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PM REFUTES CONFLICT OF INTEREST CLAIMS OVER GOV’T OFFICES HOUSED IN FAMILY OWNED BUILDINGS

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The Prime Minister has attempted to distance himself from his father’s business dealings. During a November 24 appearance on a local radio talk-show, the Prime Minister was questioned on the optics of his father, Sir Michael Chastanet, being the landlord for numerous government agencies. The Prime Minister pushed back and shot down conflict of interest assertions over government offices housed in private, family owned buildings.

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“SARAH MUST GO” GRAFFITI DELAYS CDC PAINTING

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The remedial works on the Darling Road CDCs which commenced Thursday were disrupted when workers arrived Friday morning to graffiti with messages aimed at the Castries Central MP. Did the vandals paint a clear picture?SHOW LESS

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GOV’T, OPPOSITION SPAR OVER BORROWING

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The Lower House met on Tuesday [December 15] to seek approval to authorize the Finance Minister to borrow $85 million dollars from five locally based commercial banks. Prime Minister and Finance Minister Allen Chastanet explained to reporters coming to the House for overdraft borrowing is routine. He says the money would help with government cash flow to maintain its day to day operations. The government’s borrowing has again been criticized by the Opposition.

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NCOPT SAYS THEY DID NOT ‘SELL OUT’ THEIR MEMBERS

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The National Council on Public Transport has assured they are on the side of minibus operators. NCOPT 1st Vice President Kentry Frederick refuted “sell out” assertions levelled at him by some of the protesting bus drivers.

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