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Cayman Islands Premier’s statement re MRCU & Oxitec partnership to control mosquitoes

Announcement of MRCU and Oxitec partnership to control the Aedes aegypti mosquito. By Premier Hon. Alden McLaughlin, MBE, JP, MLA Thursday, 5 May, 2016 Legislative Assembly Madam Speaker, I am pleased to announce today that the Mosquito Research and Control…

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Four & a half year jail term for Cayman Islands Permanent Residency scammer Marcia Hamilton was sentenced last Tuesday (26) to 4 1/2 years at HMP Fairbanks by Justice Charles Quin for her part with two other women of obtaining property by…

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  More Cuban land in Cayman Brac Twenty-one Cuban migrants landed in Cayman Brac on Sunday, 24th April. Immigration officials have begun migrant reception and detention protocols. The 12 males and 9 females indicated a desire to disembark in the…

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Sea of Change Foundation announces 2016 support programme for Cayman Islands Coral Nursery Programme Sea of Change is a nonprofit organization that donates 100% of the funds raised to conservation programs to protect the ocean environment. Sea of Change has…

Cayman Islands premier’s message on Health Week

Message from Minister of Home Affairs, Health and Culture Hon. Alden McLaughlin, JP Vaccination Week in the Americas 2016 23-30 April, 2016  Commencing on Saturday 23 April, the Cayman Islands will join other countries in the Region of the Americas…

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Cayman Islands observes Vaccination Week

Observing Vaccination Week in the Americas The Cayman Islands joins other member states of the Pan American Health Organization (PAHO), i.e. North, Central and South America, Mexico, and the Caribbean, for the 14th anniversary of Vaccination Week in the Americas…

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Cayman ready for Zika

Cayman Prepared to Combat Zika Virus The Cayman Islands Ministry of Health and related stakeholders have been meeting to update Government on efforts taken to prepare and respond to the possible introduction of the Zika Virus to the Cayman Islands….

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Cayman Islands Public Health Issues Zika Travel Advisory

Following the continued regional outbreak of the Zika virus, local medical personnel remain on high alert. To this end, a travel advisory has been issued by the Public Health Department recommending all residents avoid non-essential travel to all affected countries….

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Community Events Please join the Cayman Jewish Community for the following programmes: Sunday September 27th 6:30 pm Sukkot Under the Stars Tuesday, September 29th 4:00pm Sukkot Children’s Party Monday, October 26th Mark Halawa: From Kuwait to Jerusalem Wednesday, December 9th…

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Cayman Islands Health Services Authority installs 3 new blood pressure kiosks

Providing easy access to information such as blood pressure levels encourages everyone to take responsibility for their own health, so the Cayman Islands Health Services Authority (HSA) has just installed three new blood pressure kiosks which will help people monitor…