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  1. Letter: Reform, revamp and support the Royal Grenada Police ForceRead the original story

    17 hrs ago | Caribbean News Now!

    Dear Sir: The Royal Grenada Police Force is in a state of serious crisis. Following the victory of the National Democratic Congress in July 2008 Tillman Thomas embarked on a policy to de-politicize the RGPF.


  2. Letter: Sexual intimidation and harassment within the NNP government in GrenadaRead the original story

    Sunday Jul 26 | Caribbean News Now!

    ... poor government, limited employment opportunities, sexual intimidation and harassment and poor resources. In Grenada, leaders also need to appreciate another strong and disturbing pattern evident among politicians and our female teenagers. We need ...


  3. Letter: Growth is the keyRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 23 | Caribbean News Now!

    Dear Sir: The prime minister of Grenada Keith Mitchell went on a recent visit to North America and Europe. From published articles, he met Grenadians in both New York, USA; Toronto, Canada, and in Hammersmith, London, England.


  4. Commentary: Grenada Constitutional Reform: United Nations positionRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 20 | Caribbean News Now!

    By J. K. Roberts The United Nations Development Programme has been associated with the Grenada Constitution Reform Project in one form or another over the past years. Together with the Organisation of American States , the UNDP has provided financial and technical assistance and has also opened to Grenada international experts in constitutional law and legal reforms, as well as mechanisms for good governance and participatory democracy with the inclusion of civil society.


  5. Cuba's good tourism fortune could be bad news for rest of CaribbeanRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 20 | The Miami Herald

    ... the U.S. market for most goods from 17 beneficiary countries. "We really believe we're not going to be hurt by it," Grenada Prime Minister Keith Mitchell said recently during a panel on Caribbean issues at the Toronto Global Forum. Mitchell, who ...


  6. Canada agrees to review visa requirement for Grenadian citizensRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 14 | Caribbean News Now!

    ST GEORGE'S, Grenada -- The Canadian government has agreed to look into addressing the visa requirement for Grenadian citizens to enter Canada. This was the highlight of a meeting between Prime Minister Dr Keith Mitchell and Canada's Prime Minister Stephen Harper, which took place on July 10 on the margins of the Toronto Global Forum, in which the Grenadian leader participated.


  7. Letter: Unemployment is down in Grenada, says Prime Minister Keith MitchellRead the original story

    Monday Jul 13 | Caribbean News Now!

    Dear Sir: Dirty politics is poisoning Grenada's political environment. Grenada's Prime Minister Keith C. Mitchell had constructed an easy-going and relaxed public image just before his last election victory.


  8. Letter: Derrick James has his own agenda for sidelining the original NNP Ny support chapterRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 9 | Caribbean News Now!

    Dear Sir: It is not in Prime Minister Keith Mitchell's best interest to allow Derrick James to sideline his former supporters who directly fought to get Mitchell elected into public office. Those members should be praised for their devotion to duty and remarkable valor.


  9. Caribbean tourism feels winds of change from CubaRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 9 | The Miami Herald

    ... the U.S. market for most goods from 17 beneficiary countries. "We really believe we're not going to be hurt by it," Grenada Prime Minister Keith Mitchell said Thursday during a panel on Caribbean issues at the Toronto Global Forum. Mitchell, who ...


  10. Commentary: Disparity and neglect at the (Mirabeau) Princess Alice Hospital in GrenadaRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 8 | Caribbean News Now!

    By Terry Noel According to American historian and philosopher Will Durant, "The health of nations is more important than the wealth of nations." Unfortunately, though, in rural Grenada this is not the case, since patients should expect some difficulty and long waiting periods in receiving medical attention at the Princess Alice Hospital, while government and, in particular, the ministry of health pays little or no attention to improving and enhancing the management structure under which the hospital currently operates.


