11 Oct 2018
L-R: Kirt Hosam, Chairman, JA Board and Roderick Cherry, ISL CEOL-R: Kirt Hosam, Chairman, JA Board and Roderick Cherry, ISL CEO

Invest Saint Lucia has made a donation of EC $15,000 in support of the Junior Achievement Programme (JA).

Into its 22nd year in Saint Lucia, the non-profit organisation offers an economic education program that gives primary, secondary, vocational and tertiary-level students practical experience of the operation of businesses in the free enterprise system. 

Speaking during the cheque presentation ceremony, Chairman of the Junior Achievement Board, Kirt Hosam, expressed his immense gratitude towards...

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11 Oct 2018
Finance Ministers to speak to Small State Challenges at IMF-World Bank Annual Meetings

A Small States Forum on Thursday October 11th is once again expected to be a major feature the International Monetary Fund (IMF) and the World Bank Group Annual Meetings taking place from October 10th to October 14th 2018 in Bali, Indonesia.

Prime Minister and Minister for Finance, Economic Growth, Job Creation and External Affairs, Honourable Allen M. Chastanet leads a delegation which includes Minister for Economic Development, Housing, Urban Renewal, Transport and Civil Aviation, Honourable Guy...

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04 Oct 2018
Roderick Cherry, CEO, Invest Saint Lucia Roderick Cherry, CEO, Invest Saint Lucia
Invest Saint Lucia Welcomes Roderick Cherry as its New CEO

Invest Saint Lucia (ISL) announces the appointment of Mr. Roderick Cherry as its Chief Executive Officer (CEO).

Cherry brings to the post over twenty years of management and marketing experience having served in previous roles with the National Insurance Property Development & Management Company (NIPRO) and the St. Lucia National Conservation Fund. He also held the position of Senior Manager for Marketing at East Caribbean Financial Holdings (ECFH).

Referencing his most recent tenure at the St. Lucia...

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24 Sep 2018
Panelists at ISL Contact Center Career FairPanelists at ISL Contact Center Career Fair

Castries, Monday September 24th 2018 – Invest Saint Lucia (ISL), in collaboration with Nearshore Americas - a leading international firm that conducts independent research on IT, digital business and contact center outsourcing trends in Latin America and the Caribbean – staged  a 3-day Inward Investor Mission and Career Fair from September 19th - 21st 2018. Nearshore Americas recently carried out an in-depth analysis of Saint Lucia’s BPO proposition and confirmed that the island is well positioned to...

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13 Sep 2018
ISL staff presenting to participantsISL staff presenting to participants
Invest Saint Lucia Supports Two Youth Summer Programmes

As part of its corporate outreach activities, Invest Saint Lucia (ISL) assisted two entities in the hosting of their 2018 summer programmes. HR Wise and the Roblot Public Library were the recipients.

The E.D.G.E. (Empower.Discover.Grow.Excel), HR Wise’s Youth Development Programme exposed participants between the ages of 16 and 21 to important themes to be considered as they transition from the school environment to the workplace. Recognising ISL’s mandate is to create sustainable jobs, this 3-week...

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07 Sep 2018
SLTA officials and MICE buyersSLTA officials and MICE buyers
SLTA hosts first MICE familiarization trip

Fourteen M.I.C.E buyers from the US are on the island for a four-day trip visiting hotels and attractions on behalf of their clients.

The Saint Lucia Tourism Authority is hosting the Meetings Incentive and Corporate Events (MICE) group for the first familiarization trip of its kind here, from September 6th – 10th, 2018.

In exploring the niche, the SLTA contracted Connect, an Atlanta based company, to help select the buyers who matched the SLTA’s criteria. Each buyer represents a unique group seeking a...

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16 Aug 2018
Career Fair - Customer Service Professionals & IT Professionals

Invest Saint Lucia, in collaboration with Nearshore Americas, presents an exciting networking opportunity to learn more about the dynamic and fast-growing Tech Services Sector, meet the executives, refine your resume and potentially secure employment!

Interested candidates are invited to apply to participate in Part 1 of an exclusive Interview & Career Fair on September 20th, 2018. Successful applicants will be part of an interactive Career Fair with established local and new international Tech...

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10 Aug 2018
Solar Farm, La Tourney Vieux Fort Solar Farm, La Tourney Vieux Fort

Castries, Saint Lucia, August 10th, 2018 – Invest Saint Lucia was pleased to witness the opening of LUCELEC’s 3 megawatt (MW) solar farm in La Tourney, Vieux Fort on Thursday, 9th August.  

Invest Saint Lucia, the island’s investment promotion agency understands the importance of renewable energy. As a small island nation, we are reminded of our vulnerabilities to economic and environmental shocks, and as net importers of fuel, adaptation and resilience, including the introduction of renewable sources...

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05 Aug 2018
Jade Sea resort in St LuciaJade Sea resort in St Lucia
Famed Jade Mountain In Saint Lucia Will Launch A New Sister Resort Jade Sea

A spectacular new development will be launched in 2020 in Saint Lucia as the new sister resort of Jade Mountain will be unveiled. Jade Sea will be a dramatic property located on a ridge near the famed Jade Mountain and Anse Chastanet and offering up more direct views of the Pitons.

Located in the Eastern Caribbean Sea, Northwest of Barbados and South of Martinique, Owner, and architect Nick Troubetzkoy's legacy continues with the new Jade Sea property. A perfectly planned expansion from Jade Mountain,...

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26 Jul 2018
Sizzling Summer NightsSizzling Summer Nights

Duty Free Pointe Seraphine, a subsidiary of Invest Saint Lucia, will be putting on some sizzling summer fun over the next three months.

The first installment of this newly minted event, which will adopt a Carnival theme, takes place on Friday July 27th from 5:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.

Patrons of one of the island’s long-established malls, will be treated to major discounts from stores as well as prizes, giveaways and entertainment by a live band and DJ throughout the evening.

According to Operations...

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