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Aria Mary Francis Gets Ready for Miss Jetset Competition 2017

Aria Mary Francis Gets Ready for Miss Jetset Competition 2017

  Aria Mary Francis is about to have an exciting summer. Grenada’s well-known modeling talent has been hand-selected from many entrants to participate in the Miss. Jetset 2017 competition, hosted by the prestigious Jetset Magazine. The competition, which begins on Wednesday, June 7, will entail several rounds of voting, which will determine the finalists and(…)

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Pension Debacle in Grenada

Pension Debacle in Grenada

Burke Thinks he Knows Why The PRG Removed Public Workers’ Pension in 1983 Political leader of the National Democratic Congress, Mr. V. Nazim Burke, is convinced that the decision of the People’s Revolutionary Government (PRG) to cancel public workers’ pension and replace it with the National Insurance Scheme (NIS) in 1983 was an attempt to(…)

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Economist Wants Less Government in the Economy

Economist Wants Less Government in the Economy

Local economist Lennox J. Andrews says there is “too much’’ Government involvement in the Grenada economy, resulting in too many people dependent on the State for jobs. “There is too much Government in our lives and Government’s role in the economy is not to provide employment for everybody,’’ Andrews said in a Barnacle interview in(…)

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Corner Ambition

Corner Ambition

Interview with Viedelle Pascal, Promoter of Corner Ambition events & Brand Owner of Corner Ambition Clothing Mr. Pascal, Corner Ambition is a brand that you started on social media.  What was the purpose for starting such a business? Actually, it was just me wanting to have my own business. When you’re in secondary school, everybody trains(…)

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Regulating For Stability And Growth

Regulating For Stability And Growth

Tenth Anniversary Review By Angus Smith, Executive Director – GARFIN The Grenada Authority for the Regulation of Financial Institutions (GARFIN) was created by an Act of Parliament in 2006 and began its formal existence when the Act was proclaimed effective from February 01, 2007. After some enhancements in 2008 the GARFIN Act became CAP 125A(…)

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Axcel To Transform the Economy of the Big Parish

Axcel To Transform the Economy of the Big Parish

  St. Andrew, Grenada – January 30th, 2017 – A celebratory feat of economic boost for the rural residents of Grenville as Axcel Finance opened its second branch in Grenada on Wednesday January 25, 2017. With hundreds of citizens in attendance, together with top Government officials including the Prime Minister and three Cabinet Ministers, many(…)

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GPSCCU Now Ariza Credit Union

GPSCCU Now Ariza Credit Union

Your Financial Freedom, Your Future Grenada’s largest credit union – in terms of assets and capital base – has rebranded and now does business under the name, Ariza. The Grenada Public Service Co-operative Credit Union’s (GPSCCU) name-change was unveiled on December 4 at a gala ceremony, with Chief Executive Officer Lucia Livingston-Andall explaining the significance(…)

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