March 30, 2020

Cayman: Covid 19 Update for Thursday, 26 March 2020 – No new cases

Grand Cayman (GIS) – Cayman Islands leaders, at  the press conference today, Thursday, 26 March 2020 reported the extended curfew has so far worked smoothly and appealed to the public to continue following protocols as well as cooperating with the Police who were lauded for doing an exemplary job. The leaders also thanked the people and […]

CarSIF provides small grants to nine CSOs for coastal and marine resources governance and management in the Caribbean

Port of Spain, March 6, 2020 – Nine civil society organisations (CSOs) from Antigua and Barbuda, Dominica, Haiti, Jamaica, Saint Kitts and Nevis, Saint Vincent and the Grenadines and Trinidad and Tobago were recently awarded small grants by the Caribbean Natural Resources Institute (CANARI) totalling US$ 80,000 to support practical action projects that demonstrate innovation and best […]

Destinations of the week

The 10 Best Places to Travel for Your Next Big Vacation in 2020 By Hannah Jeon From Good Housekeeping New year, new travels! Given that we’re on the brink of not only a new year but an entirely new decade, there’s no better time to travel far and wide than in 2020 — after all, it’s […]

iNews Briefs & Community Events

ST. K-N: ZIZ TV Air Times for Prime Minister Harris’ Christmas Day Messageon Wednesday, December 25th, 2019 – and message in full 12:01am 6:30am (after Christmas Messages by Her Majesty the Queen and His Excellency the Governor-General)7:15am 10:00am3:15pm8:45pm10:00pmZIZ Radio Air Times for Prime Minister Harris’2019 Christmas Day Message:12:05am7:15am10:00am12:30pm4:00pm8:00pm CHRISTMAS MESSAGE BYDR. THE HONOURABLE TIMOTHY HARRISPRIME MINISTER OF ST. KITTS […]

The UWI part of collaboration to facilitate inter-regional South-South climate risk learning and research

Regional Headquarters, Jamaica. Monday, December 16, 2019 —The year 2019 once again proved challenging for many communities around the world who are living at the frontlines of climate change. Low-lying island states especially were hit by a number of weather events, including hurricanes, tropical storms, tsunamis, excess rainfall, drought, storm surge and wave impacts making […]

Stay in the Loop for the Week ending 22 November, 2019

From CARICOM Secretariat STAY IN THE LOOP In this episode, Communications Officers at the CARICOM Secretariat, Ms Tusankine English-Francis and Ms Michelle Nurse, present a weekly news roundup of the latest from the Caribbean Community.Highlights:46:27 – CARICOM Committee of Ambassadors Meeting in Georgetown01:26:03 – COTED reviews important trade matters04:34:05 – Health and trade ministers discuss actions to slow NDCs onslaught07:05:21 – […]

Canadian Design

This Furniture Company Says Canadian Design Isn’t a Look—It’s a Value System By Allison Fonder From Core77 EQ3 wants to be a shining example of a holistic design business Laugh all you want about what you think the pillars of Canadian design might be, as EQ3 VP of Product Development Enri Tielmann & Senior Director of […]

iNews Briefs & Community Events

Cayman: DG’s 5k Shirt Sale Benefits Charities If you missed this year’s popular DG’s 5K event there is still a chance to get involved this Friday, 22 November, 2019. ·         The pop-up shop will be open from 11am – 2pm only. ·         The t-shirts, which have become a collector’s item on the local running scene, will be […]

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Cayman: Notice of Office Closure at Former Immigration Headquarters -NOW REOPENED UPDATED: The departments of WORC (Workforce Opportunities & Residency Cayman) and CBC (Customs and Border Control) wishes to inform the general public that the Elgin Avenue offices (formerly the Immigration Building) will reopen for business today at 12noon.  The matter of air circulation concern […]

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Cayman: Planning Department to host session on application and permit process The Department of Planning in the Ministry of Commerce, Planning and Infrastructure will host an information session on the planning application and permit process at the Family Life Centre on Thursday, September 5, 2019, 9:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. The aim of the session will be […]