Grenada Newswire

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Grenada.

Results 1 - 20 of 99 in Grenada

  1. Commentary: Monitoring the progress of our soca bardsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 28 | Caribbean News Now!

    ... full swing of things. What is occupying a lot of my time is following up on the progress of our soca artistes from Grenada; scanning the news, searching the world wide web, trying to find any bit of information on how they are doing, especially in ...

    Comment?

  2. American investors eying Grenada's energy sectorRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 28 | Caribbean News Now!

    ST GEORGE'S, Grenada -- A group of American investors is visiting Grenada, exploring opportunities in several key sectors including energy. The group includes Wesley Edens, founder and co-chairman of the board of directors of Fortress Investment Group and Robert Agbede, president and CEO of Chester LNG.

    Comment?

  3. Letter: Lies and the lying Grenadian prime minister who tells themRead the original story

    Monday Jan 26 | Caribbean News Now!

    Dear Sir: Grenada's Parliament is full of politicians who aspire to lead their party but few reach the top of the greasy pole and, among those who do, a large proportion come unstuck. A good leader is one who knows the way, goes the way and shows the way, but some do not always do so in a fashion that everyone likes.

    Comment?

  4. Artistic touch to Grenada's birthdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 25 | New York Daily News

    Celebrate Grenada's independence anniversary and view the artwork by Solanche Robert, which will be on display at Grenada's UN Mission in Manhattan during February. With some her creative works as inspiration, artist Solanche Robert is helping Grenada celebrate its 41st anniversary of independence in February with an art display at the Grenada Mission to the United Nations in Manhattan.

    Comment?

  5. Letter: NDC Carriacou chairman resignsRead the original story

    Thursday Jan 22 | Caribbean News Now!

    Dear Sir: Amid growing frustration Tevin Andrews, chairman of the National Democratic Congress Carriacou constituency throws in the towel. There had been rumours for months that the constituency caretaker, Randolph Fleary, saw the young and energetic hard working, getting things done Andrews as a threat, gaining popularity with his liberal all-inclusive democratic panache reaching out to members of the governing New National Party to join his opposition out of government party, the NDC.

    Comment?

  6. Interview: Grenada expects to deepen cooperation with China: PMRead the original story

    Wednesday Jan 21 | Xinhuanet

    ST. GEORGE'S, Jan. 21 -- Grenada's Prime Minister Keith Mitchell told Xinhua Wednesday that his country expects to deepen its ties with China. Recalling how he initiated the resumption of ties with China ten years ago, Mitchell said he felt a special sense of pride about the decision.

    Comment?

  7. Commentary: Grenada Constitutional Reform: Putting within contextRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 19 | Caribbean News Now!

    By J. K. Roberts There are many fundamental issues surrounding constitutional reform for Grenada, which need to be brought to the fore and for the general public to be educated upon, before the holding of any referendum on the reform. Equally of a worry is the absence of conducive conditions and creditable conducts for the referendum.

    Comment?

  8. Letter: NNP's vulgar politics versus NDC's good governance agendaRead the original story

    Wednesday Jan 7 | Caribbean News Now!

    Dear Sir: The current economic crisis that the people of Grenada are experiencing is a result of the bad governance and vulgar politics of prime minister Mitchell and his NNP administration. Mitchell is the longest serving prime minister of Grenada and as such he has to shoulder the blame for the state of Grenada's national economy.

    Comment?

  9. Grenada cruise ship arrivals increase by 29 percent in 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 7 | Caribbean News Now!

    ... to rising sea levels brought about by global warming. Read the latest news and information here... ST GEORGE'S, Grenada -- During 2014, cruise arrivals and expenditure in Grenada both increased by 29 percent compared to 2013. Preliminary data show ...

    Comment?

  10. Letter: Mr Prime Minister Mitchell, your resignation pleaseRead the original story

    Thursday Jan 1 | Caribbean News Now!

    Dear Sir: The best Christmas and New Year gift that the people of Grenada, Carriacou and Petite Martinique can receive from their prime minister Keith Mitchell is a signed and seal ed letter of resignation, captioned "I lied, I have failed you. Sorry, I am NOT capable of delivering the jobs I bragged about."

    Comment?

