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Tuesday, September 18, 2018

Coast Guard, Police add drones to search for Curiel Robinson

CASSETERRE, St. Kitts — After an extensive Coast Guard and police search on Friday, during which the authorities used an aerial drone, 71-year-old Curiel...

Thirteen Federation students awarded Republic of China scholarships

BASSETERRE, St. Kitts – With 13 scholarships recently presented to St. Kitts and Nevis students, The Republic of China (Taiwan) continues to offer local...

Ministry of Health, Elite Fitness partner for Caribbean Wellness Day walk

BASSETEERE, St. Kitts -- The Ministry of Health will partner with Elite Fitness and other local gyms to spearhead the inaugural Caribbean Wellness Day...

NIA issues guidelines for college student travel assistance

CHARLESTON, Nevis -- Travel assistance guidelines have been announced for full-time students enrolled at Clarence Fitzroy Bryant College (CFBC) and the Advanced Vocational Education...

Citizens receive 40 homes in Communities Seven, Three

BASSETERRE, St. Kitts – Forty homes were presented to citizens in Communities Seven and Three on Aug. 21 and 23, according to Minister responsible...

Twelve West Basseterre residents receive keys to new La Guerite homes

(Press Unit in the Office of the Prime Minister) BASSETERRE, St. Kitts – Twelve keys were presented on Aug. 23 to La Guerite residents...

Cuba’s Ambassador presents medical scholarships to four local students

BASSETERRE, St. Kitts -- Cuban Ambassador, His Excellency Aberlardo Fabio Hernandez Ferrer presented medical scholarships to four local students, who will have the opportunity...

Police, Coast Guard search for 71-year-old man ‘missing-at-sea’

BASSETERRE, St. Kitts -- A search operation has been launched for a man feared missing-at-sea. The St. Kitts-Nevis Coast Guard conducted searches at sea,...

Federal Poverty Alleviation initiative registration begins Aug. 27 in Nevis

CHARLESTOWN, Nevis -- The Nevis Island Administration (NIA) is embracing the Poverty Alleviation Programme, a Federal government initiative which will provide assistance valued at...

Russian delegation meets Nevis Premier, seeks support for bid to host...

CHARLESTOWN, Nevis – A Russian Federation delegation met on Aug. 21 with Hon. Mark Brantley, Minister of Foreign Affairs and Premier of Nevis on...

Fire officers sharpen emergency response techniques

Basseterre, St. Kitts -- Forty first responders with the St. Kitts and Nevis Fire and Rescue Services (SKNFRS) sharpened their response to emergencies during...

Agency officials describe emergency shelter selection, management

BASSETERRE, St. Kitts – Emergency shelter selection and management priorities to create safe havens for refuge during natural disasters were described by National Emergency...

NIA makes headway in effort to expand Financial Services Sector

CHARLESTOWN, Nevis – Efforts to expand the Financial Services Sector are underway, with the the Nevis Island Administration (NIA) targeting an expansion of 50...

Two charged for firearm found in truck during stop-and-search exercise

BASSETERRE, St. Kitts -- Two individuals taken into Royal St. Christopher and Nevis Police Force (RSCNPF) custody following the discovery of a firearm in...

Local, foreign demand for aggregate will be met, NHLDC official says

CHARLESTOWN, Nevis -– The New River quarry has the capability to meet local and international demands for crushed stone, according to Hon. Alexis Jeffers,...

Nevis Minister of Finance announces changes in processing NIA payments effective...

CHARLESTOWN Nevis -– A statement has been issued by Colin Dore, Permanent Secretary in the Ministry of Finance in the Nevis Island Administration (NIA)...

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,...

National Security Adviser adding value to security architecture in St. Kitts...

BASSETERRE, St. Kitts -- The security apparatus in St. Kitts and Nevis continues to be strengthened with the increase of manpower and equipment; the...

Workshops teach technicians to identify genetically modified events

Basseterre, St. Kitts -- Lab technicians and personnel in agriculture, environmental health and environment fields recently participated in a workshop aimed at developing the...

Federal Government, NIA improving relations

BASSETERRE, St. Kitts -- The close collaboration and partnership forged between the Federal Government in St. Kitts and the Nevis Island Administration (NIA) on...

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