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Wanted Man – Derick Kendell Parke

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Wanted Man – Derick Kendell Parke


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Woman Charged with Slew of Financial Crimes

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Woman Charged with Slew of Financial Crimes


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Notice: White Gate-Palmiste Area of Saint John Affected by Fallen Rocks

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Notice: White Gate-Palmiste Area of Saint John Affected by Fallen Rocks


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Grenada Awaiting Result of Natural Gas Quality

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Grenada Awaiting Result of Natural Gas Quality


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Hon Clarice Modeste-Curwen: No Across the Board Formula

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Hon Clarice Modeste-Curwen: No Across the Board Formula


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Notice: Allied Health Professionals in Grenada to Register by 31 December 2017

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  • Woman Charged with Slew of Financial Crimes
    Woman Charged with Slew of Financial Crimes

    , nowgrenada.com

    A 23-year-old St George resident has been arrested and charged in connection with a slew of financial crimes. Kenisha Charles, 23-year-old, unemployed of Woburn, St George is accused of stealing from her former employee, a retired judge. She is facing 5 counts of forgery, 5 counts of uttering a forged document, 8 counts of fraud by false pretense and 8 counts of money laundering
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    Tags: Crimes |  Financial crimes | 
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Politics & Government

  • Governor General Discloses Government’s Plans for 2018 in Throne Speech
    Governor General Discloses Government’s Plans for 2018 in Throne Speech

    , nowgrenada.com

    by Linda Straker. Implementing structural reforms to enhance competitiveness, expanded economic opportunities, increase employment and building resilience to both economic and environmental shocks are some of the major priorities for the ruling New National Party administration for the upcoming year parliamentary period. Opened on Friday with the traditional ceremonial throne speech from Head of State, Governor General Dame Cecile La Grenade, the Parliamentary period can close and open by the Prime Minister and his Cabinet as is deemed fit, and not necessarily for a mandatory period of time
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Sports

  • GRENFIN Takes the Title After 4 Days of Exciting Swimming Action
    GRENFIN Takes the Title After 4 Days of Exciting Swimming Action

    , nowgrenada.com

    It was 4 of days non-stop swimming action at the Good Hope Pool in St Paul’s as over 170 registered swimmers took to the pool for the 2017 GRENFIN. Invitational Swim Meet. It was rigorous competition as swimmers from the various swim clubs across Grenada, Carriacou and Petit Martinique vied for the Meet Championship title and to secure individual spots among the 34 swimmers to be selected to form the OECS National Swim Team
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    Tags: Swimming |  Swimmers | 
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Business

  • Caribbean Export and CAIPA Launches Regional Investor of the Year Award 2016/2017
    Caribbean Export and CAIPA Launches Regional Investor of the Year Award 2016/2017

    , nowgrenada.com

    The Regional Investor of the Year Award (RIYA) is a collaborative initiative between Caribbean Export Development Agency (Caribbean Export) and Caribbean Association of Investment Promotion Agencies (CAIPA) to recognise and promote the contribution of foreign and local investors to the Caribbean economy. Over the past 3 years, the RIYA focused on the creation of jobs by investors during the global financial crisis, the contribution of regional investors to the green economy and the contribution of local and foreign investors in innovation to advancing a new idea, devices, invention or methods into a good or service that creates value and satisfies a specific need for which customers will pay
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    Tags: Markets |  Finance |  Investments |  Investors |  Exports | 
    Places: Americas |  Caribbean |  Grenada | 

Health

  • Notice: Allied Health Professionals in Grenada to Register by 31 December 2017
    Notice: Allied Health Professionals in Grenada to Register by 31 December 2017

    , nowgrenada.com

    The Allied Health Professionals. Council is a corporate body established pursuant to Section 55 Subsection 2 of the Health Practitioner’s Act No 16 of 2010. Allied Health Professionals refers to all health care professions that are distinct from nursing, medicine, dentistry and pharmacy. These persons work in healthcare fields by providing a range of diagnostic, technical, therapeutic, direct patient care and support services that are critical to patient wellbeing
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Society & Culture

  • MWAG Statement on the Passing of Rollin Williams
    MWAG Statement on the Passing of Rollin Williams

    , nowgrenada.com

    The Executive and Members of the Media Workers Association of Grenada (MWAG) are saddened on the news of the death of Grenadian media worker Rollin Williams, in Barbados. Williams reportedly died on Thursday morning while trying to assist his wife, Carol Williams, another media worker. According to the Barbados Nation he went to his wife’s assistance while at the beach but also got into trouble and was subsequently pulled from the water lifeless
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    Tags: Death & Dying |  Obituary | 
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Education

  • Grenada Schools Inc Receives Donation of US$15,000 from Rotary Club of Grenada East
    Grenada Schools Inc Receives Donation of US$15,000 from Rotary Club of Grenada East

    , nowgrenada.com

    Grenada Schools Inc. has partnered with the Rotary Club of Grenada East to renovate and refurbish a primary school library in St Andrew. Grenada Schools received a donation of US$15,000 from the Rotary Club of Grenada East to assist with the renovation of the library at the Tivoli RC School. A cheque presentation was made during a luncheon at the Estuary in Grenville on Thursday, 21 September 2017
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    Tags: Schools | 
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Law & Crime

  • Two killed as militants hurl grenade, J&K Minister escape unhurt
    Two killed as militants hurl grenade, J&K Minister escape unhurt

    , thehindu.com

    Senior Jammu and Kashmir minister Naeem Akhtar escaped unhurt as militants hurled a grenade at a busy bus stand in Tral in Pulwama district on Thursday, killing two civilians and injuring six others, police said. “The grenade was reportedly hurled at 11.45 am,” a police official said. Two people were killed and six others injured in the attack. Jammu and Kashmir Minister for Public Works Akhtar escaped unhurt in the attack
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Life & Style

  • Prime Minister Expects No Further Escalation of Industrial Action
    Prime Minister Expects No Further Escalation of Industrial Action

    , nowgrenada.com

    Prime Minister, Dr Keith Mitchell says he does not expect a further escalation of the recent industrial action called by the Technical and Allied Workers Union (TAWU) and the Public Workers Union (PWU). Both the PWU and the TAWU instructed their members to remain at home on Monday, 16 and Tuesday 17, October in a move the Government Negotiating Team said is disappointing, because of the unions’ rejection of the Minister of Labour’s mediation efforts, regarding one-off payment to public service employees
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Science & Nature

  • Request for Expression of Interest: Coral Nursery Supervisor
    Request for Expression of Interest: Coral Nursery Supervisor

    , nowgrenada.com

    GRENCODA has received financing from the Caribbean Community Climate Change Center (5Cs) with co-financing from the Federal Republic of Germany through the German Development Bank (KfW), toward the cost of the project titled: Community-based Coastal Ecosystem Management for Climate Adaptation in Selected Areas of Grenada; and intends to apply part of the proceeds for a consultant to provide support to the overall Biorock and Coral Nursery Program
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