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Fire Guts Port Zante Store


As Indian nationals celebrated Diwali, the Hindu festival of lights, Thursday evening (Oct 20), the merriment was punctuated by a fire that gutted one of the stores along the Port Zante strip.Fire Chief Everett O’Garro said Fire and Rescue was alerted through a call to 911 at around 7:50pm.“We responded to a fire at Port …

Nisbet Plantation Beach Club, Nevis, Conde Nast Traveler 2017 Readers’ Choice Award


Condé Nast Traveler yesterday announced the results of its 30th annual Readers’ Choice Awards with Nisbet Plantation Beach Club recognized as one of the Top 50 Resorts in the Caribbean.“It is a great pleasure to again be recognized by the readers of Conde Nast Traveler magazine and our guests with a Readers’ Choice Award,” says …

Nevis Travel Symposium of Romance; important event on NTA’s calendar


Mr. Greg Phillip, Chief Executive Officer of the Nevis Tourism Authority (NTA), says Nevis is better known as a destination for all things romance, thanks to the Authority’s Nevis Travel Symposium of Romance event, now in its fourth year.The symposium which will commence on October 19 to 23, 2017, is among the NTA’s strategies to …

Financial Information Month Retirement Symposium


The Eastern Caribbean Central Bank, in collaboration with the Financial Information Month partners in the Federation, cordially invites the public to a Retirement Symposium, which will be held at the Sir Cecil Jacobs Auditorium, ECCB Headquarters, on Wednesday, 25 October from 4:30 to 7:00 p.m.The Symposium targets employed individuals in the public and private sector. …

Citizenship by Investment CEO reports increased interest in all three CBI options in St. Kitts and Nevis


The CEO of the Citizenship by Investment Unit (CIU) in St. Kitts and Nevis, Mr. Les Khan, says there has been an increase in the level of interest in all three investment options under the Federation’s Citizenship by Investment (CBI) programme, since the Team Unity Government announced in September the addition of a temporary Hurricane …

National Bank has not changed its money transfer policies according to Les Khan CEO of St Kitts and Nevis Citizenship by Investment Unit


Mr. Les Khan, the CEO of the Citizenship by Investment Unit (CIU), recently completed a trip to Dubai where he promoted the range of products available to those wishing to invest in St. Kitts and Nevis.The mission afforded him the opportunity to raise awareness of the recently launched Hurricane Relief Fund (HRF), as well as …

NHLDC’s designs and finishings impeccable, NHC Board Chairman Lindsay says


Mr. Valentine Lindsay, Chairman of the National Housing Corporation (NHC) Board in St. Kitts, commended Hon. Alexis Jeffers, Minister of Housing and Lands in the Nevis Island Administration (NIA) and the Nevis Housing and Land Development Corporation (NHLDC), for what he described as impeccable work being done at the Cedar View Development Project at Maddens.The …

Dr. Douglas says Park Hyatt St. Kitts is Labour government’s commitment, congratulates local employees


An appeal from Leader of the Opposition, the Rt. Hon. Dr. Denzil L. Douglas to the local workforce employed at the new Park Hyatt St. Kitts.“This is a moment when you will be able to showcase as proud ambassadors what St. Kitts and Nevis has to offer,” said Dr, Douglas during Tuesday’s “Ask the Leader” …

St Kitts: Delta airlines add new seasonal flights to St Kitts from New York JFK and Atlanta


Delta customers will have more ways to get to and from the eastern Caribbean islands of St. Kitts and Nevis this winter with new weekly service from Delta’s hub at New York-John F. Kennedy International Airport as well as increased seasonal frequencies from Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport.“As New York’s No. 1 airline. The additional options …

Saharan dust causes visibility problems in SKN


MANY people in the Federation were left in awe yesterday (Oct. 19) as they were unable to see Nevis from St. Kitts and visa versa, as well as several areas on the islands due to the presence of haze.  In their report and outlook for the Eastern Caribbean today, forecasters indicated that a dry, stable …

Police High Command urges public to stop spreading fake news


ONCE again fake news has surfaced in the Federation and the High Command of the Royal St. Christopher and Nevis Police Force (RSCNPF) is urging members of the public to verify the authenticity of such information before passing same along to others. This call from the High Command comes in the wake of information being …

Sir Tapley awarded inaugural UWIAA Open Campus Pelican Award


His Excellency The Governor-General Sir S. W. Tapley Seaton, GCMG, CVO, QC, JP returned to the Federation after a weekend in Grenada where he attended several activities of the University of the West Indies Open Campus.The first Ceremony was The Principal’s Cocktail Reception in honour of the 2017 Honorary Graduand Edwidge Danticat a renowned novelist …