October 27, 2021

Cayman Islands Lobster Season is open from Dec. 1

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From Cayman Islands DOE The Department of Environment (DoE) is urging members of the public to abide by the National Conservation Law (NCL) as Cayman’s lobster season opens on Saturday, 1 December. The open season spans three months between 1 December, 2018 and 28 February, 2019. During the open season, there are strict rules regarding […]

Cayman Islands: International Men’s Day (IMD) film screening oversubscribed

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The premiere of indie docu-film “Men’s Voice”, screened on International Men’s Day (Monday evening, 19 November 2018) exceeded its attendance target. There was standing room only at Regal Cinemas for the15-minute docu-film, produced by local filmmaker Freddie Diaz. Commissioned by the Family Resource Centre to highlight men’s issues on the day of the United Nations […]

Special dinner celebrates Cayman Islands-Jamaica ties

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The ties between the Cayman Islands and Jamaica were celebrated at a special Restaurant Month dinner on Thursday, 25 October. The dinner, which was held at The Wharf, featured a menu in which the pineapple was the star ingredient. The pineapple holds great significance to both islands and is represented on both countries’ Coat of […]

National Anti-Bullying Fair

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Cayman Islands National Anti-Bullying Fair breaks prior attendance record GRAND CAYMAN (GIS) – The 2018 Stood Up Interscholastic Fair, organised by the Family Resource Centre (FRC), doubled the number of participating students in its second year. Eighty-five students, representing 13 government and private schools, displayed 40 anti-bullying themed projects at the ARC, Camana Bay on […]

Message for World Mental Health Day 2018 from Cayman Islands Minister

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Minister for Health, Environment, Culture and Housing Hon. Dwayne Seymour, JP, MLA Message for World Mental Health Day 2018 Wednesday, 10 October 2018 Every year World Mental Health Day reminds us all that it is as important to focus on healthy minds as much as on healthy bodies. For governments and healthcare professionals it also […]

Cayman Islands’ Stood Up Campaign builds on last year’s to target bullying

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Major anti-bullying campaign raises awareness throughout October Five events planned to energise, incentivise, empower GRAND CAYMAN (GIS) – Raising awareness about the pernicious effects of childhood bullying and encouraging grassroots strategies to eliminate it will be highlighted during the Department of Counselling’s Services Stood Up Campaign in October. Under the 2018 theme: “See Something Do […]

Cayman Islands’ residents urged to practise food safety on World Environmental Health Day

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The Department of Environmental Health (DEH) urges members of the public to take the necessary precautions to protect themselves and their loved ones from food borne illness. This is in keeping with the “Global Food Safety & Sustainability” theme for World Environmental Health Day 2018 which will be observed on Wednesday, 26 September. “The globalisation […]

Cayman Islands’ NiCE Summer project statistics show reduction in enrolees

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GRAND CAYMAN (GIS) – In addition to general cleanup work, the two-week National Community Enhancement Project, which finished on Friday, 31 August, completed more than 65 individual sites targeted in the summer programme. The largest work assignments included Smith Barcadere, Colliers Beach Access, the Bo Miller Beach and several vacant lots in George Town and […]

Cayman Islands National Community Enhancement Project to incentivise workers

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GRAND CAYMAN (GIS) – Approximately 460 unemployed Caymanians and out-of-work spouses of Caymanians, down from 606 last December, registered for up to two weeks paid work on the Government’s National Enhancement Summer Project (NiCE). The project’s Manager, Levi Allen of the Public Works Department, explained that as well as providing much-needed enhancement of the nation’s […]

UK MPs wrap up Cayman Islands tour in Brac, Grand’s Eastern Districts

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GRAND CAYMAN, Cayman Islands – Four MPs from the United Kingdom who are part of the All-Party Parliamentary Group for the Cayman Islands visited Cayman Brac and Grand Cayman’s Eastern Districts over the weekend to get a final full picture of the Islands. Saturday’s visit to Cayman Brac had the MPs touring Long Beach, Heritage […]