Proms season ends with rallying cry

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Image caption Flags of all varieties were seen at the Royal Albert Hall The 2017 Proms season has ended with a rallying cry for the future of classical music. “For many decades we have heard about the imminent demise of classical music,” said conductor Sakari Oramo. “But look,” he said, surveying the Royal Albert Hall, Read More

Vendors, CCC Bury Hatchet

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Share This PRESIDENT of St. Lucia Craft and Dry Goods Association, Peter ‘RasIpa’ Isaac, is beaming with delight over what he says is a major improvement in the relationship between his association and the Castries Constituency Council (CCC). President of St. Lucia Craft and Dry Goods Association, Peter ‘RasIpa’ Isaac “You could say we have Read More

Who Will Be CPL T20 Champs?

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Share This (L-R) St. Kitts and Nevis Patriots opening batsman Evin Lewis; Trinbago Knight Riders mystery bowler Sunil Narine. (PHOTO: CPL) TRINBAGO Knight Riders beat Guyana Amazon Warriors in the second qualifier to set up a riveting final encounter against the St. Kitts and Nevis Patriots. The final match of the CPL 2017 is scheduled Read More

NEW SLOC HEADQUARTERS – Building Set For Official Opening Tomorrow

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Share This WHEN the Saint Lucia Olympic Committee Incorporated (SLOC Inc.) commissions its new Headquarters tomorrow, the Organisation would have realized a vision conceptualised over two decades ago. SLOC 2017 Executive. (PHOTO: Anthony De Beauville) The premises, located along the Vide Bouteille Highway and the La Clery junction, was purchased in April 2016 and affords Read More

That Business of Government – Part 2: In Black and White

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Share This By David Prescod AS we continue on our race to the bottom, today we should all stand firmly in support of Prime Minister Allen Chastanet. When Dr. Tennyson Joseph initially made the association of Prime Minister Chastanet with President Trump in June last year, he suggested that they were both businessmen-politicians legitimized by Read More

Eyewitness to 9/11- When Hell Came Calling

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The Twin Towers on September 11, 2001. Library of Congress The evening of 10 September was warm and still. Aoife Keane, a twenty-year-old Dublin psychology student, the daughter of my friend Michael Keane, former editor of the Sunday Press newspaper in Ireland, arrived to stay with us for a few days. It was her first Read More

Support the CTO Caribbean Relief Fund

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BRIDGETOWN, Barbados (8 Sept, 2017) – The Caribbean Tourism Organization (CTO) has activated its “CTO Relief Fund” through GoFundMe to help families and countries rebuild after hurricanes, particularly in the wake of the massive category 5 Hurricane Irma, which has impacted a number of member countries. All of the money raised through the CTO’s Relief Read More

Request for Assistance Post Hurricane Irma

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September 9th, 2017 0 comments PRESS RELEASE:-In response to the devastation caused by Hurricane Irma to a number of our sister OECS Islands, an urgent request for Building Material specifically ply wood and lumber (2X4) has been made, as priority needs at this time.  The Chamber Secretariat thus is making an urgent appeal to the Read More

USAID Administrator Mark Green’s call with Antigua and Barbuda PM

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September 9th, 2017 0 comments PRESS RELEASE:-The below is attributable to Acting Spokesperson Clayton M. McCleskey: USAID Administrator Mark Green called Prime Minister Gaston Browne of Antigua and Barbuda this afternoon to convey the condolences and support of the United States to the people of that island nation following the destruction wrought by Hurricane Irma. Read More