In a simple, yet impressive, ceremony at the Grenada Trade Center, the umbrella organization for the development of services, on Thursday morning, announced its plans for its second annual National Services Expo, under the theme “Services – the future is now,” witnessed by stakeholders as well as members of the local media. Addressing the media […]

This week we speak with Monique Franks, Research Officer – Strategic Planning and Projects Department about the Eastern Caribbean Partial Credit Guarantee Corporation (ECPCGC), which is designed to increase access to finance for small and medium size enterprises.  

GRENADA: STAFF CONCLUDING STATEMENT OF THE 2018 ARTICLE IV MISSION May 22, 2018 A Concluding Statement describes the preliminary findings of IMF staff at the end of an official staff visit (or ‘mission’), in most cases to a member country. Missions are undertaken as part of regular (usually annual) consultations under Article IV of the […]

In recent years the significant loss of correspondent banking relationships (CBRs) in the Caribbean, commonly referred to as de-risking; and its impact on both the regional financial system and, on the economies of several territories has been broadly discussed. Additionally, several authors have validly identified an array of motivating factors which have driven some of […]

The Grenada National Commission for UNESCO announced the launch of the UNESCO Young Professional Programme 2018, which is aimed at enriching and diversifying UNESCO, by attracting young talented professionals to the Secretariat. Candidates must meet the following criteria: Be a national of non-represented, or under presented Member State of UNESCO (Grenada) Be no older than thirty-two […]

The Keith Mitchell-led government in St. George’s has turned to local constitutional expert, Dr. Francis Alexis, QC to help fight the U.S-based company, WRB Enterprises and its sole electricity provider on the island, GRENLEC on a controversial levy. Dr. Alexis headed a five-member team of attorneys assembled by the State last week Thursday to defend […]

Are you having challenges repaying your loan at your financial institution? Gordon Julien, Country Manager – Scotia Bank, St Kitts and Nevis discusses the steps you can take to prevent your loan from becoming delinquent and how the non-payment of loans affects the services you receive.  

The Grenada Coalition of Service Industries is hosting their 2nd annual Services Expo under the theme ‘The future is now’. To be held June 21st to June 22nd at the Grenada Trade Center, Morne Rouge Grenada. The 2017 Services Expo saw success in that there were 20 small, micro and medium sized enterprises (SMME) present […]

Effective, Wednesday April 18th, 2018, the retail prices of petroleum products (Gasoline, Diesel, Kerosene and Liquefied Petroleum Gas, (LPG), commonly known as, Cooking Gas, in the State of Grenada will be as follows: GRENADA   Products                                           Old Price                           New Price Gasoline                          […]

A moment please In 2006 Uganda (An African nation) discovered oil. President Yoweri Museveni (while his government may be aligned with alleged corruption), did a few things that would ensure that some of the wealth expected to be generated from this find remains in Uganda. 1. Government set up a petroleum company to regulate the […]

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