Business View Caribbean | October 2019

39 BUSINESS VIEW CARIBBEAN OCTOBER 2019 St. Vincent and the Gre RENEWAL AT 40 A conversation with Prime Minister Ralph Gonsalves at 40”– encouraging everyone to “experience a renewal of spirit, purpose, and attitude in 2019.” The Honorable Dr. Ralph Everard Gonsalves, 4th Prime Minister of St. Vincent and the Grenadines (since 2001) is the longest continuously serving head of government since St. Vincent and the Grenadines became independent in 1979. A well-respected Vincentian politician, even more resonant, he is a true champion of the country, its economic potential, and especially its people. In a recent interview with Business View Caribbean, Prime Minister Gonsalves shared his 2 019 is an exciting time to be Vincentian, as St. Vincent and the Grenadines celebrates 40 years of independence! To honor the great developmental strides being made, the government is promoting the idea of a “Renewal THE GOVERNMENT OF