July 29, 2021

The Editor Speaks: Cayman Islands to consider banning cigarette smoking?

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I can understand ministers becoming frustrated when measures are put into place to curb unhealthy habits and they have little or no effect. I can understand how ministers want to take “drastic steps” to force people to curb their unhealthy habits. BUT! You cannot and must not take away a person’s own right to make […]

Workshop paves the way for HIV operational plans

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A two-day HIV/AIDS workshop brought together local medical professionals, government staff, NGO’s, and private sector groups on Wednesday, 4 June and Thursday, 5 June. Health Minister, Hon. Osbourne Bodden opened the workshop at the Hibiscus Conference Room located at the Health Services Authority. Meanwhile, Ministry of Health Chief Officer Jennifer Ahearn joined Medical Officer of […]

Premier and Minister Bodden’s speeches in Brac LA on waste management

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Minister Bodden’s LA speech on recent tour of waste management plants and future plans Honorable Osbourne Bodden, MLA, JP Madam Speaker, thank you for allowing me the opportunity to update the Members of this Honorable House on the progress my Ministry is making in the procurement of an Integrated Solid Waste Management System for the […]

Premier, Minister Bodden to tour waste management sites

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GRAND CAYMAN, Cayman Islands – Modern, efficient waste management systems will be the focus of Cayman Islands Premier Hon. Alden McLaughlin and Minister for Environmental Health Hon. Osbourne Bodden when they travel to Tampa next week. The visit comes in the midst of work done by a multi-agency steering committee that is spearheading the development […]

Minister Bodden gets Councillor

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New Ministers sworn is as Justices of the Peace GRAND CAYMAN, Cayman Islands – Councillor Alva Suckoo has been appointed to Minister Hon. Osbourne Bodden to help in the areas of Sports, Youth and Culture in the Ministry of Health, Sports, Youth and Culture. “I’m very happy to have him share with the workload,” said […]