| 8/13/2014 || PRIME MINISTER MOURNS THE PASSING OF DOMINIC PAUL||0|
|On behalf of the Government and people of Grenada, Carriacou and Petite Martinique, Prime Minister Dr. The Right Honourable Keith Mitchell extends his most profound sympathy to the family of Mr. Dominic Paul.
Mr. Paul lived an exemplary life in service to our nation; propelling Grenada to the hei...Read More >>>|
| 8/9/2014 || SOCA & GROOVY MONARCH RESULTS 2014||0|
|Power Soca Results
16 - Sylum
15 - Brammer
14 - Boogie B
13 - Mr Walkie
12 - ShortPree
11 - Randy Isaac
10 - Little Natty and Thunder
9 - Scholar
7 - Killa B and Lil Vaughn
6 - Ajamu
5 - Terra Kid
4 - Inspector
3 - Boyzie
2 - Squeeze Head
1 - Luni Spark and Electrify
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| 8/8/2014 || GRENADA EXPECTS AMICABLE DEBT RELIEF TALKS||2|
|The Grenada government says it remains optimistic that an amicable solution will be found as it seeks to honour its debt with national and international creditors in the wake of a recent ruling by a United States court instructing Argentina to meet its financial obligations to its creditors.
Ther...Read More >>>|
| 8/8/2014 || TRINIDADIANS CRUISE TO SPICEMAS IN GRENADA||1|
|Over 300 visitors from Trinidad were expected to arrive at the Burns Point Cruise Welcome Centre on Friday. The Paria Bullet Ferry Service will be making its third consecutive voyage to Grenada for Spicemas. The passenger vessel, travelling 100 miles in three hours, will carry eager revellers and ad...Read More >>>|
| 8/5/2014 || GRENADA TO HOST INTERNATIONAL CRICKET NEXT APRIL||0|
|England will play its first-ever Test match at the National Cricket Ground in Grenada as part of the three-test tour of the Caribbean, April to May 2015.
In the schedule announced recently (August 2) by the West Indies Cricket Board (WICB), Grenada will host the second Test of the series between ...Read More >>>|
| 8/5/2014 || CARNIVAL QUEENS REPRESENT PURE GRENADA BRAND ||2|
|The Grenada Tourism Authority (GTA) continues its partnership with the Spicemas Corporation (SMC) to support the National Carnival Queen Show.
The seven contestants were given an interactive workshop that educated them on Grenada’s tourism sector, the functions of the GTA, as well as an understan...Read More >>>|
| 8/5/2014 || TURKEY TO SUPPORT SEVERAL PROJECTS IN GRENADA||1|
|Prime minister of Grenada, Dr Keith Mitchell, in receiving the ambassador of Turkey to the Caribbean early on Wednesday, was given some welcome news of aid packages for Grenada.
Ambassador Aydin Evirgen, who was recently appointed to the region at the same time that a Turkish embassy was opened i...Read More >>>|
| 7/30/2014 || KIRANI JAMES WINS GOLD IN RECORD TIME||8|
|Grenada’s Kirani James put on another outstanding performance to win 400m gold at the 2014 Commonwealth Games now taking place in Glasgow, Scotland.
The 21-year-old Olympic gold medalist timed his race perfectly, easing into the second 200m and then kicking away from his nearest challenger to coa...Read More >>>|
| 7/30/2014 || MORE ACCOLADES FOR FELIX ||1|
|Grenada has won its first ever international medal in the Decathlon event at the Commonwealth Games currently being held in Glasgow, Scotland; and only its second ever medal in the history of the games.
Kurt Felix, who hails from the village of La Femme in St. David, and a former student of the S...Read More >>>|
| 7/29/2014 || FELIX WINS BRONZE FOR GRENADA||3|
|Grenada's Kurt Felix has medaled at the Commonwealth Games currently taking place in Glasgow, Scotland. Felix placed third in the decalthon competition behind Canada’s Damian Warner who struck gold and England’s Ashley Bryant who took the silver.
