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HiAC 2017 Work Plan

Press Release:-Following a productive 2016 work year the Hospitality Industry Advisory Committee (HiAC), recently held a general membership meeting to discuss its 2017 work plan.  The meeting was chaired...

Taiwan contributes to second phase of CDP

Press Release:-Prime Minister Honourable Allen M. Chastanet has called for a broadening of Saint Lucia’s relationship with the Republic of China (Taiwan). Speaking at a cheque handover ceremony for...

US Ambassador sounds tourism caution

Asserting that she has lived in the Caribbean and travelled the region, United States Ambassador to Barbados and the eastern Caribbean, Linda S. Taglialatela has told reporters here that it...
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PM: Agriculture alone cannot support support development

Prime Minister, Allen Chastanet, has declared that agriculture,  by itself, cannot sustain Saint Lucia's development. Chastanet asserted that agriculture cannot generate enough jobs and income. Nevertheless, he said that the sector...

A Response to Dr Augier’s Economic Warning: “We are in trouble!”

Article by Alvin Ernest: Bravo Mr Augier! Finally someone with original thought on Caribbean economics, and a focus on the real “truth” of improving life for St Lucians. Such...
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Tourism minister discusses investment incentives

The new incentives will ensure that upcoming projects are sustainable. Tourism Minister Hon. Dominic Fedee said recently, that Saint Lucia’s newest multi-million dollar hotel, the Royalton Saint Lucia Resort and...
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PM: Royalton Resort significant to tourism

Prime Minister: The Royalton Resort represents the standard that people expect when they visit Saint Lucia. Owned and operated by Canada’s third largest airline—the family-owned Sunwing Travel Group, the Royalton...
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New cost effective way for St. Lucians to cruise the Caribbean

Saint Lucians now have a cost effective way to cruise the Caribbean. Minister in the Office of the Prime Minister with responsibility for tourism, Hon. Dominic Fedee, was on hand...

Saint Lucian Economist warns: “We are in trouble!”

Saint Lucian Economist, Doctor Adrian Augier, has sounded a grim warning that this country is in trouble economically. Delivering a lecture on Tueaday to the 39th annual general meeting of...
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PM attends World Bank conference

Press Release:-Prime Minister Honourable Allen Chastanet will be one of the featured speakers at the World Bank Conference to discuss key priorities for small Caribbean economies. The high level...