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January 9, 2019

St. Kitts & Nevis

Police have two St. Paul’s shooting suspects in custody

Source: St. Kitts & Nevis Observer BASSETERRE, St. Kitts — Two individuals have been taken into Police custody following the Tuesday night shooting on Lover’s Lane Alley in St Paul’s, the… Link: Police have two St. Paul’s shooting suspects in custody

Police thwart attack by armed assailants

Source: St. Kitts & Nevis Observer BASSETERRE, St. Kitts — swift action by Police on patrol in St. Paul’s thwarted an attack by armed assailants on three young men Monday night.… Link: Police thwart attack by armed assailants

Sir Dennis praises Caribbean Court of Justice’s accomplishments

Source: St. Kitts & Nevis Observer BASSETERRE, St. Kitts — Former President of the Caribbean Court of Justice (CCJ), the Right Honourable Sir Dennis Byron, a native of St. Kitts and… Link: Sir Dennis praises Caribbean Court of Justice’s accomplishments

St. Paul’s shooting injures three

Source: St. Kitts & Nevis Observer BASSETERRE, St. Kitts — Three individuals are currently nursing gunshot wounds after they were shot in the leg in an alleged drive by incident last… Link: St. Paul’s shooting injures three

CBI’s Sustainable Growth Fund fast, effective route to global citizenship

Source: St. Kitts & Nevis Observer BASSETERRE, St. Kitts -– As 2019 commences, the Sustainable Growth Fund (SGF), launched last year by the Federation’s Citizenship by Investment (CBI) Programme, has proven… Link: CBI’s Sustainable Growth Fund fast, effective route to global citizenship

Dr. Douglas’ trial questions where his allegiance lies

Source: St. Kitts & Nevis Observer BASSETERRE, St. Kitts — St. Kitts and Nevis’ Leader of Her Majesty’s Opposition and Parliamentary Representative for St. Christopher Six, the Right Honourable Dr. Denzil… Link: Dr. Douglas’ trial questions where his allegiance lies

In four years, phenomenal growth seen in new business development

Source: St. Kitts & Nevis Observer BASSETERRE, St. Kitts –- “Over the last four years, the growth in new businesses entering the formal economy has been phenomenal,” Prime Minister Dr. the… Link: In four years, phenomenal growth seen in new business development

Sports facility upgrades to encourage winter team training

Source: St. Kitts & Nevis Observer BASSETERRE, St. Kitts –- In the coming weeks and months, sports facilities will be refurbished and enhanced in St. Kitts to encourage sports-related tourism according… Link: Sports facility upgrades to encourage winter team training

PM says unity should pervade every aspect of Federation’s life

Source: St. Kitts & Nevis Observer BASSETERRE, St. Kitts — Unity must pervade every aspect of life in the Federation of St. Kitts and Nevis, Prime Minister Dr. the Honourable Timothy… Link: PM says unity should pervade every aspect of Federation’s life

PM thanks colleagues during New Year’s Gala

Source: St. Kitts & Nevis Observer BASSETERRE, St. Kitts –- “The Executive arm of the government will continue to govern on behalf of the people,” Prime Minister of St. Kitts and… Link: PM thanks colleagues during New Year’s Gala

Public schools reopen tomorrow

Source: St. Kitts & Nevis Observer BASSETERRE, St. Kitts — The Ministry of Education has announced to all teachers, students, parents and guardians, and the general public, that all public schools… Link: Public schools reopen tomorrow

Two bus drivers rushed to hospital after collision with backhoe

Source: St. Kitts & Nevis Observer BASSETERRE, St. Kitts — At about 10 a.m. on Friday, Jan. 4, 911 operators received a report of a traffic accident in the White Gate… Link: Two bus drivers rushed to hospital after collision with backhoe

Ministry of Health denies ‘spurious claims’

Source: St. Kitts & Nevis Observer BASSETERRE, St. Kitts — The Ministry of Health has been made aware of a mischievous electronic circular, by an unnamed source, claiming that there is… Link: Ministry of Health denies ‘spurious claims’

Gramps Morgan to perform at St. Kitts Gala

Source: St. Kitts & Nevis Observer BASSETERRE, St. Kitts — International reggae singer and instrumentalist Roy ‘Gramps’ Morgan of Morgan Heritage will perform at tonight’s Prime Minister’s Gala at the St.… Link: Gramps Morgan to perform at St. Kitts Gala

Youth Empowerment Dept. anticipates productive 2019

Source: St. Kitts & Nevis Observer BASSETERRE, St. Kitts — Young people in St. Kitts can look forward to continued support for developmental programmes that will promote positivity, patriotism, and inspire… Link: Youth Empowerment Dept. anticipates productive 2019

Two passenger buses damaged in accident, drivers hospitalised

Source: St. Kitts & Nevis Observer By Kenichi Serino BASSETERRE, St. Kitts — Two passenger buses were left extremely damaged and their driver’s sent to the hospital following an accident on… Link: Two passenger buses damaged in accident, drivers hospitalised

Education Minister predicts significant strides in 2019

Source: St. Kitts & Nevis Observer BASSETERRE, St. Kitts — The Ministry of Education has and will continue to make significant strides in its education system, says Deputy Prime Minister and… Link: Education Minister predicts significant strides in 2019

2019 school upgrades emphasise technical, vocational training

Source: St. Kitts & Nevis Observer BASSETERRE, St. Kitts — The Technical and Vocational Education and Training (TVET) Enhancement Project continues to facilitate the upgrade of the TVET spaces across secondary… Link: 2019 school upgrades emphasise technical, vocational training

PM Harris describes Team Unity’s 2018 achievements, 2019 agenda

Source: St. Kitts & Nevis Observer BASSETERRE, St. Kitts –- The good governance agenda established in 2015 will continue to be robustly carried out in 2019 according to Prime Minister Dr.… Link: PM Harris describes Team Unity’s 2018 achievements, 2019 agenda

High Command investigating hotel incident

Source: St. Kitts & Nevis Observer BASSETERRE, St. Kitts — The High Command of The Royal St. Christopher and Nevis Police Force notes, with great concern, the contents of a video… Link: High Command investigating hotel incident

Financial experts to review Universal Healthcare basics

Source: St. Kitts & Nevis Observer BASSETERRE, St. Kitts — Plans to implement Universal Health Care in St. Kitts and Nevis will advance to another stage with the arrival of actuarial… Link: Financial experts to review Universal Healthcare basics

2018 ends with 37 guns removed, 17 gun-related homicides

Source: St. Kitts & Nevis Observer By Monique Washington BASSETERRE, St. Kitts — Twenty-three homicides occurred in both 2017 and 2018, 2018, however, ends with less gun-related homicides. The Police along… Link: 2018 ends with 37 guns removed, 17 gun-related homicides

Police investigating Stoney Grove shooting

Source: St. Kitts & Nevis Observer BASSETERRE, St. Kitts — Police are investigating a shooting incident at Stoney Grove that left two men hospitalised. The incident occurred at about 6:12 a.m.… Link: Police investigating Stoney Grove shooting

Craddock Road victims shot, in hospital fighting for their lives

Source: St. Kitts & Nevis Observer By Monique Washington CHARLESTOWN, Nevis — Two young men are fighting for their lives at the Alexandra Hospital following a shooting on New Year’s morning.… Link: Craddock Road victims shot, in hospital fighting for their lives

List shows, Dr. Douglas had his US visa barred in 2015

Source: St. Kitts & Nevis Observer BASSETERRE, St. Kitts — Former Prime Minister of St. Kitts and Nevis and current Leader of the Opposition, the Right Honourable Dr. Denzil Douglas, heads… Link: List shows, Dr. Douglas had his US visa barred in 2015

Six charged for wounding with intent during J’ouvert violence

Source: St. Kitts & Nevis Observer BASSETERRE, St. Kitts — Six persons have been charged and more are expected as a result of investigations into a number of incidents that occurred… Link: Six charged for wounding with intent during J’ouvert violence

2019 New Year’s message from Premier Mark Brantley

Source: St. Kitts & Nevis Observer CHARLESTOWN, Nevis — The following is a New Year’s message from Hon Mark Brantley, Premier of Nevis. “My fellow citizens at home and abroad, residents… Link: 2019 New Year’s message from Premier Mark Brantley

Four in custody after Christmas day shooting

Source: St. Kitts & Nevis Observer BASSETERRE, St. Kitts -– An update has been issued by the Royal St. Christopher and Nevis Police Force (RSCNPF) on the Christmas day shooting indicating… Link: Four in custody after Christmas day shooting

Cuba celebrates 60th National Day

Source: St. Kitts & Nevis Observer BASSETERRE, St. Kitts — The Government of St. Kitts and Nevis joins the regional and international community in congratulating Cuba on its National Day, which… Link: Cuba celebrates 60th National Day

NIA amends Offshore Financial Services Sector legislation

Source: St. Kitts & Nevis Observer CHARLESTOWN, Nevis — The Nevis Business Corporation (Amendment) Bill, 2018 and the Nevis Limited Liability Company (Amendment) Bill, 2018 were passed unopposed at a sitting… Link: NIA amends Offshore Financial Services Sector legislation

Duty-free Customs and Excise concession allowance extended

Source: St. Kitts & Nevis Observer BASSETERRE, St. Kitts –- The period for duty concessions on non-commercial imports has been extended by the Government of St. Kitts and Nevis, according to… Link: Duty-free Customs and Excise concession allowance extended

Nevis Bath Villager appreciates Poverty Alleviation Programme

Source: St. Kitts & Nevis Observer CHARLESTOWN, Nevis — One of the more than 600 persons on Nevis to benefit from the Federal government’s Poverty Alleviation Programme expressed gratitude for the… Link: Nevis Bath Villager appreciates Poverty Alleviation Programme

