Press Releases

Saint Lucian Keryn Nelson Wins 2020 Chevening Scholarship

Press release: The Chevening Scholarship winner for Saint Lucia was officially announced today in a news release from the British High Commission in Castries. Keryn Nelson copped the award for Saint Lucia...

Taiwan Donates 10,000 Surgical Masks to Saint Lucia Judicial Workers

Press Release: In order to help Saint Lucia cope with COVID-19 pandemic, and on behalf of the Ministry of Justice of Taiwan, the new Ambassador from Taiwan, His Excellency Peter Chia-yen...

Red Cross Donates PPE and Medical Supplies for Covid Fight

Press Release: The Ministry of Health recently received a donation of personal protective equipment PPEs and medical supplies from the Coco Cola Foundation through the Saint Lucia Red Cross. President of the...

US Working With Caribbean To Build Disaster Resilience

Press Release:- On August 14, the United States Government in partnership with the Caribbean Disaster Emergency Management Agency (CDEMA) launched a new USD $4.5 million initiative entitled “Caribbean Climate Resilience Initiative.” This new initiative will help...

Road Rehabilitation Works At Choiseul

Press Release:- The Department of Infrastructure, Ports and Energy wishes to inform the public of the scheduled commencement of road rehabilitation works at Savanne George - Choiseul, on Monday, August 17, 2020. The...

Collection Of Cheques For One-Time Bursary Assistance

Press Release:- Parents and guardians of students, who wrote the 2020 Common Entrance Examinations and will be proceeding to a secondary school, are informed that bursaries cheques under the Education Access Fund...

NRC To Host 2020 Retreat On Wednesday

Press Release:- The Saint Lucia National Reparations Committee (NRC) hosts its 2020 Retreat on Wednesday 12th August, ahead of the launch of an annual national lecture series starting later a week later. The...

Sandals Foundation Donates Masks to Saint Lucia Communities

Community members in need around the island to be provided with free protective gear aimed at reducing the spread of COVID-19.  More in this report from Fernelle Neptune https://youtu.be/Y2eL_PHO9w0 The Ministry of Health and...

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...

CPL Travelling Party Tests Negative For COVID-19

Press Release:- The Hero Caribbean Premier League players, officials and administrators have arrived in Trinidad and Tobago and have been tested on arrival. All 162 members of the party who travelled into...

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...

Company Plans To Elevate Saint Lucia Calypso

Press Release:- For a very long time, calypso music has only been enjoyed on stages during the carnival season. Due to COVID-19, carnival events have been cancelled and the calypso monarch is...

Update On Saint Lucia’s COVID-19 Case # 25

Press Release:- On Thursday July 30, 2020 the Ministry of Health and Wellness reported its 25th case of COVID-19. Presently, the individual is in the Intensive Care Unit at the Respiratory Hospital for ...

Full steam ahead on road improvement projects

Press Release: On Friday, July 24, contracts were officially signed for the Patience Link Road Reconstruction Project, and the Micoud Village Roads Reconstruction Project. The road improvements will provide residents better...

Daren Sammy Foundation Scholarship Program Now Open

Press Release:-  The Daren Sammy Foundation (DSF) announces that it is now open to receiving applications for the Academic year 2020/2021. Parents and Guardians are advised that application forms are available for collection...

Further Update On Reported COVID-19 Case

Press Release:- Saint Lucia has recorded a total of 24 COVID-19 cases to date, 22 of these cases have fully recovered and 2 patients remain in care at the Respiratory Hospital...

Prime Minister Allen Chastanet Pays Tribute To The Late Owen Arthur

Press Release:- Saint Lucia’s Prime Minister Honourable Allen Chastanet has extended condolences on behalf of the Government and People of Saint Lucia to the Government and People of Barbados following the passing...

SLP Leader Expresses Profound Sadness On Passing Of Owen Arthur

The leader of the opposition Saint Lucia Labour Party, Philip J. Pierre, has expressed profound sadness on the passing of former Barbados Prime Minister, Owen Arthur. Arthur died at the age of...

SLNT Praises Choiseul MP, Government Over Preservation Of Historic Windmill

Press Release:- The Saint Lucia National Trust commends the Honourable Bradley Felix, Parliamentary Representative for Choiseul and by extension the Government of Saint Lucia for their quick response to development work in...

Advisory #3 Tropical Storm Gonzalo

A TROPICAL STORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FOR SAINT LUCIA At 11:00 am today the centre of Tropical Storm Gonzalo was located near latitude 10.0 degrees north, longitude 54.2 degrees west or...

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