May 24, 2020

Cayman: Prisoner transferred to UK

Elemer Wright, a prisoner from HMP Northward,  was today (Saturday, 23 May 2020) transferred to a prison in the United Kingdom under the Colonial Prisoners Removal Act 1884. The transfer was authorised by the UK and Cayman Islands Governments in the interest of national safety and security.

Cayman: Friday, 22 May 2020 COVID-19 -8 add positives

Those who have been tested and are awaiting results are asked to login in through the HSA patient portal. However, if you are having difficulty, please contact [email protected] . Since last Sunday, 1,935 tests have been run, placing the Cayman Islands in the top 10 jurisdictions in overall tests per million of population. Out of 467 additional […]

Cayman Airways pilots complete operational training flight

Grand Cayman’s airspace was busy for a change on Friday May 22, 2020, as a series of take-offs and landings were conducted by the Flight Training Department for Cayman Airways Limited (CAL) in order for some of its pilots to maintain their “Pilot Recency of Experience” certification – a regulatory requirement in the Cayman Islands. The operational training flight was part of […]

Cayman: RCIPS confirms two COVID-19 cases

The Royal Cayman Island Police Service (RCIPS) today (Friday, 22 May 2020) confirmed that two uniformed officers have tested positive for the COVID-19 virus. Both officers are asymptomatic and are in isolation. These results are part of extensive, service-wide testing that began for uniformed and civilian RCIPS personnel earlier this month, as part of the […]

Cayman Airways confirms 3 additional repatriation flights to Miami

Additional Miami repatriation flights added for May and June In partnership with the Cayman Islands Government, Cayman Airways Limited (CAL) has confirmed the following three additional repatriation flights from Grand Cayman to Miami: Grand Cayman to Miami, Florida on May 29, 2020, and June 5 & 19, 2020 FLIGHT DEPARTS GRAND CAYMAN (GCM) ARRIVES IN […]

Cayman: COVID-19 Testing Update Thu May 21 – 10 add cases

The Chief Medical Officer, Dr John Lee, reports a further 383 COVID-19 tests which have been completed over the last 24 hours through the screening programme.  There are ten positive results which likely represent community acquired cases and for whom isolation and contact tracing has already begun.  None of these cases appears to be linked […]

Cayman: One Foster’s team member tests positive for COVID-19

Foster’s has received confirmation from the Health Services Authority that one team member from our Foster’s Airport location has tested positive for COVID-19. On top of the already heightened sanitation process carried out at each of our locations, the store completed a risk assessment of the team member’s work-areas and will perform disinfection-level cleaning once […]

Cayman: COVID-19 Testing Update Wed May 20 – No add cases

From Cayman Islands Ministry of Health COVID-19 Testing Update The Chief Medical Officer, Dr John Lee, reports a further 494 COVID-19 tests which have been completed over the last 24 hours, all of which are negative. Dr Lee feels that it is important to note, especially for regionally interested neighbours, that the Cayman Islands has […]

Cayman prepares for Hurricane Season

GRAND CAYMAN – With hurricane season on the horizon, stakeholders from across various sectors meet to review and refine the National Hazard Management mechanism ahead of 1 June 2020. The two-day summit beginning 20 May, brings together representatives from across Cayman Islands Government and the Statutory Authorities to test the national response mechanism, identify potential areas […]

Cayman: CUC employees complete leadership training

Tuesday, May 19, 2020 Caribbean Utilities Company, Ltd. (CUC) recognised and celebrated the achievements of 38 employees who were presented with the Level 2, 3 and 5 Certificates in Leadership and Management from the Institute of Leadership and Management (ILM) in early March. The graduates included managers, supervisors, foremen and members of the Company’s Top […]