Archive for September, 2016

TOURISM STRATEGIES

TOURISM STRATEGIES

SLTB Set to Function Under A New Entity By Reginald Andrew WITH the Saint Lucia Tourist Board (SLTB) poised to take on a new identity as the island’s leading marketing agency—proposals are being put forward to reinvigorate the tourism industry. […]

by / on September 12, 2016 at 6:20 PM /
Artists To Paint The Beauty Of St. Lucia

Artists To Paint The Beauty Of St. Lucia

  “Art adds to a community, attracts a core of people who are intelligent, creative and bring new ideas. They have a lot of energy, which is a really wonderful thing for a community to have.” Landscape painters will invade […]

by / on September 12, 2016 at 6:14 PM /
St. Lucia Observes Ozone Day – Sept. 16

St. Lucia Observes Ozone Day – Sept. 16

INTERNATIONAL Day for the Preservation of the Ozone Layer or Ozone Day, as it is more commonly known, is celebrated annually on September 16. The day was designated by the United Nations General Assembly in 1994, and is mainly intended […]

by / on September 12, 2016 at 6:00 PM /
ICN CEO Says Caribbean Must Think Beyond Status Quo

ICN CEO Says Caribbean Must Think Beyond Status Quo

  CaribPR Wire, NEW YORK, NY: CARIBBEAN leaders need to throw out the old play book, and think big – beyond the status quo. That’s the word from Felicia J. Persaud, CEO and founder of Invest Caribbean Now (ICN), to […]

by / on September 12, 2016 at 5:52 PM /
Island Routes To Host First Caribbean Attractions Conference

Island Routes To Host First Caribbean Attractions Conference

WORLD’s Leading Caribbean Attraction Company to stage inaugural Island Routes Certified Partner Conference in Jamaica More than 50 of the Caribbean’s top attractions providers will come together in Jamaica to discuss industry challenges and opportunities for growth and development when […]

by / on September 12, 2016 at 5:40 PM /
Volunteer St. Lucia Has New Coordinator

Volunteer St. Lucia Has New Coordinator

VOLUNTEER Saint Lucia has a new Coordinator. He is Merphilus James, an immediate past Training Officer with the National Skills Development Centre (NSDC) and former Programme Officer in the Office of the Prime Minister. He replaces Cyril Saltibus, who held […]

by / on September 12, 2016 at 4:32 PM /
UWP Pays Tribute To Sir John

UWP Pays Tribute To Sir John

Prime Minister Allen Chastanet Praises His Legacy As ‘Father Of The Nation’ On the anniversary of the passing of Sir John George Melvin Compton, KBE, PC, Saint Lucia’s Prime Minister Allen M. Chastanet has praised the legacy of the “Father […]

by / on September 12, 2016 at 4:24 PM /
Israel Kristal Is World’s Oldest  Living Man

Israel Kristal Is World’s Oldest Living Man

  Guinness World Records’ Head of Records Marco Frigatti awarded a certificate to the 112-year-old Holocaust survivor at his home in Haifa. It’s official! The Guinness World Records has confirmed that Israel Kristal of Haifa is now the world’s oldest living man. […]

by / on September 12, 2016 at 4:13 PM /
CARICOM Secretary General Pays Courtesy Call On PM Chastanet

CARICOM Secretary General Pays Courtesy Call On PM Chastanet

At a Tuesday, September 6, 2016 meeting, Prime Minister Hon. Allen M. Chastanet reaffirmed his willingness to ensure that the Caribbean Community – CARICOM successfully revamps and revitalizes into a more dynamic and highly influential regional and global entity. Prime […]

by / on September 12, 2016 at 4:03 PM /
St. Jude Hospital Celebrates Golden Jubilee

St. Jude Hospital Celebrates Golden Jubilee

SAINT Jude Hospital (SJH) celebrated 50 years of providing healthcare services to the people of St Lucia with a church service today at the George Odlum Stadium. The hospital’s golden jubilee allows the institution to reflect on the many trials […]

by / on September 12, 2016 at 4:00 PM /