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Government Says Airport Redevelopment Ready For Take Off

The People of Saint Lucia are finally set to see the Hewanorra International Airport (HIA) Redevelopment Project take off, the government of Saint Lucia has announced. The redevelopment includes: a...

Plans Revealed For Saint Lucia’s Medium Term Development

Prime Minister, Allen Chastanet, other Cabinet Ministers and senior government officials took part in on a two hour gallery walk of the work carried out during the Social and...

The Pre-Lab Phase Of Social And Economic Labs Completed

The Saint Lucia Social and Economic Labs have now gone through the pre-lab phase of focus group discussions on the six key priority areas for government, the National Competitiveness and...

SVG: Amidst Ganja Reform, Concern About Growers

KINGSTOWN, St Vincent (CMC) — The St Vincent and the Grenadines Parliament is expected to approve, on Thursday, laws establishing a medical marijuana industry in the country. The bills are...

PM: Increasing Job Opportunities A Priority

Prime Minister Allen Chastanet  has said  that the Government of Saint Lucia is more than concerned about unemployment in the country. According to the  Government Information Service (GIS), Chastanet  has...

T&T gov’t says Sandals hotel project will spur economic growth on Tobago

PORT OF SPAIN, Trinidad (CMC) – The Trinidad and Tobago government says the construction of the 750 room Sandals and Beaches Resort represents a major turning-point for the economy...

Saint Lucian Economist warns: “We are in trouble!”

Saint Lucian Economist, Doctor Adrian Augier, has sounded a grim warning that this country is in trouble economically. Delivering a lecture on Tueaday to the 39th annual general meeting of...

Barbados: VAT on online purchases by Christmas

Barbados Today:-  With two deadlines already missed, Government announced today that it is finally ready to roll out its plan to collect Value Added Tax (VAT) on foreign online transactions...

Saint Lucia Addresses Amendments To Tax Bill

Press Release:-  Prime Minister and Minister for Finance, the Hon. Allen Chastanet, last week sought Parliament’s approval to amend Saint Lucia’s tax regime, during a sitting of the House of...

Saint Lucia Set To Launch Import Substitution Programme

The Ministry of Agriculture, with the support of the government of Taiwan, will next year begin implementing an import substitution programme for a range of crops in an effort...