Revue de Presse du 08 octobre 2015
AMBASSADE DE FRANCE A SAINTE-LUCIE
REVUE DE PRESSE DU JEUDI 08 OCTOBRE 2015
The United Progressive Party expresses its shock at yesterday’s news involving the arrest of former ambassador Dr. John Ashe on charges of bribery and related crimes and, further, at the attempted incrimination of former Prime Minister Dr. Baldwin Spencer.
The Barbados Labour Party (BLP) believes that the sort of political tribalism seen in Jamaica is creeping its way into the Barbadian politics.
ST KITTS & NEVIS
Former Minister of National Security Dwyer Astaphan is calling for the country’s immigration regulations to be enforced more rigidly. M. Astaphan claims that the process of granting work permits to foreigners was compromised by the former administration.
St Lucia news online
The leader of the Opposition Dr. Gale Rigobert has expressed solidarity with the police, especially those who are said to be allegedly marginalized and victimized within the Royal St. Lucia Police Force (RSLPF).
St Lucia news online
Prime Minister of St Lucia Hon. Dr. Kenny D. Anthony has welcomed the new ambassador of the Republic of China (Taiwan) to Saint Lucia H.E. Ray Mou. Dr. Anthony welcomed Ambassador Mou, noting that he had very big shoes to fill.
St Lucia times
The leader of Saint Lucia’s parliamentary opposition, Doctor Gale Rigobert, has said that an upcoming march planned by the United Workers Party, (UWP), on October 22, 2015, will test whether the people of this country understand their role and responsibility.
Prime Minister of The UK the Hon. David Cameron paid a courtesy call to Grenada, Wednesday, September 30th and announced that his country has set aside an economic package of 300 million pounds for the Caribbean.
SECURITE ET JUSTICE
$1 million dollars bail has been set for former United Nations General Assembly President John Ashe. The former Antigua and Barbuda diplomat was arrested and charged on five counts, ranging from conspiracy to bribe, payments of a bribe, to filing false and fraudulent income tax returns in the US.