28 March 2020
Van drivers asked to conform to social distancing guidelines

Van drivers asked to conform to social distancing guidelines


Operators of omnibuses are being advised to conform to the social/physical distancing guidelines. This is among several updates issued by Police in...
27 March 2020
All ports of entry in the Grenadines closed for yachts and other vessels

All ports of entry in the Grenadines closed for yachts and other vessels


All ports of entry in the Grenadines have been closed for yachts and other vessels, with immediate effect, until further notice. The order to close...
NIS to roll out Emergency Unemployment Relief Programme

NIS to roll out Emergency Unemployment Relief Programme


SOME VINCENTIANS who lose their jobs as a result of challenges posed by COVID-19 may be eligible for emergency relief from the National Insurance Serv...
SVGTU Convention Postponed

SVGTU Convention Postponed


THE ST VINCENT and the Grenadines Teachers’ Union (SVGTU) 21st Biennial Convention scheduled for April 2, 2020 has been postponed. The postponem...
SVG IRD extends deadline for filing tax returns

SVG IRD extends deadline for filing tax returns


THE MARCH 31 deadline for filing personal income tax returns has been extended to April 30, 2020. This is among extensions announced this week by ...
First advance payment for NIS pensioners on April 3

First advance payment for NIS pensioners on April 3


ADVANCE PAYMENTS will be made to pensioners in the next four weeks to “safeguard their lives and livelihoods and to help them prepare for likely re...
SVGTU closes office to the general public in response to COVID-19

SVGTU closes office to the general public in response to COVID-19


THE OFFICE of the St Vincent and the Grenadines Teachers Union (SVGTU) is closed to the general public. A release from the union said the closure ...
Ministry creates online platform with educational material to support parents and teachers

Ministry creates online platform with educational material to support parents and teachers


THE CURRICULUM Development Unit of the Ministry of Education has created a platform where interested persons can source both primary and secondary sc...
American Airlines announces temporary route closure for SVG

American Airlines announces temporary route closure for SVG


AMERICAN AIRLINES ON Tuesday announced that its last service operating between Miami (MIA) and St Vincent and the Grenadines (SVD) will be on Wednesd...
Digicel Gospel Fest postponed amid COVID-19 concerns

Digicel Gospel Fest postponed amid COVID-19 concerns


THE 2020 DIGICEL SVG Gospel Festival has been postponed because of concerns surrounding the spread of the coronavirus. The SVG Gospel Fest Committ...