June 15, 2021

iNews Briefs & Community Events

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NOTE: See also Community Events listed in DATE ORDER below articles and notices Cayman Islands; East End District Community Meeting Thursday, 30 August The RCIPS will be holding a District Community Meeting in East End on Thursday evening, 30 August. The meeting will be held at 7:00PM at the East End Presbyterian Church Hall. The […]

iNews Briefs & Community Events

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NOTE: See also Community Events listed in DATE ORDER below articles and notices Cayman Airways celebrates 50 years The Hon Moses Kirkconnell, congratulates Cayman Airways on celebrating 50 years Deputy Premier and Minister of Tourism, The Hon Moses Kirkconnell, congratulates Cayman Airways on celebrating 50 years as the National Flag Carrier of the Cayman Islands. […]

Cayman Islands Financial Services specialist chooses Community Affairs

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As Government’s newest Deputy Chief Officer for the Ministry of Community Affairs, André Ebanks has the credentials and the willpower to make a qualitative difference. Recognising the importance of this recruitment, His Excellency the Acting Governor and Head of the Civil Service, Hon. Franz Manderson, said “I am delighted to see another young and talented […]

Cayman Islands Community Affairs Chief Officer confirmed

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The Deputy Governor has confirmed Teresa Echenique as the new Chief Officer for the Ministry of Community Affairs. Ms Echenique had been acting as Chief Officer in the ministry since last September 2017. The former social worker has 15 years of experience as the head of the Department of Community Rehabilitation and overall 25 years […]

CFO Joel Burke is a Fixed Asset at Cayman Islands Ministry of Community Affairs

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As Chief Financial Officer for the Ministry of Community Affairs, Joel Burke has a lot of responsibility balancing on his shoulders. A trailblazer, at not yet 27 years old, he is believed to be one of the Government’s youngest CFO to date. Mr. Burke’s meteoric rise however is no flash in the pan. He got […]

Cayman Islands International Men’s Day Luncheon celebrates, acknowledges

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Honouring male role models and improving men’s well-being were the themes of an International Men’s Day luncheon on Tuesday, 20 November 2017. Hosted by the Ministry of Community Affairs, the event acknowledged the tremendous contributions by men in the caring professions to the social fabric of society. Held at Grand Old House, honourees included foster […]

Cayman Islands Premier leads delegation to UK, Brussels, for financial services matters

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The Premier, the Hon. Alden McLaughlin, is leading a Government delegation to the UK and Brussels for discussions on financial services matters. Accompanying him are the Minister of Financial Services, the Hon. Tara Rivers; Councillor for Human Resources, Immigration and Community Affairs, Austin Harris; Ministry of Financial Services’ Chief Officer, Dr Dax Basdeo; Department of […]

Cayman Islands Adventists distribute school supplies

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The Adventist Church once again demonstrated its commitment to community services with the distribution of 260 backpacks and 45 packets of school supplies to scores of children who turned out for an end-of-summer fun day last Sunday (20 August) at the Airport Park. The backpacks were funded by the Cayman Islands Conference of Seventh-day Adventists […]

The Editor Speaks: Ministers and councillors

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It has all been settled. Here we have the list of all the assigned positions in the Unity Government. Human Resources, Immigration and Community Affairs MINISTER: Hon. Alden McLaughlin, MBE, JP, MLA Premier COUNCILLOR: Austin Harris District Administration, Tourism & Transport MINISTER: Hon. Moses Kirkconnell, JP, MLA Deputy Premier COUNCILLOR: NONE Public Finance and Economic […]

Child Month Reception

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Child Month Reception at Cayman Islands Government House This year’s Honouring Child Month reception was held on the patio of Government House, on Wednesday, 17 May 2017. Hosted by her Excellency, the Governor Helen Kilpatrick, the evening event was held to thank Department of Children and Family Services (DCFS) staff, their partner agencies and community […]