Sunday, November 18, 2018
Prime Minister, Allen Chastanet, has voiced support for an OECS approach to the Citizenship by Investment Programme (CIP), being offered by some member states of the group. "Saint Lucia was already in the citizenship business - not directly, because the...
The opposition Saint Lucia Labour Party (SLP), has criticized Prime Minister Allen Chastanet's responses on the matter of changes to the Citizenship by Investment Programme (CIP) regulations. Opposition spokesman on investment, Doctor Ernest Hilaire, blasted Chastanet's assertion that the rationale...
Prime Minister, Allen Chastanet, has defended changes to the Citizenship by Investment Programme (CIP) at a news conference Thursday evening. Chastanet was asked  specifically what the rationale was for revoking the need for CIP applicants to declare their net worth. He...
Press Release:-Ladies and Gentlemen of the Press, Allow me to join the Leader of the Opposition and Political Leader of the Labour Party in wishing everyone a happy new year as we look forward to working with you in 2017...
Barbados Today:-The Central Bank of Barbados is issuing yet another warning of the need for further “painful” fiscal measures to stave off currency devaluation. In his January economic letter released on the bank’s website Wednesday, Governor Dr Delisle Worrell said...
Press Release:- On December 22nd, 2016, the minister to whom citizenship by investment is assigned signed a statuory instrument making amendments to the Citizenship by Investment Regulations No. 89 of 2015.  At this time, these are the only changes that...
Martinique has  announced a significant increase in fuel prices from January 1, 2017. The increase includes an 11 cent hike on the liter of unleaded gas, a 19 cent rise in diesel. A  gas bottle of 12.5 kilos will cost 2.05...
Prime Minister, Allen Chastanet, has declared that the government had no choice but to launch a Citizenship by Investment (CIP) programme here. Chastanet noted that four other OECS countries had already launched the programme. "It means that a person can get...
The Citizenship by Investment Programme (CIP) has granted thirty-eight citizenships, after approving eleven applications. The revelation was made on Tuesday November 29, 2016 when the Citizenship by Investment Unit hosted a Public Consultation at the Bay Gardens Hotel. A presentation made...
Press Release:-The Government of Saint Lucia will continue to review the tax regime of the country with a particular concentration on the Value Added Tax (VAT). A review will be ongoing in order to ensure the formulation of a most...