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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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Christmas Quiz Grand Prize Draw tomorrow

Christmas Quiz Grand Prize Draw tomorrow

| December 21, 2017 | 0 Comments

Answer to last week’s question number #11 is BRITISH VIRGIN ISLANDS.  All of the persons to provide the correct answer to question #11 were as follows: Magdelene Daniel from St Lucia Vashtine McCalla Smith from Jamaica based in London Nicole-Rachelle Moore from Trinidad and Tobago based in London Margaret St John from Grenada based in London Dawn Lindo-Morgan from Jamaica based in London Shalisa […]

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Deliver the Golding Report on CARICOM

Deliver the Golding Report on CARICOM

| December 17, 2017 | 0 Comments

What has become of the Report of a Jamaican Commission that reviewed the Caribbean Community and Common Market (CARICOM)?   It has been almost 9 months since the Commission’s Chairman, Bruce Golding, submitted the report to Jamaica’s Prime Minister, Andrew Holness on March 30.  But, there has been silence ever since. Maybe, the report can be delivered […]

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Question #3 on Caribbean Christmas Quiz

Question #3 on Caribbean Christmas Quiz

| November 13, 2017 | 0 Comments

Answer to last week’s question number 2 is VENEZUELA.  First person to provide the correct answer to question #2 was Dawn Lindo-Morgan. CONGRATULATIONS Dawn, you have been entered in the draw on Friday 24th November 2017. RULES:  In order to qualify…Send answer to: quiz@caribdirect.com along with full name, mobile number and Caribbean country you’re associated with. Note: […]

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Insuring the Caribbean’s future

Insuring the Caribbean’s future

| October 10, 2017 | 0 Comments

Insurers and re-insurers are facing major losses in the wake of the damage done in the Caribbean and the United States by Hurricanes Harvey, Irma and Maria.   These losses will have a direct and immediate impact on insurance premiums across the entire Caribbean and the Eastern seaboard of the US. Higher building and flood insurance […]

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