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Registration of Artiste for Power and Groovy Soca Monarch Competition

PRESS RELEASE:-Events Company of St. Lucia Inc. invites artistes to register for the 2017 National Groovy and Power Soca Monarch competitions. All interested persons are asked to collect registration forms at the CDF Office, Barnard Hill, Castries or download the form at the Soleil Saint Lucia Summer Festival web site www.soleilsaintlucia.com. …

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The Laborie MP’s Lone House Debate

Laborie MP Alva Baptiste says the Allen Chastanet administration is not doing right by St. Lucia’s farmers, fishers or people of the south. In his presentation to the house on Tuesday June 20th, Baptiste rapped the government for pronouncements on the marketing board and fish marketing corporation. He said the …

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PM On Fate Of Marketing Board

Prime Minister Allen Chastanet disclosed that he was awaiting a report on the review of the Saint Lucia Fish Marketing and National Printing Corporation, to determine the future of the two entities. He was speaking at the pre-cabinet media conference on Monday. According to the prime minister, based on assessments, …

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Pierre On Meeting With PWA

Leader of the opposition, PHILIP J. PIERRE says his meeting with the police welfare association (PWA) was very good. President of the association, Travis Chicot revealed that the officers would be sitting down with the opposition leader, to discuss the IMPACS report, crime and promotions in the force. The force …

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National Carnival Queen Whistle Stop

The National Carnival Queen Pageant Committee is gearing up for the 2017 national queen pageant. Last weekend, the contestants participated in a whistle-stop through the city circuit, which came to a halt at the bay-walk mall in Rodney Bay.

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Government of Saint Lucia to develop National Adaptation Plan

PRESS RELEASE:-Castries, Saint Lucia, June 20, 2017 – The Government of Saint Lucia is hosting a series of workshops to foster conversation about taking action on climate change issues on the island. The Government is currently developing a National Adaptation Plan (NAP) to prepare the country for the impacts of …

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OECS to benefit from new public statistics database

Citizens of OECS Member States now have data at their fingertips with the launch of OECSInfo 2.0, a centralised database with regional social and economic statistics such as labour force indicators, population, education and inflation rates. OECSInfo 2.0, launched on June 13th 2017, was developed by the OECS Commission as an …

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LUCELEC and GRUPOTEC signs contract on solar farm

Press release: Today representatives from St. Lucia Electricity Services Limited (LUCELEC) and solar energy firm GRUPOTEC signed a contract to begin the engineering, procurement, and construction for a 3 megawatt (MW) solar farm, located north of the Hewanorra International Airport at La Tourney, Vieux Fort. When connected to the grid, …

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