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Marijuana use in CARICOM: Commission submits status report

Marijuana use in CARICOM: Commission submits status report From the CARICOM Secretariat  Greater Georgetown, Guyana – Caribbean Community Heads of Government’s mandate to investigate the issue of...

Who’s Fooling Who on Local Land Sales?

Leader of the opposition party, the People's Action Movement (PAM), Lindsay Grant is being accused by the ruling Labour Party government for thriving off...

Four youth represent Nevis in regional debate in Cayman Islands June...

Four youth represent Nevis in regional debate in Cayman Islands June 22 From the NIA CHARLESTOWN, Nevis - The Honourable Farrel Smithen, president of the Nevis Island...

High Debt and Low Growth Still Impacting Caricom Say SKN PM...

St. Kitts-Nevis Prime Minister Hon. Dr. Denzil Douglas says Caricom countries are still grappling with the effects of high debt and low growth....

OECS Official Touts Nevis” Leadership in Renewable Energy

April 15 -- Head of the OECS Secretariat's Environmental and Sustainable Development Unit based in St. Lucia Mr. Keith Nichols, described as encouraging Nevis'...

US$160 million hotel project planned in St. James – Funds already...

By Monique Washington A public hearing was held last Thursday to discuss the development of a new branded international hotel valued at US$160,000,000 will open...

Economic Crisis – Part 1

ECONOMIC CRISIS - PART 1 For the past decade we have enjoyed a thriving global economy and St. Kittts-Nevis has been a direct recipient...

Minimum Wage Increase Announced Finally

By Lesroy W. Williams Observer Reporter " (Basseterre, St. Kitts) " An increase of EC$1.75 per hour in the minimum wage will take...

Protesters present at unveiling ceremony for 3D model of new Basseterre...

Members of the St. Kitts-Nevis Labour Party and a group of supporters protested against the construction of a brand new Basseterre High School (BHS)...

New Tourist Attraction Opens

By Lesroy W. Williams Observer Reporter (Basseterre, St. Kitts)"The tourist industry in St. Kitts and Nevis is getting more attractive for visitors to...

POLICE BLOTTER

SEARCH WARRANT EXECUTED On August 27th 2008, Police in Nevis executed a search warrant on the premises of Delisha Smithen Bridgeman, situated at Brown Hill,...

Commissioner Queeley promises ‘stern action’ to apprehend Sergeant Powell’s killers

By a Staff Reporter BASSETERRE, St. Kitts -- Commissioner of Police Ian Queeley is promising stern action in apprehending the killers of Sargent Leon Powell,...

New Managing Director of FirstCaribbean International Bank Appointed

Mar. 15 -- FirstCaribbean International Bank is announcing the appointment of Mr. Daniel Farmer as the new Managing Director and Senior Coverage Officer for...

Unity team: No Sending Home of Civil Servants PEP Workers by...

"There will be no sending home of government workers and Unity will do better for PEP workers."This is according to Unity Leader Hon....

Countries near and far extend congratulations to St. Kitts-Nevis on its...

Countries near and far extend congratulations to St. Kitts-Nevis on its independence anniversary Press Unit in the Office of...

Commentary By Elvin Bailey Pension mathematics

My department was recently challenged to find out what the public knows about Social Security, because my challenger was convinced that the public should...

JAMES TRIED TO HAM IT UP; THE JUDGE WASN’T BUYING

By Shanique Richards St. Kitts Reporter As the October Assizes ended on Wednesday, several matters were withdrawn, a few perps received final sentencing and over twenty...

Labour Department to focus on training, increased efficiency in 2018

Labour Department to focus on training, increased efficiency in 2018 From SKNIS BASSETERRE, St. Kitts – Efficiency and training are two areas of focus that the...

Crime in Dollars

In today's edition of The Observer, Lesroy Williams reports: "The allocation for the Ministry of National Security and Immigration for 2009 is $48,728,525, an...

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