Revue de presse du 26 mai 2017

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REVUE DE PRESSE DU VENDREDI 26 MAI 2017

POLITIQUE

DOMINICA

Prime Minister Skerrit addresses the nation

Dominica News Online

In the wake of recent incidents taking place in the country since the beginning of the year, the latest being the disruption of Parliament earlier this week, the Prime Minister has sought to send a message to his fellow countrymen, in particular the Opposition, to desist from causing any further confrontation or disruption in the country.

ECONOMIE ET AFFAIRE

SAINT KITTS

CBI Programme is integral to long-term development of St Kitts & Nevis

SKN Vibes

Prime Minister Harris explains the reason for his Government’s continued investment in the Citizenship By Investment programme, saying that his Administration views the programme as an integral part of the long-term development of the Federation and that it will bring much benefits to the next generation for another thirty years.

FINANCE

ST VINCENT

St Vincent to benefit from $19m World Bank projects

I Witness News

St Vincent will benefit from two World Bank projects, one through the OECS Regional Agricultural Competitiveness Project which aims to increase market access and sales for farmers, fishers and agro-processors, and the other through the Human Development Service Delivery Project to improve the quality of primary and secondary education.

SOCIETE

CARIBBEAN

Forecasters predict active 2017 hurricane season

St Lucia Times

According to the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, the hurricane season which commences in less than one week, is expected to be a busy one for the region, with five to nine hurricanes expected to form. Overall, 11 to 17 named tropical storms will also develop.

FRANCE/EU

ST LUCIA

OECS project under consideration by European Programme

St Lucia News Online

Several projects from a number of Caribbean countries, including St Lucia, are due to be presented to the Interreg Caraïbes programme Selection Committee which is scheduled to take place in the French department of Guadeloupe next week. The programme is funded by the European Regional Development Fund and managed by the Region of Guadeloupe.

FRANCE

Trump praises Macron’s great job to win French election

Dominica Vibes

At their first encounter since his election as President of the French Republic, Macron received praises from the President of the United States, Donald Trump, for an incredible campaign and his tremendous victory. The US President says they have a lot to discuss especially terrorism. He also said he was honoured to be with him. They had lunch together prior to the NATO summit in Brussels.

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