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GRENADA GOVERNMENT’S REACTION TO GPP/WRB’S MOVE FOR ARBITRATION ST. GEORGE — It is with great concern and surprise that the Government of Grenada has been made aware of recent communication issued by theInternational Centre for Settlement of Investment Disputes (ICSID), advising of Grenada Private Power/WRB’s request for arbitration regarding their offer to the Government of Grenada for […]

GPP AND WRB FILE ARBITRATION CLAIM WITH ICSID TO ENFORCE GOVERNMENT OF GRENADA’S OBLIGATION TO REPURCHASE GPP’S GRENLEC SHARES St. George — On May 5th Grenada Private Power Limited (GPP), the 50% shareholder of Grenlec, along with GPP’s parent company WRB Enterprises Inc. (WRB), filed a request for arbitration with the World Bank’s International Centre […]


REPUBLIC FINANCIAL HOLDINGS LIMITED RECORDS US $94.4 MILLION IN HALF-YEAR PROFITS Port-of-Spain — Republic Financial Holdings Limited has recorded a profit attributable to shareholders of US $94.4 million for the half-year ended March 31, 2017, an increase of US $6.6 million or 7.5% over the corresponding period in 2016. Total assets stood at US$ 10.3 […]

MAREP HELD ITS SECOND VOCATIONAL & SKILLS TRAINING (VST) GRADUATION & AWARD CEREMONY St. George — On Tuesday, the Market Access and Rural Enterprise Development Programme (MAREP) held its second Graduation Ceremony for the Vocational Skills and Training (VST) Program. The Ceremony was held in the Hospitality Room of the Grenada National Stadium.

AN OPEN APPEAL FOR AMENDMENT TO THE PENSIONS ACT 1990 Directed to and deserving of a sincere pledge by the following persons:

April 25, 2017

“INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY: THE KEY TO AN INNOVATION ECONOMY” Bridgetown — This year the World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO) is celebrating its 17th World Intellectual Property Day with the theme: “Innovation – Improving Lives.”  Every year, the U.S. government highlights, celebrates, and accelerates the patent review process for game-changing innovations through our Patents for Humanity award […]

DIGICEL INTRODUCES LOWEST MOBILE ROAMING RATES FOR TRAVELLERS IN CUBA THROUGH PARTNERSHIP WITH ETECSA Kingston — Total communications and entertainment provider, Digicel, today announced its new Cuba Roaming SIM card offered in conjunction with Cuban telecoms provider, ETECSA, offering lower mobile roaming rates for travellers in Cuba.

NON-IMPLEMENTATION OF ARBITRATION AWARDS St. George — The Technical and Allied Workers Union has written to Cable and Wireless advising them of the start of protest action which will begin this morning.

ANRO AGENCIES WINS SERVICE EXCELLENCE AWARD St. George – Anro Agencies Limited, authorized sales, installation and service facility for Mercury outboard engines, and Mercruiser gas and diesel inboards, has won the coveted Mercury Service Excellence Award Caribbean, Mexico and Central America for 2016.

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