September 23, 2021

Cayman Data Protection: Can employers ask for COVID-19 vaccine status?

From HSM In an effort to minimize the impact of COVID-19 in the workplace, some employers have been asking their staff to disclose whether or not they have taken the vaccine. Are they legally able to do this? HSM Paralegal Cory Martinson explores this topic in HSM’sr latest article below: By: Cory Martinson (HSM Paralegal) […]

Tropical Storm Sam forms, expected to reach major hurricane strength

By Alex Sosnowski, AccuWeather senior meteorologist, From AccuWeather Tropical Storm Sam developed over the open waters of the eastern Atlantic, becoming the 18th named storm of the 2021 hurricane season on Thursday morning. AccuWeather forecasters expect Sam to strengthen further into a major hurricane prior to approaching the islands of the northern Caribbean next week.  Sam was located 1,745 miles to […]

Top 10 artificial intelligence trends in 2022

Artificial intelligence and machine learning are helping companies accomplish objectives, make crucial choices, and develop new goods and services. AI either offers extraordinary, broad answers or threatens to replace humans in every manner. We pick the first choice, with all the warnings regarding the AI trends coming from every lab working hard to offer us […]

Hurricane Lane provides yet more glory for Charlie Appleby

As the final race of the British Classics series each year, the St Leger Stakes offers a chance to head towards the end of the flat racing season with a winning feeling. And in this campaign where Charlie Appleby has stepped to the fore as one of the sport’s leading trainers, it seemed fitting that […]

Posters of Beijing 2022

Posters of Beijing 2022 Olympic and Paralympic Games unveiled 22 Sep 2021. The Organising Committee of the Olympic and Paralympic Winter Games Beijing 2022 released a series of official and promotional posters at the opening ceremony of the 2021 Beijing Design Week. Three sets of official Beijing 2022 posters feature the Games’ emblem and mascots, […]

Cayman: Covid-19 Update Wednesday 22 Sept – PM – No further updates since AM

As of 3pm Wednesday 22nd September, the Chief Medical Officer, Dr John Lee reports that there have been no further updates since the last report was issued this morning.  Of those, there were four positive tests in travellers.

Online Shopping Made Easy: A Caymanian’s Guide to figuring out if stores deliver to the Cayman Islands

There’s good news for Caymanians who shop online. A new, free resource is now available on Grand Cayman, Little Cayman, and Cayman Brac that makes it quick and easy to discover which brands offer shipping to the island nation.  WhatShipsWhere is a free to use shopping discovery tool that clearly informs shoppers as to whether […]

Cayman Government committed to cybersecurity

GRAND CAYMAN, Cayman Islands – Premier Hon. G. Wayne Panton confirms that Government remains committed to continuing to adopt a strategic, risk-based approach to cybersecurity for the protection of data entrusted to us, as well as for the safeguarding of the digital services relied on by our citizens and the businesses that choose to operate […]

Statement from the Caribbean Natural Resources Institute (CANARI) Urgent and strengthened climate commitments needed to limit global temperature increase to 1.5 ̊C and ensure the resilience of small island states

September 22, 2021 As world leaders meet at the 76th United Nations General Assembly this week, and prepare for COP26 in November, the Caribbean Natural Resources Institute (CANARI) joins the Alliance of Small Island States (AOSIS) and Caribbean governments and civil society in calling for urgent attention and strengthened commitments from countries to set ambitious emissions targets […]

Cabinet of the Cayman Islands – Post Meeting 17 Sep 2021 Summary

His Excellency the Governor Mr. Martyn Roper, OBE, chaired a special meeting of the Cabinet held on Friday, 17th September 2021 in the Cabinet Conference Room, Government Administration Building. All Ministers and Members of Cabinet were present with the exception of the following person who was absent with permission: • Hon Bernie Bush, MP, Minister for Home […]