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Drought Conditions Continue In St. Kitts – Nevis

Drought Conditions Continue In St. Kitts – Nevis

Many Residents Go Without Water Basseterre, St. Kitts – Nevis March 29, 2016 (SKNIS) Minister of Public Infrastructure, Posts, Urban Development and Transport, Honourable Ian Patches Liburd, has revealed that specific measures are being taken to address the drought situation in St. Kitts and Nevis, including several emergency projects. Minister Liburd who is responsible for […]

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Nevis Takes Aim At Zika Mosquito

Nevis Takes Aim At Zika Mosquito

Port Health Officer – Anthony Webbe Charlestown, Nevis March 28, 2016 The Ministry of Health on Nevis launched an awareness campaign, through its Health Promotions Unit, to prevent mosquito breeding and subsequent eradication. The launch took place at a press conference at the Nevis Disaster Management Office (NDMO) at Long Point on March 23, 2016. […]

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Mental Health Center Nears Completion

Mental Health Center Nears Completion

Health Minister – Wendy Phipps Basseterre, St. Kitts – Nevis March 27, 2016 (SKNIS) Minister of State with responsibility for Health, Honourable Wendy Phipps, has revealed that the Mental Health Day Treatment Centre at Limekiln is 99 percent complete and on schedule for its April 15 completion. She said this during her statement at National […]

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Nevis Flights

Tourism Increase For St. Kitts – Nevis In 2015

Tourism Increase For St. Kitts – Nevis In 2015

Tourism Minister – Lindsay Grant Basseterre, St. Kitts – Nevis February 19, 2016 (SKNIS) Minister of Tourism, Honourable Lindsay Grant, used Friday’s (February 19) session of the Federal Parliament to report on the state of the tourism industry in St. Kitts and Nevis and said he was excited by the growth and potential. Citing statistics […]

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LIAT To Offer Helicopter Service To Nevis

LIAT To Offer Helicopter Service To Nevis

Caribbean Helicopter Charter Flights St. John’s, Antigua January 10, 2016 LIAT, The Caribbean Airline, has entered into a bespoke charter agreement with Caribbean Helicopters, based in Antigua & Barbuda, whereby the company will provide LIAT with charter flights into specific markets in the region. Caribbean Helicopters operates a fleet of Piper Navajo Chieftain PA31-350 and […]

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St. Kitts Welcomes United Airlines Flight

St. Kitts Welcomes United Airlines Flight

United Airlines 737 In St. Kitts Basseterre, St. Kitts – Nevis, December 24, 2015 (SKNIS) The tourism sector in St. Kitts and Nevis is poised to benefit with the addition of another direct flight from North America into the Robert Llewellyn Bradshaw (RLB) International Airport in St. Kitts. On Saturday December 19, 2015, United Airlines […]

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Nevis Hotels

KOI Resort Progress Impresses PM Harris

KOI Resort Progress Impresses PM Harris

Construction Workers at KOI Resort Basseterre, St. Kitts – Nevis March 09, 2016 (SKNIS) Prime Minister, Dr. the Honourable Timothy Harris, said that the Government is happy with the investor confidence in St. Kitts and Nevis as it continues to be at a very high level during his tour of the construction site of the […]

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Imperial Bay Beach and Golf Residences To Open

Imperial Bay Beach and Golf Residences To Open

Imperial Bay Beach and Golf Condos Basseterre, St. Kitts – Nevis March 08, 2016 (SKNIS) St. Kitts and Nevis welcomes the addition of 86 one bedroom condominium units to its hotel stock as the Imperial Bay Beach and Golf Residences at Half Moon Bay in St. Kitts is anticipated to open in April 2016. Prime […]

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PM Meets With Christophe Harbor Management

PM Meets With Christophe Harbor Management

PM Harris (center) With Management Basseterre, St. Kitts – Nevis February 12, 2016 (SKNIS) Prime Minister Dr. the Honourable Timothy Harris, met with Partner and Chief Executive Officer of Christophe Harbour, Charles P. “Buddy” Darby III, and Steve Heyboer, Chief Operating Officer of Christophe Harbour, at Government Headquarters on February 10. The prime minister, who […]

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Nevis Villas

Tax On Rental Property Income Not A New Law

Tax On Rental Property Income Not A New Law

Edward Gest – St. Kitts – Nevis Inland Revenue Basseterre, St. Kitts – Nevis February 27, 2016 (SKNIS) Comptroller of Inland Revenue, Edward Gift, is responding to news in the media suggesting that the Government of National Unity is exacting tax from persons for renting property as something new. Mr. Gift says that a large […]

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New Bridge On Nevis To Open Soon

