Archive for July 4th, 2024

Parliament may not approve boundary report before elections

Parliament may not approve boundary report before elections

| 04/07/2024 | 27 Comments

(CNS): It has been almost eleven months since the Electoral Boundary Commission finished its report and made recommendations to the Cayman Islands Government about how to address the significant disparity between constituencies across Grand Cayman, but in that time, the UPM government has failed to tell the people what it plans to do.

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CIIA urges residents to make insurance claims asap

CIIA urges residents to make insurance claims asap

| 04/07/2024 | 45 Comments

(CNS): Homeowners whose property was damaged by Hurricane Beryl should contact their insurance providers as soon as possible, the Cayman Islands Insurance Association has said. Insurance providers can receive and assist with claims, CIIA said, but prompt communication is crucial to ensure they are processed efficiently and effectively. However, the association said that most insurance […]

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All-clear given for Grand Cayman as Beryl rolls away

All-clear given for Grand Cayman as Beryl rolls away

| 04/07/2024 | 69 Comments

 (CNS): The National Emergency Operations Centre (NEOC) has now given the all-clear for all three Cayman Islands after the shelter-in-place direction was lifted for Grand Cayman at 1:00pm and the hurricane warnings discontinued. However, residents are urged to exercise caution when going outdoors and to take necessary safety precautions. Rough seas are still expected today […]

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Woman stabbed in supermarket car park

Woman stabbed in supermarket car park

| 04/07/2024

(CNS): A woman was stabbed on Wednesday before the arrival of Hurricane Beryl, the RCIPS have confirmed noting that this was a domestic altercation and not a case of ‘panic shopping rage’, as had been rumoured on social media yesterday. The stabbing happened in the parking lot of Foster’s supermarket in the Airport Centre long […]

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Sister Island given all clear as Hurricane Beryl moves away

Sister Island given all clear as Hurricane Beryl moves away

| 04/07/2024 | 7 Comments

(CNS): As Hurricane Beryl began to move away from the Cayman Islands Thursday morning, the Cayman Islands Government issued the all-clear for Cayman Brac and Little Cayman. However, on Grand Cayman, the shelter-in-place direction was still in place at 11:00am as the outer bands of Beryl, still a category 3 hurricane, continued to pass to […]

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