Archive for November 3rd, 2015

Former housing trust director sent to jail

Former housing trust director sent to jail

| 03/11/2015 | 72 Comments

(CNS): The former deputy chair of the National Housing and Development Trust Board, Edlin Myles, was committed to HMP Northward Tuesday after his appeal against a six month jail sentence for a housing trust insurance fraud. The appeal court upheld the punishment handed down by Justice Alex Henderson more than sixteen months ago and opted not to […]

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Premier: 1,500 jobless can’t all be unemployable

Premier: 1,500 jobless can’t all be unemployable

| 03/11/2015 | 117 Comments

(CNS): The premier has stated that his government does not blame the business community for unemployment but he does not believe that the more than 1,500 Caymanians officially registered as jobless are all unemployable. Alden McLaughlin revealed that how government deals with local unemployment will be part of the current shake-up of the public sector […]

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Lockhart hopes for farm therapy centre

Lockhart hopes for farm therapy centre

| 03/11/2015 | 2 Comments

(CNS): As government moves towards developing a long-term residential treatment facility for those suffering with serious mental health problems, the HSA’s psychiatrist has revealed the goal for a therapeutic farm centre. Dr Marc Lockhart said that the climate was perfect in Cayman for a farm facility and such centres give a great sense of purpose […]

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We have created a new system to help us address questions we receive from the public for the press briefings. We are getting hundreds every day and it’s impossible to read and deal with them while the PB is in process as there are a lot of moving parts to being able to do the Zoom meeting, take notes and respond to their info in real time.

So we are asking people to send their questions each day BEFORE NOON to: covid-questions@caymannewsservice.com

This will give us a chance to read, sort and consolidate the questions so that we get to the issues that people are most concerned about.

Thanks for your help. In the meantime the ones you have sent will be sorted and collated.