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ECCB records second year of profit

[Press release] The Eastern Caribbean Central Bank (ECCB) has recorded a net profit $10.8 million for the 2017-2018 financial year, up by $4.4 million from the previous year. Governor, Timothy N. J. Antoine attributes the Bank’s profit to prudent financial stewardship. In its Annual Report and Statement of Accounts for the …

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TWO PEOPLE INJURED IN ‘MANGE’ SHOOTING

Two people are nursing injuries, following a shooting in the south of the island around 5:00 pm Friday 29 June. According to reports, one man and one woman were shot during an exchange of gunfire, in the area known as ‘the mang’ in Vieux Fort.

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OUR BOYS MATTER

The St Lucia Social Development Fund and Massy Stores have joined hands with the Boys Training Centre and the National Skills Development Centre to launch the pilot programme, “our boys matter.” The programme offered productivity enhancement training and mentorship for wards at the BTC.

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FIRE OFFICIALS WANT EXTINGUISHERS IN ALL VEHICLES

The St. Lucia Fire Service is imploring vehicle owners to purchase fire extinguishers for their vehicles. The call comes on the heels of an incident in Castries on Thursday, when a minibus burst into flames, near the Ave Maria Girls School. The driver reportedly noticed flames under the seat near …

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DOMINICA CREOLE FESTIVAL RETURNS

The Dominica World Creole Festival is back! The passage of category 5 hurricane Maria last September wrought hundreds of millions of dollars in damage on the nature isle forcing the cancellation of the famed event. HTS News4orce spoke to two officials of the discover Dominica who have embarked on a …

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FAIR TRADE PROTEST?

When farmers from Grace Vieux Fort got together on Wednesday evening, there was no shortage of major concerns. Lucky for them, in attendance was Agricultural Minister Ezekiel Joseph. Wednesday’s meeting was convened to discuss the way forward.

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RANGE THREATENS COURT ACTION?

According to a June 28th article by the Investment Migration Insider, Range Development – the company involved in the Black Bay hotel project, has issued an ultimatum to the government of St. Lucia – pay up the money invested or expect a lawsuit.

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Roofing demolition project set for George Odlum Stadium

[Press release] A bird’s eye view of the roofing at the George Odlum Stadium reveals more clearly the threat posed by the fiberglass roofing on the facility. Gaping holes are clearly visible compromising the integrity of the structure. Loose particles of fiberglass are already an issue at the facility. Government has …

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