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Thursday, January 17, 2019

Pond Hill site cleared for Basseterre High School

BASSETERRE, St. Kitts -- Plans for the construction of the new state-of-the-art Basseterre High School (BHS) are advancing as the site at Pond’s Extension...

ECCB reviews application to sell Scotiabank; Citizens urged ‘stay calm’

(Press Unit in the Office of the Prime Minister) BASSETERRE, St. Kitts -- The Eastern Caribbean Central Bank (ECCB) is encouraging citizens of and residents...

Republic Financial Holdings discusses Scotiabank acquisition

BASSETERRE, St. Kitts –- Senior representatives of Republic Financial Holdings Limited (RFHL) and Scotiabank met today to discuss the bank’s purchase and to obtain...

Hamilton praises farmers, cooperatives at Sandy Point Public Market reopening

Hamilton praises farmers, cooperatives at Sandy Point Public Market reopening From SKNIS BASSETERRE, St. Kitts - Minister of Agriculture, Cooperatives and Lands the Honourable Eugene Hamilton echoed...

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...

UN, UNESCO approve St. Kitts and Nevis ‘Intangible Cultural Heritage Project’

PARIS, France -- An International Assistance Request submitted to the United Nations to implement an Intangible Cultural Heritage (ICH) project in St. Kitts and...

Well-known lawyer, judge Sir Dennis Bryon to speak at Annual Gala...

BASSETERRE, St. Kitts –- Well-known lawyer and judge The Right Honourable Sir Dennis Byron will be the special guest speaker at the Annual Gala...

Sir Tapley appoints three members to the Integrity of Public Life...

(Press Unit in the Office of the Prime Minister) BASSETERRE, St. Kitts – Damian Kelsick, Franklin Maitland and Mrs. Carol Boddie were appointed to the...

Delta Petroleum renews commitment to Summer Safety Programme

Delta Petroleum renews commitment to Summer Safety Programme From SKNIS  BASSETERRE, St. Kitts - Delta Petroleum St. Kitts Ltd. renewed its partnership with the St. Kitts and...

Nevis to benefit from participation in Geothermal Congress for Latin America...

CHARLESTOWN, Nevis -- A multitude of opportunities for Nevis to develop the island’s geothermal energy were presented during the Fifth Geothermal Congress for...

Premier Brantley presents $269.95 million tax-free budget

CHARLESTOWN, Nevis -- Hon. Mark Brantley, Premier of Nevis and Minister of Finance, presented the Nevis Island Administration’s (NIA) $269.95million tax-free budget, when he...

Yachting industry gains momentum

BASSETERRE, St. Kitts -- The yachting industry in St. Kitts and Nevis is gaining strength and has potential to greatly impact the economy, Minister...

Australian Labour Party cracks down on black-listed tax havens

CANBERRA, Australia -- The Australian Labour Party (ALP) has announced it will launch a crack-down on businesses and individuals that avoid taxes by establishing...

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...

2018 ends with 37 guns removed, 17 gun-related homicides

By Monique Washington BASSETERRE, St. Kitts -- Twenty-three homicides occurred in both 2017 and 2018, 2018, however, ends with less gun-related homicides. The Police along...

Former non-established worker voices appreciation for payment decision

BASSETERRE, St. KITTS -- Glenroy ‘Mac’ Woodley is probably the most outspoken Government Auxiliary Employee (GAE), formerly non-established worker. He has worked in that...

Customs & Excise employees saluted during 60th Anniversary Dinner, Awards Presentation

BASSETERRE, St. Kitts -- “Tonight, as our thoughts are focused on saluting excellence and on recognizing the contributions of Retired Comptrollers of Customs who...

UWI debtors, SIDS blacklisting concern SKN, Barbados ministers

BASSETERRE, St. Kitts –- Reducing debts owed to the University of the West Indies (UWI) and economic threats from the blacklisting of small island...

2019 New Year’s message from Premier Mark Brantley

CHARLESTOWN, Nevis -- The following is a New Year’s message from Hon Mark Brantley, Premier of Nevis. “My fellow citizens at home and abroad, residents...

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