Giving Blood Saves Lives!

Giving Blood Saves Lives!

CIBC FirstCaribbean Supports Grenada’s Healthcare St. George’s, Grenada, Sept 6th, 2017 – Blood is the most precious gift that anyone can give to another person, it is the gift of life. The medical requirement for blood can affect us all, and safe blood saves lives and improves health. Many countries around the world celebrate Blood(…)

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10th Season of Grenlec Debates Begins Wednesday, 20 September 2017

10th Season of Grenlec Debates Begins Wednesday, 20 September 2017

20 secondary school teams throughout Grenada are continuing their preparation for the start of the 10th season of the Grenlec Debates. 2014 champion, Bishop’s College will host Westerhall Secondary School on the first day of competition in Carriacou on Wednesday, 20 September. Addressing coaches and students at the start of competition, Prudence Greenidge – Corporate(…)

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GOC & GASA provide Advanced Coach Training in Swimming

GOC & GASA provide Advanced Coach Training in Swimming

September 14, 2017, St. George, Grenada. The Grenada Amateur Swimming Association (GASA) through the Grenada Olympic Committee (GOC), Olympic Solidarity programme, have solidified an International coaching Course scholarship through the 2017 Programme for Olympic Scholarships for coaches. Mr. Ronald Charles, departed Grenada on September 14, 2017 for Budapest, Hungary where he is scheduled to participate(…)

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Over Half-Million US Dollars Awarded to Firms at LINK-Caribbean’s Halfway Mark

Over Half-Million US Dollars Awarded to Firms at LINK-Caribbean’s Halfway Mark

BRIDGETOWN, Barbados, September 18, 2017 — As the halfway point of the two-year LINK-Caribbean Angel Investment program approaches, over $500,000 USD has been awarded to 14 Caribbean companies to support their development to attract angel investment. The World Bank Group, together with the Caribbean Export Development Agency, launched LINK-Caribbean last September, funded by the government of(…)

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Greet Street Playground Spruced Up by Sandals Foundation

Greet Street Playground Spruced Up by Sandals Foundation

September 14, 2017(Pink Gin Beach, Grenada) – Every year the Sandals Foundation invests EC$6500 in a project proposed by one of its team members, to assist a community, special interest group, school, church, orphanage or other similar organization. This year’s winning ‘Team Member Support Project’ saw the improvement of the Green Street Preprimary School playground.(…)

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Grenlec Team Assisting with Restoration Efforts in Anguilla

Grenlec Team Assisting with Restoration Efforts in Anguilla

On Friday, 15 September, five Grenlec team members departed Grenada to support the utility workers of Anguilla with electricity restoration over the next three weeks.  The five men are Shawn Manwarring (Team leader), Mekiel Mitchell, Joshua Francis, Jaworski Toussaint and Daron Charles. Making the announcement of the team’s departure, Acting General Manager, Clive Hosten, expressed(…)

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New PANCAP Champions Recommit to Contributing to Goals of UNAIDS 90-90-90 Targets

New PANCAP Champions Recommit to Contributing to Goals of UNAIDS 90-90-90 Targets

Advocacy to be focused on vulnerable groups and access to education and care by persons with disabilities Friday, September 15 2017 (PANCAP Coordinating Unit, CARICOM Secretariat): The Pan Caribbean Partnership against HIV and AIDS (PANCAP), the mechanism that provides a structured and unified approach to the Caribbean’s response to the HIV epidemic, completed the Champions for(…)

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Prime Minister Leads CARICOM Delegation to Turks and Caicos and Bahamas Islands

Prime Minister Leads CARICOM Delegation to Turks and Caicos and Bahamas Islands

ST. GEORGE’S, GRENADA, 15th  SEPT, 2017 – GIS: Prime Minister and Chairman of the Caribbean Community, Dr. the Right Honourable Keith Mitchell, leads a CARICOM delegation on a visit to several more Hurricane Irma-stricken Islands Friday and Saturday, September 15th and 16th. The team, which includes the Secretary General of CARICOM, Ambassador Irwin LaRocque, and the(…)

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First-ever Regional Outsource to the Caribbean Conference  to be Held in December

First-ever Regional Outsource to the Caribbean Conference to be Held in December

Bridgetown, BARBADOS, September 15, 2017.  Over 100 industry leaders from the public and private sectors across the region are expected to converge in Jamaica this December to discuss how best to attract more business from international companies to the Caribbean in areas such as call centre operations, website and animation design, and legal and accounting(…)

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