04 June 2004
South Rivers School takes Spelling B

South Rivers School takes Spelling B


The South Rivers Methodist School, represented by Ijahlon Spencer and Shameca Butler, has taken the first position in the Christian Children’s F...
28 May 2004
Carnival warms up in East St. George

Carnival warms up in East St. George


Carnival in East St. George kicks off from Friday, May 21, with the official opening ceremony organised in conjunction with the Carnival Development ...
Girls assaulted at popular nightspot

Girls assaulted at popular nightspot


Two Vincentian students received a scare while at a popular party spot in East St.George last Friday.The two girls, students of Universities in Canada...
Shui-bian takes oath of office in Taiwan

Shui-bian takes oath of office in Taiwan


President Chen Shui-bian, 53, and Vice-President Lu Hsui-Lien (Annette Lu), 59, of the Republic of China on Taiwan were sworn in for their second term...
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The Republic of China was founded in 1912 by Dr. Sun Yat-sen as Asia's first constitutional democracy. The ROC government relocated to Taiwan when the...
KCCU looking at financial independence

KCCU looking at financial independence


The Kingstown Cooperative Credit Union, this country’s oldest Credit Union, holds its 42nd Annual General Meeting tomorrow Saturday May 29. It is...
Cubans given chance to invest

Cubans given chance to invest


Cubans living abroad are to be invited to invest in their country - an opportunity previously only offered to international investors. The BBC Caribbe...
Two centres for the elderly to be built

Two centres for the elderly to be built


Minister of Social Development Selmon Walters has announced that two activity centres are being constructed for the elderly: one at Black Point and on...
Home help for elderly providers graduate

Home help for elderly providers graduate


Thirty-four (34) participants in a 12-week caregivers programme have become the third batch of trainees to graduate from the Home Help For the Elderly...
Bishop’s celebrates 40th anniversary

Bishop’s celebrates 40th anniversary


In the 1960’s, it was extremely difficult for many students to get into the few secondary schools in Kingstown, especially those from the rural a...