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Tuesday, June 25, 2019

St. Kitts-Nevis national named principal at Baychester Academy in NY

NEW YORK -- Ms. Kendra Gardner, a St. Kitts and Nevis national, is the new principal at Baychester Academy, in the Bronx, New York....

CARICOM shuttle diplomacy mission meets at UN

NEW YORK –- Concerns about the situation in Venezuela were voiced to United Nations Secretary-General HE Antonio Guterres by Caribbean Community (CARICOM) Chairman and...

Region urged to reduce likelihood of mosquito breeding

PORT OF SPAIN, Trinidad and Tobago -– The Caribbean Public Health Agency (CARPHA) is advising area countries to implement enhanced measures to reduce mosquito...

Cuba celebrates 60th National Day

BASSETERRE, St. Kitts -- The Government of St. Kitts and Nevis joins the regional and international community in congratulating Cuba on its National Day,...

Federation’s UAE Consulate to be upgraded as an Embassy

BASSETERRE, St. Kitts -– The consulate of St. Kitts and Nevis in the United Arab Emirates (UAE) will soon be upgraded into an embassy,...

Last Caribbean execution was 10-years ago

BASSETERRE, St. Kitts –- Ten years ago, on December 19, 2008, St. Kitts and Nevis authorities carried out what was to become the last...

CARPHA laboratory receives accreditation

PORT OF SPAIN, Trinidad and Tobago -- The Caribbean Public Health (CARPHA) Port of Spain Laboratory was recently accredited by the Jamaica National Agency...

CARICOM secretary-general describes new management system

(Press Unit in the Office of the Prime Minister) BASSETERRE, St. Kitts -– A detailed update on the new Results-Based Management (RBM) System being...

SKN Foreign Affairs Minister meets with UAE officials in Dubai

DUBAI, UAE -- Bilateral meetings ran concurrently with the panel discussions at the First Caribbean-UAE (United Arab Emirates) Cooperation Forum opened in Dubai at...

Guyana, EU agree to promote trade in legal timber products

GEORGETOWN, Guyana -– Guyana and the European Union (EU) have concluded a six-year process of negotiations towards a Voluntary Partnership Agreement (VPA), which aims...

More resources needed to combat climate change, NCDs

(Press Unit in the Office of the Prime Minister) BASSETERRE, St. Kitts -– There are many risks associated with climate change, as it has...

Miami conferees discuss Caribbean energy resilience

MIAMI, Florida -- Improving the resilience of the region’s energy sector, especially when it comes to natural disasters and the impacts of climate change,...

Federation, Republic of Romania expand bilateral relations

(Press Unit in the Office of the Prime Minister) BASSETERRE, St. Kitts -- Prime Minister Dr. the Honourable Timothy Harris, while speaking on behalf of...

Taiwan claims ‘politics’ blocks its participation in INTERPOL

TAIPEI, Taiwan –- Taiwan (Republic of China) is petitioning INTERPOL to become an Observer and has pledged to combat cross-border crime and to share...

New Canada Visa Application Centre open in Barbados

CHRIST CHURCH, Barbados -- A new Canada Visa Application Centre (VAC) is now open in Barbados. The office is located at DHL Barbados LTD,...

Delegtaion tours Disaster Prevention Research Institute

TOKYO, Japan -- The St. Kitts and Nevis delegation to Japan led by Hon Mark Brantley, Minister of Foreign Affairs and Aviation visited the...

PAHO urges countries of the Americas to eliminate malaria

WASHINGTON, DC -- Paraguay was certified as having eliminated malaria from its territory in June of this year. Argentina is on track to obtain...

Foreign Ministers of Japan, SKN discuss concessionary loans

TOKYO, Japan -- Taro Kono, Foreign Minister of Japan invited Hon. Mark Brantley, St. Kitts and Nevis Minister of Foreign Affairs to engage in...

Brantley meets Japan’s Director General of Latin American and Caribbean Affairs

TOKYO, Japan –- Critical issues between St. Kitts and Nevis and Japan and future collaborative initiatives to deepen their long-standing friendship were discussed. Hon....

St. Kitts and Nevis, Belarus sign visa waiver agreement

HAVANA, Cuba –- An agreement on the mutual abolition of visas was signed here between the Government of St. Kitts and Nevis and the...

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