More News

INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND

STATEMENT AT THE END OF A STAFF VISIT TO GRENADA [For media conference, click here] An International Monetary Fund (IMF) team led by Nicole Laframboise visited Grenada from March 15-22, 2017 to conduct discussions on the Sixth Review of Grenada's IMF-supported program under the Extended Credit Facility (ECF). The ECF arrangement was

22-03-2017
Read more »
COMING TO A "HEAD"

GOVERNMENT LEGISLATION CAUSES REPURCHASE OF GRENLEC SHARES St. George -- Today Grenada Private Power Limited (GPP), the 50% shareholder of Grenlec, submitted its formal demand for the Government of Grenada to repurchase GPP's shares in Grenlec.  

22-03-2017
Read more »
GOVERNMENT STATEMENT

CONCERNS RELATING TO UNWHOLESOMENESS OF PROCESSED MEAT ORIGINATING FROM BRAZIL ST. GEORGE - Following several reports from the Government of Brazil, as well as the international media, regarding the sale of unwholesome meats and meat products from Brazil, the Ministry of Health and Social Security can confirm the following:

22-03-2017
Read more »
A CALL TO REGIONAL GOVERNMENTS

CONSUMER ORGANISATIONS HAVE GRAVE CONCERNS St. George -- Independent Consumer Organisations in the OECS are concerned about the latest reports from Brazilian authorities that several major meat processors in that country have been "selling rotten beef and poultry."

22-03-2017
Read more »
SECOND HOMICIDE THIS YEAR

23 YEAR OLD CHARGED WITH MURDER St. George -- Phillip Baptiste, a 23-year- old, Labourer of Boca, St. George has been charged with non-capital murder in the death of Glen Baptiste.

Read more »
FOR THE NEXT SITTING

QUESTIONS TO BE ANSWERED IN THE SENATE St. George -- Labour Senator Ray Roberts has submitted to the Clerk of Parliament two questions for the Leader of Government Business for answers at the next meeting of the Senate.

21-03-2017
Read more »
PLEASE TAKE NOTE!

INLAND REVENUE OFFICERS ASSIGNED TO DISTRICT REVENUE OFFICES ST. GEORGE -- The public is advised that starting on Wednesday, 22nd March, 2017, an Officer from the Inland Revenue Division (IRD) will be at the District Revenue Offices from 8:00am to 4:00pm on the following days:

21-03-2017
Read more »
MEDIA CONFERENCE (Audio)

POST CABINET BRIEFING
03.21.17
Hon. Gregory Bowen
Click here to listen

21-03-2017
Read more »
UPDATE

MURDER TRIAL DATE SET FOR AKIM FRANK IN DEATH OF LINNEA VEINOTTE The man accused of killing New Brunswick-born Linnea Veinotte in 2015 and ditching her body near a golf course will go to trial on Nov. 21. That date was set after a status hearing in a courtroom in St. George's, Grenada, last Thursday. Akim Frank, who was 26 at the time of Veinotte's death, has remained in jail since he turned hi

Read more »
A GOOD QUESTION....

Shoutbox

Created on 25 March 2017 Written by Shermalon Kirby-Gordon

ECCB CONNECTS

 
Created on 25 March 2017 Written by Romain Pitt

THE CARIBBEAN PEOPLE WHO WANTED INDEPENDENCE WOULD SUPPORT THE CCJ IF THE FOLLOWING WERE CLEAR TO THEM

Judges cannot make decisions arbitrarily, as they are not only required to follow the law, but must provide a legal reason or reasons for every decision they make; failing which, the decision will be, on its face, null and void.

Read more: OPINION PIECE...
 
Created on 25 March 2017 Written by CARPHA

INCIDENCES OF FOODBORNE AILMENTS ON THE RISE IN THE CARIBBEAN REGION

Port of Spain -- Every year, thousands of people in the Caribbean experience food-borne illnesses, after exposure to contaminated food or drink. Persons affected usually experience severe diarrhoea, vomiting, stomach pain, sometimes accompanied by fever, headaches and other symptoms. Recent increases in reported incidents of foodborne diseases (FBDs), have now made this common health issue a regional priority.

Read more: CARPHA/PAHO/WHO WORKSHOP
 
Created on 25 March 2017 Written by moh

MINISTRY OF HEALTH SENDS FORMAL LETTER TO IMPORTERS OF BRAZILIAN FOOD PRODUCTS

ST. GEORGE - Following a request from the Ministry of Health on March 22, to importers and retailers to remove for sale all processed meat products originating from Brazil, the Grenadian Health Ministry has issued formal letters to local food importers operating on the island.

Read more: IN THE INTEREST OF HEALTH & PUBLIC SAFETY
 
Created on 25 March 2017 Written by MOE

GRENADA RECEIVES GRANT FOR GEOTHERMAL ENERGY DEVELOPMENT

ST. GEORGE -- The Board of Directors of the Caribbean Development Bank (CDB), at a recent meeting, approved a grant of USD$231,630.00, to the Government of Grenada, to build its capacity for planning and implementation of its Geothermal Energy Development Roadmap (GEDR).

Read more: TRANSFORMING ENERGY SECTOR
 

Page 1 of 2

<< Start < Prev 1 2 Next > End >>
High Speed 128k
listen listen listen listen listen
Now Playing:

Powered by ViaStreaming.com

WEEKLY POLL-040117

My next leader (Poll reset)

Assuming that each of these persons was alive on the day of Grenada's next general election, and running for office here, who would you like your new leader to be? (Be sure to click "GO TO POLL" to see all options)

Maurice Bishop
Nazim Burke
Franka Bernardine
Pope Francis
Eric Gairy
» Go to poll »
1 Votes left