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Chastanet: UWP Has ‘Proud Record’ Of Rescuing Saint Lucia In Crisis

Prime Minister Allen Chastanet has highlighted what he described as the proud record of the United Workers Party (UWP), in rescuing Saint Lucia in times of crisis. At the same time he...

Massy Stores Responds To Concerns Over Price Increases

Press Release:-  Massy Stores (SLU) has always been and remains fully committed to serving the nation and our valued customers particularly at this extremely difficult time in our country’s history and...

SLP Urges Government To Put Saint Lucians First Amidst Budget Presentation

Ahead of Tuesday's Budget Address, the Saint Lucia Labour Party (SLP) reiterated its call on Prime Minister Allen Chastanet to put the people of this country first. "Many Saint Lucians have lost...

St Jude Hospital Workers Protest Return Of Human Resource Director

St Jude Hospital (SJH) employees Tuesday staged a protest over the presence at the medical facility of its Human Resource Director, who is at the centre of an investigation. Andrew Piltie had...

Virgin Returns To The Caribbean In August

BRIDGETOWN, Barbados (CMC) — Virgin Atlantic announced yesterday that it would resume its flights to the Caribbean in August. The airline had earlier announced that services from London Heathrow are expected to...

Saint Lucians Urged To Protect Themselves Against Saharan Dust

Saint Lucia’s Ministry of Health has advised citizens to take measures to protect themselves from the ill effects of Saharan dust. The Saint Lucia Meteorological Services  has informed the Ministry of Health...

Fond St Jacques Development Committee Distributes Relief Packages

Press Release:- Residents of Fond St. Jacques have received some measure of happiness following the distribution of relief packages by the Fond St Jacques Development Committee. The distribution which was made...

PM Highlights Value Of Public Service In Public Service Day Message

Prime Minister Allen Chastanet has paid tribute to public servants in a message to mark Public Service Day, in which he also highlighted the value of the public service. "Your commitment to...

Photos Of Botham Jean, Other Black People Found Hanging from Tree in US

Laminated photos of Botham Jean and five other deceased black individuals have been found hanging from a tree in Milwaukee, USA, sparking outrage. US media reports say members of the Original Black...

Two Saint Lucians Held For Murder In Martinique

Two Saint Lucians have now been arrested for a murder that took place in Martinique six years ago, local reports say. According to Martinique 1ere, the two are suspected in the case...

Barbados Photojournalist Among Two Killed

A Nation photojournalist was attacked and killed this afternoon by an unknown assailant while covering the death of an unidentified victim on the heavily wooded grounds of Bishop’s Court, the derelict...

Saint Lucia Receives 98 Negative COVID-19 Results

Press Release:-  As of June 21, 2020, the World Health Organization reported a total of 8, 708,008 confirmed cases of COVID-19 globally, with 461,715 deaths. Within the region of the Americas...

Saint Lucia Prime Minister Issues Saharan Dust Caution

Prime Minister Allen Chastanet has called on Saint Lucians with respiratory symptoms, asthma and allergy issues to be mindful of the higher concentration of dust in the atmosphere as a result...

Saint Lucia National Party Says Two Major Political Parties Have Failed

One of the founding members of Saint Lucia's newest political party, the Saint Lucia National Party, (SNP), has asserted that it is time for this country to try something new. Kevin Lord...

Trump To Announce Visa Restrictions

President Donald Trump  said Sunday that he will announce new restrictions on visas. According to US news reports, Trump said the announcement will come in a couple of days. The move is intended...

Saint Lucia’s Economic Recovery & Resilience Plan Ready For Implementation

Government will soon formally launch Saint Lucia’s Economic Recovery and Resilience plan designed to stimulate overall economic activity. The plan is borne out of an aggressive and engaging multi-faceted stakeholder process, encompassing...

PM : St Jude Hospital Structural Frame Some 70 Percent Complete

Prime Minister Allen Chastanet has announced that after 7 months of work, the structural frame for the new St Jude Hospital is approximately 70 percent complete. In a post on his official...

Daren Sammy Wants ICC To Educate Young Cricketers On Racism

Former West Indies captain Daren Sammy on Sunday said just like awareness around anti-doping or anti-corruption it is important to educate young cricketers on anti-racism at a systematic level to reduce...

Baby Suffers Burns In Coolie Town Fire

A baby suffered burns in a Coolie Town fire Sunday night and four persons were injured when two vehicles collided at La Fargue, Choiseul on Saturday. Fire service officials say the one-year...

US Air Force To Support Anti-Drug Operations In Caribbean

CMC – The United States Southern Command, otherwise known as SOUTHCOM, says the US Air Force will temporarily deploy four aircraft and crews to Curaçao, to support enhanced counter-narcotics operations with...

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