Latest News for: Grenada finance


Caribbean countries facing challenges exacerbated by COVID-19

Jamaica Star 30 Jun 2021
BRIDGETOWN, Barbados, CMCGrenada’s Finance and Economic Development Minister, Gregory Bowen, Wednesday said the region is facing a number of challenges exacerbated by the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic ... He said the region was also over-dependent on a few “economic sectors that were themselves highly vulnerable to economic and natural shocks." ... .

China and Russia Quiet about US Past Genocides and Ongoing Genocide in the Middle East ...

Dissident Voice 29 Jun 2021
American murderous invasions of Cuba, Dominican Republic, Panama, Grenada and covertly arranging and financing devastating civil wars in Guatemala and El Salvador that are openly acknowledged (without any sense of responsibility for the suffering).

Sadly China and Russia Remain Quiet on US Past Genocides and Ongoing Genocide in the ...

GlobalResearch 28 Jun 2021
American murderous invasions of Cuba, Dominican Republic, Panama, Grenada and covertly arranged and financed devastating civil war in Guatemala and El Salvador are openly acknowledged (without any sense of responsibility for the suffering).

Regional finance ministers to discuss impact of COVID-19 on Caribbean countries

Jamaica Star 15 Jun 2021
The participants will include Grenada’s Minister of Finance, Economic Development, Physical Development and Energy, Gregory Bowen, his Barbados counterpart Marsha Caddle, as well as Dr Nigel Clarke, the Jamaica Minister of Finance and the Public Service and James Thompson, Minister of State for Finance, Bahamas ... @TheJamaicaStar. .

Utility to operate as private company despite Grenada gov’t owning majority shares

The Gleaner 05 Jan 2021
Grenada’s Finance Minister Gregory Bowen says the light and power company in that Caribbean country, Grenlec, will continue to operate as a private company under the Companies Act, although the government has repurchased the majority shares owned... .

The Election and the Empire

CounterPunch 06 Nov 2020
(Defense Manpower Data Center ... There was also the acknowledged use of US combat troops during the brief and gratuitous invasion of Grenada. As for the rest of the world, Reagan’s war cabinet financed, advised and participated in the war against Soviet and Afghan government forces in Afghanistan ... Bush White House ... .

Chad asks Glencore for debt payment suspension

Business Day 21 Sep 2020
Most of the 73 eligible borrowers didn’t contact private creditors asking for a freeze on repayments for fear it could halt future access to financing. Chad, a landlocked country in the southern fringes of the Sahara, and the tiny Caribbean island of Grenada both applied for the relief.

Michael Jason Austin, Cathy Harper Carr, Saintclair Neal Crocker, Ruth Janette Mathews Carter, Barbara Jean ...

Grenada Star 14 Sep 2020
Michael Jason Austin, 41, of Grenada, who died on Sunday, Sept. 6, in Grenada ... The Grenada High School ROTC presented the colors ... McKibben and Guinn Funeral Service in Grenada was in charge of arrangements ... 3, 2020, in Grenada ... 7, in Grenada ... She had worked for many years as a secretary at Defenbaugh Finance Company and the Grenada Chamber of Commerce.

13 of the best immigration and second citizenship consultants in the UAE

Gulf News 29 Jul 2020
The Grenada investment visa programme provides second citizenship in Grenada and a passport to investors offering visa-free travel to over 143 countries including the UK, EU Schengen countries and China. Grenada also offers access for its citizens to the US on E2 treaty investor visa ... Antigua and Barbuda; Dominica; Grenada; St Kitts and Nevis.

Finance firm secures £25k loan for fashion start-up

The Business Desk 20 Jul 2020
Finance specialist, Bathgate Business Finance, has helped two fashion-focused entrepreneurs bring a unique retail experience to a Cheshire high street, after securing a £25,000 start-up loan ... “The finance was the lifeline we needed to start our business.” ...   Finance specialist cooks up £35k cash boost for gourmet chip shop.

World Bank provides millions for air transport connectivity in four Caribbean countries

Jamaica Observer 30 May 2020
It said the projects include International Development Association (IDA) financing of US$13 million for Dominica, US$17 million for Grenada, US$84 million for Haiti, and US$45 million for St Lucia ... financing with a maturity of 40 years, including a grace period of 10 years.

World Bank Approves US$20 million for Grenada to Reduce Disaster Risks and Build Resilience

Reliefweb 21 Jan 2020
The Cat DDO provides Grenada with contingent financing in case of natural disasters while supporting the country’s reform program to build multi-sectoral resilience to disaster and climate risks ... The World Bank is providing comprehensive support to Grenada’s efforts ...

Caribbean Briefs - Dec. 15

The Philadelphia Tribune 14 Dec 2019
Grenada premier denies Al Jazeera allegations ... GEORGE’S, Grenada — Prime Minister Keith Mitchell has denied media reports that his ruling New National Party had received campaign financing from the Grenada Sustainable Aquaculture, a failed Citizenship By Investment program.

Sports complex financing OK’d

Grenada Star 17 Oct 2019
The financing portion for funding the sports complex is now underway, following a unanimous vote from the Grenada City Council.

Steve Chapman - Trump's bad neighbor policy toward Latin America

The Crescent News 11 Jun 2019
Trump’s Bad Neighbor Policy Toward Latin America. Donald Trump has often been faulted for recklessly upending established U.S. government policies, inviting harmful consequences ... tradition that has its own harmful consequences ... The U.S. financed a right-wing insurgency in Nicaragua in the 1980s. It invaded Grenada in 1983 to depose a pro-Castro regime ... .