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ST LUCIA TOURIST ARRIVAL NUMBERS HIT A PEAK

There are promising figures on the performance of St. Lucia’s tourism sector. According to the latest statistics from the St. Lucia Tourism Authority, the island’s stay-over-visitor-numbers, registered record growth, for the first half, of 2019.  

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SLDB LAUNCHES YOUTH ENTERPRISE DEVELOPMENT FUND

Unemployment is on the rise and the level of frustration among the youth is soaring. The SLDB recognizes the struggle of the youth, who have the idea but no collateral. This is the driving force behind the Youth Enterprise Development Fund. The YEEF is a source of startup equity for …

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”REBEL AGAINST BLACKLISTING” ; CHASTANET TO CARICOM HEADS

The new chairman of CARICOM – St. Lucia’s Prime Minister Allen Chastanet is calling for reform in the way the regional organisation conducts its affairs. In his maiden address as chairman of CARICOM, Chastanet also called on member governments to ensure that CARICOM stands up against the oppressive tendencies of …

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