29 Jan 2019
Anse de Sable areaAnse de Sable area
INVEST SAINT LUCIA TO DEVELOP MASTER PLAN FOR ANSE DE SABLE, VIEUX-FORT

Invest Saint Lucia (ISL) is in the process of developing a master plan for the Anse de Sable area in Vieux-Fort, as part of the overall redevelopment plan for the southern town.

Chief Executive Officer (CEO) Roderick Cherry remarked, “Invest Saint Lucia owns a large portion of land in Vieux-Fort and it has always been the Corporation’s goal to enhance the area. From as far back as 2001, we had envisioned a mixed-use development for Anse de Sable."

Mr. Cherry continued, "Thus, the proposed...

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25 Jan 2019
INVEST SAINT LUCIA HOSTS FRENCH DELEGATION AS THEY EXPLORE LOCAL INVESTMENT OPPORTUNITIES

Castries, Saint Lucia – January 25th, 2019 – Invest Saint Lucia (ISL) is currently hosting a French delegation as part of its promotion effort to diversify the island's offerings.

Éthic Étapes, a French company created in 1979, is holding its Annual General Meeting (AGM) from 22nd – 26th January, in Martinique. As part of their week-long AGM, Éthic Étapes, having expressed an interest in discovering the neighbouring island of Saint Lucia, are currently on island as part of a familiarisation tour to...

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22 Jan 2019
Chief Executive Officer, Roderick Cherry Chief Executive Officer, Roderick Cherry
INVEST SAINT LUCIA ANNOUNCES INVESTMENT PROJECTS AND MAJOR PLANS FOR 2019

Castries, Saint Lucia, January 22nd 2019 – The local media got a first-hand look at the plans being laid out by Invest Saint Lucia (ISL) for 2019.

Speaking at a press briefing Monday, ISL’s CEO Roderick Cherry, provided members of the media with the status of on-going projects; those pipeline projects that ISL continues to facilitate; as well as the initiatives that the agency will be undertaking over the next few months.

Chief among the on-going projects is the Pearl of the Caribbean, which is on...

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09 Jan 2019
Invest Saint Lucia Encourages Investors to participate in its Annual Investor Survey

Castries, Saint Lucia, January 9th 2019 - For the past 3 years, Invest Saint Lucia (ISL) has been initiating contact with local and foreign investors as part of efforts to capture information on their respective economic contributions to the local economy, as well as to identify challenges within the business environment that could help guide policy makers in their bid to make Saint Lucia a more ideal place to do business.  

Given the feedback received thus far, ISL has been able to determine the...

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20 Dec 2018
EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY - PROPERTIES OFFICER

Invest Saint Lucia (ISL) is seeking a Properties Officer, on a temporary basis, to provide technical support to the Properties & Projects Department in project planning, design, costing and construction supervision.

KEY FUNCTIONS

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14 Dec 2018
Left - Malcolm Burns of the Salvation Army; center – Roderick Cherry, Invest Saint Lucia CEO, and right - Gaspard Henry of Feed the Poor Ministry.Left - Malcolm Burns of the Salvation Army; center – Roderick Cherry, Invest Saint Lucia CEO, and right - Gaspard Henry of Feed the Poor Ministry.
INVEST SAINT LUCIA SUPPORTS THREE CHARITIES AS PART OF CHRISTMAS OUTREACH

Invest Saint Lucia is once again spreading Christmas cheer by assisting three (3) local charities in their Christmas outreach to the marginalized and elderly. 

The recipients of Invest Saint Lucia’s goodwill - the Salvation Army, LucianAid Foundation and Feed the Poor Ministry - each received a donation of $2000 towards their end of year activities.

Representatives of the charities expressed appreciation to Invest Saint Lucia, and noted with admiration, the 100% increase in the level of support from...

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06 Dec 2018
L-R: Ian Richards (UNCTAD), Alana Lansiquot-Brice (ISL), Suzette Hudson (CAIPA)L-R: Ian Richards (UNCTAD), Alana Lansiquot-Brice (ISL), Suzette Hudson (CAIPA)
Invest Saint Lucia to benefit from iGUIDES Project

Castries, Saint Lucia, Thursday December 6th 2018 – Invest Saint Lucia (ISL), the island’s investment promotion agency, is expected to benefit significantly from the implementation of an online investment guide which is being facilitated by the United Nations Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD), and the Caribbean Association of Investment Promotion Agencies (CAIPA). The external organisations are collaborating to develop investment guides in a number of CAIPA’s member territories.

The UNCTAD...

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03 Dec 2018
Billboard erected near the Hewanorra International Airport Billboard erected near the Hewanorra International Airport
Saint Lucia is named World’s Leading Honeymoon Destination for the 10th Time

Saint Lucia has been named the 2018 World’s Leading Honeymoon Destination.

That announcement was made by the Saint Lucia Tourism Authority (SLTA) which indicated that Saint Lucia was bestowed the honour at the World Travel Awards (WTA) Grand Final 2018 programme in Lisbon, Portugal on Saturday.

Chairman of the Saint Lucia Tourism Authority, Nicholas John, received the award on Saint Lucia’s behalf, according to an SLTA release.

Saint Lucia was nominated among honeymoon destinations like Colombia;...

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27 Nov 2018
Angella Dalsou - Miss Universe Saint Lucia 2018 Angella Dalsou - Miss Universe Saint Lucia 2018
ISL SUPPORTS ANGELLA DALSOU – SAINT LUCIA’S REPRESENTATIVE AT MISS UNIVERSE 2018

Castries, Tuesday November 27th 2018 – For the second consecutive year, Invest Saint Lucia is sponsoring Cinnamon Productions as the agency gets set to accompany Saint Lucia’s representative at the 2018 Miss Universe Pageant taking place in Bangkok, Thailand on December 16th.

ISL has thrown its support behind 24-year old Angella Dalsou, the island’s representative at the 67th annual competition.

Saint Lucia has been represented at the international pageant at least seven times – the first in 1977 when...

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20 Nov 2018
PEMANDU Associates making a presentation to Permanent Secretaries and Heads of Departments PEMANDU Associates making a presentation to Permanent Secretaries and Heads of Departments
Saint Lucia Social and Economic Labs to tackle Implementation Rate, Effectiveness and Efficiency

The Government of Saint Lucia has embarked on a strategic plan to improve effectiveness and efficiency when it comes to the implementation and delivery on key projects in Saint Lucia.

Through the Ministry of Economic Development, the Government is initiating a Medium Term Development Strategy 2019 – 2022 through the Social and Economic Labs.

Minister for Economic Development, Housing, Urban Renewal, Transport and Civil Aviation, Honourable Guy Joseph, at Monday’s pre-Cabinet press briefing, explained...

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