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SCHOOL DISASTER SHELTER TRAINING AMID JAMAICA QUAKE

The topic of schools as emergency shelters was in sharp focus at a training workshop for school administrators in district 2 in Saint Lucia. Facilitators and participants say the exercise is timely given the massive 7.7 magnitude earthquake which jolted Jamaica on Tuesday January 28th 2020.

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PRAYER VIGIL IN MEMORY OF THE LATE VICTOR MAURICE

Loved ones will hold a prayer vigil in memory of the late Victor Maurice. The councillor died at hospital in Martinique, just two months after he was shot and wounded near his balata residence by an unknown gunman who remains at large. Organizers say they want the vigil to be …

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PWA PRESIDENT ACCUSES TRUST OF STALLING WORK ON HQ

Police welfare president Travis Chicot says the St. Lucia national trust is standing in the way of the men and women in law enforcement receiving a much-needed police headquarters. The building earmarked to be used as headquarters is the site of an old prison ground, that is being protected with …

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PWA PRESIDENT ACCUSES TRUST OF STALLING WORK ON HQ

Police welfare president Travis Chicot says the St. Lucia national trust is standing in the way of the men and women in law enforcement receiving a much-needed police headquarters. The building earmarked to be used as headquarters is the site of an old prison ground, that is being protected with …

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INVEST SAINT LUCIA&ITELBPO INK M O U

A memorandum of understanding with regional BPO Company Itelbpo was signed by Invest St. Lucia on Wednesday 29th January. The linkage looks to solidify the island as a premier location for the lucrative outsourcing industry. The first phase roll out of the company looks to employee 200 individuals for their …

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CHOISEUL FISHERIES POND STUDY

There is some good news for the fishers of Choiseul. The government is exploring a number of recommendations by technical experts from Japan on how to resolve the myriad issues with the community’s fisheries pond which local fishers rely on to earn a living.

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CSA EXPRESSES ANGST OVER PM’S TRAVEL ALLOWANCE RESPONSE

President of the St. Lucia Civil Service Association Cyprian Montroupe says a response by Prime Minister Allen Chastanet is not sitting well with the general council of the CSA. The pronouncement was made at the recent general council meeting held on Wednesday. Montroupe details the circumstances surrounding request for duty …

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DONATIONS TO SAINT LUCY’S HOME

St Lucian resident in Atlanta Georgia philanthropist Denis Ishmael worked closely with HTS last year to bring good cheer, items and financial assistance to the *Marian Home *St. Lucy’s Home And the *Holy Family Children’s Home. The collaboration with Denis Ishmael not the first of its kind resulted in these …

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