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GRENADA LAUNCHES SAIL CLEAR – A REGIONAL RECREATIONAL YACHT CLEARANCE SYSTEM.

GRENADA LAUNCHES SAIL CLEAR – A REGIONAL RECREATIONAL YACHT CLEARANCE SYSTEM.

April 4, 2014:  Prickly Bay Marina hosted the Launch of the Implementation of Sailclear in Grenada on Friday, April 4th, 2013.  Welcoming Remarks at this ceremony were given by Mrs. Anita Sutton of the Marine & Yachting Association of Grenada (MAYAG).  Mr. James Pascall, MAYAG’s Vice-President provided historic details leading up to the final implementation of this regional rec...

11 Apr 2014 Hits:1146 Local News

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GRENLEC AND NEWLO EMPOWERING YOUTH

GRENLEC AND NEWLO EMPOWERING YOUTH

Trainees at the New Life Organisation (NEWLO) are enjoying improved facilities through a partnership with Grenada Electricity Services Ltd. (GRENLEC).   Through this collaboration, GRENLEC has provided more than $70,000 in funding for the renovation of the Sewing Department, including treatment for termite infestation and construction of the roof.  The corridor joining the Sewi...

10 Apr 2014 Hits:405 Local News

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KENT CRAFTON APPOINTED PITCH & FIELD CONSULTANT TO LIMACOL CPL 2014

KENT CRAFTON APPOINTED PITCH & FIELD CONSULTANT TO LIMACOL CPL 2014

Ground staff to benefit from CPL incentive award Wednesday 9th April 2014 – Kingston, Jamaica: St. Lucian, Kent Crafton, widely regarded as the Caribbean’s leading curator, was announced today as Pitch and Field Consultant to the Limacol CPL 2014 tournament. In making the announcement, CPL Director of Cricket Operations, Michael Hall confirmed that Crafton was the right man for...

09 Apr 2014 Hits:1440 Regional News

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CARIBBEAN EXPORT LAUNCHES IN-FIRM DESIGN AND BRANDING PROJECT

CARIBBEAN EXPORT LAUNCHES IN-FIRM DESIGN AND BRANDING PROJECT

Bridgetown, BARBADOS, April 9, 2014.  The Caribbean Export Developmental Agency (Caribbean Export) has launched an In-Firm Design and Branding initiative that will provide participating CARIFORUM state firms with technical support and financial assistance for the strengthening of their packaging design and product branding. The In-firm Design and Branding Project is the second ...

09 Apr 2014 Hits:356 Regional News

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LECTURERS ASSOCIATION OF T.A MARRYSHOW COMMUNITY COLLEGE INC.

LECTURERS ASSOCIATION OF T.A MARRYSHOW COMMUNITY COLLEGE INC.

The Lecturers Association (TLA) of T. A. Marryshow Community College (TAMCC) was registered on January 22, 2014.  Its mission is to build synergistic relationship among TAMCC’s lecturers, administration staff and the general public through effective communication, cooperation and responsibilities.

09 Apr 2014 Hits:291 Local News

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IMF IN GRENADA TO SUPPORT PUBLIC FINANCIAL MANAGEMENT

IMF IN GRENADA TO SUPPORT PUBLIC FINANCIAL MANAGEMENT

ST. GEORGE’S, GRENADA, Monday, April 07, 2014: In support of the Home Grown Programme, a team from the International Monetary Fund (IMF) spent the past two (2) weeks in Grenada providing technical assistance to improve the Public Finance Management (PFM) Act. This is one of the structural benchmarks under the Home Grown Programme.

08 Apr 2014 Hits:396 Local News

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DIGICEL TITLE SPONSOR OF TRI DE SPICE

DIGICEL TITLE SPONSOR OF TRI DE SPICE

St. George’s April 7, 2014 – Digicel is once again title sponsor of the Tri De Spice Grenada International Triathlon. This year it will be held on Easter Sunday April 20, in the lovely Port Louis Marina location. Races will take place on Kirani James Boulevard, the Port Highway and the Carenage. The first race starts at 8.30am and it is an all-day event.

