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October 16, 2019

St. Lucia

US hospital ship’s humanitarian mission in Saint Lucia ends

Source: St. Lucia News Online (GIS) — The voluntary medical mission of the United States Naval Ship (USNS) Comfort will end operations in Saint Lucia today (October 1). The medical… Link: US hospital ship’s humanitarian mission in Saint Lucia ends

UN Climate Action Summit addresses the plight of SIDS

Source: St. Lucia News Online PM Chastanet (GIS) — Small Island Developing States have repeatedly called for the Organization for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD) to reclassify developing countries so… Link: UN Climate Action Summit addresses the plight of SIDS

PM Visits US Navy Hospital Ship

Source: St. Lucia Times Prime Minister Allen Chastanet Tuesday morning paid a visit to the US Naval Hospital ship ‘Comfort’ on the eve of its departure from Saint Lucia.… Link: PM Visits US Navy Hospital Ship

Two Injured In Three-Vehicle Collision

Source: St. Lucia Times Two persons were injured in an accident Tuesday afternoon near the Barre de L’Isle area, emergency officials say. Video of an accident scene were posted… Link: Two Injured In Three-Vehicle Collision

Andris Charles Charged for Robbery & Causing Ison’s Death

Source: The Voice On Thursday, September 19, 2019, twenty three (23) year old, Andris Charles, of L’Esperance, Fond St. Jacques, Soufriere, was arrested … The post Andris Charles… Link: Andris Charles Charged for Robbery & Causing Ison’s Death

23 Year Old Remanded In Custody For Fatal Soufriere Shooting

Source: St. Lucia Times Press Release:- On Thursday, September 19, 2019, twenty three (23) year old, Andris Charles, of L’Esperance, Fond St. Jacques, Soufriere, was arrested and charged for causing… Link: 23 Year Old Remanded In Custody For Fatal Soufriere Shooting

Antigua’s Corporal Punishment Policy Under Fire

Source: St. Lucia Times A policy to administer corporal punishment in schools in Antigua and Barbuda is under fire. Educator and former Director of Youth Dr Cleon Athill was… Link: Antigua’s Corporal Punishment Policy Under Fire

Justice Served! Amber Guyger Guilty of Murder

Source: The Voice “We believe Botham’s life mattered, and we want to see a sentence that reflects that.” The hall way of a … The post Justice Served!… Link: Justice Served! Amber Guyger Guilty of Murder

Amber Guyger Found Guilty Of Murder

Source: The St. Lucia Star Former Dallas police officer Amber Guyger has been found guilty of murder in the shooting death of Saint Lucian Botham Jean. Guyger shot and killed… Link: Amber Guyger Found Guilty Of Murder

8th Mango Bowl Regatta Set to Sail

Source: The Voice PLANS are well underway for the 2019 Mango Bowl Regatta, Saint Lucia’s biggest home-grown sailing spectacle. This year the event … The post 8th Mango… Link: 8th Mango Bowl Regatta Set to Sail

It’s the age of Asia when it comes to passport power

Source: St. Lucia News Online (PRESS RELEASE) — As the global economy transforms and centers of power shift, Asia’s dominance appears to be unfaltering. Entering into the final quarter of… Link: It’s the age of Asia when it comes to passport power

83 Year Old Reported Missing

Source: St. Lucia Times An 83 year old resident of Gros Islet has been reported missing. Relatives say Cletus Hippolyte, also known as ‘Banana Split’ was last seen in… Link: 83 Year Old Reported Missing

6 a.m. October 1, 2019 Saint Lucia weather update

Source: St. Lucia News Online 6:00 am Weather Report Date: 01st October 2019 Forecaster: Webster Gajadhar Present weather at Hewanorra Airport is partly cloudy with light haze. Present weather at… Link: 6 a.m. October 1, 2019 Saint Lucia weather update

Warriors Seal Top Spot With Eighth Straight Win

Source: St. Lucia Times Press Release:- Guyana Amazon Warriors extended their perfect 2019 Hero Caribbean Premier League (CPL) campaign to eight wins from eight matches with a 19-run win over… Link: Warriors Seal Top Spot With Eighth Straight Win

Industry gears up for tourism trade fair

Source: The St. Lucia Star The biggest event in the Caribbean tourism marketing calendar, the Caribbean Travel Marketplace, is now in its 38th year, and still going strong. Known in… Link: Industry gears up for tourism trade fair

Speaker Of Nepal’s Parliament Quits Over Rape Allegation

Source: St. Lucia Times KATHMANDU, (Reuters) – The Speaker of the House of Representatives in Nepal’s parliament, Krishna Bahadur Mahara, resigned today  to allow an investigation into an accusation… Link: Speaker Of Nepal’s Parliament Quits Over Rape Allegation

CPL 2019: Guyana Amazon Warriors seal top spot with 8th straight win

Source: St. Lucia News Online SUMMARY: Warriors 185-6 from 20 overs (Hemraj 66, Hetmyer 48, Shepherd 32*, Searles 3-39) v Knight Riders 166-5 from 20 overs (Pollard 71, DM Bravo… Link: CPL 2019: Guyana Amazon Warriors seal top spot with 8th straight win

Saint Lucia Loses To Barbados In CONCACAF Qualifier

Source: St. Lucia Times By Terry Finisterre 13 teams from around the Caribbean are vying for three spots in the 2020 Concacaf Women’s Olympic Qualifying Championship. Today at the… Link: Saint Lucia Loses To Barbados In CONCACAF Qualifier

Rugby Football Union Holds Series Of Matches

Source: St. Lucia Times By Terry Finisterre The Saint Lucia Rugby Football Union (SLRFU) held the first round of its Community Rugby 7s held at Marigot on Sunday 29… Link: Rugby Football Union Holds Series Of Matches

Cannabis Movement Expects Full Legalisation Of Ganja By Year End

Source: St. Lucia Times The Cannabis Movement of Saint Lucia expects the full legalisation of marijuana by the end of 2019, the organisation’s Chairman Andre DeCaires has told St… Link: Cannabis Movement Expects Full Legalisation Of Ganja By Year End

Facebook, WhatsApp Will Have to Share Messages With U.K. Police

Source: St. Lucia Times Social media platforms based in the U.S. including Facebook and WhatsApp will be forced to share users’ encrypted messages with British police under a new… Link: Facebook, WhatsApp Will Have to Share Messages With U.K. Police

Black Girl Recants After Saying White Boys ‘Cut Her Dreadlocks’

Source: St. Lucia Times BBC:– A 12-year-old African-American girl who accused three white peers of cutting off her dreadlocks has recanted the allegations, according to the school. Amari Allen last… Link: Black Girl Recants After Saying White Boys ‘Cut Her Dreadlocks’

Creole Heritage Month Calendar of Activities

Source: The St. Lucia Star The Msgr. Patrick Anthony Folk Research Centre (FRC) on Wednesday September 25, 2019 revealed the official calendar of activities for Creole Heritage Month celebrations 2019,… Link: Creole Heritage Month Calendar of Activities

Saint Lucia records increase in gastroenteritis cases

Source: St. Lucia News Online (PRESS RELEASE) — The Department of Health and Wellness has recorded an increase in the number of cases of gastroenteritis reported over the last few… Link: Saint Lucia records increase in gastroenteritis cases

