Plans by the Government of Saint Vincent and the Grenadines (SVG), to construct a 250 room hotel at Mt. Wynne are moving ahead with architectural contracts to be finalized.
This was revealed last Thursday, 30th May 2019, during an official visit by the Foreign Minister of the Republic of China on Taiwan, His Excellency Dr. Jaushieh Joseph Wu, to the site at Mt. Wynne. Executive Director of Invest SVG, Mrs. Annette Mark; lauded the beaches crystal clear water and said she is really looking forward to the ground breaking, noting that the hotel is going to be beautiful.
According to Mrs. Mark, they are at the stage where the architectural contracts are being finalised, and the next step is final contracts and “identifying our contractor”. She attributed the project to the opening of the Argyle International Airport.
Taiwan’s Foreign Affairs Minister Wu, described the Mt Wynne hotel site as very beautiful. He said “This is unbelievable. The place is so beautiful and the nature is so nice and the people here are also so nice”. When asked by Mrs. Mark of his next visit, Dr. Wu disclosed that he will be back very shortly “with someone more important than I am”.
Minister Wu and his delegation arrived in Saint Vincent and the Grenadines on Wednesday, 29th May 2019, and departed on the 30th. Taiwan and Saint Vincent and the Grenadines commenced diplomatic relations in 1981.
His Excellency Dr. Jaushieh Joseph Wu was accompanied by Mrs. Wu, senior members of his staff, and the Director-General of the Department of Latin America and Caribbean Affairs, Ambassador Tah-Ray Yui.
The Mt Wynne hotel will be constructed at a cost of US $50 million dollars, made available to the Government of SVG from the government of the Republic of China on Taiwan.