Archive for August 5th, 2022

DP: Safety net needed to improve national happiness

DP: Safety net needed to improve national happiness

| 05/08/2022 | 188 Comments

(CNS): The Cayman Islands needs to invest in a social safety net and policies to improve its “gross national happiness”, Deputy Premier and Finance Minister Chris Saunders has said. Of the six metrics that drive a county’s happiness levels used by the United Nations for its World Happiness Report, the one that counts most is […]

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Masks still needed to slow COVID-19 spread

Masks still needed to slow COVID-19 spread

| 05/08/2022 | 99 Comments

(CNS): Public Health officials say wearing masks in public and other preventative measures are still needed to curb the spread of COVID-19 in the Cayman Islands. With the significant decline in people reporting their home tests or choosing to take PCR tests when they have symptoms, the government is no longer able to report an accurate […]

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Real estate still poses high risk of money laundering

Real estate still poses high risk of money laundering

| 05/08/2022 | 138 Comments

(CNS): More than 40% of property developers and real estate agents selected last year by the Department of Commerce and Investment for inspection for their anti-money laundering processes were found to be non-compliant with the regulations. According to both the DCI’s 2021 Supervisory Report and the National Risk Assessment 2021, which have both been made […]

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