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PLASTIC SURGERY MISSION ENDS

A two-week Plastic Surgery Medical Mission, put on by the World Pediatric Project (WPP) wrapped up here today, with the Mission’s Team Leader Dr. Nadia Blanche’ declaring it a success. Dr. Blanche said over the two week period members of the medical team saw more than seventy patients and conducted more than thirty surgeries. She… Continue Reading →

SVGTU OUTGOING PRESIDENT

Outgoing President of the SVG Teachers’ Union Oswald Robinson said he is pleased with his stewardship within the organization over his six-year term, which ends next week. Speaking at a news conference this week, he said the union’s public relations programme “has been excellent” over his two-term stint at the helm. Mr. Robinson said his… Continue Reading →

BEQUIA BREAD BASKET FOR SEA FOOD

Fisher Folk on the grenadine island of Bequia have been urged to continue adhering to international standards while they ply their trade. The appeal came from Herman Belmar, a member of the Board of the Sustainable Grenadines Incorporated (SUSGREN). Mr. Belmar was delivering remarks at the opening on Monday of a two-day training program focusing… Continue Reading →

POLICE-ST HILL ARREST

Police arrested and charged Jerroy Phillips, 21yrs Fisherman of Redemption Sharpes and Anthony Hope, 16yrs Electrician of Belair on Wednesday for entering the St. Hill Insurance Limited building as trespassers, with intent to commit an offence. According to the Police, the Burglars gained entry into the building, by forced entry through a door and burglar… Continue Reading →

INVEST SVG HIEXPO PROGRAM LAUNCHED

An official launch was held here today, for the High Export Potential (HIEXPO) Programme, to be implemented by this country’s Investment Promotion Agency, Invest SVG , in collaboration with the Caribbean Export Development Agency (CEDA). Delivering remarks at the launch, Executive Director of Invest SVG, Anette Mark said the program will bring a number of… Continue Reading →

COLLEGE DEBATE

Final arrangements are being made for the 2nd Windward Islands Debating Competition among Community Colleges in the Windward Islands, which will be hosted by the St Vincent and the Grenadines Community College next month. The competition is slated for March 2nd and 3rd at Lecture Theatre-2 at the Villa Campus commencing at 9:00 am each… Continue Reading →