On April 24, 2017, the Organizing Committee of 2017 Beijing International Fair for Trade in Services organized more than 10 media including Xinhua News Agency, China Daily, China.org.cn, Beijing Business Today, etc to interview the Embassy of Grenada to China.
Dennis Antoine, Grenada Ambassador to China introduced to the media about the basic information of Grenada, thinking that Grenada has potential for cooperation with Chinese enterprises in the fields of tourism, real estate, solar energy, ecological agriculture, culture and education, etc. He said that the fair was a platform for display and a window for connection. He hoped more people will visit Grenada through CIFTIS, and Grenada will greet the guests of all countries with beautiful scenery and unique condiment. The ambassador also said that China's "Belt and Road" initiative will connect more countries together including Grenada, and Grenada hopes to join the "Belt and Road", taking advantage of this opportunity to speed up the construction of infrastructure.
This is the second time for Grenada to participate in the fair. At the fourth CIFTIS, Grenada together with Bahamas, Jamaica and other Caribbean countries held a joint special event. This year, Grenada will co-host the Caribbean International Symposium with the six countries of the Bahamas, Teddy, Barbados, Jamaica, Guyana and Suriname on 30 May, focusing on the promotion of tourism, finance, hotel management and legal services, and providing more cooperative projects and more opportunities for business talks.