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The Environmental Health Department Has Intensified Its Malaria Monitoring And Surveillance Program

Chief Medical Officer Dr. Simone Keizer-Beache said this is as a result of the presence of a relapse Malaria case at the Milton Cato Memorial Hospital. She says the Ministry is seeking the cooperation of everyone to ensure that this country remains endemic Malaria free. Dr. Keizer-Beache said Malaria is a disease of international concern… Continue Reading →

Dr.Ralph Gonsalves Says There Needs To Be Improvements In The Customs and Excise Department

Prime Minister Dr. Ralph Gonsalves has pointed to the need to improve the operations of the Customs and Excise Department to be more business-friendly. The Prime Minister expressed his concerns in response to a question from the media during a News Conference this week. Dr. Gonsalves called on the management of the department to examine… Continue Reading →

SVG Traffic Department Cautions Drivers About New Pedestrian Crossing At Mental Health Facility

Motorists travelling in the Orange hill area are being urged to exercise caution as they approach the temporary facilities housing the Mental Health Center. The center was recently relocated to facilitate rehabilitative works on the facilities at Glen. Speaking on the Police on the Beat programme aired on NBC Radio on Monday, Sergeant Junior Nero… Continue Reading →

Forestry Department Works Towards River Stabilization

The Forestry Division in the Ministry of Agriculture will continue activities for Forestry Focus 2014 with a River Stabilization Demonstration at Colonaire today. The Department says during the floods of December 2013, some rivers experienced major overflows that were destructive to communities, resulting in loss of farm land, agricultural produce, tree crops and livestock. It… Continue Reading →

Forestry Department Warns Against Illegal Bird Hunting

The Forestry Department has issued a warning for persons to desist from the illegal hunting of birds namely the Ramier, outside of the designated hunting season. According to a release, the Department states that the matter has been brought to its attention that persons who have been repeatedly warned, continue to engage in illegal bird… Continue Reading →