phase 3, Lighthouse Gardens West Bay Home  From Ministry of Planning, Agriculture, Housing and Infrastructure Grand Cayman – Representatives of the National Housing Development Trust (NHDT), Ministry of Planning, Agriculture, Housing and Infrastructure and other stakeholders broke ground last week (Friday, November 24) for phase three of the Lighthouse Gardens […]

Property Office attends Lead Event

Cayman Intellectual Property Office Attends Leadership Event Grand Cayman, 29 November 2022 – The Cayman Islands Intellectual Property Office (CIIPO) highlighted Cayman’s ability to protect artistic creations and brand owners at the invitation-only International Trade mark Association (INTA) Leadership Meeting in Miami, Florida. The event took place on 15-18 November and discussions centred around the use of copyrights, […]

UPDATE: Traffic and Boating Advisory for Cayman Islands Airshow, 2-3 December

he RCIPS is informing the public of the following road closures and traffic diversions taking place in order to facilitate the Cayman Islands Air Show Flying Display and Aircraft Exhibit, on Saturday, 3 December. Flying Display: There will be no public access to the parking lot of Seven Mile Public Beach parking lot between Friday, […]