April 17, 2021

St Lucia citizenship unit counters opposition pledge to review economic citizenships

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From Caribbean News Now CASTRIES, St Lucia — The Citizenship by Investment Unit (CBIU) in Saint Lucia has attempted to counter a pledge by the opposition St Lucia Labour Party (SLP) to review every citizenship granted by the current government under the country’s citizenship by investment programme (CIP). The SLP statement followed a walk out […]

Cayman Islands: A leader in regional speech therapy

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The Cayman Islands has made its mark in the region as a trailblazer in both medical and educational based speech, language and hearing services. The Health Services Authority’s (HSA’s) Speech Language Pathologist (SLP) Faith Gealey, made this discovery when she attended the Caribbean Speech Hearing Association (CaribSHA) launch last month. CaribSHA, a regional organisation founded […]

St Lucia cabinet rejects bid to end live coverage of parliament

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From Caribbean News Now CASTRIES, St Lucia — According to former member of parliament Richard Frederick, an unnamed member of the Cabinet recently brought an unsuccessful proposal to end live television coverage of parliamentary proceedings in Saint Lucia. This follows a widely ridiculed performance by new prime minister Allen Chastanet last month, as leader of […]

Kenny Anthony resigns as leader of St Lucia Labour Party

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From Jamaica Observer CASTRIES, St Lucia (CMC) – Former prime minister Dr Kenny Anthony has formally resigned as leader of the St Lucia Labour Party (SLP) less than a week after he led the party into defeat in the June 6 general election. The election to choose his successor will most likely be held in […]

UWP wins St Lucia general election

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From St Lucia News Online The United Workers Party (UWP) has been declared the winner of the 2016 general election, after claiming 11 of the 17 constituency seats. The ‘Flambeau’ will now form Saint Lucia’s new government, after the Saint Lucia Labour Party (SLP) only managed to win six constituency seats. Chastanet secured 2,495 votes […]