Tag Archives: Minister of Finance Camillo Gonsalves

PAVE MAJOR PROJECT

Contractors who worked on the Schools Rehabilitation Project will now turn their attention to the Pedestrian Access for Village Enhancement (PAVE) Project, to be carried out nation-wide. Some 40 miles of footpaths will be paved under the project, which is being funded by the United Arab Emirates and the organization-  Dubai Cares Minister of Finance… Continue Reading →

CARIBBEAN DEVELOPMENT BANK ON SVG

The Caribbean Development Bank, CDB, has again made it clear that  there had been no finding by the Bank of fraud or corruption in declaring the mis-procurement in relation to the Yara-baqua River Defence Project in St. Vincent and the Grenadines. The issue was discussed, during a meeting here this month involving President of the… Continue Reading →

GONSALVES – BANKING RELATIONS

The Government of St. Vincent and the Grenadines is recommending that collective action be taken, in response to the emerging threats to Correspondent Banking Relations. The recommendation came from Minister of Finance and Economic Planning, Camillo Gonsalves, as he contributed to debate on a Resolution tabled at the 4th Meeting of the OECS Assembly, held… Continue Reading →

GONALVES AND GREEN CLIMATE FUND

Minister of Finance Camillo Gonsalves said Small Island Developing States (SIDS) continue to face many challenges to access global funding to be used in Climate Change mitigation and adaption programs. He made this statement earlier this week during the opening of a three-day Climate Finance Regional workshop which was held here in St. Vincent and… Continue Reading →

CLIMATE FINANCE FUNDING

Minister of Finance Camillo Gonsalves said the Government is concerned about the slow pace at which small island states can access funding to be used in Climate Change mitigation and adaption programs. He made this statement during today’s opening of a three-day Climate Finance Regional workshop being held here in St. Vincent and the Grenadines…. Continue Reading →

DIAMOND HOTEL

The Government is moving ahead with plans to construct a 93 room Hotel at Diamond under the Holiday Inn Brand. Minister of Finance Camillo Gonsalves provided an update on the project, in response to a question in Parliament yesterday. He said the Government has executed a Franchise Agreement as well as a Master Technology Agreement… Continue Reading →