Friday, September 30, 2022

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PAHO Elects New Director

Dr. Barbosa da Silva Jr., a national of Brazil, will be the new Director of the Pan American Health Organization (PAHO). He was elected today by PAHO Member States during the...

Saint Lucia Announces 70 Seconds Of Reflection For The Queen

On Monday, September 19th, 2022 all residents of and visitors to Saint Lucia involved in all sectors (public and private) and social and economic endeavors, are invited to pause for a...

British High Commissioner To Barbados & The Eastern Caribbean Speaks On Death Of The Queen

The death of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth ll is a moment of profound significance for the United Kingdom. It is a time of great sadness, as we mourn the loss of our...

WATCH: Saint Lucia Observes Period Of Bereavement For The Queen

Saint Lucia is observing a period of bereavement following the passing of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II. Herma Demacque reports. https://youtu.be/kDhbHxngIR0 SOURCE: Government Information Service

Chastanet Expresses Sorrow At Death Of The Queen, Praises Her ‘Unifying Role’

Leader of the Opposition Allen Chastanet has expressed shock and sorrow at the sudden passing yesterday of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth and has conveyed condolences to Buckingham Palace. The former Prime Minister noted that...

NDP Leader Describes Queen Elizabeth As ‘A True Monarch’

The leader of Saint Lucia's National Green Party (NGP) has described the late Queen Elizabeth 11 as a true monarch while acknowledging that the British empire had a dark in the...

Royal Commonwealth Society Saddened At Death Of Queen Elizabeth

The Royal Commonwealth Society is immensely saddened to learn of the passing of our Patron, Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II. We express our deepest sympathies and condolences to His Majesty The...

Pierre Expresses Condolences On Death Of Queen Elizabeth II

Prime Minister Philip J. Pierre has expressed deep sadness on the death of Queen Elizabeth II. "I wish to convey my condolences to the British Royal Family and the Government and the...

Queen Elizabeth II Has Died, Buckingham Palace Announces

Queen Elizabeth II, the UK's longest-serving monarch, has died at Balmoral aged 96, after reigning for 70 years. Her family gathered at her Scottish estate after concerns grew about her health earlier...

RSLPF Pays Tribute To Late Former Commissioner Cuthbert Phillips

he Commissioner of Police, Milton Desir, the executive and rank and file of the Royal Saint Lucia Police Force (RSLPF) wish to extend our profound condolences to the family, friends and...

Former Soviet Leader Mikhail Gorbachev Dies At 91

Former Soviet leader Mikhail Gorbachev has died aged 91. Mr Gorbachev, who took over in 1985, is best known for opening up the USSR and for his rapprochement with the West, but...

Saint Lucian Entrepreneur Jn Louis Mathurin Awarded Complimentary SLHTA Membership

 Over the next twelve months, ten young Saint Lucian entrepreneurs will benefit from complimentary membership to the Saint Lucia Hospitality & Tourism Association (SLHTA). Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of the SLHTA, Senator...

WATCH: TikTok Challenge Winner Collects Prize

by Neval Auguste Miss Jassie Thomas, winner of the Ministry of Tourism’s TikTok video challenge, and her family were welcomed on August 12 at the Ministry of Tourism. Tourism Minister, Hon. Dr. Ernest...

WATCH: Castries-Gros Islet Highway Renamed In Honour Of Sir Julian R. Hunte

The  Castries -Gros Islet Highway has been renamed the Sir Julian R. Hunte Highway. Sir Julian selflessly devoted decades of his life to Saint Lucia's national development and remains one of the...

Olivia Newton-John: Grease Star And Singer Dies Aged 73

Olivia Newton-John, best known for playing Sandy in smash-hit musical Grease, has died aged 73, her family says. The star died from cancer, her manager told the BBC. Her husband John Easterling said...

‘The Caribbean Has Lost A Great Man’

Opposition leader Allen Chastanet says the unexpected passing of former international tax and trade expert Ben Arrindell leaves him saddened and reflective. Arrindell, who served as an adviser to the Barbados Government...

New Chairman Of The Board of Directors Of The Saint Lucia Development Bank

The Saint Lucia Development Bank is pleased to announce that Mr. Daryl Raymond has assumed the Chairmanship of the Board of Directors of the Bank, for a three (3) year term. Mr....

Minister Confirms Resignation Of ‘Hardworking’ Chief Education Officer, Denies Acrimony Reports

Education Minister Shawn Edward Tuesday confirmed that Chief Education Officer Dr. Fiona Philip-Mayer had resigned with effect from August 15. Edward told reporters that he had heard rumours like everyone else and...

PMA Celebrates 18 Years As A World Heritage Site

The Pitons Management Area (PMA) celebrates its 18th anniversary as a World Heritage Site on June 30th, 2022, under the theme, "The Pitons Management Area – Protecting our Property for our...

Sandals Appoints Rachel McLarty As Corporate Communications Director

Sandals Resorts International recently announced the appointment of Rachel McLarty to Corporate Director of Communications & Public Relations, overseeing the company's corporate communication efforts and public relations initiatives for the Sandals...

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