The winner of the 10-discipline event is determine...Read More >>>|
| 7/29/2014 || CRUISE SHIP SEASON CLOSES WITH A BANG||2|
|Three thousand, nine hundred and seventy nine (3,979) passengers and crew members of the MSC Divina injected approximately $416,000 into Grenada’s economy on Friday, 25th July 2014. The 2012 luxury Italian cruise line berthed in Grenada for the second time since its inaugural visit on 28th May 2014....Read More >>>|
| 7/29/2014 || JAMES THROUGH TO COMMONWEALTH GAMES 400M FINALS ||1|
|Olympic champion Kirani James and England's Martyn Rooney produced dominant displays in their respective semi-finals to reach the 400m final at the Commonwealth Games this evening.
Rooney ran alongside his closest rivals for the first half of the opening semi-final, before cruising away in the se...Read More >>>|
| 7/26/2014 || GRENADA GETS US$10 MILLION IN LOW-COST FINANCING ...||0|
|The Board of Directors of the Caribbean Development Bank (CDB) has approved a US$10 million policy-based loan (PBL) to support the reform priorities of the government of Grenada.
This is the first in a series of three US$10 million PBLs that have been proposed for Grenada. It will provide support...Read More >>>|
| 7/10/2014 || KIRANI JAMES LEADS 16-MEMBER GRENADA TEAM TO COMMO...||2|
|Olympic 400 metres champion Kirani James will lead a Grenada contingent to the 2014 Commonwealth Games in Glasgow, Scotland from July 23 to August 3.
James is included in a 16-member team which will participate in three sporting disciplines—Athletics, Boxing and Swimming—announced by the Grenada ...Read More >>>|
| 7/10/2014 || GRENADA GOVERNMENT TO DELIVER ON FINAL BACK PAY||2|
|Government will pay the last tranche of back pay to public servants at the end of this month.
This announcement has come from Minister for Economic Development, Trade, Planning and Co-operatives, Hon. Oliver Joseph.
The final tranche will bring the amount the Keith Mitchell Administration has ...Read More >>>|
| 7/10/2014 || COMMITTEE SETUP TO REVIEW APPLICATIONS FOR CHINESE...||1|
|A committee has been established to review applications for the 353 Chinese Housing Units in Soubise and Mt. Rush.
Minister for Economic Development, Trade, Planning and Co-operatives, Hon. Oliver Joseph, said the houses in Soubise will be distributed soon, while those at Mt. Rush will be distrib...Read More >>>|
| 7/7/2014 || GRENADA’S GOVERNOR GENERAL TO BE KNIGHTED ||2|
|The public is hereby notified that the Governor-General, Her Excellency Dame Cecile La Grenade, GCMG, OBE, PH.D, will be out of the state from July 5 -22, 2014 during which period Dame La Grenade will have a private audience with Her Majesty The Queen on the July 9, 2014 and be knighted by Her Majes...Read More >>>|
| 7/7/2014 || WORLD BANK APPROVES US$15 MILLION FOR GRENADA||6|
|On Monday, June 30, 2014, the World Bank approved a first disbursement of US$15 million to support Grenada’s Homegrown Programme. This approval comes on the heels of the IMF’s Board approval for Grenada late last week.
Over the next two years, the World Bank will make two more disbursements as Gr...Read More >>>|
| 7/7/2014 || CARICOM HEADS APPROVE REGION'S FIRST EVER STRATEGI...||1|
|CARICOM heads of government have approved the first ever strategic plan for the Caribbean Community. This announcement was made by chair of the conference Gaston Browne, prime minister of Antigua and Barbuda, during a closing press conference at the end of the 35th meeting of the conference on Frida...Read More >>>|
| 6/25/2014 || BRITISH NATIONAL CHARGED WITH MURDER IN GRENADA||2|
|A British national has been charged with killing his wife in Grenada after her body was found buried in a shallow grave, police officials said Monday.
