Nevis News

Fishing Tournament Highlights Need For Conservation

Fishing Tournament Highlights Need For Conservation

Nevis Fishing Tournament Charlestown, Nevis May 19, 2016 Permanent Secretary in the Ministry of Agriculture and Fisheries on Nevis Eric Evelyn, says the growing interest in the annual fishing tournament hosted by the Indian Castle Fisherfolk Association underscores the need for fishers in St. Kitts and Nevis to conserve and protect the fishing resource. Evelyn, […]

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Nevis Takes Part In Women Deliver 2016 Conference

Nevis Takes Part In Women Deliver 2016 Conference

Junior Minister Hazel Brandy-Williams Charlestown, Nevis May 17, 2016 Junior Minister responsible for Gender Affairs in the Nevis Island Administration (NIA) Hon. Hazel Brandy-Williams is attending the 4th Women Deliver Conference in Copenhagen, Denmark. The event which is one of the first major events following the launch of the Sustainable Development Goals, commenced on May […]

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PM Harris To Attend Presidential Inauguration In Taiwan

PM Harris To Attend Presidential Inauguration In Taiwan

PM Harris With President Ma Basseterre, St. Kitts – Nevis May 17, 2016 Prime Minister Dr. the Honourable Timothy Harris and a delegation will travel to Taiwan this week to attend the May 20th inauguration of the country’s first female president.  Tsai Ing-wen was elected as Taiwan’s president on January 16th, 2016. Taiwan’s current leader, […]

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Nevis Flights

Four Seasons’ Private Jet To Include Nevis

Four Seasons’ Private Jet To Include Nevis

The Four Seasons’ Private 757 Jet Charlestown, Nevis May 14, 2016 Deputy Premier of Nevis and the Minister of Tourism Hon. Mark Brantley, welcomed the move by the Four Seasons Resort to include St. Kitts and Nevis on one of its 2017 itineraries, for its private jet’s first visit to a Caribbean destination. Mr. Brantley […]

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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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Nevis Hotels

Pirate’s Nest Hotel Project Shows Progress

Pirate’s Nest Hotel Project Shows Progress

Pirate’s Nest Hotel Under Construction Basseterre, St. Kitts – Nevis April 01, 2016 (SKNIS) The Pirate’s Nest Hotel and Condominium development at Frigate Bay encapsulates the spirit of government’s policy to attract more stay-over visitors, transform the landscape, generate employment opportunities for locals and attract direct foreign investment. Here’s more in this report. “St. Kitts […]

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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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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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Nevis Villas

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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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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St. Kitts – Nevis Agro-Processors Showcase Their Products

St. Kitts – Nevis Agro-Processors Showcase Their Products

Local Pepper Sauce On Display Basseterre, St. Kitts – Nevis April 21, 2016 (SKNIS) Following a media launch of restaurant week held on April 13, a number of local businesses came out at the Department of at the Agriculture Conference Room on April 14 to showcase various products which they have to offer to restaurants […]

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St. Kitts – Nevis Restaurant Week Stirs Up Interest

St. Kitts – Nevis Restaurant Week Stirs Up Interest

St. Kitts – Nevis Restaurant Week Basseterre, St. Kitts – Nevis April 20, 2016 (SKNIS) This year’s Restaurant Week, which runs from July 13 to 24, 2016, is already creating a buzz with its media launch held on April 13 at Ottley’s Plantation Inn. The week is expected to showcase the creativity of local restaurants […]

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Restaurant Week 2016 To Showcase Pumpkin

Restaurant Week 2016 To Showcase Pumpkin

Locally Grown Pumpkins Basseterre, St. Kitts – Nevis April 11, 2016 (SKNIS) The versatility of the pumpkin will be showcased over the next three months as the Department of Agriculture launched the National Pumpkin Challenge: “Pumpkin Sweet” on Friday April 08. The competition falls under the umbrella of the St. Kitts and Nevis Restaurant Week […]

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Nevis Activities

Exposition Nevis To Highlight Local Arts

Exposition Nevis To Highlight Local Arts

Chairperson Tamica Lawrence Charlestown, Nevis May 11, 2016 Chairperson for the Ministry of Tourism’s Exposition Nevis Tamica Lawrence says activities showcasing the island’s tourism product, under the theme “All things Tourism, Savour the Flavour,” are going well. She told the Department of Information on May 04, 2016, that Rhythm and Arts, another event slated for […]

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St. Kitts Seniors Enjoy A Fun Day Out

St. Kitts Seniors Enjoy A Fun Day Out

Seniors Enjoying Fun Day 2016 Basseterre, St. Kitts – Nevis May 09, 2016 (SKNIS) Minister of State with responsibility for Social Development, Honourable Senator Wendy Phipps, acknowledged that seniors now have the opportunity to enjoy the fruits of their labor upon retirement. This was demonstrated at the Older Persons’ Fun Day which took place last […]

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Nevis Ag Minister Opens Agriculture Awareness Month 2016

Nevis Ag Minister Opens Agriculture Awareness Month 2016

Nevis Ag Minister Jeffers Charlestown, Nevis April 08, 2016 The following is an address delivered by Hon. Alexis Jeffers Minister of Agriculture in the Nevis Island Administration (NIA), delivered on April 03, 2016, to launch Agriculture Awareness Month 2016. Fellow citizens, It is with great pleasure that I greet you, at this, the start of […]

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