New Bridge On Nevis To Open Soon

Bridge Construction On Nevis Charlestown, Nevis February 09, 2016 Chairman of the Nevis Housing and Land Development Corporation (NHLDC) Hon. Alexis Jeffers expressed satisfaction with the construction of a bridge at Colquhouns Estate which is earmarked for completion later this month. Mr. Jeffers who is also the Minister responsible for Housing and Lands in the […]

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Canadian PM Trudeau Holidays In Nevis

Canadian PM Trudeau Holidays In Nevis

Prime Minister Trudeau Visits Nevis Basseterre, St. Kitts – Nevis January 08, 2016 (SKNIS) As he flew back to the cold climes of Canada, Prime Minister of Canada, The Right Honourable Justin Trudeau, has returned with the warmth of the people of St. Kitts and Nevis and the memorable experiences of a wonderful private family […]

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Caribbean Recipes

Nevis Mango Festival 2015 A Big Success

Nevis Mango Festival 2015 A Big Success

Chef Fredericks Shows Off Mango Dish Charlestown, Nevis July 22, 2015 Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of the Nevis Tourism Authority (NTA) Greg Phillip says he is satisfied with the success of The Nevisian Mango Feast. It was held on July 12, 2015 at Oualie Beach. He gave the assurance that the Authority would host the […]

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Nevis Chefs To Showcase Talents At Mango Festival

Nevis Chefs To Showcase Talents At Mango Festival

Chef Gregory – Nevis Mango Festival Charlestown, Nevis July 08, 2015 Nevisian chefs will have the opportunity to showcase their skills at a new feature added to the Nevis Mango and Food Festival events. The Nevisian Chef Mango Feast, as it is called, will take place on July 12, 2015, at Oualie Beach the same […]

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St. Kitts – Nevis Emphasizes Food Safety

St. Kitts – Nevis Emphasizes Food Safety

Glenville Leader – Senior Environmental Health Officer Basseterre, St. Kitts – Nevis April 26, 2015 (SKNIS) The Food Safety Unit of the St. Kitts – Nevis Environmental Health Department was positioned as lead agency for this year’s World Health Day activities when this year’s theme was declared as “Food Safety.” Senior Environmental Health Officer Glenville […]

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Nevis Activities

Nevis Poetry Writing Workshop A Success

Nevis Poetry Writing Workshop A Success

Poetry Workshop Participants Charlestown, Nevis March 26, 2016 The Department of Youth and Sports in the Ministry of Social Development on Nevis, observed World Poetry Day on March 21, 2016, with a Poetry Writing Workshop. The training session, the second of its kind, was held under the theme “Youth Lead” at the Nevis Disaster Management […]

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Nevis Photography Contest Winners Announced

Nevis Photography Contest Winners Announced

Sylvester Meade – Contest Winner Charlestown, Nevis March 23, 2016 Sylvester Meade, overall winner of the Ministry of Tourism’s first Photographer of the Year Competition hosted by the Ministry of Tourism on Nevis, says his passion for photography was one of the reasons he entered the contest. Meade’s win was announced at the Awards Ceremony […]

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Climate Change Hot Topic At Agriculture Open Day

Climate Change Hot Topic At Agriculture Open Day

Keithley Amory – Nevis Ag Department Charlestown, Nevis March 21, 2016 Keithley Amory Director of the Department of Agriculture on Nevis says the effects of climate change has forced the department to adopt technology in order to maximize agricultural production. He made the comment when he delivered remarks at the opening ceremony of the Ministry […]

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Water Department Receives New Vehicles

Water Department Receives New Vehicles

March 25, 2016 | 0 Comments

New Water Department Vehicles Basseterre, St. Kitts – Nevis March 25, 2016 (SKNIS) A fleet of vehicles was donated to the Water Services Department by the Development Bank of St. Kitts and Nevis and the Government of National Unity in an effort to maximize the department’s services to the people of St. Kitts and Nevis. […]

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Water Is An Important Commodity Of Life

Water Is An Important Commodity Of Life

March 24, 2016 | 0 Comments

World Water Day 2016 Basseterre, St. Kitts – Nevis March 24, 2016 (SKNIS) In an effort to further bring awareness to citizens and residents about the importance of water and the need for conservation, St. Kitts and Nevis joins the rest of world to observe World Water Day (WWD) 2016, today, Tuesday, March 22 under […]

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Consumer Rights Awareness Week In St. Kitts – Nevis

Consumer Rights Awareness Week In St. Kitts – Nevis

March 22, 2016 | 0 Comments

Business Awardees For 2016 Basseterre, St. Kitts – Nevis March 22, 2016 (SKNIS) In recognition of World Consumer Rights Day (WCRD) 2016, the Ministry of Consumer Affairs scheduled a week of activities under the theme “Antibiotics off the Menu“ which ran from March 13 to 18. Vincent Fough, Consumer Affairs Officer, stated that the week […]

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