Sunday, November 18, 2018
Prime Minister, Allen Chastanet, has declared that although the Caribbean is the most tourism dependent region in the world, it is only scratching the surface. “The amazing number is, if you take a poll and you ask people to close...
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 of LPG 20, 22, and 100 lb cylinders have been...
Press Release:-  Saint Lucia continues to see a positive growth trend in tourism arrivals in 2018. The latest figures released by the Saint Lucia Tourism Authority at a press briefing at the SLTA Head Office show that visitor arrivals for...
Minister in the Office of the Prime Minister Responsible for Tourism, Dominic Fedee, Wednesday announced that Saint Lucia continues to see 'very great numbers' this year for the tourism sector. "The figures for May are actually out and the summary...
Press Release:-   The Eastern Caribbean Central Bank (ECCB) is celebrating 42 years since the EC Dollar has been pegged to the US Dollar at a fixed rate of EC$2.70 to US$1.00. The EC Dollar was pegged to the US Dollar on...
BRIDGETOWN, Barbados (CMC) — The Caribbean Hotel and Tourism Association (CHTA) has warned governments in the region about the adverse effects of high air travel-related taxes and fees on travel as they wrestle with balancing budgets. “We recognise the challenges...
Asserting that the opposition Saint Lucia Labour Party (SLP) understands and supports tourism, opposition leader, Philip J. Pierre, Thursday declared that  the benefits of the industry must accrue to as many persons as possible. "You cannot have a tourism industry...
Castries South MP, Ernest Hiliare, has called on Prime Minister, Allen Chastanet, to give an account of how money obtained under the Citizenship by Investment Programme (CIP) is being utilized. According to the Saint Luci Labour Party (SLP) spokesman on...
GIS:-  The Ministry of Agriculture continues to work toward reducing the food import bill, by engaging farmers and buyers to ensure that locally-grown produce has a market. Kemuel Jn Baptiste, Chief Extension Officer within the Ministry of Agriculture, said the...
JIS:-MANCHESTER, Jamaica (JIS) — Minister of Industry, Commerce, Agriculture and Fisheries Audley Shaw says he will be moving to ensure that Jamaica is not left behind in the growing global medical cannabis industry. Shaw noted that while Jamaica has only...