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PM AND JOBS AT FBO

Prime Minister, Dr. Ralph Gonsalves said many jobs will be created for Vincentians when Kayan Aviation Holding Limited begins its work to establish a Fixed Based Operation (FBO) and Commercially Important Persons (CIP) Lounge at the Argyle International Airport (AIA). He made this statement during the recent signing of a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) between… Continue Reading →

COASTGUARD VESSEL HANDOVER

An official ceremony will be held here this afternoon, to mark the hand-over of a vessel to the St. Vincent and the Grenadines Coast Guard Service. The Ceremony for the presentation of the Safe Boat is set to begin at one-thirty this afternoon, and will be broadcast live on NBC Radio. Remarks will come from… Continue Reading →

PM States That Public Assistance Is To Be Raised By $25 Next January

Dr.Ralph Gonsalves made the statement yesterday while addressing the audience at a ceremony put on by the National Insurance Services (NIS) to honor pensioners. Public Assistance is paid out to senior citizens who did not make enough contributions to the NIS to benefit from the minimum pension. The last increase in the public assistance benefit… Continue Reading →

PM: Greater Focus On Intelligence Gathering

Prime Minister Dr. Ralph Gonsalves has said that greater focus is being placed on intelligence-gathering, as Law Enforcement authorities take steps to tackle crime. The Prime Minister, who holds the National Security portfolio, made the statement in response to a question from the media on Monday this week, in relation to the recent spate of… Continue Reading →

Dr. Ralph Gonsalves – Town Hall Meeting In New York

Prime Minister Dr. Ralph Gonsalves has outlined the developments taking place in the local health sector, as the government continues to place high priority on this area. The Prime Minister spoke of these developments, as he addressed a Town Hall Meeting in New York last night. Dr. Gonsalves said plans are in the pipeline for… Continue Reading →

Prime Minister Expresses Sympathy On Recent Road Accident

Prime Minister Dr. Ralph Gonsalves extended condolences and sympathy to the Johnson family of Spring Village, on behalf of the Government and people of St. Vincent and the Grenadines. Three people died from injuries sustained in a vehicular accident on Sunday, when the vehicle in which they were travelling overturned at Coull’s Hill. Police say… Continue Reading →