Tag Archives: Dr. Ralph Gonsalves

ACUTE REFERRAL HOSPITAL

Prime Minister Dr. Ralph Gonsalves has assured Vincentians that the Government remains committed to constructing an Acute Referral Hospital as part of its thrust to develop a modern stand-alone city in Arnos Vale. He re-stated this commitment in response to a question from the Opposition during last Thursday’s sitting of the House of Assembly. The… Continue Reading →

APIS SYSTEM

The Advance Passenger Information System (APIS) Bill was one of seven passed at the meeting of Parliament held here last week. This law allows for the implementation of a system to facilitate the provision of advance passenger information relating to passengers and members of crew of an aircraft or vessel, to share the information with… Continue Reading →

ULP celebrates 17

Dr. Ralph Gonsalves was sworn in on March 28th, 2001, for a five-year term – as the fourth Prime Minister by Governor-General Sir Charles Antrobus. This week the Unity Labour Party (ULP) administration celebrated 17 years of Governance. Prime Minister Gonsalves said that despite the difficulties and challenges, he has enjoyed his years in office… Continue Reading →

PM AT SCHOOLS RALLY

The Annual Schools Independence Rally, held yesterday at the Victoria Park, under the theme: Working Together to Enhance National Pride. Prime Minister Dr. Ralph Gonsalves highlighted the importance of discipline and a well-rounded education and said the Schools Independence Rally provides a forum for reflection on the importance of education in a developing nation. During… Continue Reading →

School buses and equipment for SVG

An official ceremony was held today for the handing over of ten school buses and agricultural machinery to the Government of St. Vincent and the Grenadines, compliments the Republic of China on Taiwan. The ceremony was held at the E. T. Joshua Apron with addresses from Dr. Ralph Gonsalves, Prime Minister of St. Vincent and… Continue Reading →

Micro Enterprises

The Eastern Caribbean Partial Credit Guarantee Corporation Agreement Bill which was passed in Parliament on Monday is said to be a step in the right direction. The Bill forms part of the Government’s thrust to create economic opportunities for Individuals who wish to operate Micro, Small or Medium Enterprises. Prime Minister Dr. Ralph Gonsalves spoke… Continue Reading →