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PM Encouraged by IMF Statement On Saint Lucia’s Growth Prospects

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Press Release:- The International Monetary Fund’s 2019 Article IV Mission statement is an encouraging report for the Government of Saint Lucia. Prime Minister and  Minister for Finance, Economic Growth,...

Saint Lucia PM’s Statement On Correspondent Banking

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Press Release:- Mr. Speaker, on November 19 I was part of a delegation from the Caribbean Community (CARICOM) which participated in a Roundtable discussion in the US Congress, to address...

Farmers End Training In Production Scheduling

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Press Release:- After the training of GAPs, marketing and business strategy, post-harvest and food safety, cultivation management and pesticide management, farmers in St. Lucia have not only learned much information...

PM Meets with Chair of US Financial Services Committee

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Press Release:- Chairman of the Caribbean Community (CARICOM) and Prime Minister of Saint Lucia,  Honourable Allen Chastanet, yesterday attended a meeting in Washington hosted by representative Maxine Waters, Chair of...

Food Security, Climate Change Cited Among Saint Lucia’s Biggest Challenges

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Press Release:- The Ministry of Agriculture, along with the Republic of China (Taiwan), has embarked on a project which seeks to reduce the country’s food import bill. The production and distribution...

Study Launched To Improve Tourism Strategic Planning for 2020

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Press Release:- The Ministry of Tourism, Information and Broadcasting, Culture and Creative Industries is currently working with the Department of Statistics to conduct a Tourism Satellite Account (TSA) study to...

PM Says Saint Lucia One Step Closer To Reducing Food Import Bill

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Saint Lucia is one step closer to securing its food production and reducing its food import bill, Prime Minister Allen Chastanet has announced. In a post on his official Facebook...

Pierre Says Rastafarians Must Benefit From Any Cannabis Industry

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Saint Lucia’s opposition leader Philip J. Pierre has told an audience of Saint Lucians living in the United States that Rastafarians have to benefit from any cannabis industry that...

Fedee Says Strength Of The Caribbean Travel Brand Must Be Leveraged

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Saint Lucia's Tourism Minister Dominic Fedee believes that the region must now leverage the strength of the Caribbean brand, asserting that it remains one of the strongest travel brands...

September Records Biggest Increase In Visitor Arrivals To Date

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Press Release:-  The sun-drenched and events-filled Caribbean destination of Saint Lucia continues to grab headlines, as its diverse tourism offerings keep resonating with audiences far and wide. Already basking in seven record-breaking months of increases...