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MAKE BUILDING CODES AVAILABLE TO DOWNLOAD

An appeal has been made for the Physical Planning Unit to make the National Building Codes and Guidelines available for download by contractors and other interested people. This appeal was made by Local Contractor, Dwayne Arthur during the Views On Issues program aired on NBC Radio on Sunday. Mr. Arthur said as the Physical Planning… Continue Reading →

UWI CHOCOLATIER PROGRAM

The University of the West Indies has announced plans to introduce a Master chocolatier program, aimed at increasing the technical capacity of entrepreneurs in St. Vincent and the Grenadines and the Region. As part of this initiative, an Official from the University, Valarie Leon is visiting this country to raise awareness about the program. She… Continue Reading →

CRIME PREVENTION EXHIBITION

The Royal St. Vincent and the Grenadines Police Force will be hosting a crime prevention exhibition on Friday June 29th at the Central Police Station, under the theme “Be Involved – Stay informed: Make a Difference”. The objective of Friday’s exhibition is to sensitize the public on various areas of crime and ways in which… Continue Reading →

POLICE INVESTIGATIONS

Police are still carrying out their investigations into the Friday June 15th murder, which occurred between 7:15 a.m. and 5:30 in Queens Drive. According to a police report, some unknown person or persons with malice aforethought, caused the death of Antonia Carter, a 69 year old retired Social Worker of USA and Queens Drive “By… Continue Reading →

MARIJUANA LECTURE

Persons here will have an opportunity to learn more about Medicinal Marijuana and its effects, during a public lecture on Medical Marijuana will be held here later today. The lecture will take place at the Methodist Conference Hall in Kingstown from 7:00 p.m. and will feature Dr. Dale Dangleben from Dominica who among other things… Continue Reading →

WPP AND FOLIC ACID

The World Pediatric Project (WPP) is appealing for women of child-bearing age in St. Vincent and the Grenadines and across the region to use folic acid which is a form of folate to minimize the chances of birth defects in their children. This appeal was made by Team Leader for the just concluded one-week Neurosurgery… Continue Reading →

GRENADINES AND VINCY PLUS

Executive Director of Invest SVG, Anette Mark said they want all businesses across the landscape of St. Vincent and the Grenadines to be represented at this year’s Everything Vincy Plus Expo. This year’s Expo will be held from October 23rd to 28th, at the Geest Cargo Terminal in Kingstown, and will bring together local, regional… Continue Reading →