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see GrenadaGrenada
, independent state within the Commonwealth of Nations (2015 est. pop. 107,000), 133 sq mi (344 sq km), in the Windward Islands, West Indies. The state includes the island of Grenada (120 sq mi/311 sq km) and the southern third of the Grenadines, a group of largely
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; Saint Vincent and the GrenadinesSaint Vincent and the Grenadines,
island nation (2015 est. pop. 109,000), 150 sq mi (388 sq km), West Indies, in the Windward Islands. It comprises the island of Saint Vincent (140 sq mi/363 sq km) and roughly the northern two thirds of the small Grenadine islands to the south.
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; Windward IslandsWindward Islands,
southern group of the Lesser Antilles in the West Indies, curving generally southward for c.300 mi (480 km) from the Leeward Islands toward NE Venezuela.
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Cases of Chikungunya virus have been confirmed in St Vincent and the Grenadines, so tourists should take steps to avoid being bitten by mosquitoes.
In Grenada, the authorities have said that in anticipation of the northern part of the island being affected more severely by the passage of the storm all government offices on the Grenadine Islands of Carriacou and Petite Martinique would be closed early.
Speaking to reporters outside the General Assembly Hall, Ralph Gonsalves, Prime Minister of Saint Vincent and the Grenadines, described the election of his multi-island nation of around 110,000 people, as a "historic occasion".
Mohammed Saif Al Suwaidi, ADFD director-general, said: "We are confident that these projects will continue to drive socio-economic benefits to local communities in the Bahamas, Barbados, and Saint Vincent and the Grenadines."
Reem Ebrahim Al Hashemi, Minister of State for International Cooperation, said: "These renewable energy projects underway in the Bahamas, Barbados and St Vincent and the Grenadines further make the business case for sustainable development and UAE-Caribbean cooperation.
The study was conducted by the Pan American Health Organization (PAHO) in collaboration with CARPHA and the Ministries of Health of Saint Kitts and Nevis and Saint Vincent and the Grenadines. Ethical approval for the study was granted by the Ministries of Health in the respective countries and by the Pan American Health Organization/World Health Organization Ethical Review Committee, based on the assurance of confidentiality of information and the potential benefit to participants.
Vincent and the Grenadines government requires registration and custody of bearer share certificates by a registered agent who must also keep a record of each bearer certificate issued or deposited in its custody.
The agreement was signed by Mohammed Saif Al Suwaidi, director-general of the ADFD, and Ralph Gonsalves, Prime Minister of Saint Vincent and the Grenadines.
Abu Dhabi Fund for Development (ADFD) has inked an AED 55 million ($15 million) loan agreement with Saint Vincent and the Grenadines to set up a geothermal power station in the country.
Vincent & Grenadines government has allocated EC$74.7 million (One EC dollar =US$0.37 cents) towards completion of the Argyle Intl Airport.