NiCE Project figures

This Christmas season, 588 unemployed Caymanians across our Islands will work with The National Enhancement Community (NiCE) Project. This year there are 164 less persons applying to the programme – an indication that more people have found employment over the past year!   Work will be done on several beautification and enhancement projects, including 39

 

Customs Process Streamlined for Arriving Air Passengers

Since the second week in November 2016 the Customs Department has been operating a new customs clearance system in the Customs Arrival Hall of Owen Roberts International Airport (ORIA). For persons with nothing to declare this means that they are able to promptly exit the arrivals hall once they have retrieved their bags and handed

 

2016 Chamber Luncheon Premier Speech

2016 Chamber Luncheon Premier Speech by Premier Hon. Alden McLaughlin, MBE, JP, MLA Wednesday, 19 October 2016 Ritz-Carlton Good afternoon, When I first addressed the Chamber Legislative Luncheon back in September 2013, I commented on the importance of a genuine partnership between Government and private enterprise. I also said a respectful and genuine partnership is

 

The Truth About Smith Barcadere

Response to Cayman Compass editorial of 5 October, 2016 By Premier Hon. Alden McLaughlin, MBE, JP, MLA 6 October, 2016 Madam Speaker, Good morning. I am constrained to rise and once again address yet another factually incorrect editorial by the Cayman Compass.  It’s a shame Madam Speaker that the editorial board of the Cayman Compass

 

Proposed Integrated Solid Waste Management System

A report commissioned by the Cayman Islands Government, which was prepared by environmental consultancy firm Amec Foster Wheeler, is now available to the public for review and comment. The draft outline business case can be read on www.ministryofhealth.gov.ky View Pdf Here

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This Christmas season, 588 unemployed Caymanians across our Islands will work with The National Enhancement Community (NiCE) Project. This year there are 164 less persons applying to the programme - an indication that more people have found employment over the past year!  \r\n\r\nWork will be done on several beautification and enhancement projects, including 39 beach access projects. Workers will als...
Since the second week in November 2016 the Customs Department has been operating a new customs clearance system in the Customs Arrival Hall of Owen Roberts International Airport (ORIA).\r\n\r\nFor persons with nothing to declare this means that they are able to promptly exit the arrivals hall once they have retrieved their bags and handed their customs declaration forms to an officer at the entrance o...
2016 Chamber Luncheon Premier Speech by Premier Hon. Alden McLaughlin, MBE, JP, MLA\r\n\r\nWednesday, 19 October 2016\r\n\r\nRitz-Carlton\r\n\r\nGood afternoon,\r\n\r\nWhen I first addressed the Chamber Legislative Luncheon back in September 2013, I commented on the importance of a genuine partnership between Government and private enterprise. I also said a respectful and genuine partnership is required if govern...
Response to Cayman Compass editorial of 5 October, 2016\r\n\r\nBy Premier Hon. Alden McLaughlin, MBE, JP, MLA\r\n\r\n6 October, 2016\r\n\r\nMadam Speaker,\r\n\r\nGood morning. I am constrained to rise and once again address yet another factually incorrect editorial by the Cayman Compass.  It’s a shame Madam Speaker that the editorial board of the Cayman Compass continues to pen opinion pieces without full know...
A report commissioned by the Cayman Islands Government, which was prepared by\r\nenvironmental consultancy firm Amec Foster Wheeler, is now available to the public for review and comment. The draft outline business case can be read on www.ministryofhealth.gov.ky\r\n\r\nView Pdf Here...
Public Health is holding a series of town hall meetings to inform residents about the Zika virus and to address concerns, especially for pregnant women.\r\n\r\nThe meetings will be attended by a panel including Acting Medical officer of Health Dr. Samuel Williams-Rodriguez, Ministry of Health Chief Officer Jennifer Ahearn, obstetricians Dr. Gillian Belfonte and Dr. Gilberta Alexander, internal medicin...
\r\nCalling it an \"immense improvement\" that promotes and protects the interests of Caymanian lawyers while also addressing international compliance standards, Financial Services Minister Wayne Panton highlighted today\'s gazettal of the Legal Practitioners Bill, 2016, as a defining moment for the Cayman Islands.\r\n\r\n\r\n\r\n\r\n\"The bill has taken the better part of 15 years to accomplish,\' he said. \'I tha...
By Premier Hon. Alden McLaughlin, MBE, JP, MLA\r\n\r\n5 PM, Sunday, 11 September, 2016\r\n\r\n \r\n\r\nI am grateful to the Cayman Ministers’ Association and the Seventh Day Adventist Conference for the invitation to be here this evening as the churches of these Islands seek to affirm and promote the bible-based family values upon which this beloved country of ours was founded. I am looking forward very mu...