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Boatswain says show me proof

Former Finance Minister Anthony Boatswain is calling on government to provide evidence to substantiate its claim of 1-percent positive economic growth for the first half of the year. The opposition senator says positive growth must be a spin-off from growth in individual sectors and so far the government has not […]

A temporary ceasefire in the TAWU-LIAT battle

An agreement by LIAT workers to accept half a million EC dollars has brought a temporary end to an 11-day industrial action at the Maurice Bishop International Airport. At about 2pm on Thursday, following a ballot, workers agreed to accept the proposal of 500-thousand dollars as part of the monies […]

Advocate cops two major awards in 2010

The Grenada Advocate secured two awards in the 5th Annual Media Awards sponsored by Digicel. Editor Rawle Titus got the award for Best Economic Story, entitled “Controversy Hounds Grenada’s Quest for Oil”. Freelance Journalist and frequent contributor to this newspaper Nicole Best, copped the award for Best Political Story, which […]