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Commerce ‘Train The Trainers’ Workshop

The department of commerce held a financial skills for business planning workshop at Point Seraphine in Castries this week. The purpose of the seminar was to strengthen the relationship between the financial sector and micro, small and medium businesses (SMES). It was facilitated by the savings banks foundation for international …

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Top CEE Student gets New Bicycle

Universal Cycle Centre [UCC] has continued a long running tradition to award Saint Lucia’s top performer in the annual common entrance examination [CEE] with brand new bicycle. Pius Raveneau, UCC Managing Director, was thrilled to hand over to Rhea Barrett a BMX bicycle valued at $1200. “I’m so happy, that’s …

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Comfort Station for George Charles Blvd Residents Opened

Residents of the George Charles Boulevard in Marchand, Castries now have access to needed public facilities. On July 4th, the Saint Lucia Social Development Fund [SSDF] under direction from the Ministry of Equity and Social Justice with financing through the Caribbean Development Bank [CDB] officially opened the George Charles Boulevard …

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SLP CALLS OUT GOVERNMENT ON CRIME SITUATION

Whilst the Saint Lucia Labour maintains its long-stated position of not ascribing blame in respect of the cause of criminal activity we are, nonetheless, taken aback by both the island’s alarming rise in criminality and the lack of attention paid in that regard by the government.  The SLP notes in …

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RSS Combating New Threats to Eastern Caribbean

SOURCE – BARBADOS TODAY – Regional cooperation on defence matters has become even more important as the Eastern Caribbean faces new threats from trans-national organized criminal activity, executive director of the Regional Security System (RSS), Captain Errington Shurland, warned Monday. Speaking at the launch of a three-week training course on …

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Vieux-Fort North MP Congratulates Successful CEE Students

Parliamentary Representative for Vieux Fort North Hon. Moses Jn. Baptiste is singing praise to the community of parents, caregivers, teachers, principals and students in the constituency of Vieux Fort North after stellar performances in the latest Common Entrance Exams. According to the MP, all four primary school in the constituency …

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UWP Welcomes Fairmont Hotel in Choiseul

Press Release:–The United Workers Party stands resolute with the Government of Saint Lucia in the overall development plan and the vision for the south of the island. It’s been just over a year since the Government took office and already we are seeing a decrease in unemployment and a steady …

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