BVI removed from France’s blacklist

BVI removed from France’s blacklist

ROAD TOWN – After being on France’s blacklist of non-compliant states in the financial services sector for over two years, the BVI has finally been removed. Premier and Finance Minister,…

Madueke ties suspended indefinitely following her arrest in October

Madueke ties suspended indefinitely following her arrest in October

Below is an official statement issued by the Office of the Prime Minister of the Commonwealth of Dominica in relation to certain allegations of a malfeasant nature on particular ties…

Persad-Bissessar wins UNC elections but faces challenge

Persad-Bissessar wins UNC elections but faces challenge

  PORT OF SPAIN, Trinidad – Former Prime Minister Kamla Persad-Bissessar firmly held off her challenges to remain the political leader of the main opposition United National Congress (UNC). Preliminary…

OECS congratulates new Commonwealth SG

OECS congratulates new Commonwealth SG

OECS Commission, Castries Saint Lucia December 01, 2015 The OECS Commission has extended congratulations to Dominican-born Baroness Patricia Scotland, on her historic elevation to the post of Secretary General of…

Saint Lucia to benefit from $20M aid for fishing and tourism

Saint Lucia to benefit from $20M aid for fishing and tourism

Saint Lucia to benefit from $20M aid for fishing and tourism CASTRIES – The British Caribbean Chamber of Commerce in Saint Lucia has welcomed Prime Minister David Cameron’s announcement, at…

Projects launched to ease water shortage in Saint Lucia

CASTRIES – Officials from the Caribbean Development Bank (CDB) were in St. Lucia earlier this week to launch two milestone projects that will improve water access for more than 100,000…

Suspected rapist shot by police

GEORGETOWN – A man is receiving treatment for a gunshot wound to his left leg, which he sustained when he tried to resist arrest. Jaime Lamaison was being arrested for…