Revue de Presse du 15 Avril 2015

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POLITICS

ANTIGUA

MPs HIJACK PARLIAMENT

Antigua Observer

The Free and Fair Election League is going to court, Thursday, to force the Gaston Browne administration to reduce the number of parliamentarians who are appointed as members of his Cabinet.

BRITISH VIRGIN ISLANDS

‘Irresponsible’ – NDP blasts VIP for audit pileup

BVI News

Premier Dr. D. Orlando Smith has accused the former Virgin Islands Party (VIP) administration of irresponsibly creating a backlog of accounting duties, adding that such action resulted in his government not producing audited financial statements…

DOMINICA

Gov’t reiterates commitment to All Saints

Dominica News Online

Education Minister, Petter Saint Jean has said that government remains fully supportive of the operations of All Saints University School of Medicine in Dominica.

ST LUCIA

A NEW DAY FOR THE AMERICAS : PM Anthony’s address at 7th Summit of the Americas

St Lucia News Online

This past week, Prime Minister Dr Kenny Anthony participated in the seventh Summit of the Americas, in Panama City, Panama.

BARBADOS

Not fair

SKN Vibes

On the eve of the deadline for submission of School Based Assessments (SBAs), the Barbados Secondary Teachers’ Union (BSTU) is sending a warning to authorities who are intimidating temporary teachers into correcting papers : Touch one, touch all !

ST.KITTS-NEVIS

Prime Minister Dr. Harris, Premier Amory and Hon. Liburd Joined Nationals in North America for Hugely Successful Thanksgiving Service

SKN Vibes

St. Luke’s Episcopal Church was home to an exciting and extremely well attended Thanksgiving Service in celebration of the new St.Kitts-Nevis Team Unity Government, which was elected to office on February 16, 2015.

St.Kitts-Nevis PM Harris meets with Aruban Counterpart

SKN Vibes

St.Kitts-Nevis Prime Minister the Hon. Dr. Timothy Harris met and held discussions with his counterpart from the Dutch Island of Aruba Prime Minister the Hon. Mike Eman.

Taiwan Embassy reaffirms its support to The Royal St. Christopher and Nevis Police Force (RSCNPF)

WINN FM

The Embassy of the Republic of China (Taiwan), reaffirmed its support to the Royal St. Christopher and Nevis Police Force in a very simple but significant handing over ceremony on Thursday 2nd, April 2015 at the Taiwan Embassy in Basseterre…

SANTE

DOMINICA

Diabetic amputations a major headache for health officials

Dominica News Online

Acting Health Promotions Coordinator, Alison Samuel, says amputations due to diabetes have been a major headache for health officials but it can be avoided.

ECONOMIE

ANTIGUA

Financial growth projected for OECS countries this year

Antigua Observer

More growth is being projected for the Eastern Caribbean Currency Union (ECCU) despite the financial crisis which continues to affect the region.

‘The EC Dollar is as strong as ever’, says ECCB deputy governor

Antigua Observer

The Eastern Caribbean Central Bank (ECCB) is boasting that, for the 39th year, the Eastern Caribbean Currency has been pegged to the US dollar at a fixed rate of EC $2.70.

SECURITE ET JUSTICE

ST LUCIA

CRIME SURGE

The Voice Newspaper

THE past weekend was a busy one for the Royal Saint Lucia Police Force (RSLPF) as the recent upsurge in violent crimes continued.

“Taz” found dead on balcony

St Lucia News Online

On Tuesday, April 14, 2015 about 10:15 p.m. the lifeless body of 36 year old, Aaron Greendige also known as “Taz” of Labayee, Bexon, was discovered by his girlfriend suspended from the neck in the balcony of his residence in Labayee Bexon.

RELATIONS REGIONAL ET INTERNATIONAL

ST KITTS & NEVIS

DEPARTMENT OF CULTURE ENGAGES LOCALS IN HERITAGE PROJECTS

SKN Vibes

Locals will play an integral role in Heritage Perspectives, Culture Snaps and the Bloody Point Kalinago (Carib) Heritage Survey, three projects being undertaken by the Department of Culture.

CHRONICS

THE STAR NEWSPAPER

Conspiracy Theory Alert

By Rochelle Gonzales

We have a damning report hanging over the heads of politicians, business people and our very own law enforcers. We have a police force that is, for want of a better word…wounded and our little bubble of peace has been spectacularly popped with a sudden surge of extreme violence over the course of one week.

ST LUCIA NEWS ONLINE

Kenny Anthony’s new election masquerade

By Melanius Alphonse

The proclamation by prime minister and minister for finance, Dr Kenny Anthony, that the 2015/16 budget will be a ‘remedial’ fiscal package, with new investment in construction is really bent on pulling the wool over somebody’s eyes.

VIDEO LINKS

ST LUCIA

HTS NEWS

Welfare Association urges cops to be on guard

Corrections Officer busted for drugs !

CSA ready for General Council meeting

Loved ones bid farewell to BJ

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