SLHTA Receives Grant From Government to Train 100 Unemployed Youth

SLHTA Receives Grant From Government to Train 100 Unemployed Youth

One hundred unemployed Saint Lucian youth are poised to benefit following the signing of a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) between the Saint Lucia Hospitality and Tourism Association (SLHTA) and the Office of the National Authorizing Officer (NAO). The SLHTA is among seven institutions that will receive grants from the government of Saint Lucia, under an […]

Termination Benefits for Majestic Industries and LIAT 1974 Ltd Settled

Termination Benefits for Majestic Industries and LIAT 1974 Ltd Settled

Prime Minister Philip J. Pierre has announced in Parliament the settlement of termination benefits to workers of garment manufacturer Majestic Industries and LIAT 1974 Ltd. In 2004, after 25 years in business, Majestic Industries ended operations in St. Lucia. But it did not settle termination benefits for over 300 workers. Most were women. The government […]