At the invitation of Prime Minister Honourable Allen M. Chastanet, Her Excellency President Tsai Ing-wen of the Republic of China (Taiwan) will lead a delegation on a State visit to Saint Lucia from July 17 to 19, 2019.
The government of Saint Lucia is in preparations to welcome the president and the delegation and has planned several activities associated with the significance of the visit.
“It is a great honour to have President Tsai visit Saint Lucia,” stated Prime Minister Chastanet. “Saint Lucia has over the past three years greatly deepened our ties with Taiwan and we have broadened areas of co-operation. Taiwan has been instrumental in the development of our country in so many areas and this gives us an opportunity show our gratitude and share our country’s beauty and culture with President Tsai.”
During her visit to Saint Lucia, President Tsai will call on Governor General H.E. Sir Emmanuel Neville Cenac, Prime Minister Chastanet, Senate President Honourable Jeannine Giraudy-McIntyre and House Speaker Honourable Andy Daniel.
President Tsai will discuss and exchange ideas with them on bilateral and international issues of mutual concern. She will also address the joint session of the Parliament on the cordial and mutually beneficial relations between Taiwan and Saint Lucia.