[6] Due to the Islands' location, the Cayman Islands do get earthquakes. Now, that's either the biggest building or the biggest tax scam on record."[50]. There is also an active Synagogue and [49]Jewish community on the island as well as places of worship in George Town for Jehovah's Witnesses and followers of the Bahá'í faith. The Cayman Islands national cricket team represents the islands in international cricket. Government Website – Entry Requirements for Work Permits", "Cayman Islands – Cay Compass News Online – Rollover for civil servants", "Country Profile for Cayman Islands — Caribbean Community (CARICOM)", "The Cayman Islands Constitution Order 2009", "Commonwealth elections observers give Cayman Islands high marks", "Governor Designate Roper arrives Monday", "Premier McLaughlin to lead 13-member coalition government", https://www.caymancompass.com/2019/10/13/cayman-regiment-would-provide-disaster-relief/, https://www.caymancompass.com/2019/10/11/uk-minister-announces-cayman-regiment-for-emergency-relief/, https://caymannewsservice.com/2019/10/cayman-to-create-military-regiment/, http://www.gov.ky/portal/page/portal/cighome/pressroom/archive/201912/Regiment%20Begins%20Recruitment, https://www.caymancompass.com/2020/01/30/regiment-senior-officers-appointed/, https://caymannewsservice.com/2018/08/cayman-islands-coast-guard-border-control/, http://www.gov.ky/portal/page/portal/cighome/pressroom/archive/201907/CICG%20Deployed%20in%20International%20Joint%20Operation, https://www.ieyenews.com/wordpress/cayman-islands-coast-guard-deployed-in-international-joint-operation/, https://caymannewsservice.com/2019/11/coastguard-to-manage-stingray-city/, "Cayman Islands History from 1700 to 1900", "United Kingdom / Europe / Member countries / Internet / Home – INTERPOL", "Cayman Islands Cruise – Grand Cayman Island, Grand Cayman – Cayman Islands", "University College Cayman Islands: About us", International College of the Cayman islands: Programs of Study, FIBA National Federations – Cayman Islands, "NatWest Island Games XVI Jersey 2015 Results – Sports – Swimming – Men's 200m Individual Medley", "International Cricket Council: Cayman Islands", "Cayman Festival and Events | Cultural Schedule", Island Games Results Isle of Wight 2011 | Sports | Shooting | Olympic Skeet Individual – Men, "Non-Self-Governing Territories listed by General Assembly in 2002", https://en.wikipedia.org/w/index.php?title=Cayman_Islands&oldid=987952223, Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License, This page was last edited on 10 November 2020, at 05:48. Grand Cayman is known for its financial services and banking industries; these flourish due to low taxation rates. Iguanas, other lizards, and frogs are also common, and the islands are rich in birdlife. [116], The National Gallery of the Cayman Islands is an art museum in George Town. Did the Jonas Brothers Co-Write Get Back by Demi Lovato? [20], The constitution was further modified in 2001 and 2009, codifying various aspects of human rights legislation. The team has previously played the sport at first-class, List A and Twenty20 level. These two agencies co-operate in aspects of law enforcement, including their joint marine unit. The Cayman Islands are a small group of islands located south of Cuba and west of Jamaica. [56] Historical sites in Grand Cayman, such as Pedro St. James Castle in Savannah, also attract visitors. The rainy season extends from mid-May through October, and the dry season lasts the balance of the year. The Cayman Islands were colonized from Jamaica by the British during the 18th and 19th centuries, and were administered by Jamaica after 1863.