Airport Reports Major Growth

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ST. GEORGE’S, GRENADA, July 31, 2014 – GIS: The Maurice Bishop International Airport and the Grenada Airports Authority have reported an almost quadrupled increase in their projected growth rate for this year, which the staff attributed to new management—specifically the General Manager in the person of Ms. Wendy Williams. (read more…)

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ST. GEORGE’S, GRENADA, July 31, 2014 – GIS: Prime Minister Dr. The Right Honourable Keith Mitchell, in receiving the Ambassador of the Republic of Turkey to the Caribbean, early on Wednesday, was given some “welcomed” news of aid packages for Grenada. (read more…)

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ST. GEORGE’S, GRENADA, July 31, 2014 – GIS: In an effort to harmonize data collection by Gender-based violence service providers, and present a simple system to manage gender-based violence data, the Ministry of Social Development and Housing, in collaboration with the Grenada National Organisation for Women and the Legal Aid and Counselling Clinic, will launch the 2-month pilot phase of Grenada’s first Gender-based Violence Incident Recorder Tool on August 1. (read more…)

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ST. GEORGE’S, GRENADA, July 29, 2014 – GIS: Grenada has won its first ever international medal in the Decathlon event at the Commonwealth Games currently being held in Glasgow, Scotland; and only its second ever medal in the history of the games. (read more…)

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ST. GEORGE’S, GRENADA, July 29, 2014 – GIS: The Fisheries Division of the Ministry of Agriculture, Lands, Forestry, Fisheries and the Environment, in collaboration with the Caribbean Aqua-Terrestrial Solutions (CATS), has successfully conducted their first MPA Summer Camp, aimed at students 9 to 13 years of age. (read more…)

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ST. GEORGE’S, GRENADA, July 29, 2014 – GIS: Officials from the Ministry of Agriculture, Lands, Forestry, Fisheries and the Environment visited the Marine Protected Area (MPA) in Woburn, Clarkes Court Bay, on Thursday, July 24th. The purpose of the visit was to become better acquainted with the MPA and discuss the various activities planned for the area. (read more…)

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ST. GEORGE’S, GRENADA, July 29, 2014 – GIS: Three thousand, nine hundred and seventy nine (3,979) passengers and crew members of the MSC Divina injected approximately $416,000 into Grenada’s economy on Friday, 25th July 2014. The 2012 luxury Italian cruise line berthed in Grenada for the second time since its inaugural visit on 28th May 2014. It returned to Grenada from Rio de Janiero, Brazil following the FIFA World Cup Finals. (read more…)

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ST. GEORGE’S, GRENADA, FRIDAY, 25 JULY, 2014 – GIS: The Ministry of Health earlier today signed contract documents for the commencement of construction of Phase 2 of the General Hospital Project. (read more…)

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