The new EC$20 polymer banknotes are now available in Saint Vincent and the Grenadines. The Bank of Saint Vincent and the Grenadines and Scotia Bank were the first two banks to be issued with the new $20 polymer banknotes. The $20 joins the $50, which was issued in July.
All Government Ministries/Departments and Non-Government entities are asked to note that, due to the impending weather system, the series of Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), sensitisation workshops, scheduled for 27th - 30th August 2019, are postponed until further notice.
History is being made in local Information and Communication Technology as the Government of Saint Vincent and the Grenadines, through a Public Private Partnership with Digicel (SVG), Ltd., commences the installation of Subsea fiber cable between mainland Saint Vincent and the Grenadine islands of Bequia, Mustique, Canouan, and Union Island, with connections to Carriacou and Grenada.