Unformatted text preview: independence on 1979. Recently the government tried to pass a referendum to make the country a republic (and ditch the Queen), but it was received negatively. The country has a problem with emigration; the high rate of unemployment may have something to do with it. Nevertheless, the tourism has potential of development, even with the frequent natural disasters. The Pirates of the Caribbean saga was filmed in the islands. The Vincentian flag...
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- Winter '09
- Caribbean Sea, Saint Vincent and the Grenadines, Saint Vincent