PAP case managers to assist enrollees plan their budgets

Source: St. Kitts & Nevis Observer BASSETERRE, St. Kitts — Official from various government agencies will work closely with individuals enrolled in the Poverty Alleviation Programme (PAP) to ensure that their… Link: PAP case managers to assist enrollees plan their budgets

PM predicts CARICOM will have a busy 2019

Source: St. Kitts & Nevis Observer BASSETERRE, St. Kitts -– A year full of action in 2019 is predicted for the Caribbean Community (CARICOM) by the organization’s incoming Chairman and the… Link: PM predicts CARICOM will have a busy 2019

Nevis Island Assembly to sit Dec. 28

Source: St. Kitts & Nevis Observer CHARLESTOWN, Nevis — Two Bills will be tabled in the Nevis Island Assembly when it sits in chambers at Hamilton House on Dec. 28. Ms.… Link: Nevis Island Assembly to sit Dec. 28

J’ouvert turns violent: 64 revellers arrested, two Officers injured

Source: St. Kitts & Nevis Observer BASSETERRE, St. Kitts –- Two Royal St. Christopher and Nevis Police Force (RSKNPF) officers were injured and 64 participants arrested today when thousands of revellers… Link: J’ouvert turns violent: 64 revellers arrested, two Officers injured

Prime Minister holds Christmas luncheon for Police, RSS Forces

Source: St. Kitts & Nevis Observer BASSETERRE, St. Kitts – Members of the Police High Command and the Regional Security System (RSS) Forces attended lunch on Dec. 25 with Prime Minister… Link: Prime Minister holds Christmas luncheon for Police, RSS Forces

Police Officer shot, hospitalized; businessman robbed

Source: St. Kitts & Nevis Observer BASSETERRE, St. Kitts — A Royal St. Christopher and Nevis Police Officer is warded at the Alexandra Hospital in Nevis in stable condition after he… Link: Police Officer shot, hospitalized; businessman robbed

Civilian technical, economic courses in India

Source: St. Kitts & Nevis Observer BASSETERRE, St. Kitts — The Ministry of External Affairs, Government of India, New Delhi invites residents of St. Kitts and Nevis to apply for scholarships… Link: Civilian technical, economic courses in India

Christmas Message by Prime Minister Dr. the Hon Timothy Harris

Source: St. Kitts & Nevis Observer My Fellow Citizens and Residents, On this glorious Christmas morning, I am honoured to address you, the people of the Federation of St. Kitts and… Link: Christmas Message by Prime Minister Dr. the Hon Timothy Harris

Nevis Premier Brantley delivers 2018 Christmas address

Source: St. Kitts & Nevis Observer CHARLESTOWN, Nevis — The following is the full text of the 2018 Christmas address by Hon. Mark Brantley, Premier of Nevis. And the angel said… Link: Nevis Premier Brantley delivers 2018 Christmas address

Assembly denies Opposition’s Motion of No Confidence

Source: St. Kitts & Nevis Observer BASSETERRE, St. Kitts — The National Assembly, which convened today, Dec. 24, saw the Motion of No-Confidence (MONC) in the Government of St. Kitts and… Link: Assembly denies Opposition’s Motion of No Confidence

PM wishes glad tidings, presents $500 cheques

Source: St. Kitts & Nevis Observer BASSETERRE, St. Kitts — West Independence Square, Basseterre, was a sea of humanity Monday Dec, 24 as the Team Unity Administration fulfilled a major election… Link: PM wishes glad tidings, presents 0 cheques

Jan. 2 deadline for UK scholarship applications

Source: St. Kitts & Nevis Observer CHARLESTOWN Nevis — The following is an announcement from the Ministry of Human Resource in the Nevis Island Administration (NIA) regarding a scholarship offer from… Link: Jan. 2 deadline for UK scholarship applications

Aspiring entrepreneurs selected for CDB-funded programme

Source: St. Kitts & Nevis Observer BRIDGETOWN, Barbados –- Two-hundred-twenty-five aspiring technology entrepreneurs will participate in an incubator programme designed to equip them with the skills to take their businesses to… Link: Aspiring entrepreneurs selected for CDB-funded programme

Team Unity: Motion of No Confidence will fail

Source: St. Kitts & Nevis Observer BASSETERRE, St. Kitts — The Dr. Timothy Harris-Led Team Unity Administration has expressed high confidence that a Motion of No Confidence (MONC) brought by the… Link: Team Unity: Motion of No Confidence will fail

Local artists perform renditions at Folklore Extravaganza

Source: St. Kitts & Nevis Observer BASSETERRE, St. Kitts — St. Christopher’s Children’s Home residents were all smiles and in good spirits for the Christmas Season on Dec. 22 as they… Link: Local artists perform renditions at Folklore Extravaganza

Brantley criticizes EU for ‘blacklisting’ Small Island Developing States

Source: St. Kitts & Nevis Observer BASSETERRE, St. Kitts –- The European Union (EU) has been criticized for blacklisting countries as non-cooperative jurisdictions for tax purposes by Minister of Foreign Affairs… Link: Brantley criticizes EU for ‘blacklisting’ Small Island Developing States

Mary Charles Hospital staff, patients celebrate Christmas

Source: St. Kitts & Nevis Observer BASSETERRE, St. Kitts — The spirit of Christmas filled the air at the Mary Charles Hospital in Molineux, on Dec. 20 as senior government officials… Link: Mary Charles Hospital staff, patients celebrate Christmas

Staff Appreciation Ceremony recognises exemplary employees

Source: St. Kitts & Nevis Observer BASSETERRE, St. Kitts -– Senior Minister and Minister of Labour, Ecclesiastical Affairs and Social Security, the Honourable Vance Amory, recognised the exemplary performance of employees… Link: Staff Appreciation Ceremony recognises exemplary employees

Federation’s UAE Consulate to be upgraded as an Embassy

Source: St. Kitts & Nevis Observer BASSETERRE, St. Kitts -– The consulate of St. Kitts and Nevis in the United Arab Emirates (UAE) will soon be upgraded into an embassy, according… Link: Federation’s UAE Consulate to be upgraded as an Embassy

Two bills to safeguard financial services

Source: St. Kitts & Nevis Observer BASSETERRE, St. Kitts -– Decisive steps to safeguard its financial services sector and to make sure that it is complying with international best practices and… Link: Two bills to safeguard financial services

Assembly meets Dec. 24 to debate ‘Motion of No Confidence’

Source: St. Kitts & Nevis Observer BASSETERRE, St. Kitts — The Order Paper has been circulated for a Sitting of the National Assembly to be held at the National Assembly Chambers,… Link: Assembly meets Dec. 24 to debate ‘Motion of No Confidence’

ILO Report: Unemployment ‘down-slightly’ in Latin American, Caribbean

Source: St. Kitts & Nevis Observer LIMA, Peru — After increasing for three years, unemployment in Latin America and the Caribbean dipped slightly in 2018, according to the International Labour Organization… Link: ILO Report: Unemployment ‘down-slightly’ in Latin American, Caribbean

Hon Amory: ‘Your country needs you!’

Source: St. Kitts & Nevis Observer BASSETERRE, St. Kitts — “Young men, young women of St. Kitts and Nevis, your country needs you!” The call to serve was made by Senior… Link: Hon Amory: ‘Your country needs you!’

Constable Shyan Williams wants to follow her uncle’s footsteps

Source: St. Kitts & Nevis Observer BASSETERRE, St. Kitts — Woman Police Constable (WPC) 890 Shyan Williams is one of only two female graduates from the Police Training Complex on Dec.… Link: Constable Shyan Williams wants to follow her uncle’s footsteps

Real estate developers, CBI meet, agree to collaborative approach

Source: St. Kitts & Nevis Observer BASSETERRE, St. Kitts and Nevis — Real estate developers whose projects have been approved for the Citizenship by Investment (CBI) programme met several times with… Link: Real estate developers, CBI meet, agree to collaborative approach

Shaw’s Road Project brings Newcastle beauty, security

Source: St. Kitts & Nevis Observer CHARLESTOWN, Nevis — Work continues in Newcastle to enhance the infrastructure, safety, security and attractiveness of the area. Hon. Alexis Jeffers, Deputy Premier of Nevis… Link: Shaw’s Road Project brings Newcastle beauty, security

Labour Department inspections ensure safe workplaces for employers, employees

Source: St. Kitts & Nevis Observer BASSETERRE, St. Kitts –- The Department of Labour will remain proactive in ensuring that working environments across the Federation remain safe for all, according to… Link: Labour Department inspections ensure safe workplaces for employers, employees

New Forensic Department head appointed

Source: St. Kitts & Nevis Observer BASSETERRE, St. Kitts — The new Forensic Director of the Forensic Department of the Royal St. Christopher and Nevis Police Force was introduced to the… Link: New Forensic Department head appointed

Speaker asks Opposition Leader, apologize to SKNIS photographer

Source: St. Kitts & Nevis Observer BASSETERRE, St. Kitts — Leader of the Opposition, the Right Honourable Dr. Denzil Douglas, is in the spotlight again in the National Assembly. This time… Link: Speaker asks Opposition Leader, apologize to SKNIS photographer

Port Zante Pier keeps local technicians, businesses active

Source: St. Kitts & Nevis Observer BASSETERRE, St. Kitts — Approximately 50 St. Kitts and Nevis nationals are now constructing the second cruise pier at Port Zante with the potential for… Link: Port Zante Pier keeps local technicians, businesses active

PM accuses Opposition Leader of ‘selling out his country’

