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Taiwanese Foreign Minister’s Wife Guest of Honour at Ladies Brunch

Image of Mrs. Chastanet, left, presenting a local token of appreciation to the guest of honour.

PRESS RELEASE – AS part of activities during the official visit of Taiwan Foreign Minister, David Tawei Lee, to Saint Lucia, the wife of Prime Minister Allen Chastanet, Mrs. Raquel Duboulay-Chastanet, hosted a special brunch with guest of honour Mrs. Lin Chih Lee.

The informal gathering at the Coal Pot Restaurant allowed the Foreign Minister’s wife the opportunity to share her experiences of life in Taiwan, her role and exchange stories with ladies from various cross sections of the business community.

Image of Mrs. Chastanet, left, presenting a local token of appreciation to the guest of honour.
Mrs. Chastanet, left, presents a local token of appreciation to the guest of honour.

The gathering included the wife of Sir Neville Cenac, Lady JulitaCenac; Speaker of the House, Leonne Theodore-John; Parliamentary Commissioner, Rose Marie Husbands-Mathurin; Senator Mauricia Thomas-Francis; SLISBA president, Paula Calderon; Attorney Beryl George; businesswoman Miranda Alexander; and businesswoman and wife of Investment Minister Bradly Felix, Malaika Felix. The wife of Taiwan resident Ambassador Douglas Shen, Mrs. Lynn Shen, was also in attendance. The breakfast featured was traditional Saint Lucian eats, including bakes and saltfish.

Mrs. Lee expressed immense gratitude for the opportunity to exchange information with the women and spoke glowingly about her first time to Saint Lucia.

During her three-day visit, Mrs. Lee has travelled to and toured parts of Soufriere, as well as visited Saint Lucia’s newest hotel development, The Harbor Club in Rodney Bay.

At the end of the event, Mrs. Chastanet presented Mrs. Lee and Mrs. Shen with locally-made tokens, including a piece by ceramic designer Michelle Elliot, organic beauty products by Patricia Lee and national wear dolls by designer Gregory Lorde. Mrs. Lee was also presented with a custom-made handbag by Christie Creations as a memory of her trip to Saint Lucia.

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