Month: April 2013

Minister Joseph to Chair COTED Meetings

Minister of Economic Development, Trade, Planning and Cooperatives, Hon. Oliver Joseph, will leave the state tomorrow to Chair the thirty-sixth meeting of the Council for Trade and Economic Development (COTED), from May 2 – 3, 2013, in Guyana.   Minister Joseph will be accompanied by Dr. Patrick Antoine, Chief Policy Advisor on Finance, Planning, Trade and Economic Development. Grenada has made a ... read more

Is There Hope for Haiti? (part 1)

For the past forty years, Haiti has stumbled through dictatorship, poverty and indifference; culminating in the devastating earthquake of 2010. Now as Haiti tries to pick itself up; Brian Samuel looks back, and forward. read more

Brief Update from St. Lucia Drag Wars

Despite an early pull out of the Drag Wars competition by one of Grenada’s two drivers Joshua Lewis with his Mitsubishi Evolution 4 due to mechanical problems, Grenada’s Alan McIntyre was able secure a position in what is considered the “high powered category” with his modified V8 Ford Mustang. McIntyre placed 2nd in the ‘9 seconds’ class following two days of high speed racing ... read more

GRENLEC Gives Over $135,000 in Support of Community Development

In a brief ceremony, Interim Chief Executive Officer of Grenada Electricity Services (GRENLEC), Mr. Clive Hosten announced a number of charities that will benefit from the GRENLEC Community Partnership Initiative (GCPI). This presentation comes quickly on the heels of the Carriacou Maroon and String Band Festival, which was successfully staged over the weekend with GRENLEC as a major contributor.  The ... read more
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