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Republic Bank (Grenada) bids Farwell to Outgoing Managing Director, Keith Johnson

Republic Bank (Grenada) bids Farwell to Outgoing Managing Director, Keith Johnson
St. George’s, Grenada; March 31, 2021: Staff of Republic Bank (Grenada) Limited bids farewell to outgoing Managing Director, Mr. Keith Johnson, as he leaves the helm of the Grenada operations to take up his new appointment as Managing Director, Republic Bank (Suriname), NV.
Johnson was seconded to Grenada from Republic Bank (Guyana) in 2009.  During his 12 years as head of the Grenada operations, he led the Bank very successfully through many turbulent economic challenges. 
Amid these challenges, he was able to keep the Bank profitable, growing the assets base from $739million in 2019 to $1.8 ...

Adam Stewart Named New Executive Chairman

ADAM STEWART NAMED EXECUTIVE CHAIRMAN
OF SANDALS RESORTS INTERNATIONAL
Son of Iconic Founder Gordon "Butch" Stewart committed to honoring legacy of innovation
 
MONTEGO BAY, JAMAICA, January 19, 2021 - Sandals Resorts International has announced Adam Stewart's appointment as the resort company's Executive Chairman. Stewart becomes just the second Chairman in the company’s 40-year history. He is preceded by his late Father and Chairman, the Hon. Gordon "Butch" Stewart, a pioneer in Caribbean tourism who broke the ceiling of all-inclusive luxury after founding the organization in 1981 and played a pivotal role in bolstering the region’s popularity.
 
Executive Ch ...

Sandals Resorts Announces Expansion to Curacao

SANDALS RESORTS ANNOUNCES EXPANSION TO CURAÇAO
-Company adds 16th Sandals Resort to portfolio, acquiring most sought-after property in Curaçao-
 
 
(Pictured above: Future home to the luxurious, new Sandals Curaçao)
SANTA BARBARA, CURAÇAO, December 11, 2020 – Sandals Resorts International (SRI), the world's leading all-inclusive company, announced today the signing of an agreement that will bring Sandals® Resorts to a brand-new destination, at the Santa Barbara Resort on the island of Curaçao.

This will mark the ninth island destination for the brand in the Caribbean region. The new Sandals Curaçao will initially include 3 ...

More than 130,000 Students Across the Caribbean to Benefit from Virtual Learning Platform

More than 130,000 Students Across the Caribbean to Benefit from Virtual Learning Platform
 
CWCF provides Flow Study Program FREE for ALL students until June 15 in response to COVID-19
 
Over 130,000 kindergarten, primary and secondary school students across the Caribbean will benefit from the Flow Study program FREE of charge from now through June 15.  The Cable and Wireless Charitable Foundation (CWCF) in partnership with Flow and One on One Educational Services Limited joined forces to provide access to the comprehensive virtual education platform, which offers a wide array of educational content enabling students to continue their studies at home during the COVID-19 cr ...

Flow apologizes for broadband service outages

Flow apologizes for broadband service outages
 
 
St. George’s, Grenada – Flow has issued an apology to customers who may have been affected by broadband outages today.
 
An unplanned interruption to the national power supply impacted some key components of their network, and auxiliary back-up systems took longer to initiate than normal. Flow is currently reviewing these systems to avoid any similar occurrence in the future.
 
Flow remains committed to keeping customers connected during these unprecedented times and to providing the best possible service experience for customers.
 
Flow has announced plans to operate a Virtual Retail Store, which ...

SAMS New Opening Hours

SAMS New Opening Hours
 

2020 Grenada Music Festival Cancelled


2020 Grenada Music Festival Cancelled
 
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
 
 
 
March 23, 2020, St. George’s, Grenada.                With just over 2 months until the scheduled staging of the 2020 Grenada Music Festival at Quarantine Park, Grenada, organizers have announced the official cancellation of this years’ event, amidst the ongoing COVID-19 Global pandemic.  “The rapid global spread of the virus left us with no alternative but to cancel the Festival for 2020”, stated Chairperson Steve Duncan.
 
Ticket holders can obtain a full ticket refund for purchases onl ...

NIGHT OF LOVE 2020 CANCELLED DUE TO COVID-19 PANDEMIC

NIGHT OF LOVE 2020 CANCELLED DUE TO COVID-19 PANDEMIC
SUNSHINE PROMOTIONS PROMISES MASSIVE EVENT IN 2021
 
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
St. George’s, Grenada – With Night of Love 2020 less than 8 weeks away, Grenadian entertainment company Sunshine Promotions, has decided to cancel its annual staging of the Mother’s Day event, which was scheduled for Saturday, May 9 at the National Cricket Stadium, due to the COVID-19 pandemic.
The decision was made following the onset of the COVID-19 pandemic which has had global, regional and national implications across various sectors including health, travel, accommodation, transportation and entertainment. Informed by the direct ...

Best of Grenada Ltd. Public Service Announcement

ANNOUNCEMENT FROM BEST OF GRENADA LTD. OWNERS & OPERATORS OF RHUM RUNNER/HIGH TIME CHARTERS
 
At Best of Grenada Ltd, we prioritise the safety and well being of our staff, our clients, and business partners.
 
We are acutely aware of the COVID-19 (Coronavirus) situation and therefore, will do our utmost to secure the health and well-being of all.
 
Based on guidelines from the Grenada Ministry of Health who are in turn guided by PAHO/WHO, functions such as those held aboard the Rhum Runner vessels are considered High Density Events.  Social distancing cannot be guaranteed under those circumstances.  These events therefore carry potential for importation or ...

4th ANNUAL GRENADA INVITATIONAL POSTPONED DUE TO COVID-19