30 June 2020
Ban on amplified music to be lifted soon – PM

Ban on amplified music to be lifted soon – PM


Bars, restaurants and event promoters will be able to play amplified music for patrons sometime soon, once officials agree on the lifting of the ban w...
EC$76 million put aside for use in the event of a disaster

EC$76 million put aside for use in the event of a disaster


St Vincent and the Grenadines (SVG) has put aside approximately EC$76 million to be used in the event of a natural disaster. “God forbid if somet...
GG of Jamaica suspends his personal use of the GCMG, due to its “offending image”

GG of Jamaica suspends his personal use of the GCMG, due to its “offending image”


A royal insignia bearing a picture of a white archangel stepping on Satan, depicted with dark skin, will no longer be worn by the Governor General of ...
SVG maintains Tier 2 ranking on US annual TIP report

SVG maintains Tier 2 ranking on US annual TIP report


St Vincent and the Grenadines (SVG) has maintained its Tier 2 ranking on the United States Annual Trafficking in Persons Report (TIP Report). This ...
26 June 2020
Gov’t gets approval to borrow US$20m to build modern Court House, Parliament buildings

Gov’t gets approval to borrow US$20m to build modern Court House, Parliament buildings


Parliament on Monday passed an Act to give authorization to the Government to borrow US$20 million from the Republic of China (Taiwan) to construct a ...
NDP against borrowing US$20 million in these times

NDP against borrowing US$20 million in these times


“The challenge of taking on a US$20 million loan with 1.6% interest in these times is rather daunting,” opposition leader Dr Godwin Friday told pa...
We will make sure no dead person votes – Kay Bacchus

We will make sure no dead person votes – Kay Bacchus


Hundreds of names of dead persons are on the voters list for the next general elections, and the New Democratic Party (NDP) is going to make sure no d...
Thousands benefiting from COVID-19 Recovery Stimulus package – Finance Minister

Thousands benefiting from COVID-19 Recovery Stimulus package – Finance Minister


Thousands of Vincentians in St Vincent and the Grenadines (SVG) have benefitted from the COVID-19 Recovery and Stimulus package programmes implemented...
19 of confirmed COVID-19 cases can be traced back to cruise ship – health minister

19 of confirmed COVID-19 cases can be traced back to cruise ship – health minister


Of the 29 confirmed COVID-19 cases in St Vincent and the Grenadines, 19 can be traced to cruise ships. So said health minister Luke Browne on Monda...
Over 3500 families have benefited from ‘Love Box’ initiative – Caesar

Over 3500 families have benefited from ‘Love Box’ initiative – Caesar


At least 3500 vulnerable families have benefitted from this government’s ‘Love Box’ initiative since its start in May this year. The Love...