REGIONAL

Million-dollar marijuana find in Barbados

A 33-year-old man has been remanded to prison after appearing in court on drug-related charges. Gregory Leon Holder was held 620.4 lbs of cannabis with an estimated street value $1, 120,000. Police said that on […]

REGIONAL

LIAT hit by high-level resignation

The Chief Commercial Officer (CCO) of LIAT Lloyd Carswell has resigned. His resignation took effect last week. Carswell was hired in 2014 on a temporary basis of three to four months but served nearly four […]

National

HON. S. CAESAR TO ADDRESS UN FISHERIES EVENT

Hon. Saboto Caesar will deliver the keynote address at an event on Small Island Developing States (SIDs) Innovative Approaches to Fisheries Management on Thursday 8 June 2017. The Minister of Agriculture and Fisheries was invited by […]

Agriculture Face To Face

Agriculture Face-To-Face 2nd Edition

Welcome to News784’s Agriculture Face-To-Face. I’m Media and Communications Practitioner Sean Rose. This is the 2nd in a series of interviews with Minister of Agriculture, Forestry, Fisheries and Rural Transformation, the Hon. Saboto Caesar. Agriculture Face-To-Face is geared to […]

National

Miss OSCO Pageant Set For Friday June 2nd

The Owia Sports and Cultural Organization (OSCO) will this weekend host carnival activities in Owia under the theme “Hold Your Own for Owia Carnival 2k17”. The weekend of activities will kick off on Friday night […]

Climate Change

GCCA project helping to mitigate disasters

The Global Facility for Disaster Reduction and Recovery (GFDRR) says that St. Vincent and the Grenadines (SVG) is the second most disaster-prone country in the world by population. The GFDRR also states that SVG is […]

National

SVG HOST CARIBBEAN CLIMATE OUTLOOK FORUM (CARICOF)

The government of St. Vincent and the Grenadines is hosting a series of meetings of The Caribbean Climate Outlook Forum (CariCOF) at the Beachcombers Hotel.  These are essentially two meetings held to deliver climate forecasts […]

REGIONAL

Prime Minister under fire over homophobic comments

Prime Minister Dr Keith Mitchell has come under fire over homophobic comments directed at two young men who are members of the main opposition National Democratic Congress (NDC). Addressing a convention of the women’s arm […]