  11. Paying tribute to Calypso RoseRead the original story

    Dec 27, 2014 | Trinadad Express

    Though she was barely able to walk because of gout, Calypso Rose was still able to woo her audience, as Brooklyn paid tribute to the Tobago-born singer who "broke the glass ceiling" in the calypso genre. "This woman, sometimes I sit and wonder what got that woman to sing calypso in the 1950s and survive," said popular Grenada-born radio personality Harold Pysadee, one of the masters of ceremonies at the grand tribute in honour of Calypso Rose, 74, renowned as the "Calypso Queen of the World".

    Comment?

  12. Letter: What manner of man is Peter David?Read the original story

    Dec 25, 2014 | Caribbean News Now!

    ... has been reduced to joining a party they opposed vigorously for the past 17 years on what they term as "Project Grenada". What this project entails is anybody's guess because until now this "Project Grenada " idea has not been properly defined to ...

    Comment?

  13. Letter: Senators Burke and Roberts - Grenada's personalities of the year 2015Read the original story

    Dec 22, 2014 | Caribbean News Now!

    Dear Sir: Senators Nazim Burke and Ray Roberts an opposition and an independent senator in the upper house of parliament in Grenada stand out as two of the most progressive and respectable politicians in Grenada and the Caribbean. These two Grenadian senators stand out as a beacon of hope for the people of Grenada and the wider Caribbean.

    Comment?

  14. Letter: Grenadians in bondageRead the original story

    Dec 21, 2014 | Caribbean News Now!

    ... called Keith C. Mitchell to inform him that he was going to make a return to political office as prime minister of Grenada, Carriacou and Petit Martinique. Of course he was speechless at first, but he believed. I had told him years ago in 2008 that ...

    Comment?

  15. Letter: PM Tillman Thomas was right while PM Keith Mitchell is dead wrongRead the original story

    Dec 17, 2014 | Caribbean News Now!

    Dear Sir: When the idea about joining the Hugo Chavez controversial ALBA group was first presented to the people of Grenada, former PM Tillman Thomas held the view that the details of the ALBA manifesto must first be fully explained to the Grenadian people. Following that dialogue with the people, a referendum was to be held to determine the way forward on the issue.

    Comment?

  16. Letter: Keith Mitchell and the voice of Satan in Grenada's parliamentRead the original story

    Dec 16, 2014 | Caribbean News Now!

    Dear Sir: Soon after visiting Pope Francis at the Vatican with his mother, wife and adopted son, Prime Minister Keith Mitchell appointed an atheist in the person of Chester Arlington Humphrey president of the senate, Grenada's upper house of parliament. If one is to genuinely believe in the Catholic faith, this appointment flies in the face of what Pope Francis stands for and is a gross insult to the Vatican and its entire hierarchy.

    Comment?

  17. Grenada PM hails a new chapter of integration through ALBARead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 16, 2014 | Caribbean News Now!

    ... to rising sea levels brought about by global warming. Read the latest news and information here... ST GEORGE'S, Grenada (GIS) -- Grenada's Prime Minister Dr Keith Mitchell says a new chapter in hemispheric integration has begun with the final two ...

    Comment?

  18. Letter: A stain upon Keith C. Mitchell's leadershipRead the original story

    Dec 15, 2014 | Caribbean News Now!

    ... and what action did he take to correct the problem after it was brought to light. We the majority of the people of Grenada, Carriacou and Petit Martinique post our strong disagreement and disappointment with a major policy of Keith C. Mitchell. Our ... 1 comment

  19. Four weeks bonus this ChristmasRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 15, 2014 | Jamaica Observer

    ST GEORGE'S, Grenada - Grenada's leading hotelier Sir Royston Hopkin received lusty applause from a roomful of the island's top businessmen when he announced here last week that he would be paying his employees four weeks bonus this Christmas. The applause grew to a crescendo when Sir Royston further announced that he would be able to pay the hefty bonus because his 60-room luxury Spice Island Beach Resort had increased revenues by 20 per cent year-on-year, thanks to the entry of Sandals Resorts International into the eastern Caribbean island only a year ago.

    Comment?

  20. 'Butch' Stewart launches third call centre in GrenadaRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 15, 2014 | Jamaica Observer

    ST GEORGE'S, Grenada - Gordon 'Butch' Stewart last week launched his third Caribbean call centre - after Jamaica and St Lucia - in this Grenadian capital, promising technological sophistication and high-quality customer service. Stewart also announced that his Sandals Resorts International would be building an 8,000 square-foot conference centre that would serve the entire island, noting that both the call centre - or Sales and Marketing Centre - and the conference centre would bring additional employment to Grenada, following the opening last year of the Sandals LaSource Grenada hotel.

    Comment?