Source: St. Kitts & Nevis Observer BASSETERRE, St. Kitts — Leader of the Opposition, the Right Honourable Dr. Denzil Douglas, was accused of selling out his country by promoting the Citizenship… Link: PM accuses Opposition Leader of ‘selling out his country’

Last Caribbean execution was 10-years ago

Source: St. Kitts & Nevis Observer BASSETERRE, St. Kitts –- Ten years ago, on December 19, 2008, St. Kitts and Nevis authorities carried out what was to become the last execution… Link: Last Caribbean execution was 10-years ago

Dec. 20 is second reduced VAT Rate Day

Source: St. Kitts & Nevis Observer BASSETERRE, St. Kitts — The second reduced Value Added Tax (VAT) Rate Day is on Thursday, Dec. 20, as was agreed upon and confirmed by… Link: Dec. 20 is second reduced VAT Rate Day

Ministry of Labour protects workers’ severance rights

Source: St. Kitts & Nevis Observer BASSETERRE, St. Kitts — The Ministry of Labour is ensuring that persons who are eligible for severance payments after years of service to an establishment… Link: Ministry of Labour protects workers’ severance rights

Police presence ensures secure VAT-free shopping environment

Source: St. Kitts & Nevis Observer BASSETERRE, St. Kitts — The first Value Added Tax (VAT) discount day on Dec. 14 saw hundreds of shoppers GOING from business to business in… Link: Police presence ensures secure VAT-free shopping environment

National Assembly meets Dec. 19

Source: St. Kitts & Nevis Observer BASSETERRE, St. Kitts — The Order Paper has been circulated for a Sitting of the National Assembly to be held at the National Assembly Chambers,… Link: National Assembly meets Dec. 19

Expanding agricultural production will reduce import costs

Source: St. Kitts & Nevis Observer BASSETERRE, St. Kitts — Food security remains at the forefront of the Team Unity Administration’s agenda as the Ministry of Agriculture continues to provide farmers… Link: Expanding agricultural production will reduce import costs

Police Training School graduates 34 recruits

Source: St. Kitts & Nevis Observer BASSETERRE, St. Kitts — Thirty-four recruits, 32 males and two females, have successfully completed a rigorous six-month training course and are set to join the… Link: Police Training School graduates 34 recruits

Yachting industry gains momentum

Source: St. Kitts & Nevis Observer BASSETERRE, St. Kitts — The yachting industry in St. Kitts and Nevis is gaining strength and has potential to greatly impact the economy, Minister of… Link: Yachting industry gains momentum

PM briefed on Feb. 27-27 CARICOM Inter-Sessional meeting

Source: St. Kitts & Nevis Observer BASSETERRE, St. Kitts –- The first 30th Caribbean Community (CARICOM) briefing session ahead of the Feb. 27-27, 2019 Inter-Sessional Meeting of the Conference Heads of… Link: PM briefed on Feb. 27-27 CARICOM Inter-Sessional meeting

Coalition of Services Industries streamlines best practices

Source: St. Kitts & Nevis Observer BASSETERRE, St. Kitts –- “The services industries are a major source of innovation and providing essential infrastructure for trading goods,” Minister of International Trade, Honourable… Link: Coalition of Services Industries streamlines best practices

Awards presented for Youth Service empowerment

Source: St. Kitts & Nevis Observer BASSETERRE, St. Kitts -– A 2018 Minister’s Award for sponsoring youth development programs like the annual Summer Residential Camp and the High Schools Chef competition… Link: Awards presented for Youth Service empowerment

Record $29.9 mn national security budget allocation proposed

Source: St. Kitts & Nevis Observer BASSETERRE, St. Kitts — Citizen security and the maintenance of law and order remain a top priority for the Government of St. Kitts and Nevis… Link: Record .9 mn national security budget allocation proposed

Sen. Phipps describes health sector improvements

Source: St. Kitts & Nevis Observer BASSETERRE, St. Kitts -– There has only been one confirmed case of vector-borne disease in 2018, Minister of State with responsibility for Health, Senator the… Link: Sen. Phipps describes health sector improvements

Agricultural sector ensures food security

Source: St. Kitts & Nevis Observer BASSETERRE, St. Kitts — The Agricultural Sector in the Federation of St. Kitts and Nevis has shown resilience and recorded an increase of 11.4 percent,… Link: Agricultural sector ensures food security

Prime Minister calls out Opposition’s Douglas on ‘lie’

Source: St. Kitts & Nevis Observer BASSETERRE, St. Kitts — A statement made during the budget debate by opposition leader Dr Denzil Douglas about economic data for the federation was a… Link: Prime Minister calls out Opposition’s Douglas on ‘lie’

CDB-funded street lighting project to save $2.2 M each year

Source: St. Kitts & Nevis Observer BASSETERRE, St. Kitts — An energy-efficient street lighting project funded by the Caribbean Development Bank (CDB) is projected to save St. Kitts and Nevis over… Link: CDB-funded street lighting project to save .2 M each year

PM outlines benefits of Citizenship by Investment Programme

Source: St. Kitts & Nevis Observer BASSETERRE, St. Kitts –- The sterling performance of St. Kitts and Nevis’ Citizenship by Investment (CBI) Programme on the global stage sustains growth and prosperity… Link: PM outlines benefits of Citizenship by Investment Programme

Public workers paid double salary

Source: St. Kitts & Nevis Observer BASSETERRE, St. Kitts — Discounted VAT Rate Day – marks the unprecedented third consecutive time that public sector workers have been paid a double salary… Link: Public workers paid double salary

Police advise safe holiday shopping tips

Source: St. Kitts & Nevis Observer BASSETERRE, St. Kitts — To improve your shopping experience, ensure your safety and to better secure your personal items, Inspector James Francis of the Royal… Link: Police advise safe holiday shopping tips

Newspaper Cover for 14th December, 2018

Source: St. Kitts & Nevis Observer The post Newspaper Cover for 14th December, 2018 appeared first on The St Kitts Nevis Observer. Link: Newspaper Cover for 14th December, 2018

St. Kitts tremors are warning for preparedness: expert

Source: St. Kitts & Nevis Observer By Kenichi Serino ST. AUGUSTINE, Trinidad and Tobago — A series of small earthquakes that occurred last weekend north of St. Kitts are a warning… Link: St. Kitts tremors are warning for preparedness: expert

PM asks STEP to work diligently, justify government’s spending

Source: St. Kitts & Nevis Observer BASSETERRE, St. Kitts — The Federal Government has since 2012 spent about $300 million on the People Employment Programme (PEP)/Skills Training Empowerment Programme (STEP), and… Link: PM asks STEP to work diligently, justify government’s spending

Statistics show areas with CCTV coverage have reduced crime

Source: St. Kitts & Nevis Observer BASSETERRE, St. Kitts — The effectiveness of the Closed Circuit Television Surveillance System Project in deterring crime was highlighted on Dec. 12 by Prime Minister… Link: Statistics show areas with CCTV coverage have reduced crime

New high school to feature high-tech

Source: St. Kitts & Nevis Observer BASSETERRE, St. Kitts — The imminent construction of the new state-of-the-art Basseterre High School (BHS) is one of the Government of National Unity’s major accomplishments,… Link: New high school to feature high-tech

PM addresses aquifer safety concerns

Source: St. Kitts & Nevis Observer BASSETERRE, St. Kitts — The former Basseterre High School (BHS), located at Victoria Road, Basseterre, sits on the Basseterre Valley Aquifer. The soon to be… Link: PM addresses aquifer safety concerns

Health Sector reform agenda suggested

Source: St. Kitts & Nevis Observer BASSETERRE, St. Kitts — Guided by the National Strategic Plan for Health 2017-2021 the Team Unity Administration is taking proactive steps to address the increasing… Link: Health Sector reform agenda suggested

Youth Service Reception to honour youth, corporate sponsors

Source: St. Kitts & Nevis Observer BASSETERRE, St. Kitts – The valuable contributions of individuals and companies that have enhanced the work of the Department of Youth Empowerment will be recognized… Link: Youth Service Reception to honour youth, corporate sponsors

More cruise ships making maiden port calls to St. Kitts

Source: St. Kitts & Nevis Observer BASSETERRE, St. Kitts — Seven ships will make first-time visits to St. Kitts in the 2018/2019 cruise season. The Norwegian Jade, which docked at Port… Link: More cruise ships making maiden port calls to St. Kitts

Eleven trainees graduate from ‘Living Healthy’ workshops

Source: St. Kitts & Nevis Observer BASSETERRE, St. Kitts – Eleven participants completed a six-week Living Healthy Workshop for the Chronic Disease Self-Management Programme (CDSMP), hosted by the Newtown Health Centre… Link: Eleven trainees graduate from ‘Living Healthy’ workshops

National Assembly to debate Appropriation (2019) Bill

Source: St. Kitts & Nevis Observer (Press Unit in the Office of the Prime Minister) BASSETERRE, St. Kitts — The National Assembly of St. Kitts and Nevis meets Wednesday, Dec. 12,… Link: National Assembly to debate Appropriation (2019) Bill

One in custody, another sought in Nevis weekend shooting

Source: St. Kitts & Nevis Observer BASSETERRE, St. Kitts — One person is in Police custody and another is being sought in relation to a recent shooting incident in Nevis. At… Link: One in custody, another sought in Nevis weekend shooting

Molineux/Cayon reverses loss, captures T20 Tournament championship

Source: St. Kitts & Nevis Observer BASSETERRE, St. Kitts — It was sweet revenge on the Conaree Cricket Grounds Sunday Dec. 9 as Molineux/Cayon reversed a loss they had suffered at… Link: Molineux/Cayon reverses loss, captures T20 Tournament championship

