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W.I. Cricket: “No One Cares Any More”

By Delroy Alexander Chairman Sacred Sports Foundation Inc. St. Lucia There was a time, long ago when the West Indies cricket team really mattered to me. As a youngster growing up in...

Francis: No more window dressing

No more window dressing – the minimalist approach to reforming the Justice System/ Legal System needs to be dispensed with. The days when the CROWN, the State (where the CROWN...

Cyber laws and individual rights

By Felicia Browne With racy photos and screenshots circulating the internet like wildfire and political temperaments are rising, many users are now concerned with the privacy of their conversations, texts...

AN EC DOLLAR TRIBUTE TO SIR DWIGHT

THE ORANGE BANNER  (Orange is a blend of red and yellow uniting them in a vibrant new colour) By Earl Stephen Huntley Since his sudden and unexpected passing away on 22nd...
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Asian thoroughbreds to bankroll St Lucia

Financial perspectives are crucial; as such, theorists ought to be knowledgeable in thought and action, particularly when coupled with authority for public policy.  According to minister in the ministry of...
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Bait and switch crony capitalism: A race to more exploitation

It’s the time of year when wallets are opening and cheerfulness is expressed. In the midst of this, oftentimes the commodity advertised as very good value or a real...
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The undeniable facts remain; St Lucia is in a state of mass hysteria

Right now, I’d say the narrative of change and changing of the guard is so pervasive that it has created an existential hysteria in Saint Lucia; the over reliance...
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Saint Lucia government’s naked self promotion

If it is completely uncomfortable that “we are overtaxed” and “basically the country is in a mess”, the government of Saint Lucia certainly highlighted this by the compulsive utterances of...
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St Lucia’s spiral to happy Vat reduction

In difficult financial times, the strategy of 20/20, tactfully employed, favours a methodical approach to delivering and implementing an economic plan, a chemistry to bridge the gap on matters...
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St Lucia government severely handicapped

It is long proven that governments can’t function effectively when citizens are not working or paying their fair share of taxes, resulting in decreased national revenue, especially when...