U.S. EMBASSY BRIDGETOWN SUPPORTS TRADE FACILITATION PROGRAM LAUNCH
Bridgetown -- U.S. Embassy Bridgetown will be supporting the American Chamber of Commerce for Barbados and the Eastern Caribbean in the launch of its trade facilitation program (TFP), in conjunction with the Inter-American Development Bank and the Association of American Chambers of Commerce in Latin America and t
ALLEN STANFORD VICTIMS GROUP VOWS TO FIGHT ON DESPITE APPEALS COURT RULING
WASHINGTON, D.C -- The founder of the Stanford Victims Coalition, a group of thousands of investors who lost millions in the fraud perpetuated by R. Allen Stanford and the Stanford Financial Group and Stanford International Bank on Antigua, have vowed to continue to fight despite an appeal court ruling tha
ECCB MONETARY COUNCIL CHANGES CHAIRMANSHIP
Basseterre - Chairmanship of the Monetary Council of the Eastern Caribbean Central Bank (ECCB) will be transferred to Dr the Honourable Ralph Gonsalves, Council Member for St Vincent and the Grenadines, during the official Handing Over Ceremony on 25 July at the Buccament Bay Resort, St Vincent and the Grenadines.
BRITISH CHEVENING SCHOLARSHIP
Applications for the 2015/2016 British Chevening Scholarship will be accepted from August 1, 2014. Interested persons must apply online through the Chevening Scholarships website at www.chevening.org. Awards are usually for a one-year Master's degree, in any subject and at any of the UK's leading universities.
The Executive body of the Grenada Media Workers Association extends congratulations to seven of our colleagues who have successfully completed an Associate degree in media studies at the TA Marryshow Community College.
THE MADE IN GRENADA TOTAL LOCAL SHOWCASE CANCELLED
The Made In Grenada Total Local Showcase which was to feature 40 local artistes, 3 local bands, along with local food and drink, scheduled for Thursday August 7th, 2014, has been the cancelled.
BERNADINE DEFENDS JERRY SEALES
St. George -- Local Attorney, Ashley Bernadine has come to the defence of Magistrate, Jerry Seales who in the past week has come in for a barrage of criticisms from President of the Grenada Bar Association (GBA), Ruggles Ferguson.
TIMELY PAYMENT FOR CARRIACOU FROLICKERS
Hillsborough -- The Carriacou & Petite Martinique Carnival Development Committee says that it has set Tuesday July 22nd as the date for the distribution of Prize monies for participants in the 2014 Digicel Carriacou Carnival.
ENERGY PRICES UP
St. George -- Figures released by the Energy Division of the Ministry of Finance today show that energy prices are again on the rise. Gasoline has gone from $15.83 per imperial gallon to $16.23; while diesel has inched up from $15.68 per imperial gallon to $15.88. The price of kerosene has also increased marginally from $12.08 to 12.29.