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Prices of Gasoline, Diesel Decrease But Price Hike Announced For LPG

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 price...
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Saint Lucia Advocacy Group Concerned About Plight Of Fishers

The Advocacy group, Raise Your Voice Saint Lucia, is concerned about the negative impact on fishers from the closure of the Saint Lucia Fish Marketing Corporation. In a statement to...

Barbados Plans Development Of Cannabis Industry

BRIDGETOWN, Barbados (CMC) — Barbados has announced plans to establish a medicinal cannabis industry project implementation unit tasked with establishing the administrative framework for the timely implementation of the...

Saint Lucia Tourism Strategy Review Underway

Press Release:- The Ministry of Tourism, Information and Broadcasting, Culture and  Creative Industries has recently engaged the services of Keios Development Consulting to undertake a thorough revision of the...

Britain’s Prince Charles Touts ‘Blue Economy’ During Saint Lucia Visit

Reuters:-  On the first leg of his Caribbean tour, Britain’s Prince Charles touted a “vital blue economy,” built on sustainable use of ocean resources for economic growth, as part...

Export Saint Lucia Delivers Results From U.S. Mission

Press Release:-  The United States market has been one of the most coveted yet difficult markets to penetrate. Border regulations including Sanitary and Phytosanitary regulations and other non-tariff barriers have made...

Government Signs US$1.8 Million Fisheries Sector Grant

The government of Saint Lucia Wednesday morning signed a US$ 1.8 million grant specifically targetted  towards the fisheries sector. In announcing the signing, Prime Minister Allen Chastanet recalled that in...

Barbados Blacklisted By EU Over Taxation Practices

Barbados Nation:-  Barbados has been blacklisted by the European Union (EU), and faces the threat of “sanctions”, including reduced funding. The EU Council yesterday announced it was adding Barbados to its...

Saint Lucia Anticipates March Will Be ‘Record Breaking’ For Cruise Sector

Press Release:-  The Month of March is expected to be a record-breaking period in Saint Lucia’s cruise sector. Between Friday March 1, and Sunday March 3, 2019, twelve (12) cruise...

Retail Prices For LPG Drop In Latest Fuel Adjustments

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 price...