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Health Ministry conducts a ‘listening tour’ to determine hospital improvements

BASSETERRE, St. Kitts -- A “listening tour” to understand the needs of the staff at the Joseph N. France (JNF) General Hospital is being...

SKNBS encourages caterers: Follow food-labelling standards

BASSETERRE, St. Kitts – Caterers are being encouraged to follow food labeling standards, according to Jermine Mike, Head of Standardization at The St. Kitts...

Alexandra Hospital benefits from additional equipment to fight COVID-19

CHARLESTOWN, Nevis – An assortment of equipment to fight COVID-19 has been provided to the Alexandra Hospital by the Nevis Island Administration’s local and...

Having diabetes does not increase risk of contracting COVID-19

BASSETERRE, St. Kitts – “Diabetes does not increase the risk of a person contracting COVID-19, according to Chief Medical Officer Dr. Hazel Laws....

Two mechanical ventilators donated by Rams Group to JNF Hospital

BASSETERRE, St. Kitts -- To assist with the management of the COVID-19 pandemic in St. Kitts and Nevis, the Rams Group of Companies stepped...

124 Ross University students released from quarantine

BASSETERRE, St. Kitts -- All 124 students attending the Ross University School of Veterinary Medicine (RUSVM), who arrived in St. Kitts and Nevis on...

Consumer Affairs, Ministry of Health ensure consumer’s health, safety

BASSETERRE, St. Kitts -- The Consumer Affairs Department has worked along with the Ministry of Health in ensuring the safety and the health of...

Dr. Laws highlights the importance of wearing facemasks

BASSETERRE, St. Kitts -- Wearing facemasks has become an accepted part of the new normal in St. Kitts and Nevis. It is an effective...

Suspected COVID-positive persons quarantined at JNF Hospital

BASSETERRE, St. Kitts -- As the Federation of St. Kitts and Nevis continues to further safeguard itself from the COVID-19 virus, quarantining remains in...

Moscow varsity ‘completes trial of Covid-19 vaccine’, claims Russian embassy

Moscow’s Sechenov University has “successfully completed tests on volunteers of the world’s first vaccine against Covid-19”, the Russian embassy in India claimed on Sunday. “Sechenov University...

Health Official Recommends Wearing Face Masks in Public to Slow COVID-19...

The government of St. Kitts and Nevis is advising all residents who will be out in public to consider wearing a face mask to...

St. Kitts and Nevis Confirms Another Case of COVID-19, Total Stands...

The Federal Ministry of Health announced Thursday evening at 11:04 a.m. Thursday, St. Kitts and Nevis recorded one additional case of COVID-19, briunging the...

State of Emergency Extended to April 9

The government of St. Kitts and Nevis has extended the state of emergency in the Federation — including the 24-hour curfew for citizens and...

People in Breach of Lockdown will be Charged as Outlined in...

The Federation of St. Kitts and Nevis was placed on a 24-hour curfew — a total lockdown — from 7 p.m. Tuesday until 6...

PM: COVID-19 Cases Will Decline if Residents Heed All Precautions

Prime Minister of St. Kitts and Nevis, Dr. the Honorable Timothy Harris, affims that COVID-19 cases will decline in the Federation if residents take...

Emergency Powers: PM Harris Declares Curfew in Virus Battle

  By Monique Washington The Federation of St. Kitts and Nevis is now on a twenty-four-hour curfew effective from March 31 until Friday, April 3 at...

St. Kitts and Nevis Confirms Additional Case of COVID-19, Total Now...

St. Kitts and Nevis recorded one additional case of COVID-19 Monday, bringing the total number of confirmed cases to eight less than 24 hours...

PM: We Are in an Unprecedented Time

Prime Minister of St. Kitts and Nevis, Dr. the Honourable Timothy Harris, declared a 14-day State of Emergency to contain the COVID-19 (Novel Coronavirus...

Systematic Two-tiered COVID-19 Testing in St. Kitts-Nevis Ensures Reliable Results

Chief Medical Officer (CMO) Dr. Hazel Laws announced Tuesday that COVID-19 testing in St. Kitts and Nevis is performed via a two-tiered systematic process...

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