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CSA Requests Meeting To Discuss Future Of SLMB Employees

The Saint Lucia Civil Service Association (CSA) has written to Agriculture Minister, Ezechiel Joseph, requesting a meeting with him to discuss the imminent closure of the Saint Lucia Marketing...

Mayor Unaware Of Reason For Protest By CCC Employees

Castries Mayor, Peterson Francis, has said that he is unaware of the reason for a protest Monday by employees of the Castries Constituencies Council (CCC). Employees of the CCC's Sanitation...

NWU Accuses CCC Of Disrespect As Council Employees Down Tools

The National Workers Union (NWU) hs accused the Castries Constituencies Council (CCC) of disrespect, as council employees downed tools Monday morning. The workers said they were protesting plans to implement...

CCC Employees Down Tools

Employees of the Castries Constituencies Council (CCC) downed tools Monday morning in what one of the workers said was a 'sit in protest' against management plans to introduce new...

US: Baptist From Haiti Wins $21m After Being Forced to Work On Sundays

Sky News:-  A pot washer has been awarded $21m (£16.3m) for being forced to work on Sundays. Marie Jean Pierre was fired in March 2016 from the Conrad Miami Hotel for...

Absconding Local Workers In Canadian Farm Programme A Cause For Concern

Saint Lucians who travel to Canada to participate in that country’s seasonal farm workers programme but then abscond, are a source of concern to the Ministry of Labour here. “They...

Saint Lucia Protective Services Federation In the Making

Plans are underway to form a Saint Lucia Protective Services Federation (SLPSF), it has been announced. The Royal Saint Lucia Police Force Welfare Association (RSLPFWA), the Saint Lucia Fire Service...

Chamber Says ‘Know Your Labour Code’ Getting ‘Outstanding Response’

Press Release:-  As the Chamber continues to respond to the expressed needs of its members, this important and well received workshop has been convened; “ Know Your Labour Code.” On...

PWA Says Its Members Are Becoming Frustrated Over Fringe Benefits Talks

The Police Welfare Association (PWA) says it has  has taken the liberty of writing to the Secretariat of the Government Negotiating Team (GNT), asking for a return to the...

Former Union Boss Backs TUF Rejection Of Government’s Lump Sum Offer

Former trade union leader, Kingsley St Hill, has come out in support of the Trade Union Federation's rejection of a government offer of a lump sum payment for its...