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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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NURC to Host Stakeholder Consultation on Solar, Photovoltaic Electricity Generating

PRESS RELEASE:-The National Utilities Regulatory Commission (NURC) is the regulating and licensing body for the generation of electricity from renewable sources. In keeping with this mandate, the Commission recently developed and published interconnection application procedures for the generation of electricity from solar photovoltaic sources. As part of an ongoing sensitization …

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“It devalues who you are as a journalist” – Dominic Fedee slammed HTS reporter during heated press briefing, Minister offended by line of Questioning

The weekly pre-Cabinet press briefing on August 21st, devolved into a contentious exchange with HTS News4orce reporter Miguel Fevrier and Minister in the Office of the Prime Minister with responsibility for Tourism Mr. Dominic Fedee. The heated discourse seemed to have erupted when Fevrier pressed Fedee to clarify recent speculation …

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Unemployment Marginally Up in 2nd Quarter – 20.8% Nationally

National unemployment has remained above 20% for the first half of 2017. Data from the Central Statistics Department indicate fewer jobs were gained in the second quarter. Unemployment increased slightly between April and June to 20.8% nationally. When compared to the first quarter of 2017 from January to March, the …

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