Category : Caribbean and World News

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WATCH: Saint Lucia Hosts Health Fair For Bus Drivers

The Ministry of Health, Wellness and Elderly Affairs brings health services to the bus drivers of Gros-Islet, Monchy and Grande Riviere. More in this report from Fernelle Neptune. Source: Ministry of Health Wellness & Elderly Affairs This articl...

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Monkeypox: US Declares Outbreak A Public Health Emergency

The US government has declared the monkeypox outbreak a public health emergency following a spike in cases. The decision will speed up the distribution of vaccines, treatments and federal resources to curb the spread of the virus. It comes less than...

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Julien Alfred Strikes Silver At Commonwealth Games

Sprint star Julien Alfred cruised her way to a silver medal in the Women’s 100m on Wednesday evening at the Alexander Stadium in Birmingham, United Kingdom, at this this year’s Commonwealth Games. Having qualified for the Semifinals on Monday in a t...

- 1 week ago

Julien Alfred Strikes Gold At Commonwealth Games

Sprint star Julien Alfred cruised her way to a silver medal in the Women’s 100m on Wednesday evening at the Alexander Stadium in Birmingham, United Kingdom, at this this year’s Commonwealth Games. Having qualified for the Semifinals on Monday in a t...

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Ambassador Of Saint Lucia To France Presents Credentials

The Ambassador of Saint Lucia to the Republic of France, H.E. Anthony Bryan Severin Wednesday presented Letters of Credence to the President of the French Republic, H.E. Mr. Emmanuel Macron at the Elysée Palace. In the course of their discussions, A...

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Hippolyte To Visit Local Businesses

The Honourable Emma Hippolyte, Minister for Commerce, Manufacturing, Business Development, Cooperatives and Consumer Affairs, will along with a contingent of Management and Technical staff pay a visit to Businesses within the north of the island. Th...

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‘I Did Not Want Him To Die So Young’

The mother of a Saint Lucian teenager reported shot dead last week in Martinique, has told reporters here that she did not expect him to die in the way that he did. The circumstances surrounding the shooting were not immediately clear. “I did not wa...

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OECS Council Of Ministers Issues Statement On Regional Travel

The Council of Ministers of the Organisation of Eastern Caribbean States (OECS) met in the Commonwealth of Dominica on Thursday, July 21, 2022 and issued the following statement: The OECS Council of Ministers [on Tourism], recognizes the OECS region...

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OECS, CARPHA Sign MOU To Help Ensure Safe & Effective Medicines

A Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) was signed between the Organisation of Eastern Caribbean States (OECS) and the Caribbean Public Health Agency (CARPHA) to strengthen procedures that ensure the safety, quality and efficacy of medicines in the Regi...