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T&T gov’t says Sandals hotel project will spur economic growth on Tobago

PORT OF SPAIN, Trinidad (CMC) – The Trinidad and Tobago government says the construction of the 750 room Sandals and Beaches Resort represents a major turning-point for the economy...

Saint Lucia makes significant contribution to State of Tourism Industry Conference

Saint Lucia Tourism Authority Press Release:-  Saint Lucia’s Tourism Minister, Honourable Dominic Fedee and Acting Chief Executive Officer at the Saint Lucia Tourism Authority, Mrs. Tiffany Howard will join other...

World Bank funds for Saint Lucia

The World Bank has approved  a US$20 million for strengthening St. Lucia’s public health care system by improving accessibility, efficiency and responsiveness of key health services. “We are pleased to...

Coconut industry a main topic at Caribbean Week of Agriculture 2018

CARICOM Today:-  The coconut industry is a major item on the agenda of the Caribbean Week of Agriculture (CWA) which will be held in Bridgetown, Barbados next month. The Region’s mega agriculture...

ECCB to introduce new dollar bills

BASSETERRE (CMC) – The St Kitts-based Eastern Caribbean Central Bank (ECCB) says it will be introducing new dollar bills next year. ECCB Deputy Governor, Trevor Brathwiate, speaking on WINN FM...
fuel

Fuel Price Adjustments for September 17, 2018

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 price...

National Apprenticeship Programme

PRESS RELEASE: Tackling unemployment remains a top priority for the Government of Saint Lucia and in this regard, The National Apprenticeship Programme (NAP) within The Office of the Prime Minister,...

The IMF reaches an agreement with Barbados

Barbados Today:- The International Monetary Fund (IMF) has reached a staff-level agreement with Barbados on a US$290 million dollar economic programme under the Extended Fund Facility. The IMF’s Executive Board is...

Saint Lucia Exports Breadfruit to USA

PRESS RELEASE: Perineau’s Exports, a Saint Lucian exporter with guidance and assistance from Export Saint Lucia (TEPA) successfully exported a test shipment of breadfruit to Miami, Florida in the U.S....
fuel

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 price...