Monthly Archives: April 2017

Institutional Strengthening and Financing Must be Priorities for Countries to Fulfill the 2030 Agenda

Institutional Strengthening and Financing Must be Priorities for Countries to Fulfill the 2030 Agenda

On the second day of the Forum of the Countries of Latin America and the Caribbean on Sustainable Development, government representatives presented their experiences regarding voluntary national reviews to achieve the worldwide initiative’s objectives. (April 27, 2017) The strengthening of institutions, especially through improved construction and measurement of national statistics systems’ indicators, as well as(…)

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El Dorado and Hero CPL Together for 5 More Years

El Dorado and Hero CPL Together for 5 More Years

Universe Boss Chris Gayle hails Universe Best Rum World’s Best Rum* and the Biggest Party in Sport celebrate new partnership The Hero Caribbean Premier League (CPL) are delighted to announce a new five-year agreement with El Dorado, consistently voted the world’s best rum, which will take the partnership through to the end of the 2022(…)

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Latin America and the Caribbean, North America and Asia Discuss Commercial and Regulatory Matters Related to Pesticides

Latin America and the Caribbean, North America and Asia Discuss Commercial and Regulatory Matters Related to Pesticides

Countries analyzed the challenges and opportunities resulting from the establishment of maximum residue limits for pesticides in agricultural products. Quito, Ecuador, 24 April 2017 (IICA). A total of 58 delegates from Latin America and the Caribbean (LAC), India and North America analyzed the commercial significance of international regulations on pesticide residues in agricultural products, in(…)

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Grenada PM Hammers Out New Vision For The World Small States

Grenada PM Hammers Out New Vision For The World Small States

ST. GEORGE’S, GRENADA, April 21, 2017- GIS: The New Chairman of the world’s Small States Forum, Grenada’s Prime Minister Dr. Keith Mitchell, believes the time has come for a change in the narrative surrounding the global grouping. In a keynote address in Washington Thursday outlining a new vision for Small States, Prime Minister Mitchell told(…)

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PANCAP Youth Meeting Concludes With Call For Alignment of Age of Consent With Access to Sexual Health Services 

PANCAP Youth Meeting Concludes With Call For Alignment of Age of Consent With Access to Sexual Health Services 

Youths Leaders Call for Comprehensive Sexual Education Across Region Saturday, April 22, 2017 (PANCAP Coordinating Unit, CARICOM Secretariat): The Pan Caribbean Partnership against HIV and AIDS (PANCAP), Meeting of Caribbean Youth Leaders – Sexual and Reproductive Health and HIV/AIDS, concluded with Youth Leaders advocating for a review of the age of consent not being aligned(…)

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G.U.T. Credit Union Reports Strong Financial Growth for 2016

G.U.T. Credit Union Reports Strong Financial Growth for 2016

St. George, Grenada – April 20, 2017 – On April 20th, the G.U.T. Credit Union held its 33rd Annual General Meeting at the GBSS under the theme “Anchored in our Cooperative values; investing in our people”. Despite challenging economic conditions and a competitive market, the Credit Union was able to meet and exceed its targets(…)

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Anro Agencies Wins Service Excellence Award

Anro Agencies Wins Service Excellence Award

  (St. George’s, Grenada) 16th April, 2017 – Anro Agencies Limited, authorized sales, installation and service facility for Mercury outboard engines, and Mercruiser gas and diesel inboards, has won the coveted Mercury Service Excellence Award Caribbean, Mexico and Central America for 2016. Founded in 1989, Anro Agencies Limited became a Mercury Marine dealer in 1992.(…)

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