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Regional fight against corruption to be discussed at “anti-corruption” conference Saint Vincent and the Grenadines breaks a record, as smallest ever Security Council seat holder Port Authority renovate to serve better and uphold international standards UK OTs directors urge spending of monies well… New Port development launched
 
Regional fight against corruption to be discussed at “anti-corruption” conference

Regional fight against corruption to be discussed at “anti-corruption” conference

by Staff Writer GEORGE TOWN, Cayman Islands, Jun 3, CMC – Heads of anti-corruption agencies and government integrity commissions from across the Caribbean part of the Commonwealth are meeting here  this week to discuss the fight against corruption. The conference, being held for the first time here, comes   five years after the government passed […]

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Saint Vincent and the Grenadines breaks a record, as smallest ever Security Council seat holder

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Port Authority renovate to serve better and uphold international standards

by Bennette Roach Much of the external renovation and reconstruction is well underway Joseph O’Garro is the Manager of the Montserrat Port Authority, recently referred to as the Chief Executive Officer (CEO) at the recent Port Development launch last week. He invited the media to what he said was a simple briefing exercise to alert […]

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UK OTs directors urge spending of monies well…

by Bennette Roach The Foreign and Commonwealth (FCO) Overseas Territories (OTs) and Department for International Development (DFID) (OTs) Directors concluded a two day visit to Montserrat, their final stop speaking with the local media at the Governor’s office on Thursday, May 23, 2019. The Interview turned out to be too short, as it is most […]

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New Port development launched

Concept design – Full to be available by August The Government of Montserrat through the Ministry of Communication and Works on Friday, May 17, 2019, conducted the Montserrat Port Development Project Launch which has been seriously undertaken when Premier Romeo announced in February last year, that the funds had been sourced for the project. The […]

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Ferry Service Update June 7- 29

07 June 2019

Ferry – Jaden Sun Information coming out of the Government Information Unit informs: “This weekend with the upcoming holidays will see significant changes that will affect both stakeholder and customers significantly.” The result of that is that the current month will see a number of changes to the Ferry schedule, as follows: Friday, June 7th 2019 […]

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Culture plays important role in Region’s sustainable growth, development...

Culture plays important role in Region’s sustainable growth, development…

07 June 2019

June 7, 2019 We have had on several previous occasions commented on the fact that culture is important and should be seriously considered when the occasion is warranted. That is expressly so in so many areas of our onward thrust for change and progress. Consequently, we have always reminded, there is bad and good culture, […]

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Do we need Education or Connection to succeed on a politically insecure Montserrat?

07 June 2019

By Claude Gerald Since people management is a myth on Montserrat, slackness in the Public Sector is chronic and allowed. Friendship and family connections and moral weaknesses run the ball game. Montserrat is thus soaring high on the corruption index and out-does its own poor standards at each check point. Subtle, persistent and cumulative, it […]

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Former Prime Minister’s funeral to be held on June 23

Former Prime Minister’s funeral to be held on June 23

07 June 2019

by Staff Writer KINGSTON, Jamaica, Jun. 4, CMC – The state funeral for former Prime Minister Edward Seaga is to be held on Sunday June 23. The details of the funeral arrangements and related activities were revealed by Culture Minister Olivia Grange on Monday during a media briefing . The funeral service will be held […]

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Attorney found guilty of theft

Attorney found guilty of theft

07 June 2019

by staff writer BRIDGETOWN, Barbados, Jun. 4, CMC – A jury on Tuesday found well known attorney  Vonda Minerva Pile,   guilty of theft. Pile, was accused of stealing BD$191,416.39  (One Barbados dollar=US$0.50 cents), belonging to her former client, Anstey King, between April 29, 2009 and October 26, 2010. However, the jury said she was  […]

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Barbados PM announces sale of LIAT shares

Barbados PM announces sale of LIAT shares

07 June 2019

by staff writer BRIDGETOWN, Barbados, Jun 4, CMC – The Barbados government Tuesday night formally announced plans to sell its shares in the cash strapped regional airline, LIAT, but insisted that it was committed to regional transportation and would continue to hold minimum shares in the Antigua-based carrier. Barbados along with Antigua and Barbuda, Dominica […]

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Over 70 police officers declare  assets

Over 70 police officers declare assets

07 June 2019

by staff writer ST. GEORGE’S, Grenada, Jun. 5, CMC –  A total of 71 Police Officers from the category of Corporals and Sergeants were among Grenadians in public service who recently filed declarations of assets with the Integrity Commission in accordance with the Integrity in Public life legislation. The declarations made between May 8 and […]

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Body of former prime minister returns on Sunday

Body of former prime minister returns on Sunday

07 June 2019

by staff writer KINGSTON, Jamaica, Jun 1, CMC – The Jamaica government says the body of the late former prime minister, Edward Seaga, is scheduled to arrive here on Sunday, as the region and international community continues to pay its respect to him. A government statement said that Seaga’s remains, draped in the national flag, […]

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JUS WONDERIN

Jus Wonderin

07 June 2019

Jus wonderin how some people do not like to promote themselves as far as their achievements and rely on others who understand their importance and relevance to the growth and progress of the island. Jus wonderin about the coldness or the urgency to do something about electoral reform before the next general election. Jus wonderin […]

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Caribbean urged to be fully prepared for 2019 Atlantic Hurricane Season

05 June 2019

by staff writer BRIDGETOWN, Barbados, Jun 1, CMC – The 2019 Atlantic Hurricane Season officially got started on Saturday with the Barbados-based  Caribbean Disaster Emergency Management Agency (CDEMA) urging the population in the region to be fully prepared for any eventuality over the next six months. The US-based National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) is predicting […]

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