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(AP) — Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro is boosting the minimum wage again amid the country’s relentless battle against hyperinflation. Maduro presented his economic plans Monday at the start to his second disputed term, with increasing calls for him to give up power in the crisis-wracked country. Though rich in oil, Venezuela is enduring a historic ...

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If you know someone who needs a wheelchair, the national council of and for persons with disabilities wants to hear from you. The council, through its agreement with the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints, has received a consignment of mobility devices and wants to make life easier for someone in need.
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The minister with responsibility for external affairs is doubling down on Saint Lucia’s decision to not recognize the legitimacy of Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro. Maduro was sworn in for a second six-year term on Thursday. Minister Sarah Flood-Beaubrun says while Venezuela remains a friend, Saint Lucia cannot ignore the ongoing crisis that country. 
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Professional and amateur musicians came together in the community of Laborie, for the third installment of the Laborie steel pan and Brazilian percussion workshop.  The event is hosted by Labowie Productions and directed by world renowned pan players and composers.
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You may recall that in late 2018, the SLP made good on a promise to file a motion of no confidence in Prime Minister Allen Chastanet.  That motion was formally handed in by opposition leader Philip J Pierre to the clerk of parliament on November 20th.  It’s January 2019 and members of the media asked the opposition …
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In an expected rejoinder from the opposition Saint Lucia Labour Party, Philip J Pierre and his opposition members sought to dismantle Prime Minister Allen Chastanet’s maiden new year’s address, during a January 15 press conference.  Pierre’s speech titled, ‘Time For Truth’ offered line by line scrutiny and raised counter arguments, in an attempt to disprove Prime …
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The Saint Lucia Hotel and Tourism Association is in mourning, following the killing of a former director Robert Hathaway.  Known affectionately as ‘Bob,’ Hathaway was found dead at his home on Sunday January 13, with marks of violence about the body.  International media houses are reporting on his killing, as well as his contribution to the …
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