1

St. Lucia

Prime Minister: “Investment Is Slowly Returning” to St Lucia

July 25, 2014 | 4:26 pm | 0 Comment

Prime Minister: “Investment Is Slowly Returning” to St Lucia

Above: St Lucia By the Caribbean Journal staff St Lucia Prime Minister is "optimistic" on the outlook for the country's economy. "Investment is slowly returning to [St Lucia]," Anthony said this week. The Prime Minister was speaking at the opening of the 16th Biennial Convention of the Union of Saint Lucian Overseas Associations in St Lucia earlier this more...

News , St. Lucia , , ,

A Water Crisis in St Lucia?

July 11, 2014 | 6:01 am | 0 Comment

A Water Crisis in St Lucia?

Above: St Lucia By the Caribbean Journal staff St Lucia is in what its government is describing as a "water crisis." And the crisis, initially declared for the north of the island, has expanded to the entire country, as the island's Water and Sewage Company said a drought on the island has intensified. "The flows in our rivers have not improved despite the more...

News , St. Lucia , , , , , ,

St Lucia’s Capella Marigot Bay Resort Planning August Opening

July 7, 2014 | 5:58 am | 0 Comment

St Lucia’s Capella Marigot Bay Resort Planning August Opening

Above: the Capella Resort in St Lucia By the Caribbean Journal staff The new Capella Marigot Bay resort in St Lucia is set to open on Aug. 15, according to the property's Web site. The opening will come after a multimillion-dollar renovation of what was the former Discovery Hotel, which was purchased last year by a group of New York-based investors. The more...

News , St. Lucia , , , ,

St Lucia Assumes Chair of Organization of American States Permanent Council

July 1, 2014 | 1:47 pm | 0 Comment

St Lucia Assumes Chair of Organization of American States Permanent Council

Above: St Lucia's Permanent Ambassador Sonia Merlyn Johnny takes over the chair from St Kitts and Nevis' Jacinth Lorna Henry-Martin (OAS Photo) By the Caribbean Journal staff St Lucia has officially assumed the chair of the Organization of American States' Permanent Council. Sonia Merlyn Johnny, St Lucia's Permanent Representative to the OAS, took over the more...

News , St. Lucia , , , ,

St Lucia Planning to Establish Network of “Business Ambassadors”

July 1, 2014 | 6:01 am | 0 Comment

St Lucia Planning to Establish Network of “Business Ambassadors”

Above: St Lucia By the Caribbean Journal staff St Lucia is planning to establish a network of "Business Ambassadors" to promote investment in the country, the government said. The plan, revealed by Prime Minister Dr Kenny Anthony, would "help the government of St Lucia identify sources of investment and promote St Lucia as an ideal location for investment," more...

News , St. Lucia , , ,

St Lucia, Malaysia Hold Talks

June 24, 2014 | 5:11 am | 0 Comment

St Lucia, Malaysia Hold Talks

Above: St Lucia By the Caribbean Journal staff St Lucia Deputy Prime Minister Phillip Pierre met last week with Malaysian Foreign Minister Anifah Bin Aman. The latter was seeking St Lucia's support for the country's bid to be elected to the United Nations Security Council. "Saint Lucia has promised to give active consideration to Malaysia in this more...

News , St. Lucia , , , , , ,

11 Great Family-Run Caribbean Hotels

June 19, 2014 | 12:37 am | 0 Comment

11 Great Family-Run Caribbean Hotels

It's the height of hospitality — where you feel like part of the family. This is true at most great hotels, but even more so at the best family-managed properties in the Caribbean. Indeed, the Caribbean stands out in the sheer number of high-quality, family owned and family-run hotels.  A passion for the Caribbean always plays a large part in getting them here. And a more...

Anguilla , Bahamas , Bermuda , British Virgin Islands , Jamaica , News , St Kitts and Nevis , St. Lucia , , , , , , , , , ,

St Lucia, Japan Sign $1 Million Agreement on Industrial Equipment

June 18, 2014 | 1:30 pm | 0 Comment

St Lucia, Japan Sign $1 Million Agreement on Industrial Equipment

Above: St Lucia By the Caribbean Journal staff Japan and St Lucia have signed a $1 million grant agreement that will help St Lucia in the procurement of industrial equipment and material, its government said in a statement. The grant was proposed by Japan's Ambassador to St Lucia, Yoshimasa Tezuka, with a view to "strengthen friendly and cooperative relations more...

News , St. Lucia , , ,

OECS Launches Economic Affairs Council

June 17, 2014 | 5:03 am | 0 Comment

OECS Launches Economic Affairs Council

Above: St Lucia By the Caribbean Journal staff The Organization of Eastern Caribbean States has officially established its new Economic Affairs Council. The council, which was launched in a ceremony in St Lucia last Thursday, aims to "assist in ensuring that the region benefits from the OECS Economic Union through rights such as the free movement of persons, more...

News , St. Lucia , , , , , ,

Looking Toward Green Future, St Lucia Hosts Energy Forum

June 16, 2014 | 11:19 pm | 0 Comment

Looking Toward Green Future, St Lucia Hosts Energy Forum

Above: St Lucia By the Caribbean Journal staff Earlier this year, St Lucia Prime Minister Dr Kenny Anthony announced a push for the country to generate 35 percent of its annual energy needs from green energy by 2020. To move forward on that front, St Lucia is holding an Energy Donors Conference featuring donors from within the region and abroad that begins more...

News , St. Lucia , , , ,

caribjournal twitter
Bahamas
Opinion