Tag Archives: Measures

Mikael Barford $28,000,000 Support Package For The Banana Accompanying Measures Programme

A top official from the European Union has Stressed the need for Agriculture Stakeholders to work closer with the farming Communities towards the continued development of the Agricultural Sector. The European Union’s Ambassador to Barbados and the Eastern Caribbean, Mikael Barford was speaking at a Media Conference where he announced a 28-million dollar support package… Continue Reading →

The Ministry Of Health Says It Is Putting Measures In Place To Prevent An Outbreak Of Measles Here

The Ministry says it also closely monitoring the Measles outbreak which has affected several areas in the United States and Mexico. Focal Point for Communicable Diseases and Immunization Ferosa Roach however says that there is no need for citizens here to be alarmed, given that St. Vincent and the Grenadines has been free of local… Continue Reading →

The Government of SVG Has Implemented Measures To Guard Against Marriage Of Convenience

In response to a question at a Media Conference on Monday, Prime Minister Dr. Ralph Gonsalves said the Government has amended the law to prevent the granting of citizenship on the basis of Marriage of convenience. The Prime Minister noted that previously there had been some cases where foreign nationals get married to Vincentians in… Continue Reading →

Various Measures Have Been To Put In Place To Protect The Public From Contaminated Foods

The Public Health Department in the Ministry of Health Wellness and the Environment is assuring consumers that that it will continue its nationwide food inspection programme during the Christmas season. The assurance came from Senior Environmental Health Officer with responsibility for Food Safety, Carlos Wilson, during an interview with NBC News. Mr. Wilson said the… Continue Reading →

Saboto Caesar Banana Accompanying Measures Development

Minister of Agriculture Saboto Caesar says work is continuing to develop the sector, through the Banana Accompanying Measures BAM Project. The project is geared towards the development modernization of the Agricultural Sector over a five year period. Minister Caesar says they are putting measures in place before the official launch of the BAM Project. The… Continue Reading →