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Thursday, August 6, 2020

Tropical Cyclone 9 to pass south of Nevis tomorrow afternoon

CHARLESTOWN, Nevis – Potential Tropical Cyclone 9 is expected to bring heavy wind and rain to St. Kitts and Nevis tomorrow afternoon, according...

PM Harris extends best wishes to H.E. the Governor General on...

BASSETERRE, St. Kitts -- Prime Minister Dr. the Honourable Timothy Harris extends very best wishes to the Governor General of St. Kitts and Nevis,...

New vehicles enable Nevis Agriculture Department to better serve farmers

CHARLESTOWN, Nevis – The fleet of vehicles handed over to the Department and Ministry of Agriculture recently at the Prospect Experimental Station has increased...

OBITUARY: Sir Richard Caines CSM, JP

BASSETERRE, St. Kitts – Sir Richard Llewellyn Caines CSM, JP, who served as Junior Minister of Finance in the People’s Action Movement (PAM) Administration,...

Nationals studying in Cuba appreciate efforts to safely bring them home

BASSETERRE, St. Kitts -- Several students from St. Kitts and Nevis studying in Cuba expressed gratitude to the government and other persons for their...

Nevis craft vendors, tourism retail operators invited to COVID-19 sensitisation training

CHARLESTOWN Nevis -- The following is an announcement from the Ministry of Tourism in the Nevis Island Administration (NIA). In anticipation of the reopening...

Tourism sector workers on Nevis prepare for border reopening

CHARLESTOWN, Nevis –- In preparation for the reopening of the Federation's borders, over the next two weeks more than 1,000 workers in the tourism...

Education Ministry: Nevis schools are COVID-19 compliant for Sept. opening

CHARLESTOWN, Nevis – Assurance that plans to make schools on the island COVID-19 complaint in time to open for the 2020-2021 school year, are...

Competent Enough: By Kenneth Williams

  By Kenneth Williams Andrew Fahie’s Virgin Islands Party Government from all accounts has been managing the affairs of the Virgin Islands very well. Fahie has been...

THE CHRISTENA TRAGEDY FIFTY YEARS AFTER: by Whitman Browne

by Whitman Browne   August 1, 2020, is a sad, but special anniversary in the Caribbean. Particularly for the people of St. Kitts-Nevis, those memories are...

OBITUARY: Former Barbados Prime Minister Rt. Hon. Owen Arthur

BASSETERRE, St. Kitts -- On behalf of the Government and people of St. Kitts and Nevis, Prime Minister Dr. the Honourable Timothy Harris extends...

Information Minister pleased with turn out for Cotton Ground town hall...

CHARLESTOWN, Nevis -- Minister of Information and Community Development, Hon. Eric Evelyn is pleased with the turn out to the July 23 town hall...

NIA to commemorate 50th anniversary of Christena Disaster, public invited

CHARLESTOWN, Nevis -- The Premier’s Ministry cordially invites the general public to a memorial service to commemorate the 50th anniversary of the Christena Disaster. The...

Play Kiddies’ Corner! One child at the end of the month...

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Curtains

Curtains The Federation was amongst the earliest nations to close its borders in an effort to control the Corona Virus.  It did so on 25th March, almost...

Plastic repurposing contest promotes environmental sustainability

BASSETERRE, St. Kitts -- In an effort to promote environmental sustainability, the Ministry of Tourism hosted a Solution to Pollution Plastic Repurposing Contest, which...

Emergency powers regulations on COVID-19 extended to Aug. 1

BASSETERRE, St. Kitts -- The mandatory wearing of masks in public places remains in effect and so do social distancing and physical distancing protocols....

Tropical Storm Gonzalo approaching Trinidad and Tobago

MIAMI – Heavy rain is possible in Trinidad and Tobago as Tropical Storm Gonzalo passes nearby. According to the US National Hurricane Center, the...

Monetary Council anticipates quick Post COVID-19 quick economic turnaround

BASSETERRE, St. Kitts – After a reliable COVID-19 vaccine is developed, there can be a rapid recovery for the economies of the Eastern Caribbean...

Nevis Disaster Management Committee prepares for peak hurricane season

CHARLESTOWN, Nevis -- The Island’s state of readiness ahead of the August to September peak of the hurricane season was discussed July 24 by...

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