Fuel Price Adjustments from September 30

Source: St. Lucia Times The Public is hereby notified that in keeping with changes in international oil prices and Government’s application of the modified market pass-through petroleum pricing mechanism,… Link: Fuel Price Adjustments from September 30

Change of Management at Gros Islet Service Station

Source: The Voice SOL EC LTD. – St Lucia (Sol), a provider of energy solutions in St Lucia,confirms that the Sol Gros Islet … The post Change of… Link: Change of Management at Gros Islet Service Station

Proliferation of CIPs Raises Broader Security Concerns

Source: The St. Lucia Star Since the colonial era of Christopher Columbus and his fellow explorers, for better or worse, Caribbean islands have been enticing to private interests. More recent… Link: Proliferation of CIPs Raises Broader Security Concerns

Chinese Fugitive On Run For 17 Years Found Living In Cave

Source: St. Lucia Times BBC News:– Chinese police have arrested a fugitive who’d been on the run for 17 years, after they used drones to spot his cave hideout. The… Link: Chinese Fugitive On Run For 17 Years Found Living In Cave

Tridents In Playoffs As Zouks Collapse

Source: St. Lucia Times Press Release:–  Three wickets in an over from Hayden Walsh Jr and a superb spell from Harry Gurney turned the Barbados Tridents’ whole season around… Link: Tridents In Playoffs As Zouks Collapse

Amber Guyger murder trial enters second week

Source: St. Lucia News Online (FOX 4 NEWS) — Sunday marks what would have been Botham Jean’s 28th birthday. Monday morning, his family will return to the courtroom for the… Link: Amber Guyger murder trial enters second week

Clothing company Forever 21 files for bankruptcy

Source: St. Lucia News Online (CNN Business) — Forever 21, the teenage clothing emporium that rode America’s mall boom and bust, said on Sunday that it filed for Chapter 11… Link: Clothing company Forever 21 files for bankruptcy

Creole Heritage Month calendar of activities 2019 officially underway

Source: St. Lucia News Online (PRESS RELEASE) — The Msgr. Patrick Anthony Folk Research Centre (FRC) on Wednesday, September 25, 2019, revealed the official calendar of activities for Creole Heritage… Link: Creole Heritage Month calendar of activities 2019 officially underway

Guyana: Customs Anti Narcotic Unit fires corrupt officer

Source: St. Lucia News Online CANU’s Deputy Head, Leslie Ramlall (GUYANA CHRONICLE) — The Customs Anti Narcotic Unit (CANU) has fired one of its ranks, who recently breached Standard Operating… Link: Guyana: Customs Anti Narcotic Unit fires corrupt officer

St. Lucia Zouks eliminated after losing to Barbados Tridents

Source: St. Lucia News Online Tridents players celebrate Three wickets in an over from Hayden Walsh Jr and a superb spell from Harry Gurney turned the Barbados Tridents’ whole season… Link: St. Lucia Zouks eliminated after losing to Barbados Tridents

Trinidad: Teacher, students held with ‘marijuana cookies’

Source: St. Lucia News Online (TRINIDAD GUARDIAN) — Of­fi­cers of the North East­ern Di­vi­sion Task Force (NEDTF) ar­rest­ed three peo­ple on Sat­ur­day night af­ter they were found sell­ing mar­i­jua­na-in­fused brown­ies… Link: Trinidad: Teacher, students held with ‘marijuana cookies’

Special Police Constable Arrested For Possession Of Illegal .45

Source: St. Lucia Times A special police constable was among two males arrested between Friday night and Saturday morning for possession of a .45 handgun, well informed sources say.… Link: Special Police Constable Arrested For Possession Of Illegal .45

Patriots Snatch Hero CPL Playoff Spot With Thrilling Win

Source: St. Lucia Times Press Release:– St Kitts & Nevis Patriots secured their 2019 Hero Caribbean Premier League (CPL) playoff spot in dramatic style as Dominic Drakes bowled Harry… Link: Patriots Snatch Hero CPL Playoff Spot With Thrilling Win

Remnants OF Record Breaking Hurricane Could Affect UK

Source: St. Lucia Times Sky News:- Winds of 155mph have been recorded as record-breaking Hurricane Lorenzo creeps across the Atlantic. The hurricane set a record overnight for being the strongest… Link: Remnants OF Record Breaking Hurricane Could Affect UK

PM Chastanet Makes Case for Small Islands at UNGA

Source: The St. Lucia Star Saint Lucia delegation with India Prime Minister Modi (third from right) at the intense 2019 summit. In his address to the General Debate of the… Link: PM Chastanet Makes Case for Small Islands at UNGA

I came in bent over but I’m coming out walking straight!

Source: The St. Lucia Star It was awesome! No problems. No pain. No strain, and I got a great welcome. Saint Lucians should really take advantage of the services because… Link: I came in bent over but I’m coming out walking straight!

Chastanet: My Biggest Concern is Healthcare Access For All!

Source: The St. Lucia Star Director General Manservisi (left) and PM Chastanet both hope to see the OKEU hospital up and running soon. At the naming ceremony, EU ambassador Mikael Barford… Link: Chastanet: My Biggest Concern is Healthcare Access For All!

Global Rape Reports By UK Holidaymakers Show Sharp Rise

Source: St. Lucia Times There has been a marked increase in the number of British people reporting sexual assaults abroad, according to Sky News. According to  reports, the UK… Link: Global Rape Reports By UK Holidaymakers Show Sharp Rise

OECS members join forces to combat plastic pollution

Source: The St. Lucia Star This summer Saint Lucia took an important step towards becoming a plastic-free island with the launch of a new initiative that will see single-use plastic… Link: OECS members join forces to combat plastic pollution

US$42 Million Programme To Fix Saint Lucia Roads Underway

Source: St. Lucia Times Press Release:- Castries, Saint Lucia, September 24, 2019 – The Department of Infrastructure has activated the delivery mechanism for successful implementation of its US$42 million Road… Link: US Million Programme To Fix Saint Lucia Roads Underway

INSPIRING HOPE . . . BEYOND POLITICS

Source: The St. Lucia Star This week I return to a theme that has occupied my mind for a very long time, one that a small circle of friends and… Link: INSPIRING HOPE . . . BEYOND POLITICS

Scientists Discover A Worm With Three Sexes

Source: St. Lucia Times CNN:-  There’s a new species of worm, and this one has three different sexes, can survive 500 times the dose of arsenic it would take… Link: Scientists Discover A Worm With Three Sexes

Messiah’s death pushes Trinidad murder toll to 400

Source: St. Lucia News Online Keron Messiah Who was fatally shot in St James on Friday night (TRINIDAD EXPRESS) — The murder of 29-year-old Keron “Conehead” Messiah in St James… Link: Messiah’s death pushes Trinidad murder toll to 400

Trinidad cops eye relative in kidnap, murder of Belmont man

Source: St. Lucia News Online Richard Chan At­tong (TRINIDAD GUARDIAN) — Pre­lim­i­nary in­ves­ti­ga­tions in­to the ab­duc­tion and mur­der of Richard Chan At­tong, 43, of Bel­mont, points to a close rel­a­tive.… Link: Trinidad cops eye relative in kidnap, murder of Belmont man

