Friday December 31st 2021, Saint Lucia confirmed a total of 70 new cases of COVID-19. These cases were processed on Thursday December 30, 2021 at the Ezra Long Laboratory and Laboratory Services and Consultations Limited from a total of 554 samples, which were collected on December 29, 2021 and December 30, 2021. This number of positive cases makes up 12.64% of all the samples processed on that date. The Ministry of Health also reports five new COVID-19 deaths and one COVID-1
Thursday December 30th 2021, Saint Lucia confirmed a total of 97 new cases of COVID-19. These samples were processed on Wednesday December 29, 2021 at the Ezra Long Laboratory and Laboratory Services and Consultations Limited from a total of 575 samples, which were collected on December 28, 2021 and December 29, 2021. This number of positive cases makes up 16.87% of all the samples processed on that date. Confirmation was also received of the recovery of 65 individuals diagno
[09 December, 2021]- The Saint Lucia National Conservation Fund (SLUNCF) has launched a Call for Concept Notes to solicit applications for initiatives to contribute to improved food security and economic recovery through environmentally sustainable nature-based activities.
[09 December, 2021]- With food security a top priority, the Ministry of Agriculture hosted the first-ever Hewanorra National Honey Show, where apiculturists or beekeepers and individuals who make honey-based products showcased their ware.
[08 December, 2021]- Hon. Ernest Hilaire, Minister of Tourism, was recently questioned by the media about the government's plans for Christmas stimulus packages. According to the Minister, the government has already begun a number of programs aimed at revitalizing the economy, improving job possibilities for individuals, and boosting consumer purchasing power. [
[08 December, 2021]- Miss Saint Lucia World Tyler Theophane, is presently in Puerto Rico, competing in various head to head challenges, sporting events, top model and swimsuit rounds of the International Miss World Pageant
[08 December, 2021]- The Bankers Association of Saint Lucia recently announced the winners of its 2021 Essay Competition which received a relatively high participation rate from students at both the primary and secondary school level. The collective of financial institutions held a small ceremony last Friday at the financial center to present the winners with their prizes.
[06 December, 2021] - It happens every year around this time; towards the end of November into the first week of December, it is the Atlantic Rally for Cruisers! ARC has been a significant boost to the Tourism Industry but with Covid 19, the number of participants had declined significantly. What is the outlook for the future of ARC?
[ 06 December 2021] - As the Government of Saint Lucia continues to subsidize certain commodities, the Consumer Affairs Department has encountered some challenges with the procurement of certain household items. In this statement, the Director of the Consumer Affairs Department assures consumers of the departments increased efforts to avoid a prolonged delay of various subsidized supplies.
[06 December 2021] - The Saint Lucia National Conservation Fund (SLUNCF) presented a cheque to the Global Environment Facility Small Grant Programme (GEF SGP) on Monday, December 6th, 2021, in support of the 2nd Knowledge Fair.