growth-figures.png Saint Lucia Productivity Summary Report[2000-2015]

In 2000, it was estimated that each member of the employed labour forced produced EC$33,888 in goods and services (Table 1). By 2004, this figure had reached EC$37,082 a 9.4 per cent increase, however by 2015, Saint Lucia’s productivity was estimated at $32,397, the lowest for the period representing ...[Download report]



2nd National Forum On Doing Business in Saint Lucia

The Department of Commerce, International Trade, Investment, Enterprise Development and Consumer Affairs will be hosting the 2nd National Forum on Doing Business in Saint Lucia on Thursday, March 16th, 2017 at the New Financial Centre, Pointe Seraphine, from 9:00 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. under the theme, “Improving Efficiency in the Business Environment.” ...[Read nore]


Fuel Price Adjustments Effective Monday March 20, 2017

The following table shows the change in fuel prices effective March 20, 2017.

Fuel Price Adjustments Effective Monday March 20, 2017

Government of Saint Lucia Strengthens its Approach to Budgeting

  The Government of Saint Lucia hosted a two-day financial workshop for over sixty (60) officers involved in the budget preparation. The workshop which was held from February 14-15 and conducted by...[more]

Government of Saint Lucia Strengthens its Approach to Budgeting

Explaining the Housing Defecit in Saint Lucia

Introduction   Housing is considered one of the most basic human rights and an essential component of the right to an adequate standard of living. Meen (2005) asserts that housing is the largest...[more]

Explaining the Housing Defecit in Saint Lucia

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Castries, February 28th, 2017; The Department of Commerce, International Trade, Investment, Enterprise Development and Consumer Affairs will be hosting the 2nd National Forum on Doing Business in Saint Lucia on Thursday, March 16th, 2017 at the...

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This paper analyses fiscal policy in Saint Lucia using the cyclically-adjusted fiscal balances (CAB). The cyclically-adjusted fiscal balance corrects for the effects of the business cycle and temporary fluctuations in revenue and expenditure and...

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