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St. Kitts and Nevis continues to benefit from CDB’s BNTF programme

Health Center in Old Road financed by the Basic Needs Trust Fund (BNTF) Programme

St. Kitts and Nevis is among 10 Caribbean countries being given access to US$51.4 million in aid to fund their attempts to reduce poverty at home. The Board of Directors of the Barbados-based Caribbean Development Bank (CDB) has approved the seventh phase of the Bank’s Basic Needs Trust Fund (BNTF) Programme and has approved a contribution of US$46 million, while ...

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Taiwan Ambassador applauds PM Douglas and Minister Carty as scores of students get scholarships

Permanent Secretary in the Ministry of Education, Mrs. Ione Willett; Taiwan's Resident Ambassador, His Excellency Migel Li-Jey Tsao; St.Kitts and Nevis' Prime Minister, the Rt.Hon. Dr. Denzil L. Douglas; Minister of Education, Sen. the Hon. Nigel Carty and Acting Chief Education Officer, Ms. Clarice Cotton

Resident Ambassador of the Republic of China (Taiwan), His Excellency Miguel Li-Jey Tsao has applaud St. Kitts and Nevis’ Prime Minister the Rt. Hon. Dr. Denzil Douglas and Minister of Education, Sen. The Hon. Nigel Carty for the attention and importance they pay to education in the twin-island Federation. “Although neither the Republic of China (Taiwan) nor the Federation of ...

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CXC Results To Be Released Online Next Week

Basseterre, St. Kitts, August 2, 2012 (SKNIS): Students who have recently completed CAPE, CSEC and CCLC examinations will be able to access their results online in the upcoming weeks. In order to access the results, students must first log on to www.ors.cxc.org/studentportal/. In the first field, on the home page, the student will be required to provide their centre number. This is the ...

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Flash Flood warning in effect until mid afternoon for St. Kitts and Nevis

Flash Flood warning for St. Kitts and Nevis

BASSETERRE, ST. KITTS – A flash flood warning was issued for the Federation of St. Kitts and Nevis and neighboring islands Tuesday. According to the local Met Office at the Robert L. Bradshaw International Airport, the Antigua and Barbuda Met Office has issued a flash flood warning for the low laying and flood prone areas of Antigua and Barbuda, Montserrat, ...

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Thumbs up for St. Kitts and Nevis from Royal Caribbean Cruises

St Kitts Sea Port View

BASSETERRE – ST KITTS – The recent decision by St. Kitts and Nevis to be a part of the GSTC’s network, is getting support from Royal Caribbean Cruises, a leader in environmental sustainability among the cruise industry. Recognized as a GSTC Patron, Royal Caribbean is today helping sponsor implementation of the new Criteria for Destinations in a cruise ship port ...

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Government Engages Partners on Functioning of New DNS Root Server

Internet Domain Name System Root Server

Basseterre – St Kitts : The Government of St. Kitts and Nevis is engaging internet service providers LIME and The Cable to address concerns and iron out functionality issues related to the recent acquisition of an Internet Domain Name System Root Server. The piece of technology – donated by the United States-based company Packet Clearing House (PCH) – converts the ...

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Cabinet updated on proposed sale of CLICO International Life (CIL) Traditional Insurance Business

Hon. Nigel Carty

BASSETERRE – ST KITTS – The St. Kitts and Nevis Cabinet Has been updated on the ongoing efforts to secure an investor for CLICO International Life (or CIL) which would serve to restore the investments of hundreds of nationals who had invested in the insurance company. Since the collapse of the CL Financial Group in 2009, the government of St. ...

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LIME Commended for Support of Football Development Programme

LIME's Marketing Manager Darien Belle

Basseterre – St Kitts : Director of Sports Dave Connor has saluted telecommunications company LIME for its 19 years of partnership in advancing football development in the Federation. The company is once again the primary sponsor for the July 17-31 LIME-Elvis “Star” Browne Football School of Excellence being held at the Garden’s Sporting Complex. The event is organized annually by ...

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Cabinet approves three construction projects that will pump EC$115 million in the local economy

The Cabinet Room at Government Headquarters in St. Kitts

BASSETERRE – ST KITTS – The Federal Cabinet has approved three construction projects that will pump some EC$115 million in the local economy. “In response to the need to provide ongoing support for activities that will assist the growth prospects of the local economy, and in reflecting upon the growth challenges which have flowed out of the global economic recession, ...

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The seductive destination of St. Kitts and Nevis to be highlighted in October

Basseterre, St Kitts

BASSETERRE, ST. KITTS – Travel agents will be exposed to the attributes that make St. Kitts and Nevis one of the most seductive destinations in the Caribbean, through a series of workshops and presentations in the morning and destination study tours and a scavenger hunt in the afternoon. The October 6 – 9 conference, dubbed “One Caribbean Chapter Sales Experience,” ...

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