Government, church leaders initiate Christmas season

Source: St. Kitts & Nevis Observer (Press Unit in the Office of the Prime Minister) BASSETERRE, St. Kitts — Members of the Federal Cabinet joined officials from the faith-based community on… Link: Government, church leaders initiate Christmas season

Joint Forces discover firearm, ammunition in Rawlins

Source: St. Kitts & Nevis Observer BASSETERRE, St. Kitts — Officers from the Royal St. Christopher and Nevis Police Force (RSCNPF) Nevis Division, the Special Services Unit (SSU), and the Regional… Link: Joint Forces discover firearm, ammunition in Rawlins

Universal Health Care final town hall meeting scheduled tonight

Source: St. Kitts & Nevis Observer BASSETERRE, St. Kitts — The St. Kitts and Nevis National Commission for Universal Health Care (SKNNCUHC) will host its final town hall-style public consultation tonight,… Link: Universal Health Care final town hall meeting scheduled tonight

Police investigating Newtown shooting

Source: St. Kitts & Nevis Observer BASSETERRE, St. Kitts — Police are investigating a shooting incident that occurred in Newtown in which a young man was shot and injured. Police received… Link: Police investigating Newtown shooting

Shakeem Cranston sentenced for firearm, ammunition possession

Source: St. Kitts & Nevis Observer BASSETERRE, St. Kitts — Twenty-four-year-old Shakeem Cranston of College Street Ghaut received two sentences of eight years, five months and 10 days in prison. On… Link: Shakeem Cranston sentenced for firearm, ammunition possession

Special people work with special needs kids: Minister Phipps

Source: St. Kitts & Nevis Observer BASSETERRE, St. Kitts — People and organizations that work with young people with special needs deserve commendation, said Minister of State Wendy Phipps. “It is… Link: Special people work with special needs kids: Minister Phipps

Wesleyan Holiness Church receives Ade’s Place artwork

Source: St. Kitts & Nevis Observer BASSETERRE, St. Kitts -– The high-quality of crafts and artwork created by trainees at Ade’s place was demonstrated in a flag of St. Kitts and… Link: Wesleyan Holiness Church receives Ade’s Place artwork

FAO event focuses on strengthening Caribbean aquaponics farming

Source: St. Kitts & Nevis Observer BRIDGETOWN, Barbados -– Helping Caribbean aquaponics farmers learn and use efficient business practices that can increase their market access and support more sustainable food production… Link: FAO event focuses on strengthening Caribbean aquaponics farming

Forty EMT’s complete refresher training courses

Source: St. Kitts & Nevis Observer BASSETERRE, St. Kitts –- Forty Emergency Medical Technicians (EMTs) completed the last workshop in a series conducted over the past two weeks at the Joseph… Link: Forty EMT’s complete refresher training courses

Calypsonian shot, hospitalised

Source: St. Kitts & Nevis Observer By Monique Washington Popular calypsonian, Carlisle “King Binghi” Pemberton is currently nursing a gunshot wound to his leg after his was shot last night in… Link: Calypsonian shot, hospitalised

Two-day Open House celebrates Ade’s Place second anniversary

Source: St. Kitts & Nevis Observer BASSETERRE, St. Kitts –- Ade’s Place, a Greenland’s-based institution that offers practical training to developmentally-challenged youth held a ceremony on Dec. 5 to celebrate its… Link: Two-day Open House celebrates Ade’s Place second anniversary

East Bus Line Terminal grand opening ceremony Dec. 11

Source: St. Kitts & Nevis Observer BASSETERRE, St. Kitts -– Local residents are excited the grand opening of the new East Bus Line Terminal on Wellington Road will take place Dec.… Link: East Bus Line Terminal grand opening ceremony Dec. 11

Christmas season heralded as resident lights up Charlestown

Source: St. Kitts & Nevis Observer CHARLESTOWN, Nevis — Mrs. Zaiditor Olive Jeffers of Craddock Road was honoured at the annual Christmas Tree Lighting Ceremony in Charlestown on Dec. 5 for… Link: Christmas season heralded as resident lights up Charlestown

STEP employees play key role in economy

Source: St. Kitts & Nevis Observer (Press Unit in the Office of the Prime Minister) BASSETERRE, St. Kitts — A significant role is played in the economic life of St. Kitts… Link: STEP employees play key role in economy

Brantley salutes Republic of Cuba on CARICOM-Cuba Day

Source: St. Kitts & Nevis Observer CHARLESTOWN, Nevis –- The 16th anniversary of the Republic of Cuba’s increasing relationship with the independent states of the Caribbean Community (CARICOM) was recognised today… Link: Brantley salutes Republic of Cuba on CARICOM-Cuba Day

Labour conferees review social dialogue to finalise labour code

Source: St. Kitts & Nevis Observer BASSETERRE, St. Kitts -– Eighty-five attendees of public, private sector and employee organizations reviewed new labour code compiled by consultant Sir Clare Roberts of Antigua… Link: Labour conferees review social dialogue to finalise labour code

Grants approved for Agriculture Support Fund applicants

Source: St. Kitts & Nevis Observer BASSETERRE, St. Kitts -– Two-hundred-thirty farmers and fishers in St. Kitts and Nevis have benefited from the Government’s Agriculture Support Fund, which made available $1.5… Link: Grants approved for Agriculture Support Fund applicants

$500 monthly stipend begins Dec. 21

Source: St. Kitts & Nevis Observer (Press Unit in the Office of the Prime Minister) BASSETERRE, St. Kitts -– The payout of the $500 monthly stipend for households earning less than… Link: 0 monthly stipend begins Dec. 21

Police requesting information about Warner Park shooting

Source: St. Kitts & Nevis Observer BASSETERRE, St. Kitts — Anyone with information regarding a recent shooting incident at the Warner Park in Basseterre is asked to contact the Royal St.… Link: Police requesting information about Warner Park shooting

Police reactivate 707 Crime Hotline

Source: St. Kitts & Nevis Observer BASSETERRE, St. Kitts — The High Command of the Royal St. Christopher and Nevis Police Force (RSCNPF) has reactivated the crime hotline 707 to make… Link: Police reactivate 707 Crime Hotline

Double Salary announced

Source: St. Kitts & Nevis Observer By Monique Washington BASSETERRE, St. Kitts — The Prime Minister of St. Kitts and Nevis and Minister of Finance, Hon Dr. Timothy Harris has announced… Link: Double Salary announced

Government begins briefing workers on Universal Health Care

Source: St. Kitts & Nevis Observer BASSETERRE, St. Kitts – Briefing sessions were held Dec. 4 by the St. Kitts and Nevis National Commission on Universal Health Care, starting with public… Link: Government begins briefing workers on Universal Health Care

Ministry of Health sets ‘tall order’ target for HIV

Source: St. Kitts & Nevis Observer BASSETERRE, St. Kitts — The Ministry of Health is asking that all residents of St Kitts and Nevis get tested for HIV as part of… Link: Ministry of Health sets ‘tall order’ target for HIV

Four Season’s summer renovation to leave 400 unemployed

Source: St. Kitts & Nevis Observer By Monique Washington The Four Seasons Resort Nevis will close for four months next summer for a $40 million refurbishment and update, leaving 400 employees… Link: Four Season’s summer renovation to leave 400 unemployed

Civil aviation officers conduct anti-terrorism training in Dominica

Source: St. Kitts & Nevis Observer ROCEAU, Dominica– Two St. Kitts and Nevis Civil Aviation officers led an international anti-terrorism training programme in Dominica this past week. Royston Griffin and Arthnel… Link: Civil aviation officers conduct anti-terrorism training in Dominica

Ongoing projects continue with great benefit, job potential

Source: St. Kitts & Nevis Observer CHARLESTOWN, Nevis — Ongoing projects to complete new building additions and renovate others are having very beneficial effects on the Nevis economy, Hon Mark Brantley,… Link: Ongoing projects continue with great benefit, job potential

Green Waste can cause fires; SWMC has ‘no pick up’ policy

Source: St. Kitts & Nevis Observer BASSETERRE, St. Kitts –- Green waste cannot be picked up and comingled with combustible materials such as aerosol because fires can result, so it will… Link: Green Waste can cause fires; SWMC has ‘no pick up’ policy

Second annual National Labour Conference scheduled Thursday

Source: St. Kitts & Nevis Observer BASSETERRE, St. Kitts — The Ministry of Labour will bring together officials from the public and private sectors, and representatives of various workers’ unions in… Link: Second annual National Labour Conference scheduled Thursday

Garbage collector’s efforts keep the Federation clean

Source: St. Kitts & Nevis Observer BASSETERRE, St. Kitts — Garbage collectors in St. Kitts and Nevis are unsung heroes who deserve much more credit than they get, according to Solid… Link: Garbage collector’s efforts keep the Federation clean

December took off with a whirlwind of anniversary activities

Source: St. Kitts & Nevis Observer (Press Unit in the Office of the Prime Minister) BASSETERRE, St.Kitts –- A constituency-wide motorcade, a youth concert and a thanksgiving service were three celebratory… Link: December took off with a whirlwind of anniversary activities

Tertiary-level education to keep economy moving forward

Source: St. Kitts & Nevis Observer (Press Unit in the Office of the Prime Minister) BASSETERRE, St. Kitts –- Tertiary-level education is being targeted to play a key role in the… Link: Tertiary-level education to keep economy moving forward

Ministry of Health increases mosquito-fogging in key areas

Source: St. Kitts & Nevis Observer BASSETERRE, St. Kitts — The Ministry of Health has been increasing fogging efforts due to a large presence of the Aedes Taeniorynchus mosquito, which lives… Link: Ministry of Health increases mosquito-fogging in key areas

