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Miss Massy Stores 2017 Visits Sponsors

Massy stores limited continues to support the national carnival queen pageant. This week, the supermarket chain rolled out the red carpet for miss massy stores 2017 Claire -Marissa Smartt. It was a particularly heart-warming tour for company officials, as the 19-year-old carnival queen contestant has special ties to massy stores.

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HTS News Preview June 21st 2017

Tonight, Man Found Dead At Beausejour, The new OECS chairman calls for the block to be more assertive and The Soufriere Regional Development Foundation Donates Over $90,000 to respective organizations.

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CIP Unit CEO Sent on Leave

HTS News4orce has been reliably informed that Cindy McLean, Chief Executive Officer of the Citizenship by Investment Unit [CIU], has been sent on administrative leave with immediate effect. McLean was appointed CIP Unit CEO in October 2015. Details on the reported directive to send off McLean are still emerging.  In …

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HTS Mass Fever

HTS Mass Fever previews the upcoming Carnival activities featuring the bands, Carnival queen contestants, costumes, calypsos, steel bands and much more..

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U.K Church Donates to Bordelais

The Kingsway International Christian Centre [KICC] based in London, United Kingdom on June 21st handed over a donation to the Bordelais Correctional Facility [BCF]. KICC represented by Saint Lucian national and, Pastor Christie John Baptiste, received the donations comprising toiletries and, undergarments and spiritual readings from their London congregation and …

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Private Sector Lobby Recommends Time Off for Carnival

Press release: TIME OFF FOR CARNIVAL The Soufriere Events Committee will be hosting Soufriere Carnival 2017 under the theme “Rebirth: Awakening of the Lost Culture”.  Part of the schedule of activities includes the parade of the Band throughout the town circuit on Sunday June 25 and Monday June 26th, 2017. …

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SLP Meeting Postponed

NOTICE The Saint Lucia Labour Party informs the public that the National Public Meeting scheduled for Thursday June 22nd, 2017 at the Castries Market Steps has been postponed to Tuesday, June 27th, 2017 at the same venue due to the Calypso Quarter Finals being held at the National Cultural Centre …

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Saint Lucian Detained in Belize on Drug Charges

Reports from Belize press indicate a June 13th police drug bust made aboard the Norwegian Escape docked at Harvest Caye in the Stann Creek District. According to Belize press, Norwegian Security Officers alerted the local Placencia police to a cabin occupied by Vincentian national Derson Frank who they suspected of …

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Tourism Numbers are Up

GIS:-Statistics Indicate that Saint Lucia’s Arrivals are Up by 33 Percent. Saint Lucia’s tourism industry is seeing encouraging growth according to recently released visitor arrival figures. At a June 19 press conference, the Minister for Tourism, Hon Dominic Fedee, along with the Executive Chairperson of the Saint Lucia Tourist Board, …

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Prime Minister Chastanet Promotes OECS Integration

GIS:-Through Their Collective Efforts, Member States can Create an Environment Where Innovation can Flourish. Prime Minister Hon Allen Chastanet, Chairman of the Organization of Eastern Caribbean States (OECS), has encouraged member states to continue striving toward the development of a single economic space. The prime minister spoke on the occasion …

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