SAINT LUCIA SAYS YES TO TAIWAN. (STOP PRESS )
St. Lucia is to re-establish diplomatic relations with Taiwan.
This was announced in the House of Assembly here tonight by the island’s External Affairs Minister Rufus Bousquet during the Debate on The Estimates of Revenue and Expenditure (Budget) 2007/2008.
Mr. Bousquet said Taiwan is going to be assisting St. Lucia in the areas of agriculture, ICT, communications among other things.
No mention was made with regards to the relations with China, which exist at the moment.