Home / Top Stories (page 29)

Top Stories

Hypertension a “major concern” for Health Ministry

[Press release] World Hypertension Day observance may have concluded, but the life-threatening effects of this epidemic continues. Hypertension continues to be a major concern for Health officials. Also known as high blood pressure, this non-communicable disease can lead to a host of problems if left untreated.District Medical Officer, Dr. Shana Cyr-Philbert …

Read More »

SLTA preps for North American Showcase

GIS – THE GRAND AWARDS DINNER WILL BE HELD AT THE HARBOR CLUB IN SAINT LUCIA. The sixth North American Showcase will be hosted by the Saint Lucia Tourism Authority (SLTA), in July. The North American Showcase is a platform for tour operators from the USA and Canada to engage with …

Read More »

OECS Commission, CXC to roll out regional e-Learning platform

[Press release] The OECS Commission’s Education Development Management Unit and the Caribbean Examinations Council (CXC) continue their collaboration to support Ministries of Education across the region in the development of existing ICT capacities and the creation of new digital resources. A collaborative approach has been adopted to build a knowledge-sharing community …

Read More »

Min of Health goes ‘live’

[Press release] The Ministry of Health and Wellness has now gone “Live” with yet another phase of its Health Management Information System (HMIS) aimed at improving health service delivery. One Patient, One Record across the public health system is what this phase is geared at achieving by seamlessly connecting all wellness …

Read More »

Who will be St. Lucia’s 2018 Laureate?

[Press release] Who will be St. Lucia’s 2018 Laureate? SLUDTERA would like to inform the St. Lucian Government, non-governmental organizations (NGO’s) and individuals, of the US$20, 000 cash prize as part of the 2018 literacy awards that are available as part of the prize for the UNESCO International Literacy Prizes 2018. …

Read More »

LPM makes case for ‘inclusive government’

[Press release] LPM says thanks to all those who continue to embrace the need for real change in our country. We urge the continuance of an open and independent mindset, and a rejection of the kind of outdated politics which seeks to divide and is hell bent on exclusion. Rest assured …

Read More »

Police probing fatal Savannes Bay trailer truck crash

[Press release] Police are investigating the circumstances surrounding the death of Joel Parris, consequent to a vehicular accident, which occurred on Tuesday, June 5, 2018, about 5:50 p.m. along the Castries-Vieux Fort Highway, near Savannes Bay. Joel Parris, a thirty five (35) year old resident of Balata, Castries, was the driver …

Read More »

DOING GOVERNANCE RIGHT

Appreciate and accept your front-line employees and take in their ideas, for they are just as, or even more valuable than yours. This is a message to owners, managers, and leaders in both the corporate and public-sector entities, ahead of a corporate governance seminar scheduled to convene next month. On …

Read More »

One dead in VF trailer truck collision

HTS News4orce can confirm that one man is dead following a vehicular collision in Savannes, Vieux Fort. The incident occurred around 6:00 this evening. According to reports from our southern correspondent who is on the scene, the collision involved a trailer truck and two minibuses. One man is currently trapped …

Read More »

BORDELAIS RAID NETS DRUGS & OTHER CONTRABAND

Corrections officers executed a whole-day raid at the Bordelais Correctional Facility on 5 June, resulting in the seizure of contraband that included makeshift weapons and mobile phones. News4orce was on hand to get exclusive footage of the operation.

Read More »