Monthly Archives: July 2017

Grenada’s PM Wants a More Responsible LIAT

Grenada’s PM Wants a More Responsible LIAT

ST. GEORGE’S, GRENADA, THURSDAY JULY 13th, 2017 – GIS:  Prime Minister Dr. Rt. Hon Keith Mitchell wants to see a more serious and responsible LIAT serving the needs of the region.  During the weekly post cabinet briefing on Tuesday, Dr. Mitchell said regional governments must take some responsibility for the mismanagement of the regional airline, by pumping(…)

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Grenada Again Appeals to Canada for Hassle-free Visa

Grenada Again Appeals to Canada for Hassle-free Visa

ST. GEORGE’S, GRENADA, FRIDAY JULY 14th, 2017 – GIS: Grenada’s Prime Minister Dr. Keith Mitchell is again appealing to the Canadian Government to make the process of obtaining a Canada visa humane and hassle-free. Prime Minister Mitchell’s latest appeal came during a meeting on Friday with Canada’s Parliamentary Secretary to the Minister of International Development, and(…)

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BT Sport to Broadcast Hero CPL in UK and Republic of Ireland

BT Sport to Broadcast Hero CPL in UK and Republic of Ireland

The Hero Caribbean Premier League (CPL) will be broadcast on BT Sport in the United Kingdom and Republic of Ireland for the 2017 season. The Biggest Party in Sport begins on the 4th August and will run until the 9th September.  The global audience for the Hero CPL is growing year on year and BT(…)

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Grenada’s Unemployment Figures Set to Fall Again

Grenada’s Unemployment Figures Set to Fall Again

ST. GEORGE’S, GRENADA, THURSDAY JULY 13th, 2017 – GIS:  Prime Minister Dr. Rt. Hon. Keith Mitchell says he is optimistic that there will be further decline in the country’s unemployment figures. Addressing a post cabinet news briefing on Tuesday, Prime Minister Mitchell said there are enough indicators pointing to an increase in employment numbers. “When we came in(…)

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Sandals Barbados is now 6 Star Certified

Sandals Barbados is now 6 Star Certified

Dover Woods, Barbados July 11, 2017 -Sandals Barbados has been awarded the coveted International Six Star Diamond Award by the American Academy of Hospitality Sciences. The luxury Included Resort also received similar awards for the historic Bombay Club Indian Restaurant and Butch’s Chophouse. Sandals Chief Executive Officer and Deputy Chairman Adam Stewart commended the resort’s(…)

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ECLAC Underscores Leadership and Political Commitment by the Countries of Latin America and the Caribbean to the 2030 Agenda

ECLAC Underscores Leadership and Political Commitment by the Countries of Latin America and the Caribbean to the 2030 Agenda

Alicia Bárcena, Executive Secretary of the regional organization, participates in the annual session of the High-level Political Forum on Sustainable Development inaugurated today at United Nations headquarters in New York. (July 10, 2017) The Economic Commission for Latin America and the Caribbean (ECLAC) underscored today the political commitment by the region’s countries to the 2030(…)

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New Agreement Promotes Linking of Applied Agricultural Research to Rural Development

New Agreement Promotes Linking of Applied Agricultural Research to Rural Development

The IICA Delegation in Suriname and the Centre for Agricultural Research in Suriname (CELOS) have formalized their collaborative framework for the benefit of agricultural development. Paramaribo, July 4, 2017 (IICA).  The Delegation in Suriname of the Inter-American Institute for Cooperation on Agriculture (IICA) and the Centre for Agricultural Research in Suriname (CELOS) have signed a(…)

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