At 1:00 p.m. on Friday, 16th December, the Barbados Meteorological Services, through the St. Vincent and the Grenadines Meteorological Services, issued a high surf advisory and small craft warning for St. Vincent and the Grenadines with effect from 6:00 p.m. Saturday, 17th December through to 6:00 p.m. Wednesday, 21st December 2016.
His Excellency Baushuan Ger, Taiwan's Ambassador to St. Vincent and the Grenadines, handed over a cheque for USD$150,000.00 to Prime Minister, Hon. Dr. Ralph Gonsalves, as a contribution to disaster relief efforts following the recent trough system.
Hon. Saboto Caesar, Minister of Agriculture said that 2017 will see significant progress in the development of the nation’s very own modern coffee industry.