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Tuesday, June 25, 2019

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...

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...

Independence celebration, reception held in the Bronx

(Press Unit in the Office of the Prime Minister) BASSETERRE, St. Kitts –- Three Hundred nationals of St. Kitts and Nevis turned out to...

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...

Homeland Security reports 247 SKN non-immigrants overstayed their US visas

In 2017, 247 visitors from St. Kitts and Nevis “overstayed” in the US after their visas expired according a Fiscal Year 2017 Entry/Exit Overstay...

Brantley voices CARICOM’s concerns about NCDs

NEW YORK –- The heavy economic burden of non-communicable diseases (NCDs) was described on Sept. 27 by St. Kitts and Nevis’ Minister of Foreign...

World Glaucoma Week kicks off

The following attachment is the official address to launch World Glaucoma Week March 11-17: OFFICIAL ADDRESS TO LAUNCH WORLD GLAUCOMA WEEK - MARCH...

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...

Foreign Ministers of St. Kitts and Nevis, Canada discuss diplomatic relations

NEW YORK –- Intensifying the diplomatic relationship between Canada and St. Kitts and Nevis was discussed by Minister of Foreign Affairs of St. Kitts...

PAHO agrees, reduce health personnel shortage, prevent diseases

WASHINGTON, D.C. – The 56th Directing Council of the Pan American Health Organization (PAHO) ended today following a week of discussions about health priorities...

OAS White Paper links cybersecurity, ‘Smart Cities’

BOGOTA, Colombia –- A joint “white paper” that addresses the challenges and opportunities presented by cybersecurity in cities and establishes recommendations for the sustainability...

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...

PM Harris in Dubai Seeking CBI Business

St Kitts and Nevis Prime Minister, the Hon. Dr. Timothy Harris, is in Dubai to discuss the new investment opportunities available for Middle Eastern...

Brantley participates in Commonwealth Foreign Affairs Ministers Meeting

UNITED NATIONS -- St. Kitts and Nevis’ Foreign Minister, Honourable Mark Brantley, participated in the Commonwealth Foreign Affairs Ministers Meeting held on Sept. 27...

IICA Director General promotes new partnerships for agricultural development 

IICA Director General promotes new partnerships for agricultural development  From the IICA SAN JOSE - The Director General of the Inter-American Institute for Cooperation on Agriculture...

CDEMA’s new procurement procedures improve disaster response

CDEMA’s new procurement procedures improve disaster response From the CDB BRIDGETOWN, Barbados – The Caribbean Disaster Emergency Management Agency (CDEMA), with support from the Caribbean...

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...

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...

NIA announces study opportunity in Morocco

NIA announces study opportunity in Morocco From the NIA CHARLESTOWN, Nevis - The following is an announcement from the Ministry of Human Resources in the Nevis Island...

NIA announces Commonwealth scholarship opportunities

NIA announces Commonwealth scholarship opportunities From the NIA CHARLESTOWN, Nevis - The Ministry of Human Resources in the Nevis Island Administration (NIA) announces study opportunities...

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