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NCDs Are the Leading Cause of Death in the…

Basseterre, St. Kitts, September 13, 2017 (SKNIS): Data from the Health Information Unit in St. Kitts and Nevis show that Non-Communicable Diseases (NCDs) is the leading cause of death in the…

Can The Caribbean Rebuild After #Irma?

After days of concern, I received a short What’s App message from a friend in Tortola. He said simply that the island had been flattened, that he and his wife had lost everything, but they were…

Hundreds Give Thanks To God That St. Kitts And…

Basseterre, St. Kitts, September 13, 2017 (SKNIS):Nationals and residents from all walks of life gave thanks to God at a special church service on Tuesday, September 12, for what many described as…

Wear Sneakers to Work on Friday and Get Active,…

Basseterre, St. Kitts, September 13, 2017 (SKNIS): ‘Wear your sneakers to work this Friday, September 15, and do more walking’ is the message from health officials in St. Kitts and Nevis, as they…

CMO Warns Citizens about the Correlation between…

Basseterre, St. Kitts, September 13, 2017 (SKNIS): Chief Medical Officer (CMO), Dr. Hazel Laws, along with Non-communicable Diseases (NCDs) Programme Coordinator in the Ministry of Health, Dr. Marissa…

Department Of Gender Affairs Empowers Women at HMP…

Basseterre, St. Kitts, September 13, 2017 (SKNIS): Under the theme “Engaging, Empowering and Advancing Women,” the Department of Gender Affairs in St. Kitts hosted a two day Entrepreneurship Workshop…

Architect explains best roofing to withstand…

As the Government of Antigua and Barbuda look forward to re building Barbuda, the focus is on rebuilding structures that can withstand the strongest hurricane. Ninety percent of the buildings in…

Hurricane Irma Update: Caribbean Luxury Resort…

(UPDATED 9/13/17) Following the devastating Category 5 Hurricane Irma, many travelers are concerned about their future holiday plans and what the effect has had at their favorite resorts. I have been…

NIA heartened by news of progress on geothermal…

NIA CHARLESTOWN NEVIS (September 13, 2017) -- Deputy Premier of Nevis Hon Mark Brantley, welcomed news that the first phase of the geothermal development project at Hamilton Estate will commence on…

New generator brings more reliable power but…

NIA CHARLESTOWN NEVIS (September 13, 2017) --  Acting General Manager of the Nevis Electricity Company Limited (NEVLEC) Mr. Jervan Swanston, says while the commissioning of a new 3.85 Wӓrtsilӓ…

St. Kitts & Nevis Deepens Networks across…

Ottawa, ON – The High Commission for St. Kitts and Nevis in Canada is continuing its efforts to expand networks across key Canadian provinces.   High Commissioner Shirley Skerritt-Andrew is this week…