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Time to celebrate medical lab professionals

Time to celebrate medical lab professionals

| 16/04/2019 | 0 Comments

(CNS Local Life): Laboratory professionals at the Health Services Authority (HSA) will dedicate time from their usual behind-the-scenes roles to celebrate Medical Laboratory Professionals Week, otherwise known as Lab Week, 21-27 April. Recognised internationally the last week of April each year, Lab Week is a time to acknowledge medical lab professionals who play a vital […]

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Walkers Road-Olympic Way connector road underway

Walkers Road-Olympic Way connector road underway

| 16/04/2019 | 1 Comment

Motorists seeking access to University College of the Cayman Islands (UCCI) and the Truman Bodden Sports Complex (TBSC) from Walkers Road can look forward to a significantly shorter journey, now that phase one of the construction of a connector road is underway.       A quarter-mile in length, the road begins in the vicinity of Burger […]

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How to complain about discriminatory job ad?

How to complain about discriminatory job ad?

| 16/04/2019 | 31 Comments

A job ad was published in the print news asking specifically for a man (see photo below). The Cayman Labour Law states that discrimination based on sex is illegal yet this company makes being male the first requirement to fill the position. Clearly this is wrong and illegal. But what agency polices this kind of […]

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Two Caymanians named UWC scholars

Two Caymanians named UWC scholars

| 15/04/2019 | 0 Comments

(CNS Local Life): Caymanians Aleigha General and Ayanna Davis-Eden have been selected as 2019 United World College (UWC) scholars. General will be attending Li Po Chun UWC in Hong Kong and Davis-Eden is headed to UWC Thailand in Phuket. “It is inspiring to receive applications from some of Cayman’s best students each year,” said Martina […]

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Jamaica aims to top medal count at CARIFTA Games

Jamaica aims to top medal count at CARIFTA Games

| 15/04/2019 | 0 Comments

(CNS Local Life): Perennial track-and-field powerhouse Jamaica expects once again to lead the medals standing at the 48th annual CARIFTA Games taking place in Cayman this weekend, even though several of the country’s top athletes will miss the competition. The Jamaica Athletics Administrative Association (JAAA) is confident of the team’s success at the meet, set […]

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Limited access due to road works – Printers Way, GT

Limited access due to road works – Printers Way, GT

| 15/04/2019 | 0 Comments

As a part of the continuing upgrade of the road network, the NRA wishes to advise motorists that on Tuesday, April 16th, 2019, between the hours of 7:00am and 4:00pm, access to Printers Way North will be closed at the roundabout. Local access will be available to residents and businesses via the Shedden Road entrance. […]

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RUBiS Top Student application deadline extended

RUBiS Top Student application deadline extended

| 15/04/2019 | 0 Comments

The application deadline for the 2019 RUBiS Top Student program has been extended to Friday, 26 April at 5pm. Students are invited to apply online for the awards which provide $15,000 worth of financial grants to students aged 7-12 in the Cayman Islands. “We have extended the deadline because we thought it would be helpful […]

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How do you request a new bus stop?

How do you request a new bus stop?

| 15/04/2019 | 9 Comments

I pass buses everyday who pull over at the yellow crossing on West Bay Road outside the medical school residence hall. Students stand at the crossing waiting for the bus, which is dangerous as cars don’t know if students are crossing or not and it’s an accident waiting to happen. The buses also block the […]

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UCCI students take on ethics challenge

UCCI students take on ethics challenge

| 14/04/2019 | 0 Comments

(CNS Local Life): The CFA Society of Cayman Islands (CFASCI) held its inaugural Ethics Challenge at the University College of the Cayman Islands (UCCI) on 1 April, in which seven teams of three students each competed in analysing and evaluating a case study identifying ethical dilemmas.

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JPs look to expand public service

JPs look to expand public service

| 14/04/2019 | 0 Comments

(CNS Local Life): At their recent annual general meeting, Cayman Islands justices of the peace (JPs) underscored the ongoing success of a free programme started by their association last year. Every Monday, Wednesday and Friday from 9am to 12 noon in the Government Administration Building (GAB) lobby, a JP is available to provide free services.

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