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Chastanet urges political unity on investment

Prime Minister, Allen Chastanet, last night  urged political unity on the matter of investment in this country. Chastanet, a former minister of tourism, was speaking at the official opening ceremony...
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Proposal to build Maria Island causeway in St Lucia is disturbing

By Melanius Alphonse: Not long after the general elections, it become clear, at least from my realism, what would become of an Allen Chastanet-led administration – the hidden consequences...
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Fuel price 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 prices...
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Minister speaks on e-commerce for WCRD

Hon. Bradly Felix said online shopping presents challenges in the protection of consumer rights. As Saint Lucia joins the rest of the world in observing World Consumer Rights Day on...
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“Brand Saint Lucia” to promote tourism

The new board will develop a more coordinated marketing approach. Prime Minister Hon. Allen Chastanet has disclosed the intention of government to establish a new board called “Brand Saint Lucia.” The...

Barbados: Arthur makes dollar appeal

Barbados Today:-Former Prime Minister Owen Arthur made a strong case today for Barbados to end its currency peg to the United States dollar. In setting out his case before Parliament...

Emma: SLP not opposed to development

Former Gros Islet MP, Emma Hippolyte, has said that the opposition Saint Lucia Labour Party (SLP) is not against this country's development, but is opposed to what appears to...
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Caribbean meets in Cuba to strengthen unity and regional exchange

From March 8 to 11, 2017, meetings of the Association of Caribbean States and of CARICOM took place in Havana, Cuba, at the Ministerial level, to strengthen unity and...
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OECS hosts Tourism Market Intelligence workshop

Key decision-makers in Tourism and Statistics in the region will gather in Saint Lucia this week for a one-day Workshop on Tourism Market Intelligence. The Workshop will be held at...

PM: Saint Lucia has ‘grossly’ underperformed

Prime Minister, Allen Chastanet has said that based on its potential in agriculture, tourism, manufacturing  and other sectors, this country has grossly underperformed. Chastanet was addressing a presentation ceremony today...