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Press Releases: September 2012

Focus on Marine Parks
Public consultation proves to be vital in determining the new boundaries of proposed expanded Marine Parks. 20th December 2012, 4:44pm
Dengue Update
Further dengue fever cases confirmed. 20th December 2012, 4:40pm
Community Aids Caribbean Haven
Community partners, KPMG, helps to improve Caribbean Haven Residential Centre's infrastructure and landscape. 20th December 2012, 4:23pm
New Flora Book Released
A recent book publication describes the Islandsí flora. 20th December 2012, 2:56pm
Pioneer Pin Revealed
Youth Services pioneers will be awarded with a specially designed pin at the 2013 National Heroes Day Award Ceremony. 20th December 2012, 2:41pm
HPV Vaccine in Schools
A cancer prevention shot will be integrated into childhood immunization programme for schools. 20th December 2012, 2:25pm
No Smoking in Public Places
Public is reminded that smoking in public places is prohibited.  20th December 2012, 2:07pm
Tobacco Dealers to Renew Registration
Tobacco Dealers are reminded that the deadline to apply for renewal of registration is 1 November 2012. 20th December 2012, 1:57pm
Celebrating Seniors
October has been set aside to celebrate seniors and their contributions to society. 20th December 2012, 1:48pm
HPV Vaccine Soon Available
A cervical cancer prevention vaccination will soon be available to the public. 20th December 2012, 1:35pm
Employee Proves Her Worth
DCFS staffer was recognized for outstanding work as a part of the Deputy Governor's Awards programme. 20th December 2012, 1:31pm
Successful Road to Recovery
As a part of the Recovery Month celebrations, 20 persons were recognised for outstanding accomplishments in recovery from substance abuse. 20th December 2012, 1:25pm
Welcome Home, Residents
National Housing Development Trust handed over keys to 26 families. 20th December 2012, 1:19pm
First Dengue Case Confirmed
First local case of imported dengue fever by a returning resident. 20th December 2012, 1:15pm
Standards Help Change Healthcare Facilities
How National Standards for Healthcare facilities are affecting change in doctor's visits 20th December 2012, 1:00pm
Youth Flex Their Voices
For the week starting 1 October, GIS Spotlight focuses on youth broadcasters, giving peace its due and reminds you to nominate your heroes who put youth first.  28th September 2012, 5:02pm
Peace Day Pledge
The Deputy Governor led civil service staff in making the pledge this morning with his office personnel. 21st September 2012, 2:57pm
Nominate Your Hero
For the week starting 24 September on GIS Spotlight: lauding youth workers, keeping government transparent and following the law for using cell phones while driving. 20th September 2012, 4:58pm
Right to Know Week Set
Everyone is being reminded that the Freedom of Information Law allows access to government records. 19th September 2012, 10:20am
Demolition paves the way for Scouts HQ
Scouting association is fundraising for new home. 18th September 2012, 4:32pm
Countdown for Peace
The Department of Counselling Services will lead as the Cayman Islands celebrates its first International Peace Day. 17th September 2012, 5:45pm
Donation for Peace
The Department of Counselling Services happily received a donation from Rotary Central for its Peace Day celebrations. 17th September 2012, 5:37pm
Posters Show National Pride
The Deputy Governor this week unveiled the redesigned Cayman Islands National Symbols posters. 16th September 2012, 4:40pm
Convenient Permits Meet Special Needs
Local businesses can now bring in temporary "non-professional" workers using Immigration's new Visitor's Work Visas. 16th September 2012, 4:34pm
Heroes Day. Ready. Set. Go!
A new nomination process will distinguish the 2013 National Heroes Day Award Ceremony. 10th September 2012, 4:36pm
No More Cholera Cases in Cuba
Public Health Department has issued an update on the Cholera situation in Cuba. 10th September 2012, 2:37pm
Your Right to Know
For the week starting 10 September on GIS Spotlight: better access to information, upholding peace and celebrating tourism. 7th September 2012, 5:19pm
Costs of Substance Addiction
The Department of Counselling Services takes a look at the cost effects of substance addiction in the Cayman Islands.  5th September 2012, 3:30pm
Public Comments Deadline
Comments on the draft Sexual Harassment Bill, 2010 can be submitted until 27 September. 4th September 2012, 3:41pm
GIS Spotlight: Competitions for Kids
GIS Spotlight focuses on ocean conservation, tourism awareness and better hurricane preparedness. 3rd September 2012, 6:17pm