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Caribbean hoteliers predict positive tourism performance for 2017

Press Release:- THE BAHAMAS (February 8, 2017) - Caribbean tourism fared well in 2016 and industry stakeholders are generally upbeat about the year ahead, despite the fact that many hoteliers were...
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Chastanet: “I am not going to fire anybody!”

Prime Minister, Allen Chastanet, has declared that a proposed re-engineering of the public service does not mean that people will be given their marching orders. “It’s not about firing people....

Antigua: Sudan Added To CIP ban list

Antigua Observer:-Sudan has been added to the list of states whose nationals are not allowed to apply for citizenship under Antigua & Barbuda’s Citizenship by Investment Programme (CIP). The ban...

Vieux Fort hosts Pearl of the Caribbean Town Hall meeting

Press Release:-Members of the community of Vieux Fort got the opportunity to put questions to Government and Invest Saint Lucia during a Town Hall Meeting held at the Vieux...

Saint Lucia cuts Value Added Tax

CMC – St. Lucia Wednesday cut the Value Added Tax (VAT) from 15 to 12.5 per cent with Prime Minister Allen Chastanet saying his administration is keeping a key...

Baptiste criticises DSH consultations

Alva Baptiste,  former Minister of External Affairs, International Trade & Civil Aviation, has criticised the government's scheduled public consultations on the controversial $US 2.6 billion Desert Star Holdings Limited (DHS)...

Barbados: Devaluation claims rejected

Barbados Today:-A Government Senator is rejecting claims by the Opposition of a possible devaluation of the Barbados dollar. Addressing Democratic Labour Party (DLP) supporters at the Princess Margaret Secondary School...

OPM concerned DSH ‘fear mongering’

The Office of the Prime Minister (OPM) has expressed concern about fear mongering in connection with the $US 2.6 billion Desert Star Holdings (DSH) Limited project planned for the...

‘No peace unless DSH deal revamped’

Declaring last night that he was going to choose his words carefully, former Prime Minister, Doctor Kenny Anthony told supporters of the opposition Saint Lucia Labour Party (SLP) that...

Barbados PM rules out devaluation

Barbados Today:-Prime Minister Freundel Stuart has made it clear his administration would not be “pushing any panic buttons” over the decline in foreign reserves, which stood at just 10.3...