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SVG: Amidst Ganja Reform, Concern About Growers

KINGSTOWN, St Vincent (CMC) — The St Vincent and the Grenadines Parliament is expected to approve, on Thursday, laws establishing a medical marijuana industry in the country. The bills are...

PM Mottley says ‘sabotage’ affected Government layoffs

Barbados Today:-  Prime Minister Mia Mottley this evening said that the Government’s restructuring exercise was affected by “sabotage”, but served notice that the order would be restored. Reiterating that she was...
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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...

PM: “We will deliver to the People of Saint Lucia!”

Press Release:- Prime Minister Honourable Allen M. Chastanet gave an extensive and passionate presentation to the Saint Lucia Chamber of Commerce on Thursday November 15th 2018 as he addressed a...

Taiwan, Saint Lucia Discuss Agriculture

Press Release:-  A high-level agriculture consultation aimed at boosting cooperation in agriculture between Saint Lucia and Taiwan, ended on Friday, Nov. 9, after five days of consultations in Taiwan. The team...

Saint Lucia Set To Launch Import Substitution Programme

The Ministry of Agriculture, with the support of the government of Taiwan, will next year begin implementing an import substitution programme for a range of crops in an effort...

Tanzania threatens to deploy army in cashew nut crisis

BBC:-  Tanzanian President John Magufuli has sacked both the agriculture and trade ministers, and threatened to deploy the military over a cashew nut crisis. Traders have been given a Monday...

Government pumps $20 million into SLDB

Press Release:-  The Government of Saint Lucia has delivered on its promise to support the local housing sector and the development of local businesses by guaranteeing the injection of EC$20...

IDB approves US$100 million loan to Barbados

Barbados Today:-  In the matter of a month, Barbados’ economic recovery effort has received yet another shot in arm, this time from the Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) who have approved...

Classes Resume At Babonneau Secondary

Press Release:-  Parents of students attending the Babonneau Secondary School are informed that formal classes will resume on Monday November 05, 2018. The Department of Education, Innovation and Gender Relations wishes...