The National Hurricane Plan has been revised, some public shelters have been upgraded, the storm-surge modelling initiative is underway, and Government is following through on its commitment to establish a national emergency management agency. 31st May 2006, 4:49pm
Misrepresentations made by members of the public to various boards, such as the Work Permit Board, are a concern for government, Minister of Tourism the Hon. Charles Clifford said.
26th May 2006, 4:08pm
Workshops are being held to empower businesses to negotiate with big players in the cruise industry. The intention is to equip them with tools and skills to interact with key cruise industry players.
26th May 2006, 4:02pm
Tourism Minister the Hon. Charles Clifford addresses the policy of allowing a maximum of 9,200 cruise passengers a day on Grand Cayman. However, once the "Go East" campaign is developed, this policy could be revisited.
26th May 2006, 1:08pm
Mr. Ian Kilpatrick, chairman of the Crusader Group, announced a $100,000 donation to the Insurance Managers Scholarship Fund in honour of Ms Mary Lou Gallegos, head of Insurance Supervision for the Monetary Authority. 25th May 2006, 3:54pm
The Hon. Arden McLean meets challenges quickly and provides information promptly; he also met with colleagues from the Sister Islands to ensure their needs were covered in his Ministry's budget. 25th May 2006, 9:21am
The Ministry of Health and Human Services will have $63.1m to perform a number of functions ranging from assisting the needy to replacing hospital equipment lost to Hurricane Ivan. 24th May 2006, 9:11am
The public is invited to celebrate the official birthday of HM Queen Elizabeth II on Saturday, 10 June; there will be a parade in front of the LA followed by a garden reception at Government House. 23rd May 2006, 11:51am
Finance Committee, in the ongoing budget meeting of the Legislature, agreed to allocate over $125 million to the Ministry of Education, Training, Employment, Youth, Sports and Culture. 23rd May 2006, 11:12am
Keys for a waste-removal truck – and also for a pickup truck –were recently given to the Leader of Government Business and Minister of Agriculture, the Hon. D Kurt Tibbetts, and the DoA’s Chief Agricultural and Veterinary Officer Dr Alfred Benjamin. 19th May 2006, 4:52pm
Leader of Government Business, the Hon. Kurt Tibbetts delivered Government's financial policy statement "Keys to Our Future: Leadership, Compassion, Prudence and Vision" at the State Opening of Parliament. 3rd May 2006, 2:42pm
Delivering his first Throne Speech at the State Opening of the Legislative Assembly's 2006/2007 session, Governor Jack noted a much stronger relationship evolving between Cayman and the UK. 2nd May 2006, 1:36pm