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SLASPA REQUESTED TO PAY MILLIONS TO THE IFC

The Saint Lucia Air and Sea Ports Authority [SLASPA] is reportedly on the hook for more than US $1million after pulling out of contractual arrangements with the International Finance Corporation [IFC] . Plans to redevelop the Hewanorra International Airport in Vieux-Fort have been on the table for more than a …

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Saint Lucia Tourist Board Hosts annual Marketing Meeting Thursday

The Saint Lucia Tourist Board will hold its annual marketing meeting today. The objective of the meeting is to update local tourism industry partners on Saint Lucia’s marketing activities and plans for the year ahead. Representatives from the UK, US, Canada and Germany will deliver presentations on their current marketing …

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NWU Update On VH Sterilizing Unit

All is well once again at the sterilization unit of St. Lucia’s primary medical institution. Operations returned to normal on Tuesday following an industrial relations incident on Monday.

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SLASPA Meets Insurance Council

The Saint Lucia Air and Seaports Authority (SLASPA) is striving to protect marine assets, with special focus on commercial vessel insurance coverage. On Tuesday, officials of SLASPA’s maritime division met with representatives of the insurance council of St. Lucia to discuss issues including liability, medical, cargo and freight coverage.

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UWI Open Campus Hosts Orientation 2017

Ahead of the 2017 academic year, the university of the West Indies Open Campus Saint Lucia is ensuring that its latest cohort of students is ready to take on the rigors of higher education. This week, campus officials held their 2017 orientation exercise for students. As they welcomed the news …

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SLWCU Scholarship Presentation

The Saint Lucia Workers’ Credit Union (SLWCU) this week awarded children of members with scholarships and bursaries. On Monday, the top performers at the 2017 common entrance examinations who are beneficiaries were recognized at a special ceremony.

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HTS News Preview August 23rd 2017

Tonight Chilean President to pay official visit to Saint Lucia & the National Workers Union calls for a shake up in the administration of the Victoria Hospital. Join us tonight after CPL action for more during the HTS NewsForce.

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UWP “Kinder” to Journalist – Dominic Fedee

The Fourth Estate although not unique to Saint Lucia, continues to have adversarial relations with political organizations and governments. Saint Lucia’s Minister with responsibility for Broadcasting Mr. Dominic Fedee, a former news reporter, is at the center of a recent controversial verbal exchange with HTS News4orce news reporter Mr. Miguel …

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Royal Saint Lucia Police Force to Host “Meet The Commissioner” town hall in Fond St. Jacques

(PRESS RELEASE) – The Royal Saint Lucia Police Force will be hosting its “Meet The Commissioner” town hall meeting on Wednesday, August 23, 2017 at 6: 00 p.m. in Soufriere. The meeting will take place at the Fond St. Jacques Community Center. All residents of Fond St. Jacques and environs day, are invited to this meeting where they will have the opportunity to meet the executive …

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Fedee Doubles Down On Concessions Query Reaction

Minister Responsible for Tourism Dominic Fedee is doubling down on his position, following a face-off with the media association president Miguel Fevrier On Monday. Fevrier questioned the minister on claims that sandals resorts had recently been granted concessions on vehicles – a topic of debate over the past few weeks. …

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PM Confirms Concessions To DSH

“Nothing extraordinary has been given to the DSH developers” That’s according to Prime Minister Allen Chastanet in response to questions about a leaked cabinet conclusion approving tax-free incentives for the initial stages of the us 2.6-billion-dollar project.

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