President of the Bolivarian Republic of Venezuela Nicolas Maduro arrived in Saint Lucia at around midday today, on Saturday, October 17, 2015.
As part of the official programme of activities, Maduro inspected a guard of honour upon arrival at the George F.L. Charles Airport and then proceeded to call on Governor General of Saint Lucia, Dame Pearlette Louisy.
President Maduro also held bilateral talks with Prime Minister Dr. Kenny D. Anthony at the Official Residence of the Prime Minister.
The president then addressed a joint sitting of the House of Assembly.
He was joined by Dr. Anthony, Senate President Claudius Francis and Speaker of the House of Assembly Peter Foster on a short visit to Bideau Park.