US based company opens Saint Lucia facility

PRESS RELEASE:  KM2 Solutions, a leading US-based, contact center services provider has opened a new facility in St. Lucia, expanding their footprint of service locations to 9 centers in 6 countries employing an additional 400 young Saint Lucians. The 12,000 square feet Massade facility opened officially on June 19 in a ceremony graced by the […]

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Selfish defiantly not Sandals

Guy Joseph Minister for Economic Development, Housing, Urban Renewal, Transport and Civil Avocation, has applaud sandals for the contribution in its making to the country development, the resort has not operated as a selfish company.  The minister was addressing Wednesday ground- breaking ceremony for the latest sandals property in St.Lucia,’’ Sandals LaSource.’ According to the […]

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CSA NOMINEES ARE IN.

On Wednesday 25th April, 2018 elections to select a new executive of the St.Lucia civil association. Two positions will be contested that is president and 1st vice president. The other positions of the national executive council have been duly filled unopposed. Candidates for President are: Cletus Cyril (Department of Commerce and Consumer Affairs), Cyprian Montrope (Inland Revenue Department) […]

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Marigot Bay accepted Membership into Preferred Hotels.

The world’s largest independent hotel brand that represent exclusive hotels, resorts, residences, and distinctive hotels group across eight-five (850 countries Preferred Hotels and Resorts LVX Collection. The resort represents the finest renowned properties accommodating couple with capturing observation and elegant personal service. Marigot Bay Resort and Marina is a magnificent getaway that travels escape to […]

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Business Month Activities Continue

The Department of Commerce, International Trade, Investment, Enterprise Development and Consumer Affairs is to host a CARIFORUM-EU Economic Partnership Agreement (EPA) Workshop and Regional Business-to-Business Strategic Networking Forum at the Finance Administrative Centre from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Tuesday November 28, 2017. Keeping with Business Month activities this initiative, will be delivered in […]

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Commerce ministry hosts business development workshop

THE WORKSHOP IS AIMED AT STRENGTHENING THE ABILITY OF LOCAL ENTREPRENEURS. The Department of Commerce, International Trade, Investment, Enterprise Development and Consumer Affairs will host a Business Plan Development Workshop this week. The workshop is part of the department’s continued efforts to improve the commercial landscape of Saint Lucia and increase capacity within the local […]

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Royalton Employees stage Protest

On Wednesday, September 09th, staff of the Royalton Saint Lucia Resort and Spa staged a ‘peaceful protest’ outside the hotel property over poor working conditions. Over twenty employees of the resort are said to have taken part in the action which began at around 5:00 pm and lasted until about 7:00 pm. Royalton Saint Lucia which […]

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ECCU convenes growth dialogue

THE EASTERN CARIBBEAN CURRENCY UNION IS FINALIZING AN ACTION PLAN FOR ECONOMIC GROWTH OF ITS MEMBERS. A dialogue on the Eastern Caribbean Currency Union (ECCU) Growth Action Plan was held on Tuesday, Sep. 5 in Saint Lucia. Tuesday’s meeting was a follow-up to the Growth Dialogue held in March which sought to solidify the ECCU […]

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American Airlines Miami hub closed

FLIGHTS INTO AND OUT OF SAINT LUCIA VIA MIAMI HAVE BEEN SUSPENDED AS A SAFETY PRECAUTION. The Saint Lucia Tourist Board has been advised by American Airlines that due to the expected impact of Hurricane Irma, its Miami hub will be temporarily closed from Thursday, Sep. 7 until Sunday, Sep. 10. All American Airlines flights […]

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Made in St Lucia and Taiwan on show

Hundreds of  locally made products will take center stage at the annual Saint Lucia-Taiwan trade show next month, where entrepreneurs will also network with Taiwanese producers and suppliers.   Local manufacturers and service providers have until September 15, to register for the annual St Lucia-Taiwan partnership trade show dated for November 24 to 26, 2017. […]

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THE REVISED BUILDING CODE PROJECT IS AN INITIATIVE OF THE GLOBAL CLIMATE CHANGE ALLIANCE, THE EU, AND THE OECS COMMISSION.

Insurers in Saint Kitts and Nevis say a Revised OECS Building Code will greatly benefit homeowners in the Federation and the OECS sub-region. According to Amit Mohabir, General Manager of NAGICO Insurances, the revision of the building code is important for homeowners. “I think there are significant benefits to be had in all sectors with […]

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