50% of students in Guyana are alcohol users: reports

Source: St. Lucia News Online (NEWS ROOM GUYANA) — The Ministry of Public Health has reported that the heavy use of alcohol and narcotic and psychotropic substances is an emerging… Link: 50% of students in Guyana are alcohol users: reports

Texas deputy who made history shot dead during traffic stop

Source: St. Lucia News Online Robert Solis (right) charged with murdering Deputy Sandeep Dhaliwal (left) (CNN) — The first Sikh to become a deputy at a Houston-area sheriff’s department was… Link: Texas deputy who made history shot dead during traffic stop

Murder trial of Dallas ex-cop Amber Guyger pauses until Monday

Source: St. Lucia News Online Fired Dallas police Officer Amber Guyger, center, leaves the Frank Crowley Courts Building in Dallas, Thursday, Sept. 26, 2019. Guyger is accused of shooting and… Link: Murder trial of Dallas ex-cop Amber Guyger pauses until Monday

US Coast Guard captures ‘narco sub’ carrying $165 million in cocaine

Source: St. Lucia News Online U.S. Coast Guard boarding team members climb aboard a suspected smuggling vessel in September. Crews intercepted a drug-laden, 40-foot self-propelled semi-submersible (SPSS) in the Eastern… Link: US Coast Guard captures ‘narco sub’ carrying 5 million in cocaine

US: Blind chef opens restaurant

Source: St. Lucia News Online HOUSTON, Texas (KTRK) — For Christine Ha, opening her own restaurant has been a long-time dream. “It was a dream of mine before I was… Link: US: Blind chef opens restaurant

PRC@70: Always Turning Challenges into Opportunities!

Source: The Voice WITH the official celebration of the 70th Anniversary of the People’s Republic of China (PRC) on October 1, deserved tributes … The post PRC@70: Always… Link: PRC@70: Always Turning Challenges into Opportunities!

United Kingdom: Winning Elections is Everything

Source: The Voice AS she delivered the unanimous decision of the 11 members of the Supreme Court of the United Kingdom and Northern … The post United Kingdom:… Link: United Kingdom: Winning Elections is Everything

Dealing With Addictions in Family Life

Source: The Voice THE word “addiction” means a compulsive act, which causes harm to a person and to other people around over which … The post Dealing With… Link: Dealing With Addictions in Family Life

Baby Born On 9/11 At 9.11pm And Weighing 9lbs 11oz

Source: St. Lucia Times Sky News:- A US couple have welcomed a 9lbs 11oz baby on 9/11 at 9.11pm. They described the 11 September birth as a “piece of joy”… Link: Baby Born On 9/11 At 9.11pm And Weighing 9lbs 11oz

Lead Investigator Testifies As Amber Guyger Trial Continues

Source: St. Lucia Times Texas Ranger David Armstrong, the lead investigator in the high profile case involving the fatal shooting of Saint Lucian Botham Jean, testified briefly Saturday as… Link: Lead Investigator Testifies As Amber Guyger Trial Continues

Town Hall Tuesdays Can Help Deepen Democratic Participation

Source: The Voice ANY party desirous of leading our people into more meaningful development must consider the very significant matter of broadening and … The post Town Hall… Link: Town Hall Tuesdays Can Help Deepen Democratic Participation

Conveniently Hidden

Source: The Voice THERE is no doubting that some items operations are so dangerous, that they need to be placed away from casual … The post Conveniently Hidden… Link: Conveniently Hidden

8 Persons Injured After Bus Runs Off Road Near Thomazo

Source: St. Lucia Times A bus ran off the road near Thomazo Saturday morning injuring eight passengers, emergency officials say. Emmanuel St Croix, who was on board the vehicle… Link: 8 Persons Injured After Bus Runs Off Road Near Thomazo

Taiwanese Embassy Supports Campaign To Buy More Local Foods

Source: St. Lucia Times Press Release:– In a move to forge a closer relationship with the community and consumers at large, agriculture leaders in partnership with the Taiwanese Embassy… Link: Taiwanese Embassy Supports Campaign To Buy More Local Foods

Fedee optimistic despite Thomas Cook collapse!

Source: The St. Lucia Star The September 23 collapse of legendary British travel company Thomas Cook forced the United Kingdom government to launch repatriation efforts for the reported 155,000 tourists… Link: Fedee optimistic despite Thomas Cook collapse!

Local Vaping Community Calls for Regulations

Source: The St. Lucia Star The United States of America is suffering a growing public health crisis that shows no signs of slowing down. The only thing all victims have… Link: Local Vaping Community Calls for Regulations

MBC Correspondent Bivouacking at Bordelais!

Source: The St. Lucia Star The media’s best kept secret had the spotlight turned on it several kilowatts brighter yesterday, with word from court sources that the local media association… Link: MBC Correspondent Bivouacking at Bordelais!

The Future of India in the Caribbean and Latin America

Source: The St. Lucia Star Earlier this month, news broke that Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s visit to New York would see him attend the India-Caribbean (CARICOM) summit on the… Link: The Future of India in the Caribbean and Latin America

Sandals Promotes Saint Lucia As A Key Golfing Destination

Source: St. Lucia Times Press Release:- Sandals Grande Saint Lucian Spa and Beach Resort recently welcomed a group of golf professionals from the United States, the United Kingdom and Trinidad… Link: Sandals Promotes Saint Lucia As A Key Golfing Destination

The Abortion Debate (The More Things Change . . . )

Source: The St. Lucia Star It’s been some time since I ceased taking my own advice—that citizens ought to make a special effort to experience the nation’s parliament in session.… Link: The Abortion Debate (The More Things Change . . . )

Amber Guyger Testifies That Her Intention Was to Kill

Source: St. Lucia Times Former Dallas cop, Amber Guyger, answered in the affirmative Friday when asked by a Prosecutor whether she shot to kill Botham Jean. “When you aimed… Link: Amber Guyger Testifies That Her Intention Was to Kill

Zouks Boost Playoff Hopes And Eliminate Tallawahs

Source: St. Lucia Times Press Release:– Daren Sammy held his nerve to keep St Lucia Zouks’ 2019 Hero Caribbean Premier League (CPL) playoff hopes very much alive with a four-wicket… Link: Zouks Boost Playoff Hopes And Eliminate Tallawahs

Trinidadian women charged for assaulting man in Barbados

Source: St. Lucia News Online Renesah Denesia Duke, Khayla James-Baptiste and Ria Candace Gibbs (BARBADOS TODAY) — Three young women from Trinidad were granted $8,000 bail each with conditions when… Link: Trinidadian women charged for assaulting man in Barbados

Orangutan With Human Rights To Begin New Life In Florida

Source: St. Lucia Times BBC News:– An orangutan which spent 20 years in an Argentine zoo is being moved to a US animal sanctuary after being granted the same legal… Link: Orangutan With Human Rights To Begin New Life In Florida

PM Tells World Leaders Military Action In Venezuela Not the Answer

Source: St. Lucia Times Prime Minister Allen Chastanet has told world leaders that military action is not the answer to the current situation in Venezuela. Chastanet was Friday addressing… Link: PM Tells World Leaders Military Action In Venezuela Not the Answer

