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PRIME MINISTER EXTENDS COVID -9 CURFEW

Unlawful mass gatherings, illegal border crossings and the blatant disregard for social distancing protocols, have resulted in the imposition of stricter measures to curb the spread of Covid-19. The move follows the first recorded in-country transmission of the Covid-19 virus in saint Lucia.  

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MURDER IN MONKEY TOWN LEAVES MOTHER TO MOURN

A deadly knife encounter on Sunday March 29th in the community of Monkey Town, Ciceron has resulted in the death of one man. Dead is Roger Daniel also known as Zeus; mother of the deceased, Theresa Daniel mourns the death of her son she says was her only companion.

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PRESS RELEASE: SAINT LUCIA RECORDS FIVE NEW CASES OF COVID-19

As of March 28, 2020, the World Health Organization reported a total of 571, 678 confirmed cases of COVID-19 globally with 26, 494 deaths. There are now 100, 314 confirmed cases in the region of the Americas. On Sunday, March 29, 2020 the Ezra Long Laboratory at the Owen King …

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PRESS RELEASE: REPUBLIC BANK EXTENDS SAFETY NET AMID COVID-19

Republic Bank is committed to the safety, security and overall health of its staff, customers and communities. During these challenging times, the Bank recognises that access to financial services and financial well-being may be negatively impacted. The Bank’s Managing Director, Michelle Palmer-Keizer, confirmed it is working with key stakeholders including …

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SAINT LUCIA RECORDS NINTH CONFIRMED CASE OF COVID-19

(Via SLU Govt.) The Chief Medical Officer in the Ministry of Health, Dr. Sharon Belmar-George, on Sunday, March 29, provided an update on COVID-19. “On March 29, the Ezra Long Laboratory at the Owen King EU Hospital reported a total of five new cases of COVID-19. This now brings the …

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SAINT LUCIA RECORDS FOURTH CASE OF CORONA VIRUS

PRESS RELEASE As of March 27, 2020, the World Health Organization reported a total of 509, 164 confirmed cases of COVID-19 globally with 23, 335 deaths. There are now 81, 137 confirmed cases in the region of the Americas. The affected region includes Dominican Republic (581), Haiti (8), Barbados (26), …

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SANDALS ISSUES CARE PACKAGES

Workers at sandals resorts in Saint Lucia are receiving support from the company in these times of great uncertainty. Amid hotel closures, due to the economic fallout of the covid-19 pandemic, employees at the chain are not going home empty-handed.

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FLOOD BEAUBRUN PRAISES CUBA FOR CONTINUED SUPPORT

Saint lucia’s health care system has received a major boost to counter the covid-19 crisis with the arrival of over 100 cuban medical professionals. The symbolic gesture of support signals a renewal of ties between the two countries.

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