22 St Lucia students return home from Venezuela
Dominica News Online

In light of the economic situation in Venezuela the St Lucian government, through the Ministry of Education, has decided to return 22 medical students home. Permanent Secretary, Esther Brathwaite said that the welfare of...

ECTEL to discuss regulatory matters in sub-region
Antigua Observer

CASTRIES, St. Lucia, Jun 21, CMC – Members of the Eastern Caribbean Telecommunications Authority (ECTEL) meets in St. Vincent on Wednesday to consider a number of regulatory matters confronting the sub-region.

OECS observing 35th anniversary
Antigua Observer

CASTRIES, St. Lucia, Jun 18, CMC – The nine-member Organisation of Eastern Caribbean States (OECS) is observing its 35th anniversary on Saturday with officials indicating that the successes of the sub-regional...

Nine-year-old boy dies from HINI virus in St Lucia
Jamaica Gleaner

Health authorities have urged St Lucians to remain vigilant and guard against vector borne diseases after a nine-year-old boy died from the HINI virus. The Trinidad-based Caribbean Public Health Agency (CARPHA) confirmed...

Child from St. Lucia dies after contracting Swine Flu virus
Dominica News Online

A nine-year-old girl from St. Lucia has died after contracting the H1N1 virus, commonly known as the Swine Flu, prompting an investigation and health officials calling on residents to be vigilant and remain on guard...

A New Dawn has Beckon for all Saint Lucians with the Demise of Labour (Guest Opinion)
Antigua Observer

This article is dedicated to those Saint Lucians who used the democratic process to oust a government that had began taking them for granted and who for over four and half years thought that the people were morons, plebs...

Emissions Control’s Donal Smith Visits St. Lucia
Bernews

Donal Smith, the CEO of Bermuda Emissions Control, was in St. Lucia recently to discuss the many environmental issues confronting the Caribbean...

St. Lucia implements open ship registry
Antigua Observer

The St. Lucia Air and Sea Ports Authority (SLASPA) says the island is expected to gain several benefits after a decision to implement an open ship registry allowing for companies or people from another countries to...

Communities, scientists partner to restore Saint Lucia mangroves
Jamaica Gleaner

OFFICERS from the departments of forestry and fisheries, together with Saint Lucia National Trust staff and residents of Vieux Fort and Praslin, recently joined regional experts to establish mangrove nurseries to help...

Caricom deficiences leading to FRAGMENTATION AND WEAKNESS
Anguilla Life

By Sir Ronald Sanders - (This commentary is a shortened version of a Feature Address to the St Lucia Hotels and Tourist Association on 19May, 2016)

SLP urges voters not to gamble with their future
Antigua Observer

CASTRIES, St. Lucia, May 23, CMC – The ruling St. Lucia Labour Party (SLP) has warned voters against accepting the promise of the opposition United Workers Party (UWP) regarding a promise to remove the value added...

Sandals Foundation spending US$1.5-m annually on improving Caribbean lives
Jamaica Observer

MONTEGO BAY, St James (JIS): Programmes manager at the Sandals Foundation, Heidi Clarke has disclosed that the seven-year old entity has been spending US$1.5 million annually to help improve the lives of Jamaicans and...

Economist critical of ruling party’s 15-point programme
Jamaica Observer

CASTRIES, St Luca (CMC) — A former member of the ruling St Lucia Labour Party (SLP) has poured cold water on a 15-point programme which Prime Minister Dr Kenny Anthony says a new SLP Administration will implement if...

Fish, belly, official & bird
Jamaica Observer

Friends, mi did feel sorry fi di four fish dem (4, 30) weh get stuck inna di shallow pool a muddy water. Everybody was wondering how dem end up deh so. Local News Mon, 23 May 2016 00:00:00 GMT Economist critical of ruling...

‘Man no haffi tief’
Jamaica Observer

TYRONE Taylor proudly displayed the more than 40 goats, mainly Nubian-bred, that he now owns as he spoke with the Jamaica Observer North and East about the value of hard work and commitment. Local News Mon, 23 May 2016...

Farming a way of life
Jamaica Observer

COOPER’S Hill, which is located above the Rio Grande Valley in western Portland, is a small farming community where residents work together for the community’s development, despite the small population and bad...

Marvin ‘Jubby’ Brown braves sharks to care for family
Jamaica Observer

ONE would think that after many close encounters with sharks, Marvin “Jubby” Brown would give up fishing, especially spearfishing. But the 44-year-old said he is not prepared to put away his speargun just yet...

Agriculture can transform Ja’s economy, says CDB president
Jamaica Observer

Caribbean Development Bank (CDB) President Dr Warren Smith believes agriculture can potentially transform Jamaica’s economy into one that engenders growth and prosperity. Local News Mon, 23 May 2016 00:00:00 GMT...

Memorial service held for slain US missionaries
Jamaica Observer

Mourners attend a memorial service at Boscobel United Church, last Saturday, for two United States missionaries who were killed in Wentworth near Albion Mountain, St Mary, on April 30. Local News Mon, 23 May 2016 00:00:00...

Reid defends auxiliary fee policy
Jamaica Observer

MONTEGO BAY, St James — Education Minister Senator Ruel Reid has again argued that his Government’s planned removal of auxiliary fees will not have a negative effect on high schools as was being claimed by the...

‘Youthman, don’t let negative influences overpower you’
Jamaica Observer

State minister in the Ministry of National Security Senator Pearnel Charles Jr has urged wards at the Metcalfe Street Juvenile Remand Centre for boys to find a positive goal to work towards and not allow the negative...

Photo: Open Day at Tavares Gardens
Jamaica Observer

Special projects officer at the Jamaica Information Service (JIS) Christine Ade-Gold (right), explains to students of Tavares Gardens Primary School what the JIS book, ‘Jamaican Folk Customs and Beliefs,’ is all...

US Coast Guard seizes US10m in illegal drugs in the Caribbean Sea
Jamaica Observer

MIAMI, USA — The United States Coast Guard says it has seized US$10.1 million in illegal drugs in the Caribbean Sea. Local News Mon, 23 May 2016 00:00:00 GMT Photo: Open Day at Tavares Gardens...

W Kingston residents unable to bring civil action against State?
Jamaica Observer

Rights group Jamaicans For Justice (JFJ) says it is deeply concerned that after this May 24-26 anniversary of the “terrible loss of life”, residents of Tivoli Gardens and West Kingston would be unable to bring...

Photo: Observing faithful labour
Jamaica Observer

(From left) The Jamaica Observer’s Sharla Murray Wright, account executive, agency; and Nichelle Wright, sales executive, get a hand with painting the outer wall of Faith Tabernacle Basic School on Lyndhurst Road in...

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