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Barbados: PM Sorry Over Job Layoffs

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...

Dr. Raymond speaks on World Economic Outlook

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...

Prudent Urges Phased Approach to Granting CIP Citizenship

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),...

Cannabis Movement Says Ganja Industry Can Pump Millions Into Economy

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...

SLP Criticised For Taking Credit For Positive Economic Growth Projections

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...

Venezuela Ditches Dollar After US Sanctions Hit Private Sector

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,...

SLP Condemns ‘Careless Borrowing’ by Government

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...

PM Leads Local Delegation to IMF-World Bank Meetings

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...

Bill Clinton urges Caribbean to expand efforts to rejuvenate tourism

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...

ECCB Celebrates 35th Anniversary

Press Release:-  Address by Timothy Antoine, Governor of the Eastern Caribbean Central Bank (ECCB) Tuesday, October 2, 2018 — The Eastern Caribbean Central Bank (ECCB) is celebrating 35 years of existence,...