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Weeklong Shutdown of Country Garners Criticism and Appreciation on Social Media

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Government’s total shutdown of the country today is receiving both a backlash and applause on social media as Saint Lucians …

Petition Urges Government to End Seasonal Contracts for Nurses Amid COVID-19 Pandemic

A petition appealing to the Government of St Lucia to ‘Remove All Nurses on Sessional Contracts’ has been making the …

PM Declares Island Wide Shut Down — Saint Lucians: “Not Enough Time to Prepare”

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COVID-19 has brought life as we know it in Saint Lucia to a screeching halt. A reality that many had …

Saint Lucia Begins COVID-19 Fight to Contain In-Country Transmission

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With an 8:00pm – 5:00am curfew in place followed from today, April 1, 2020 by a total shutdown of the …

Ministry of Agriculture Eases Farmers Fears

The Minister of Agriculture, Ezechiel Joseph, this morning on a radio program broadcasted in Creole, eased the concerns of the …

Assessing the Impact Assessment of COVID-19 on OECS Business and Business Support Organisation

The Organisation of Eastern Caribbean States (OECS) through its Competitive Business Unit (CBU) is measuring the impact of the outbreak …

IT’S NO JOKE – WE ARE CLOSED

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The island of Saint Lucia will for the first time in decades, enter a 24-hour island-wide shut down. “Every person …

Farmers Worried About Food Security & Livestock Amidst Shutdown

Saint Lucian farmers are in a state of uncertainty after Prime Minister, Allen Chastanet’s announcement of a 24-hour island-wide shut …

Saint Lucia Records Four New Cases Of COVID-19

PRESS RELEASE — As of March 30, 2020, the World Health Organization reported a total of 693 282 confirmed cases …

Pierre Outlines Proposals for Government’s Economic Stimulation Package

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“Many of our citizens have already lost their jobs, and it is likely that more will in the coming days …

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