Tag Archives: Cecil McKie


Minister of Tourism, Sports and Culture, Cecil Mckie, said the staging of the Everything Vincy Independence Festival next month will help to improve this country’s competitiveness as a tourist destination. The festival will take place from October 21st to the 29th, at the E.T Joshua Airport site at Arnos Vale. Everything Vincy is a series… Continue Reading →

Fya Empress Back In

Lornette “Fya Empress” Nedd-Reid will be competing in Sunday’s Calypso Monarch finals in Trinidad, after being disqualified by the Trinbago Unified Calypsonians’ Organization, TUCO, earlier this week. On Tuesday night TUCO disqualified Fya Empress from competing in the finals of the show on the ground that she is a national of St Vincent and the… Continue Reading →

Primary School Performing Arts

The Primary School Performing Arts Festival was launched on Tuesday, with Jacqueline Blake-Browne, Senior Education Officer for Primary Schools, making a call for Teachers, Parents and Guardians to allow and facilitate the participation of students in the Festival. The Festival will begin on Tuesday February 7th and Mrs. Blake-Browne said that it is important to… Continue Reading →

Disgruntled Taxi Operators

As the Christmas Season approaches a high point, some local Taxi Operators based in Kingstown have been complaining that business for them is slow. The Taxi Drivers told NBC News that they feel they should be getting more business from International Cruise liners, at the Cruise Ship Terminal in Kingstown. Another sentiment expressed, was some… Continue Reading →