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Chief Engineer, Brent Bailey On Bailey Bridges Project

The Ministry of Transport and Works is expected to begin work to install a number of Bailey Bridges across the country within the next two months. Chief Engineer Brent Bailey said temporary bridges will be placed in communities where the bridges were damaged during recent natural disasters, including the floods of December 2013. Mr. Bailey… Continue Reading →

Chikungunya Early Detection

Chief Laboratory Technologist in the Ministry of Health, Claudette Laidlow-Williams, said while testing for the chikungunya virus is not conducted locally, every effort is being made to ensure early detection. With three confirmed cases of the disease thus far, St. Vincent and the Grenadines is among a growing list of chikungunya-affected countries in the Eastern… Continue Reading →