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VENDORS RAIL AGAINST REGISTRATION

The president of the Craft & Dry Good Vendors Association is demanding answers from the Castries Constituency Council over a new registration policy for vendors. Peter “Ras Ipa” Isaac says this was sprung on them without warning.  

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VFCSS PLANTS 55 TREES ON 55TH ANNIVERSARY

As issues of climate change, resilience and caring for the environment occupy the minds of communities and countries, the Vieux Fort Comprehensive Secondary School has embarked on its own environmental venture, to commemorate a milestone.

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FORMER PRIME MINISTER GIVES UWP A FAILING GRADE

Former Prime Minister Dr. Kenny Anthony says after two years in office, the United Workers Party (UWP) has been a failure. In an address in Soufriere on 6 June, the Vieux Fort South MP zeroed in on current issues such as fuel prices, the cost of living and the incomplete …

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Massy Stores Issues Statement on La Clery Store Chopping

(Press Release) June 8, 2017 – Earlier this morning there was an incident at our La Clery Store between two groups of individuals, which resulted in some of the parties being hurt and taken to hospital. In the resulting melee two of our staff members suffered minor injuries and many were …

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“Labour Ministers…turn a blind eye” – NWU

June 08, 2018 Hon. Stephenson King Minister of Infrastructure, Ports, Energy and Labour Ministry of Infrastructure, Ports, Energy and Labour Union Office Complex CASTRIES Dear Minister: The working people of Saint Lucia continue to lose confidence in the Ministry of Labour as they also did under the previous regime. The …

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CEDA rolls out WE-XPORT initiative

GIS – DESIGNS BY NADIA AND MÊME BÊTE WILL BE PART OF THE CARIBBEAN EXPORT WE-XPORT PROGRAMME. WE-Xport is a program of the Caribbean Export Development Agency implemented under the 11th European Development Fund (EDF), Regional Private Sector Development Programme (RPSDP) which seeks to increase employment creation, inclusiveness particularly for youth, …

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SLBWA benefactor of Lion’s Club Charity Golf tournament

[Press release] Ensuring access to free eye care for children who would otherwise not been able to afford such services continues to drive the annual Charity Golf tournament hosted by the Lion’s Club of Gros Islet. For the last twelve years, the Saint Lucia Blind Welfare Association (SLBWA) has been …

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Dept of Sustainable Development celebrate World Oceans Day

[Press release] This month, Saint Lucia joins the rest of the world in celebrating World Oceans Day. The ocean regulates the climate, feeds millions of people every year, produces oxygen, is the home to an incredible array of wildlife, provides us with important medicines, and so much more! For Saint …

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3 years of Festen Labowi

GIS – A WEEK OF ACTIVITIES STARTING JUNE 24, WILL INCLUDE PANEL DISCUSSIONS, A FARMER’S MARKET, AND FESTIVALS The Laborie Economic and Employment Forum (LEEF) and the Laborie Community will celebrate the third anniversary of the establishment of LEEF and its marquee event, Festen Labowi. These activities, which were inaugurated in …

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Flow launches Hottest Summer Ever

[Press release] Things are really heating up with Flow for summer 2018, with the unveiling of the company’s seasonal promotional campaign. The glitzy media launch, including Carnival bands, some of Saint Lucia’s most outstanding musical talent and more, took place on Thursday evening, June 7th 2018, at Flow’s Baywalk retail outlet. …

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Dept of Infrastructure to undertake traffic count surveys

GIS – THE DEPARTMENT OF INFRASTRUCTURE WILL UNDERTAKE THE FOUR-MONTH SURVEY STARTING IN JUNE. The Department of Infrastructure, Ports, and Energy, under the project Roads Management System (RAMS) wishes to inform the general public that the department will be undertaking traffic count surveys over the entire island. This is to facilitate …

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Children enlist with SLNT to protect endangered turtles

[Press release] Leatherback Turtles are the largest marine turtles, can weigh in around 500kg, dive up to 1200ft and cross both the Pacific and Atlantic Oceans. As if Leatherback Turtles didn’t have enough to worry about, with their relatively small brains that have been around for at least one hundred million …

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PwC officially re-opens in Saint Lucia

[Press release] PwC’s return to St Lucia is a sign of the significant potential for growth in the Eastern Caribbean. Speaking at a cocktail event to announce the official re-opening of its St Lucia office, Frazer Lindsay, CEO, PwC in the Caribbean, said “We are very excited to be re-opening our …

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Saint Lucia snags CTO social media award

[Press release] It’s official! Saint Lucia produced the best social media marketing campaign in the Caribbean in 2018! The recognition came at the Caribbean Tourism Organisation’s (CTO) travel media awards gala dinner on June 7, 2018 in New York City, as part of Caribbean Week. The island received the award …

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