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SLAP IN THE FACE The recommencing of the marina project in Carriacou is a slap in the face for environmentalist and the people of the Grenadines.

“NO MANGROVE, NO MULLET” Regarding the stalled/proposed Tyrrel Bay Marina, here is an alternative, sustainable approach for realizing the project which might benefit more than the developer. I will focus on its potential impact on the Tyrrel Bay Mangrove Forest and interconnected eco and environmental systems.

A PERFECT SEASON FINALE AT GRENADA’S PORT LOUIS MARINA St. George — The Oyster Caribbean Regatta, which concluded on 13 April, has capped another successful season at Camper & Nicholsons’ Port Louis Marina, and confirmed Grenada as one of the Caribbean’s prime destinations for its high quality sailing and its unrivalled welcome ashore.

OECS OFFICIALS DEVELOP ACTION PLAN TO UNLOCK THE ECONOMIC POTENTIAL OF THE YACHTING SECTOR Castries — Public and private sector officials from all nine OECS Member States assembled in Tortola, British Virgin Islands from February 27-28 to engage in a working session geared towards developing an Action Plan for the yachting sector.

GRENADA UNDERTAKES ECONOMIC IMPACT STUDY ON YACHTING St. George — Grenada’s marine and yachting sector continues to grow and play an ever-increasing role in attracting foreign direct investment, complementing Grenada’s land-based tourism product, generating revenue for ancillary businesses, providing high-skills job opportunities for Grenadians, and generating significant tax receipts for Government. The challenge now is […]

GRENADA INVESTS IN YACHTING SECTOR St. George — Grenada is investing a US$375,000 grant from CARTfund, administered by Caribbean Development Bank, to expand and develop the country’s marine and yachting sector.

GRENADA GRENADINES YACHTING St. George — You are invited to a preview screening of the Grenada Grenadines Yachting promotional video produced by the Marine and Yachting Association of Grenada, on Wednesday 9th January 2013 at 5pm at the Pool Bar, Le Phare Bleu Marina and Boutique Hotel.

CALLING ALL KEELBOAT RACING SAILORS AND SUPPORTERS! St. George — Join the passionate group of racers, seafarers and marine industry professionals who, following the tradition of the past 20 years will open the Caribbean racing season with an international regatta in the tropical waters of the southern shores of Grenada: Grenada Sailing Week Camper & […]

‘GRENADA GRENADINES YACHTING – WE ARE SAILING!’ IS TO BE LAUNCHED AT THE TORONTO BOAT SHOW IN JANUARY 2013 St. George — The Marine and Yachting Association of Grenada will unveil a new logo and brand to increase awareness and market the tri-island nation’s yachting heritage at the Toronto International Boat Show in January 2013. […]

FUNDING FOR ENHANCING THE LIVELIHOODS OF FISHERMEN SECURED Hillsborough – Fishing is said to contribute over $4m annually to the Grenadian economy; therefore protecting and enhancing the livelihoods of fishermen is of major importance to the Government of Grenada.

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