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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...

From the Caribbean, Died Loved, Yet Alone In US: Do You...

Dwight Claxton, a homeless veteran who died in Mount Vernon, is mourned by neighbors so moved by his passing that hey want to make...

IMF Says No Recession in Sight

ne takeaway from the IMF's World Bank's annual report is that everyone is growing and there is no recession in sight for at least...

PM Makes Statement on Deadly Military Helicopter Crash in Taiwan

Prime Minister Dr. the Honourable Timothy Harris extended heartfelt condolences on behalf of himself and the government and people of St. Kitts and Nevis...

UN Temp Target Unlikely, Global Sea Level Rise More Likely

Technically speaking, global temperature rises due to climate change could still be limited to 1.5° Celsius, a new UN report says. But it’s not...

Newly Donated Footballs To Help Encourage Physical Activity Among Young

More than 50 footballs (soccer balls) were donated to the government of St. Kitts and Nevis by the Government of Italy in a brief...

PM: Federation Surpassed International Standards in Care and Treatment of Haitian...

The Government of St. Kitts and Nevis took every effort to ensure that the 49 Haitian migrants repatriated back to their homeland Thursday, Oct....

New Study: Island Nations Could Be Destroyed by Rising Sea Levels

(CNN) Hundreds of millions of people worldwide are at risk of losing their homes as entire cities sink under rising seas over the next...

Minister of Foreign Affairs Attends Enthronement Ceremony in Japan

Hon. Mark Brantley, Minister of Foreign Affairs in Saint Kitts and Nevis joined leaders and representatives from over 180 countries at the Ceremony of...

Stakeholders Encouraged to Utilize Science in Planning for COP25

Minister with responsibility for Environment, the Honourable Eugene Hamilton, informed climate change stakeholders that decisions taken in preparation for the Conference of Parties 25...

PM Holds Meetings with Senior IMF Officials

Dr. the Honourable Timothy Harris, Prime Minister of St. Kitts and Nevis, met with the upper ranks of the International Monetary Fund (IMF) to...

Labour Stakeholders Pleased with Wide-Ranging Involvement in Policy Decisions

The inclusive measures implemented by the Federal Ministry of Labour in St. Kitts and Nevis to enhance labour administration and strengthen industrial harmony have...

SKN Leads the Way in Global CBI Schemes

Two-island nation St. Kitts and Nevis introduced its CIP program in 1984.   (CNN) — Turns out money doesn't just buy a glamorous vacation in the...

St. Kitts and Nevis signs Prohibition of Nuclear Weapons Treaty

The Honourable Mark Brantley, Minister of Foreign Affairs and Aviation, signed the Treaty on the Prohibition of Nuclear Weapons (TPNW) at a Signing Ceremony,...

PM Bats Strongly for Climate Change, SIDS at UN

Prime Minister of St. Kitts and Nevis, Dr. the Honourable Timothy Harris used his platform at the United Nations General Assembly to draw the...

Indian PM Modi Meets CARICOM Leaders, Promises Development Funds

India PM Narendra Modi Meets Caribbean Leaders (SKN PM Harris, 2nd from R, front row) New York- Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi met the leaders...

PM Meets Former Canadian PM at UN to Discuss Possibilities for...

Prime Minister Dr. the Honourable Timothy Harris met Monday at the United Nations in New York with Jean Chrétien, emissary for Canadian Prime Minister,...

PM to UN General Assembly: Equal Access to Healthcare is a...

The Prime Minister of St. Kitts and Nevis, Dr. the Honourable Timothy Harris today presented the country’s position that reaffirmed his commitment to ensuring...

PM Harris Continues to Press Climate Change at the United Nations

The Prime Minister of St. Kitts and Nevis, Dr. the Honourable Timothy Harris, this week led a delegation to the United Nations to attend...

Study: Anti-Corruption Sentiment Grows in Latin America, Caribbean

Anti-corruption sentiment in Latin America and the Caribbean has grown over the past several years, as people experience the many ways in which corruption...

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