June 17, 2021

Cayman: Ministry of Tourism confirms additional British Airways flights

George Town, Cayman Islands (4 June, 2021) The Ministry of Tourism and Transport is pleased to advise that British Airways (BA) have confirmed the two additional flights requested by the Cayman Islands Government to meet increased demand during the Summer. The dates of the flights are: departing London Heathrow on 7 July, returning 8 July departing […]

Cayman: Mass Casualty Management Training for the Sister Islands

Representatives of a range of emergency response agencies from Cayman Brac and Little Cayman participated in Mass Casualty Management (MCM) Training held from 10-15 May 2021 (HMCI)   Cayman Brac and Little Cayman are better prepared for a major incident following Mass Casualty Management (MCM) Training held from 10-15 May 2021. Thirty-one individuals from a […]

Cayman: COVID-19 Update 3 June 2021, NO new positives, 83,970 vaccinations given

The Chief Medical Officer, Dr. John Lee, reports that 464 COVID-19 tests have been carried out since this was last reported on Wednesday, 2 June 2021. There were no positive test results. There have been 83,970 COVID-19 vaccinations given in total in the Cayman Islands.  Of these, 45,195 (70% of 65,000) have had at least […]

Governor Statement on Traffic Light Listings for Inbound Travel to England – Cayman remains at Amber

From The Governor’s Office The UK Transport Minister, Grant Shapps has today announced an update of the red, amber and green (RAG) rating lists for inbound travel to England. This rating determines what inbound travellers must do on arrival, linked to the Covid situation in the country from which they are travelling, vaccination rates and the […]

Cayman: COVID-19 Update 2 June 2021, NO new positives, 83,221 vaccinations given

The Chief Medical Officer, Dr. John Lee, reports that 232 COVID-19 tests have been carried out since this was last reported on Tuesday, 2 June 2021. There were no positive test results. There have been 83,221 COVID-19 vaccinations given in total in the Cayman Islands.  Of these, 44,691 (69% of 65,000) have had at least […]

Cayman: Health City progresses Camana Bay project

Last week, the Cayman Islands Department of Planning provided approval to Health City Cayman Islands for the commencement of the clearing of land at the site of its planned $100 million medical campus expansion at Camana Bay. Mr Shomari Scott, Chief Business Officer at Health City Cayman Islands said the organization was excited to see […]

Cayman: Financial Services and Commerce Minister, Parliamentary Secretary briefed by local regulators

Minister for Financial Services and Commerce the Hon. André Ebanks, and Parliamentary Secretary for Financial Services the Hon. Katherine Ebanks-Wilks were briefed by three Cayman Islands Government departments which are key in business regulation, and support for our local economy and global reputation. Under the Ministry of Financial Services and Commerce are the Department for […]

Cayman: COVID-19 Update 1st June 2021, NO new positives,

The Chief Medical Officer, Dr. John Lee, reports that 330 COVID-19 tests have been carried out since this was last reported on Monday, 31 May 2021. There were no positive test results. There is no update on vaccinations issued as yet. 80,120was the figure given yesterday.

Cayman: Premier joins Pre-JMC Meeting

CAYMAN ISLANDS (GIS) – Premier Hon. Wayne Panton joined leaders of other 11 British Overseas Territories (BOT), via teleconference, for the first time since taking office, on Thursday morning, 27 May 2021.  Each year the Pre-Joint Ministerial Council (Pre-JMC) brings together elected BOT leaders to set the agenda for meetings with the British Government in London at the […]

Cayman Islands Sailing Club welcome’s new boats

By Chris Johnson An enjoyable event took place on Monday at the Cayman Island Sailing Club, where club Commodore Alan Roffey was at the helm to launch 18 new Hartley Boats. He gave the attendees a potted history on how the launch came into being. The existing fleet of Laser Pico boats were reaching the […]