Tag Archives: American

BAICO To Receive Payout

Vincentian Policy Holders of the British American Insurance Company, BAICO, are in line to receive payments under phase three of a plan devised by the Governments of the Eastern Caribbean Currency Union, ECCU. Speaking at a News Conference yesterday, Prime Minister Dr. Ralph Gonsalves said more than one hundred policy holders will receive payments soon…. Continue Reading →

Vector Control Unit & Pan American Public Awareness Exhibitions

The Insect Vector Control Unit in the Ministry of Health, Wellness and the Environment will be collaborating with the Pan American Health Organization to host a series of public awareness sessions and exhibitions on integrated vector control measures in various communities across the country. The sessions will begin tomorrow June 6th and run until Friday… Continue Reading →

World No Tobacco Day Open Forum

An open forum on smoking tobacco and other products will be held tonight to observe World No Tobacco Day. The event is being organized by the St. Vincent and the Grenadines Medical Association, in collaboration with the Ministry of Health, Wellness and the Environment and the Pan-American Health Organization (PAHO). A release from the Medical… Continue Reading →

OAS/FEMCIDI Signing Project

An agreement for the implementation of a Craft Enhancement Project was signed here this morning by the organization of American states and the Ministry of Tourism Sports and Culture. Speaking at the signing ceremony Country Representative for the OAS Melene Glynn said the project is funded by the OAS Special Multilateral Fund for Integral Development… Continue Reading →

ICCA Supports Local Agricultural Sector

The local agricultural sector is in line to receive significant support from the Inter-American Institute for Cooperation on Agriculture IICA. Word of this came from IICA’s Technical Specialist, Michael Dalton, during his remarks at the opening of the Second Annual Inter-American Exhibition, held here last week Mr. Dalton says IICA will continue to broaden and… Continue Reading →