The Preservation Fund of St. Vincent and the Grenadines is working along with the SVG Botanical Gardens to protect a number of trees and plants which are said to be endemic in St. Vincent and the Grenadines.
The 105th National Day of the Republic of China on Taiwan was celebrated with a reception, held on Tuesday, 4th October, at the Methodist Church Hall. Prime Minister, Hon. Dr. Ralph Gonsalves, took the opportunity to dispel rumors against Taiwanese fishing vessels. It is alleged that these vessels are illegally fishing in the territorial waters of St. Vincent and the Grenadines.