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Saint Vincent

1. Cape. a headland at the SW extremity of Portugal: scene of several important naval battles, notably in 1797, when the British defeated the French and Spanish
2. Gulf. a shallow inlet of SE South Australia, to the east of the Yorke Peninsula: salt industry
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He noted that each session of Parliament begins with the Sergeant-at-Arms bringing in the mace, signifying the presence of the Queen in the chamber and that section 50 states 'The executive authority of Saint Vincent is vested in Her Majesty.
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".
Founded in 1847 by the Sisters of Charity, the College of Mount Saint Vincent offers nationally recognized liberal arts education and a select array of professional fields of study on a landmark campus overlooking the Hudson River.
In Saint Vincent and the Grenadines, the project -- with 600kW of solar PV and a 637 kWh, lithium-ion battery -- will be able to supply 100 per cent of Union Island's daytime power requirements.
His story began even before his birth when a poor, blind woman told his pregnant mother that the child she bore within her was an "angel who would one day restore her sight." Saint Vincent did so years later.
My mother, who assigned all of us five siblings a saint to be devoted to, chose Saint Vincent Ferrer for me.
The third scheme envisages the construction of 600-kW solar plant in Saint Vincent and the Grenadines, to be connected to a 500-kW battery storage facility, covering the entire island's power demand during the daytime.
Mohammad Saif Al Suwaidi, director-general of the ADFD, said these projects in the Bahamas, Barbados and Saint Vincent & the Grenadines will have a significant, positive knock-on effect on the adoption of renewable energy elsewhere in the Caribbean and Latin American region.
All islands in each country and all primary health care clinics on each island were included, as well as five voluntarily participating private-sector health sites (four in Saint Kitts and Nevis and one in Saint Vincent and the Grenadines), one nongovernmental organization (NGO) (Saint Vincent Planned Parenthood Clinic), and two outreach sites at garment factories in Saint Kitts and Nevis.
Norma Group, a company involved in engineered joining technology, has collaborated with Saint Vincent College in Latrobe, Pennsylvania.
The Abu Dhabi Fund for Development, or ADFD, has agreed to provide Dh55 million loan to Saint Vincent and the Grenadines to set up a geothermal power station.

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