The Ministry says the livestock is set to leave St Vincent next Wednesday November 5th 2014 for Grenada as part of the Ministry of Agriculture’s Agri-export strategy initiative. This country exported its first batch of cattle to Grenada in 2012 and since then has made two other shipments. According to Minister of Agriculture Saboto Caesar,… Continue Reading →
Chief Executive Officer of the International Airport Development Company, IADC, Dr. Rudy Matthias was on hand in New York on Saturday night, to brief the gathering on the International Airport Project at Argyle. During his presentation, Dr. Matthias disclosed that the estimated value of the completed airport is 700-million EC-dollars. He however noted that the… Continue Reading →
The Government of St. Vincent and the Grenadines has so far raised 278-million dollars to carry out rehabilitative work, in the aftermath of the December 2013 Floods. The Prime Minister said that nine months after the devastating floods, his Government has secured 278-million dollars and the money will be spent between now and 2017.
A contract for close to three million EC dollars has been signed by the Ministry of Transport and Works with Bailey’s Construction Company, for the reconstruction of the Caratal Bridge, which was damaged by the floods of December 2013 The signing took place at a ceremony hosted by the Ministry this morning. Addressing the event,… Continue Reading →
Vincentians and other nationals of the Eastern Caribbean Currency Union, ECCU, have been given the assurance that the stability of the EC dollar will be maintained. The assurance came from Governor of the Eastern Caribbean Central Bank, ECCB, Sir Dwight Venner, as he responded to a question from the local media at a News Conference… Continue Reading →