Good day and many thanks for your interest in the Caribbean Business Report for this week. PDF is attached or can be downloaded at www.stluciafirst.comCBR_issue_620
Whoever said good riddance 2020? Well there is a totally different reality unfolding in St. Vincent – just to the south of us. If you’re looking for a doomsday setting, then this is it. And what is really unsettling is not knowing when and how this is going to end. And yes, we still have the COVID-19 pandemic.
It is good to see the corporate community already reaching out and doing what it does best in a time of crisis. Prime Minister Ralph Gonsalves did single out the Sadoo construction company doing some work in St. Vincent, reaching out in a big way. The St. Lucia government has also been stepping up its support and pledges of cooperation. It will take St. Vincent years to recover especially the farming sector, and the ganja farmers who will soon be knee deep in ash!
Here in St. Lucia, we’re getting ready for another budget debate. The Prime Minister will deliver his policy statement as he presents the Appropriation Bill Tuesday afternoon from 4 o’clock. In the meantime, here are this week’s headlines.
Here are the headlines this week:
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