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By Edition On Friday, June 27th, 2014

St Lucia press secretary accused of ‘naked propaganda’

CASTRIES, St Lucia -- The Saint Lucia prime minister’s press secretary, Jadia Jn Pierre Emmanuel, has come under attack from local politicians for what is described as her “naked propaganda”. On Monday, the More...

Castries Saint Lucia
By Edition On Monday, June 23rd, 2014

LPM claims that dirty politics is partly responsible for Saint Lucia’s debt crisis

CASTRIES, St Lucia –  While the ongoing impasse between the government of Saint Lucia and the public service unions may prove inconvenient for the nation at this time, there may be valuable lessons to be learnt More...

Melanius Alphonse
By Edition On Monday, June 16th, 2014

A moment of reckoning; it is time to redirect

The mockery of high-handedness, scorn for democracy and the people of Saint Lucia may perhaps easily describe the prime minister and minister for finance, Dr Kenny Anthony’s address to the nation on June 10, 2014. The More...

Castries Saint Lucia
By Edition On Tuesday, April 22nd, 2014

St Lucians cautioned over new foreign investment proposals

CASTRIES, St Lucia -- The Lucian People’s Movement (LPM) has cautioned the people of Saint Lucia over the government’s latest proposals aimed at wooing foreign investors, presented in the Tourism Stimulus and More...

Therold Prudent
By Edition On Friday, April 11th, 2014

Submitting to diplomatic pressure to abstain is dishonourable, says St Lucia politician

CASTRIES, St Lucia - Reacting to what he described as “the defensive and dismissive” posture of the Saint Lucia government over criticisms that it acted irresponsibly and cowardly in abstaining from a crucial More...

Kenny Anthony
By Edition On Wednesday, April 9th, 2014

St Lucia eyes economic citizenship programme

CASTRIES, St Lucia -- Another Caribbean nation is giving consideration to an economic citizenship programme. Saint Lucia’s Prime Minister Dr Kenny Anthony said the introduction of a citizenship by investment programme More...

Castries Saint Lucia
By Edition On Monday, February 10th, 2014

LPM admonishes Dr. Anthony to keep his word on job creation

CASTRIES, St Lucia – The Lucian People’s Movement (LPM) has expressed grave concerns over a recent report, issued by the Department of Statistics, revealing that the country’s unemployment figures have risen More...

By Edition On Monday, January 20th, 2014

Saint Lucia Government blamed for murder of British tourist

CASTRIES, St Lucia – The brutal murder of Robert Pratt, a British sailor who was allegedly denied clearance to leave Saint Lucia last Thursday, should not come as a surprise to anyone, according to the Lucian More...

Melanius Alphonse
By Edition On Monday, January 13th, 2014

Optimism in the midst of despair

Once again, the Caribbean region and, more precisely, the islands of Dominica, Saint Lucia, St Vincent and the Grenadines, and Grenada, are stuck at the crossroads. The passage of the Christmas Eve trough, an unusual More...

By Edition On Monday, December 30th, 2013

CARICOM SG `profoundly saddened’ at loss of life, destruction in Member States

CARICOM Secretariat, Turkeyen, greater Georgetown, Guyana - Caribbean Community (CARICOM) Secretary-General, Ambassador Irwin LaRocque said he was profoundly saddened by the loss of life in St. Vincent and the More...