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NEW CIU CEO Appointed

PRESS RELEASE The Citizenship by Investment Board (“the Board”) is pleased to announce the appointment of Mr. Nestor Alfred to the position of Chief Executive Officer (“CEO”) of the Citizenship by Investment Unit effective today,  8th August, 2017.  Nestor holds a BSc. Management Studies from the University of the West …

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Saint Lucia Party wants answers on Forestierre Housing Scheme Contract

The Saint Lucia Labour Party notes with great concern comments made by the Minister of Housing, Hon Guy Joseph and National Housing Corporation Chairman, Mr Timothy Mangal during the opening ceremony of the Forestierre Housing Project about the apparent generous financing arrangement  and non-payment for work provided by the contractor, …

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Saint Lucia Showcase Facilitates Real Dialogue on How to Improve Tourism

PRESS RELEASE:-Saint Lucia Showcase Facilitates Real Dialogue on How to Improve Tourism. The fifth annual Saint Lucia Showcase – North America officially opened at the Sandals Grande Beach Resort and Spa on July 26. The event connected hotels, destination management companies (DMCs) and tourism officials with North American-based tour operators …

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Foiled Robbery On Vieux Fort Bus Stand

A man who attempted to rob a bus operator in the city on Monday did not make it far with his bounty, before he became the subject of a citizen’s arrest. Miguel Fevrier was on the scene and has the details in this HTS New4orce exclusive.

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PM Chastanet On Sandals-Antigua Row

Prime Minister Allen Chastanet is defending the relationship between his administration and the sandals resort chain, amid increasing tensions between sandals and the Antiguan Government. The resort chain recently announced that it would be closing operations in Antigua for 3 months, leading to a back-and-forth with prime minister Gaston Browne. …

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PM On Jimmy Henry Resignation

Senator jimmy henry has stepped down for personal reasons. This’s according to Prime Minister Allen Chastanet. During his first pre-cabinet press briefing since returning from vacation, Prime Minister Chastanet was grilled by reporters on the resignation of the Minister In The Ministry Of Agriculture.

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Suspected Bandit Caught Red Handed, Citizens Effect Arrest

Route 2H mini-bus operators are breathing a collective sigh of relief on August 7, after two of their own caught the suspected thief who allegedly robbed and made off with cash from two buses. HTS News4orce captured the aftermath of a chase by the two Route 2H mini-bus operators who …

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Dominica: Five Dead after Vehicle Plunges Off Cliff

A vehicle ran off the road and plunged over a cliff in Dominica Sunday morning, killing all five people on board, reports say. The accident reportedly occurred around 7 o’clock in Vieille Case, in the northern part of Dominica. Reports say the vehicle fell into the sea after running over …

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Marine Police Make Dead Body Discovery at Vigie Beach

A body was recovered at Vigie Beach reportedly, by Marine Police at a approximately 8:15 am August 6. HTS News4orce understands the body is male.  The identity of the deceased has not been determined by police investigators. Police are treating the discovery as a suspected homicide. Investigations are continuing. 

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