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Radio Cayman co-host discusses topical issues on morning chat show.

Published 10th July 2017, 4:53pm

Catch the re-airing of today’s For the Record Radio Show with Orrett Connor and Theresa Pitcairn at 8pm tonight (Monday 10 July 2017) on CIGTV. The hosts delve into the intricacies of immigration law, and the Cayman Islands' concerns as a British Overseas Territory.

 

In case you miss the rebroadcast, watch the show on our YouTube on demand channel at http://bit.ly/2tEv8LE.

 

Topics covered included:

 

Immigration and Permanent Residency

  •  Legislation review and amendments; years ŕ 1972, 1977, 1984, 199, & 2003

  • Immigration Review Team (IRT) Committee Meeting mention, lack of enforcement

  • In-depth mention of 2003 Immigration Bill and its aims

  • Citizenship, work permits and permanent residency rights, comparison to state of Bermuda’s immigration affairs

  • Health, safety and housing for work permit holders 

  • The worldwide concerns surrounding immigration

 

Constitution

  •  How far can we advance without becoming independent?
  • Cayman islands effectively self-financed since 1977 congruent to the UK’s eradiation of the grant aid beginning in 1974

  • Responsibilities of the mother country to its OTs (Cayman Islands paying a $1M cost for the Falkland war)

 

CIGTV is available on the following channels:

 

28 - Logic Wireless Cable

23 - Logic TV 23

20 - Fuse

23 - Logic Over The Air (OTA)

3 - C3