07 April 2020
SVG Indian Heritage Foundation cancels events in light of Covid-19

SVG Indian Heritage Foundation cancels events in light of Covid-19


PRESIDENT of the SVG Indian Heritage Foundation Junior Bacchus and all members have expressed solidarity with all Vincentians at home and in the Dias...
EU Provides €8 million Grant to combat coronavirus in Caribbean

EU Provides €8 million Grant to combat coronavirus in Caribbean


THE EUROPEAN UNION is providing a grant of 8 million euro (US$8.6M) to help the Caribbean fight the coronavirus outbreak. The funds will be used t...
COVID-19 frontline workers to get $10,000 worth of fuel from SOL

COVID-19 frontline workers to get $10,000 worth of fuel from SOL


SOL EC LTD (St Vincent and the Grenadines) will contribute XCD$10,000 worth of fuel vouchers to the Ministry of Health to be distributed to medical p...
Customs Brokers urged to help with essential cargo, follow strict guidelines

Customs Brokers urged to help with essential cargo, follow strict guidelines


CUSTOMS BROKERS have been advised to be aware and follow Government guidelines as when they assist in the clearance of medical supplies, food and ess...
Barbados records second death from COVID-19

Barbados records second death from COVID-19


A 74-YEAR-OLD MAN is the second person to have died from COVID-19 in Barbados. The patient, who tested positive for the viral illness on March 20,...
Boris Johnson moved to intensive care

Boris Johnson moved to intensive care


PRIME MINISTER Boris Johnson was on Monday moved to intensive care in hospital after his coronavirus symptoms “worsened”, Downing Street has said...
06 April 2020
All outpatient services at hospitals suspended

All outpatient services at hospitals suspended


All outpatient clinics including physiotherapy at the Milton Cato Memorial Hospital (MCMH) and the Modern Medical and Diagnostic Centre (MMDC) are sus...
04 April 2020
Leave the N95 masks for healthcare workers – CMO

Leave the N95 masks for healthcare workers – CMO


As Vincentians move to acquire personal protective masks, the Ministry of Health is pleading with the public to avoid buying N95 masks so that there w...
03 April 2020
LIAT suspends passenger services for two weeks

LIAT suspends passenger services for two weeks


LIAT has suspended its passenger services for a period of 14 days, beginning April 4. An advisory from the airline said the decision was taken due ...
CDB makes US$140 million available to counter the COVID-19 pandemic and other disasters

CDB makes US$140 million available to counter the COVID-19 pandemic and other disasters


The Caribbean Development Bank (CDB) has approved US$140 million to be used by borrowing member countries to tackle the fallout of the COVID-19 pandem...