Sunday, November 18, 2018
Barbados Today:-  The Mia Mottley led Government did not handpick which workers would be sent home during its recent retrenchment exercise. That assurance was given on Wednesday by Senator Lisa Cummins who said while Government’s decision to send home 1500 workers...
Barbados Today:-  Faced with a growing chorus of heart-breaking stories from workers who have been sent home as part of Government’s cost-cutting measures across the public service, Prime Minister Mia Mottley offered an emotional apology for her Administration’s actions. “It...
GIS:-  Saint Lucia’s economic trajectory has been positively assessed by the International Monetary Fund (IMF), in its published World Economic Outlook October 2018. The document takes into account the global factors that affect a country’s performance. A 3.4 percent growth is...
Asserting that there is need to review the granting of citizenship to foreign investors under the Citizenship by Investment Programme (CIP), the leader of the Lucian Peoples Movement (LPM), has advocated a phased approach to the the issue. Therold Prudent...
The Cannabis Movement of Saint Lucia believes that Saint Lucia stands to gain millions of dollars from the establishment of a ganja industry here. The Chairman of the Movement, Andre de Caires estimates that there is a local recreational industry...
Minister in the Ministry of Finance, Doctor Ubaldus Raymond, has criticised Saint Lucia Labour Party (SLP) leader, Philip J. Pierre, asserting that Pierre is taking credit for positive projections regarding the national economy. “This is just laughable,” Raymond declared Thursday. He...
TeleSur English:-  International financial transactions using foreign currency were reportedly blocked, agroindustrial and pharmaceutical sectors said. Venezuela is replacing the dollar with the euro or yuan in its international business endeavors, Bolivarian Minister of Industries and National Production, Tareck El Aissami...
The opposition Saint Lucia Labour Party (SLP) has condemned 'careless borrowing' by the Allen Chastanet administration, warning that many countries regionally and internationally have found themselves in economic difficulty due to high debt levels. Addressing the SLP's annual conference...
Press Release:-  A Small States Forum on Thursday October 11th is once again expected to be a major feature the International Monetary Fund (IMF) and the World Bank Group Annual Meetings taking place from October 10th to October 14th 2018...
NASSAU, Bahamas Oct 3 CMC---Former United States President Bill Clinton Wednesday urged ‎Caribbean countries to continue to expand efforts to rejuvenate the regional tourist industry and guide the Caribbean towards a stronger and more sustainable future. He made the appeal...