Tag Archives: Economy

Trade Services Has Great Potential In Growing The Economy Of SVG

Director of Trade, Cuthbert Knights has highlighted the importance of the Service Industry to the economy of St. Vincent and the Grenadines. Speaking on NBC’s Face to Face programme on Thursday, Mr. Knights said the services sector contributes approximately 70 percent of the Gross Domestic Product (GDP) in St. Vincent and the Grenadines. He explained… Continue Reading →

Fisherman’s Month 2014 Official Launch

The 2014 Fisherman’s Month of activities was officially launched here today, with Fisheries officials highlighting the importance of the fisheries sector to the national economy. This year’s activities will be held under the theme: Fishing for today’s family creates a healthy society” and the slogan “fish to survive and thrive.” Delivering remarks at the launch,… Continue Reading →

Caribbean Officials CSME Discussions

Officials from the Caribbean Community CARICOM and the Organisation of Eastern Caribbean States, OECS, will be involved in discussions here next week on the draft model legislation to deal with deficiencies in the legal and regulatory framework of the Single Market and Economy (CSME). A release from the Regional Integration and Diaspora Unit RIDU, in… Continue Reading →