Tag Archives: Minister of Culture Cecil Mckie

GOSPEL FEST LAUNCH

A Media Launch will be held here next today, for the 2020 Digicel SVG Gospel Fest. The festival, now into its eighteenth year was established to develop gospel expressions and provide greater exposure for local Gospel Artistes. Today’s launch will hear addresses from Minister of Culture, Cecil Mckie; Chairman of the Gospel Fest Committee Leroy… Continue Reading →

GOSPEL FEST LAUNCH

A Media Launch will be held here next week, for the 2020 Digicel SVG Gospel Fest. The festival, now into its eighteenth year was established to develop gospel expressions and provide greater exposure for local Gospel Artistes. Tuesday’s launch will hear addresses from Minister of Culture, Cecil Mckie; Chairman of the Gospel Fest Committee Leroy… Continue Reading →

GARIFUNA CONFERENCE & NATIONAL HEROES DAY

The Impact of Climate Change on Indigenous Communities in St. Vincent and the Grenadines was among topics discussed today at the Seventh International Conference. Several delegates are attending the Conference, which was officially opened this morning at the NIS Conference Facility. In his address at the Conference, Minister of Culture, Cecil Mckie, said the Annual… Continue Reading →

DOCUMENTING VINCENTIAN HISTORY

Minister of Culture, Cecil Mckie said the Government has embarked on an extensive program of activities to capture and document the rich history of St. Vincent and the Grenadines. He made the disclosure, during a ceremony hosted by the St. Vincent and the Grenadines National Trust on Friday, to recognize Local Historian, Morrison Baisden for… Continue Reading →

NATIONAL WEAR UNVEILING TONIGHT

The Investment Promotions Agency Invest SVG will host a Cocktail Event tonight to unveil the National Wear of St. Vincent and the Grenadines. Invest SVG held a National Wear Competition, to develop a National Outfit which represents St. Vincent and the Grenadines, both a Male and Female version as part of the National Independence celebrations… Continue Reading →

THEATRE ARTS LAUNCH

The 2019 National Theatre Arts Festival, which will be officially launched today, with the theme: Feel the Passion, Experience the Excitement. The 2019 Festival will be co-ordinated by the Ministry of Tourism, Sports and Culture, in collaboration with the Bank of St. Vincent and the Grenadines. The media launch will be held at the CDC’s… Continue Reading →

MCKIE COMMENDS CARIFESTA DELEGATION

Minister of Culture, Cecil Mckie has commended the delegation currently in Trinidad and Tobago representing St. Vincent and the Grenadines at CARIFESTA 14. Speaking in Parliament yesterday, Minister Mckie said he travelled to  Trinidad and Tobago with the delegation for the launch of CARIFESTA and he is confident that they are representing the country well… Continue Reading →