Category : World News

- 6 days ago

Committee Appointed To Oversee COVID-19 Telethon Funds

Press Release:- The Government of Saint Lucia has appointed a three-person independent committee to oversee the management of funds raised from the National COVID-19 Response Telethon. The telethon was held on Easter Sunday and received overwhelming...

- 1 week ago

Doctor Kenny Anthony Saddened By Job Losses In The South

Press Release:– Parliamentary Representative for Vieux Fort South, Dr Kenny D. Anthony, says he is very saddened and worried by recent job losses in the south. Last week, SMJ Beverages announced that it had decided to “shutdown [its] manufactur...

- 1 week ago

Vieux Fort Political Leadership Crisis

by Dr. Anderson Reynolds Late 2019 I attended a St. Lucia Labor Party (SLP) public meeting in Vieux Fort on Clarke Street alongside Independence square. It was a meeting of passionate, though repetitive, rhetoric. SLP had had enough of Allen Chastane...

- 1 week ago

Pigeon Island National Landmark Reopens

Press Release: Following the approval by the Ministry of Health, the Saint Lucia National Trust is pleased to announce the long-awaited reopening of the Pigeon Island National Landmark to the general public from Saturday, July 4, 2020, from 9am to 5p...

- 1 week ago

Cattle In Jamaica To Have Ear Tags, Passports By 2021

Jamaica Observer:- ALL cattle must have ear tags and corresponding passports, effective January 1, 2021. This move by the Government is to tighten enforcement measures under the National Animal Identification and Traceability System (NAITS), accordin...

- 1 week ago

One Man Reported Shot, Another Arrested Amidst Castries Brawl

One man was reported shot and another arrested for resisting arrest and assaulting the police, amidst a brawl Wednesday evening in Castries. Video recordings of the incident were posted on social media. According to the police, they received multiple...

- 1 week ago

Saint Lucia Mulling Desalination Plants

Saint Lucia is considering the possibility of establishing desalination plants in ‘strategic locations’ around the Island. The announcement came in a post on the official Facebook page of Prime Minister, Allen Chastanet, in the context of...

- 1 week ago

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- 1 week ago

Saint Lucia Records Three New COVID-19 Cases

Press Release:- On Thursday, July 2, 2020 Saint Lucia recorded three positive cases of COVID-19. The individuals are a 44 year old female, a 32 year old male and a 36 year old female; all returning nationals   who previously worked on cruise lines. U...

- 1 week ago

Saint Lucia Announces Updated Travel Protocols

Press Release:- Following a reassessment of travel protocols based on market conditions, The Government of Saint Lucia will introduce several new and updated protocols for arrivals from July 9, 2020. Travelers will be required to obtain a negative PC...