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Friday, October 19, 2018

UWI Seismic official calls Federation’s tsunami preparedness ‘fantastic’

CHARLESTOWN, Nevis -- St. Kitts and Nevis has taken an important step and is ahead of other English-speaking Caribbean islands in tsunami awareness and...

CIC president supports government efforts to improve economy, thwart crime

(Press Unit in the Office of the Prime Minister) BASSETERRE, St. Kitts – Efforts to increase communications between the Unity Administration and the St. Kitts...

Help-a-Child Program Award ceremony slated tomorrow

BASSETERRE, St. Kitts –- During tomorrow's 15th Annual Help-a-Child Program Primary School Scholarship Award Ceremony at the Mount Carmel Baptist Church in Bourryeau the...

Department of Statistics takes one-day retreat during Caribbean Statistics Day

BASSETERRE, St. Kitts -- The Department of Statistics in St. Kitts and Nevis used the Oct. 15 Caribbean Statistics Day (CSD), with the theme:...

Petty says human toll of displacement of major concern

BASSETERRE, St. Kitts –- “The human toll of displacement has seen our early childhood centres and secondary schools accommodate several students from other hurricane...

Budget Estimates Committee meetings to shape 2019 budget

(Press Unit in the Office of the Prime Minister) BASSETERRE, St. Kitts -– Senior-level government officials, including Cabinet ministers, Permanent Secretaries and Heads of Departments,...

Third Island-Wide Bike Ride slated Nov. 4 for St. Kitts youth

BASSETERRE, St. Kitts -- As part of Youth Month 2018, the Department of Youth Empowerment will host its Third Annual Island-Wide Bike Ride on...

Development Bank, Pink Lily, ‘Celebrate Life’ with 10th anniversary walk

CHARLESTOWN, Nevis -– On Saturday Oct. 20, as Pink Lily Cancer Care celebrates its 10th anniversary, it will hold its 11th charity walk under...

Nevis observes International Day for Disaster Reduction

CHARLESTOWN, Nevis -– Building more disaster resilient communities and nations was emphasized by Ms. Rhosyll Jeffers, Assistant Secretary in the Ministry of Agriculture with...

Ambassador Mills shows video in Belgium; Guest of honour in Havana

BRUSSELS, Belgium -– The role of female diplomats in today’s world was the topic of a video presentation the Federation’s Ambassador to the Republic...

Securities commission warns, Initial Coin Offerings have many risks

BASSETERRE, St. Kitts –- The Eastern Caribbean Securities Regulatory Commission (ECSRC) has issued an announcement warning of the risks of investments with Initial Coin...

Federation signs ILO declaration to protect child workers from mistreatment

BASSETERRE, St. Kitts -- Children in St. Kitts and Nevis now have an added layer of protection from any exploitation through work that deprives...

Senior women enjoy complimentary spa services, pampering

BASSETERRE, St. Kitts -- A group of senior women enjoyed a wide array of complementary spa services and pampering from Advanced Vocational Education Centre...

Nevis seniors’ vigour sends important messages to community

CHARLESTOWN, Nevis –- The vigour on show by seniors participating in the Oct. 5 Annual Seniors March sends important messages to the rest of...

University of the West Indies honours two Federation officials

(Press Unit in the Office of the Prime Minister) BASSETERRE, St. Kitts -- Dr. the Honourable Timothy Harris and his Cabinet colleague, the Honourable Vance...

Airport staff taking aviation, safety management training

BASSETERRE, St. Kitts -- Key stakeholders from the Robert L Bradshaw and the Vance Amory International Airports in St. Kitts and on Nevis are...

Deputy Premier Jeffers attending climate change workshop in Kenya

CHARLESTOWN, Nevis -- Hon. Alexis Jeffers, Deputy Premier of Nevis, left on Oct. 9, for Nairobi, Kenya to participate in a Commonwealth Parliamentary Association...

World Post Day activities begin with ‘Customer Appreciation Day’

BASSETERRE, St. Kitts -- The Ministry of Posts in St. Kitts and Nevis has organized a month of activities to mark the international observance...

Nevis Health minister calls for acceptance of youth with mental illness

CHARLESTOWN, Nevis -– Youth between 10- and 19-years-old face varied challenges and sometimes suffer with mental illness, according to Junior Minister of Health in...

UWI to honour two of the Federations outstanding alumni this week

(Press Unit in the Office of the Prime Minister) BASSETERRE, St. Kitts –- As part of its 70th anniversary of service and leadership across the...

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