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2019 ESTIMATES AND BUDGET

Minister of Finance Camillo Gonsalves will present the 2019 National Budget Address in Parliament on Monday February 4th. According to information from the Prime Minister’s Office, the Budget Debate will be preceded by the debate on the 2019 Estimates of Revenue and Expenditure on Tuesday January 29th 2019        Prime Minister Dr. Ralph Gonsalves said consultations… Continue Reading →

DIGICEL CARCIP CONSULTATION

A Public Consultation was held here today, to discuss a project which will be implemented by Digicel and the Caribbean Regional Communications Infrastructure Program (CARCIP). The main aim of the project is to increase access to regional broadband networks and to advance the development of an Information Technology Enabled Services Industry in  St. Vincent and… Continue Reading →

COMPOST FACILITY IN SVG

The New Compost Production Facility located at the Orange Hill Agriculture Biotechnology Centre will be officially handed over to the Ministry of Agriculture today. The Compost facility was constructed at a cost of 1.5 million EC dollars is equipped with three bio-digesters for making compost and a steam sterilizing machine for the sterilization of soil… Continue Reading →

AIA BANNER DISPLAY

The Argyle International Airport (AIA) will host Banner Displays from this week in an effort to sensitize the public on Coastal Vulnerability and Mitigation in St. Vincent & the Grenadines. The AIA said it will collaborate with the University of Liverpool to have the banner displays with educational content regarding Coastal Vulnerability The displays would… Continue Reading →

MANDARIN AT SVG COMMUNITY COLLEGE

Vincentian students are continuing to respond favorably to Mandarin classes being offered at the St. Vincent and the Grenadines Community College. A release from the Embassy of the Republic of China on Taiwan says this is the 6th year that the classes are being offered at the Community College at the Beginner and Intermediate levels…. Continue Reading →

SVG SOIL ANALYSIS

Three preliminary recommendations have been put forward, in relation to the application of fertilizer for the soil here in St. Vincent  and the Grenadines, based on analysis conducted at the Soil laboratory at Campden Park. The Laboratory was established as part of a project dubbed: Strengthening Farmers’ Organizations and Improving Fruit and Vegetable Production Technology…. Continue Reading →