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Wednesday, June 19, 2019

Labour Department’s constructive, responsible role

BASSETERRE, St. Kitts –- The Labour Department’s constructive role and responsible engagement in labour matters has resulted in a peaceful industrial climate according to...

‘Plastic-Free Year,’ ‘Plastic-Free Legacy’ programmes encourage recycling

BASSETERRE, St. Kitts -- Several initiatives to bolster tourism by encouraging the public and youth to recycling and eliminate single-use plastics have been launched...

CDB president predicts 2 percent Caribbean economic growth in 2019

BRIDGETOWN, Barbados –- Although grappling with challenges related to climate change; wide fiscal deficits and high public debt; as well as high unemployment, the...

Federation taking steps to strengthen CBI Escrow Accounts legislation

(Press Unit in the Office of the Prime Minister) BASSETERRE, St. Kitts –- The Federation is taking steps to strengthen the Saint Christopher and Nevis...

Four-phase ‘Montevideo Mechanism’ suggested to resolve Venezuela crisis

MONTEVIDEO, Uruguay –- The goal of the international conference taking place here today is an effort by the participating countries to resolve the dire...

Magistrate Harris’ court reopens today For DDP

BASSETERRE, St. Kitts -- The Director of Public Prosecutions Valston Graham and Magistrate Harris met with acting Chief Magistrate Renold Benjamin and other senior...

NHC reveals social assistance housing model for people with special needs

BASSETERRE, St. Kitts -– A new social assistance-housing model for people with special needs will be completed in six- to nine-weeks according to National...

Federation begins 2019 History and Heritage Month

BASSETERRE, St. Kitts –- The Federation is now celebrating its annual History and Heritage Month, under the theme ‘African Survivals in St. Kitts and...

NIA offers housing programme for returning university graduates

CHARLESTOWN, Nevis –- A housing development programme to benefit returning graduates who are contributing to the development of Nevis, has been announced by Deputy...

Use of biometrics strengthens CBI due diligence procedures

(Press Unit in the Office of the Prime Minister) BASSETERRE, St. Kitts -- The Government of St. Kitts and Nevis will soon introduce biometrics in...

IDB predicts increasing shortage of teachers, doctors, nurses in the Caribbean

WASHINGTON -- A huge shortage of teachers, doctors and nurses is predicted in Latin America and the Caribbean by 2040, according to a new...

Sir Tapley highlights prominent African Survivalists in St. Kitts and Nevis

BASSETERRE, St. Kitts –- Prominent African survivors should be treasured for their efforts during the foundation of St. Kitts and Nevis said Governor...

Labour Work Plan addresses job creation, new Labour Code

BASSETERRE, St. Kitts -- The 2019 Work Plan of the Ministry of Labour, Social Security and Ecclesiastical Affairs, was launched at the Faith Tabernacle...

Eco-Park to provide local residents with business opportunities

BASSETERRE, St. Kitts -- Residents living in areas surrounding the St. Kitts Eco-Park, known as the Agro-Tourist Demonstration Farm Co-Op were encouraged to think...

Gingerland Cultural Centre work progressing on schedule

CHARLESTOWN, Nevis -- Work on what is earmarked as the new home of the Gingerland Community Festival, ‘Gingerama,’ moved to a new phase on...

The St. Kitts and Nevis Patriots sold!

By Loshaun Dixon BASSETERRE, St. Kitts -- With one Patriots team celebrating a Super Bowl victory another has been celebrating new ownership the St. Kitts...

Nevlec privatising meter reading

By Monique Washington CHARLESTOWN, Nevis -- The Nevis Electricity Company, (Nevlec) recently decided to privatise the reading of meters because finding young people to...

Conferees in Uruguay to discuss Venezuelan upheaval

BASSETERRE, St. Kitts -– A Caribbean Community (CARICOM) delegation will be in Montevideo, Uruguay on Feb. 7 to focus on the ongoing political upheaval...

US Virgin Islands has 65 percent of accommodations open

MONTEGO BAY, Jamaica -- Tourism Commissioner Designee Joe Boschulte soundly proclaimed that the U.S. Virgin Islands is "open for business" during the 2019 Caribbean...

High turnout for PM’s monthly Health Walk

BASSETERRE, St. Kitts -– Enthusiastic health-conscious walkers from across the island left the comfort of their beds Saturday morning and before sunrise assembled at...

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