The Governor of the Eastern Caribbean Central Bank (ECCB), Timothy N. J. Antoine has issued a call for the adoption of fiscal resilience legislation in the Caribbean. Speaking at the recent International Monetary Fund (IMF) 2017 High Level Caribbean Forum in Jamaica, Governor Antoine emphasised that given the region’s vulnerability to external shocks, building fiscal […]
Former Attorney General, Cajeton Hood is now fully back in private practice after serving government as its principal legal advisor for the past four-and-a-half years. Hood confirmed to THE NEW TODAY newspaper that his last day as a government employee officially ended on Wednesday and it is now time for him to return to head […]
Prime Minister Keith Mitchell is in Washington DC this week, participating in the Annual Fall Meetings of the International Monetary Fund and World Bank. On Wednesday morning, Mitchell met with the World Bank Vice President for Latin America and the Caribbean, Jorge Familiar; as well as held meetings with the team members of the Bank […]
With general elections just around the corner, Grenada is set to have a new Acting Attorney-General. Well-placed sources told THE NEW TODAY newspaper that long-standing stalwart in the ruling New National Party (NNP), Dr. Lawrence Joseph is moving into the seat in a matter of days. A reliable source said that the Keith Mitchell-led government […]
On Wednesday, September 20th, Prime Minister Dr. the Right Honourable Keith Mitchell met with the Secretary General of the Organisation of American States, Mr. Luis Almagro, who was accompanied by Political Advisor, Mr. Paul Spencer. Among the issues discussed was the ongoing devastation wreaked by recent hurricanes on a number of Islands in the Caribbean […]
As the Northern Caribbean region continues to grapple with the effects of Hurricane Irma, as Chairman of the Caribbean Community, I have been in constant communication with the CARICOM Secretary General, Ambassador Irwin LaRocque, and the Executive Director of the Caribbean Disaster Emergency Management Agency (CDEMA), Mr. Ronald Jackson. We are working together to ensure […]
LEAVE FOR POLICE OFFICERS KEY ON THE AGENDA FOR THE EASTERN DIVISION OF THE RGPF ST. GEORGE — The Eastern Division members of the Royal Grenada Police Force made it clear that the issue of Leave/vacation days for police officers is the foremost concern on their agenda moving forward.