Archive for June, 2017

OECS GAINS BUT ISSUES REMAIN

OECS GAINS BUT ISSUES REMAIN

– Reflections on 36th Anniversary Message — Organization of Eastern Caribbean States (OECS)  Director General Dr. Didacus Jules has pinpointed some of the major achievements of the regional grouping which this week celebrated its 36th.birthday but said there were still […]

by / on June 26, 2017 at 11:40 AM /
KAISO FEVER IS ON!

KAISO FEVER IS ON!

Saint Lucian 2K17 –Carnival vibes is on the go and the Kaiso buzz is heating up at a feverish pitch. Calypso plays a lead role in the annual carnival festival and the Kaiso Tents have been putting on lively presentations […]

by / on June 26, 2017 at 11:37 AM /
PM Allen Chastanet-  new OECS Chairman

PM Allen Chastanet- new OECS Chairman

New Chairman of the Organisation of Eastern Caribbean States (OECS), Prime Minister Honourable Allen M. Chastanet, has called for deeper economic integration and more extensive functional cooperation between small island developing states. Saint Lucia’s Prime Minister took over the chairmanship […]

by / on June 26, 2017 at 11:32 AM /

Build conversation about climate change issues

The Government of Saint Lucia is hosting a series of workshops to foster conversation about taking action on climate change issues on the island. The Government is currently developing a National Adaptation Plan (NAP) to prepare the country for the […]

by / on June 26, 2017 at 11:30 AM /

Business Community to Dialogue on Transforming Education

The Education sector and its relevance to the modern economy has been a growing concern of the members of the St. Lucia Chamber of Commerce. On August, 9  Hon. Dr. Gale T.C. Rigobert, Minister for Education, Innovation, Gender Relations and […]

by / on June 26, 2017 at 11:29 AM /
OECS Agricultural Revolution underway

OECS Agricultural Revolution underway

The Agriculture Sector in OECS Member States is on the brink of a new era in collaborative production for regional and international trade. A comprehensive grouping of regional agriculture stakeholders, which include Ministers, Manufacturers, Traders, representatives from the Bureau of […]

by / on June 26, 2017 at 11:28 AM /
Flow and C&W Business Boost Cyber-Security

Flow and C&W Business Boost Cyber-Security

More and more, it is becoming difficult – if not impossible – to do business without access to the internet, whether fixed, home or office wireless, or even a mobile connection, with the proliferation of smartphones and other similar devices. […]

by / on June 26, 2017 at 11:26 AM /

Sports Academy to Nurture Elite Athletes

For a while now sports enthusiasts and including former and upcoming athletes have lamented the poor state of sports development on the national level. Cognizant of the need to beef up the nation’s athletes to be more competitive in the […]

by / on June 26, 2017 at 11:24 AM /

Cuban Foreign Affairs Minister visits Vienna

The Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Cuba, Bruno Rodriguez Parrilla, was in Vienna, on June; and Highlights of the Press Conference is featured in this article. • The Government of Cuba offers condolences to the Governments of […]

by / on June 26, 2017 at 11:22 AM /
Grow Up Politicians or … Con-Merchants of Saint Lucia

Grow Up Politicians or … Con-Merchants of Saint Lucia

I refuse to believe that man is nothing but a whirling of electron a disease on this planet not soon to be cured. And that we can’t rise to new heights of brotherhood and goodwill towards each other. However, even […]

by / on June 26, 2017 at 11:19 AM /