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PM Says Three Major Hotels To Close Amid Coronavirus Crisis

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Prime Minister Allen Chastanet has announced that three major hotels are to close amid the current global Coronavirus crisis. Saint Lucia recently confirmed that it has recorded two 'imported' cases...

Trinidad Rocked By Earthquake

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CMC News:- A strong earthquake with a magnitude of 5.3 rocked several parts of Trinidad during the early hours of Tuesday, but there were no immediate reports of damage...

NEMO Urges Residents To Be Prepared For Earthquakes

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Press Release:- The University of the West Indies Seismic Research Centre (UWI-SRC) has informed of a magnitude 5.2 earthquake which occurred near Dominica, at 10:01 a.m. on Jan. 8, 2020. The...

Caribbean Urged to Prepare For Big Earthquake

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The  Caribbean has been warned to prepare for a big earthquake, after several parts of the region were  rattled by tremors in recent times. Over the weekend, the Seismic Research...

Another Earthquake Rocks Puerto Rico

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CNN:- An earthquake with a 5.9 magnitude rattled Puerto Rico on Saturday morning, the US Geological Survey reports. The quake was about 8 miles south of Indios, Puerto Rico, in the...

NEMO: No Major Damage From Passage Of Dorian

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Saint Lucia experienced no major damage from the passage of Tropical Storm Dorian, the Acting Director of the National Emergency Management Organisation (NEMO), Dorine Gustave says. " All of the...

Saint Lucia PM Begs Citizens Not To Downplay Storm

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Prime Minister Allen Chastanet Monday begged his countrymen to take the approach of  Dorian seriously. "I am pleading with all Saint Lucians to please take these warnings and alerts very...

Caribbean Urged To Brace Itself As Earthquakes Rock Puerto Rico

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PORT OF SPAIN, Trinidad (CMC) – The Trinidad-based Seismic Research Centre (SRC) of the University of the West Indies (UWI) Tuesday said that the recent earthquakes in Puerto Rico...

Heavy Equipment Owners Urged To Be On Standby After Dorian

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Press Release:-  – The Department of Infrastructure, Ports and Energy is requesting all heavy equipment owners and operators to have their equipment on stand-by, as per established protocol, in order...

NEMO Official Reflects On Hurricane Season, Says Saint Lucians Were ‘Lucky’

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The Deputy Director of the National Emergency Management Organisation (NEMO), Maria Medard,  has asserted that Saint Lucians were a lucky people, having been spared  the effects of a hurricane...