November 13, 2019

Growth and development of notch speleothems from Cayman Brac, British West Indies

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Response to variable climatic conditions over the last 125,000 years By Jones, Brian;Zheng, Erjun;Li, Long The spectacular wave-cut notch on Cayman Brac, which is 6 m above sea level, formed during Marine Isotope Stage 5e highstand, 128,000 to 116,000 years ago. On Cayman Brac, the notch is commonly decorated with speleothems (mostly stalactites) that are […]

iNews Briefs & Community Events

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The University of the West Indies: Small States In Global Governance Cayman: Registration for NiCE Project Winter 2019 The National Community Enhancement (NiCE) Winter Project 2019 registration is on Wednesday, 13 November in the Lions Centre, at 9 a.m. Late-comers will not be allowed to register. The sign-up and orientation session ends at 12 noon. Unemployed […]

One confirmed case of Dengue in Grand Cayman

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From Ministry of Health and the MRCU Officials from the Ministry of Health, along with the Mosquito Research and Control Unit, wish to advise the public of one confirmed case of Dengue for a Cayman Islands resident who had no recent travel history, and the steps persons can take to avoid Dengue. Dengue, which causes […]

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Cayman: The National Gallery presents “Retrospective” by Bendel Hydes Cayman: Needs Assessment Unit Office Closures The Needs Assessment Unit (NAU) wishes to inform the public that its Grand Cayman office will be closed at 3 p.m. on Friday, 18 October, to accommodate staff attending the Silent Witness March. Furthermore, the Grand Cayman and Cayman Brac offices will […]

Relocating your business to the Cayman Islands

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If you were thinking about relocating your business to the Cayman Islands, we completely support your idea. There are many perks of running a business there, and we are here to tell you all about it. Even if Cayman is not your only option, we are sure it is the best one.  Cayman is a […]

Cayman: “Pirates Week Golf Classic is back and there’s treasure to be won”

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(Grand Cayman, Cayman Islands – Friday 20th September 2019) The Cayman Islands National Festival, Pirates Week is less than two months away and organisers are pleased to announce the Pirates Week Charity Golf Classic is back! This annual sporting event doubles as a fundraiser and encourages teams to play for some very high stakes including […]

Cayman meets Shaman: The healing powers of your island escape

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By Suzanne Gerber From Travel Zoo Let’s be honest: Merely touching down in the Cayman Islands gives you a wellness boost. Over the last several years, study after study has found that being in, on, under or near the water—hi, daily Caymanian life!—can have profound mental and physiological benefits. But that baseline sense of well-being is just the beginning […]

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Cayman: Planning Department to host session on application and permit process The Department of Planning in the Ministry of Commerce, Planning and Infrastructure will host an information session on the planning application and permit process at the Family Life Centre on Thursday, September 5, 2019, 9:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. The aim of the session will be […]

Cayman: Aircraft incident at Charles Kirkconnell International Airport, Cayman Brac – UPDATE from Cayman Airways

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UPDATE From Cayman Airways Aug 29 2019 Cayman Brac airport closure impacts CAL flights Due to the Cayman Islands Airports Authority’s ongoing efforts to remove the disabled private aircraft from the runway at the Charles Kirkconnell International Airport in Cayman Brac this afternoon, Cayman Airways has had to cancel its five remaining flights between Grand […]

Cayman Brac airport temporarily closed

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Aug 29 2019 Cayman Airways has been notified that the Charles Kirkconnell International Airport (CKIA) in Cayman Brac is temporarily closed due to a disabled private aircraft on the runway. The airport is expected to remain closed for several hours this afternoon to accommodate the removal of the aircraft from the runway. As a result […]