CARCOM discusses regional Single Market and Economy

Source: St. Kitts & Nevis Observer (Press Unit in the Office of the Prime Minister) BASSETERRE, St. Kitts — Senior Minister, the Honourable Vance Amory is representing St. Kitts and Nevis… Link: CARCOM discusses regional Single Market and Economy

Amnesty to remove derelict vehicles ends Dec. 31

Source: St. Kitts & Nevis Observer BASSETERRE, St. Kitts -– Owners of derelict vehicles are being encouraged by Solid Waste Management Corporation (SWMC) in St. Kitts to use the remainder of… Link: Amnesty to remove derelict vehicles ends Dec. 31

EU policies, taxation, hurricane assistance discussed

Source: St. Kitts & Nevis Observer (Press Unit in the Office of the Prime Minister) BASSETERRE, St. Kitts –- Cooperation on bilateral projects, European Union (EU) policies on taxation and implications… Link: EU policies, taxation, hurricane assistance discussed

CFBC student-teachers exhibition shows off arts, literature skills

Source: St. Kitts & Nevis Observer BASSETERRE, St. Kitts — Second-year student-teachers in the Clarence Fitzroy Bryant College (CFBC) Early-Childhood Education Programme had an early start on Nov. 30, showcasing teaching… Link: CFBC student-teachers exhibition shows off arts, literature skills

Basseterre parade marks successful Youth Month activities

Source: St. Kitts & Nevis Observer BASSETERRE, St. Kitts — Activities for Youth Month 2018 climaxed on Nov. 30 with a street march in which scores of children, led by Deputy… Link: Basseterre parade marks successful Youth Month activities

National Gender Equality Policy plan determines state’s role

Source: St. Kitts & Nevis Observer BASSETERRE, St. Kitts — A National Gender Policy plan to integrate gender equality and equity concerns in every sector of the Federation seeks to determine… Link: National Gender Equality Policy plan determines state’s role

New protocol provides domestic, sexual violence guidelines

Source: St. Kitts & Nevis Observer BASSETERRE, St. Kitts — Sexual and domestic violence crimes in the Federation now have a clear set of guidelines to govern them. This was made… Link: New protocol provides domestic, sexual violence guidelines

Newspaper Cover for 30th November, 2018

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Verchild’s High students win 11th Annual Chefs’ Competition

Source: St. Kitts & Nevis Observer BASSETERRE, St. Kitts — The culinary imaginations of two young chefs, Tremayne Isaac and Joestan Eddy, representing Verchilds High School at the Department of Youth’s… Link: Verchild’s High students win 11th Annual Chefs’ Competition

Officials discuss benefits of bringing Telesur TV to the Federation

Source: St. Kitts & Nevis Observer BASSETERRE, St. Kitts — A delegation from Telesur, led by President Ms. Patricia Villegas, accompanied by the Vice Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Bolivarian… Link: Officials discuss benefits of bringing Telesur TV to the Federation

Twice-per-week garbage collection anticipated in January

Source: St. Kitts & Nevis Observer BASSETERRE, St. Kitts — A new garbage collection system will be commissioned by January 2019 in St. Kitts. This new collection model is expected to… Link: Twice-per-week garbage collection anticipated in January

Prime Minister praises Mary Charles Hospital staff

Source: St. Kitts & Nevis Observer (Press Unit in the Office of the Prime Minister) BASSETERRE, St. Kitts – Elderly and vulnerable people within Constituency 7 were the focus of Prime… Link: Prime Minister praises Mary Charles Hospital staff

Minister’s Youth Forum addresses young people’s concerns

Source: St. Kitts & Nevis Observer BASSETERRE, St. Kitts — Opportunities for young entrepreneurs to succeed in business, the construction of an ultra-modern Basseterre High School (BHS), and available support for… Link: Minister’s Youth Forum addresses young people’s concerns

ICWI Road Angel identified after 2018 Breast Cancer Awareness Walk

Source: St. Kitts & Nevis Observer BASSETERRE, St. Kitts — Ayana Hanley is the winner of the inaugural Insurance Company of the West Indies (ICWI) Road Angel Raffle, organized as part… Link: ICWI Road Angel identified after 2018 Breast Cancer Awareness Walk

Man charged in Lower Monkey Hill shooting

Source: St. Kitts & Nevis Observer BASSETERRE, St. Kitts — Police have charged 24-year-old Kyrhon Philip of John England Village, St. Peters for the offence of Attempted Murder. The incident involves… Link: Man charged in Lower Monkey Hill shooting

PM’s radio interview postponed

Source: St. Kitts & Nevis Observer IMPORTANT NOTICE BASSETERRE, St. Kitts — The pre-scheduled appearance by Prime Minister Dr. the Honourable Timothy Harris on Sugar City 90.3 FM’s “The People’s Voice”… Link: PM’s radio interview postponed

George Street shooting leaves male injured

Source: St. Kitts & Nevis Observer BASSETERRE, St. Kitts — One young man was shot on George Street in Newtown on Wednesday morning. According to reports, a single gunshot was heard… Link: George Street shooting leaves male injured

Republic Financial acquires Scotiabank’s Caribbean operations

Source: St. Kitts & Nevis Observer PORT-OF-SPAIN, Trinidad — Republic Financial Holdings Limited (RFHL) has entered into an agreement to acquire Scotiabank’s St. Kitts and Nevis banking operations. The agreement also… Link: Republic Financial acquires Scotiabank’s Caribbean operations

Three-day police officer workshop focuses on security threats

Source: St. Kitts & Nevis Observer BASSETERRE, St. Kitts — Retired Major General Stewart Saunders recently wrapped up a three-day training course with police inspectors, sergeants and corporals on threats to… Link: Three-day police officer workshop focuses on security threats

Dr. Harris welcomes general public’s dialogue on nation building

Source: St. Kitts & Nevis Observer (Press Unit in the Office of the Prime Minister) BASSETERRE, St. Kitts –- Open conversations with the general public about how nationals at home and… Link: Dr. Harris welcomes general public’s dialogue on nation building

CARICOM secretary-general describes new management system

Source: St. Kitts & Nevis Observer (Press Unit in the Office of the Prime Minister) BASSETERRE, St. Kitts -– A detailed update on the new Results-Based Management (RBM) System being pursued… Link: CARICOM secretary-general describes new management system

Second Annual Youth Forum emphasizes ‘positive development’

Source: St. Kitts & Nevis Observer BASSETERRE, St. Kitts — Scores of youth in St. Kitts and Nevis will interact with Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Youth, the Honourable Shawn… Link: Second Annual Youth Forum emphasizes ‘positive development’

Survey to study strengthening coastal road infrastructure

Source: St. Kitts & Nevis Observer BASSETERRE, St. Kitts -– A project, including a survey to evaluate the vulnerability of the coastal road network to climate change and geophysical hazards, is… Link: Survey to study strengthening coastal road infrastructure

Youths enjoy fun day activities at New Road Family Park

Source: St. Kitts & Nevis Observer BASSETERRE, St. Kitts — Forty-six students from the Cotton Thomas Comprehensive School spent Nov. 21 at the New Road Family Park as the Department of… Link: Youths enjoy fun day activities at New Road Family Park

Molineux takes Domino League ‘Champion of Champion’ title

Source: St. Kitts & Nevis Observer BASSETERRE, St. KITTS, — A mere three days after Parsons Domino Club would have been declared champions of the 23rd annual Constituency Number Seven Dr.… Link: Molineux takes Domino League ‘Champion of Champion’ title

Police investigating St. Paul’s shooting incident

Source: St. Kitts & Nevis Observer BASSETERRE, St. Kitts — Police are investigating an incident in which a man was shot and injured in St. Paul’s. Preliminary investigations have revealed that… Link: Police investigating St. Paul’s shooting incident

FAO training assists Suriname to modernise cassava production

Source: St. Kitts & Nevis Observer PARAMARIBO, Suriname –- This week, 15 agricultural technical officers from across Suriname will participate in a practical training organized by the Food and Agriculture Organization… Link: FAO training assists Suriname to modernise cassava production

Small businesses encouraged ‘tap into tourism industry’

Source: St. Kitts & Nevis Observer BASSETERRE, St. Kitts — Small businesses in St. Kitts are encouraged to tap into the tourism industry as there are many opportunities to make a… Link: Small businesses encouraged ‘tap into tourism industry’

State-of-the-art Tabernacle Health Centre nears completion

Source: St. Kitts & Nevis Observer BASSETERRE, St. Kitts — Residents of Tabernacle and nearby communities will soon be able to access primary healthcare services from a new modern and expanded… Link: State-of-the-art Tabernacle Health Centre nears completion

Guyana, EU agree to promote trade in legal timber products

Source: St. Kitts & Nevis Observer GEORGETOWN, Guyana -– Guyana and the European Union (EU) have concluded a six-year process of negotiations towards a Voluntary Partnership Agreement (VPA), which aims to… Link: Guyana, EU agree to promote trade in legal timber products

France’s ‘Order of National Merit’ awarded to Consul Shawna Lake

Source: St. Kitts & Nevis Observer BASSETERRE, St. Kitts -– In an impressive and significant ceremony the Honorary Consul of France to St. Kitts and Nevis, Ms. Shawna Lake was honoured… Link: France’s ‘Order of National Merit’ awarded to Consul Shawna Lake

More resources needed to combat climate change, NCDs

Source: St. Kitts & Nevis Observer (Press Unit in the Office of the Prime Minister) BASSETERRE, St. Kitts -– There are many risks associated with climate change, as it has an… Link: More resources needed to combat climate change, NCDs