  11. Offers First-Ever Full Ship Windjammer CruiseRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 8 | PRWeb

    ... Mandalay, operated by Sail Windjammer, has to offer July 3-9, 2016. The six-night barefoot cruise, departing from Grenada, will make stops at seven unique islands allowing guests to swim, snorkel, relax and enjoy the crystal clear Caribbean waters. ...


  12. Grenada PM bodyguard captures bodybuilding titleRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 8 |

    Grenada Prime Minister Keith Mitchell's bodyguard stole the limelight at a prestigious body building championship staged here over the weekend. Damion Daniel, one of the police officers assigned to guard the Grenadian leader, emerged as the star of the night at the annual Sportsworld Bodybuilding and Fitness Classic at the Dr. Jao Havelange Centre of Excellence in Macoya, reports CMC.


  13. Rusk brings in the FourthRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 4 | Tyler Morning Telegraph

    ... Texas. (Andrew D. Brosig/Tyler Morning Telegraph via AP) MANDATORY CREDIT Emerson Griffin, a veteran of wars in Grenada, Panama and Operation Desert Storm, watches the annual Fourth of July parade on Saturday, July 4, 2015, in Rusk, Texas. (Andrew ...


  14. Grenadians continue to press for reopening of New York consulateRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 3, 2015 | Caribbean News Now!

    ... York. The group said it was unimpressed with the Mitchell government's response to the issue of the reopening of the Grenada consulate. Grenadian nationals, invited and non-invited, came out in large numbers to attend and voice their opinions at the ...


  15. Caribbean countries demand removal from EU tax haven listRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 3, 2015 |

    The Organization of Eastern Caribbean States said it is determined to have 13 Caribbean countries removed from the European Union's list of 30 international tax havens. "We said we are going to aggressively pursue getting this thing to be removed," the current OECS chairman, Grenada Prime Minister Keith Mitchell, said this week at a meeting of the group.


  16. Book Review: Keith Mitchell, the man, the politician, the legendRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 2, 2015 | Caribbean News Now!

    ... alike with his clear vision and ability to get things done against the most formidable opposition. His friends in Grenada and abroad are confident that his influence will continue to encourage his proud tradition of involvement in worthwhile ...


  17. Sports Commentary: Producing more Kirani-type athletesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 29, 2015 | Caribbean News Now!

    By Arley Gill Kirani James continues to do us so proud! Moreover, I am pleased that the authorities at every turn do not allow his performances to go unnoticed. The prime minister, in his last national address, did so; as well as did minister of sport Emmalin Pierre, who has consistently applauded the efforts of Kirani, on behalf of the government and people of Grenada.


  18. Letter: Fiscal responsibility and the Grenada cabinet re-shuffleRead the original story

    Jun 28, 2015 | Caribbean News Now!

    Dear Sir: The Keith Mitchell-led NNP administration has been forced to accept a fiscal responsibility bill allegedly crafted by advisors from the International Monetary Fund as part of the structural adjustment program . This bill will limit the discretionary spending of the minister of finance Keith Mitchell who is prime minister of Grenada, Carriacou and Petite Martinique.


  19. Letter: PM Mitchell needs to take a bold step towards reducing youth unemploymentRead the original story

    Jun 21, 2015 | Caribbean News Now!

    ... likelihood that they themselves are becoming addicted. The government of prime minister Keith C. Mitchell has said, "Grenada does not have an alcoholic problem," and his government believes drinking alcohol and getting drunk is a choice; but if you ...


  20. Grenada to benefit from US$1.5 million charitable donation by the VaticanRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 21, 2015 | Caribbean News Now!

    ST GEORGE'S, Grenada -- Grenada will be the beneficiary of a 1 million charitable aid package from the Vatican. This was announced by Cardinal Renato Raffaele Martino, Grand Prior of the Constantinian Order and protodeacon of the Holy Roman Church, and inter-faith campaigner Sir Anthony Bailey, during a courtesy visit to Prime Minister Dr Keith Mitchell last Wednesday morning.