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  1. Saint Lucia Non-Life Insurance: Market Update - New Market Study PublishedRead the original story

    15 hrs ago | PR-inside.com

    This report is the result of Timetric's extensive market research covering the non life insurance market in Saint Lucia. It contains detailed data on market dynamics along with latest industry happenings and industry players in Saint Lucia.

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  2. Letter: Is the aristocrat Allen Chastanet the unrepentant sinner on his throne?Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 24 | Caribbean News Now!

    ... a tourism consultant for EC$1.22 million, to do the job of a statistician. Oh yeah, last month the government of Saint Lucia had to issue bonds to raise money to compensate for the Black Bay lands. In the politics of verbal chess match the UWP "pee ...

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  3. Improvements in the pipeline for St Lucia water supplyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 21 | Caribbean News Now!

    CASTRIES, St Lucia -- The Caribbean Development Bank is supporting Saint Lucia's efforts to deliver a reliable, climate resilient supply of potable water to the northern districts of the island by providing US$14.8 million to fund improvements to the John Compton Dam and operations of the Water and Sewerage Company of St Lucia The supply of potable water from the dam has been unreliable, with more than 93,000 residents and the many businesses that operate in the northern districts having to endure severe water shortages every two to three years. With shortages due to the underperforming dam, residents, hotels, schools, and medical facilities within the serviced area have had to cope with disruptive rationing.

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  4. WICB continues series of town-hall meetings to re-engage the publicRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 16 | Caribbean News Now!

    KINGSTON, Jamaica -- As part of continued efforts for the public to participate in the series of town-hall meetings, the West Indies Cricket Board will be in Saint Lucia and Guyana over the next two weeks. Fans in those two territories will get the chance to ask questions and make comments about the sport and how the region can merge its efforts to make the cricket industry more viable than it has been.

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  5. Letter: Allen Chastanet calls clinical psychologist for helpRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 16 | Caribbean News Now!

    Statement In readiness for my medication by Dr Sharon-Ann Gopaul-McNicol, let me remind my loyal subjects, whatever rules that now guide that process will not be thrown out of the window. If you do not like the decisions made, go and form your own party.

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  6. Commentary: The philosophy of a diverse phenomenonRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 15 | Caribbean News Now!

    ... to disclose. In this context, the establishment of a global residence and citizenship programme as presented in Saint Lucia "is flavoured at the behest of intoxication, committed to the art form of prostitution on Saint Lucia's patrimony." On this ...

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  7. First OECS climate change symposium on COP 21 issues to be held on WednesdayRead the original story

    Tuesday Jul 14 | Caribbean News Now!

    CASTRIES, St Lucia -- Civil society and government representatives from Organisation of Eastern Caribbean States member states will on Wednesday share their issues regarding climate change as well as discuss ways of strengthening support for OECS negotiators at the global climate change process in Paris 2015 later this year. The activity to be held in Saint Lucia is a climate change symposium guided by the theme: Climate change matters to me and to you.

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  8. Commentary: Economic Citizenship: The way I see itRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 13 | Caribbean News Now!

    ... the maintenance of networks of drains on their farms. Lydia Bertille Faisal is a practicing attorney at law in Saint Lucia. Prior to becoming a lawyer in 2002, she worked in the agricultural industry, first as an extension officer, teacher of ...

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  9. Saint Lucia Welcomes New United Service From Chicago Starting DecemberRead the original story

    Monday Jul 13 | Hotel Interactive

    With visitors arriving at a record pace from the U.S. - showing a year-to-date increase of 9 percent over 2014 - Saint Lucia will welcome additional winter season flights as United Airlines launches inaugural non-stop service from Chicago. Commencing December 19, 2015, the weekly service departs Chicago O'Hare International Airport for Saint Lucia's Hewanorra International Airport every Saturday through to April 9, 2016.

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  10. Commentary: Blindfolds measure up conveniently in St LuciaRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 6 | Caribbean News Now!

    By Melanius Alphonse Under Saint Lucia's party control system, defining a distinctive edge to untapped generation change, accompanied by political change is nonexistent. Alongside this backdrop, an unreal strategic assessment of market conditions and unrelated investment is contributing to widening the socio-economic divide.

