April 16, 2021

Cayman Islands Government honours our first responders

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Government leaders continue to support, honour and celebrate the emergency services personnel that responded to the fuel tank fire incident on Sunday, 23 July 2017. Appreciation ceremonies were held at the Cayman Islands Fire Service (CIFS) headquarters on Friday, 28 July 2017 and at the Department of Public Safety Communications (DPSC) on Wednesday, 2 August […]

Cayman Islands Government to implement Anti-Fraud Policy

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In an effort to promote good governance, the Cayman Islands Government is currently in the early stages of rolling out a new Anti-Fraud Policy government-wide. “This policy covers the prevention, detection and remediation of fraud, corruption and dishonesty,” Premier Alden McLaughlin explains. “It also outlines the roles, responsibilities of all civil servants and the principles […]

The Editor speaks: Government can’t handle healthcare and no one really knows if we are healthy

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It is a shocking affair when our own government, or should I say, our own Civil Service cannot manage its own health care system. Auditor General Sue Winspear made this statement in her report ”Cayman Islands Health System”. “The government does not have the resources or the information required to manage the health system effectively, […]

Cayman Islands Minister Archer responds to CICSA President Watler

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Statement by the Honourable Minister for Finance & Economic Development on Co-Pay of Health Insurance Premiums by Civil Servants 6 May 2016 Madam Speaker, I would like to make a statement in response to the 3 May 2016 letter that was issued by Mr. James Watler, President of the Cayman Islands Civil Service Association (“CICSA”) […]

Cayman Islands Cabinet gives green light for Office Of Ombudsman

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Cabinet has agreed to the outline business case for the establishment of an Ombudsman’s Office. This gives a green light for work to begin to combine the Office of the Complaints Commissioner and the Information Commissioner’s Office to form the new office. The independent office will also deal with complaints against the police and in […]

Fisher Wright is Cayman Islands Government Employee of the Month

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Fisher is most helpful, courteous and willing. Fisher Wright is the Cayman Islands Government Employee of the Month for December 2015. Mr. Wright, affectionately known as Fisher Porter, is being awarded for being Most Helpful, Courteous and Willing when executing his duties as the lead facilities technician within the Facilities Management Department The Cayman Islands […]

Cayman Islands appoints new Court Administrator

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Bothwell Named Court Administrator The Deputy Governor and Head of the Civil Service, Mr. Franz Manderson is pleased to announce the appointment of Suzanne Bothwell as Court Administrator Designate. Mrs. Bothwell was named the successful candidate after an open recruitment process in which she sat before a panel including Chief Justice, Hon. Anthony Smellie; Deputy […]

Retirement of Ms. Alicia E. (Jen) Dixon Director of the Department of Children & Family Services

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Statement by the Honourable Osbourne Bodden, MLA Ministry of Community Affairs, Youth & Sports On behalf of my colleagues and the entire Cayman Islands Government, I extend my sincere gratitude and thanks to a remarkable woman who has dedicated her life to the Civil Service and the people of the Cayman Islands. After thirty-three years […]

New Year’s message from Cayman Islands Premier

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New Year’s message 2015 Premier Hon. Alden McLaughlin, MBE, JP, MLA             Fellow Caymanians, Residents and Visitors, Happy New Year. 2014 is behind us with all its challenges, disappointments and successes. 2015 stretches before us like the black ribbon of a new untraveled road. The New Year gives us the […]

Cayman Children Carol at Government Administration

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Students brought Christmas cheer to the Civil Service today (Thursday, 18 December, 2014). The year-two Savannah Primary School students sang carols in the lobby of the Government Administration Building, and decorated a traditional Caymanian “Willow” Christmas tree – complete with hand-made ornaments and a white beach-sand base. The 25 youngsters, ages six to seven years, […]