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Thousands of Students Sit 2018 Common Entrance Exam

Over two thousand students from primary schools nationwide wrote the Common Entrance Examination on Wednesday. The standardized test is used as the yard stick to measure the academic performance of primary school students and facilitate their promotion to high school. The advent of universal secondary education guarantees every student a …

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Miss Dennery Contestants Continue Sponsorship Tour

The Dennery 5 are continuing their preparations for the upcoming community beauty pageant with visits to their corporate sponsors. Miss Bounty and Miss Dennery Business Community were the latest contestants to undertake a tour of the participating commercial houses.

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Saint Lucia Hosts Building Standards Forum

As Caribbean countries continue to rebuild from the ravages of an active and destructive 2017 hurricane season, the OECS commission and the Caribbean Development Bank have come together in a bid to lead the effort in climate change resilience. The partners began a two-day Caribbean Buildings Standards Forum and Exhibition …

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HIA Immigration Officers Call-in Sick

Occupational health & safety issues at the Hewanorra international airport (HIA) have deteriorated to the point of disrupting operations at the immigration department there. That’s the sentiment expressed by Police Welfare Association President Travis Chicot, amid reports that members stationed at the HIA remained off the job on Tuesday.

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Woman Slain at Cap Estate

A British national reportedly in her 60’s is Saint Lucia’s 16th homicide victim for 2018. The battered body of Anna Cecilia Mitchell, was discovered in the upscale community of Cap Estate on Tuesday afternoon.  

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French & Eastern Caribbean Aviation Authorities Strengthening Air Travel

Wednesday, June 13, 2018 — Efforts to improve the coordination, safety and efficiency of air travel in the Eastern Caribbean were strengthened following a recent meeting of the French Civil Aviation Authority, the Eastern Caribbean Civil Aviation Authority (ECCAA) and the OECS Commission. This first official meeting, held at the …

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City Bus Stand Plagued by String of Robberies

Soufriere Minibus Operators are concerned about a spike in muggings and other attacks on citizens in the vicinity of their bus stand. They spoke to News4orce about the issue and what they think can be done to make passengers feel safe as they go about their daily routine.  

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