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Union Island Airport Meeting

As construction continues on the Argyle International Airport, the International Airport Development Company IADC is continuing to hold its Town Hall meetings throughout the country to solicit the views of the public. That’s according to Communications Officer at the International Airport Development Company (IADC), Jennifer Richardson, following the most recent meeting which was held in… Continue Reading →

Saboto Caesar On Union Island Fisheries Complex

Minister of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries, Saboto Ceaser, said the fisheries complex at Clifton, Union Island, has been closed temporarily due to structural deficiencies at the facility. Minister Ceaser said outlined the nature of the problems affecting fisherfolk on the island, while responding to a question in Parliament on Thursday. He explained that the problems… Continue Reading →

Call For More Youths In Agriculture

Representatives from the Windward Island Farmers Association said one of their main areas of focus during this year will be to encourage more youths to seek employment within the Agricultural sector. This was highlighted by Co-ordinator of the Windward Island Farmers Association (WINFA), Cozel Peters-Fraser, who said this is important as they seek to ensure… Continue Reading →

Minister of Agriculture’s Saboto Ceasar has pointed to the need for mechanisms to be put in place to alert local farmers on the possible effects of adverse weather conditions which may affect the island.

Minister of Agriculture’s Saboto Ceasar has pointed to the need for mechanisms to be put in place to alert local farmers on the possible effects of adverse weather conditions which may affect the island. Speaking at a news conference on Monday, Minister Ceasar said the devastation caused by the December 24th floods highlighted the need… Continue Reading →