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Queen’s Birthday Honors

GIS:-Twelve Saint Lucians Have Been Recognized for Their Outstanding Contributions. The Queen has been graciously pleased on the occasion of Her Majesty’s birthday, and on the advice of Her Majesty’s Saint Lucia ministers to approve of the following honours in the Birthday Honours List, 2017: C.B.E. – Commander of the …

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Kaiso Legacy Babonneau

The Take Over Tent/Soca Village has embarked on an initiative to bring the calypso tents to the communities. The calypso village has combined forces with the community of Babonneau, which will be hosting the show for the first time.

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Culture Minister Meets CDF Representatives

Changes might be made to the structure and operations of the cultural development foundation. That’s according to the minister with responsibility for culture, senator Fortuna Belrose amid discontent among artists over the proposed Re-location of the national cultural centre and controversy over the Saint Lucia’s participation in this year’s Carifesta.

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PWA Meets Opposition SLP

The police welfare association (PWA) met with the opposition Saint Lucia Labor Party (SLP) to discuss issues affecting the country. Chief among them was the looming IMPACS report, Saint Lucia’s crime situation and the promotions policy. The national security minister recently vowed to establish a committee to review the policy. …

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Seniors Pummelled In Home Invasion

Police are investigating an alleged home invasion in Pierrot, Vieux-Fort on Friday June 16th. According to reports a group of men forced their way into a house, severely attacked two seniors and ransacked their home.

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Weather Disturbance To Skirt Pass Saint Lucia

Saint Lucia can expect fair to partly cloudy skies, as a current tropical disturbance moves across the region over the next 24 hours. As of Monday afternoon, the system was located 32.5 miles east south-east of Trinidad with its position at 8.8 degrees north and 56.8 degrees west. According to …

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New Sandals Resorts

Sandals resorts international has broken ground on its 4th resort in Saint Lucia. Saint Lucia’s Prime Minister Allen Chastanet joined his Jamaican counterpart Andrew Holness and the head of the region’s largest hotel chain Gordon ‘Butch’ Stewart to break ground on the sandals Lasource. Tourism officials say it is indicative …

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Sandals Chairman On Saint Lucia Golf Club

Meanwhile, sandals resort international has acquired St. Lucia’s premier golf facility – Saint Lucia Golf Club. The golf course which will be an inclusive family entertainment complex, has been re-branded as the sandals St. Lucia golf & country club. This announcement comes on the heels on the launching of the …

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Soleil Roots and Soul Day 1

The inaugural roots & soul under the Soleil Summer Festival series is now in the history books. An appreciative crowd was treated to two days of melodic sounds from the reggae, soul and R&B genres of music.

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NATIONAL ORGANIZATIONS MUST BREAK SILENCE ON THE DSH DEAL

Vieux Fort, Castries – June 19, 2017 – The position on the DSH Deal articulated and publicized by the Vieux-Fort Concerned Citizens Coalition for Change (VF4Cs) has consistently sought to impress upon the citizens of this country that the proposed DSH Project is not a local issue for Vieux-Fortians but …

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CGTI’S 4th Hot Topics Conference with Audit Committee Certification

PRESS RELEASE:-CGTI’S 4th Hot Topics Conference with Audit Committee Certification After only three years, the Saint Lucia-based Caribbean Governance Training Institute (CGTI) is emerging as the premier governance training provider in the region, evidenced by the big name clients that are signing up for their programs. All members of the …

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Pierrot Man Survives Assault after Home Invasion

A Pierrot, Vieux-Fort family is counting their blessings after an alleged violent home invasion on June 16th. Neighbors and victims who were inside the home at the time of the break-in told HTS News4orce several men stormed the house sometime after 11pm after demanding to be let in. The occupants, …

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