Archive for December, 2016

Budget Shortfall

Budget Shortfall

Parliamentarians Debate On Borrowing Funds PARLIAMENTARIANS on either side of the political divide, this week, got involved in some lengthy debate pertaining to government’s proposal to borrow the sum of approximately $120 million to undertake national projects. A Sitting of […]

by / on December 28, 2016 at 3:29 PM /
St. Lucia Readies For Season Of Festivals  With Jazz & More

St. Lucia Readies For Season Of Festivals With Jazz & More

SAINT Lucia’s tourism product is about to get even more unique as the Government begins to roll out plans for the establishment of a new entity to manage the island’s festivals! At a press conference on Friday, at the Prime […]

by / on December 28, 2016 at 3:16 PM /
Bank Of St. Lucia Changing Hands

Bank Of St. Lucia Changing Hands

              In its largest acquisition to date, a Jamaica-registered, St. Lucia-incorporated investment holding company will take over the Bank of Saint Lucia International Limited (BOSLIL). The cost of the acquisition – the first banking […]

by / on December 28, 2016 at 3:05 PM /
Digicel CEO Says Company Sound

Digicel CEO Says Company Sound

Telecommunications Company Digicel says it “fundamentally disagrees” with a report by independent research provider CreditSights that the company was facing an uncertain future due to high debt, currency fluctuations and change in consumer behaviour. The report, published on Saturday in […]

by / on December 28, 2016 at 3:03 PM /

Education Minister Addresses SALCC Graduates

As we get engrossed in activities and events for the festive season, it is also a time for reflection and to take stock of our responsibilities and commitments in charting a progressive path along the journey. The Mirror takes this […]

by / on December 28, 2016 at 3:00 PM /
This Season – Examine The Horns

This Season – Examine The Horns

AS the season of good cheer and goodwill consumes us all, it is very important that as consumers our guards are not lowered as a result of excessive consumption of food and beverages. At this time of the year, unsuspecting […]

by / on December 28, 2016 at 2:46 PM /
Laborie Community  Receives Christmas Cheer

Laborie Community Receives Christmas Cheer

                  SELECTED residents of the Laborie Community were treated to a Christmas luncheon and hamper distribution on Saturday, December 17, 2016, at the Laborie Parish Hall.  This event was sponsored by the […]

by / on December 28, 2016 at 2:44 PM /
Special Needs Children  Party With Prime Minister

Special Needs Children Party With Prime Minister

SPECIAL needs children from learning centres in Saint Lucia were treated to a day of fun and excitement at The Prime Minister’s official residence on December 8. Prime Minister Allen Chastanet was elated to spend some time with the children […]

by / on December 28, 2016 at 2:38 PM /
Don’t Go Over board For Fete Sake

Don’t Go Over board For Fete Sake

This is the time of year when people go overboard with their spending trying to please themselves friends and family. They try to ensure that they have the finest garments, enough food to feed themselves and their maybe visitors, they […]

by / on December 28, 2016 at 2:34 PM /
Obituaries

Obituaries

by / on December 28, 2016 at 2:29 PM /