News for Monday January 4, 2016

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Delta Petroleum confirms regular gasoline shortage but indicates adequate stocks of premium product

Source: Drive Time-Radio Program facebook page

The general manager of Delta Petroleum Montserrat Limited has confirmed that there is a shortage of regular gasoline on island.

However, Roslyn Cassell-Sealy has  allayed the fears of the motoring public by indicating that there is an abundance of premium gasoline available.

She was responding to concerns raised by members of the motoring public about a shortage of the product here.


Montserrat’s fisheries Minister anticipates a reduction in fish imports with the introduction of project to assist fishermen


The Honourable Minister of Agriculture is hopeful that a project to encourage proper fishing practices here will eventually result in a reduction in fish imports.

In an interview with ZJB News, Claude Hogan spoke about some of the positive impacts the project is likely to have on the beneficiaries and the fishing industry in general.

Under the project, 25 fishermen will receive fishing equipment and gears, to include, wires, nets and hooks among other items.


Miss Montserrat 2015/2016 Tabeanna Tuitt confirms her participation in regional pageants

Miss Montserrat 2015/2016 has confirmed that her preparations for upcoming regional competitions including the Jaycees Caribbean Queen Show will begin next week.

Tabeanna Tuitt gave this assurance in a interview on the Breakfast Show Monday morning.



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