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Press Releases: June 2009

Approval for $573.6 M
The LA voted the sum so government can continue functioning while the new budget is awaited. 30th June 2009, 1:46pm
No Child Left Behind!
Sister Islands Minister is proud of Little Cayman Education Services. 29th June 2009, 3:52pm
Wireman Exams Scheduled
The Electrical Board of Examiners announces electrical wireman exam dates. 29th June 2009, 3:12pm
LA Meets on Interim Budget
The government motion seeks $573.6 million, before the next annual budget presentation. 29th June 2009, 2:53pm
Cabinet Office Supports ICO
"While it's normal to expect some teething issues, we are generally very pleased with everyone's performance," says Cabinet Secretary Orrett Connor.  29th June 2009, 12:51pm
Bermuda Looks into FOI
Bermuda's Cabinet Office visits to examine Cayman's experiences with Freedom of Information. 25th June 2009, 5:26pm
Spotlight Goes Green and Skateboarding
On this week's show: Reducing your office footprint; Grind with skateboarder Shaun White, and learn about the Protocol Office. 24th June 2009, 5:23pm
PRIDE Now Online
The Department of Tourism's PRIDE Programme goes online. 24th June 2009, 4:32pm
Truck Boosts Veterinary Services
A new truck means farmers can expect enhanced after-hours vet services. 24th June 2009, 4:21pm
New Look for Brac Daycare
Minister meets some of her youngest constituents. 19th June 2009, 5:58pm
Get Tested This Week
The Public Health Department is offering free HIV testing from 25 June - 3 July as part of HIV Testing Week. 19th June 2009, 5:41pm
Mr Julian Reddyhough, Cert Hon
Attorney Reddyhough has earned the Certificate and Badge of Honour for his sustained contributions to the care of the elderly at the Pines Retirement Home. 19th June 2009, 5:09pm
GIS Spotlight on FOI Reaches Out
On this week's show: Sharing freedom of information ideas with Bermuda; Red Cross storm solutions, and becoming a turtle nest spotter. 18th June 2009, 2:39pm
Ms Sharon Marie Martin, Cert Hon
"Love of children" is the simple yet encompassing reason that Ms Martin gives as the motivation behind her three decades in the profession.  18th June 2009, 12:44pm
Dr Elsa Cummings, Cert Hon
ICCI "became and remained a major focus in my life and I dedicated most of my energies to it." 17th June 2009, 12:38pm
First Sickle Cell Disease Day
Cayman is joining the UN in observing the first annual Sickle Cell Disease World Day on Thursday, 19 June. 16th June 2009, 4:26pm
Michael William Needham CPM
Over 40 years of service in the UK and Cayman earns Mr Needham the Colonial Police Medal for Meritorious Service. 16th June 2009, 4:14pm
Honorary Consuls Meet
Government officials met with Cayman's honorary consuls to update them on disaster management and other plans. 16th June 2009, 4:04pm
New Deputy Chief Secretary
Franz Manderson is leaving the Chief Immigration Officer post, taking up new duties on 1 July. 16th June 2009, 3:37pm
Practical Nurses Graduate
The Minister of Health congratulated the five graduates, pointing out that there's a need for nurses. 16th June 2009, 3:31pm
Queen's Birthday Celebrated
Residents' awards received and announce during official celebrations of Her Majesty's birthday. 13th June 2009, 2:08pm
Queen's Birthday Honours
Five have been recognised as outstanding members of the community. 13th June 2009, 1:32pm
Ministry Supports Sea Swim
"My ministry is committed to the continued growth and development of all sports in the Cayman Islands." 13th June 2009, 1:24pm
Breaking the Taboo
Minister of Health Mark Scotland people should learn to talk about HIV and AIDS. 13th June 2009, 1:20pm
Constitution Approved
Governor Jack outlines the next steps to be taken before Cayman's new Constitution comes into effect. 13th June 2009, 1:16pm
Get Ready - It's Hurricane Season!
On this week's show: Disaster preparedness at the HSA; becoming a shelter volunteer and creating a hurricane kit for every budget. 12th June 2009, 1:08pm
Be a Hero - Donate Blood!
"At any time, anyone of us could need blood. It is important that we sign up for this civic duty," said Minister of Health Mark Scotland. 12th June 2009, 12:44pm
Fourth Kitchen Fire of 2009
Residents are urged to use proper gas connections. 10th June 2009, 12:32pm
Speaker Addresses House
The Hon. Mary Lawrence, JP, set the tone in her maiden speech for presiding over the LA's proceedings. 5th June 2009, 4:28pm
Film Careers under the Spotlight
On this week's show: Make money following your dream; see how artists do it, and state-of-the-art training for Public Works. 5th June 2009, 4:12pm
UK Minister Visits
Huw Irranca-Davies, Minister for the Natural and Marine Environment, Wildlife and Rural Affairs was here for two days and gave a speech yesterday at the Conference of the United Kingdom Overseas Territories Conservation Forum. 5th June 2009, 3:50pm
Planning's New Faces
Six have joined Planning's team, while another long-serving employee has moved up the ranks. 5th June 2009, 3:35pm
First Day in Office
Newly elected Minister of District Administration, Works and Gender Affairs, the Hon Julianna O'Connor-Connolly, hits the ground running. 4th June 2009, 6:55pm
UKOTCF Conference
UK Minister announces funding for round 17 of DEFRA's Darwin Initiative. 4th June 2009, 10:13am
Her Majesty's Birthday
The public is invited to join in The Queen's Birthday celebrations. 4th June 2009, 10:04am
New Complaints Commissioner
Nicola Williams, a former commissioner with the London and South East England Independent Police Commission, has been appointed to the post. 3rd June 2009, 1:50pm
Courtesy Call
RFA LARGS BAY Officers Make Civil Service Courtesy Calls 3rd June 2009, 12:21pm
HMCI to Get New Boss
McCleary Frederick to be HMCI's new director. 1st June 2009, 12:12pm