Manchester City legend Willie Donachie on how he uses background in meditation as boss of Montserrat
If Gareth Southgate thinks the traffic on the North Circular to Wembley is bad, he should consider Willie Donachie's journey to the tiny Caribbean island of Montserrat, where the Scot is national team ...
Buffett set out in 1979 to record his 9th album, this time on the exotic island location of Montserrat in the British West Indies. The album came on the heels of his 1977 album Changes in Latitudes, ...
State’s richest schools make more money than small Island countries
Sydney’s most cashed-up schools have raked in more money in the past three years than the gross domestic product (GDP) of some small island nations ... the GDP of nations including Nauru, Tuvalu and ...
MONTSERRAT’S PREMIER CALLS FOR THE DEVELOPMENT OF A PLAN FOR DECOLONISATION
GIU, Davy Hill Montserrat, (Friday, October 18, 2019) – Montserrat’s Premier, Honourable Donaldson Romeo has requested that the C24 and 4th Committees of the United Nations (UN), work in collaboration with the United Kingdom (UK) and the Government of Montserrat to establish a framework, a timeline and an action programme for the full decolonisation of […]
MONTSERRAT ACHIEVES TARGET FOR RELEASE OF 1ST TRANCHE OF EDF11 FUNDS
Friday, October 18, 2019 (GIU, Davy Hill Montserrat) – Montserrat has achieved the first indicator set by the European Union for release of funds under the financing agreement for the European Development Fund (EDF11), which was signed in February 2018, to support the transition towards sustainable economic development. The European Union (EU) Ambassador to […]
QUOTATIONS REQUESTED TO SUPERVISE WORKS ON HIKING TRAILS
Friday, October 18, 2019 (GIU, Davy Hill Montserrat) – The Montserrat Tourism Division under the portfolio of the Office of the Premier, is now accepting quotations for the supervision of works aimed at restoring some of the islands trails to international standards. This is part of the Tourism Division’s implementation of a Government approved […]
AG’S CHAMBERS RESPONDS TO CLAIMS MADE BY HARVEY EDGECOMBE ON RADIO MONTSERRAT
PRESS STATEMENT In July 2019, Mr. Harvey Edgecombe filed an application for permission to apply for Judicial Review in the Administrative Court in the United Kingdom. The case reference is C/O 2723/2019 JW Harvey Edgecombe v FCO and Ministry of Finance and Economic Management Government of Montserrat. Responses to the application for permission, were […]
2020 NATIONAL HONOURS AND AWARDS NOMINATIONS NOW OPEN
Tuesday, October 15, 2019 (GIU, Davy Hill, Montserrat) – Submissions for the 2020 National Honours and Awards opened on Monday October 14, 2019 and will close on Friday November 8, 2019. Members of the public can therefore submit the names of individuals they wish to nominate for awards in the following categories: 1. The […]
Premier Romeo’s presentation at the UN General Assembly
4th COMMITTEE IN NY Premier Donaldson Romeo Presented On October 10, 2019 (Following his presentation to the subsidiary C24 on Decolonisation; made on the 22nd Anniversary of the fatal volcanic eruption of June 25th1997) Mr President, On behalf of the Government and People of Montserrat, I must first express thanks for allowing me to address […]
POLITICS-Montserrat to elect new government on November 18
by staff writer BRADES, Montserrat, Oct 7, CMC – Premier Donaldson Romeo has announced Monday, November 18 as the date for fresh general elections in Montserrat. Donaldson Romeo Speaking on a radio programme here, Romeo said that he has met with the Acting Governor Mrs Lyndell Simpson, to inform her of his decision and to […]
by staff writer BRIDGETOWN, Barbados, Oct 7, CMC – An earthquake with a magnitude of 4.1 rattled three Caribbean islands early Monday, but there have been no reports of injuries or damage, the Trinidad-based Seismic Research Centre (SRC) of the St. Augustine campus of the University of the West Indies (UWI). SRC said that the […]
Sean McLaughlin, whistle-blower, and our Governance – Capacity Challenge
What lesson does the recently “settled” Sean McLaughlin whistle-blower case have for us? BRADES, Montserrat, October 8, 2019 – In recent days, a quietly whispered word began to spread across Montserrat that the 2014 MDC whistle-blower has won a “settlement” of his case regarding improper dismissal; specifically, “breach of contract, breach of the provisions of […]
Montserratian Attorney speaks of police ‘stop and search’ tactics
Warren Cassell As has become commonplace Attorney at Law Warren Cassell in a ZJBNews report has added his voice to the conversation surrounding ‘stop and search’ actions executed by members of the Royal Montserrat Police (RMPS) on civilians here. A number of complaints have been made of police officers some allegedly wearing masks stopping and […]