Thursday, January 23, 2020

Health & Safety

Fire Service Advocates Early Alarm Systems After Castries Fire

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The Saint Lucia Fire Service is advocating an early alarm system for businesses after Thursday's Castries fire. The fire gutted the Adjodha building in the William Peter Boulevard which housed ...

Moncherry: Cops, Government Workers ‘Capitalise’ On ‘Mould’ To Report Sick

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Police Commissioner Severin Moncherry, vowing that he will continue to fight for his men and ensure that whatever working conditions they have is the best, has urged police officers...

Deep Cleaning For Civil Status Registry

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Press Release:- The public is advised that this coming Monday, November 18, 2019 the services offered by the Adjudicator’s Office can be accessed at the main offices of the Civil...

Ministry Cites Need For More Proactive Approach To Air Quality Issues in Schools

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The Ministry of Education believes there’s need for a more proactive approach to addressing air quality issues at schools throughout Saint Lucia. The ministry’s position was articulated by Acting Permanent...

PM Urges Prayers & Support Amid Moves To Complete St Jude Hospital

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Prime Minister Allen Chastanet has asked for the nation's continued prayers and support amid work to deliver on the completion of the St Jude Hospital. In a message posted on...

New Ambulance For St Jude Hospital

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St Jude Hospital launched a new ambulance into service Tuesday. "This ambulance is to serve our institution around the clock. It will only be driven by personnel trained to carry...

St Jude Hospital Reconstruction ‘Well Underway’

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The St Jude Hospital Reconstruction project is well underway, Prime Minister Allen Chastanet has announced. "As we speak, over 300 tonnes of steel is being prepared and laid for the...

Brain Illness Spread By Ticks Reaches UK

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BBC News:- An infectious disease that can harm the brain and is spread to people by tick bites has been identified in ticks in the UK for the first time. Public...
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Former Minister Raises Concerns Over Use Of Agro-Chemicals

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Former Saint Lucia Agriculture Minister, Moses Jn Baptiste, has expressed concern over the use of agro-chemicals, especially in the banana industry. "We have always been very concerned that banana farmers...

Bugs Dubbed the Food That Can Feed And Maybe Save The Planet

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CNN:-  On a morning in the not-too-distant future, you might toast bread made with cricket flour, drink a protein smoothie made from locust powder, and eat scrambled eggs (made...