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Wednesday, June 26, 2019

‘Patches’ Liburd holds post-birthday block party

BASSETERRE, St. Kitts -- Area Parliamentary Representative for St. Christopher One (East Basseterre) Ian ‘Patches’ Liburd has demonstrated the love he has for his...

Ground broken for NHC duplexes at Lower Poland in Conaree

BASSETERRE, St. Kitts –- A ground-breaking ceremony was held Jan 26 at Lower Poland for three duplexes being built in Conaree Village by the...

CARICOM, United Nations to discuss Venezuela’s political stalemate

BASSETERRE, St. Kitts -- The political stalemate in the Bolivian Republic of Venezuela and the heightened sense of insecurity in the region are topics...

Three new compactor garbage trucks go into service tomorrow

BASSETERRE, St. Kitts –- Three new state-of-the-art Angelus 20-cubic-yard compactor garbage trucks, valued at EC $1.5 million have been commissioned Solid Waste Management Corporation’s...

Taiwan presents Eco-park to Federation

BASSETERRE, St. Kitts -- The St. Kitts Eco-park, better known as the Agro-Tourism Demonstration Farm Co-Op, was handed over to the Government of St....

Ministry of Labour focus on workplace inspections, worker verifications

BASSETERRE, St. Kitts –- The Ministry of Labour indicted during the upcoming year, workplace inspections and worker verification checks will be increased to ensure...

CARICOM holds emergency meeting about Venezuelan crisis

(Press Unit in the Office of the Prime Minister) BASSETERRE, St. Kitts -– Heads of Government of the Caribbean Community (CARICOM) convened an emergency meeting...

Wage deductions, increased new taxes to sustain Universal Healthcare

BASSETERRE, St. Kitts –- Universal Healthcare funding will be provided by a combination of wage deductions and increased and new taxes on the lottery,...

Justice Peter Jamadar joins CCJ Bench

PORT OF SPAIN. -- The Honourable Justice Peter Jamadar will soon be appointed Judge of the Caribbean Court of Justice (CCJ) by the Regional...

FAO workshops teach seafood management

PORT OF SPAIN, Trinidad –- As shrimp and groundfish resources in the Southern Caribbean continue to be intensively exploited, a new capacity building course...

National Record System will provide patient information to Universal Health Care

BASSETERRE, St. Kitts –- A National Record System will be implemented as part of the roll out of the Universal Health Care Coverage System...

Sustainable Growth Fund gives financial stimulus to St Kitts and Nevis

LONDON -- Business expansion in St. Kitts and Nevis was in a large part made possible due to the increased popularity of the...

Buchanan funeral scheduled Jan. 28

BASSETERRE, St. Kitts -- The late Ivan Charles Buchanan CBE, JP, who served as Speaker of the St. Kitts and Nevis National Assembly from...

‘Island Constables’ attend police training to patrol tourist areas

BASSETERRE, St. Kitts -– Month-long classes began this week at the Police Training School to train specialized auxiliary police, called “Island Constables” to patrol...

Food, nutrition discussed during Agenda 2019 consultations

CHARLESTOWN, Nevis -– The one-day consultation for stakeholders in the agriculture sector on Nevis on Jan. 21 met its intended objectives, according to Hon...

CBI Programme’s strength reaffirmed

(Press Unit in the Office of the Prime Minister) BASSETERRE, St. Kitts –- The high due-diligence standards associated with the Citizenship by Development Programme have...

Justice Burgess sworn in as CCJ Judge

PORT OF SPAIN, Trinidad -- The Hon. Justice Andrew Burgess, formerly a Justice of Appeal in Barbados’ Court of Appeal, became a Judge of...

Rev. Cortroy Jarvis installs three Moravian Church pastors

BASSETERRE, St. Kitts –- Constructive dialogue between the Moravian church and the St. Kitts and Nevis government was acknowledged by Prime Minister Dr. the...

Six Nevis Health Centres offer free cervical cancer screenings on Jan....

CHARLESTOWN, Nevis –- A free pap-smear clinic for sexually active women and girls at will take place at six of the island’s Health...

iPad stolen, Beeman offers a ‘sweet reward’

By Monique Washington CHARLESTOWN, Nevis -- A “sweet reward” of a one-year supply of Nevis natural honey and $200 cash is being offered by Quentin...

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