Category : Caribbean News

by Staff - 4 months ago

Saint Lucia PM Underscores Commitment To Sports

Prime Minister Allen Chastanet has underscored his administration’s commitment to sports, asserting that the government is committed to delivering on a promise to improve sports facilities across the Island. Writing on his official Facebook pag...

by Staff - 4 months ago

US: Orange Flavoured ‘Trump Tonic’ On Sale Soon

WILX 10:– Trump Tonic, an orange-flavored vodka is being made inside an old post office in Newport, Arkansas and could be coming to a store shelf near you. “We’re off and running,” J. Ross Jones says. Jones is one of the owner...

by Staff - 4 months ago

New ECCB Bank Notes To Aid Visually Impaired

Press Release:- The Eastern Caribbean Central Bank is preparing to release the new EC polymer bank notes. The polymer notes will co-circulate with the currently existing paper notes. Circulation will commence with the new $50 bill in June, followed b...

by Staff - 4 months ago

Methodist Minister Calls For Integrity In Leadership

Superintendent Minister of the Methodist Church in Saint Lucia Seth  Ampadu, has asserted that leaders must demonstrate integrity. “If you are a leader, you must not do things that would give people the opportunity to distrust you,” he to...

by Staff - 4 months ago

Saint Lucia Represented At UN Youth Forum

Press Release:–  Two outstanding young Saint Lucians, in the persons of Rahym Augustin-Joseph from Castries and Lee Ann Edgar from Choiseul, are off to represent Saint Lucia at the 8th Annual Economic and Social Council (ECOSOC) Youth Forum at...

by Staff - 4 months ago

Castries Boulevard To Get Makeover

Press Release:-  Saint Lucians could expect noticeable improvements and a possible re-purposing of the popular William Peter Boulevard in the coming years, as plans are moving afoot for a potential enhanced appearance of the area. This initiative is...

by Staff - 4 months ago

School Registration 2019 – 2020

Press Release:– The Department of Education would like to inform parents and guardians, who registered their child/ward for Kindergarten for the Academic Year 2019/2020, to report to District Two or District Three Education Office, to obtain th...

by Staff - 4 months ago

Sandals Receives Superbrands Status for 2019

Press Release:-  Superbrands revealed today that luxury Caribbean hotel brand Sandals Resorts has been awarded Consumer Superbrands status for 2019. The Consumer Superbrands survey has been tracking the perception of a wide-range of brands in the UK...

by Staff - 4 months ago

Cuba Offering New Scholarships To Saint Lucia

Press Release:–  The Government of the Republic of Cuba is offering scholarships to eligible Saint Lucian nationals to pursue studies for the academic year 2019/2020 at the Undergraduate (Bachelor’s) and Postgraduate levels. In the majority of...

by Staff - 4 months ago

Massive Pregnant Snake Caught In Florida

BBC News:- A national park in Florida has captured a record 17ft (5.2m) python using an innovative approach to tackling the invasive species. The female snake, the largest ever to be removed from Big Cypress National Preserve, weighed 140lb (63.5kg)...

by Staff - 4 months ago

Break In Reported At Gros Islet Secondary School

Saint Lucia police are investigating a break in at the Gros Islet Secondary School, which is suspected to have taken place Sunday morning, law enforcement officials have confirmed. An assessment of what was actually taken by the intruders is currentl...

by Staff - 4 months ago

Mayor’s Office Says Castries ‘Safer Than Ever’

The office of Castries Mayor, Peterson Francis, has announced that the Saint Lucia capital is now safer than ever as a result of tactical investments and  increased and focussed patrols by the City Police. According to reports, from December 19, 2016...

by Staff - 4 months ago

Natty Conqueror And Vernon Maytone Release New Music

Press Release:–  During his performance at Reggae Night concert which took place in Palm Valley on February 2019, Natty Conqueror had the place on fire for his third time around the community of Grande Riviere Dennery. However, Natty is the fir...