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Attorney at Law Mary Francis is planning go on a campaign this year to ensure enforcement of environmental legislation. She is at her wits end dealing with a nuisance created by one of her neighbours in Sans Souci who has been renovating his property. The Attorney at Law disclosed that as a result of the […]

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Under the theme ‘In Pursuit of Excellence on and off the Field’, one of Saint Lucia’s most successful track and field clubs recently held its Awards Ceremony at the Resource Centre in Gros Islet. In addition to the Elite Track and Field Club hierarchy that included President Dona Emmanuel, special guests included Gros Islet parliamentary representative Lenard Montoute and his wife Barbara; plus 2018 Sportsman of the Year and guest speaker, Albert Reynolds who is also a member of this elite club.

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Saint Lucia’s Cannabis Commission has not accomplished its initial goal of submitting a report —which would give advice on a legislative and regulatory framework for cannabis—to the government by the end of 2019. Formed in August, the Commission embarked on a public consultation drive in November, making seven stops around the country. At the final town hall meeting on December 9, Commission Chairman Michael Gordon QC told the STAR he was hopeful the report would be submitted on schedule, failing which a mid-January deadline would be the latest.

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Prime Minister Allen Chastanet has congratulated her excellency Tsai Ing-wen on her re-election as President of Taiwan. “On behalf of the Government and People of Saint Lucia, I extend hearty congratulations to a wonderful friend of Saint Lucia, President of Taiwan- Her Excellency Tsai Ing-wen on her re-election as President of the Republic of China […]

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The MP for Castries Central, Sarah Flood-Beaubrun, in her contribution to the debate, went to the heart of the matter. “I rise to support the motion before us,” she said, “and I have to admit that ever since VAT was introduced, in 2012 I believe, there’s been a question I’ve tried to answer and to this day I’ve not been able to. And the simple question: What mindset, what frame of mind caused a government to place VAT on a reconnection fee of an essential need such as water? What mindset was responsible for that?

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Press Release:– It is with much anticipation that the Saint Luia Blind Welfare is awaiting the arrival of the Kids Insight team who will be visiting Saint Lucia from January 14th through 23rd 2020. Kids Insight (KI), a joint project of the Saint Lucia Blind Welfare Association (SLBWA), the Lions Clubs of Saint Lucia, and West […]

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The council [of the Saint Lucia National Trust] shall, with the approval of the minister, and upon such terms and conditions as it may determine, appoint a director.” So states Section 46 of the National Trust Rules established on June 2, 1984. The minister referred to is also the nation’s prime minister, who recently gave the thumbs down to the Trust’s submission of Jeanine Compton-Antoine as a replacement for the present director Bishnu Tulsie, soon to proceed on retirement. It is unclear whether the rules require the minister to offer reasons for his approval or disapproval of Trust submissions.

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Barbados Today:-  One of Barbados’ former civil servants, Juanita Thorington Powlett, has joined local businessman Mark Maloney as a member of the new Board of Directors of struggling airline, LIAT. The island-hopping carrier today announced that it had appointed a new Board of Directors, which will be chaired by former Barbados Prime Minister Professor Owen […]

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Presently many countries are still in the earliest years of a pro-cannabis policy, and many are still seeking to form the foundations of their own domestic industry, with the notion of serving as a market exporter an enticing but distant goal. Nonetheless, those that already have a strong regulatory regime for labelling will have a far easier path to capitalising on strong demand as exporters, compared to those that do not.

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