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Press Releases: December 2011

A CPM and Three Cert. Hon.
HM Queen Elizabeth II has recognized Detective Inspector Adeniyi Collins Oremule in her 2012 New Year's Honours List; HE the Governor, Mr. Duncan Taylor, CBE has named three Caymanians to be awarded the Cayman Islands Certificate and Badge of Honour. 30th December 2011, 7:10pm
Seniors Get Festive
The West Bay District committee put a new spin on this year's Senior Citizens Christmas Party. 23rd December 2011, 11:16am
Kinks out of Ex-Gratia Pensions
The Cabinet has addressed some significant shortcomings in the Ex-Gratia pensions system 22nd December 2011, 4:19pm
Retirees Ring In Christmas
Seniors and their families welcomed the Christmas season at the annual Department of Children and Family Services fete. 22nd December 2011, 4:08pm
Christmas Message
Washington Irving said, "Christmas is a season for kindling the fire for hospitality in the hall, the genial flame of charity in the heart." 22nd December 2011, 3:55pm
Owning a Home Changes Lives
The Sister Islands Affordable Housing Development Corporation was created to promote home ownership on Cayman Brac and Little Cayman by providing affordable options. 22nd December 2011, 3:43pm
Brac Pride
The Pride project cleans up the community and helps people earn money for Christmas. 22nd December 2011, 3:33pm
Christmas on Cayman Brac
Christmas lighting ceremony ignites Christmas spirit. 22nd December 2011, 9:23am
Search for New Energy On
The Electricity Regulatory Authority announced the beginning of the process of competitive procurement for new power generation capacity on Grand Cayman. 22nd December 2011, 9:19am
Five Lead the Way
The first Civil Service College graduates were commended by government officials, relatives and friends. 22nd December 2011, 8:55am
FCCA Christmas Fun
Grand Cayman's children were treated to gifts from Santa, food, and soft drinks. 22nd December 2011, 8:44am
Census Workers Thanked
At a Government House reception, Census 2010 participants received thanks for their efforts in the exercise. 22nd December 2011, 8:31am
New Year's Hours Extended
The Liquor Licensing Board has extended New Year's eve opening hours for bars, restaurants, hotels and nightclubs. 22nd December 2011, 8:26am
Extended Passport Office Hours
The public will benefit from extended hours at the Passport and Corporate Services Office. 22nd December 2011, 8:22am
A Time to Rejoice
This is a time for reflection; a time to be with family and loved ones; a time to pause and think about our lives and how we live them; a time to celebrate the birth of Christ and to rejoice. 21st December 2011, 9:13am
Premier's Christmas Message
This is the spirit of Christmas. It's about friends and family; it's about hope; it's about love. 21st December 2011, 9:08am
Greetings from Leader of Opposition
Do whatever you can this season for another person in need and you are sure to feel much better about yourself and your life, and your Christmas is bound to be richer and more satisfying. 21st December 2011, 9:03am
Caps and Gowns for DVITP
Graduates are recognized for their completion of Domestic Violence Intervention Training Programme. 19th December 2011, 5:08pm
Kudos to Voluntary Advisor
Outstanding volunteer receives Legal Befrienders Appreciation award - in keeping with the legacy of Lee A. Freeman. 19th December 2011, 4:37pm
CIG Holiday Hours
Government offices close at 12:30 p.m. on 23 and 30 December. 19th December 2011, 4:17pm
Less Waste, More Gain
Reduce waste through more meaningful giving this holiday season. 19th December 2011, 4:03pm
Safe Meat for Holidays
All local meat carcasses have to be inspected and passed by the Department of Environmental Health. 19th December 2011, 2:01pm
Safety First
This week on GIS Spotlight: attention to safety, pulling some fund-raising weight and a historical personality. 19th December 2011, 11:20am
Migrants Repatriated
19 Cubans were returned to their homeland yesterday by Cayman Islands immigration officials. 14th December 2011, 2:08pm
Chevening Scholarships 2012
Outstanding Caymanian graduates seeking masters' degrees in British Universities are eligible for Chevening funding.  13th December 2011, 5:17pm
Prison Staff Qualify
Nineteen more prison officers are now qualified in custodial care, which all operational staff are to complete in the future.  12th December 2011, 5:42pm
Christmas in Cayman
This week on GIS Spotlight: Christmas uniquely Cayman, evaluating rehabilitation and a view into the Mind's Eye. 12th December 2011, 11:42am
DER Clarifies Holidays
A holiday observed? DER clears up confusion. 6th December 2011, 3:42pm
Bag the Plastic, BECOME Green
DoE-partnered Corporate Green Team Network has launched Phase II of Plastic Bag Reduction Campaign. 5th December 2011, 2:50pm
Celebrating Safety
This week on GIS Spotlight: prioritising safety, hauling in funds and catching 'em young. 5th December 2011, 1:28pm
Positive trendsetting
The Health Minister calls on teenagers and young adults to develop a clear vision to secure their future. 2nd December 2011, 5:21pm
Gender Equality Advocates Needed
Members sought for the newly-established Gender Equality Tribunal (GET). 29th November 2011, 12:48pm
Scoring for Gender Equality
Role models share their time and skills with local boys. 29th November 2011, 12:15pm
16 Days of Activism
Minister Mike Adam talks about 16 Days of Activism Campaign. 25th November 2011, 12:34pm