Woman finds oil on her land in Jamaica

Source: St. Lucia News Online This oil seep was discovered by a woman on her farm in St Mary. (JAMAICA STAR) — Oil has been found in St Mary, but… Link: Woman finds oil on her land in Jamaica

WinStar Farm Confirmed As Momentum Builds For Pitons Cup

Source: St. Lucia Times Press Release:- Momentum continues to build for the Royal Saint Lucia Turf Club’s The Pitons Cup with America’s racing and breeding behemoth WinStar Farm confirmed as… Link: WinStar Farm Confirmed As Momentum Builds For Pitons Cup

Hurricane Ravaged Bahamas Appeals At UN For Tourism Assistance

Source: St. Lucia Times UNITED NATIONS, United States (AP) — As the Bahamas strives to recover from Hurricane Dorian, the prime minister is pleading with the international community to… Link: Hurricane Ravaged Bahamas Appeals At UN For Tourism Assistance

6 a.m. September 27, 2019 Saint Lucia weather update

Source: St. Lucia News Online 6:00 am Weather Report Date: 27th September 2019 Forecaster: Emmanuel Descartes Present weather at Hewanorra Airport is fair. Present weather at GFL Charles Airport is… Link: 6 a.m. September 27, 2019 Saint Lucia weather update

SUITABLY QUALIFIED CIVIL SOCIETY ORGANISATIONS

Source: The Voice THE GLOBAL ENVIRONMENT FACILITY SMALL GRANTS PROGRAMME UNITED NATIONS DEVELOPMENT PROGRMME invites applications from SUITABLY QUALIFIED CIVIL SOCIETY ORGANISATIONS for … The post SUITABLY QUALIFIED… Link: SUITABLY QUALIFIED CIVIL SOCIETY ORGANISATIONS

US: Couple to donate US$750 million to Caltech University

Source: St. Lucia News Online SAN MARINO, CALIFORNIA – FEBRUARY 05: Stewart Resnick and Lynda Resnick attend Rodarte FW19 Fashion Show at The Huntington Library and Gardens on February 05,… Link: US: Couple to donate US0 million to Caltech University

Amber Guyger expected to testify a year after killing Botham Jean

Source: St. Lucia News Online Amber Guyger shot Botham Jean in his apartment in The Cedars neighborhood south of downtown Dallas. (CNN) — Amber Guyger, the off-duty Dallas police officer… Link: Amber Guyger expected to testify a year after killing Botham Jean

Jamaican MP says rapists and paedophiles should lose their balls

Source: St. Lucia News Online MP Juliet Cuthbert-Flynn (right) (JAMAICA STAR) — Juliet Cuthbert-Flynn, member of parliament (MP) for West Rural St Andrew, believes that Jamaica should model Ukraine in… Link: Jamaican MP says rapists and paedophiles should lose their balls

Zouks Go Back To School

Source: St. Lucia Times Press Release:– Zouks are stuff dreams are made of and they certainly made the dreams of several hundred primary school students come through on Thursday 26… Link: Zouks Go Back To School

Saint Lucia Cops Honoured For Dominica Hurricane Relief

Source: St. Lucia Times Press Release:- Members of the Royal Saint Lucia Police Force who served in the Regional Security System (RSS) were honored recently for their involvement in Dominica… Link: Saint Lucia Cops Honoured For Dominica Hurricane Relief

Bank Of Saint Lucia Supports Student Success

Source: St. Lucia Times Press Release:– Bank of Saint Lucia continued to honor its commitment to youth development through education with the hosting of the 11th Annual Student Success Workshop… Link: Bank Of Saint Lucia Supports Student Success

Former French President Dies

Source: St. Lucia Times BBC News:– Jacques Chirac, the former French president who championed the European Union, but whose later years were blighted by corruption scandals, has died aged 86.… Link: Former French President Dies

Marigot Bay Resort & Marina to Host ‘Kwéyòl En Mygo’

Source: The St. Lucia Star Marigot Bay Resort and Marina gets set for the culmination of Creole Heritage Month with “Kwéyòl En Mygo”, slated from 7am to 7pm on Saturday,… Link: Marigot Bay Resort & Marina to Host ‘Kwéyòl En Mygo’

CPL T20: Zouks Can Still Qualify Only…

Source: The Voice TOMORROW evening (Friday 27th) the Saint Lucia Zouks will have to pull out all stops in their final home game … The post CPL T20:… Link: CPL T20: Zouks Can Still Qualify Only…

Trinidad: Chinese women robbed then homeowner killed in his bed

Source: St. Lucia News Online Satnarine ‘Teddy’ Rampersad (TRINIDAD EXPRESS) — Satnarine ‘Teddy’ Rampersad was shot and killed while in his bed around 4 a.m. today. (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle ||… Link: Trinidad: Chinese women robbed then homeowner killed in his bed

Karen weakening again as Hurricane Lorenzo turns northwestward

Source: St. Lucia News Online 6:00 am Weather Report  Date: 26th September 2019 Forecaster: E. Francis  Present weather at Hewanorra Airport is fair. Present weather at GFL Charles Airport is… Link: Karen weakening again as Hurricane Lorenzo turns northwestward

The Rattling Reality of the Joe Phenomenon (Part 2)

Source: The Voice THE Martinique Connection The Fer De Lance’s history isn’t rooted that far from Saint Lucia’s. Wikipedia notes: ‘The common French … The post The Rattling… Link: The Rattling Reality of the Joe Phenomenon (Part 2)

Methodist Primary appoints school safety officers

Source: St. Lucia Times The Ministry of Education, Innovation, Gender Relations, and Sustainable Development has achieved a major milestone in its School Safety Programme. A group of Grade Five… Link: Methodist Primary appoints school safety officers

UK: Woman dies after being attacked by two dogs

Source: St. Lucia News Online Elayne Stanley was attacked by what are thought to have been the family’s pets (SKY NEWS) — A woman has died after being attacked by… Link: UK: Woman dies after being attacked by two dogs

Jamaica: Woman beaten for hickey on her neck

Source: St. Lucia News Online Photo not of the victim in story. (JAMAICA STAR) — A woman whose babyfather bought a Toyota Prado with the intention of transferring the title… Link: Jamaica: Woman beaten for hickey on her neck

Bank Of Guyana Blocks Scotiabank Takeover

Source: St. Lucia Times The Bank of Guyana has blocked a plan by Republic Bank Financial Holdings (RBFH) to take over the operations of Scotiabank in the South American… Link: Bank Of Guyana Blocks Scotiabank Takeover

CARICOM Concludes First Summit With PM Of India

Source: St. Lucia Times Leaders of the Caribbean Community (CARICOM) have concluded a meeting with Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi on the sidelines of the United Nations General Assembly… Link: CARICOM Concludes First Summit With PM Of India

Zouks Jump To Fourth With Big Win Over Patriots

Source: St. Lucia Times Press Release:- St Lucia Zouks jumped from last place in the 2019 Hero Caribbean Premier League (CPL) table to a playoff spot with a fine… Link: Zouks Jump To Fourth With Big Win Over Patriots

