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WorldView - South America

Grenada

US Dept of State - Grenada

"The economy of Grenada, based primarily upon services (tourism and education) and agricultural production (nutmeg and cocoa), was brought to a near standstill by Hurricane Ivan on September 7, 2004. Thirty-seven people were killed by the hurricane, and approximately 8,000-10,000 left homeless." more...

Global Edge

"Carib Indians inhabited Grenada when Columbus discovered the island in 1498, but it remained uncolonized for more than a century." more...

CIA World Factbook

"Grenada relies on tourism as its main source of foreign exchange especially since the construction of an international airport in 1985. Hurricanes Ivan (2004) and Emily (2005) severely damaged the agricultural sector - particularly nutmeg and cocoa cultivation - which had been a key driver of economic growth." more...

US Department of State World Travel

"Grenada is a developing Caribbean island nation. The capital is St. George’s. Tourism facilities vary, according to price and area." more...

Languages of Grenada

"From Ethnologue: Languages of the World - An encyclopedic reference work cataloging all of the world's 6,909 known living languages."more...

International Monetary Fund

"IMF reports and publications for Grenada - The IMF is an organization of 187 countries, working to foster global monetary cooperation, secure financial stability, facilitate international trade, promote high employment and sustainable economic growth, and reduce poverty around the world." more...