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Wednesday, January 27, 2021

United Women’s Economic Development Network launched

WASHINGTON -- Women business leaders and entrepreneurs from the United States, Bahrain, Morocco, Israel, United Arab Emirates, Sudan, Uzbekistan, and Kosovo convened today for...

St Kitts and Nevis Ranked 26th Most Powerful Passport

LONDON, England -- The St Christopher and Nevis passport has been ranked the world's 26th most powerful and the best in the Organization of...

World Bank Donates $12 Billion for Global Coronavirus Support

WASHINGTON, March 3, 2020 — As COVID-19 reaches more than 60 countries, the World Bank Group is making available an initial package of up to...

US Drug Firm with Positive COVID-19 Vaccine Results

The first results from human trials of a vaccine against Covid-19 have given a glimmer of hope after a US firm’s study produced positive...

Moves to Oust Trump, Probe of Capitol Police After Riot

Rioters fight Capitol police Jan.6, 2021 WASHINGTON (AP) — The violent siege of the Capitol by President Donald Trump’s supporters forced painful new questions across...

CARICOM launches ‘Caribbean moves’ to combat NCDs

(Press Unit in the Office of the Prime Minister) NEW YORK -- Leaders within the Caribbean Community (CARICOM) attending the 73rd Session of the...

Senate Report: Russia Tried to Hack Elections in all 50 States

Vanity Fair- A new report by the Senate Intelligence Committee released reveals that Russia's attempt to hack America's election systems in 2016 was more...

US Judge Rules: No Searches of Phones, Laptops Without Warrants

BOSTON (AP) — A federal court in Boston has ruled that warrantless U.S. government searches of the phones and laptops of international travelers at...

Taiwan 2020 Virtual Expo testifies to Taiwan’s versatility, adaptability

BASSETERRE, St. Kitts -- The virtual launch of the 2020 Taiwan Expo in St. Kitts and Nevis on December 11 is a testament to...

Cameron Calls Johnson a Phoney on Brexit, Yet He’s High in...

Boris Johnson (L), David Cameron Former Tory British Prime Minister David Cameron, who got the Brexit bandwagon moving by calling for a referendum, has branded...

Thomas Cook Collapses, UK Mounts Biggest Tourist Repatriation Effort

  British travel firm Thomas Cook has gone out of business, as many as 600,000 holidaymakers stranded abroad and millions more with their holidays cancelled,...

ILO Study: Coronavirus Could Up Unemployment by 25 Million

GENEVA (ILO News) – The economic and labour crisis created by the COVID-19 pandemic could increase global unemployment by almost 25 million, according to...

New Study: India-Pakistan Nuke Exchange Could Destroy World

A test of the first hydrogen bomb by the U.S. in 1952 as part of Operation Ivy. (Photo courtesy of National Nuclear Security Administration/Nevada...

Brexit: EU and UK Reach Deal but DUP Refuses to Accept...

A Brexit deal has been agreed between UK and EU negotiating teams before a meeting of European leaders in Brussels. Prime Minister Boris Johnson tweeted:...

Facebook Faces Trade Boycott Over Hateful Content

Facebook is coming under mounting pressure from major companies to rein in hateful content on the platform or risk further loss of ad revenue. In...

US Preparing for 18 Months of Hell

CNN- Nearly two months after the first US coronavirus case, the federal government is now preparing for a pandemic that could last up to...

SKN foreign affairs minister meets with top Canadian officials in Ottawa

SKN foreign affairs minister meets with top Canadian officials in Ottawa From the NIA CHARLESTOWN, Nevis - The following is a press release from the...

World’s Largest Airport Opens in China

Chinese President Xi Jinping officially inaugurated Beijing Daxing International Airport, located about 40 kilometers south of the country’s capital. The opening comes a week before...

10,000 Unreported Care Home Deaths Catapult UK Corona Fatalities to 44,000

The number of coronavirus-related deaths in the UK has surged past 44,000, with more than 10,000 victims in care homes, the latest Office for National Statistics (ONS) figures have...

Sweden’s HM Carl XVI Gustaf offers Independence congratulations

BASSETERRE, St. Kitts -- King of Sweden, His Majesty King Carl XVI Gustaf congratulates the Government and people of St. Kitts and Nevis for...

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