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Hurricane Irma relief operations — Sen. Winston Garraway

September 8, 2017 TEXT H.O.R Order Paper No. 5 of 2017 1-08 Juvenile Justice (Amendment) Bill, 2017 2-08 Physical Planning and Development Control (Amendment) Act 2017 3-08 Rehabilitation of Offenders Bill, 2017 4-08 Resolution for the purposes of section 48 of the Public Finance Management Act 5-08 Road Traffic (Amendment) (No. 2) Bill, 2017 6-08 AUDIO […]

Grenada’s Ambassador to Cuba, Her Excellency Claris Charles has assured concerned parties that Grenadian students studying in Cuba were being contacted about hurricane Irma as of Tuesday night, September 5th. Today, Wednesday September 6th all students will be called to give them up-to-date information and to advise of the necessity to make appropriate plans to […]

As the Northern Caribbean region continues to grapple with the effects of Hurricane Irma, Prime Minister of Grenada and Chairman of the Caribbean Community, Dr. the Right Honourable Keith Mitchell, has been in constant communication with the CARICOM Secretary General, Ambassador Irwin LaRocque, and the Executive Director of the Caribbean Disaster Emergency Management Agency (CDEMA), […]

September 4, 2017

CHINA APPROVES MILLION DOLLAR LOAN FOR MBIA UPGRADE, LOW INCOME HOUSING PHASE TWO TO START SOON The construction of phase two of the Chinese Housing project in Grenada is expected to start later this year. The government in Beijing has approved Phase two of the project, paving the way for the start of construction in […]

HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES September 1, 2017 AUDIO Ministerial Statements Representation of the People (Election Symbols) (Amendment)(No. 2) Regulations, 2017; Resolution for the purposes of section 9 of the Foreign Nationals and Commonwealth Citizens (Employment) Act Cap. 115 (1) Grenada Citizenship by Investment (Amendment) (No. 2) Bill, 2017; Proceeds of Crime (Amendment) Bill, 2017 Co-operative Societies […]

Senator Simon Stiell has been promoted to a full government Minister as part of a minor cabinet reshuffle announced on Wednesday. Prime Minister Dr. Keith Mitchell says Senator Stiell is being elevated to the Minister of Education from his original posting as Parliamentary Secretary in that Ministry. In an address broadcast on national radio and […]

Spicemas Festival Panorama debacle Reopening of schools Cabinet reshuffle AUDIO ONLY

The Ministry of Finance and Energy has begun preparations for Budget 2018. As part of the budget preparation process, the Ministry is engaging stakeholders to hear their views on the state of the economy and suggestions for the way forward. Already the Ministry of Finance has held healthy and fruitful discussions with Civil Society Organizations […]

Background/Context One of the weaknesses of Grenada as a State is the absence of a comprehensive long term Strategic Development Plan. This reality has affected and continues to affect in an adverse manner, Government’s ability to deliver sustained macro-economic management. Genesis of Plan 2030 The Committee of Social Partners, recognizing the void as described above, […]

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