PM Announces $150 Million Allocation to Alleviate Drought Conditions

PM Announces $150 Million Allocation to Alleviate Drought Conditions

By LaTonya Linton | Jamaica Information Service The Government has allocated $150 million to facilitate the trucking of water and procurement and distribution of a limited amount of polyethylene tanks to communities that are experiencing water challenges due to the current dry conditions. Prime Minister, the Most Hon. Andrew Holness, made the announcement in the […]

JCF Reports Significant Reduction in Major Crimes

JCF Reports Significant Reduction in Major Crimes

By Mickella Anderson-Gordon | Jamaica Information Service The Jamaica Constabulary Force (JCF) is reporting a significant reduction in several categories of major crime during the first quarter of 2024 when compared to the same period in 2023. “Notably, murders have decreased by 13 per cent, shootings are down by four per cent, and rape cases […]

Prime Minister Drew to Spearhead Geothermal Investment Talks in Middle East; DPM Hanley Assumes Acting Role

Prime Minister Drew to Spearhead Geothermal Investment Talks in Middle East; DPM Hanley Assumes Acting Role

Basseterre, Saint Kitts and Nevis, April 10, 2024 (Press Secretary, PMO) – The Prime Minister’s Office wishes to inform the public that the Honorable Dr. Terrance Drew, Prime Minister of Saint Kitts and Nevis, will be working abroad from Wednesday, April 10th, 2024, until Friday, April 19th, 2024.  During this period, Prime Minister Drew has indicated […]

Barbados & China Sign Agreement For Electric Buses

Barbados & China Sign Agreement For Electric Buses

By Sheena Forde-Craigg Government has signed an Exchange of Notes agreement for the acquisition of electric buses with the China International Development Cooperation Agency (CIDCA) of the People’s Republic of China. Minister of Foreign Affairs and Foreign Trade, Kerrie Symmonds, and CIDCA’s Chairman Luo Zhaohui, signed the agreement this morning at the Ministry’s Office, Culloden […]

PM in Brussels – CIP Among Issues to be Discussed

PM in Brussels – CIP Among Issues to be Discussed

Prime Minister of Saint Lucia Philip J Pierre is in Brussels, Belgium to engage in discussions with the European Commission and European Parliament regarding international migration matters. Specifically, the talks will focus on proposed changes to the Schengen Visa-Free Regime and how they may impact countries that have investor citizenship programs, like Saint Lucia. Saint […]

The Longevity of Gros Islet Friday night

The Longevity of Gros Islet Friday night

When the sun sets on St. Lucian Fridays, a village on the lush island’s northernmost tip becomes the hottest locale in the Caribbean. A favorite vacation spot for celebs like Chloe Bailey and Kevin Hart, Saint Lucia is perhaps best known for her refreshing blue waters, luxe resorts, clear views of the night sky and […]

New Atlanta Restaurant Pays Homage to St. Lucian Carnival Festival

New Atlanta Restaurant Pays Homage to St. Lucian Carnival Festival

Renowned restaurateur Tasha Cyril of The Tasha Belle Group recently unveiled her latest culinary venture, J’ouvert Caribbean Kitchen, and Bar. “J’ouvert,” pays homage to Cyril’s favorite St. Lucian Carnival festival, known for its early morning festivities. The restaurant features diverse flavors of the Caribbean, drawing inspiration from Cyril’s St. Lucian roots. Located in Uptown Atlanta, […]

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