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St. Kitts Airport Upgrades Renewable Energy Source

St. Kitts Airport Upgrades Renewable Energy Source

Solar Power Farm – St. Kitts Airport Basseterre, St. Kitts – Nevis December 16, 2015 (SKNIS) Officials from the St. Christopher Air and Sea Port Authority (SCASPA) and the St. Kitts Electricity Company (SKELEC) thanked the Government and people of Taiwan for the donation of US$600,000 to be used for upgrades at the Robert Llewellyn […]

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Nevis Small Business Sector To Receive More Aid

Nevis Small Business Sector To Receive More Aid

Financial Assistance To Grow Business Charlestown, Nevis December 15, 2015 The Small Business Sector on Nevis will continue to receive assistance from the Nevis Island Administration in 2016 through the launch of a new initiative that would provide financial assistance. Premier of Nevis and Minister of Finance in the Nevis Island Administration (NIA) Hon. Vance […]

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Nevis To Seek Debt Forgiveness From Federal Government

Nevis To Seek Debt Forgiveness From Federal Government

Debt Relief For Taxpayers Charlestown, Nevis December 14, 2015 Premier of Nevis and Minister of Finance Hon. Vance Amory says the Nevis Island Administration (NIA) will seek debt forgiveness from the Federal Government in an effort to reduce the burden of repayment on the tax payers of Nevis. Mr. Amory made the disclosure when he […]

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Nevis Island To Upgrade Airport

Nevis Island To Upgrade Airport

Vance W. Amory International Airport Charlestown, Nevis October 08, 2015 The Nevis Island Administration in its continued quest to enhance the tourism sector and by extension the economy of Nevis contracted ARC Associates Inc. based in Canada and the International Airport Development Company Ltd. based in St. Vincent and the Grenadines to engage in a […]

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United Airlines To Offer Non-Stop Service To St. Kitts – Nevis

United Airlines To Offer Non-Stop Service To St. Kitts – Nevis

Robert L. Bradshaw Airport – St. Kitts Basseterre, St. Kitts – Nevis August 11, 2015 The St. Kitts Tourism Authority today announces that United Airlines is launching inaugural non-stop service from its New York hub at Newark Liberty International Airport (EWR) to St. Kitts.   Commencing December 19, 2015, the flights will operate weekly on Saturdays […]

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Caribbean Regional Air Transport Improves

Caribbean Regional Air Transport Improves

Damien Reeves – Air Industry Economist Basseterre, St. Kitts – Nevis May 24, 2015 (SKNIS) A discussion entitled “Making Air Transport Work Better for the Caribbean” was one of the highlight seminars at the 45th Annual Board of Governor’s meeting of the Caribbean Development Bank (CDB) which ran from May 20-21 in St. Kitts – […]

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Nevis Resorts Top Conde Nast Awards List

Nevis Resorts Top Conde Nast Awards List

Montpelier Plantation Inn – Nevis, WI Charlestown, Nevis October 27, 2015 Nevis continues to shine as one of the top tourism destinations. That view was expressed by Assistant Permanent Secretary in the Ministry of Tourism on Nevis John Hanley on October 21, 2015, when he announced four resorts on Nevis captured spots in the Conde […]

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St. Kitts – Nevis To Add 50% More Hotel Rooms

St. Kitts – Nevis To Add 50% More Hotel Rooms

Marriott Residences – St. Kitts, WI Basseterre, St. Kitts – Nevis October 18, 2015 (SKNIS) St. Kitts and Nevis will grow its hotel room stock by 50% within the next 24 months, Minister of Tourism, Honourable Lindsay Grant has disclosed. The current hotel stock of St. Kitts and Nevis stands at about 1300 rooms, 1000 […]

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St. Kitts – Nevis Tourism To Generate 1,500 Jobs

St. Kitts – Nevis Tourism To Generate 1,500 Jobs

Koi Resort – St. Kitts – Artist’s Impression Basseterre, St. Kitts – Nevis October 21, 2015 (SKNIS) The completion of four major developments in the tourism industry in St. Kitts and Nevis by 2018 is expected to generate hundreds of job opportunities for the local population. This was stated by Minister of Tourism, the Honourable […]

