Press Releases

Solid Waste Collection Update

Press Release:- The SLSWMA wishes to inform the general public that residential waste collection has been increased from a once to twice-weekly service (see full waste collection schedule at https://www.sluswma.org/?p=1931). Residents are reminded...

Works to improve sidewalks on Bridge Street

GOVT.LC: The OECS Regional Tourism Competitiveness Project (ORTCP) will, next month, undertake sidewalk improvement works on Bridge Street, Castries. The two areas which will be resurfaced are: The area between 1st National...

“Love Saint Lucia” Campaign to be Launched

Office of the Prime Minister: Castries, June 25th, 2020 - The Ministry of Commerce, International Trade, Investment, Enterprise Development and Consumer Affairs, in collaboration with other public and private sector partners...

All Set For Launch Of ‘Love Saint Lucia’ Campaign

Press Release:-  The Ministry of Commerce, International Trade, Investment, Enterprise Development and Consumer Affairs, in collaboration with other public and private sector partners will be officially launching its rebranded Buy Local...

UK, CDB Help To Rehabilitate, Upgrade 40 Kilometres Of Primary Roads In Saint Lucia

Press Release:-  The Board of Directors of the Caribbean Development Bank (CDB) approved funding for the rehabilitation and upgrading of 40 kilometres of the Millennium Highway and West Coast Road. The...

World Bank Provides $15 Million More For Eastern Caribbean Health Sector

Press Release:- The World Bank Board of Executive Directors approved US$15 million in additional financing for health sector projects in the Eastern Caribbean. The financing replenishes funds that were redirected from these projects...

Providers Of Transportation In Tourism Sector To Get COVID-19 Safety Training

In anticipation of the arrival of visitors to Saint Lucia following the untimely interruption of the tourism industry, the Ministry of Tourism, Information and Broadcasting, Culture and Creative Industries continues its...

Taiwan Technical Mission Collaborates With St Lucia Marketing Board

Press Release:- The Taiwan Technical Mission continues to support St. Lucía Marketing Board by improving the quality of their packaging material. Through the use of this new packaging material, there has been...

Laborie Group Assists Primary Schools In the Community

Press Release:- On Thursday June 25, 2020 The Laborie Economic and Employment Forum (LEEF) presented a total of sixteen (16) Amazon Fire Tablets to four (4) primary schools in the Laborie district,...

Saint Lucian Owned Company In Canada Looking For Suitable Team Members

Press Release:- Innovative Talent Solutions Inc. is a Canadian based company founded by two Saint Lucian-Canadians, Ross Cadasse, President and Chief Executive Officer, and Cindy Emmanuel-McLean, Chief Operating Officer. The company has...

Saint Lucia Graduates Support Nobel Prize Nomination For Cuban Medical Brigade

The Guild of Graduates Of Cuba (Saint Lucia) Incorporated has supported the Nobel Prize Nomination For Cuban Medical Brigade. The group signalled its support in a June 23, 2020 letter to Alejandro...

Saint Lucia Airports Get New Wind Measuring Systems

Press Release:- Accurate wind measuring systems are critical for the safe taking off and landing of aircrafts at the country’s airports and are also essential for enhancing Saint Lucia’s capacity for long-term...

Training Workshop On Pineapple Cultivation Held In Vieux Fort

Press Release:- On Thursday, June 18, the Taiwan Technical Mission held a pineapple workshop in Vieux-Fort where agricultural extension officers and local farmers were invited to come observe and learn better methods...

IDB Gives US$750K To Support COVID-19 Response In Caribbean

Press Release:- The Caribbean Public Health Agency (CARPHA) received a grant from the Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) to promote regional health security through the coordination of the regional health response to the...

State Funeral For The Late Denise Joyce Auguste

The Government of Saint Lucia will host an official funeral for the late Denise Joyce Auguste, on Wednesday. Ms. Denise Joyce Auguste, SLMN, OBE, MBE, JP, passed on Monday. May 18. She...

Saint Lucia Among Caribbean States To Get Complementary Climate Funding

The world, in grappling with the current COVID-19 pandemic, has had a stark reminder of how disasters disproportionally affect the vulnerable. The disease is having a particularly dramatic impact on families and...

Saint Lucia Receives 98 Negative COVID-19 Results

Press Release:-  As of June 21, 2020, the World Health Organization reported a total of 8, 708,008 confirmed cases of COVID-19 globally, with 461,715 deaths. Within the region of the Americas...

Youth Council Congratulates NCPD On Ratification Of UN Convention

Press Release:- The Saint Lucia National Youth Council recognizes the recent success of the National Council of and for Persons with Disabilities (NCPD) in championing the rights of Persons with Disabilities. ...

OECS Thanks Cuba For Supporting Sub-Region’s COVID-19 Fight

The Organisation of Eastern Caribbean States (OECS) expressed its deep appreciation to the Republic of Cuba for the medical support provided to six (6) member countries of the Organisation to assist...

SLP Offers Condolences On Death Of Kenneth Foster

The governing bodies, members and supporters of the Saint Lucia Labour Party wishe to extend sincere condolences to the family of the late Kenneth Foster, Q.C. who passed away yesterday, 18...

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