Bizick
Register a Business

St. Lucia News Online on Bizick Buzz

There has been a development in the latest round of the defamation law suit brought by Ernest Hilaire against prime minister Allen Chastanet. While the case has not been thrown out and is by no means over, the eastern Caribbean court of appeal has sided with the prime minister’s lawyers on a technical issue regarding …
Read more

Last year, Antigua’s Prime Minister Gaston Browne made a clarion call to regional colleagues to invest in the ever cash-strapped airline LIAT. The governments of Grenada and St. Kitts and Nevis both responded favourably, each committing to provide EC$1 million. In an interview with the STAR on March 13, 2019, Prime Minister Allen Chastanet said his government would not consider investing in LIAT unless there were significant changes in the airline’s operation. He referenced a Caribbean Development Bank study that suggested three options: restructure the entity; privatize; or shutdown. If Saint Lucia were to buy shares, Chastanet said, the shares would need to be in an entity free to m...

Read more
Saint Lucia prime minister Allen Chastanet has been outlining what his government is doing to tackle the issue of crime. The government leader has promised to pour more resources into to better equipping the police as well as the installation of security cameras to detect crime.
Read more
 Prime minister Allen Chastanet sought to sound a note of optimism in his 2020 new year’s address to the nation on Sunday. The government leader who took a swipe at the opposition through out the speech, expressed confidence in his UWP administration’s ability to deliver on health care, education and national security. He unveiled a …
Read more

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.

The post

Read more

The Saint Lucia National Trust finds it necessary to address the issues raised by the Honourable Prime Minister during his call to Radio 100.1 Helen FM ‘Out Goes In’ programme on Wednesday December 11th, 2019. This matter has lingered in the public domain since that time and this attempt to set the record right is in response to calls from our members to do so.

The post BREAKING NEWS: The National Trust responds to Prime Minister Allen Chastanet appeared first on The St....

Read more