Change of Management at Gros Islet Service Station

Source: The St. Lucia Star SOL EC Ltd. (St Lucia), an energy solutions provider in Saint Lucia, confirms that the Sol Gros Islet Service Station, is in the process of… Link: Change of Management at Gros Islet Service Station

Media Association Prez Arrested

Source: The St. Lucia Star Police have confirmed to the STAR that MBC Senior Political Correspondent Miguel Fevrier, was arrested today for failure to abide by a court order. More… Link: Media Association Prez Arrested

UK Mother Of Three Mauled To Death By Dogs

Source: St. Lucia Times BBC:- A woman has died after she was attacked by two dogs, police have said. Neighbours reported hearing screams as the 43-year-old mum-of-three was mauled at… Link: UK Mother Of Three Mauled To Death By Dogs

25-y-o Jamaican gospel rapper proud to be a virgin

Source: St. Lucia News Online Lucas Musiq (JAMAICA STAR) — “I’m a virgin, I’m a real deal but I’m not gay. Too straight, girls wanna come my way. Save sex… Link: 25-y-o Jamaican gospel rapper proud to be a virgin

Saint Lucia establishes diplomatic ties with Nepal and Rwanda

Source: St. Lucia News Online (GIS) — Saint Lucia continues to forge ties with countries across the globe. On August 27, the government of Saint Lucia and the government of… Link: Saint Lucia establishes diplomatic ties with Nepal and Rwanda

PAHO reports changes to media coverage of suicide

Source: St. Lucia News Online Latin American journalists are redefining how they communicate about suicide. For many years, cases of suicide have been treated as a spectacle in the media… Link: PAHO reports changes to media coverage of suicide

PAHO Reports Changes To Media Coverage Of Suicide

Source: St. Lucia Times Press Release:– Latin American journalists are redefining how they communicate about suicide. For many years, cases of suicide have been treated as a spectacle in the… Link: PAHO Reports Changes To Media Coverage Of Suicide

Doctor In Seoul Performs Abortion On Wrong Woman

Source: St. Lucia Times ABC News:– A nurse at a gynecology clinic in Seoul mistakenly injected anesthesia to a pregnant patient seeking nutritional shots after mixing up her identity with… Link: Doctor In Seoul Performs Abortion On Wrong Woman

NWU To Discuss Job Security, Other Matters With GNT

Source: St. Lucia Times Press Release:- The Leadership of the National Workers Union (NWU) along with Shop Stewards will meet with the Government Negotiating Team (GNT) at 2:00 p.m on… Link: NWU To Discuss Job Security, Other Matters With GNT

Chastanet Meets New Zealand PM, Deputy PM Of Ireland

Source: St. Lucia Times Saint Lucia Prime Minister Allen Chastanet on his current visit to the United Nations in New York, has been meeting various government leaders. On his… Link: Chastanet Meets New Zealand PM, Deputy PM Of Ireland

Eight Babies Die In Algeria Hospital Fire

Source: St. Lucia Times Al Jazeera:- Eight newborn babies have been killed in a pre-dawn fire that ripped through a maternity hospital in easternAlgeria, emergency services said. The blaze began… Link: Eight Babies Die In Algeria Hospital Fire

Saint Lucia Named Among World’s 10 Most Beautiful Islands

Source: St. Lucia Times Saint Lucia has made CNN Travel’s list of the world’s ten most beautiful Islands. In an article Monday, CNN named Saint Lucia after Milos Greece),Bartolome… Link: Saint Lucia Named Among World’s 10 Most Beautiful Islands

CDF closing to accommodate US hospital ship in Saint Lucia

Source: St. Lucia News Online United States Naval Ship (USNS) Comfort (PRESS RELEASE) — The offices of the Cultural Development Foundation in Castries will be closed from tomorrow, Wednesday, September… Link: CDF closing to accommodate US hospital ship in Saint Lucia

Doctor in South Korea performs abortion on wrong woman

Source: St. Lucia News Online (DAILY MAIL) — A doctor in South Korea performed an abortion on the wrong woman after they confused her with someone else. The unidentified woman… Link: Doctor in South Korea performs abortion on wrong woman

Rise Saint Lucia Inc. Safe Spaces Futsal League Results

Source: The Voice MATCHES in the Safe Spaces Futsal Peace League continue today (Tuesday 24th) at Agard. From 6.00 p.m, Bois Den will … The post Rise Saint… Link: Rise Saint Lucia Inc. Safe Spaces Futsal League Results

The Rattling Reality of the Joe Phenomenon (Part 1)

Source: The Voice FOLLOWING the recent hospitalization of a still-recovering well-known Saint Lucian after being bit by a snake, I couldn’t help but … The post The Rattling… Link: The Rattling Reality of the Joe Phenomenon (Part 1)

EU Commission Calls for OKEU to be Fully Functional

Source: The Voice THE European Union (EU) is not pleased with the current status of the Owen King European Union (OKEU) Hospital at … The post EU Commission… Link: EU Commission Calls for OKEU to be Fully Functional

American Airlines, Uber Air and a New Battle for the Airways

Source: The St. Lucia Star American Airlines is set to expand its offerings within the Caribbean. First announced back in May, the expansion plan will see eight new non-stop routes,… Link: American Airlines, Uber Air and a New Battle for the Airways

De’Andre Calderon Makes Local Table Tennis History

Source: St. Lucia Times By Terry Finisterre History was made at Saint Lucia’s National Table Tennis Championships over the past two days. De’Andre Calderon of Corinth (Gros Islet), Castries… Link: De’Andre Calderon Makes Local Table Tennis History

€6m Artwork Found In Elderly Woman’s Kitchen

Source: St. Lucia Times BBC News:–  A painting found hanging in an elderly woman’s home near Paris is a long-lost masterpiece by Florentine Renaissance artist Cimabue, art experts say.… Link: €6m Artwork Found In Elderly Woman’s Kitchen

Local Cricket Promised Unprecedented Access to DSCG

Source: St. Lucia Times By Terry Finisterre The Government of Saint Lucia has made a landmark overture to the Saint Lucia National Cricket Association (SLNCA). This after a recent… Link: Local Cricket Promised Unprecedented Access to DSCG

LUCELEC raising the bar to empower young minds

Source: St. Lucia Times Castries, September 23, 2019 – The sister act of Abbie and Tammy Pultie are the overall top performers of the St. Lucia Electricity Services Limited (LUCELEC)… Link: LUCELEC raising the bar to empower young minds

St Kitts hotelier yet to see benefits of CPL

Source: St. Lucia News Online Ocean Terrace Inn general manager Steve Tyson flanked by assistant manager Twyla Amory, left, and sales/marketing manager Medianna Pereira during an interview with Guardian Media… Link: St Kitts hotelier yet to see benefits of CPL

SALCC, University Of The Virgin Islands Collaborate

Source: St. Lucia Times Press Release:– The Sir Arthur Lewis Community College and the University of the Virgin Islands are collaborating for the advancement of higher education for Saint Lucians.… Link: SALCC, University Of The Virgin Islands Collaborate

Lightning Aquatics Donates School Supplies

Source: St. Lucia Times Press Release:-  The Lightning Aquatic (LA) Swim Club has continued to demonstrate their support to the Government and people of Saint Lucia by donating school… Link: Lightning Aquatics Donates School Supplies

