Tag: Grenada

Caribbean Endemic Bird Festival Celebrates Year of the Bird

Caribbean Endemic Bird Festival Celebrates Year of the Bird

| April 22, 2018 | 0 Comments

April 22, 2018—This spring, groups throughout the Caribbean will be celebrating the birds that are only found here. 40 events on 14 islands are already on the schedule for this year’s Caribbean Endemic Bird Festival (CEBF). More than 80,000 Caribbean residents, friends and visitors will join in the activities, led by BirdsCaribbean. Earth day, April […]

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The Commonwealth: What’s in it for small states?

The Commonwealth: What’s in it for small states?

| April 13, 2018 | 0 Comments

Writing in the British Guardian Newspaper on April 10, my colleague, Professor Phillip Murphy, the Director of the Institute of Commonwealth Studies at the University of London, recalled that for those who campaigned for Britain to leave the European Union, “depicting the Commonwealth as a huge potential trading opportunity for the UK was a useful […]

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Silent Morning is in Jamaica’s Carnival 2018

Silent Morning is in Jamaica’s Carnival 2018

| March 28, 2018 | 0 Comments

Kingston, Jamaica (Sonique Solutions) – Following numerous requests, the highly anticipated event which has become a staple in the Caribbean & North-American Carnival calendars is finally making its first appearance in scenic Jamaica on April 5th, 2018.  In the last decade, Silent Morning, the annual ‘breakfast boat ride party’ and cooler cruise concept has literally […]

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NATIONAL ADDRESS Prime Minister Mitchell March 13 2018

NATIONAL ADDRESS Prime Minister Mitchell March 13 2018

| March 17, 2018 | 0 Comments

NATIONAL ADDRESS Prime Minister Mitchell March 13 2018

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Grenada PM calls for election on March 13th 2018

Grenada PM calls for election on March 13th 2018

| March 15, 2018 | 0 Comments

Prime Minister Dr. Keith Mitchell says the election date was chosen based on constitutional requirements. In an exclusive interview with GBN News on Tuesday, Dr. Mitchell says he does not agree with sentiments shared about the “Historical Significance Of March 13th”.

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The OECD: a robust response required

The OECD: a robust response required

| March 12, 2018 | 0 Comments

Small states, including those in the Caribbean, are justifiably troubled by the continuous efforts by the member-states of the Organization for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD) to cripple every initiative they take in the financial services sector. Indeed, it is true to say that the OECD has become as intimidating and odious an acronym as […]

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Grenada Tourism Sector On The Rise

Grenada Tourism Sector On The Rise

| March 8, 2018 | 0 Comments

Tourism and civil aviation minister Clarice Modest-Curwen says Grenada is in competition with other islands such as Antigua and St. Vincent as it relates to the development of the destination, and if they lack innovation and creativity at some point the tourism sector is going to lose big time. Modeste says after analyzing 2017 there […]

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The OECD has citizenship programmes in its sights

The OECD has citizenship programmes in its sights

| March 6, 2018 | 0 Comments

The View from Europe David Jessop Some years ago, a well-liked and highly respected Caribbean Ambassador regularly made the point that the region should follow more closely the issues that the OECD and the G20 were debating. He reasoned that any decision by one or the other of these complimentary bodies – they bring together […]

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Grenada 44th Anniversary of Independence ‘EVENSONG’

Grenada 44th Anniversary of Independence ‘EVENSONG’

| February 1, 2018 | 0 Comments

INVITATION NATIONALS AND FRIENDS OF GRENADA, CARRIACOU AND PETITE MARTINIQUE “EVENSONG” Celebrating Grenada’s 44th Anniversary of Independence   On   Thursday 8th February 2018 To arrive at 4.45pm Service begins at 5.00pm.   Westminster Abbey London SW1P 3PA Contact: High Commission for Grenada The Chapel, Archel Road West Kensington, W14 9QH Tel: 020 7385 4415/Fax: 020 7381 4807

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First & Second prize winners of Christmas Quiz announced

First & Second prize winners of Christmas Quiz announced

| December 23, 2017 | 0 Comments

After several weeks of running the new Caribbean Christmas Quiz organised by CaribDirect Multi-Media the winners of the two coveted prizes have been announced. Staged at the Tropical Sun (TS) headquarters in Leytonstone East London, the grand final draw took place yesterday Friday 22nd December on a busy Christmas shopping day in a quiet room adorned with Tropical Sun […]

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