Politics & Government

SLP blasts attempt to turn CIP into ‘cash cow’

Citing the 'desecration' of the Citizenship by Investment Programme (CIP) by the current government, the leader of the opposition Saint Lucia Labour Party (SLP), Philip J. Pierre, has accused...

Moise confirmed as Haiti’s new President

AFP:-Jovenel Moise won Haiti's presidential elections with 55.6 percent of the first round vote held on November 20, according to official results released Tuesday. The announcement by Haiti's Provisional Electoral...

Libya: Deputy PM quits saying he has failed

TRIPOLI, Libya (AFP) — One of three deputy premiers in Libya's UN-backed Government of National Accord resigned on Monday, saying he had failed in his mission. Moussa al-Kouni told a...

Obama orders sanctions on Russia

Theguardian.com:-The Obama administration on Thursday announced its retaliation against Russia for what US intelligence services believe to be its efforts to interfere with the US electoral process, ordering sanctions...

Duterte: I threw suspect from helicopter

BBC:-Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte has threatened to throw corrupt officials from helicopters mid-air, saying he has done it before. "If you are corrupt, I will fetch you using a helicopter...

Obama says he could have won again

(CNN)Arguing that Americans still subscribe to his vision of progressive change, President Barack Obama asserted in an interview recently he could have succeeded in this year's election if he...

Pierre: Forget the past and look to brighter future

Opposition leader, Philip J. Pierre, asserting that 2016 was a difficult year for all supporters of  the Saint Lucia Labour Party (SLP), has said it is time to forget...

Trump official blasted after crude Obama remarks

BBC:-Carl Paladino, a co-chair of President-elect Donald Trump's New York campaign, is facing a backlash over crude remarks about Barack and Michelle Obama. Asked by a newspaper what he would...

Francis says: SLP continues to fool itself

Press Release:-As one who has closely followed the politics of St. Lucia, I’ve tried in recent times not to let my heart rule my head. Concerning the Desert Star Holding...

Moroccan Ambassador presents credentials

PRESS RELEASE – Thursday, December 15th, 2016, marked the presentation of the Letters of Credence of H.E Abderrahim KADMIRI, Ambassador Plenipotentiary and Extraordinary of His Majesty the King of Morocco...