October 21, 2021

Cayman Islands: PWD-CIFEC apprentices earn International Certification

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In a major milestone for the Public Works Department, five apprentices recently received their internationally recognised City and Guilds of London certification. The Department’s remarkable construction industry training programme is run jointly as a partnership with the Cayman Islands Further Education Centre and is solidly supported by private sector partners. Three of the apprentices in […]

Cayman Islands: DG, Optimists promote childhood cancer awareness

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Deputy Governor, Hon. Franz Manderson, Cert. Hon., JP, received the first t-shirt in an ongoing drive to raise childhood cancer awareness, organised by the Optimist Club of Grand Cayman, at the Government Administration Building recently. Miss Erika Sobers, a student of St. Ignatius School, who designed the t-shirt, presented the first shirt to Mr. Manderson, […]

Cayman Islands Department of Tourism Senior Development Officer Alma McKenzie retires

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Grand Cayman, Cayman Islands, 24 Oct 2017 – Ms. Alma McKenzie, Senior Tourism Training and Development Officer for the Cayman Islands Department of Tourism, has retired after 27 years of dedicated service focusing on the development of youth and infusion of tourism education into the schools’ curriculum. In honour of her service, a luncheon was […]

Cayman Islands Parliamentary Prayer Breakfast held

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Attendees at the 22nd annual National Parliamentary Prayer Breakfast prayed for the Cayman Islands and its people, sang hymns and linked hands this morning (Wednesday, 11 October 2017) at the Kimpton Seafire Resort. Opening the event and welcoming the gathering, Speaker, Hon. W. McKeeva Bush, OBE, JP, paid homage to the late Dr. Edlin Merren […]

Welcome Remarks to Red Ensign Group Conference By Acting Governor

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Welcome Remarks to Red Ensign Group Conference By Acting Governor Hon. Franz Manderson 9 a.m., Tuesday, 11 July, 2017 Grand Cayman Marriott Beach Resort (Protocol) Good morning ladies and gentlemen, It is with great pleasure that I welcome you to the Red Ensign Group Conference 2017. For those of you who were here with us […]

Commonwealth to send Election Observer Mission to the Cayman Islands

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From The Cayman Islands Governor’s Office The Governor’s Office and Elections Office can confirm that a team of Commonwealth election observers will be present in the Cayman Islands for the forthcoming election. The Mission, which is being arranged by the Commonwealth Parliamentary Association British Islands and Mediterranean Region (CPA BIMR), will oversee the election’s: political […]

Cuba and Cayman Islands pledged to orderly and safe migration

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From Presna Latino Havana, April 21 (Prensa Latina) Cuba and the Cayman Islands have today reaffirmed their pledge to implement joint actions to guarantee a regular, orderly and safe flow of migrants, the Cuban Foreign Ministry stressed. According to a statement published by the Cuban Foreign Ministry in the 4th Bilateral Round of Migration Talks […]

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 […]

Cayman long service celebrations

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Cayman Islands Civil Service celebrates long service The dedication to serving their community shown by 261 government workers in Grand Cayman was celebrated at the Civil Service Long Service Awards last Friday (20 February 2017). The event, held in the historic grounds of Pedro St. James, acknowledged the service of civil servants of 25, 30, […]

Retiring Cayman Islands Customs Officer Fêted

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Retiring Senior Customs Officer William Watson has received high praise for his commitment and dedication over 33 years in government service. At an event at Customs headquarters earlier this month to celebrate his contributions to the department and its customers, Mr. Watson was also lauded for using his considerable technical and automotive expertise on government’s […]