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Saint Lucia Records Two More COVID-19 Deaths And 93 New Cases Of The Virus

Today Friday May 20, 2022 the Ministry of Health, Wellness and Elderly Affairs confirms a total of 93 new cases of COVID-19. These samples were processed on Thursday May 19, 2022 from a...

PAHO Launches New Initiative On Health And Migration In The Americas

On Monday the Pan American Health Organization (PAHO)  launched the Information Platform on Health and Migration in the Americas, a new initiative to help countries safeguard the right to health of...

Residents Displaced In Dugard Housing Crisis To Be Relocated To Government Lands

The Government of Saint Lucia will utilize a multi-sectoral approach in an attempt to bring much needed relief to residents and landowners in the highly publicized Dugard, Micoud housing demolition matter. Via...

Rise Saint Lucia, Freewinds Partner To Reduce Crime

RISE Saint Lucia Inc. in partnership with the humanitarian cruise ship Freewinds, are taking effective action on crime prevention by adopting the Way to Happiness Program addressing the youth of St. Lucia to...

Saint Lucia Records 125 New COVID-19 Cases

Today Thursday May 19, 2022 the Ministry of Health, Wellness and Elderly Affairs confirms a total of 125 new cases of COVID-19. These samples were processed on Wednesday May 18, 2022 from...

US$27 Million From The World Bank To Improve Data-Driven Decision Making In Eastern Caribbean

The World Bank Group (WBG) approved today financing of US$22 million to Eastern Caribbean countries— Grenada (US$8 million), Saint Lucia (US$8 million), and Saint Vincent and the Grenadines (US$6 million)—as well...

European Investment Bank Announces New Support For COVID-19 Impacted Saint Lucia Businesses

The European Investment Bank (EIB) and the Saint Lucia Development Bank (SLDB) are partnering to deliver XCF 13.5m (USD 5m) in financing for Covid-impacted businesses. The funding will provide micro, small and...

Firearm and Ammunition Recovered in Cas en Bas Police Operation

On Wednesday, May 18, 2022, Officers attached to the Criminal Investigations Department in Gros Islet conducted an operation, along with the Special Services Unit and the Robbery Response Team of the...

Saint Lucia Records 141 New Cases of COVID-19

Today Wednesday May 18, 2022 the Ministry of Health, Wellness and Elderly Affairs confirms a total of 141 new cases of COVID-19. These samples were processed on Tuesday May 17, 2022...

Saint Lucia Driving Schools Increase Session Fees

The National Association of Driving Schools (N.A.D.S.) would like to inform the general public of the Association's decision to increase of the standardized fees for driving sessions and car rental for...

WATCH: More Saint Lucian Students Benefit From The PAP Initiative

The Post Primary Alternative Pathway Programme (PAP) continues to expand as the Saint Lucia Social Development Fund (SSDF) financially supports 13 more students to join the schooling intervention program.  Danielle Du Bois...

Argentine Frigate ARA Libertad To Visit Saint Lucia

Argentine Navy´s training ship, Frigate ARA Libertad, will be visiting the costs of St Lucia between May 26th and May 28th , as part of its 50th Training Voyage. According to the...

Saint Lucia Secures Funding For The Constituency Development Programme

On Monday 16th May 2022, the Government of Saint Lucia received funding from the Republic of China Taiwan (ROCT) as part of the Constituency Development Programme. During the handing over ceremony, H.E....

Albert-Poyotte Visits Police Officers, Fire Service Personnel

Minister for Home Affairs Honourable Virginia Albert - Poyotte embarked on a tour of police and fire stations on the eastern coast of the island earlier this month, on Thursday, May 5,...

Saint Lucia Records 118 COVID-19 Cases

Today Tuesday May 17, 2022 the Ministry of Health, Wellness and Elderly Affairs confirms a total of 118 new cases of COVID-19. These samples were processed on Monday May 16, 2022 from...

‘Lucian Carnival’ Will Be Open To Vaccinated And Unvaccinated Persons – Guidelines Coming

The Government of Saint Lucia through the Ministry of Tourism, Investment, Creative Industries, Culture and Information has continued plans for the successful hosting of Saint Lucia Carnival 2022. Since the announcement of...

CARPHA Gets Support To Strengthen Infectious Diseases Surveillance In CARICOM

CARICOM Member States are poised to benefit from a fund to strengthen laboratory systems and networks, and human resources capacities in health sectors to accurately detect, characterize and treat infectious diseases. Financing for the...

Saint Lucia Records 61 New COVID-19 Cases

The Ministry of Health, Wellness and Elderly Affairs today Monday May 16, 2022 confirms a total of 61 new cases of COVID-19. These samples were processed on Sunday May 15, 2022 from...

Works Continue On The Millennium Highway To Cul de Sac Roundabout Project

C.O. Williams Construction Ltd wishes to inform the general and motoring public of the continuation of work activities on the Millennium Highway to Cul de Sac Roundabout Project. The work activities will be carried...

Nyim Wilkie’s Black Belt Journey

Seventeen-year-old karateka Nyim Wilkie doesn’t like being in the spotlight. But when he does get caught in it, he shines brilliantly, and has done so for the past twelve years. Nyim took...

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