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PM Chastanet Accuses Dr. Anthony Of Issuing Threats

Prime Minister Allen Chastanet has not taken too kindly to perceived threats issued by his predecessor concerning the controversial DSH project. during an appearance on straight up last Friday, Vieux Fort south MP Dr. Kenny Anthony issued a word of caution to DSH chairman Teo Ah Khing.

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Forget Ainswroth, The SLP Claims To Have A Letter As Well

The Opposition Saint Lucia Labour Party is alleging that Prime Minister Allen Chastanet made promises to DSH chairman Teo Ah Khing, long before signing the framework agreement. The SLP convened a press conference on Monday morning to highlight more concerns with the proposed development.    

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PM Chastanent States DSH Case To Vieux Fort

Prime Minister Allen Chastanet has doubled down on his hopes to provide a new dream for Vieux Fort. The nation’s leader sought to highlight a host of planned projects for the southern town aimed at breaking what he called two decades of neglect by Vieux Fort South MP and predecessor …

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Transport Minister Defends Fuel Tax Hike

The economic development minister has come to the Defense of his government’s decision to increase the excise tax on fuel. During the presentation of the appropriation bill, it was revealed that the current tax of $2.50 would increase by 60% to $4.00, representing an additional $1.50.

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Myers Weighs-In On 2017 Budget Policy Address

A local chartered accountant is not surprised by the government’s policies for the 2017/2018 fiscal year. On Tuesday, Prime Minister and minister for finance honourable Allen Chastanet presented his maiden budget to parliament, under the theme, ‘building a new Saint Lucia.’ The 1.5 billion dollar estimates promised development based on …

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OPM Distances Itself From Chastanet Remarks

The government of Saint Lucia has sought to distance itself from statements made by local businessman Michael Chastanet. During his non-call in talk show ‘open mike’, the prominent businessman and father of the prime minister appeared to take issue with the Roman Catholic Church’s statement on the DSH development.

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National Trust Clears Air On Fregate Island

Amid claims of hypocrisy, the Saint Lucia National Trust has sought to set the record straight. The environmental organization has come under some scrutiny as of late for its opposition to the construction of a dolphinarium at the pigeon island landmark.

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Prominent Catholic Defends Church DSH Statement

A local businessman and avowed catholic has come to the church’s defence in the DSH letter row amid criticism from some quarters. Everistus Jn Marie describes Archbishop Robert Rivas’ recent missive on the DSH project as balanced, responsible and timely. He argues that the church is being demonized for speaking …

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