Dec. 1, 2018 World AIDS Day highlights knowing your status

Source: St. Kitts & Nevis Observer BASSETERRE, St. Kitts — The Federation of St. Kitts and Nevis joins the International Community once again, to observe World AIDS Day 2018 on Dec.… Link: Dec. 1, 2018 World AIDS Day highlights knowing your status

Development Bank, Keeth Arthurton partner to rejuvenate Nevis cricket

Source: St. Kitts & Nevis Observer CHARLESTOWN, Nevis — Nevis was the first among the Leeward Islands to place a player on the senior West Indies Cricket team in 1972, opening… Link: Development Bank, Keeth Arthurton partner to rejuvenate Nevis cricket

Monthly training sessions enhance customer service for tourists

Source: St. Kitts & Nevis Observer BASSETERRE, St. Kitts — Upgrading the visitor experience through outstanding customer service is the focus of a series of ongoing workshops that are being staged… Link: Monthly training sessions enhance customer service for tourists

High Court convicts Ackeem Connor, sentences him to prison

Source: St. Kitts & Nevis Observer BASSETERRE, St. Kitts — Twenty-three-year-old Ackeem Connor of St. Paul’s was sentenced to serve time in prison for the offence of Robbery at a High… Link: High Court convicts Ackeem Connor, sentences him to prison

Parsons Domino Club declared 2018 Constituency #7 Domino League champions

Source: St. Kitts & Nevis Observer BASSETERRE, St. Kitts — Parsons Domino Club from Parsons Ground in Constituency Number Six created history by being the first club from outside Constituency Number… Link: Parsons Domino Club declared 2018 Constituency #7 Domino League champions

Nevis Budget Day scheduled Dec. 5

Source: St. Kitts & Nevis Observer CHARLESTOWN, Nevis — Budget Day for the Nevis Island Administration (NIA) will be on Dec. 5. Hon. Mark Brantley, Premier of Nevis and Minister of… Link: Nevis Budget Day scheduled Dec. 5

Team Unity Cabinet members attend special Ministers’ Retreat

Source: St. Kitts & Nevis Observer (Press Unit in the Office of the Prime Minister) BASSETERRE, St. Kitts — The Dr. the Honourable Timothy Harris-led Team Unity Government on Nov. 21… Link: Team Unity Cabinet members attend special Ministers’ Retreat

Gospel concert features Minister Marion Hall

Source: St. Kitts & Nevis Observer (Press Unit in the Office of the Prime Minister) BASSETERRE, St. Kitts — Highly popular Jamaican performer, Minister Marion Hall is the featured singer for… Link: Gospel concert features Minister Marion Hall

ALERT: Avoid contaminated lettuce

Source: St. Kitts & Nevis Observer BASSETERRE, St. Kitts — The Ministry of Health announced on Wednesday that imports of romaine lettuce into the Federation, from the United States (US), could… Link: ALERT: Avoid contaminated lettuce

International Men’s Day highlights contributions, sacrifices

Source: St. Kitts & Nevis Observer BASSETERRE, St. Kitts –- Positive male figures in society, men’s contributions and sacrifices and issues affecting the male community were highlighted during International Men’s Day… Link: International Men’s Day highlights contributions, sacrifices

PM Harris extends best wishes to Guyana President Granger

Source: St. Kitts & Nevis Observer (Press Unit in the Office of the Prime Minister) BASSETERRE, St. Kitts — The Prime Minister of St. Kitts and Nevis, Dr. the Honourable Timothy… Link: PM Harris extends best wishes to Guyana President Granger

NSS meeting in Nevis Nov. 22

Source: St. Kitts & Nevis Observer CHARLESTOWN, Nevis -– Members of the general public are invited to attend a Nov. 22 town hall meeting to discuss concerns about crime reduction and… Link: NSS meeting in Nevis Nov. 22

St. Kitts and Nevis, Cambodia sign diplomatic relations

Source: St. Kitts & Nevis Observer NEW YORK, NY — St. Kitts and Nevis and Cambodia, an ASEAN member state, established diplomatic relations on Nov. 16. St. Kitts and Nevis continue… Link: St. Kitts and Nevis, Cambodia sign diplomatic relations

St. Kitts ranks high on 2018 BREA Report

Source: St. Kitts & Nevis Observer BASSETERRE, St. Kitts — According to the 2018 Business Research & Economic Advisors (BREA) Report, the economic impact study for the region, which is done… Link: St. Kitts ranks high on 2018 BREA Report

Poverty Alleviation Programme recipients urged ‘spend wisely’

Source: St. Kitts & Nevis Observer BASSETERRE, St. Kitts -– When Poverty Alleviation Programme recipients begin to receive their $500 monthly stipend in December, Prime Minister Dr. the Honourable Timothy Harris… Link: Poverty Alleviation Programme recipients urged ‘spend wisely’

Hundreds participated in Nov. 17 Legacy Health Walk

Source: St. Kitts & Nevis Observer BASSETERRE, St. Kitts — Hundreds of walkers in a “Legacy Health Walk” on Nov. 17 to celebrate 25-years of service to Constituency Number Seven and… Link: Hundreds participated in Nov. 17 Legacy Health Walk

Prime Minister Harris refutes allegations of roofer kickbacks

Source: St. Kitts & Nevis Observer (Press Unit in the Office of the Prime Minister) BASSETERRE, St. Kitts -– Claims by members of the Opposition, who are peddling reports of kickbacks… Link: Prime Minister Harris refutes allegations of roofer kickbacks

Miami conferees discuss Caribbean energy resilience

Source: St. Kitts & Nevis Observer MIAMI, Florida — Improving the resilience of the region’s energy sector, especially when it comes to natural disasters and the impacts of climate change, must… Link: Miami conferees discuss Caribbean energy resilience

Minister acknowledges Diabetes Association’s partnership

Source: St. Kitts & Nevis Observer BASSETERRE, St. Kitts — In her address to the nation for World Diabetes Day on Nov. 14, Minister of State with responsibility for Health, the… Link: Minister acknowledges Diabetes Association’s partnership

FBI report confirms apartment building explosion ‘unintentional’

Source: St. Kitts & Nevis Observer CHARLESTOWN, Nevis –- The US Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) has confirmed the cause of the Oct. 3 explosion at an apartment building housing Medical… Link: FBI report confirms apartment building explosion ‘unintentional’

Contractor’s deadline Dec. 15 to complete water taxi pier

Source: St. Kitts & Nevis Observer CHARLESTOWN, Nevis — Work on the Nevis Island Administration’s (NIA) water taxi pier at Oualie Bay is expected to resume soon. Hon Alexis Jeffers, Deputy… Link: Contractor’s deadline Dec. 15 to complete water taxi pier

Twenty-five ‘Most Remarkable Teens’ honoured in Parliament

Source: St. Kitts & Nevis Observer BASSETERRE, St. Kitts –- The personal stories of struggle and achievement; spiritual commitment; courage; creativity; ingenuity; compassion; and the promise of the younger generation were… Link: Twenty-five ‘Most Remarkable Teens’ honoured in Parliament

Police search operations discover one firearm, ammunition

Source: St. Kitts & Nevis Observer BASSETERRE, St. Kitts — A firearm was taken into Police custody on Wednesday, Nov. 14, following an operation in the West Farm area conducted by… Link: Police search operations discover one firearm, ammunition

Indecent Assault Reported, Police investigating

Source: St. Kitts & Nevis Observer BASSETERRE, St. Kitts — A Basseterre man was arrested and charged with Indecent Assault on Nov. 13 by the Royal St. Christopher and Nevis Police… Link: Indecent Assault Reported, Police investigating

Diabetes Week highlights far-reaching effects on society

Source: St. Kitts & Nevis Observer BASSETERRE, St. Kitts — The “Family and Diabetes” was the theme of the Nov. 14 World Diabetes Day. The World Health Organization (WHO) and the… Link: Diabetes Week highlights far-reaching effects on society

Former non-established worker voices appreciation for payment decision

Source: St. Kitts & Nevis Observer BASSETERRE, St. KITTS — Glenroy ‘Mac’ Woodley is probably the most outspoken Government Auxiliary Employee (GAE), formerly non-established worker. He has worked in that capacity… Link: Former non-established worker voices appreciation for payment decision

Closed-circuit surveillance camera installations continue in 2019

Source: St. Kitts & Nevis Observer BASSETERRE, St. Kitts -– Additional areas have been identified for the mounting of closed-circuit television (CCTV) surveillance cameras to ensure the safety and security of… Link: Closed-circuit surveillance camera installations continue in 2019

Monthly Poverty Alleviation Program stipends begin next month

Source: St. Kitts & Nevis Observer BASSETERRE, St. Kitts — Qualifying households earning less than $3,000 per month will begin to receive a $500 monthly stipend in December under the Government… Link: Monthly Poverty Alleviation Program stipends begin next month

PM congratulates Police, RSS officials for improved security

Source: St. Kitts & Nevis Observer (Press Unit in the Office of the Prime Minister) BASSETERRE, St. Kitts -– Law enforcement officers in St. Kitts and Nevis, as well as their… Link: PM congratulates Police, RSS officials for improved security

25 Most Remarkable Teens to receive awards tomorrow

Source: St. Kitts & Nevis Observer BASSETERRE, St. Kitts — The 2018 staging of the eighth annual 25 Most Remarkable Teens in St. Kitts and Nevis marks the first time the… Link: 25 Most Remarkable Teens to receive awards tomorrow

PM Harris urges public to attend town hall meetings

Source: St. Kitts & Nevis Observer BASSETERRE, St. Kitts -– Residents in communities across the Federation are being encouraged by Prime Minister of St. Kitts and Nevis, Dr. the Honourable Timothy… Link: PM Harris urges public to attend town hall meetings