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  11. St Lucia government pressed on economic citizenship proposalRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 5 | Caribbean News Now!

    ... Please chip in to help support our work this year. By Caribbean News Now contributor CASTRIES, St Lucia -- The Saint Lucia government's desire to sell thousands of passports abroad in exchange for huge sums of cash through the economic citizenship ...

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  12. Letter: A horse and a jackass, soul fools for SLPRead the original story

    Tuesday Jun 30 | Caribbean News Now!

    ... it's the most independence we can get. Okay, old boy, how about another question: What is similar with the Saint Lucia Labour Party (SLP) horse and a jackass? You mean the real similarity! Why not, okay! Answer: Shelldon loads and reloads oftentimes ...

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  13. Commentary: It's time for a democratic awakening in St LuciaRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 28 | Caribbean News Now!

    ... than ever is the opportunity to blossom with enthusiasm, build on future ideas and visions, and to finally turn Saint Lucia onto a sustainable path. The result is reliant not only on gaining the opportunities and resources, but to seize this moment ...

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  14. Letter: Saint Lucia's tangled webRead the original story

    Jun 22, 2015 | Caribbean News Now!

    ... that matter, the right or qualification to lead a country, especially a country in such a state of depression as Saint Lucia is presently. Why would we give a train carrying the entire population of Saint Lucia to be conducted by a novice who has ...

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  15. We do not manage failed economies in the Caribbean, says St Lucia PMRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 16, 2015 | Caribbean News Now!

    Prime Minister of St Lucia Dr Kenny Anthony addressing the media at a press conference after the opening ceremony of the CGF By Andre Huie CASTRIES, St Lucia -- We do not manage failed economies in the Caribbean, but broken ones and we just need to pick up the pieces. That was the sentiment of the prime minister of Saint Lucia Dr Kenny Anthony while addressing the opening ceremony of the World Bank's Caribbean Growth Forum on Tuesday morning.

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  16. Letter: Allen Chastanet declares: 'I cleaned septic tanks ... and I did it with pride'Read the original story

    Jun 15, 2015 | Caribbean News Now!

    Dear Sir: On top of all my old age problems living on the island I am bombarded with political news on radio and television not worth my time and vote. The United Workers Party propaganda is all over the place, trying as they may to rebrand the aristocrat Allen Chastanet as a poor boy, like many Saint Lucians, which he is not and never can be who struggled to grow-up and are still scrunting for a living.

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  17. Xenophobia in St Lucia condemnedRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 14, 2015 | Caribbean News Now!

    ... government was not forthcoming regarding its involvement in sanctioning the operations of Lambirds Academy in Saint Lucia. Eventually, on May 3, 2015, Emma Hippolyte, the minister responsible for commerce, business development, investment and ...

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  18. St. Lucia is the perfect romantic destinationRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 13, 2015 | New York Daily News

    ... than it really is. Jade Mountain, a romantic luxury resort that's carved out of the top of a rocky slope on Saint Lucia's southwest Caribbean coast. Once through the gates, and settled into your private bungalow (Ti Kaye means small house) with its ...

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  19. Letter: Police teefing, guns walking, not all cops are rottenRead the original story

    Jun 8, 2015 | Caribbean News Now!

    Dear Sir: What a grim day it was to watch and listen to the Royal Saint Lucia Police Force Acting Commissioner of Police Errol Alexander explain that not all our men and women in the force have been proven to be bad eggs. It's easier to say the blue code of conduct does not exist.

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  20. Saint Lucian embassy in Taiwan now openRead the original story

    Jun 8, 2015 | Caribbean News Now!

    TAIPEI, Taiwan -- The government of Saint Lucia opened an embassy last Thursday in Taiwan the Caribbean country's first in Asia, in an effort to strengthen bilateral ties. The inauguration ceremony was presided over by Saint Lucia Prime Minister Dr Kenny Anthony, and attended by minister for external affairs, international trade and civil aviation Alva Baptiste; permanent representative of Saint Lucia to the United Nations Menissa Rambally; and other Saint Lucian officials.

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