Archive for May 2nd, 2019

Petition activists warn gov’t off signing contracts

Petition activists warn gov’t off signing contracts

| 02/05/2019 | 129 Comments

(CNS): With the petition for a people-initiated referendum on the proposed cruise berthing project now less than 500 voter signatures away from the target to trigger the national poll, campaigners have written to the premier warning government not to sign any binding contracts until after the referendum takes place. The activists expect to have the […]

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Miller resigns as opposition leader

Miller resigns as opposition leader

| 02/05/2019 | 104 Comments

(CNS): Following the recent breakdown of the relationship between Opposition Leader Ezzard Miller and the other non-government independent MLAs sitting on the opposition benches, the North Side MLA has resigned from the constitutional role. In a letter to Governor Martyn Roper, Miller said that he will step down at the end of this month, giving […]

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Growing customers boost CUC coffers

Growing customers boost CUC coffers

| 02/05/2019 | 15 Comments

(CNS) UPDATED: A 4% increase in sales along with lower costs and finance charges resulted in a boost in earnings for Grand Cayman’s monopoly power provider during the first quarter of this year. In the first report of 2019 CUC recorded net earnings of $4.5 million, an increase of $1.8 million on the same period […]

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Woman fights off North Side home invader

Woman fights off North Side home invader

| 02/05/2019 | 17 Comments

(CNS): Police are appealing for information following a home invasion in North Side early Wednesday morning. Around 2:30am a woman at home with her children found a man in the house who was attempting to take a handbag. However, the woman tackled the stranger and a struggle ensued, during which she was able to retrieve […]

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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.