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PM Chastanet presents major projects for Saint Lucia in 2020

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The prime minister meets with ministries and agencies to discuss major projects in 2020

(SNO) – Prime Minister Allen Chastanet has presented a number of projects for the island in 2020, which he described as ‘critical’ for its development.

On Wednesday, a joint meeting was held with all the ministries and agencies which the prime minister said have some role to play in achieving the object of building a new and prosperous Saint Lucia.

He said Saint Lucians can look forward to the following projects in the new year:

1) The full commissioning of the OKEU Hospital

2) The St Jude Hospital Reconstruction project

3) The Island-wide Road Rehabilitation project and other key infrastructure projects

4) New hotel developments in Cap Estate, Choc, Canelles, Choiseul, Vieux Fort and Castries

5) The continuation of the rehabilitation of schools across the country and the construction of new school wings

6) The new Hewanorra International Airport

7) The improvements to Port Castries and preparations for the establishment of the Cruise Homeport in Vieux Fort

8) The new Police Headquarters in Castries

“These projects are all critical in continuing to assist us with setting our country on a sustainable path of economic growth whilst creating business and employment opportunities for thousands of Saint Lucians,” Chastanet explained.

Present at the meeting were the Ministries of Health and Wellness, Education, Agriculture, Infrastructure and Physical Planning.

The agencies/departments present were Invest Saint Lucia, NIC, the Delivery Unit, the Development Control Authority, SLASPA, and CIP.

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  1. Now let the campaigning begin!!!!!

  2. yea yea yea talk talk talk. Wake me up when it actually happens till then this is all just a nice lil dream, whether its labour or flambo they all have nice words and nice lil dreams to fool the people who have a hardon to be fooled.


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