Dillan John Called Up For Windward Islands Training Camp

Source: St. Lucia Times By Terry Finisterre The Saint Lucia National Cricket Association (SLNCA) announced today that left-arm fast bowler Dillan John had been called up to join the… Link: Dillan John Called Up For Windward Islands Training Camp

Holidaymakers Booted From Hotels After Thomas Cook Collapse

Source: St. Lucia Times Sky News:– British holidaymakers were thrown out of their hotels abroad as others scrambled for information on how to get home after the collapse of travel… Link: Holidaymakers Booted From Hotels After Thomas Cook Collapse

Homicide in Ti La Ressource, Dennery

Source: The Voice On Friday, September 20, 2019, about 10:25 p.m. twenty two (22) year old Nicholas Jn. Louis of the Ti La … The post Homicide in… Link: Homicide in Ti La Ressource, Dennery

PM Chastanet leads Saint Lucia delegation to UN climate summit

Source: St. Lucia News Online PM Chastanet (file photo) (PRESS RELEASE) — Prime Minister Allen M. Chastanet is this week leading a Saint Lucia delegation to the 74th Session of… Link: PM Chastanet leads Saint Lucia delegation to UN climate summit

Date For Guyana Elections Likely This Week

Source: St. Lucia Times A date for elections in Guyana could be announced this week, a local media reports says. According to Stabroek News, President David Granger will Tuesday… Link: Date For Guyana Elections Likely This Week

Second Arrest Made In Theft Of Gold Toilet

Source: St. Lucia Times Sky News:– A second man has been arrested in connection with the theft of an 18-carat gold toilet from Blenheim Palace. The artwork, which is fully… Link: Second Arrest Made In Theft Of Gold Toilet

Thomas Cook Collapses As Rescue Talks Fail

Source: St. Lucia Times BBC News:– Thomas Cook has collapsed after last-minute negotiations aimed at saving the 178-year-old holiday firm failed. The UK Civil Aviation Authority (CAA) said the tour… Link: Thomas Cook Collapses As Rescue Talks Fail

PM Leads Delegation To UN And Historic Climate Action Summit

Source: St. Lucia Times Press Release:-  Prime Minister Honourable Allen M. Chastanet is this week leading a Saint Lucia delegation to the 74th Session of the United Nations General… Link: PM Leads Delegation To UN And Historic Climate Action Summit

Gayle annoyed: “Stop asking me about retirement”

Source: St. Lucia News Online Chris Gayle (BARBADOS TODAY) — Veteran Windies batsman Chris Gayle has voiced his annoyance regarding constant speculation surrounding his future, particularly as it relates to… Link: Gayle annoyed: “Stop asking me about retirement”

Mike Tyson explores business ventures in Antigua and Barbuda

Source: St. Lucia News Online Mike Tyson meeting and exchanging gifts with Prime Minister Gaston Browne, Minister of Foreign Affairs Max Fernandez, Minister of Legal Affairs Steadroy Benjamin and other… Link: Mike Tyson explores business ventures in Antigua and Barbuda

Testimony To Begin Monday In Amber Guyger Murder Trial

Source: St. Lucia Times Testimony is set to begin Monday in the trial of former Dallas cop, Amber Guyger, who shot dead Saint Lucian Botham Jean in September last… Link: Testimony To Begin Monday In Amber Guyger Murder Trial

American Drowns After Proposing To Girlfriend Underwater

Source: St. Lucia Times CNN:-  A Louisiana man has drowned after proposing to his girlfriend underwater while the couple was vacationing in Tanzania. Steven Weber and Kenesha Antoine were… Link: American Drowns After Proposing To Girlfriend Underwater

Boys Training Centre Takes Part In Caribbean Soccer Tournament

Source: St. Lucia Times Press Release:– A football team from the Boys Training Centre (BTC) traveled to Grenada to participate in the 2019 Caribbean Children Charity Shield Soccer Tournament from… Link: Boys Training Centre Takes Part In Caribbean Soccer Tournament

Baby Bees – the future of rugby

Source: The St. Lucia Star They call themselves the Baby Bees but, if things go according to plan, they will cause quite a buzz in years to come with the… Link: Baby Bees – the future of rugby

Adam Cadette and his Designer Jewellery

Source: The St. Lucia Star For years, Adam Cadette has been engraving his name onto the local jewellery design industry. With various themes inspiring his unique designs, Cadette’s company, Ethany’s… Link: Adam Cadette and his Designer Jewellery

MPs Question Motive for Bus Drivers’ Strike

Source: The St. Lucia Star On September 9 the Millet Minibus Association started suspending services to the communities of Venus Estate and Belair in protest against “unacceptable condition of the… Link: MPs Question Motive for Bus Drivers’ Strike

SLP MPs Declare Themselves Fearful Elections may not be Free and Fair!

Source: The St. Lucia Star Shortly before Tuesday’s rambunctious House sitting got underway, opposition leader Philip J. Pierre, in answer to a reporter’s query about the next general elections, said:… Link: SLP MPs Declare Themselves Fearful Elections may not be Free and Fair!

Trinidad, Grenada now under warning over Tropical Storm Karen

Source: St. Lucia News Online (TRINIDAD GUARDIAN) — At 5 am to­day the Na­tion­al Hur­ri­cane Cen­ter, Mi­a­mi has up­grad­ed an area of low pres­sure lo­cat­ed to the east of Trinidad… Link: Trinidad, Grenada now under warning over Tropical Storm Karen

SLASPA To Host The Region’s First Port Showcase

Source: St. Lucia Times Press Release:-  Castries, September 20, 2019 -The Saint Lucia Air and Sea Ports Authority will host the region’s first ever Port Showcase. This one of… Link: SLASPA To Host The Region’s First Port Showcase

Tropical Storm Karen forms just east of southern Windward Islands

Source: St. Lucia News Online 6:00 am Weather Report Date: 22nd September 2019 Forecaster: Thomas Auguste & Hyacinthia Camille Present weather at Hewanorra Airport is partly cloudy. Present weather at… Link: Tropical Storm Karen forms just east of southern Windward Islands

Maduro and Venezuela — Playing the Waiting Game?

Source: The St. Lucia Star Much media coverage of the crisis in Venezuela talks of a certain inevitability surrounding the rule of current President Nicolás Maduro. There are many reasons… Link: Maduro and Venezuela — Playing the Waiting Game?

A Rapidly Changing World Demands New Thinking

Source: The St. Lucia Star In my last column I hinted at the apparent stupidity that seems at times to blanket this island. I was careful to point to the… Link: A Rapidly Changing World Demands New Thinking

Dad faces backlash for bungee jumping stunt with toddler

Source: St. Lucia News Online (News.com.au) — An Instagram video showing a father complete a bungee swing jump while holding his 2-year-old daughter is the subject of serious flak online.… Link: Dad faces backlash for bungee jumping stunt with toddler

Guyana: Pregnant woman severely beaten by husband

Source: St. Lucia News Online Swarswattie Etwaroo remains a patient at the hospital (NEWS ROOM GUYANA) — A 33-year-old woman who is five months pregnant is currently hospitalised after she… Link: Guyana: Pregnant woman severely beaten by husband

‘Joe Knows’ Out Of Hospital: ‘God Has Delivered Me!’

