August 3, 2020

Cayman: COVID-19 Regulations Amended

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Arrangements for travel to and from Sister Islands set out. Some access allowed to specified wildlife interaction zones (WIZ) by designated operators under set conditions. The restrictions continue on the renting of scuba and snorkelling equipment but none on dive tanks. GRAND CAYMAN (GIS) – The Prevention, Control and Suppression of COVID-19 (Partial Lifting of Restrictions) (Travel and […]

iNews Briefs & Community Events

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Customs & Border Control Holiday Hours Department of Labour & Pensions Office Closure Please be advised that the Department of Labour & Pensions will be closed on Friday, 13th December 2019 from 12:00pm for our annual staff luncheon. Our doors will re-open for business at 9:00am on Monday, 16th December 2019. We apologise for any inconvenience this […]

Jean-Michel Cousteau statement on Cayman Islands Port Enhancement project and clarification

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Statement Dec 2 2019 In the early stages of this process, I was asked to voice my environmental concerns on video regarding a proposed cruise and cargo port enhancement project in the Cayman Islands. At that time, I had some serious concerns based on a 2015 EIA document and information that supported that document. Since […]

Cayman: Joint update on negotiations towards an Integrated Solid Waste Management System

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From Cayman Islands Government and Decco Consortium. As negotiations continue to progress between the Cayman Islands Government and the Decco Consortium, we are pleased confirm that capping and covering the main mound at the current George Town Landfill is expected to start early next year (2020). In addition the Terms of Reference for the Environmental […]

Cayman Islands Government and Verdant Isle Port Partners release updated Cruise Berthing and Enhanced Cargo plans

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Grand Cayman, Cayman Islands (16 October, 2019) The Cayman Islands Government and Verdant Isle Port Partners, the group that was named preferred bidder for the Cayman Islands cruise berthing and cargo enhancement project, has today released updated plans and drawings for the project. Verdant Isle Port Partners was named preferred bidder on 26 July 2019. […]

Cayman Finance announces support for Cayman Islands Government decision to introduce a Public Register of Beneficial Ownership

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GEORGE TOWN, Cayman Islands–(BUSINESS WIRE)–#Cayman–Cayman Finance issued the following statement in support of an announcement by the Cayman Islands Government that it intends to introduce a public register of beneficial ownership, in line with evolving standards and international obligations such as those reflected in the principles of EU 5th Anti Money Laundering Directive: “Cayman Finance, the […]

Cayman: National Emergency Notification System testing

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Hazard Management Cayman Islands and the Department of Public Safety and Communication are to begin testing the National Emergency Notification System’s Radio Alert System this week. We would be grateful if you could assist with informing the public about these tests. All radio broadcasts will be briefly interrupted on the following dates whilst we conduct […]

Chamber Pension’s Board of Trustees welcomes FLOW Finance Director

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George Town, Grand Cayman; 14 June 2019 Chamber Pension Plan’s board of trustees welcomes FLOW Finance Director Giosino Colaicovo, who was appointed earlier this month following the term fulfillment of previous trustee, Derek Jones. Mr Colaicovo is one of two trustees appointed by the Chamber of Commerce under the terms of the Trust Deed. The […]

Cayman Islands celebrates Queen’s Birthday

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A parade, a 21-gun salute and three cheers marked Cayman Islands’ celebrations of the Queen’s 93rd birthday. ·        A 50-year veteran of the civil service, now retired, was named the latest CI honours recipient. ·        Three Duke of Edinburgh gold award recipients received their medals. Grand Cayman (GIS) – Under a clear, bright morning sky, the heart of George […]

Cayman Islands Government to receive Berthing Facilities bids

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Grand Cayman, Cayman Islands (30 May, 2019) Final bids from the companies vying to construct the cruise berthing piers and expanded cargo facility are due to be submitted to Government tomorrow, Friday 31st May, 2019, marking the successful completion of another significant milestone in the project’s procurement process. Upon receipt, the bids will be evaluated […]