Category : Caribbean and World News

- 1 week ago

Saint Lucia Introduces Online ED Form

Saint Lucia is making its entry process even more seamless with the introduction of an online Embarkation/Disembarkation (ED) form that allows for the electronic processing of travelers. Commencing Nov. 30, 2022, the new electronic process will repla...

- 1 week ago

WATCH: Pierre Outlines Measures To Address Crime

Prime Minister Philip J. Pierre on Sunday addressed the nation, outlining measures to address crime amid a violent crime wave resulting in 66 homicides this year. We hear more in this report: SOURCE: Office of the Prime Minister/SLT The article WATC...

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Marchand Football League Denounces SLFA Suspension Decision

The Marchand Football League (MFL) is disappointment in the decision by the St Lucia Football Association (SLFA) to suspend Marchand from all footballing activities and its refusal to recognize the interim executive that has been duly established to...

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George FL Charles Airport Hosts Airside Safety Training

The Saint Lucia Air and Sea Ports Authority (SLASPA), through the Airport division, facilitated an Airside Safety and Foreign Object and Debris (FOD) Training for employees and representatives of the George FL Charles Airport community. The Federal A...

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Albert-Poyotte Says Criminals Trying To Recruit Children

Home Affairs Minister Dr. Virginia Albert-Poyotte has expressed concern that criminal elements are preying on vulnerable children to recruit them into a life of crime. The Babonneau MP spoke to reporters on the sidelines of a Cabinet meeting on Monda...

- 1 week ago

Saint Lucia Police Charge Murder Suspect

During a joint police operation, where several Warrants to Search for Property were executed at locations around the city (including Water Works Road, Rose Hill and the Colonial Development Corporation (CDC) Building on Darling Road), on Friday, Nove...

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WHO Recommends Name Change For Monkeypox

The World Health Organization (WHO) has announced that it will begin using a ‘new preferred term’ for monkeypox. According to the world body, after consulting global experts, it will use ‘mpox’ as a synonym for monkeypox. The...

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Relatives Speak After Two Recent Fatal Shootings

The relatives of the victims of two recent fatal shootings have spoken in the aftermath of their passing. At about 8:20 pm on Thursday, November 24, 2022, officers in the Criminal Investigations Department responded to a report of a shooting at La Cl...

- 1 week ago

Report: Pierre To Visit Taiwan

Prime Minister Philip J. Pierre will begin a five-day visit to Taiwan on Monday, according to that country’s Central News Agency (CNA). Quoting a Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MOFA) release, CNA said Pierre’s delegation would include Shawn...