PRIME MINISTER TO ATTEND CARICOMCUBA SUMMIT
Prime Minister and Minister of Finance, Economic Affairs, Planning and Social Security, Kenny D. Anthony will represent Saint Lucia at the Fifth CARICOM-Cuba Summit in Havana, Cuba on December 8, 2014. Dr. Anthony will be joined in Cuba by Her Excellency Dr. June Soomer, Ambassador Extraordinary & Plenipotentiary for Saint Lucia to the Caribbean Community (CARICOM) and the Organisation of Eastern Caribbean States (OECS).
The triennial meeting is being convened in commemoration of the forty-second anniversary of the establishment of bilateral diplomatic relations between the independent states of CARICOM and Cuba, as well as to mark the twelfth anniversary of Cuba-CARICOM Day.
Dr. Anthony and Ambassador Soomer are scheduled to return to the State on Tuesday, December 9, 2014.
Minister for Infrastructure, Port Services and Transport, Philip J. Pierre, will act as Prime Minister during Dr. Anthony’s absence.