Elvis Morain is PS with responsibility for Education

The Ministry of Education, Youth, Sports and Culture welcomed incoming Permanent Secretary Elvis Morain and bade farewell to outgoing Permanent Secretary with responsibility for Education, Finley Jeffrey, on Thursday, 29…

Government’s accomplishments of first 100 days in office

The Government of Grenada has made significant strides towards the implementation of its transformational agenda during the first 100 days in office, including the realisation of several campaign promises.  Prime…

Government caps freight charges for imported goods

As part of the Government’s efforts to alleviate the impact of external shocks on the Grenadian population, Cabinet has approved the adjustment of freight in the calculation of duties and…

Carriacou Corn Festival 2022 | NOW Grenada

Plans are well on stream for the return of Carriacou’s premiere culinary event – the annual Carriacou Corn Festival. The festival which began in 2015 was suspended for the last…

Is a global recession looming?

by Kari Grenade, PhD Regional Economist and Macroeconomic Advisor In broad terms, a recession is an acute contraction in economic activity that is widespread and prolonged. Two consecutive quarters of…

Barry Collymore owns Mount Cinnamon resort

Barry Collymore, a long-term business colleague of Peter de Savary, has acquired total ownership of the Mount Cinnamon resort in Grenada and will continue to build on the great success…

Active outbreak of acute respiratory infections (ARI)

The Epidemiology Department of the Ministry of Health, Wellness, and Religious Affairs is closely monitoring an active outbreak of Acute Respiratory Infections (ARI) in the country. Based on its most…

Revenue increase directly links to fuel and freight cap removal

by Linda Straker As of 1 October, freight capped back to 2019 levels Revenue collection surpassed projections for first 6 months of 2022 Mid-year review focuses on the period January…

Opposition Leader described as guiding light in Parliament

by Linda Straker Dr Mitchell did not attend first regular sitting of Lower House Described as grandfather of Lower House due to length of service since 1984 Current situation with…

Canada Fund for Local Initiatives (CFLI) – Call for Proposals Open

The High Commission of Canada is pleased to announce its annual call for proposals for the Canada Fund for Local Initiatives (CFLI) for 2022-2023. The Canadian High Commission invites local,…