Source: St. Lucia Times Snake bite victim ‘Joe Knows’ was discharged from Victoria Hospital Saturday morning, singing the praises of staff at the health care institution. The internationally acclaimed… Link: ‘Joe Knows’ Out Of Hospital: ‘God Has Delivered Me!’

Debutants Impress With Bat And Ball As Tridents Crush Zouks

Source: St. Lucia Times Press Release:– It was a tale of two Powerplays as Barbados Tridents gave their 2019 Hero Caribbean Premier League (CPL) playoff hopes a major boost ahead… Link: Debutants Impress With Bat And Ball As Tridents Crush Zouks

Teenager Shot Dead

Source: St. Lucia Times A teenager was shot dead in La Ressource, Dennery Friday night, law enforcement officials say. The deceased has been identified as Nicholas Jn Louis, 19.… Link: Teenager Shot Dead

T&T Thrash Saint Lucia In Netball

Source: St. Lucia Times By Terry Finisterre Saint Lucia were thrashed 52-13 by Trinidad and Tobago club Elbasan in the opening exchanges of the regional men’s netball tournament, being… Link: T&T Thrash Saint Lucia In Netball

Tourism Industry To Adopt New Action Plan

Source: St. Lucia Times Press Release:- by Anicia Antoine, GIS The Ministry of Tourism in collaboration with The Travel Foundation have officially launched the ‘Low Carbon and Resource Efficient… Link: Tourism Industry To Adopt New Action Plan

The ACS and South-South Cooperation

Source: The Voice SEPTEMBER 12 was observed as the United Nations Day for South-South Cooperation. It’s called ‘South-South’ because it involves ties between … The post The ACS… Link: The ACS and South-South Cooperation

Cross-Border Climate Change Refugees Looming Large

Source: The Voice “HURRICANE Hell” and “The Bahamas is at war being attacked by Hurricane Dorian. And yet The Bahamas has no weapon … The post Cross-Border Climate… Link: Cross-Border Climate Change Refugees Looming Large

Is There No-Turning-Back From Our Dog-Eat-Dog Ways?

Source: The Voice THIS question is frequently asked of themselves by most: What is the significance or purpose of my life? The question … The post Is There… Link: Is There No-Turning-Back From Our Dog-Eat-Dog Ways?

Garbage in Garbage Out

Source: The Voice SOME people are in expectation of my review of the Invest Saint Lucia, Entrepreneur Meetup, held a few weeks ago. … The post Garbage in… Link: Garbage in Garbage Out

Time to Change the Change!

Source: The Voice LIKE most Saint Lucians, I am just going through the tough daily ropes, so to speak, with little hope of … The post Time to… Link: Time to Change the Change!

West Indies Under-19 Rising Stars Training Camp

Source: The St. Lucia Star The West Indies Under-19 Rising Stars continue their preparation for the ICC Under-19 World Cup in South Africa in January 2020, with a 10-day camp… Link: West Indies Under-19 Rising Stars Training Camp

Martinus Francois Determined To Fight Deputy Speaker Case!

Source: The St. Lucia Star As he made his way to Tuesday’s House of Assembly sitting, House Speaker Andy Daniel disclosed to reporters that Attorney Martinus Francois, who has filed… Link: Martinus Francois Determined To Fight Deputy Speaker Case!

Are cows more important to government than the lives of citizens?

Source: The St. Lucia Star Last month the government’s Division of Transport declared its alarm at increasing reports of stray animals on the island`s roads, particularly along major roadways. In… Link: Are cows more important to government than the lives of citizens?

SLP SAYS DARK CLOUDS THREATEN CBI PROGRAM: WHO’S TO BLAME?

Source: The St. Lucia Star Tuesday was not the first time Castries South East MP Guy Joseph read, from the STAR, history supportive of his position during a House debate. … Link: SLP SAYS DARK CLOUDS THREATEN CBI PROGRAM: WHO’S TO BLAME?

Reports of possible sale of Sandals Resorts resurface

Source: St. Lucia News Online Sandals CEO Adam Stewart (JAMAICA GLEANER) — The possible sale of Sandals Resorts International’s chain of hotels is back in the news, but CEO and… Link: Reports of possible sale of Sandals Resorts resurface

Petrotrin to be sold to OWTU for US$700 million

Source: St. Lucia News Online OWTU members led by President General Ancel Roget. * Photo by KRISTIAN DE SILVA (TRINIDAD GUARDIAN) — Cab­i­net has agreed to se­lect Pa­tri­ot­ic En­er­gies and… Link: Petrotrin to be sold to OWTU for US0 million

When Will Local Politicians, Journalists Embrace Reality!

Source: The St. Lucia Star For some time now, going back to the headier days of George Odlum and Peter Josie, House sessions have more than anything else been bad… Link: When Will Local Politicians, Journalists Embrace Reality!

Trinidad: Fake cops handcuff and kill ‘Danny Boy’

Source: St. Lucia News Online Killed: Daniel “Danny Boy” Gowrie (TRINIDAD EXPRESS) — Men wearing police tactical gear shot and killed a Petit Valley man on Thursday night. (adsbygoogle =… Link: Trinidad: Fake cops handcuff and kill ‘Danny Boy’

Cuba deploys oxen, wood-fired ovens to overcome fuel crisis

Source: St. Lucia News Online People waiting in line to buy cooking gas Reuters/Fernando Medina (Reuters) – Cuba is deploying oxen to replace tractors, using wood instead of gas at… Link: Cuba deploys oxen, wood-fired ovens to overcome fuel crisis

Reynolds To Represent Saint Lucia At IAAF World Championships

Source: St. Lucia Times By Terry Finisterre Saint Lucia’s two-time male athlete of the year, Albert Reynolds, has accepted an invitation to compete at the IAAF World Athletics Championships… Link: Reynolds To Represent Saint Lucia At IAAF World Championships

Jamaica: Woman says ghost asked her for directions to town

Source: St. Lucia News Online Carmen Hall says she can see ghosts. (JAMAICA STAR) — We sometimes wonder what would cause someone to live near a cemetery, but for 69-year-old… Link: Jamaica: Woman says ghost asked her for directions to town

New tropical storm or depression ‘likely to form early next week’

Source: St. Lucia News Online Source: National Hurricane Centre 6:00 pm Weather Report Date: 20th September 2019 Forecaster: Maclean Jn Baptiste (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); Present weather at Hewanorra… Link: New tropical storm or depression ‘likely to form early next week’

US: Delta flight plunges 30,000 feet in minutes

Source: St. Lucia Times (CNN) Don’t read this if you’re traveling any time soon. Passengers on a Delta flight this week were terrified when their plane plunged mid-air, dropping… Link: US: Delta flight plunges 30,000 feet in minutes

MARKETING ASSISTANT — Automotive Art

Source: The Voice We’re looking for a dynamic Marketing Assistant to be part of Automotive Art’s in-house Marketing Department. Job Status: Full Time. … The post MARKETING ASSISTANT… Link: MARKETING ASSISTANT — Automotive Art

Retailers Blamed For Sugar Shortage

Source: St. Lucia Times The Ministry Of Commerce has blamed hoarding by retailers for a ‘false’ shortage of sugar, HTS News reported Thursday night. The TV channel said that… Link: Retailers Blamed For Sugar Shortage

