Vincy Students In CUBA Sends Message Of Love And Hope

Good day Saint Vincent and the Grenadines. I do trust and hope that everyone is safe and okay thus far. I know for some of us that this is our first experience of a volcanic eruption while for others, it...

Pandemic Is Accelerating Democracy’s Decade-Long Decline In The Americas

Globally and in the Americas, we are witnessing a rapid deterioration of democracy. Freedom House’s new Freedom in the World 2021 report shows the United States and El Salvador leading the decay among the Americas’ 35 countries, with 13 others following the same downward trend. But...

CPA 2020 – Know your rights – Part Two – By Chris-Ann Mofford

To recap, I had previously introduced the Consumer Protection Act 2020. In that article, a succinct explanation of the importance of this piece of legislation was highlighted  – emphasizing the importance of YOU – the consumer, and what might be an appropriate remedy...

New Global Trade Currents, New Caribbean Responses?

A Brief Reflection on Lamy’s Henry Gill Memorial Lecture – New Global Trade Currents, New Caribbean Responses? On March 17, inst. Pascal Lamy, the former EU Trade Commissioner and WTO Director-General delivered the inaugural Henry Gill memorial lecture. The event...

Maintaining the Knot: How not to get a Divorce

Divorce is becoming a very common way to a end a marriage in St Vincent and the Grenadines (SVG). As a legal practitioner, I have represented husbands and wives (even when one party is abroad) in going through the three...

An Open Letter To Stakeholders In Education In SVG

The views expressed herein are those of the writer and do not necessarily represent the opinions or editorial position of News784. Opinion pieces can be submitted to news784svg@gmail.com Dear stakeholders: Teachers, Principals and Deputies, Parents, MOE Officials, Social commentators and...