SAN JUAN Ė A British Caribbean Chamber of Commerce delegation met in St. Lucia with Prime Minister Kenny Anthony to explore investments opportunities in the country, the St. Lucian government said Wednesday in a statement.
The BCCC patron, Lord Michael Howard, and the head of the chamberís St. Lucia Chapter, John Kennedy, were among those who paid a courtesy call on Anthony.
The BCCC delegation was accompanied by British High Commissioner Annie McGhee.
Howard, Britainís former home secretary and a past leader of the Conservative Party, emphasized how the BCCC would work with both UK investors looking toward the region and with Saint Lucian companies and entrepreneurs wishing to access the British market.
The BCCC has chapters in Anguilla, Antigua and Barbuda, Barbados, Bahamas, British Virgin Islands, Cayman Islands, Grenada, Guyana, Jamaica, Montserrat, St. Kitts and Nevis, St. Lucia, St. Vincent, Trinidad and Tobago, United Kingdom and Turks and Caicos.