A delegation led by Honourable Sir Louis Straker; Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Foreign Affairs, met with senior officials from the Government of the Republic of Ghana for the 5th preparatory meeting towards the First Session of the Saint Vincent and the Grenadines-Ghana Permanent Joint Commission for Cooperation (PJCC), at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Regional Integration in Accra, Ghana.

The final validation workshop which supports the development of a National Export Strategy for Saint Vincent and the Grenadines will take place at the Grenadine House from Monday, February 10, 2020 and climax on Thursday, February 13, 2020.

On January 31, 2020, the United Kingdom formally withdrew from the European Union, with the passage of the United Kingdom’s Brexit bill through the House of Commons and the House of Lords, receiving royal assent.