Badly Decomposed Body Discovered In Vieux Fort

Source: St. Lucia Times (UPDATE: WASCO Responds To Discovery Of Body) Saint Lucia police are investigating the discovery of a badly decomposed body at Grace, Vieux Fort. A  law… Link: Badly Decomposed Body Discovered In Vieux Fort

A flaw in iOS 13 can expose your contact details

Source: St. Lucia Times New York (CNN Business) A flaw in iOS 13, the new iPhone operating system Apple released Thursday, exposes contact details stored in iPhones without requiring… Link: A flaw in iOS 13 can expose your contact details

Saint Lucia Records Reduction In Backlog Of Court Cases

Source: St. Lucia Times Justice Minister Hermangild Francis has disclosed that from a backlog of over 2000 cases when the current administration came into power, the figure had been… Link: Saint Lucia Records Reduction In Backlog Of Court Cases

Sandals’ Joanna Alfred talks about her star athlete daughter Julien

Source: St. Lucia News Online Joanna (left) and her daughter Julien (PRESS RELEASE) – The mother of star track athlete Julien Alfred credits the support she receives from Sandals Grande… Link: Sandals’ Joanna Alfred talks about her star athlete daughter Julien

Argentine Senate approves emergency food law as crisis worsens

Source: St. Lucia News Online (Reuters) – Argentina’s Senate unanimously approved a law yesterday that will increase state funds dedicated to fighting hunger and improving nutrition as the country grapples… Link: Argentine Senate approves emergency food law as crisis worsens

Protest in Jamaica over planned mining

Source: St. Lucia News Online Protesters march along Hanover Street on their way to Gordon House in Kingston, yesterday, where a petition was delivered to Parliament asking that no mining… Link: Protest in Jamaica over planned mining

NWU Urges Recall Of Terminated SLASPA Employee

Source: St. Lucia Times Press Release:– The National Workers Union (NWU) has conveyed its astonishment to the Management of the Saint Lucia Air & Seaports Authority (SLASPA) for a decision… Link: NWU Urges Recall Of Terminated SLASPA Employee

Skills For Youth Employment Project Accepting Applications

Source: St. Lucia Times Press Release:-  The Ministry of Education, Innovation, Gender Relations and Sustainable Development has signed a contract to implement a Skills for Youth Employment (SkYE) Project… Link: Skills For Youth Employment Project Accepting Applications

Saint Lucia Group Condemns Strengthening Of US Sanctions Against Cuba

Source: St. Lucia Times Press Release:- The Humanistic Solidarity Association (Saint Lucia-Cuba) is deeply saddened by the continued and further strengthening of sanctions against the people and government of Cuba… Link: Saint Lucia Group Condemns Strengthening Of US Sanctions Against Cuba

PM Meets National Health Insurance Committee

Source: St. Lucia Times Prime Minister Allen Chastanet has concluded a meeting with with the National Health Insurance Committee and consultants from the World Bank. Wednesday night’s meeting came… Link: PM Meets National Health Insurance Committee

CPL T20 2019: Must Win Matches for Zouks at DSCG

Source: The Voice AFTER collecting their first point in the 2019 Hero Caribbean Premier League (HCPL) T20 against the Jamaica Tallawahs at Sabina … The post CPL T20… Link: CPL T20 2019: Must Win Matches for Zouks at DSCG

CAMERON BELLAMY: Longest Channel Swim Ever – Barbados to Saint Lucia

Source: The Voice ON Sunday 15th September 2019, about 5.00 p.m. renowned South African ultra-endurance athlete, Cameron Bellamy, completed the longest recorded channel … The post CAMERON BELLAMY:… Link: CAMERON BELLAMY: Longest Channel Swim Ever – Barbados to Saint Lucia

Saint Lucian Female Footballers Doing Well in the USA

Source: The Voice FREE Kick Foundation recruits Chrissy Cox and Samara Edward from Saint Lucia and Mitchlyn Morgan from Dominica all played major … The post Saint Lucian… Link: Saint Lucian Female Footballers Doing Well in the USA

St. Lucia’s First Underwater Wedding

Source: The Voice Only in its third year, the Saint Lucia Dive Festival has produced its first underwater wedding,“a major highlight for us … The post St. Lucia’s… Link: St. Lucia’s First Underwater Wedding

CONCACAF NATIONS LEAGUE: Saint Lucia versus El Salvador at DSCG

Source: The Voice THE Confederation of North, Central America and Caribbean Association Football (CONCACAF) earlier this week confirmed the schedule and venues for … The post CONCACAF NATIONS… Link: CONCACAF NATIONS LEAGUE: Saint Lucia versus El Salvador at DSCG

King Defends His Credibility

Source: St. Lucia Times Former Saint Lucia Prime Minister Stephenson King has been defending his credibility in the face of accusations that his silence amid criticism of the current PM,… Link: King Defends His Credibility

New Sentencing Guidelines for Saint Lucia

Source: The Voice NEW sentencing guidelines for Saint Lucia and other Members of the Eastern Caribbean Supreme Court will come into effect on … The post New Sentencing… Link: New Sentencing Guidelines for Saint Lucia

Resident Representative for OAS Saint Lucia

Source: The Voice THE Organization of American States, (OAS) national office in Saint Lucia now has a representative, Costa Rican Lilly G. Ching-Soto. … The post Resident Representative… Link: Resident Representative for OAS Saint Lucia

“SA KA FETE” to the Residents of Cornerstone

Source: The Voice BRITISH national, Taslima Khan, founder of TASLIMA K, has partnered with the Saint Lucian-based Caribbean Elective to create an arts-therapy … The post “SA KA… Link: “SA KA FETE” to the Residents of Cornerstone

Saint Lucia Opposition ‘Ready’ For Elections

Source: St. Lucia Times The opposition Saint Lucia Labour Party (SLP) says it is ready for elections, with many persons ready to represent the party at the polls. So… Link: Saint Lucia Opposition ‘Ready’ For Elections

Minister King, NWU, Secure St. Lucia and G4S to meet over wage dispute

Source: St. Lucia News Online Minister King (PRESS RELEASE) — Minister for Infrastructure, Ports, Energy and Labour Stephenson King has informed the National Workers Union (NWU) that he is making… Link: Minister King, NWU, Secure St. Lucia and G4S to meet over wage dispute

Saint Lucia To Improve Branding, Marketing Of Carnival

Source: St. Lucia Times Press Release:– Export Saint Lucia has successfully garnered funding from the highly subscribed Cultural and Creative Industries Innovation Fund (CIIF). The Cultural and Creative Industries Innovation… Link: Saint Lucia To Improve Branding, Marketing Of Carnival

SMJ Beverages Ltd Saint Lucia launches new ‘low-sugar’ Busta Chill

Source: St. Lucia News Online Gaius Harry, assistant general manager, SMJ Beverages Ltd Saint Lucia, announcing the arrival of the new Busta Chill. (PRESS RELEASE) — SMJ Beverages Ltd Saint Lucia… Link: SMJ Beverages Ltd Saint Lucia launches new ‘low-sugar’ Busta Chill

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