Politics & Government

US travel ban: Diplomats ‘preparing dissent memo’

A "dissent cable" has been drafted for senior State Department officials, ABC News and the Associated Press say. Draft text seen by the BBC says that the ban on nationals...
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PM concerned about US/ Mexico rhetoric

Prime Minister, Allen Chastanet, has expressed concern about United States/Mexico rhetoric. "I have to say that I was a bit concerned and  taken aback by the rhetoric that has been...

Anthony: Chastanet could have called me

Declaring that things could have been different in respect of the controversial  US$ 2.6 billion Desert Star Holdings Limited (DSH) project planned for the South of the Island, former...

Barbados: ‘Nasty’ politics affecting youths

Barbados Today:-The image of politics as “nasty”, “sordid” and the battlefield of dishonest people is turning young people away from the profession, a former candidate for the Democratic Labour...

SLP HOLDS FIRST NATIONAL PUBLIC MEETING IN VIEUX FORT

Press Release:-On Sunday 29th January 2017, the Saint Lucia Labour Party will hold its first national public meeting since the June 6 General Elections in Vieux Fort South, next...

Mexico will not pay for Trump border wall

BBC:-Mexico will not pay for Donald Trump's border wall, the country's president has said in a message to the nation. Enrique Pena Nieto said he "lamented" the plans for the...

Prudent alarmed about Gros Islet unemployment

Press Release:- In expressing his grave concern over the number of young  people throughout the Gros Islet constituency who are currently unemployed, the leader of the Lucian People's Movement...

PM says civil service divided

Prime Minister, Allen Chastanet, told a training session on governance that began here yesterday for members of cabinet and senior government officials that Saint Lucia's civil service is very...

Chastanet hopes Trump can make America great

Prime Minister, Allen Chastanet, has told reporters that he hopes new United States President, Donald Trump, can make America great. "I think if he can consistently grow the economy in...

Barbados: Government blasted over pay move

Barbados Today:-Two of this country’s trade union leaders have led a stinging condemnation of Government over the decision to restore the ten per cent taken from the salaries of...