Archive for June 20th, 2019

Swim team named for CCCAN championships

Swim team named for CCCAN championships

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(CNS Local Life): Cayman is sending 11 swimmers to compete in the Central American and Caribbean Swimming Federation (CCCAN) championships in Barbados, taking place from 28 June to 2 July. The competition is an age-group swimming championship with 11-12, 13-14, 15-17 and 18 and over categories.

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Improved therapy to help reduce hair loss for chemo patients

Improved therapy to help reduce hair loss for chemo patients

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(CNS Local Life): The Cayman Islands Health Services Authority (HSA) chemotherapy unit has upgraded its cold cap therapy for patients hoping to prevent or reduce the loss of their hair as a result of chemotherapy. The scalp cooling system will improve efficiency of the treatment and provide a more comfortable experience for users. 

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Students’ artwork on display at National Gallery

Students’ artwork on display at National Gallery

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(CNS Local Life): The National Gallery of the Cayman Islands (NGCI) and Walkers are presenting an exhibition of student artwork created during the Walkers Art Club programme, which runs at the gallery for the full school year. The five weekly afterschool art clubs support 75 public and private school students comprising foundation, primary (in Grand […]

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UK and Cayman hold joint hurricane exercise

UK and Cayman hold joint hurricane exercise

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(CNS Local Life): This week various Cayman departments took part in a joint training programme and exercise with counterparts in the UK and the British High Commission in Kingston to simulate a response to a major hurricane strike on Jamaica and the Cayman Islands. Local participants in the exercise were teams from the Governor’s Office, […]

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NRA announces Island Heritage roundabout upgrade

NRA announces Island Heritage roundabout upgrade

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The National Roads Authority (NRA) will be carrying out improvement works to the Island Heritage roundabout, on Esterley Tibbetts Highway. The work is scheduled to begin on Monday, 1 July 2019 and will last approximately two months. While the work is ongoing, traffic on the roundabout may be temporarily reduced to one lane and drivers […]

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Planned works – traffic delays near Kings Sports Centre

Planned works – traffic delays near Kings Sports Centre

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Water Authority – Cayman wishes to advise its valuable customers that the motoring public will experience restricted access on the roundabout in the vicinity of Kings Sports Centre (off Crewe Road and Linford Pierson Highway) from 3:00 a.m. to 9:00 a.m. on Sunday, 23 June 2019 in order to carry out infrastructure upgrades in the […]

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Is national diversity a WORC goal?

Is national diversity a WORC goal?

| 20/06/2019 | 3 Comments

Are employers still required to have a diverse range of nationalities among their work permit holders? Auntie’s answer: To offer context, I received this question in response to a CNS article on Governor Martyn Roper posting a graphic on his Facebook page depicting the many nationalities in Cayman on work permits, and saying that it […]

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