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Saint Lucian Youth “Save Our Oceans”

THE PARTICIPANTS ADDRESS CRITICAL TOPICS SUCH AS PLASTIC POLLUTION ON BEACHES AND CONTAMINATION IN FISH. On Aug. 20, the Ocean Generation Project in conjunction with the Ministry of Education in Saint Lucia, proudly graduates 60 young people from a technology and innovation summer school held in Micoud. Working at the …

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Disease Commission Undergoes Training

GIS:THE MINISTRY OF HEALTH STRIVES TO HALT THE THREAT OF CHRONIC NON-COMMUNICABLE DISEASES. The Government of Saint Lucia through the Ministry of Health, has prioritized the management and control of chronic non-communicable diseases in order to reverse the epidemic. Such diseases include diabetes, hypertension, cancer, heart disease, and kidney disease, …

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La Wòz Celebrations Underway

GIS: THE GWAN FÈT WILL BE HELD IN DENNERY VILLAGE ON AUG 30. Fèt La Wòz is the celebration of one of two “floral societies which expresses an exhaustive system of mock administration from a royal family to an army, police force, judiciary, health service, and education system,” (from The …

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Tropical Storm Harvey Postpones CARIFESTA Opening Ceremony

Barbados Nationnews: TROPICAL STORM HARVEY has rained on the Carifesta parade. A statement issued by the Ministry of Culture on Thursday night revealed that the the Opening Ceremony of CARIFESTA XIII which was scheduled for Friday, August 18, at Kensington Oval, has been postponed due to the approach of Tropical Storm Harvey. …

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Saint Lucia Spared Brunt of Tropical Storm Harvey

At 1100 AM AST (1500 UTC), the center of Tropical Storm Harvey Was ocated near latitude 13.1 North, longitude 61.3 West. Harvey is moving toward the west near 21 mph (33 km/h) and this general Motioning s expected to continue for the next couple of days. On the forecast track, …

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VF4Cs Furnished with CIU Documents on DSH Demand Gov’t Renegotiate

PRESS RELEASE:-Vieux Fort, Saint Lucia – August 17, 2017 – The Vieux-Fort Concerned Citizens Coalition for Change (VF4Cs) is in possession of documents originating from Invest St. Lucia Ltd. and the CIP Unit, which provide technical assessments of the application of the DSH Caribbean Star Project for CIP status. In the first assessment …

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LIAT: Flights disruptions due to Tropical Storm Harvey

(PRESS RELEASE) – LIAT wishes to advise passengers that due to the impending passage of Tropical Storm Harvey that several destinations will be affected. In the interest of passenger safety and to ensure our aircraft are positioned at operational airports, several flights have been retimed and/or cancelled. Please note that the …

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Man Gunned Down In Ravine Poison, Homicide #34

The shooting death of a Vanard man on Wednesday night has brought St. Lucia’s homicide count for 2017 to 34. Police are investigating the circumstances surrounding the death of 41-year-old Sherwin Auguste also known as “Shervy”.

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Employers Federation 54th AGM

The St. Lucia Employers Federation hosted its 56th annual general meeting under the theme – the changing role of HR management. It was held on august 17th at the St. James Club Morgan Bay and saw over 57 participants in attendance. The membership meets annually to assess their progress over …

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