Wednesday, September 18, 2019

Politics & Government

Pierre recommended as opposition leader

Philip J. Pierre has been recommended by elected members of the Saint Lucia Labour Party (SLP), to become leader of the parliamentary opposition, well-informed sources have told the Times. According...

Chastanet lauds people’s campaign

Prime Minister, Allen Chastanet, has paid tribute to the people’s campaign which resulted in his party’s 11-6 election victory. “We were only following you and we said that we will...

King says UWP will deal with VAT

Former Prime Minister, Stephenson King, has declared that the ruling United Workers Party (UWP) will deal with Value Added Tax (VAT). The party had promised during the last election campaign...
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Jeannine says elections result no surprise

Former Micoud North MP, Jeannine Compton-Antoine, has told the Times that the elections result came as no surprise to her. “The feeling on the ground was that the people wanted...

Tom Chou to return?

Castries South East MP, Guy Joseph, has declared that the outcome of the last elections was a vote for former Taiwanese Ambassador to Saint Lucia, Tom Chou. Addressing last night’s...

Mangal: People voted against Kenny and SLP

Former Saint Lucia Labour Party (SLP) candidate, Timothy Mangal, has asserted that the outcome of the last general elections was more of a vote against SLP leader and then...

By-election in Vieux Fort South?

The possibility of a by-election in Vieux Fort South has been raised by former Saint Lucia Labour Party (SLP) candidate, Timothy Mangal. Mangal spoke against the backdrop of the decision...
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UWP denies disunity

The General Secretary of the ruling United Workers Party (UWP), has rejected suggestions that it is only a matter of time before infighting breaks out in the new  government...

UWP says election victory no surprise

The  election victory of the United Workers Party (UWP) at the recent polls came as no surprise, party General Secretary, Oswald Augustin has said. “When you have a government that...

Anthony formally resigns as SLP leader

Former Saint Lucia Prime Minister, Doctor Kenny Anthony, has submitted his letter of resignation as Saint Lucia Labour Party (SLP) leader, according to well-informed sources. The Times has been reliably...