MASSY STORES REWARDS STAFF DEDICATION

Massy Stores is once again recognizing the dedicated work and commitment of its team members. The company held its 2019 Annual Staff Recognition Awards ceremony at the Sandals Halcyon recently. Company officials say the annual event is an opportunity to say thank you to those whose performance on the job ensures that Massy Stores can continue to deliver on its promise of excellent service to the community. Massy Stores SLU Ltd has embraced a culture of celebrating its team members and supporting them in their personal and professional development. In…

PUBLIC SERVICE CAUGHT OFF GUARD BY STAFF ABSENCE

Minister for the Public Service Senator Dr. Ubaldus Raymond says his department was caught off guard by the actions of public officers who did not show up for work on Tuesday A number of government offices were vacant Monday after the Saint Lucia Civil Service Association (CSA) called an emergency meeting to discuss the status of negotiations with the Government; a meeting Dr. Raymond, says permission was not granted for. Public servants remained off the job for a second consecutive day Tuesday but Raymond swears that operations have not been…

FORMER PRINCIPAL SAYS STUDENTS REAL VICTIMS OF SICKOUT BY TEACHERS

A former Principal is concerned about the impact of this week’s sickout by teachers on students- especially those preparing for exams. The Department of Education suspended classes Monday to facilitate an emergency meeting by the St. Lucia Teachers Union to discuss salary negotiations. Monday’s meeting ended with the SLTU giving the government Negotiating Team till Thursday this week to meet with them to discuss the way forward but on Tuesday, a number of teachers called in sick forcing the closure of several schools Teachers stayed away from school on Tuesday,…