Nevis Premier Speaking At Career Fair – 2008
May 15th, 2008
Premier of Nevis, the Hon. Joseph Parry stated that twenty-five years has made a tremendous difference on Nevis. He made the statement with reference to the island’s progress since Independence in 1983, at the Career Fair Wednesday, May 14th, 2008, sponsored by the Nevis Island Administration’s Human Resource Department. The event, designed to expose the public, especially our young people, to the various career options, as well as to create awareness with regard to the functions of the Human Resource Department. The event took place at the Nevis Cultural Centre, Old Hospital Road in Charlestown. The theme this year was: “Get Trained! Get Certified!”
“We are at a crossroads in our society. Today, we are talking about geothermal energy, 21st Century Telecommunications, the Brown Hill Call Center and a great hotel named Amman Resort”¦We are talking about diversification of the economy in Nevis. Twenty-five years ago one could only think about teaching, police, the civil service; today, there are numerous career choices,” said Premier Parry.
The Premier discussed geothermal energy stating that he does not believe that a large number of Nevisians understand the full extent of the operation.