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Saint Lucia Ends 40th Year of Independence With Over 400k Stay-over Arrivals

Press Release:- The latest figures indicate that Saint Lucia has surpassed all previous records set with regards to stay-over arrivals. For the period January to December 2019, Saint Lucia recorded 423,736...

Saint Lucia’s 2019 Tourism Performance Breaks Previous Arrivals Records

Prime Minister Allen Chastanet has noted that for the first time in Saint Lucia’s history,  the Island has recorded over 400,000 stayover arrivals. Writing on his official Facebook page, the...

Saint Lucia To Launch ‘Banana Inspired Recipe Book’

Prime Minister Allen Chastanet has disclosed that Saint Lucia is developing a 'Banana Inspired Recipe Book', as part of an effort to brand local bananas as a "Premium" agricultural...

Government Announces Hikes In Prices For Diesel, Kerosene

Press Release:-  The Public is hereby notified that in keeping with changes in international oil prices and Government’s application of the modified market pass-through petroleum pricing mechanism, the retail...

Preparation of 2020/2021 Budget Underway

Work on preparing Saint Lucia's 2020-2021 estimates of  revenue and expenditure, commonly known as the budget, is underway. "We have just concluded our first in a series of meetings, as...

Saint Lucia Announces Tourist Accommodation Fee

Press Release:-  Following consultations with stakeholders in the industry, Government will be introducing a tourist accommodation fee to be used for destination marketing and development.  As of April 1, 2020, stayover...

ECCB Governor Says An Exciting Year Beckons

The Governor of the Eastern Caribbean Central Bank (ECCB) says as the currency union looks forward to 2020, an exciting year beckons. " Three of the Bank’s key priorities will...

Guyana Now An Oil Producing State

Press Release:- Guyana is set to become an oil producing nation sooner than was expected. In an address to the nation (Friday) evening, His Excellency President David Granger announced that...

Saint Lucia PM Says The Best Is Yet To Come

Prime Minister Allen Chastanet, asserting that it was an 'awesome pleasure' to  to meet the 'more than enthusiastic' crowd for this country's first ever world class horse races, has...

PM Announces Wave Of Positive Developments For Vieux Fort

Prime Minister Allen Chastanet says the hosting here Friday of the Pitons Cup signals the official commencement of a wave of positive development in Vieux Fort and surrounding communities. Dubbed...