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Potential Tropical Cyclone 91L Alert Statement

Potential Tropical Cyclone 91L Alert Statement


Potential tropical cyclone 91l has entered the monitored area and now has a high chance of developing into a tropical cyclone. At 8am ect or 1200z the centre of potential tropical cyclone 91l was located near latitude 13.0 north, longitude 52.0 west or about 475 miles east of the Lesser Antilles. potential tropical cyclone 91l …

Installation of IXP is on stream in St. Kitts and Nevis for 2018

Installation of IXP is on stream in St. Kitts and Nevis for 2018


Basseterre, St. Kitts, August 16, 2017 (SKNIS): Director of the St. Kitts and Nevis National Telecommunications Regulatory Commission (NTRC), Mr. Ervin Williams, and Director on the Board of Directors of the Eastern Caribbean Telecommunications Authority (ECTEL), Mr. Quincy Prentice, announced on an episode of Working for You, held on August 16, 2017, that the Internet …

National Security Adviser looking to combat homicide problem

National Security Adviser looking to combat homicide problem


DESPITE receiving heavy criticisms from the Opposition, St. Kitts-Nevis Labour Party, over a report that links him to the Tivoli massacre in Jamaica, Major General (Retd) Stewart Saunders is in the Federation and has gotten down to business. The former Jamaica Defence Force Major General, who has taken up an advisory position to Prime Minister …

PM Harris expresses disappointment in Opposition MP’s understanding of the PAC Act

PM Harris expresses disappointment in Opposition MP’s understanding of the PAC Act


Prime Minister and Minister of Finance, Dr. the Honourable Timothy Harris, has expressed his disappointment in Member of Parliament for Constituency Number two, the Honourable Marcella Liburd, who he said appeared to be “uninformed and ill-prepared” in the execution of her Parliamentary responsibilities, as it relates to her presentation on the Public Accounts Committee Bill, …

Report of arrests, convictions and other activities

Report of arrests, convictions and other activities


Below is a report of Arrests, Convictions and other activities recorded by the Royal St. Christopher and Nevis Police Force for the period August 12- 15 2017. ARREST AND BAIL:  Arrested: Vincent Francis was arrested, formally charged and cautioned for the offences of cultivation and possession of Cannabis and Possession of Cannabis with intent to …

Douglas: “Oliver Thomas, truly a man of strong convictions and loyalty, a true stalwart and friend”

Douglas: “Oliver Thomas, truly a man of strong convictions and loyalty, a true stalwart and friend”


Political Leader of the St. Kitts-Nevis Labour Party (SKNLP), The Right Hon. Dr. Denzil L. Douglas has described the late Oliver Thomas “a man of strong convictions and loyalty, a true stalwart and friend (and) steadfast in his support to the Labour movement.Paying tribute to Dieppe Bay resident, the former Prime Minister and sitting Parliamentarian …

Tourism Minister Grant Leading Unprecedented Industry Boom As Largest Ship In The World Makes Sixth And Final Call To St.Kitts And Nevis For 2016-2017 Cruise Season

Tourism Minister Grant Leading Unprecedented Industry Boom As Largest Ship In The World Makes Sixth And Final Call To St.Kitts And Nevis For 2016-2017 Cruise Season


 Harmony of the Seas, the largest passenger cruise ship in the world belonging to the Oasis class, made its sixth and final call to St. Kitts and Nevis on Wednesday, August 16, for the 2016-2017 cruise season, after making its inaugural call to the federation on Wednesday, May 03, 2017.The August 16 visit, which is …

PM Harris lauds Kim Collins as standard bearer of excellent, perseverance

PM Harris lauds Kim Collins as standard bearer of excellent, perseverance


Prime Minister Dr. the Honourable Timothy Harris is lauding Kim Collins, world athletics champion, as an International Standard Bearer for excellence and perseverance and for making St. Kitts and Nevis proud. The Prime Minister made the comment while congratulating Mr. Collins on his most recent achievement.Recognised as a sprint icon, Kim Collins was overwhelmingly elected …

$20,000 Drug Fine For Dieppe Bay Resident

$20,000 Drug Fine For Dieppe Bay Resident


A Dieppe Bay resident has been convicted of two drug offences at the Magistrate Court and sentenced to pay a fine.Sean Williams was convicted of Possession of Cannabis and Possession of Cannabis with Intent to supply, committed in March 2017, and was fined EC $20,000.Williams was given until September 14 to pay the sum; if …

CARICOM SG Calls For New Model For Development Finance

CARICOM SG Calls For New Model For Development Finance


(CARICOM Secretariat, Turkeyen, Greater Georgetown, Guyana) – The Caribbean Community (CARICOM) believes that a new model for development finance needs to be considered. Speaking during the accreditation ceremony for the new Swedish Ambassador to the Community on Wednesday at the CARICOM Secretariat’s, Turkeyen, Guyana headquarters, CARICOM Secretary-General Ambassador Irwin LaRocque stated that GDP per capita …

Summer Cruising In St. Kitts Continues To Sizzle

Summer Cruising In St. Kitts Continues To Sizzle


BASSETERRE: Business continues for stakeholders of the cruise sector, as St. Kitts benefits from a record breaking summer cruise season. This week, four cruise ships arrived at the destination, which in years past would have been one or two cruise ships in the same period. The summer months, June to September, are generally slow in …

Deputy Clerk of the National Assembly attends Regional Conference of Presiding Officers and Clerks in Tobago

Deputy Clerk of the National Assembly attends Regional Conference of Presiding Officers and Clerks in Tobago


Deputy Clerk of the St. Christopher and Nevis National Assembly, Mrs. Sonia Boddie –Thompson, is currently in Tobago representing the Federal Parliament at the 18th Biennial Conference of Presiding Officers and Clerks of the Caribbean, the Americas and the Atlantic Region of the Commonwealth Parliamentary Association(CPA). The Conference, which is hosted by the Parliament of …