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6 Spas Attain Level 1 &3 Code of Practice

On Monday, the Saint Lucia Bureau of Standards and the Saint Lucia Coalition of Services Industries recognized the achievements of local spas, which completed the Beauty and Wellness Certification Program. Six Spas attained Level 1 and Level 3 of the Program and were awarded with certificates at the SLBS Conference …

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Exploring The Explosives Act

The investigation into the Ferrand Quarry explosion has led to questions about the legal framework that guides the use of explosives and other matters governing incendiary devices. Former bar association president Andy George spoke about the explosives act on the March 24th edition of radio 100’s “let’s talk law”. He …

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PM Gives Update On Quarry Explosion

The Prime Minister has sought to clarify information regarding the death toll and status of the hospitalized following this week’s explosion at the Farrand quarry. He is urging citizens to refrain from relaying unverified information, at a time when family members and friends of those affected are going through a …

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NCDS Leading Killer, According To CMO Report

According to the 2012-2014 chief medical (CMO) report, non-communicable diseases remain Saint Lucia’s number one killer. The report, which was released in March, summarizes the general health status of Saint Lucia.

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Mass Casualities Following Explosion At Quarry

A major explosion which rocked the north of Saint Lucia on Tuesday afternoon. Preliminary reports indicate that the explosion took place at a quarry at Cul De Sac. A number of people were reportedly killed and several others injured. Details are still murky, but hts news4orce understands that a container …

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Dr. Fletcher Speaks on Cabinet Model

The former Energy & Sustainable Development Minister says the current cabinet construct is doing a grave injustice to Saint Lucia’s climate change and sustainable development agenda.

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