Tourism stipend registration reopens – Cayman Compass

Cayman Compass

Displaced tourism workers will have another opportunity to sign up for government’s temporary stipend when a new round of registration begins Tuesday, 26 Jan., the Ministry of Tourism announced Friday.

The stipend programme is aimed at assisting jobless Caymanians affected by the COVID-19 pandemic, with 2,898 tourism workers to date receiving the monthly funds.

In December, Tourism Minister Moses Kirkconnell announced the $1,000 stipend for displaced workers would be extended to June…