Saint Kitts and Nevis Data

BASSETERRE, St. Kitts – The prime minister of St. Kitts and Nevis, the Hon. Dr. Timothy Harris, joined fellow leaders of the Commonwealth community during a forum held within the margins of the Commonwealth Heads of Government Meeting (CHOGM) in London for in-depth discussions on climate ...
From SKNIS. BASSETERRE, St. Kitts – Stakeholders from the public and private sector in the St. Kitts-Nevis engaged in discussions on matters relating to climate change and its impact on relevant sectors during a recent launch of the third National Communications to the United Nations Framework ...
At a global workshop hosted by IICA, close to 150 specialists from around the world agreed that research efforts should focus on integration of mitigation and adaptation, climate risk management and nutrition. San José – The primary challenges for scientific research in the near future in relation to global ...
CASTRIES, St Lucia– The Organization of Eastern Caribbean States (OECS) is today (May 15) observing the region's first-ever Climate Change Day.
From SKNIS. BASSETERRE, St. Kitts – Representatives from St. Kitts and Nevis were among more than 3,400 government officials and observers, ...
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BRIDGETOWN, Barbados – The Caribbean Tourism Organization (CTO), the region's tourism development agency, has entered into an agreement with blockchain technology company, Bitt Inc., aimed at facilitating the implementation of more efficient payment processes for tourism-related products and ...
Left to right, Ken Pemberton, port manager in the Nevis Air and Sea Ports Authority; Tessa Manners, representative from the Ministry of Tourism in the Nevis Island Administration; Devon Liburd, director of sales and marketing at the Nevis Tourism Authority; the captain of the MV Silver Muse Marco ...
Gillian Young has joined the St Kitts Tourism Authority as sales representative for the UK. She will work with travel agents to raise awareness of the Caribbean island among the trade and be responsible for training and destination knowledge. Young will manage St Kitts' online training platform ...
Dr. Timothy Harris addresses economic citizens and friends of St. Kitts and Nevis at a special cocktail reception at the St. Regis Dubai Hotel. ... including the exploration of mutually beneficial partnerships between the two countries in areas of education, heritage, technology, double taxation, tourism and ...
... and Nevis' first prime minister and only living National Hero, celebrates his 82nd birthday today, Thursday, April 12. Today, Prime Minister the Hon. Dr. Timothy Harris, who is leading a delegation on a Citizenship by Investment Promotion Tour in Hong Kong, congratulated Sir Kennedy on his birthday.
BASSETERRE, St. Kitts – Exercise Tradewinds 2018 will see more than 500 participants visiting the shores of St. Kitts and Nevis, which is good for the tourism sector and by and large, the economy, says Captain Kayode Sutton of the St. Kitts and Nevis Defense Force (SKNDF), who is the chair of the ...
Permanent Secretary of Tourism Carl Williams (now deceased) at the time assured The Observer that work would begin at the park before the end of 2016. During the 2018 Nevis Island Administration Budgets address, $1.6 million had been allotted for the park. The amount the NIA hopes to receive as a ...
An increase in rent on the Frigate Bay Strip has sparked a controversy with some bar owners in that area complaining that the new rates from the Frigate Bay Development Corporation were too high. The Strip, over the years, has become a popular spot for locals and visitors alike for day and night time ...
In November 2017, the Cabinet discussed and approved the submission for the staging of the first-ever St. Kitts and Nevis Diaspora Conference, in a move to ... the development of small and medium enterprises, energy, engineering, information and communication technologies (ICTs) and tourism.
BASSETERRE, St. Kitts – At a successful town hall-style meeting held Sunday in Slough, England, a large, attentive audience comprised of St. Kitts-Nevis ... the development of small and medium enterprises, energy, engineering, information and communication technologies (ICTs) and tourism.
Ahead of first-ever Diaspora Conference set for June, St. Kitts-Nevis nationals living abroad express keen interest in nation-building ... areas such as agriculture, the development of small and medium enterprises, energy, engineering, information and communication technologies (ICTs) and tourism.