Youth encouraged to apply for 80 security jobs

Source: St. Kitts & Nevis Observer (Press Unit in the Office of the Prime Minister) BASSETERRE, St. Kitts -– Prime Minister and Minister of National Security, Dr. the Honourable Timothy Harris… Link: Youth encouraged to apply for 80 security jobs

Public calls radio program to encourage Police, RSS

Source: St. Kitts & Nevis Observer BASSETERRE, St. Kitts — With a heightened sense of safety and security increasing across the Federation, members of the public placed on record their strong… Link: Public calls radio program to encourage Police, RSS

Centenarian Laura Manners ‘happy to be alive at 100’

Source: St. Kitts & Nevis Observer BASSETERRE, St. Kitts -– Centenarian Laura Manners was surprised today when a special guest, His Excellency, the Governor General, Sir S.W. Tapley Seaton came to… Link: Centenarian Laura Manners ‘happy to be alive at 100’

Authorities focus their vision on energy-efficient initiatives

Source: St. Kitts & Nevis Observer BASSETERRE, St. Kitts — St. Kitts’ vision is to become the smallest green nation in the Western Hemisphere – with a sustainable energy sector, where… Link: Authorities focus their vision on energy-efficient initiatives

Parliament to honour ’25 Most Remarkable Teens’ on Nov. 15

Source: St. Kitts & Nevis Observer BASSETERRE, St. Kitts — The National Assembly of St. Kitts and Nevis convenes for a special sitting on Thursday, November 15 to salute the ‘25… Link: Parliament to honour ’25 Most Remarkable Teens’ on Nov. 15

Minimising health risks from importing animals, plants discussed

Source: St. Kitts & Nevis Observer BASSETERRE, St. Kitts -– The health of humans, animals and plants, especially with respect to the requirements of international trade is being discussed by representatives… Link: Minimising health risks from importing animals, plants discussed

Labour Acts safeguard fair worker compensation

Source: St. Kitts & Nevis Observer BASSETERRE, St. Kitts — Legislative safeguards for workers in St. Kitts and Nevis as outlined in the Protection of Employment Act ensure that workers at… Link: Labour Acts safeguard fair worker compensation

Browne arrested for discharging firearm at two donkeys

Source: St. Kitts & Nevis Observer BASSETERRE, St. Kitts, — Virgil Browne of Nisbett Settlement was arrested and charged for the offence of Discharging a Firearm in a Public Place. The… Link: Browne arrested for discharging firearm at two donkeys

Constituency #7 youth salute PM Harris

Source: St. Kitts & Nevis Observer BASSETERRE, St. KITTS — In 25 years as the Member of Parliament for St. Christopher Seven, Prime Minister Dr. the Hon Timothy Harris has touched… Link: Constituency #7 youth salute PM Harris

SKELEC launching ‘Power Up’ prepaid service in 2019

Source: St. Kitts & Nevis Observer BASSETERRE, St. Kitts -– A “Power-up” initiative to offer pay-as-you-go service to promote household energy efficiency will be launched in 2019 by St. Kitts Electricity… Link: SKELEC launching ‘Power Up’ prepaid service in 2019

NEVLEC Nov. 14 power outage in Brown Hill, Lampar Hill

Source: St. Kitts & Nevis Observer CHARLESTOWN, Nevis — The following is an announcement from the Nevis Electricity Company Limited (NEVLEC) regarding power outages. NEVLEC apologizes for the frequent interruptions to… Link: NEVLEC Nov. 14 power outage in Brown Hill, Lampar Hill

Newspaper Cover for 09th November, 2018

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OECS conferees discuss moving to a ‘Blue Economy’

Source: St. Kitts & Nevis Observer BASSETERRE, St. Kitts – Ways to continue the economic growth, build coastal communities resilience, promote sustainable development of the oceans’ resources and to transition to… Link: OECS conferees discuss moving to a ‘Blue Economy’

Four people in custody following Nevis armed robbery

Source: St. Kitts & Nevis Observer BASSETERRE, St. Kitts -– The Royal St. Christopher and Nevis Police Force (RSCNPF) has taken four persons into custody to assist with investigations into an… Link: Four people in custody following Nevis armed robbery

Police investigating Lower Monkey Hill shooting

Source: St. Kitts & Nevis Observer BASSETERRE, St. Kitts — A shooting incident in Lower Monkey Hill is being investigated by the Royal St. Christopher and Nevis Police Force (RSCNPF) who… Link: Police investigating Lower Monkey Hill shooting

St. Kitts receives ‘Commendable Destination Award’

Source: St. Kitts & Nevis Observer BASSETERRE, St. Kitts — As part of its achievements in the tourism sector for 2018, St. Kitts received the ‘Highly Commended’ award in the Destination… Link: St. Kitts receives ‘Commendable Destination Award’

Lutron Liamuiga Ltd. announces its plant will close March 1, 2019

Source: St. Kitts & Nevis Observer BASSETERRE, St. Kitts — Incandescent bulb manufacturer Lutron Liamuiga Ltd. has advised St. Kitts and Nevis’ Minister of Labour, the Honourable Vance Amory, that it… Link: Lutron Liamuiga Ltd. announces its plant will close March 1, 2019

PM Harris wishes Indian community members ‘Happy Diwali’

Source: St. Kitts & Nevis Observer BASSETERRE, St. Kitts — The Indian community has been wished a “Happy Diwali” by Prime Minister of St. Kitts and Nevis, Dr. the Honourable Timothy… Link: PM Harris wishes Indian community members ‘Happy Diwali’

Gingerama 2018 suspended, permanent facility planned

Source: St. Kitts & Nevis Observer CHARLESTOWN, Nevis — The Nevis Island Administration (NIA) plans to construct a permanent home for the community-based cultural festival Gingerama at Market Shop. Construction is… Link: Gingerama 2018 suspended, permanent facility planned

Energy Month activities focus on public sector efficiency

Source: St. Kitts & Nevis Observer BASSETERRE, St. Kitts — In commemoration of the Caribbean Community (CARICOM) Energy Month 2018, Minister of Utilities, the Honourable Ian “Patches” Liburd, said the government… Link: Energy Month activities focus on public sector efficiency

Teamwork, cooperation between police officers, RSS led to success

Source: St. Kitts & Nevis Observer (Press Unit in the Office of the Prime Minister) BASSETERRE, St. Kitts –- The strong level of teamwork and cooperation between local law enforcement officers… Link: Teamwork, cooperation between police officers, RSS led to success

Culturama 45 plans early marketing during carnival

Source: St. Kitts & Nevis Observer CHARLESTOWN, Nevis — A key volunteer group charged with planning and staging Culturama 45 in 2019 says it will make a historic move with early… Link: Culturama 45 plans early marketing during carnival

Canada changes visa requirements, application procedures

Source: St. Kitts & Nevis Observer BASSETERRE, St. Kitts — The Government of Canada has changed its visa application process for citizens of St. Kitts and Nevis, according to the Ministry… Link: Canada changes visa requirements, application procedures

PAHO urges countries of the Americas to eliminate malaria

Source: St. Kitts & Nevis Observer WASHINGTON, DC — Paraguay was certified as having eliminated malaria from its territory in June of this year. Argentina is on track to obtain its… Link: PAHO urges countries of the Americas to eliminate malaria

Service-training classes goal to enhance tourist’s experiences

Source: St. Kitts & Nevis Observer BASSETERRE, St. Kitts -– The sustainable development of the Federation’s human, natural and cultural resources will produce a consistently outstanding visitor experience, according to Minister… Link: Service-training classes goal to enhance tourist’s experiences

Youth Department stages successful first aid, CPR workshops

Source: St. Kitts & Nevis Observer BASSETERRE, St. Kitts — Twenty-three people from several communities received free first aid and CPR workshops at Red Cross Headquarters on Nov. 3 to enable… Link: Youth Department stages successful first aid, CPR workshops

Nevis IRD has special Nov. 11-17 hours

Source: St. Kitts & Nevis Observer CHARLESTOWN, Nevis — The Inland Revenue Department (IRD) on Nevis wishes to advise the general public that it will be celebrating its Fifth Annual Inland… Link: Nevis IRD has special Nov. 11-17 hours

Hon Minister Brantley lays wreath at Hiroshima Peace Memorial Park

Source: St. Kitts & Nevis Observer HIROSHIMA CITY, Japan — Following on the heels of constructive meetings with high level officials of the Government of Japan, Hon Mark Brantley, Minister of… Link: Hon Minister Brantley lays wreath at Hiroshima Peace Memorial Park

Calypso world mourns death of ‘Original Defosto Himself’

Source: St. Kitts & Nevis Observer PORT-OF-SPAIN, Trinidad — Sixty-three-year-old veteran calypsonian Winston Scarborough, the ‘Original Defosto Himself’ died on Friday night or early Saturday morning at his home in Trinidad.… Link: Calypso world mourns death of ‘Original Defosto Himself’

‘Business Fair’ largest event in Financial Information Month

Source: St. Kitts & Nevis Observer BASSETERRE, St. Kitts –-The Development Bank of St. Kitts and Nevis (DBSKN) was one of the financial institutions in the Federation that partnered with the… Link: ‘Business Fair’ largest event in Financial Information Month

Ivor Walters Primary School expansion near completion

Source: St. Kitts & Nevis Observer CHARLESTOWN Nevis — The Ivor Walters Primary School expansion project commenced in mid-August and is one week away from completion according to Hon. Spencer Brand,… Link: Ivor Walters Primary School expansion near completion

