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COVID-19 leads to worldwide massive labour income losses

GENEVA -- The devastating losses in working hours caused by the COVID-19 pandemic have brought a “massive” drop in labour income for workers around...

Nevis COVID-19 Task Force training to prepare for border reopening

CHARLESTOWN, Nevis -- As Nevis continues to prepare for to open of St. Kitts and Nevis borders, Nevis COVID-19 Task Force, in collaboration with...

Elections Can Be Hazardous To Health, Says PAHO Director.

Washington D.C., September 16, 2020 (PAHO) –Noting that some countries are preparing for elections soon, Etienne said careful planning was needed to prevent spread...

Premier Brantley, Ambassador Lee view Pinney’s Beach Park Project

CHARLESTOWN, Nevis –- Satisfaction with the progress made on the St. Kitts and Nevis Pinney’s Beach Park Project at Pinney’s was expressed by Hon....

National heroes’ Daughter becomes First Female Party Leader in SKN

  Fifty years after her father Sir Simeon Daniel founded the Nevis Reformation Party (NRP) and was its first leader, Dr. Janice Daniel-Hodge has been...

Sept. 18 application deadline for new stimulus payments

BASSETERRE, St. Kitts -- Applications for this month’s instalment of the COVID-19 stimulus payment must be submitted on or before 4 p.m. on Friday,...

Despite FirstCaribbean’s plan to close, Premier says banking sector remains vibrant

CHARLESTOWN, Nevis -– After being notified that FirstCaribbean International Bank Ltd. (CIBC) will close its Nevis branch on November 30, Hon. Mark Brantley, Premier...

Federation’s CBI Programme receives top marks from British financial magazine

BASSETERRE, St. Kitts -- The Federation of St Kitts and Nevis offers one of the best citizenship by investment (CBI) programmes in the world....

OBSERVER/NEVIS PRINTING HOSTED A DRIVE THROUGH BUSINESS SALES FRIDAY SEPTEMBER 4,...

We had a Blast!!! The St. Kitts and Nevis Observer Newspaper and Nevis Printing partnered with the Nevis Health Promotions Unit on Friday and...

Soccer Star Marcus Rashford Puts Smile On Faces Of Hungry Children.

Manchester United footballer Marcus Rashford, whose grandmother came from St. Kitts, has formed a taskforce with some of the UK's biggest food brands to...

National Housing Corp. officials featured on ‘Working for You’

BASSETERRE, St. Kitts -- Officials from the National Housing Corporation (NHC) will be featured today on the government radio and television programme “Working for...

Windies Women Arrive In Swinging England.

(CricketInfo) Derby, England--August 31st, 2020--West Indies women have arrived in the UK ahead of their five-match T20I series against England at the end of...

‘Yes to Success’ programme on Nevis to open new home at...

CHARLESTOWN, Nevis -– Nevis youths, especially those at risk, will soon have a designated area to attend programmes to assist with their personal...

NEVLEC celebrates 20th anniversary, focuses on education, staff, customers

CHARLESTOWN, Nevis –- The Nevis Electricity Company Limited (NEVLEC) presented a laptop each to the Charlestown and Gingerland Secondary Schools and the Nevis...

St. Kitts and Nevis offers AIDA Luna safe harbour due to...

BASSETERRE, St. Kitts – The Federation of St. Kitts and Nevis has offered safe harbour to the AIDA Luna, a cruise ship under...

‘Outrageous And Offensive’ BBC Speared By Angry Tweet From Jamaican Election...

The BBC is involved in a fresh race row as Jamaica's foreign minister complains over a Famalam sketch showing Caribbean men leering at women and high...

Reimagined Tourism Product On The Barbados Horizon

The Barbados Government and various tourism stakeholders have been working to refashion “a reimagined tourism product”. Minister of Tourism and International Transport, Senator Lisa Cummins,...

US Citizens Can Travel To Caribbean, But No Two Places Have...

Tourist are becoming an endangered species in the Caribbean, because of COVID-19 fears, and destinations are trying allure a few of them back, but...

TS storm Laura passes minimal damage reported

Tropical Storm Laura passed over St. Kitts and Nevis overnight with heavy rainfalls and strong winds but no major damages were reported. The Federation started...

SCNPF investigating non-fatal shooting incident

BASSETERRE, St. Kitts -- The St. Christopher and Nevis Police Force (SCNPF) is investigating a non-fatal shooting incident in which one person was injured. ...

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