Exposition Nevis' address delivered by acting permanent secretary Hanley. From the NIA. CHARLESTOWN, Nevis – The following is an (unedited) address delivered by John Hanley, acting permanent secretary in the Ministry of Tourism, April 15 to mark the opening of Exposition Nevis, a month of ...
Basseterre, St. Kitts —The history, priorities, benefits, vision, mission and upcoming health research conference of the Caribbean Public Health ... by the health system in the Caribbean, the importance of leading a healthy lifestyle, tourism and health, and the upcoming conference, among other issues.
Dr. the Honourable Timothy Harris also shared some of the good news and developments taking place in St. Kitts and Nevis, such as the Federation's booming tourism industry and the rapid pace at which it is becoming a world class destination. The prime minister extended a personal invitation to Her ...
Harris also shared some of the good news and developments taking place in St. Kitts and Nevis, such as the federation's booming tourism industry and the rapid pace it is becoming a world-class destination. The prime minister extended a personal invitation to Her Royal Highness to visit the beautiful ...
BASSETERRE, St. Kitts – The theme chosen for this year's Caribbean Public Health Agency (CARPHA) Health Research Conference, “Sustainable Health ... crop cultivation to a service-driven economy that is obviously being led by tourism, the allied services and other professional services,” she said.
St. Kitts and Nevis (WINN): An autopsy performed on the tourist who died during a snorkelling excursion in the waters of St. Kitts last week determined the man did in fact drown. 66-year-old Michael Henry Dunn, a British national in St. Kitts with his family during a cruise visit last Thursday, reportedly ...
John Hanley, acting permanent secretary in the Ministry of Tourism, addresses the students at the breakfast launch of the Bank of Nevis Limited Tourism Youth Congress at the Montpelier Plantation and Beach Club on April 18. Mikkel Maloney, Kimberly Dookhan and Recardoe Rodriques are students of ...
health and improvement in the field of culture and tourism. Attracting foreign investors, the government can ensure a constant funding of important sectors, gradually increasing the standard of living of citizens. Contribution to the sustainable development Fund of 150 thousand dollars, if the application
St. Kitts and Nevis (WINN): Nine students from the three secondary schools on Nevis participating in the Bank of Nevis Limited Tourism Youth Congress are being reminded of the opportunities for personal development that come with taking part in the forum. At this week's launch of the local leg of the ...
Earth Day celebrated April 22 across the world. From SKNIS. The following is a message from the Caribbean Hotel and Tourism Association's president, Karolin Troubetzkoy: This Earth Day, April 22, the Caribbean Hotel and Tourism Association (CHTA) joins the worldwide celebrations. Earth Day's ...
The course participants are drawn from the Royal St. Christopher and Nevis Police Force, the St. Kitts and Nevis Defence Force, Her Majesty's Prison, Customs and Excise Department, the St. Kitts and Nevis Fire and Rescue Services, Ministry of Tourism, St. Christopher Air and Sea Ports Authority ...
The course participants are drawn from the Royal St. Christopher and Nevis Police Force, the St. Kitts and Nevis Defence Force, Her Majesty's Prison, the Customs and Excise Department, the St. Kitts and Nevis Fire and Rescue Services, the Ministry of Tourism, the St. Christopher Air and Sea Ports ...
“No sooner than Park Hyatt has come to us, we are now saying that Six Senses has signed on to begin its debut in St. Kitts and Nevis,” Harris said, while disclosing that the Ministry of Tourism will soon be providing further updates regarding other prestigious hotels planning to open here. Prime Minister ...
A recent report from the BVI Tourist Board have shown that the territory's tourism statistics are facing massive declines. While citing ... In the meantime, Christian said though BVI tourism numbers have plummeted, the territory is still dominating St Lucia, Antigua and St Kitts in relation to overnight visitors.
St Kitts and Nevis (WINN): Permanent Secretary in the Ministry of Tourism Carlene Henry- Morton says it is important that students fully realize and appreciate that tourism has developed into an important influence in societal, governmental and educational circles as the Federation's largest industrial ...
