Industrial Relations

CSA, NWU Discuss Joint Response To ‘Autocratic’ Actions Of CCC Officials

The Saint Lucia Civil Service Association (CSA) says it is in discussion with its sister  National Workers Union, on joint action to end what was described as ' this highhanded, autocratic...

WAWU Says LIAT Seeking Extension Of Lay Off Period For Workers

ROSEAU, Dominica, CMC – The Waterfront and Allied Workers Union (WAWU) says the cash-strapped regional airline, LIAT, is seeking a further extension of the lay off period it first gave to...

CIBC FirstCaribbean ‘Disappointed’ Over Industrial Action By Saint Lucia Staff

Press Release:-  CIBC FirstCaribbean is disappointed to learn of the industrial action taken today by its employees in St. Lucia. The bank is committed to working out an amicable solution to the issues...

More Saint Lucians Heading For Work In Canada

Twenty-one more Saint Lucians are now prepared to commence work in Canada, Prime Minister Allen Chastanet has announced. Chastanet made the announcement on his official Facebook page Wednesday. He explained that the Department...

Saint Lucia Hotel Workers To Get $2.2 Million In Severance Pay

Press Release:- The Management of St. James’s Club Morgan Bay and the National Workers Union (NWU) have agreed on a Severance Package payment for over four hundred (400) workers formerly employed...

CSA Wants Answers To Questions About Public Service Appointments

The Saint Lucia Civil Service Association (CSA) is still seeking answers in relation to public service appointments, after an exchange of letters with the Cabinet Secretary on the issue. And the union...

NWU Says Relief In Sight For Former Majestic Industries Workers

The National Workers Union (NWU) says a settlement is looming for former workers of Majestic Industries Limited. The company folded in 2004 after operating here since 1971. It gave a mere 72 hours...

NWU Urges Government To Save CCC

The National Workers Union has urged the government to assess the finances of the Castries Constituency Council (CCC) and save the council. It was one of several recommendations contained in a  July...

Saint Lucia Union Concerned That LIAT Workers Told Of Termination Via The Media

The union representing LIAT workers in Saint Lucia has joined counterparts in the region in expressing disappointment over talk of the airline’s liquidation. The National Workers Union (NWU) represents some 28 LIAT...

Credit Unions To Buy Government Bonds?

Saint Lucia credit unions could soon buy government bonds, it has been announced. "We’ve been meeting with the credit unions and we’ve come to – from my understanding with the Ministry of...

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...

NWU Will Not Support Minister’s Labour Code Extension

The National Workers Union (NWU) has informed the Minister for Labour, Hon. Stephenson King that the union will not support the proposed amendment to extend the Severance Pay entitlement in the...

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