08 Apr 2014 Hits:385 Local News

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GRENADA TO HOST DIGICEL/CHELSEA FOOTBALL CLINIC

GRENADA TO HOST DIGICEL/CHELSEA FOOTBALL CLINIC

St. George’s April 7th, 2014 – Grenada has once again been selected to be one of the host countries of The Digicel Kick Start Clinic. The Digicel Kick Start Clinic is a partnership between Digicel and the Chelsea FC Foundation. Its focus is the development of football from the grass roots level across the region. The programme is in its seventh year and has been successfully ho...

08 Apr 2014 Hits:525 Local News

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THE GROWTH OF JAZZ IN GRENADA AND ITS CONTRIBUTION TO EDUCATION

THE GROWTH OF JAZZ IN GRENADA AND ITS CONTRIBUTION TO EDUCATION

March 29th & 30th saw the scenic venue at Prickly Bay Marina transformed to become the ‘home’ of Grenada’s very own jazz event – Jazz It Grenada!The two day event sponsored and supported by Darren Turner, GM of Prickly Bay Marina and Emmanuel Duncan, MD of Southern Electrical Company, is the brainchild of local musician Nigel John.

08 Apr 2014 Hits:410 Local News

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NEW IMANI PROGRAMME PRESENTED TO SOCIAL PARTNERS

NEW IMANI PROGRAMME PRESENTED TO SOCIAL PARTNERS

ST. GEORGE’S, GRENADA, Thursday, April 03, 2014: The New IMANI Programme was foremost on the Agenda of the 12th meeting of the Committee of Social Partners last Friday, March 28th, 2014.A presentation by the Minister of Youth Empowerment and Sports, Hon. Emmalin Pierre, and a team from her Ministry, on the New IMANI Programme, addressed some major concerns that were raised by m...

07 Apr 2014 Hits:336 Local News

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HALF THE POPULATION OF THE AMERICAS IS AT RISK OF DISEASES CARRIED BY SMALL INSE…

HALF THE POPULATION OF THE AMERICAS IS AT RISK OF DISEASES CARRIED BY SMALL INSECTS

Top health experts call for stepped-up action on West Nile virus, dengue and other vector-borne diseasesWashington, D.C., 4 April 2014 (PAHO/WHO) — Roughly 50% of people living in the Western Hemisphere are at risk of one or more diseases carried by mosquitoes, ticks, flies and other vectors, including West Nile virus, dengue, malaria and most recently chikungunya. In a “call t...

07 Apr 2014 Hits:586 Regional News

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REGISTRATION OF LICENSED NON-BANK FINANCIAL INSTITUTIONS IN COMPLIANCE WITH FATC…

REGISTRATION OF LICENSED NON-BANK FINANCIAL INSTITUTIONS IN COMPLIANCE WITH FATCA

ST. GEORGE’S, GRENADA, Tuesday April 1, 2014: The Member Governments of the Eastern Caribbean Currency Union (ECCU) have commenced discussions with the United States of America (US) towards executing an Inter-Governmental Agreement (IGA) for the implementation of the provisions of the US Foreign Account Tax Compliance Act (FATCA).

07 Apr 2014 Hits:348 Local News

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40 YEARS OF POLITICAL WILDERNESS

Emerging as one of Grenada’s elder stateswomen, Joan Purcell, has pointed to an “ever present spirirt of chaos and confusion” as part of Grenada’s legacy through its 40 years of independence from Britain.

Presenting her latest work at the School of Continuing Studies, UWI Center MArryshow House, Mrs Purcell traced the Grenada’s history along a line of political disruption, confusion, violence and disappointment, prompting one attendee to remark, “she talks the talk and she walks the walk.”

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