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Nevis Paradise Palms Development Progressing Nicely

Nevis Paradise Palms Development Progressing Nicely

Paradise Palms Luxury Houses Charlestown, Nevis October 03, 2015 Deputy Premier and Minister of Tourism Hon. Mark Brantley expressed satisfaction with the progress of the 38 acre 218 room full service resort at Paradise Estate, a development driven by the Citizen by Investment (CBI) programme. Mr. Brantley was at the time on an invited tour […]

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Nevis Villa Project To Invigorate Economy

Nevis Villa Project To Invigorate Economy

Candy Resort Nevis Ground-Breaking Charlestown, Nevis April 29, 2015 Deputy Premier and Minister of Tourism on Nevis Hon. Mark Brantley said ground-breaking for the US$20 million HTRIP Candy Resort Villa Development at Liburd Hill, marked the delivery of another project that would enhance the island’s economic activity. Mr. Brantley’s comment came when he delivered remarks […]

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Nevis Has Global Appeal For Tourism Development

Nevis Has Global Appeal For Tourism Development

Deputy Prime Minister – Shawn Richards Charlestown, Nevis April 28, 2015 Deputy Prime Minister of St. Kitts and Nevis Hon. Shawn Richards, described the recent ground breaking for the US$20 million HTRIP Candy Villa Resort Development at Liburd Hill on Nevis by a Chinese investor Jian Li, as a momentous occasion. He said it underscored […]

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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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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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Nevisians Still Recognize Importance Of Christmas

Nevisians Still Recognize Importance Of Christmas

Premier Amory Thanks Stephen Hanley Charlestown, Nevis December 09, 2015 Premier of Nevis Hon. Vance Amory expressed the view that Nevisians still recognize the tradition and importance of Christmas. He was at the time delivering remarks at the Department of Social Development’s annual Christmas Tree Lighting Ceremony in Charlestown, the Parish of St. Paul’s, on […]

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Gingerama Festival To Return To Nevis

Gingerama Festival To Return To Nevis

Gingerama Chairman – Eric Evelyn Charlestown, Nevis November 17, 2015 Chairman of the Gingerama Committee Eric Evelyn, said recently that the Gingerama Festival, which has been named after the locality of Gingerland in the St. Georges Parish, will return after 14 years. This announcement was made at a press conference at the Nevis Cooperative Credit […]

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Nevis Rainforest Reading Festival A Success

Nevis Rainforest Reading Festival A Success

Nevis Primary School Children Charlestown, Nevis November 14, 2015 Education Officer responsible for Literacy Development at the Department of Education Terres Dore expressed satisfaction with the first ever Rainforest of  Reading Book Festival hosted by the department in collaboration with One World Schoolhouse Foundation. She told the Department of Information on November 09, 2015, that […]

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St. Kitts – Nevis Looks For New Water Sources

St. Kitts – Nevis Looks For New Water Sources

December 13, 2015 | 0 Comments

Water Supply Remains Important Basseterre, St. Kitts – Nevis December 13, 2015 (SKNIS) Drilling new wells and commissioning a desalination plant are among strategies being pursued by the Ministry of Public Infrastructure to ensure water supply can meet the growing demand of the population in St. Kitts and Nevis. The challenges to the supply of […]

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Nevis Takes Aim At Crime For 2016

Nevis Takes Aim At Crime For 2016

December 12, 2015 | 0 Comments

Say No To Crime In Nevis Charlestown, Nevis December 12, 2015 The issue of crime and the eradication of criminal activity continues to be high on the agenda of the Nevis Island Administration (NIA). The assurance came from Premier of Nevis and Minister of Finance Hon. Vance Amory when he delivered the Budget Address at […]

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Coast Guard Cutter The Stalwart To Be Back On Patrol

Coast Guard Cutter The Stalwart To Be Back On Patrol

December 11, 2015 | 0 Comments

Coast Guard Cutter Beached Basseterre, St. Kitts – Nevis December 11, 2015 (SKNIS) The flagship coast guard vessel, “The Stalwart” which has been out of commission for a while, should be back in operation patrolling the waters of St. Kitts and Nevis early in the new year, said Attorney General, Honourable Vincent Byron Jr. Minister […]

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