Politics & Government

Joe Biden Picks Kamala Harris As His Running Mate

BBC News:-  Democratic presidential candidate Joe Biden has named Senator Kamala Harris as his running mate - the first black woman and Asian American in the role. Once a rival for the...

SLPYO Urges Gov’t To Invest In Mental Health Care, Suicide Prevention

Press Release:-  The Saint Lucia Labour Party Youth Organisation offers its unconditional condolences to the families who recently lost loved ones to suicide. The SLPYO acknowledges that no one government can...

Saint Lucia PM Congratulates T&T Counterpart On Election Win

Prime Minister Allen Chastanet has congratulated Dr. Keith Rowley and the People’s National Movement (PNM) on their new mandate to continue serving Trinidad & Tobago for 5 more years. "We wish you,...

Cabinet Conclusion 855 Revoked

Press Release:-  The Saint Lucia Labour Party wishes to congratulate the Civil Service Association for the representation it continues to provide for its members which has resulted in the revocation of...

Hermangild Francis Eyes Vieux Fort South, Cites Need For New Vision

Home Affairs Minister, Senator Hermangild Francis wants to contest the Vieux Forth South seat on behalf of the ruling United Workers Party (UWP), at the next elections. He made the disclosure in...

Most Jamaicans Don’t Want The Queen As Head Of State

Jamaica Observer:- More than half of respondents in the latest Bill Johnson poll say Jamaica should not continue to have The Queen as head of State. The poll commissioned by the Jamaica Observer was...

Trinidadians Go To The Polls Today

PORT OF SPAIN, Trinidad (CMC) — Voters in Trinidad and Tobago go to the polls today to elect a new Government following allegations of corruption, racism and promises in a campaign...

SLP Youth Condemn Violent UWP Threats Against Youth In the Media

The Saint Lucia Labour Party (SLP) youth arm has condemned what it describes as violent threats by the ruling United Workers Party (UWP), against youth in the media. The Saint Lucia Labour...

SLHTA Meets Leader Of The Opposition

The Saint Lucia Hospitality and Tourism Association (SLHTA) accepted an invitation from the Honorable Leader of the Opposition Philip J Pierre, to attend a meeting last evening and share updates on...

Hilaire Denounces ‘Vindictive’ Action Of A ‘Desperate’ Prime Minister

Castries South MP, Ernest Hilaire, has accused Prime Minister Allen Chastanet of embarking on malicious and vindictive action against him. The accusation was made in a post Friday on the official Facebook...

Saint Lucia government to compile list of qualified officers to serve as trainers

The Department of the Public Service is dedicated to transforming the Public Service into an efficient government machinery run by well-trained and engaged professionals, dedicated to excellent service delivery. To achieve...

New Guyana President Appoints 19 Member Cabinet

PRESIDENT Irfaan Ali on Wednesday swore in a 19-member Cabinet comprising a mixture of youthful and well experienced individuals, who have all expressed that they are eager to bring about positive...

SLP Supporters Warned Against Complacency Ahead Of Next Elections

Supporters of the opposition Saint Lucia Labour Party (SLP) have been warned against complacency as Saint Lucia awaits general elections. "Don't get complacent at all," SLP leader Philip J. Pierre urged them. He...

CARICOM Welcomes Declaration Of Final Results In Guyana Elections

The Caribbean Community (CARICOM) welcomes the conclusion of the Guyana General and Regional Elections of 2 March 2020 with the declaration of the final results. The Community congratulates His Excellency Mohammed Irfaan...

Rigobert Chairs Meeting On Gender-Responsiveness, Disaster Resilience

Press Release:- On Wednesday July 22, 2020 Saint Lucia’s Minister for Education, Innovation, Gender Relations and Sustainable Development Hon. Dr. Gale Rigobert chaired an online meeting hosted by the parliament of...

CARICOM Urged To Continue Supporting Cuban Medical Assistance

Press Release:- The Humanistic Solidarity Association (Saint Lucia-Cuba) avails itself of this opportunity to salute the people and government of the Republic of Cuba on the 67th Anniversary of the July 26, 1953 attack on the...

Guyana’s Ali sworn in as president after disputed vote

Stabroek News: Mohamed Irfaan Ali, 40,  was declared the 9th Executive President of Guyana by GECOM Chairperson, Claudette Singh. He was later sworn in as President at the Arthur Chung Conference Centre...

Trump’s Plan To End Protection For Caribbean ‘Dreamers’ Under Fire

NEW YORK, United States (CMC) — Caribbean American Democratic Congresswoman Yvette D Clarke has strongly denounced US President Donald J Trump's effort to end protections for young undocumented Caribbean and other...

PM Urges Unity Against Threats To Equality In Emancipation Day Message

Prime Minister Allen Chastanet has urged unity against threats to equality and freedom in a message to mark Emancipation Day. "We must be united against threats to equality and freedom," the PM...

Hong Kong Delays Elections Over COVID-19 Fears

BBC News:- The Hong Kong government has postponed September's parliamentary elections by a year, saying it is necessary amid a rise in coronavirus infections. Hong Kong is currently experiencing a spike in Covid-19...

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