Thursday, August 18, 2022

Press Releases

Faces Of Cancer Observes International Women’s Day

Press Release:- March 8th is observed Globally as International Women’s Day. The 2021 International Women’s Day campaign theme is #choosetochallenge. On this day, Faces of Cancer St. Lucia will be observing...

Greater Gender Equality For OECS Children In Conflict With The Law

Press Release:- Close to 50 juvenile justice reform stakeholders across the OECS participated in a virtual conference to highlight and discuss gender issues relating to Juvenile Justice Reform. The main aim of the...

Gros Islet Waterfront Redevelopment Project Set To Begin

Press Release:- Parliamentary Representative for Gros Islet Honourable Lenard Spider Montoute continues to deliver for the people of Gros Islet and has announced the commencement of the Gros Islet Waterfront Redevelopment Project.  He...

Temporary Closure Of Owen King EU Hospital Pharmacy

Press Release:-  The Department of Health & Wellness informs the general public that the Owen King EU Hospital Pharmacy will be closed from Friday, March 05, 2021 to Wednesday March 17,...

CXC Announces Strategy For Administration Of 2021 Regional Summer Examinations

Press Release:-  The Caribbean Examinations Council® (CXC®) has announced its strategy for the administration of the 2021 regional summer examinations, following a meeting with the Council for Human and Social Development (COHSOD)...

UWP Commends Government On the Vieux Fort Water Supply Redevelopment Project

Press Release:- The United workers party commends the government of Saint Lucia in implementing the Vieux Fort water supply Development project, a much-needed project in the south of the island. The party notes...

COVID-19 Testing At Vigie Sports Complex Being Suspended

Press Release:-  The Ministry of Health and Wellness informs the public that the temporary COVID-19 testing site at the Vigie Sports Complex in Castries will be suspended after Friday February 26...

Micoud Jetty Still On Track

Press Release:- The tendering process has been finalized for the construction of a new jetty for the fisher folk of Micoud village. According to Parliamentary Representative for Micoud North, Hon. Dr....

New Youth Movement Raising Cash To Buy Devices For School Children

Press Release:-  On Friday March 5th, a group of young persons will host the 2nd Virtual Friday Night Fundraiser, to support the education needs of students affected by the COVID-19 crisis in Saint...

Cuba’s President Congratulates Saint Lucia On Its Independence Anniversary

Press Release:-  President of Cuba congratulates Saint Lucia on the occasion of its Independence anniversary. The President of the Republic of Cuba, Miguel Diaz Canel sent two messages of congratulations for the...

Pigeon Island National Landmark Announces Re-Opening

Press Release:-  The Saint Lucia National Trust (SLNT) is pleased to inform its members and the general public that the Pigeon Island National Landmark (PINL) will reopen its doors on Saturday,...

OECS High-Level WTO Fisheries Workshop

Press Release:- With the support of the Pew Charitable Trusts (Pew) and the International Institute for Sustainable Development (IISD), the OECS Commission will be convening a High-Level Workshop on the ongoing...

La Pansee Road, Manoel Street Closed This Weekend

Press Release:-   The Ministry of Infrastructure, Ports, Energy and Labour wishes to alert all road users of the scheduled closure of La Pansee Road and a certain section of Manoel Street...

UK To Help Caribbean Effort To Identify New COVID-19 Variants

Press Release:- The UK will offer its world leading genomics expertise to help identify new variants of the virus that cause COVID-19 in countries in the Caribbean and around the world. The announcement...

Sandals Congratulates West Indies On Series Win

Press Release:- Sandals Resorts International, as Principal Partner of Cricket West Indies, wishes to extend our heartiest congratulations to the West Indies players and management on their recent 2-0 Test Series win...

Approved Rapid Antigen Tests & Testing Locations

Press Release:- The Department of Health and Wellness informs the public that the antigen tests approved for use in St Lucia at this time is as follows: - The Fora COVID-19 Antigen...

Lobster Fishery To Close March 1

The public is advised that the Lobster Fishery will be CLOSED from March 1, 2021 until August 1, 2021, both days inclusive. When the Lobster Fishery is closed it is illegal for...

Saint Lucia Implements $37 million Japanese Infrastructure Grant

Press Release:- Physical work has officially commenced on the Cul De Sac Bridge Reconstruction Project, under the ambits of the Ministry of Infrastructure, Ports, Energy and Labour. Financed through a $37 million Eastern...

International Childhood Cancer Day

Press Release:- February 15 is observed Globally as Childhood Cancer Day.  The 2021 International Childhood Cancer Day theme is Better Survival is Achievable #throughourhands. Faces of Cancer St. Lucia would like to...

Rigobert Reiterates ICT In Education Policy

Press Release:- This week, Minister for Education Hon. Dr. Gale Rigobert reiterated her stance that simply providing a student with a laptop would not solve the challenges faced with E-Learning or...

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