Tourism Awareness Month focus on sustainability, preservation

Source: St. Kitts & Nevis Observer BASSETERRE, St. Kitts — Developing a sustainable tourism product is expressed in the theme: Reduce, Reuse, Recycle: “Let’s Work Together for a Greener Future” during… Link: Tourism Awareness Month focus on sustainability, preservation

Antigua and Barbuda congratulated on 37th anniversary

Source: St. Kitts & Nevis Observer (Press Unit in the Office of the Prime Minister) BASSETERRE, St. Kitts — Antigua and Barbuda celebrated its 37th anniversary of Independence on Nov. 1… Link: Antigua and Barbuda congratulated on 37th anniversary

Police walk beats, watch hot-spots

Source: St. Kitts & Nevis Observer (Press Unit in the Office of the Prime Minister) BASSETERRE, St. Kitts — The additional manpower provided by the Barbados-based Regional Security System (RSS) is… Link: Police walk beats, watch hot-spots

Foreign Ministers of Japan, SKN discuss concessionary loans

Source: St. Kitts & Nevis Observer TOKYO, Japan — Taro Kono, Foreign Minister of Japan invited Hon. Mark Brantley, St. Kitts and Nevis Minister of Foreign Affairs to engage in bilateral… Link: Foreign Ministers of Japan, SKN discuss concessionary loans

Minister of Utilities advances plans to increase clean energy use

Source: St. Kitts & Nevis Observer BASSETERRE, St. Kitts –- The Government of St. Kitts and Nevis is working assiduously to deliver reliable, affordable and clean energy to the people of… Link: Minister of Utilities advances plans to increase clean energy use

St. Kitts and Nevis, Belarus sign visa waiver agreement

Source: St. Kitts & Nevis Observer HAVANA, Cuba –- An agreement on the mutual abolition of visas was signed here between the Government of St. Kitts and Nevis and the Government… Link: St. Kitts and Nevis, Belarus sign visa waiver agreement

Federation, Republic of Albania formalise diplomatic relations

Source: St. Kitts & Nevis Observer LONDON, U.K. -– A communiqué formalising diplomatic relations between the Federation and the Republic of Albania was signed here by High Commissioner of St. Kitts… Link: Federation, Republic of Albania formalise diplomatic relations

New bus stop implementation going smoothly; two ticketed on day-one

Source: St. Kitts & Nevis Observer CHARLESTOWN, Nevis – The implementation of two additional bus stops in and around Charlestown rolled out smoothly on Oct. 31, but according to Sgt. Marva… Link: New bus stop implementation going smoothly; two ticketed on day-one

Youth Month 2018 recognises youth achievements

Source: St. Kitts & Nevis Observer BASSETERRE, St. Kitts — Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Youth, the Honourable Shawn Richards declared Youth Month 2018 officially open on Nov. 1 and… Link: Youth Month 2018 recognises youth achievements

Entrepreneur Development Center to open soon, offer services

Source: St. Kitts & Nevis Observer BASSETERRE, St. Kitts — Entrepreneurs are being encouraged to take full advantage of the services that will be offered during upcoming weeks at the Small… Link: Entrepreneur Development Center to open soon, offer services

Less crime due to increased Police visibility

Source: St. Kitts & Nevis Observer (Press Unit in the Office of the Prime Minister) BASSETERRE, St. Kitts — The cooperation between local law enforcement and personnel from the Regional Security… Link: Less crime due to increased Police visibility

Unity third in 2018 Constituency Seven Domino League

Source: St. Kitts & Nevis Observer BASSETERRE, St. Kitts — Immediate former champions Unity Domino Club on Oct. 30 salvaged some of their lost pride when they beat Unstoppable in the… Link: Unity third in 2018 Constituency Seven Domino League

High Court of Justice (Nevis Circuit) criminal assizes begin Nov. 6

Source: St. Kitts & Nevis Observer CHARLESTOWN, Nevis — The following is an announcement from the High Court of Justice (Nevis Circuit) regarding its November sitting for the trial of criminal… Link: High Court of Justice (Nevis Circuit) criminal assizes begin Nov. 6

Visiting Taiwan trade delegation tours Nevis

Source: St. Kitts & Nevis Observer CHARLESTOWN, Nevis -– Attracting potential investment to the Federation was discussed on Oct. 30 by Hon. Spencer Brand, Acting Premier of Nevis and a visiting… Link: Visiting Taiwan trade delegation tours Nevis

Museum groundbreaking honours Nevisian National Hero Sir Simeon

Source: St. Kitts & Nevis Observer CHARLESTOWN, Nevis — With an exceptional show of support from family and friends both local and abroad, the official groundbreaking ceremony was held on Oct.… Link: Museum groundbreaking honours Nevisian National Hero Sir Simeon

Bids open today for Phase Two of St. Kitts road rehab project

Source: St. Kitts & Nevis Observer BASSETERRE, St. Kitts — The process to execute Phase Two of the main road rehabilitation project in St. Kitts officially begins today with the launch… Link: Bids open today for Phase Two of St. Kitts road rehab project

St. Vincent and the Grenadines celebrates 39th Independence

Source: St. Kitts & Nevis Observer (Press Unit in the Office of the Prime Minister) BASSETERRE, St. Kitts — Prime Minister Dr. the Honourable Timothy Harris has expressed hearty congratulations to… Link: St. Vincent and the Grenadines celebrates 39th Independence

Mount Carmel Baptist Church holds Friendship Sunday

Source: St. Kitts & Nevis Observer BASSETERRE, St. Kitts — The annual Friendship Sunday held at the Mount Carmel Baptist Church in Bourryeau, on Sunday Oct. 28 attracted hundreds of regular… Link: Mount Carmel Baptist Church holds Friendship Sunday

Updated legislative amendments enacted to promote citizen’s security

Source: St. Kitts & Nevis Observer BASSETERRE, St. Kitts — The Government of St. Kitts and Nevis continues to work assiduously to introduce and update legislation geared at promoting citizen security,… Link: Updated legislative amendments enacted to promote citizen’s security

Fiscal performance of the Team Unity Government remains strong

Source: St. Kitts & Nevis Observer BASSETERRE, St. Kitts –- Figures recently released by the Eastern Caribbean Central Bank (ECCB) have shown that both the Federal Government and the Nevis Island… Link: Fiscal performance of the Team Unity Government remains strong

Four charged for firearm found in St. Paul’s

Source: St. Kitts & Nevis Observer BASSETERRE, St. Kitts — The four individuals who were taken into Police custody for questioning in relation to a firearm and several rounds of ammunition… Link: Four charged for firearm found in St. Paul’s

Customer Service Workshops benefit small business owners

Source: St. Kitts & Nevis Observer BASSETERRE, St. Kitts — The Ministry of International Trade’s National Entrepreneurial Development Division (NEDD), through its Small Business Development Centre (SBDC) – hosted its first… Link: Customer Service Workshops benefit small business owners

Citizens encouraged, work to protect recent gains

Source: St. Kitts & Nevis Observer (Press Unit in the Office of the Prime Minister) BASSETERRE, St. Kitts — Citizens and residents are being urged to work with the government to… Link: Citizens encouraged, work to protect recent gains

Public registers support for security forces, RSS teamwork

Source: St. Kitts & Nevis Observer (Press Unit in the Office of the Prime Minister) BASSETERRE, St. Kitts — Scores of ordinary citizens and residents of St. Kitts and Nevis continue… Link: Public registers support for security forces, RSS teamwork

Canadian colleges, universities visit Federation, CFBC

Source: St. Kitts & Nevis Observer BASSETERRE, St. Kitts — On the occasion of the International Study Fair hosted by the Clarence Fitzroy Bryant College (CFBC) on Oct. 23 seven Canadian… Link: Canadian colleges, universities visit Federation, CFBC

ECCB says cost of living down in St. Kitts and Nevis

Source: St. Kitts & Nevis Observer (Press Unit in the Office of the Prime Minister) BASSETERRE, St. Kitts -– The cost of living in St. Kitts and Nevis fell by 1.3… Link: ECCB says cost of living down in St. Kitts and Nevis

Workshops prepare launch of school chaplaincy programme

Source: St. Kitts & Nevis Observer BASSETERRE, St. Kitts — Students in St. Kitts and Nevis will soon have an additional resource they can call on to assist IN their personal… Link: Workshops prepare launch of school chaplaincy programme

Older persons attend special luncheon

Source: St. Kitts & Nevis Observer BASSETERRE, St. Kitts — Scores of older persons in St. Kitts gathered for a special luncheon in their honour on Oct. 25 as a part… Link: Older persons attend special luncheon

Newspaper Cover for 26th October, 2018

Source: St. Kitts & Nevis Observer The post Newspaper Cover for 26th October, 2018 appeared first on The St Kitts Nevis Observer. Link: Newspaper Cover for 26th October, 2018

Tribute paid posthumously to former senior Customs officer Brian David

Source: St. Kitts & Nevis Observer CHARLESTOWN, Nevis –- Customs and Excise Department officials paid homage here on Oct. 25 to former Senior Customs officer Brian Anthony David of blessed memory,… Link: Tribute paid posthumously to former senior Customs officer Brian David

Job Vacancy – Security, support officer

Source: St. Kitts & Nevis Observer Community Notice BASSETERRE, St Kitts — The Human Resource Management Department on behalf of the Ministry of Community Development, Gender Affairs and Social Services wishes… Link: Job Vacancy – Security, support officer

OESC regional heads discuss Douglas’ letter, reject it

Source: St. Kitts & Nevis Observer (Press Unit in the Office of the Prime Minister) BASSETERRE, St. Kitts — The Organization of Eastern Caribbean States (OECS) regional heads action acknowledges the… Link: OESC regional heads discuss Douglas’ letter, reject it

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