Revue de Presse du 21 Avril 2015

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REVUE DE PRESSE DU MARDI 21 AVRIL 2015

POLITICS

BRITISH VIRGIN ISLANDS

They have failed to deliver, constituents told

BVI news

Further fueling speculations that it is in early campaign mode, the governing National Democratic Party (NDP) last evening rolled out its first set of political commercials – one of which sought to undermine the three Opposition legislators who are now seeking re-election respectively in the First, Second, and Third Electoral Districts.

ST LUCIA

“There are thousands of times they are going to fail” – Education Minister on Lambirds scam

St Lucia News Online

Education Minister Dr Robert Lewis has again defended his ministry stating that proper due diligence was done before Lambirds Academy was issued a trade license to operate here.

ANTIGUA

HUNDREDS SIGN BANKING ACT PETITION

Antigua Observer

Bank workers are petitioning parliamentarians not to pass the Banking Act, over concerns that it infringes their rights.

Govt’s flagship housing project revised downwards

Antigua Observer

The government has revised both its timeline and the projection for its flagship housing project downwards.

ST KITTS & NEVIS

Nevis Water Supply Enhancement Project progressing well ; on budget, CDB official says

SKN Vibes

The Caribbean Development Bank’s (CDB) newly-appointed Civil Infrastructure Engineer for St. Kitts and Nevis Dr. Anna McCrea, says the ongoing CDB-funded multimillion dollar Nevis Water Supply Enhancement Project is on budget and expressed satisfaction with the project.

DOMINICA

Francis dismisses claims of interest in top UWP position

Dominica News Online

Parliamentary Representative for the Roseau South constituency, Attorney-at-Law Joshua Francis, is dismissing claims of having interest in the top leadership position of the Opposition United Workers Party (UWP).

SECURITE ET JUSTICE

ST KITTS & NEVIS

Man shot, killed in Cayon

SKN vibes

LITTLE more than 24 hours after the Federation recorded its 13th murder, news spread of the death of a man who was reportedly shot while on the veranda of his home.

ST LUCIA

One arrested for attempted robbery near Caribbean Cinemas

St Lucia News Online

Police have arrested one person in connection with an attempted robbery that occurred near Caribbean Cinemas on Saturday, April 11, 2015.

Police discover ammunition during Graveyard operation

St Lucia News Online

On Monday, April 20, 2015, police conducted an operation in the Graveyard area in Castries.

BARBADOS

Police stand by handling of investigation

Barbados Daily

The Royal Barbados Police Force (RBPF) has stoutly defended its handling of investigations into the shooting death of Selwyn Knight and the arrest of Constable Everton Gittens who was charged for Knight’s murder today.

RELATIONS REGIONAL ET INTERNATIONAL

ST LUCIA

CARICOM border officials learn new detection and interviewing strategies

St Lucia News Online

CARICOM IMPACS in collaboration with US Customs and Border Protection (CBP) will conduct training in Deception Detection and Eliciting Responses Training (DDER) during the period 20-25 April 2015 in Bridgetown, Barbados.

ECONOMIE

DOMINICA

ECCB to discontinue one-cent and two-cent coins

Dominica News Online

As of July 1, 2015, the Eastern Caribbean Central Bank (ECCB) will be pulling the one-cent and two-cent coins out of circulation.

VIDEO LINKS

ST LUCIA

HTS NEWS

The Lambirds furore continues

SLP Western Zonal Conference

Beleagured Lambirds students gone AWOL

Shell-shocked media gets grief counselling

Dernière modification : 28/04/2015

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