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This is a big week in St. Lucia. The Prime Minister presents his Budget Address on Tuesday afternoon. The debate on the $1.6b budget will follow Wednesday, Thursday and Friday.
Cultural and Music educator Joyce Auguste will be laid to rest on Wednesday. RIP.
Want to commend a young entrepreneur – David Charles, the owner of ZMED –an ambulette service – specializing in transporting non-emergency wheel-chair bound patients. He has been doing outreach in the community. That story is being uploaded to our YouTube page.
And starting soon we will begin our focus on the green economy and job creation.
We will post on video later today on an initiative featuring Canadian colleges and institutes and the Sir Arthur Lewis Community College and the National Skills Development Centre.
And in support of local agriculture and food processors, ADMAC will on Saturday host yet another farmers market. Open from 6:00am – come early as items can go fast. Admac is located on the road to the Beausejour Cricket Ground, if you are driving pass the Sports Academy.
And talking about sports T10 cricket starts Tuesday/tomorrow at the Daren Sammy Cricket Ground.
In the meantime, here are this week’s main stories.
Do have a productive week.