(SKNIS): This year's National Bank Tourism Youth Congress was especially significant as not only did all the public schools in St. Kitts participate, but the usually female dominated congress saw two male entries for the first time in several years. “Last year, we only had three schools participating.
From SKNIS. BASSETERRE, St. Kitts – This year's National Bank Tourism Youth Congress was especially significant as not only did all the public schools in St. Kitts participate, but the usually female-dominated congress saw two male entries for the first time in several years. “Last year, we only had ...
"These rumblings are not only in Jamaica, they are in Trinidad, they are in St Kitts and Nevis; and they are in Bahamas, they are in Barbados, they are in the BVI, and so this meeting is timed properly to listen to those rumblings and for us in our discourses the next two days to craft some responses to deal ...
It's rare that a whole travel bureau offers discounts across a country. St. Kitts' Tourism Board is doing just that. If you book through their site, you can score up to 30 percent off hotels and resorts around the island. Now's the time to check out this Caribbean paradise and pump a little tourism money into a ...
On the economic front, St. Kitts and Nevis is the only country in the Organization of Eastern Caribbean States (OECS) with a near 5 percent projected growth in 2018, driven largely in part by a robust construction sector and a booming tourism industry. Also noteworthy is that St. Kitts and Nevis' ...
St. Kitts and Nevis (WINN): Commonwealth Secretary-General Patricia Scotland visited St. Kitts on Tuesday as part of her Caribbean tour to discuss with ... Scotland met with Minister of Agriculture and Health Eugene Hamilton and Tourism Minister Lindsay Grant, as well as opposition Leader Dr. Denzil ...
During her visit to St. Kitts and Nevis, the Commonwealth secretary-general also held separate meetings with Cabinet members, including Minister of Tourism, International Trade, Industry and Commerce the Hon. Lindsay Grant and the Minister of Agriculture, Lands and Cooperatives et al. the Hon.
NEVIS, West Indies (CNN) -- Alexander Hamilton, once relegated to being "that guy on the $20 bill," is now a huge draw, thanks to the Tony ... Despite the lack of a big crowd that day, the historical society reports that their international tourism numbers have gone up since "Hamilton"'s success. Nevis' ...
The lack of shout-outs to Nevis makes sense, because it's Hamilton's time in the new country of the United States of America that forms the basis of the plot. But Nevis's residents know that Hamilton's story is incomplete without the foundations of his life, which were laid on the island where he spent his ...
He said that performance reflected a decline in real output from the tourism sector, a slowdown in construction activity, the late start to the annual sugar harvest and the slowdown in domestic demand. The Governor said the fiscal deficit fell by almost 1.5 per cent to 4.2 per cent in the fiscal year which was ...
Harris also briefed the visiting minister on the growth and strength of the country's CBI Programme, the growing tourism and hospitality sector in the federation, as well as desire for the establishment of visa-free arrangements between St. Kitts and Nevis and the United Arab Emirates. Her Excellency Al ...
Despite the lack of a big crowd that day, the historical society reports that their international tourism numbers have gone up since "Hamilton"'s success. Nevis' airport and harbor are both on the smaller side, which keeps visitor numbers low compared to other nearby islands. If Nevisians were hoping that ...
The St. Kitts and Nevis Labour Party is denying that it had anything to do with the alleged smearing of Tourism Minister the Hon. Lindsay Grant in 2010 elections by Strategic Communication Laboratories Group (SCL). The Party however admitted that the company was employed by them to help with their ...
The Observer contacted Nevis Housing and Land Development Corporation and confirmed that the lands are owned by the Corporation and had been cleared after a previous lease of the property expired. The Observer understands that lands in that area are designated for tourism use and that there ...
Kilburn, former features editor of SPACE, was most recently an account manager at sports and destination PR and marketing agency Sponge Marketing. During his role, he worked on a number of campaigns for the likes of Barbados Tourism Marketing Inc. and Nevis Tourism Authority. “I am delighted to ...
