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Renewed call for Windrush generation

The Department of External Affairs and the UK High Commission Office in London are continuing to assist persons from the Windrush generation and their relatives. Minister with responsibility for External Affairs, Honourable Sarah Flood-Beaubrun, and Saint Lucia’s High Commissioner to the United Kingdom, His Excellency Guy Mayers, recently updated the public on Windrush issue explaining […]

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World renowned doctors at Caribbean Cardiac Society

 The 33th Caribbean Cardiac Society in St.Lucia will be held at Royalton St.Lucia and spa from July 18th -21st 2018. Dr. Kak-Chen Chan, Pediatric Cardiologist and specialist in Adult Congenital Heart Disease and Dr. Steven Bibevski, Cardiothoracic surgeon who specializes in Pediatric and Congenital Heart Surgery, as well as heart transplantation and artificial heart support. […]

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Carnival Results Are In !

 It seems like just yesterday we were all waiting very impatiently for the carnival season. With Carnival Monday and Tuesday behind us, it has come to an end and the results are in! Tribe of Twel has been crowned Band of the Year dominating in all categories. Band of the Year Tribe of Twel Royalites […]

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Are we Scratching the Surface?

The 6th annual St.Lucia Showcase North –America held here from July 18-19 at the Harbor Club. The Caribbean is the most tourism dependent region in the world, its only scratching the surface. Prime Minister, Allen Chastnent proclaims. According to the former Tourism Minister, ‘the amazing numbers is, if you take the poll and you ask […]

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PINEHILL FUNWALK IS BACK FOR 2018

The Pinehill Funwalk is back, the 19th edition of the largest participatory sporting event on the island, will take place on Sunday August 12 at 6 am.  The launch for the walk was held on Friday 6th July at the Peter & Company Distribution, Cul De Sac, Greg Mathurin, senior sales and marketing manager said […]

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Discussion between St.lucia national biodiversity and biodiversity stakeholders

 PRESS RELEASE: St.Lucia’s National Biodiversity Strategy and Action Plan (NBSAP) will meet at the Conference Room of the Coco Palm Resort.  The consultation will be attended by Government agencies responsible for, Agriculture, Tourism, Economic Development and Social Equity; users of biodiversity, including fishers’ cooperatives, tour operators, farmers, beekeepers and other business owners; as well as […]

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Have You Ever Seen A Car Fly?

What was once impossible may soon become inevitable! From the time cars were invented, people have been sourcing ways to make them fly. After nine years of quiet work in a secret location, developers may be closer to making it a reality. Marcus Leng refers to his invention as ‘a personal aviation vehicle’ – an […]

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Free WIFI installed in the Micoud North constituency

 Honorable Dr. Gale Rigobert Education Minister and Parliamentary representative for Micoud North welcomed the launch of government of St.Lucia island wide network (GINet) project. The launch of the project took place Wednesday July 4, 2018.  The project involves the installation of seventy access points in public spaces around the island, and will provide residents and […]

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Increase in Visitors in St.Lucia

PRESS RELEASE: The latest figures released by the Saint Lucia Tourism Authority show that visitor arrival for the year-to-date are up by 10.1%,yachting arrivals up an incredible 31.9%; cruise arrivals up 10.6%; and stay-over arrivals up 5.2% compared to the same period last year.  Saint Lucia product and economy by industry partners has greater confidence […]

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SLNYC International Youth Ambassadors Chairperson Launches A.R.R.O.W. Program for Local Students

Press Release -The Saint Lucia National Council’s International Youth Ambassadors Network Chairperson Ms. Monique Sterling, along with Network Advisor Dr Karen Sterling are on island, and are set to launch the A.R.R.O.W. Program (Aiming to Reach the Right Opportunities Workshop) this week. This program will be centered on professions in the STEM fields, Fine Arts, […]

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Suspicious Death in La Retraite, Gros Islet

Press Release – Police are investigating the circumstances surrounding the death of Nereus Francis alias “Cosol”, a fifty one (51) year old resident of La Retraite, Gros Islet, originally of La Guerre, Babonneau. Officers attached to the Gros Islet Police Station proceeded to the La Feuillet, Gros Islet Road, about 10:40 p.m. on Monday, July […]

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