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ISL SUPPORTS TWO SUMMER YOUTH PROGRAMMES

 As part of its corporate outreach activities, Invest Saint Lucia (ISL) assisted two entities in the hosting of their 2018 summer programmes. HR Wise and the Roblot Public Library were the recipients. The E.D.G.E. (Empower.Discover.Grow.Excel), HR Wise’s Youth Development Program exposed participants between the ages of 16 and 21 to …

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INLAND REVENUE DEPARTMENT CLOSED TODAY AND TOMORROW

[Press Release] Inland Revenue Department advises that our Main Office located on the First and Third Floors of the Heraldine Rock Building will be closed from 12.30p.m. TODAY THURSDAY SEPTEMBER 13, 2018 TO FRIDAY SEPTEMBER 14. In the interim, all PAYMENTS can be made at the Accountant Generals Department (Treasury), …

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SCHOOL RE-OPENS FRIDAY AFTER PASSAGE OF ISAAC

[Press Release] The Department of Education, Innovation, Gender Relations in consultation with the St. Lucia MET Services and the National Emergency Management Organization (NEMO) wishes to inform the general public that schools will reopen for normal operations tomorrow Friday 14th September, 2018. We are indeed extremely grateful that the country …

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NATION REMEMBERS LIFE OF BOTHAM JEAN AT A CANDLELIGHT VIGIL

The Nation Celebrated The Life Of 26-Year-Old Botham Jean At A Candlelight Vigil On Tuesday. Jean Was Fatally Shot In His Apartment By A White, Off Duty Dallas Police Officer Last Week Thursday. She Claimed That She Entered The Wrong Apartment. Organizers Called For Justice And Expressed Solidarity With The …

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NYC WANTS CONSULTATION, HAS TPC CONTRACT CONCERNS

The National Youth Council (NYC) Is Adding Its Voice To Those Calling For Greater Consultation On National Issues By The Allen Chastanet Administration. The NYC Also Has Concerns Over The Taxpayer-Funded Agreement With The Parker Company/Donald Lockerbie, To Undertake A Revamping Exercise For Local Sports Facilities.

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SCHOOL CLOSURE CALLS FOR CAUTION AHEAD OF WEATER SYSTEM

Education Officials Have Announced That Schools Will Be Closed On Thursday September 13th, As Tropical Storm Isaac Barrels Towards The Eastern Caribbean. Isaac Has Picked Up Speed And Is Expected To Remain At Tropical Storm Intensity, When It Moves Across The Lesser Antilles On Thursday.

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DR GREAVES’ DELIVERS HEALTH FOR ALL LECTURE

Former Health Minister Dr. Damien Greaves Says While Establishing Trust Is At The Heart Of Any Health-Care System, Political Will Is Also Significant In Advancing The Health Sector. The University Lecturer Recently Delivered A Lecture On The Topic “Health For All – A Social And Political Imperative For Saint Lucia.”

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BREAST FEEDING BABY BASH

The Ministry Of Health And Wellness Has Ended Breast Feeding Month On A High Note, While Continuing To Advocate And Promote The Practice.

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OPPOSITION VOWS TO MOVE NO CONFIDENCE MOTION AGAINST PM

Still Riding On The Momentum From The Saint Lucia Labour Party [SLP] Coordinated Mass Demonstration On September 9th, Opposition Political Leader Philip J Pierre Told A News Conference On September 12th, That The Electorate Is Ready For A Change At The Helm Of Government. Political Leader Pierre Has Put The …

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