February 21, 2024

Celebrating the Success of the “Grown in Cayman” Initiative at the 2024 Cayman Cookout

Honourable Minister Johany ‘Jay’ Ebanks The Ministry of Planning, Agriculture, Housing, Infrastructure, Transport & Development (PAHITD), is thrilled to announce the successful conclusion of the 2024 Cayman Cookout event, held from January 10th to January 14th. This event signifies a momentous achievement in the Ministry’s continuous endeavours to promote the local agriculture sector, fortify food […]

Cayman: Statement to House of Parliament re Swim Free Programme

By: Hon. Juliana O’Connor-Connolly, Minister for Education Date: 9th June, 2022 Mr. Speaker, I rise to offer a statement about an extremely important programme that can help save the lives of our children. Mr. Speaker, Swim Free is a public and private partnership programme that is fully endorsed by the Caucus and Cabinet and supported […]

Cayman Finance Student Education and Work Experience Programme completes its 5th year

Cayman Finance recently celebrated the culmination of the fifth year of its Student Education and Work Experience Programme that saw more than 40 students in 2019 benefit from workshops, mentorship, and work placements designed to give them greater insights into the Cayman Islands financial services industry. The Year 12 students from high schools across the […]

Little Cayman Emergency Command Centre to be opened

Deputy Premier and Minister of District Administration, Works, Lands and Agriculture Hon. Juliana O’Connor-Connolly will be opening the Little Cayman Emergency Command Centre at the Public Works Department Compound on Wednesday, 26 September at 11am. An invitation is extended by the Deputy Premier to all Little Cayman residents to attend the opening where light refreshments […]

The Editor Speaks: Brac paving disgrace

There has been much in Cayman’s media since a public interest report by the Auditor General on the expenditure of almost $3.5 million on paving in Cayman Brac, including more than $500,000 on private parking lots. What at first looked suspicious and was the cause for an inquiry by the Public Accounts Committee – a […]

CISA goes nuts about coconuts

The Cayman Islands Agricultural Society will be hosting Coconut Festival on Saturday, 29 September in conjunction with Market at the Grounds. Labeled a traditional Caymanian Day, the event will focus on all things coconut. There will be sampling of traditional Cayman coconut dinners such as conch stew, beans with pie, plus coconut ice-cream, coconut candy, […]