Opening of Sandals Resort will be a major boost for local economy- says Finance Minister

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 The opening of Sandals Resort in St. Vincent and the Grenadines in March will be a major boost for the local economy.

That is according to Minister of Finance Camillo Gonsalves who made the statement during a tour of the facility this week.

Minister Gonsalves outlined the different areas which have generated income for the government of St. Vincent and the Grenadines

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Minister Gonsalves said the growth is expected to continue once the hotel rooms are filled, which will result in a boost for the local tourism industry.

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