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Ministry Of Health Addresses The Zika Concern In SVG

The Ministry of Health, Wellness and the Environment says it has amplified all efforts, with healthcare providers here, being briefed on the surveillance and clinical management of Zika. There are no reported cases of the Zika virus infection here in SVG. However, the Health Ministry says stringent measures are being put in place to manage… Continue Reading →

SVG Cricket Association Partners With Scotiabank

The St. Vincent and the Grenadines Cricket Association Inc. has established a partnership with Scotiabank for the Junior Secondary School Cricket Championship this year. Scotiabank handed over a Cheque for EC$20,000.00 to the Association yesterday morning at the Administrative Center of the Sports Complex. Syran Clarke, Commercial Banking Manager of Scotiabank said the Bank was… Continue Reading →

The Government Of SVG Receives Funding For The National Geothermal Project

The Government of St. Vincent and the Grenadines has received a major boost for the National Geothermal Energy Project. This follows the signing of a loan agreement for 15-million U.S. dollars between St. Vincent and the Grenadines and the Abu Dhabi Fund for Development. The agreement was signed in Dubai this week, by Prime Minister… Continue Reading →

SVG’s 2016 Agricultural Budget

Minister of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries, Saboto Ceasar, said this year’s budget allocation will be used to finance a number of development projects in the agriculture, forestry and fisheries sectors. Prime Minister and Minister of Finance Dr. Ralph Gonsalves announced a 912-million, 897-thousand 311 dollars budget for the 2016 fiscal year, during the Budgetary Estimates… Continue Reading →