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Inland Revenue Undergoes Rebranding

Inland Revenue Undergoes Rebranding

Edward Gift – Inland Revenue Basseterre, St. Kitts – Nevis April 18, 2016 (SKNIS) The Inland Revenue Department is currently undergoing a rebranding process with the aim of serving the nationals of St. Kitts and Nevis better. Special guest on Wednesday’s edition of the Government’s radio and television programme “Working for You”, Mr. Edward Gift, […]

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Nevis Tourism Minister Launches Tourism Month

Nevis Tourism Minister Launches Tourism Month

Tourism Minister – Mark Brantley Charlestown, Nevis April 17, 2016 The following is a speech delivered by Deputy Premier of Nevis and Minister of Tourism Hon. Mark Brantley on April 13, 2016, to launch Exposition Nevis, a tourism awareness campaign by the Ministry of Tourism. Nevisians and residents of Nevis, Tourism, for decades has been […]

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Visa Free Access To Canada May Be Restored

Visa Free Access To Canada May Be Restored

PM Trudeau In St. Kitts Basseterre, St. Kitts – Nevis April 16, 2016 (SKNIS) St. Kitts and Nevis’ Minister of Foreign Affairs, Honourable Mark Brantley, said he is hopeful that visa free travel to Canada for citizens of the twin-island federation will be restored. During a recent interview to recap Diplomatic Week 2016, Minister Brantley […]

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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

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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Caribbean Recipes

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 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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Nevis Activities

Nevis Blues Festival Hosts Nurses and Teachers

Nevis Blues Festival Hosts Nurses and Teachers

Blues Singer – Ian Siegal Charlestown, Nevis April 15, 2016 A number of nurses and teachers on Nevis will have the opportunity to attend the opening night of the Nevis Blues Festival 2nd Edition, on April 14, 2016,  at Oualie Bay, thanks to a gift from the organizers. At a small handing over ceremony on […]

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Nevis Observes World Health Day 2016

Nevis Observes World Health Day 2016

Nevis Health Screenings Charlestown, Nevis April 10, 2016 Permanent Secretary in the Ministry of Health Nicole Slack-Liburd says that a growing number of persons on Nevis face the challenge of non-communicable diseases such as diabetes and hypertension. She expressed that view when she spoke to the Department of Information during the commemoration of World Health […]

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Watercade Postponed By Water Department

Watercade Postponed By Water Department

Vehicle Ready For Watercade Basseterre, St. Kitts – Nevis April 09, 2016 (SKNIS) The Water Services Department (WSD) has postponed its island wide Whistle Stop scheduled for Friday (April 08). The WSD’s Acting Manager/Water Engineer, T. Dennison Paul, said the annual event, which forms part of the extended 2016 World Water Day activities, has been […]

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Residents Urged To Use Water Wisely

Residents Urged To Use Water Wisely

April 14, 2016 | 0 Comments

Laying of Water Improvement Pipe Basseterre, St. Kitts – Nevis April 14, 2016 (SKNIS) Prime Minister of St. Kitts and Nevis, Dr. the Honourable Timothy Harris, has urged residents of the Federation to be “careful with the use, and avoid the abuse of water at a time when there is a shortage.” He emphasized this […]

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Water Shortage In St. Kitts – Nevis

Water Shortage In St. Kitts – Nevis

April 13, 2016 | 0 Comments

New Water Pipes Being Layed Basseterre, St. Kitts – Nevis April 13, 2016 (SKNIS) Minister of Public Infrastructure, Honourable Ian Patches Liburd, recently stated that his Ministry along with the Ministry of Finance is doing all in its power to help citizens weather out the drought. The minister stated that Mansion residents, including those living […]

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FIFA Ranks St. Kitts – Nevis In The Top 100

FIFA Ranks St. Kitts – Nevis In The Top 100

April 12, 2016 | 0 Comments

FIFA Ranks SKN at # 92 Basseterre, St. Kitts – Nevis April 12, 2016 (SKNIS) A recent ranking by FIFA (Fédération Internationale de Football Association) has placed St. Kitts and Nevis as 92 in the top 100 football nations in the world. In a congratulatory message, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Sport, the Honourable […]

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