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Invest SVG, the agency responsible for promoting investments in St. Vincent and the Grenadines, recently hosted a tour for two prospective investors from a prominent corporation interested in the logistics industry within the region. This tour showcased the site of the upcoming port facility, a project poised to transform the Kingstown waterfront with substantial infrastructural enhancements. Mr. Lenski Douglas, the Assistant Project Manager for the Government, conducted the tour of the new port project, providing valuable insights and lending his knowledge to explain the vision of the Port Facility. The tour began at the Batch Plant, where the cement is…

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By Arianne Johnson Forbes .com (Forbes .com) I cover the latest trends in science, tech and healthcare. TOPLINE Covid vaccines from companies like Pfizer, Moderna and AstraZeneca were linked to rare occurrences of heart, brain and blood disorders, a recent peer-reviewed study found, though experts say the risks of developing Covid-19 greatly outweigh the risks of getting vaccinated. KEY FACTS Researchers from the Global Vaccine Data Network—a research arm of the World Health Organization—looked at expected versus observed rates of 13 medical conditions that were considered “adverse events of special interest” in a study population of 99 million vaccinated people eight countries,…

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   Kingstown, St. Vincent & the Grenadines – 20, February, Year.  Digicel Business is proud to introduce its cutting-edge Hospitality Solutions, designed to transform the guest experience in hotels, resorts, and hospitality establishments worldwide. With a commitment to innovation and excellence, Digicel Business is empowering the hospitality industry to thrive in a digital age. In an era where guests expect seamless connectivity, personalized experiences, and efficient services, Digicel Business is at the forefront of delivering solutions that meet these evolving demands. Our Hospitality Solutions suite offers a range of services and technologies that will redefine the way guests interact with your establishment. …

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A Union Island fisherman and diver walked free from the High Court on Tuesday after being acquitted on charges of attempted murder, wounding with intent, unlawful use of a firearm, and using a firearm to aid in the commission of the offense. Caldwell Brown was on trial for the attempted murder of Anthony Franklyn, 28, also of Union Island, wounding Franklyn with intent, unlawfully discharging a firearm at Franklyn, and using a firearm with intent to commit the murder of Franklyn. All four offenses were allegedly committed at Union Island on November 5, 2022, stemming from the same incident. However,…

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St Vincent and the Grenadines and the Republic of India continue to build relations, there is potential for trade and investment within India’ s many industries. India’s Minister of Commerce and Trade Piyush Goyal said India is open to trading on different levels with its Caribbean and Latin American counterparts. The Minister said areas such as textile, energy and pharmaceuticals are some immediate areas of trade collaboration and investment. ” Trading relations between us can be huge, pharma[ceutical] is a low hanging fruit, India’s pharma[ceutical] can reduce cost of healthcare…we have the best of medicines, quality products which take care…

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St. Vincent and the Grenadines continue to be sold out, and the locals always end up with the short end of the stick. “This resort is a dream more than two decades in the making- from the moment we laid eyes on Vincy, as the locals lovingly call her, and felt this sense of magic and wonder and awe so palpable you could almost touch it,”- Adam Stewart, executive chairman of Sandals Resorts International. Universally, citizens of SVG and foreigners would strongly agree with the words above that were uttered by the “big man” for Sandals Resorts International. SVG is…

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The Bonaire Human Rights Organization (BHRO) hosted a heartwarming Valentine’s charity dinner on February 14th, bringing together supporters and advocates for an evening of philanthropy and solidarity. The event, held at the Terrace of Ocean View Residence of the BHRO President, aimed to raise funds and awareness for the basic human rights of the people of Bonaire. Attended by over 70 guests, including prominent community leaders, activists, and donors, the evening was a celebration of compassion and commitment to human rights. Guests enjoyed a six-course gourmet dinner, live entertainment, and short inspiring speeches by Davika Bissessar Shaw, President, and…

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Kingstown, St. Vincent and the Grenadines: Leader of the Opposition and President of the New Democratic Party, Dr the Honourable Godwin Friday and Member of Parliament Senator Shevern John have travelled to the United Kingdom this week to take part in an international conference promoting women’s participation in politics. Dr Friday will return home on Friday February 23rd and Senator John a few days later. Speaking ahead of the conference, Senator Shevern John said “ I am pleased to have been invited to participate in this important conference focussing on this crucial issue. We need to do everything possible to bring…

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A 52-year-old resident of Freeland, Mesopotamia Kendol Homer was shot in his left leg on Saturday 17th February 2024 outside of Roy’s Pharmacy in Arnos Vale. According to a Police report , the victim and an employee of the pharmacy were involved in an altercation when he was shot. The victim was transported to the Milton Cato Memorial Hospital for medical treatment where he is currently warded in stable condition. The sister of Kendol told ANN that the family is at a loss as to what transpired. “All we know is what we read and people speculation, ” the sister said…

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From 1 June to 29 June, St. Vincent and the Grenadines will be among the six Caribbean hosts of the ICC Men’s T20 World Cup 2024.  To ensure the event is infused with the culture, spirit and desire to represent the essence of the country in this mega tournament, citizens of St. Vincent and the Grenadines are being invited to become volunteers. Already, word of the magnitude and scope of the soon to bowl-off tournament has been stirring up an air of excitement and anticipation for the 1 June start. Volunteers are essential to the value added to any…

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