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Sunday, December 16, 2018

Record $29.9 mn national security budget allocation proposed

BASSETERRE, St. Kitts -- Citizen security and the maintenance of law and order remain a top priority for the Government of St. Kitts and...

Team Unity administration says it has never paid airline subsidies

BASSETERRE, St. Kitts –- Rumours that the National Unity Government is paying subsidies to airlines have been dispelled by Minister of Tourism, the Honourable...

Alexandra Hospital patients urged, pay overdue bills

BASSETERRE, St. Kitts -- Alexandra Hospital has been adding qualified personnel at the hospital to improve its services and at the same time making...

Prime Minister calls out Opposition’s Douglas on ‘lie’

BASSETERRE, St. Kitts -- A statement made during the budget debate by opposition leader Dr Denzil Douglas about economic data for the federation was...

CDB-funded street lighting project to save $2.2 M each year

BASSETERRE, St. Kitts -- An energy-efficient street lighting project funded by the Caribbean Development Bank (CDB) is projected to save St. Kitts and Nevis...

Police advise safe holiday shopping tips

BASSETERRE, St. Kitts -- To improve your shopping experience, ensure your safety and to better secure your personal items, Inspector James Francis of the...

St. Kitts tremors are warning for preparedness: expert

By Kenichi Serino ST. AUGUSTINE, Trinidad and Tobago -- A series of small earthquakes that occurred last weekend north of St. Kitts are a warning...

The city where you don’t want to commute if you suffer...

Travel: by Eric Mackenzie Lamb (All images by the Author) You may not know this, but Bolivia’s administrative capital, La Paz, has the highest international airport...

PM asks STEP to work diligently, justify government’s spending

BASSETERRE, St. Kitts -- The Federal Government has since 2012 spent about $300 million on the People Employment Programme (PEP)/Skills Training Empowerment Programme (STEP),...

Statistics show areas with CCTV coverage have reduced crime

BASSETERRE, St. Kitts -- The effectiveness of the Closed Circuit Television Surveillance System Project in deterring crime was highlighted on Dec. 12 by Prime...

PM Dr. Harris tables Appropriation (2019) Bill in Parliament

BASSETERRE, St. Kitts -- During the Dec. 12 sitting of Parliament Appropriation (2019) Bill, 2018, of approximately EC $773 million, under the theme: “Sustaining...

Assembly Speaker Perkins pledges to give Opposition’s Motion of No Confidence...

(Press Unit in the Office of the Prime Minister) BASSETERRE, St. Kitts –- Speaker of the St. Kitts-Nevis National Assembly, the Honourable A. Michael Perkins,...

East Bus Line Terminal inaugurated

BASSETERRE, St. Kitts -- Another link in efforts to relieve street congestion and provide an economical and efficient way for commuters to get to...

National Assembly to debate Appropriation (2019) Bill

(Press Unit in the Office of the Prime Minister) BASSETERRE, St. Kitts -- The National Assembly of St. Kitts and Nevis meets Wednesday, Dec....

Prime Minister delivering 2019 Budget Address tomorrow

(Press Unit in the Office of the Prime Minister) BASSETERRE, St. Kitts -- Prime Minister of St. Kitts and Nevis and Minister of...

Government, church leaders initiate Christmas season

(Press Unit in the Office of the Prime Minister) BASSETERRE, St. Kitts -- Members of the Federal Cabinet joined officials from the faith-based community...

Universal Health Care final town hall meeting scheduled tonight

BASSETERRE, St. Kitts -- The St. Kitts and Nevis National Commission for Universal Health Care (SKNNCUHC) will host its final town hall-style public consultation...

Special people work with special needs kids: Minister Phipps

BASSETERRE, St. Kitts -- People and organizations that work with young people with special needs deserve commendation, said Minister of State Wendy Phipps. “It is...

Wesleyan Holiness Church receives Ade’s Place artwork

BASSETERRE, St. Kitts -– The high-quality of crafts and artwork created by trainees at Ade’s place was demonstrated in a flag of St. Kitts...

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