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

Caricom
By Edition On Monday, December 30th, 2013
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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...

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By Edition On Friday, December 27th, 2013
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LPM offers condolences to the families of the deceased

CASTRIES, St Lucia – It is with a heavy heart and great sadness that we extend condolences to all the families who lost loved ones during the passage of the rainstorm on Christmas Eve. While words alone may prove More...

CastriesStLucia
By Edition On Tuesday, November 5th, 2013
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LPM exhorts Saint Lucians to get their politics right

CASTRIES, St Lucia  – The Lucian People’s Movement (LPM) says that the inefficiency of successive governments to deliver on promises to create sustainable jobs that are strategically important to eradicating More...

Melanius Alphonse
By Edition On Tuesday, November 5th, 2013
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OIL for food – a crisis of confidence

Viewing the president of the Saint Lucia Manufacturers Association, Paula Calderon, on the television program Mr Chairman on October 17, 2013, was informative and judicious on the situation with industry in Saint More...

Melanius Alphonse
By Edition On Monday, October 28th, 2013
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A rallying cry, what’s next?

In recent times, Ken-e-economics has shown the affinity to propagate variable depletion of fiscal and political influence. As a result, there is little reason to believe that the expected “marginal growth” on More...

Trinidad and Tobago
By Edition On Wednesday, October 23rd, 2013
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LPM applauds local government elections in Trinidad

CASTRIES, St Lucia -- The results of Monday’s local government elections in Trinidad and Tobago provide living proof of democracy at its best, the Lucian People's Movement (LPM) said. "In an enlightened age when More...

Saint Lucia
By Edition On Monday, October 21st, 2013
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LPM challenges ambassadorial appointment

CASTRIES, St Lucia -- Following the government's decision to appoint Hippolyte Eustace Vitalis as Saint Lucia’s non-resident ambassador to PetroCaribe and the Bolivarian Alliance of the Americas (ALBA), the Lucian More...

Castries Saint Lucia
By Edition On Wednesday, October 16th, 2013
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LPM calls on the government to provide an update for holding local elections

CASTRIES, St Lucia – The decision by the St Lucia Labour Party (SLP) to abolish local government elections throughout the island in 1979 and to replace elected representatives with handpicked party loyalists may More...

Castries Saint Lucia
By Edition On Wednesday, September 18th, 2013
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Tougher legislation needed for sale and purchase of gold and precious jewellery

CASTRIES, St Lucia -- In a bid to address the illegal sale and purchase of gold and other precious jewelry in Saint Lucia, the Lucian People's Movement (LPM) has called for the enactment of tougher legislation to More...