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Saturday, January 25, 2020

S.T.E.P. mourns passing of Director Wendell Wattley 

Management, staff and participants at the Skills Training Empowerment Programme (STEP) are mourning the death of Director Mr. Wendell Wattley in the early hours...

NDMD receives final consignment of multi-million dollar gift from Japan

The Nevis Island Administration (NIA), through the Nevis Disaster Management Department (NDMD), recently received the final consignment of a multi-million dollar gift package from...

NASPA Suspends Services at Charlestown Sea Port for 2nd day due to high seas 

In an effort to ensure the safety of clients and vessel operators, the Nevis Air and Sea Ports Authority (NASPA) has continued to suspend...

PM: Homeownership Facilitates Laying Roots in Communities

Prime Minister, Dr. the Hon. Timothy Harris, took part Friday at a house-allocation ceremony held at Phillips’ Village, where 17 new homeowners received keys...

Department of Agriculture Receives Financing for Pest and Monkey Control

The Department of Agriculture has received funding to aid in its pest control measures and addressing the ongoing monkey problem, Director of Agriculture, Melvin...

NWD: Well redevelopment works at Hamilton to temporarily affect Bath Stream

The Nevis Water Department announced it is mobilized to start the redevelopment phase of the Hamilton Estate well during the week of Jan. 20,...

Cocaine Seized in Major Bust Destroyed

The Anti-Narcotics Unit destroyed 124 packages of cocaine seized by members of the security forces last year, along with thousands of kilograms of compressed marijuana, a large number of...

Tourism Officials Seek to Consolidate Gains in Stay Over Arrivals

Tourism officials in St. Kitts and Nevis are currently reviewing their strategy to boost stay over arrivals following two years that have seen more...

PM Thanks National Honours Awardees

Prime Minister of St. Kitts and Nevis, Dr. the Honourable Timothy Harris paid homage to 19 outstanding citizens of St. Kitts and Nevis Wednesday...

EIA commences for Fort Charles Reclamation and Protection Project at Bath...

A two-member team from Jamaica is on Nevis to conduct an Environmental Impact Assessment (EIA) to begin the Fort Charles Reclamation and Protection Project...

NEVLEC reports on status of power supply affected by high winds

The Nevis Electricity Company Limited (NEVLEC) issued a report Tuesday regarding the impact of the high winds that have affected Nevis over the past...

Expert: Cannabis Industry Should Primarily Benefit Locals

Chairman of the Cannabis Core Committee, Dr. Wycliffe Baird, a regional expert on cannabis, said the proposed establishment of a cannabis industry in St....

Refurbishment Work Continues on Tender Ppier in Charlestown

Construction work continues on the tender pier at the Charlestown Port in Nevis in spite of the challenges posed by the surging waters of...

Commissioner of Police Highlights 2019 Successes, 2020 Goals

Commissioner of Police, Hilroy Brandy, highlighted a 48 percent reduction in homicides and a 28 percent overall reduction of crime in 2019 during the...

PR Quake May Cause SKN Seas to Rise

Sea levels around the Federation are expected to rise following A 6.4 magnitude earthquake that shook southern Puerto Rico Tuesday. According to Met Office officials...

PM: 700 Hotel Rooms and 1,000 Jobs to be Created in...

Prime Minister Dr. the Honourable Timothy Harris declared Saturday, that citizens and residents of St. Kitts and Nevis have every reason to be confident in...

Renowned Educator Lauds Education Excellence in St. Kitts and Nevis

Dr. Freeman A. Hrabowski III, guest speaker at Prime Minister’s Gala 2020 held at the St. Kitts Marriott Resort on Saturday, touted education in...

PM praises Sugar Mas 48 organisers, security forces and revellers 

As the curtain came down on Sugar Mas 48 on Thursday night with a hugely successful Last Lap jam session, Prime Minister Dr. the...

Hilton Ushers-In 2020 Opening Luxury Resort in St. Kitts

Hilton Hotels began 2020 by announcing the opening of its latest property – in association with Koi Hospitality Group and under its Curio Collection...

Police Receive Salvation Army Annual Welfare Appeal Award

The Royal St. Christopher and Nevis Police Force was given the Annual Welfare Appeal Award for 2019 for helping the Salvation Army bring cheer and...

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