PRESS RELEASE – Prime Minister and Minister for Finance, Economic Affairs, Planning and Social Security, Hon. Dr. Kenny D. Anthony departed Saint Lucia on Monday, October 5, 2015 for the Global Citizen Forum, to be held in Monaco on October 8 and 9, 2015.
The Prime Minister was invited to address the audience by Founder of the Global Citizen Forum, and President and Chief Executive Officer of Arton Capital, Mr. Armand Arton.
The Global Citizen Forum will also be addressed by Mr. Kofi Annan, 7th Secretary General of the United Nations, Ms. Irina Bokova, Director General of the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO), current and former Prime Ministers, business leaders and industry professionals.
While in Monaco, Prime Minister Anthony is expected to announce the details of Saint Lucia’s Citizenship by Investment Programme, and to signal the date from which applications will be received. The Prime Minister will also host a series of investors meetings for planned projects in Saint Lucia.
Also attending are a number of lawyers and other professionals from Saint Lucia.
Hon. Emma Hippolyte, Minister for Commerce, Investment, Business Development and Consumer Affairs, will act as Prime Minister until Dr. Anthony returns to island on October 11, 2015.