Thursday, August 18, 2022

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COVID-19: Saint Lucia Records One More Death, 24 New Cases

Press Release:- The Ministry of Health, Wellness and Elderly Affairs today Tuesday, November 2, 2021 confirms a total of twenty-four (24) new cases of COVID-19. These cases were processed on Monday,...

Saint Lucia Records Nine New Cases Of The Delta Variant

On Monday, Saint Lucia received notification from the Caribbean Public Health Agency (CARPHA) of nine new cases of the Delta Variant, all of whom are nationals from the South Western zone...

‘I Offer Sincere Apologies To Fellow Saint Lucians’

by Cletus I. Springer Today, I have good news and bad news. First, the bad news. Yesterday was a bad day in the life of the CMC. Our failure to communicate to the...

COVID-19: Saint Lucia Records 3 More Deaths, 13 New Cases

Press Release:-  The Ministry of Health, Wellness and Elderly Affairs today Monday, November 1, 2021 confirms a total of thirteen (13) new cases of COVID-19. These cases were processed on Sunday,...

CARPHA Announces Campaign To Promote Reporting Of Vaccine Side Effects

Press Release:-  The Caribbean Regulatory System (CRS) of the Caribbean Public Health Agency (CARPHA), in collaboration with the Pan American Health Organization / World Health Organization (PAHO/WHO), launches a week-long social...

Statement On ‘Authorised Cruise Tourism Operation’ On ‘No Movement Sunday’

Press Release:-  The Ministry of Tourism and the Saint Lucia Tourism Authority (SLTA), are aware of videos circulating via social media, depicting an unkindly expression of displeasure at an authorized cruise tourism...

United States Government Donates Ultra Cold Freezer To CARPHA

Press Release:- The Caribbean Public Health Agency (CARPHA) received an ultra-cold freezer from the United States Embassy in Port of Spain, which is part of a donation which includes laboratory supplies,...

Jounen Kweyol: Pierre Makes Stay At Home Appeal Due To COVID-19

Prime Minister Philip J. Pierre has called on Saint Lucians to stay at home with their family and close relatives to celebrate Jounen Kweyol because of COVID-19. In a message in Kweyol...

COVID-19: Saint Lucia Records One More Death, 19 New Cases

Press Release:- The Ministry of Health, Wellness and Elderly Affairs today Friday, October 29, 2021, confirms a total nineteen (19) new cases of COVID-19. These cases were processed on Thursday, October 28,...

COVID-19 Protocols For Upcoming Weekend

Press Release:- The Ministry of Health, Wellness and Elderly Affairs wishes to remind the public on the revised protocols for this upcoming weekend. This comes after discussions and dialogue with members of...

Saint Lucia Announces New COVID-19 Protocols

New COVID-19 protocols have been announced by Health, Wellness and Elderly Affairs Minister, Moses Jn Baptiste. Jn Baptiste, in a statement Friday, said the measures were decided after discussions and dialogue with...

First COVID-19 Antiviral Pill Could ‘Soon’ Be Used In CARICOM

Barbados Today:-  A potentially life-saving antiviral pill for the treatment of COVID-19 in adults could be soon in use in Barbados and elsewhere in the Caribbean Community, the chief public health...

PAHO Recommends New Targets To Reduce Salt Consumption

Press Release:- The Pan American Health Organization (PAHO) has announced new salt reduction targets for food products to help people in the Americas reduce consumption of sodium. After adoption by countries, the...

Saint Lucia Records 31 New COVID-19 Cases

Press Release:- The Ministry of Health, Wellness and Elderly Affairs today Thursday, October 28, 2021, confirms a total of thirty-one (31) new cases of COVID-19. These cases were processed on Wednesday, October...

St Rose Cites Need For Compensation As She Awaits Verdict In ‘Misconduct’ Case

Dr. Gilbertha St Rose has raised the issue of compensation from the Saint Lucia Medical and Dental Council, as she awaits the verdict regarding misconduct and negligence charges over the use...

TEF Supports Lions Club Of Gros Islet’s Prostate Cancer Awareness Campaign

Press Release:- On Tuesday this week, the Saint Lucia Hospitality & Tourism Association (SLHTA) Tourism Enhancement Fund presented a check for $25,000 to the Lions Club of Gros Islet towards the latter’s...

COVID-19: CTO Hails Caribbean Tourism Comeback

The Caribbean Tourism Organization (CTO) says that regional tourism is on the road to recovery from the impact of COVID-19. "One of the very positive signs of recovery is that as the...

COVID-19: Saint Lucia Records 3 More Deaths, 21 New Cases

Press Release:-  The Ministry of Health, Wellness and Elderly Affairs today Wednesday, October 27, 2021 confirms a total of twenty-one (21) new cases of COVID-19. These cases were processed on Tuesday,...

Saint Lucia Records 31 New COVID-19 Cases

Press Release:-  The Ministry of Health, Wellness and Elderly Affairs today Tuesday, October 26, 2021 confirms a total of thirty-one (31) new cases of COVID-19. These cases were processed on Monday,...

COVID-19: Saint Lucians Urged To Celebrate Jounen Kweyol At Home With Family

Press Release:-  The Minister for Health, Wellness and Elderly Affairs has indicated that the Cabinet of Ministers recognizes and applauds the efforts of Saint Lucians to collectively reduce the rate of transmission...

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