Government

Jamaican-born Nurse Sandra Lindsay Honored by President Biden

CWN: President Joe Biden celebrated new U.S. citizens, including Jamaican-born, history-making nurse Sandra Lindsay, at an event at the White House on July 2nd. The president presented the “Outstanding American by Choice” award to Jamaican-born Sandra Lindsay, who was the first person in America to get fully vaccinated outside of clinical trials. Lindsay immigrated to the

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Government

Rectification Services will be Suspended from July 19, 2021 to July 26, 2021

The Department of Justice wishes to inform the public of the temporary relocation of services at the Registry of Civil Status &Rectification or (Adjudicator’s) Office on Brazil Street Castries from July 14, 2021 to July 26, 2021. This temporary relocation of services is to facilitate deep cleaning of the Offices. Consequently, on Wednesday, July 14,

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Government

NHI for the Poor and Vulnerable

The upcoming National Health Insurance scheme (NHI) will ensure the poor and vulnerable are not left behind. Upon launch of the NHI system, the Government of Saint Lucia seeks to provide the more underprivileged elements of society with insurance coverage. Chief Economist for Research and Policy in the Department of Finance, Janai Leonce, says the

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PM Commended Public Servants

In observance of World Public Service Day 2021, the Public servants of St Lucia were commended by Prime Minister Allen Chastanet for their hard work and dedication. “As we join the United Nations in celebrating Public Service Day 2021, I congratulate all public officers for their contribution and the resilience demonstrated especially through the COVID

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