Cannabis oil legislation changes on track

GRAND CAYMAN, Cayman Islands – The Cayman Islands Government is pushing on in its efforts to legalise the importation and dispensing of cannabis oil for medical use but acknowledges that questions loom about how it would be sourced and dispensed. Proposed legislation will be ready for debate when the Legislative Assembly reconvenes in late September

 

Statement on locally transmitted Zika cases

By Premier Hon. Alden McLaughlin, MBE, JP, MLA 9 August, 2016 Unfortunately, in addition to the imported six cases of Zika, the Acting Medical Officer has confirmed that there are at least two cases of locally transmitted Zika Virus. However, what is fortunate is that Government and the Mosquito Research and Control Unit have been

 

Improving Cayman’s Road

We are working at making it easy to get around Cayman, widening roads, eliminating congestion and reducing drive times.  We are also working hard to drive business back into George Town, with our Revitalisation Project. All of this means some temporary pain, but be patient – the results are going to make everyone’s lives easier.

 

Report Recommends Residential Mental Health Facility

Report Recommends Residential Mental Health Facility A newly released report recommends building a long-term residential mental health facility in the Cayman Islands as the best way forward to treat local patients. This was the conclusion of an outline business case prepared for government by consultancy firm KPMG. Currently there is no long-term residential mental health

 

UK remains committed to Cayman

UK remains committed to Cayman The United Kingdom remains committed to the Cayman Islands and other Overseas Territories as the process for Britain to exit the European Union evolves. Premier Hon. Alden McLaughlin discussed the Brexit move with Overseas Territories Minister Mr. James Duddridge on 29 June, 2016. In a letter dated 5 July, 2016,

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GRAND CAYMAN, Cayman Islands – The Cayman Islands Government is pushing on in its efforts to legalise the importation and dispensing of cannabis oil for medical use but acknowledges that questions loom about how it would be sourced and dispensed.\r\n\r\nProposed legislation will be ready for debate when the Legislative Assembly reconvenes in late September or early October.\r\n\r\nCabinet has approved t...
\r\nBy Premier Hon. Alden McLaughlin, MBE, JP, MLA\r\n9 August, 2016\r\nUnfortunately, in addition to the imported six cases of Zika, the Acting Medical Officer has confirmed that there are at least two cases of locally transmitted Zika Virus.\r\nHowever, what is fortunate is that Government and the Mosquito Research and Control Unit have been proactive with measures to counter the spread of the virus by ...
We are working at making it easy to get around Cayman, widening roads, eliminating congestion and reducing drive times.  We are also working hard to drive business back into George Town, with our Revitalisation Project. All of this means some temporary pain, but be patient – the results are going to make everyone’s lives easier.\r\n\r\nThis government has been able to accomplish this without any ...
Report Recommends Residential Mental Health Facility\r\n\r\n[caption id=\"attachment_8643\" align=\"alignnone\" width=\"1024\" caption=\"Long-term residential mental health facility steering group committee members who worked alongside KPMG consultants.\"][/caption]\r\n\r\nA newly released report recommends building a long-term residential mental health facility in the Cayman Islands as the best way forward to tr...
UK remains committed to Cayman\r\n\r\nThe United Kingdom remains committed to the Cayman Islands and other Overseas Territories as the process for Britain to exit the European Union evolves.\r\n\r\nPremier Hon. Alden McLaughlin discussed the Brexit move with Overseas Territories Minister Mr. James Duddridge on 29 June, 2016.\r\n\r\nIn a letter dated 5 July, 2016, to Mr. McLaughlin, Mr. Duddridge acknowledged ...
Statement on UK’s leaving EU\r\nBy Premier Hon. Alden McLaughlin, MBE, JP, MLA 24 June, 2016\r\n\r\nMister Speaker as you would be aware our friends in the United Kingdom have cast their votes to leave the European Union.\r\nMister Speaker, this referendum was a question for the United Kingdom and its voters but we all expected that the impact of a decision to leave would be felt far beyond the shores o...
By the Mosquito Research and Control Unit and Oxitec\r\n\r\nA local group opposed to the Friendly Aedes aegypti Project have made a series of public statements. Many of these assertions are false or misleading. This briefing is designed to facilitate accurate information.\r\n\r\nThe project is being carried out by the Cayman Islands Mosquito Research and Control Unit (MRCU) in collaboration with biotechno...
By Premier Hon. Alden McLaughlin, MBE, JP, MLA\r\n8 June, 2016\r\nMadam Speaker, I wish to lay a copy of the third amendment to the agreement between Dart Realty, the National Roads Authority and Government, as well as provide the House with a report on the main improvements to the original agreement.\r\n\r\nMadam Speaker, the original NRA Agreement was executed in December 2011 under the UDP administrati...