Press Releases

LUCELEC Statement on Second Island-Wide Power Outage

Castries, September 10, 2021 – Saint Lucia experienced a second island wide power outage in the space of a few hours.  The second outage occurred at 9:06 p.m. shortly after power had been...

SALCC Shines The Light On Suicide Prevention

Press Release:- The Counselling and Support Unit at the Sir Arthur Lewis Community College will join the global effort to raise awareness of suicide and suicide prevention. “Be the Light” is the theme...

SRDF Security Officers, Wardens Renew Oath

Press Release:- The Soufriere Regional Development Foundation (SRDF) has taken additional measures in ensuring the safety of the organization’s patrons and assets. On Tuesday 7th, September 2021, the Security and Wardens were...

Temporary Closure Of Finance Administrative Centre

Press Release:- The public is informed of the temporary closure of the Finance Administrative Centre (FAC) at Pointe Seraphine, Castries.   The FAC houses the main offices of the Department of Finance and...

Clarification Of Error On Press Release Dated September 4, 2021

Press Release: The Ministry of Health, Wellness and Elderly Affairs notes an error on the press release dated September 4, 2021 stating “number of active cases in country as 2312.” Upon review...

USAID Launches Regional Development Cooperation Strategy

Press Release:-  The United States Agency for International Development/Eastern and Southern Caribbean (USAID/ESC) is pleased to announce the launch of its 2020-2025 Regional Development Cooperation Strategy (RDCS) in partnership with the...

Suspension Of Early Childhood Development Orientation Exercises

Press Release:- The Early Childhood Services Unit of the Ministry of Education, Innovation, Science, Technology and Vocational Training wishes to inform Parents/Guardians that all face-to-face orientation exercises for the four (4) new...

Viv Lawòz Manmay Wòz

Press Release:- Members of the Lawòz society celebrate the feast of Saint Rose De Lima Fèt Lawòz today August 30th, 2021. Lawòz Festival is held annually in observance of Saint Lucia’s rich cultural...

Temporary Closure Of First District Court

Press Release:- The Department of Justice wishes to remind clients that the First District Court in Castries will be closed from Thursday, August 19 to 31, 2021. The public is advised that urgent...

SLNT Concerned Over Unauthorised Use Of Its Sites

Press Release:-  The Saint Lucia National Trust (SLNT) recently conducted inspections of its sites and was alarmed by the amount of garbage left behind by persons who utilize them for weddings,...

Civil Status Registry Continues To Serve Clients On Ground Floor Offices

Press Release:- The Department of Justice wishes to inform the public of the temporary relocation of services at the Registry of Civil Status and Rectification (Adjudicator’s) Office on Brazil Street Castries from...

Macmillan Education Caribbean Launches New Webinar Series

Press Release:-  BRIDGETOWN, BARBADOS - Macmillan Education Caribbean has announced the launch of its new webinar series for the opening of the new school year 2021-2022 with two exciting new topics...

BOSL Announces Extended Hours For Card Collection

Press Release:-  Effective August 4 th 2021, Bank of Saint Lucia commences an after-hours card collection service at all five branch locations (Gros Islet, Waterfront, Bridge Street, Vieux Fort and Soufriere)...

Police Announce Traffic Management Plan To Facilitate Cabinet Swearing In

Press Release:- In order to facilitate the swearing in ceremony scheduled for today, Thursday, August 5, 2021, the motoring public is asked to take note of the following traffic management plan. ...

SLTCCL, National Workers Union Sign New Industrial Agreement

Press Release:- The Board of Directors of the St. Lucia Teachers Credit Cooperative Limited led by Mr. Mc Orville Combie, and the National Workers Union Secretary General, Mr. Johann Harewood along with...

itel Acquires Emerge BPO

Press Release:- itel, the Caribbean's largest homegrown customer experience (CX) provider, has just announced its acquisition of Emerge, a business process outsourcer in Guyana. The new addition will include 700 new staff members...

On July 30, Blue Symbolises No To Human Trafficking

Press Release:-  The Department of Home Affairs and National Security is issuing, the annual invitation to the public to wear blue on July 30, 2021 in a clear stance   against...

Saint Lucia Sports Academy Gets New Printer

The Saint Lucia Sports Academy, a newly established educational institution, was the recent recipient of a multifunctional printer to aid in its preparations for the upcoming school year. The printer, which is...

WATCH: IRD Returns To The Castries Waterfront

The Inland Revenue Department (IRD) is all set to return to its Castries Waterfront location after a more than two-year hiatus due to health and safety concerns from staff. The Comptroller is...

CXC Examinations For July 26th, 2021 On As Scheduled

Press Release:- The Department of Education Innovation and Gender Relations wishes to inform all candidates due to sit CXC CSEC and CAPE Examinations on Monday July 26th, 2021 that these exams...

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