St. Kitts and Nevis hosting its first Diaspora Conference in June ... of Industry and Commerce, Ministry of Tourism, the Nevis Tourism Authority, the St.
... swimming areas on Nevis, has a number of safety features in place implemented by the Ministry of Tourism in the Nevis Island Administration (NIA).
Basseterre, the capital of St Kitts, lies in the centre of the island's south ... The St Kitts Tourism Authority has an office in the Pelican Shopping Mall ...
With its lone volcanic peak soaring to 3,232ft, Nevis is one of the most ... The office of the Nevis Tourism Authority is in Main Street (close to the pier) ...
They said locals described Harry as a "friend" of Nevis and recalled how he had enjoyed his previous visits there. Nevis Tourism Authority CEO, Greg Phillip said in January: "As it is one of the most romantic islands in the world, we are quietly confident that Nevis' guaranteed privacy will attract the royal ...
They stated locals described Harry as a “good friend” of Nevis and recalled how he had loved his earlier visits there. Nevis Tourism Authority CEO, Greg Phillip stated in January: “Because it is without doubt one of the most romantic islands on the planet, we're quietly assured that Nevis’ assured ...
... to perform personal dedications and cover versions of favourite songs of British travellers to share across the Atlantic via the official St. Kitts Tourism ...
Specifically for the Caribbean, prospects are improving, with growth in both tourism-dependent economies and commodity exporters projected to be in ...
From the unit in the Office of the Prime Minister. BASSETERRE, St. Kitts – Potential investors, investors, visitors and readers from all over the world are ...
Greg Phillip, the CEO of Nevis Tourism Authority, said earlier this year, “As it is one of the most romantic islands in the world, we are quietly confident ...
St. Kitts and Nevis (WINN): Former Minister of National Security and Tourism Dwyer Astaphan says the fallout Peter Virdee matter in the UK could ...
... State in the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Foreign Trade of Jamaica to his first meeting of this Council; and Minister of Trade, Industry and Tourism
From the press unit in the Office of the Prime Minister. BASSETERRE, St. Kitts – Prime Minister of St. Kitts and Nevis the Honourable Dr. Timothy Harris ...
Former Minister of National Security and Tourism Dwyer Astaphan says attention surrounding a bribery case in the UK could cause St Kitts and Nevis ...
Nevis Premier Brantley addresses service providers ... Premier of Nevis and Minister of Finance in the Nevis Island Administration delivers an ... the Financing of Tourism (CFT) Awareness Seminar and Training Workshop on May 14 ...
BASSETERRE, St. Kitts – Prime Minister of St. Kitts and Nevis, Dr. the ... to expand its reach even further in a globally competitive tourism sector.
BASSETERRE, St. Kitts – The Honourable Dr. Timothy Harris-led Team ... The prime minister said that tourism continues to play a significant role in the ...
BASSETERRE, St. Kitts – The good governance and prosperity agenda of the ... May 20, at the Edgar T. Morris Primary School in Tabernacle, St. Kitts. ... a great boon for the tourism industry that has geared up to welcome a record ...
BASSETERRE, St. Kitts – The good governance and prosperity agenda of the ... May 20, at the Edgar T. Morris Primary School in Tabernacle, St. Kitts. ... is expected to be a great boon for the tourism industry that has geared up to ...
Montpelier Plantation and Beach, Nevis ... we are quietly confident that Nevis's guaranteed privacy will attract the royal newlyweds,” Nevis Tourism ...
BASSETERRE, St. Kitts – Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of St. Kitts and ... on matters of tourism; for example the joint work of Caribbean governments ...
... with more seasonal and year-round flights to the Caribbean starting this winter, unfortunately the Federation of St. Kitts and Nevis isn't one of them.
The Washington-based financial institution said that foreign direct investment (FDI) is estimated at 8.5 per cent of GDP, driven by tourism and proceeds ...
From SKNIS. BASSETERRE, St. Kitts – The St. Christopher and Nevis Social Security Board will continue to partner with the government of St. Kitts ...
From the NIA. CHARLETOWN, Nevis – A popular tourist attraction on the island, the Artisan Village, was officially opened at Pinney's Estate next to the ...
