The Royal St. Vincent and the Grenadines Police Force destroyed a quantity of illicit drugs yesterday with a street value of 25-million, 730-thousand, 4-hundred EC-dollars. A release from the Police says the exercise took place at Rabacca at about 10:45 yesterday morning. Deputy Commissioner of Police (DCP), Reynold Hadaway, said the illicit drugs are for… Continue Reading →
An international charity working to provide free medical care for children in St Vincent and the Grenadines and across the Eastern Caribbean is looking to drum up local support for its work. The World Pediatric Project (WPP) recently hired a Chief Development Officer in the person of Simon Carey, to help spread the word. Mr…. Continue Reading →
Local Police are advising Vincentians and visitors to be on the look-out for pickpockets during the Carnival Season, especially in areas where there are large crowds. The advice came from Station Sergeant Hezron Ballantyne during the On the Beat programme, aired on NBC Radio last week. Station Sergeant Ballantyne noted that there are some areas… Continue Reading →
Businesses here are being encouraged to use International Standards in their common business practices. Director of The Bureau of Standards, Ezra Ledger says there are different standards that apply to certain goods and services he however advises that businesses use the top tier standard in order to avoid delays in trade. Meanwhile, he says that… Continue Reading →
A 3-member team will represent St. Vincent and the Grenadines (TASVG) at this year’s St. Kitts and Nevis Athletics Championships on 13th and 14th June, and at the Barbados Athletics Championships from 19th to 21st June. The Team is Kineke Alexander-200-metres, 400-metres, Courtney Williams-100-metres, 200-metres and Brandon Bess-200-metres, 400-metres.
The Royal St Vincent and the Grenadines Police Force has refuted media reports that over a dozen vehicles were recently broken into in the vicinity of Carnival City, Victoria Park. Reports say some seventeen vehicle break-ins took place in the area over the May 22nd – 25th weekend. However, the Assistant Commissioner of Police in… Continue Reading →