The Royal Grenada Police Force said 32-year-old Alexander Clack was in custody on a charge of non-capital murder, meaning the death penalty cannot...Read More >>>|
| 6/23/2014 || GRENADA INVESTIGATES REPORTS OF CHIKUNGUNYA VIRUS||0|
|The Ministry of Health has intensified its campaign against the eminent threat of Chikungunya as investigation continues into reports of the presence of the virus on the Sister Isle of Carriacou.
In its latest (CHIKV) news update Chief Medical Officer (CMO) Dr. George Mitchell said health officia...Read More >>>|
| 6/23/2014 || GRENADA EXPECTING $21.9 MILLION FIRST PAYMENT FROM...||3|
|GRENADA is expecting to receive about 21.9 million US dollars by month-end as the first disbursement of funds from the International Monetary Fund under the structural adjustment programme.
In all, the government is expecting to received about 100 million US dollars over the next year from variou...Read More >>>|
| 6/19/2014 || LIME TO HELP GRENADA GOVERNMENT ROLL OUT TABLETS-I...||1|
|Telecommunications provider, LIME, has offered to help Government roll out its tablets-in-school programme likely to get underway in September.
LIME made the offer during a meeting involving executives of the company and Prime Minister Dr. Keith Mitchell on Tuesday.
The programme, ultimately aim...Read More >>>|
| 6/19/2014 || NLA MAKES HISTORY FOR EARLY CARNIVAL PRIZE-HANDOVE...||4|
|ST. GEORGE’S - FRIDAY, 13TH JUNE, 2014 – A highlight of the 2013 Carnival Season was the quick payment of competition prizes, including those involving the national steel-band competitions. The NLA created history on Friday, 13th June, 2014 by presenting cheques totalling EC$24,000.00 to eight (8) s...Read More >>>|
| 6/9/2014 || FINANCIAL SUPPORT TO GRENADA ABOUT TO FLOW, SAYS P...||7|
|Prime Minister Dr Keith Mitchell has assured the nation that better days are coming because the international community has bought into Grenada’s Home Grown Program.
He told a constituency forum recently that the government has been able to negotiate support to the tune of EC$300 million for the ...Read More >>>|
| 6/9/2014 || GOVERNMENT PROPOSING 15-YEAR DEVELOPMENT PLAN||3|
|Prime Minister Dr Keith Mitchell ended a North American visit by announcing a proposal for the adoption of a 15-year “National Development Plan’’.
Dr Mitchell said technical assistance with the proposed plan is being received from a “friendly government’’.
“The plan has to be agreed to by the nati...Read More >>>|
| 6/1/2014 || HURRICANE SEASON BEGINS||1|
|The 2014 Atlantic Hurricane Season begins today Sunday June 1 with a warning that the there is no way of knowing what the true impact of the season will be.
Dennis Feltgen of the National Hurricane Centre in Miami says notwithstanding predictions of a “slow” season “it takes only takes one storm ...Read More >>>|
| 5/30/2014 || ENHANCEMENT OF CARRIACOU'S HISTORICAL AND TOURISTS...||0|
|One of Carriacou’s historical sites and tourist attractions is being enhanced.
Cleaning operations is in progress at Ningo Well; one of the earliest wells built on the island and located in the village of Tibeau. This is being done with assistance from members of the Royal Grenada Police Force al...Read More >>>|
| 5/30/2014 || GRENADIANS TOLD TO PREPARE FOR HARDER TIMES||8|
|Prime Minister Dr Keith Mitchell has told Grenadians that they should be prepared to undergo three years of tough sacrifices as the island implements an economic strategy with assistance from the International Monetary Fund (IMF).
Mitchell said Grenada continues to feel the effects of the diffic...Read More >>>|
| 5/22/2014 || PETER DAVID FORMALLY JOINS THE NNP||9|
|Former foreign minister Peter David, who served more than ten years as general secretary of the National Democratic Congress (NDC), has now joined the ruling New National Party (NNP) of Grenada Prime Minister Keith Mitchell.
David, who served in the NDC government after its 2008 general election ...Read More >>>|
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