The Office of the Honourable Prime Minister advised that, in accordance with Section 5 of the Public Holidays Act, Cap 274 of the Laws of St. Vincent and the Grenadines, Revised Edition, 2009; Tuesday, 27th December 2016, will be observed as a Public Holiday.
SOURCE: Office Of The Prime Minister
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.