Archive for May, 2013

Debt Worries For CDB

Debt Worries For CDB

Debt Worries For CDB After a crucial three-day annual meeting which ended at the Sandals Grande Hotel here yesterday (Friday), regional member territories of the Caribbean Development Bank (CDB) will be hoping that the Bank found support for a much-needed […]

by / on May 31, 2013 at 10:08 PM /

NCF Telethon Sunday

NCF Telethon Sunday   St. Lucia-born Hip-Hop music Star, ‘Kayo’ Salton will be the leading performer at the annual National Community Foundation (NCF) Telethon on Sunday, to raise money for education and health assistance to the less fortunate. The concert […]

by / on May 31, 2013 at 10:05 PM /
‘HIA’ New Terminal Urgent –Says SLASPA’s CEO

‘HIA’ New Terminal Urgent –Says SLASPA’s CEO

 ‘HIA’ New Terminal Urgent –Says SLASPA’s CEO   Members of the local private sector have been alerted to potential partnership arrangements which will arise from “new initiatives” for the re-development of Hewanorra International Airport (HIA) – a politically controversial project […]

by / on May 31, 2013 at 10:04 PM /

Murder, Accidents Claim 5 Lives

Murder, Accidents Claim 5 Lives   A police officer awaiting sentencing, a stabbing death in Castries, a mysterious death at Vieux Fort, and three accident fatalities are among the news released by the Royal St. Lucia Police Force (RSLPF) within […]

by / on May 31, 2013 at 10:02 PM /
Rotary Raises Cash For ‘Oliver’

Rotary Raises Cash For ‘Oliver’

Rotary Raises Cash For ‘Oliver’ The Rotary Calabashers have done it again, this time for the Cadet Family. The coral group, which comprises of members of the Rotary Club of Saint Lucia, recently raised a significant amount of money in […]

by / on May 31, 2013 at 9:59 PM /

Review Of Councils Alleges: “Fraud & Corrupt Practices”

Review Of Councils Alleges: “Fraud & Corrupt Practices”   Members of the previous government have taken some swings at the authors and contents of the report on the Financial Review of Town and Village Councils. During remarks at a party […]

by / on May 31, 2013 at 9:57 PM /
UK-Based Group Helps The Blind

UK-Based Group Helps The Blind

UK-Based Group Helps The Blind   The Anse-la-Raye (St. Lucia) UK Association on Tuesday presented cheques to the St. Lucia Blind Welfare Association (SLBWA) and the St. Lucia Diabetic and Hypertension Association. The short ceremony was held at the Office […]

by / on May 31, 2013 at 9:55 PM /

Our Opinion

Taxes on   The People Someone once said that you cannot run a government solely on a business basis….government should be human. It should have a heart. An important element of good governance must also be government’s willingness to listen […]

by / on May 31, 2013 at 9:49 PM /
Thoughts on Politics in Saint Lucia (Part One)

Thoughts on Politics in Saint Lucia (Part One)

Thoughts on Politics in Saint Lucia (Part One)   By Denys Springer   Since arriving in Saint Lucia temporarily from Spain in 1997 to fulfill my word given to the then Principal of Sir Arthur Lewis, Dame Pearlette Louisy to […]

by / on May 31, 2013 at 9:48 PM /
Article13  Know your property rights.

Article13 Know your property rights.

Article13 Know your property rights.     Your right to sue your parents and to be sued by them.   We often read with amazement how children are suing their parents. Our legislation provided for this when it came into […]

by / on May 31, 2013 at 9:37 PM /