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Nevis Now Has An OBGYN Specialist

Nevis Now Has An OBGYN Specialist

Female OBGYN Now On Island Charlestown, Nevis March 02, 2016 Women on Nevis now have the services of a second Obstetrician / Gynecologist (OBGYN) thanks to the Ministry of Health in the Nevis Island Administration (NIA). Dr. Ana Maria Acuña Adán who is from Cuba joined the staff of the Alexandra Hospital from February 22, 2016. […]

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St. Kitts – Nevis Distributes Free Condoms

St. Kitts – Nevis Distributes Free Condoms

Free Condoms Basseterre, St. Kitts – Nevis March 01, 2016 (SKNIS) As part of its programme for 2016, the National AIDS Secretariat in the Ministry of Health will provide “liming”hot-spots in the Federation with free condoms for distribution to patrons. Customarily, condom distribution forms part of the community outreach activities of the National AIDS Secretariat.  […]

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Ag Minister Looks To The Future

Ag Minister Looks To The Future

Ag Minister – Eugene Hamilton Basseterre, St. Kitts – Nevis February 29, 2016 (SKNIS) Minister of Agriculture the Honourable Eugene Hamilton, said there is a lot of work to be done in agriculture to mitigate against threats posed by drought and other climate related hazards. At the Annual Review and Planning Meeting on Tuesday, February […]

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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

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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New Park Hyatt Hotel St. Kitts Promises Jobs

New Park Hyatt Hotel St. Kitts Promises Jobs

Park Hyatt Hotel Under Construction Basseterre, St. Kitts – Nevis February 05, 2016 (SKNIS) The management of the soon to be completed Park Hyatt, an ultra-luxury 5 star resort located at the South-east Peninsula in St. Kitts, is promising the Government and people of St. Kitts and Nevis that it will take its corporate social […]

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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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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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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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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

Sandy Point Lighting Project To Be Completed

Sandy Point Lighting Project To Be Completed

New Sandy Point Lights Basseterre, St. Kitts – Nevis February 28, 2016 (SKNIS) Sporting officials, athletes and fans attending the Charles E. Mills Secondary School’s Sports Day on Sunday (February 28) at the New Sandy Point Recreation Ground are expected to feel a greater sense of comfort and excitement as it marks the first time […]

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St. Kitts – Nevis To Unite In Prayer Rally

St. Kitts – Nevis To Unite In Prayer Rally

Premier Amory at Prayer Rally Basseterre, St. Kitts – Nevis February 14, 2016 (SKNIS) The National Season of Prayer, Fasting and Repentance was launched with a Prayer Rally on Sunday, February 07 at the St. George’s Anglican Church, under the theme “Righteousness Exalteth a Nation”. The launch was attended by Members of Parliament, Government officials, […]

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St. Kitts – Nevis – History and Heritage Month 2016

St. Kitts – Nevis – History and Heritage Month 2016

PM Harris Opens History and Heritage Month Basseterre, St. Kitts – Nevis February 06, 2016 A speech by St. Kitts – Nevis’ Prime Minister Dr. The Hon Timothy Harris Fellow Citizens and Residents of St. Kitts and Nevis: I consider it an honor and a privilege to address you as our Federation begins its annual, […]

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Business License Card To Safeguard Consumers

Business License Card To Safeguard Consumers

February 26, 2016 | 0 Comments

PM Harris On Small Business Basseterre, St. Kitts – Nevis February 26, 2016 (SKNIS) The Government of St. Kitts and Nevis has followed through on suggestions by members of the national community to enhance the ease of doing business locally by overseeing the passage of the Licenses on Businesses and Occupations (Amendment) Bill, 2016, in […]

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New Income Tax Bill Closes Loopholes

New Income Tax Bill Closes Loopholes

February 25, 2016 | 0 Comments

Amendment To Close Loopholes Basseterre, St. Kitts – Nevis February 25, 2016 (SKNIS) Reforms in the tax structure of St. Kitts and Nevis are ongoing to ensure it protects the public interest, promotes harmony with national and regional systems, and meets the demands of a globalized economy. Prime Minister, Dr. the Honourable Timothy Harris, is […]

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St. Kitts’ Prison Security Is Lacking

St. Kitts’ Prison Security Is Lacking

February 24, 2016 | 0 Comments

Illegal Drugs Found In Prison Basseterre, St. Kitts – Nevis February 24, 2016 (SKNIS) In the wake of a massive discovery of prohibited items inside Her Majesty’s (HMS) Prison in St. Kitts, Superintendent of Prisons, Junie Hodge, said that “it will not be business as usual” and “that anyone found in breach of the prison […]

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