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Press Releases

Grow Well Provides 20 New Laptops For Gros Islet Students

Press Release:-  Students in the Gros Islet area are now better equipped to engage in online learning with the Grow Well 2020 Together educational laptop programme. Grow Well presented the computers  in...

Minister of Commerce To Meet SMJ And NWU

Press Release:- Hon. Bradly Felix, Minister for Commerce, Business Development, Investment and Consumer Affairs has agreed to meet with the Management of SMJ Beverages and the Leadership of the National Workers Union...

Training Plans Developed For WRMA And Met. Services

Press Release:- Saint Lucia once again finds itself under a drought warning. Local rainfall patterns continue to change as a result of global climate change, creating more frequent and severe droughts. Of recent note...

Sulphur Springs Park Extends Closing Time

Press Release: The Soufriere Regional Development Foundation (S.R.D.F) wishes to further advise the public by updating the press release published on Saturday, June 13th, 2020, that as of today, June 17th, 2020,...

NWU Will Not Support Minister’s Labour Code Extension

The National Workers Union (NWU) has informed the Minister for Labour, Hon. Stephenson King that the union will not support the proposed amendment to extend the Severance Pay entitlement in the...

Cannabis Commission Presents Economic Analysis Of Cannabis Industry to Cabinet

Press Release:- The Cannabis Commission presented to the Cabinet of Ministers on Monday morning (June 15th) on the “Economic Analysis of the Regulation of the Cannabis Industry in Saint Lucia.” The Commission was...

Saint Lucia’s Phased COVID-19 Reopening Continues

Press Release:-  As of June 14, 2020, the World Health Organization reported a total of 7, 690,708 confirmed cases of COVID-19 globally, with 427,630 deaths. Within the region of the Americas...

Sir William Arthur Lewis: Founder of Reparations for Caribbean Economic Development

Press Release:- The CARICOM Reparations Commission (CRC) in collaboration with the Saint Lucia National Reparations Committee and the Nobel Laureate Festival Committee will convene a virtual Zoom symposium on June 15 involving...

Saint Lucia Receives 48 Negative COVID-19 Test Results

Press Release:-  As of June 11, 2020, the World Health Organization reported a total of 7, 273, 958 confirmed cases of COVID-19 globally with 413, 372 deaths. Within the region of the...

National Meals Programme Supports Local Farms

Press Release:- Hundreds of Saint Lucians began receiving “Good Food” boxes this week, filled with local produce from our Saint Lucian farmers as part of the Social Stabilization Plan launched by Prime...

Cabot Saint Lucia Commences Employee Recruitment

Press Release:- Cabot Saint Lucia continues to move forward despite the global pandemic and volatile economy. The company recently announced the appointment of Michael C. Mathius as Financial Controller. Mathius is a Saint Lucian with...

Laborie Wellness Centre To Reopen

Press Release:- The Laborie Wellness Centre had been closed for retrofitting works from September 2, 2019 under the SMART Health Facilities project aimed towards safer, greener and more sustainable facilities. The works are...

Improvements Coming To Some Castries Sidewalks

Press Release:- The Ministry of Tourism, Information and Broadcasting, Culture & Creative Industries, wishes to advise the general public that works will soon commence to improve some sidewalks in downtown Castries. The Government...

U.S. Embassy Donates PPE To CDEMA And The Regional Security System

Press Release:- U.S. Coast Guard Commander Steve Charnon, Senior Defense Official at the U.S. Embassy in Barbados, formally handed over US$104,000 of COVID-19 personal protective equipment (PPE) to the Caribbean Disaster and...

The SLNT Responds To Jacintha Lee’s Opinion On The Royal Gaol Demolition

Press Release:- While we respect all opinions, we have the most basic of expectations that they will be based on facts, enquiry and the knowledge of the opinion-giver. This is why we...

LDT Pays Tribute To Late Patron Denise Joyce Auguste

Press Release:- Les Danseurs Traditionnels De Ste. Lucie (LDT) is immensely saddened by the loss of its “Patron,” musician, educator and sports personality Denise Joyce Auguste. Ms. Auguste was our Patron for the...

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