BRIDGETOWN, Barbados (23 May, 2018) – Students from St. Kitts & Nevis pursuing studies at the Cave Hill campus of the University of the West ...
It would serve a three-part need by creating food, preserving marine life and providing a tourism attraction, they noted. Kevin Andall, acting permanent ...
“The UK Government is well aware that the BVI's tourism industry was largely wiped out by last year's hurricanes and that financial services is the only ...
ST KITTS AND NEVIS: Together these two tiny Caribbean islands form one of ... countries — but one that's making a big impact in sustainable tourism.
On Thursday May 17 the Minister of Tourism for St. Kitts, the Hon. Lindsay F.P. Grant, met with nearly 30 team members from the Six Senses resort to ...
“I would like to thank the Development Bank of St. Kitts and Nevis, not ... At the glamorous Nevis Island's Ministry of Tourism's Tourism Award Gala and ...
CHARLESTOWN, Nevis – Premier of Nevis and Minister of Tourism in the Nevis Island Administration (NIA) the Honourable Mark Brantley had the ...
At a recent Caribbean cocktail masterclass hosted by the St Kitts Tourism Authority, Ian Burrell, Global Rum Ambassador gave an insightful talk ...
Premier Welcomes St. Kitts & Nevis Officials ... and Nevis with his wife, the Permanent Secretary of the Ministry of Tourism, Mrs. Carlene Henry-Morton.
In a region of small-island economies heavily dependent on the agriculture, as well as tourism and financial services sectors, Smith said air ...
Nepal and Saint Kitts and Nevis have established formal diplomatic ... such as climate change and natural disasters as well as tourism cooperation.
Ellie worked several jobs in tourism but branched out on his own last year and bought ... St. Kitts itself seems as if it's teetering on the edge success.
Trek has announced a partnership with The Nevis Range Mountain Experience, the home of the Fort William Mountain Bike World Cup, that will ...
The Fort William-based Nevis Range Mountain Experience will work with ... encourage the rapidly expanding China mountain biking tourism market.
Both Trek and the Nevis Range hope the partnership will boost Fort William as a ... As part of this partnership Nevis Range and Trek will work together, ... encourage the rapidly expanding China Mountain Biking tourism market.
As part of this partnership Nevis Range and Trek will work together, ... Nevis Range is a visitor attraction located north of Fort William and south of ...
From the NIA. CHARLESTOWN, Nevis – For the first quarter of 2018, the tourism industry on Nevis performed better than the corresponding period in ...
St. Kitts and Nevis (WINN): Tourism officials on Nevis are celebrating a strong first quarter performance for 2018 with the industry tax revenue topping ...
Nevis Range Mountain Experience is targeting the lucrative Chinese tourist market as it aims to lure more overseas mountain biking enthusiasts to ...
Minister of Tourism, Hon Edmund Bartlett (R) is flanked by Hon Karine ... of St. Kitts and Nevis (L) during the Caribbean Tourism Organization's (CTO) ...
St. Kitts and Nevis and Kyrgyz Republic establish diplomatic relations ... people with rich endowments in agriculture, hydropower, tourism and gold.
BASSETERRE, St. Kitts – Restoration work has begun on the Cotton ... “We thought we should have the opportunity to give visitors to St. Kitts and ...
“This is an unprecedented air service expansion by Air Canada that marks yet another historic first for St Kitts,” said St Kitts Tourism Minister Lindsey ...
“This is an unprecedented air service expansion by Air Canada that marks yet another historic first for St. Kitts,” said Minister of Tourism Lindsay Grant.
That's because, effective October 1, an Airline Travel and Tourism Development tax of US$70 will have to be paid by passengers flying outside of the ...
"Air Canada's decision to expand service into St. Kitts is a testament to the strength of our growing tourism sector," said Racquel Brown, CEO of the St.
... Bank partners with Renu Medi Spa to promote medical tourism ... rates, that was being administered by the Development Bank of St. Kitts and Nevis.