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University Of The West Indies Long Time Contributor To The Caribbean Region

The University of the West Indies (UWI) has played a significant role in the regional integration process, since it was founded on February 16th, 1948. That’s according to UWI Alumni Contact, Shevar Maloney, as he spoke of the contribution of the tertiary-level educational institution on NBC’s Face to Face programme last week. Mr. Maloney said… Continue Reading →

SVG Continues To Be One Of The Leading Exporters Of Root-Crops In The Region Says Minister Caesar

He made the point while contributing to the debate on the 2015 Estimates of revenue and Expenditure in parliament last month. Saboto Ceasar said despite the damage to the country’s agricultural sector during recent disasters, St. Vincent and the Grenadines remains dominant in its root-crop exports. Meanwhile, Minister Ceasar confirmed that the local banana industry… Continue Reading →

Dr. Ralph Gonsalves Will Be Among Leaders From The Region Attending the 10th ALBA Summit In Cuba Today

Prime Minister Dr. Ralph Gonsalves will be among leaders from the region attending the tenth ALBA Summit in Cuba today The Summit is being held to commemorate the 10th anniversary of ALBA, the Bolivarian Alliance for the Peoples of the Americas. Officials say the Summit will discuss the achievements of the regional alliance, and will… Continue Reading →

St. Vincent and the Grenadines CSME Work Lauded By Other Countries In The Region

St. Vincent and the Grenadines’ Ambassador to CARICOM Ellsworth John has said that this country’s work on the implementation of the CARICOM Single Marketing and Economy has been lauded by other countries in the region. Ambassador John made this statement, as he addressed the opening of a consultation last week which was held to develop… Continue Reading →