Like most countries in the Caribbean, Saint Lucia has suffered more than its fair share of political scandals, from opposition allegations of the government’s misuse of Taiwanese funds to the controversial leasing of acres of the island’s seabed to a notorious American oil speculator — a matter currently pending before the ICSID at great cost to local taxpayers. It is worth underscoring that, despite countless allegations, no local official has appeared before a judge and jury on charges of corruption.
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- St. Lucia Star
- 28, July 10:00 am