September 16, 2019

Statement by Prime Minister of St. Kitts and Nevis, Dr. The Hon. Timothy Harris Thursday, December 06, 2018

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My Fellow Citizens and residents, I am pleased to address you today on some important matters of state, which I am sure will affect you positively. And as we draw closer to the yuletide season celebrations during which we experience so much joy and excitement, I bring you only good news. As we approach Budget […]

St. Kitts and Nevis: Statement by the Hon. Prime Minister, Dr. Timothy Harris at his monthly Press Conference on Wednesday, November 14, 2018 at 2:00 pm

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My fellow citizens and residents, it is a pleasure to communicate with you again via this Press Conference. Today, I am happy to report on some wonderful developments taking place in our Federation of St. Kitts and Nevis. ECCB Report The Eastern Caribbean Central Bank (ECCB) has issued its report (June 2018 Economic and Financial […]

Communiqué of the 66th Meeting of the OECS Authority

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Wednesday, October 24, 2018 — The Sixty-Sixth Meeting of the OECS Authority was held at the Beachcombers Hotel, St. Vincent and the Grenadines, on October 23rd 2018, under the Chairmanship of Dr. the Honourable Ralph Gonsalves, Prime Minister of St. Vincent and the Grenadines. Heads of Government and Representatives of Government in attendance included: Honourable […]

Communique of 91st Meeting of the Monetary Council of the Eastern Caribbean Central Bank

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  Press Release:-  The Ninety-First Meeting of the Monetary Council of the Eastern Caribbean Central Bank (ECCB) was held under the Chairmanship of Dr The Right Honourable Keith Mitchell on 27 July 2018, at the Radisson Grenada Beach Resort, Grand Anse, St George’s, Grenada. 1.0         Monetary Stability Council received the Governor’s Report on Monetary and Credit Conditions […]

Communiqué of the 65th Meeting of the OECS Authority

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Friday, June 22, 2018 — The Sixty-Fifth Meeting of the OECS Authority was held at the Harbor Club, Saint Lucia, during the period June 18-19 2018, under the Chairmanship of Dr. the Hon. Ralph Gonsalves, Prime Minister of Saint Vincent and the Grenadines. The Meeting was preceded by an Opening Ceremony where remarks were made […]

Jamaica: PM wants to make Jamaica centre of the Caribbean

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By Denise Dennis From JIS Story Highlights Prime Minister, the Most Hon. Andrew Holness, says the Government is committed to making Jamaica the ‘centre of the Caribbean’. “We want to be the centre of the Caribbean for innovation and technology. We want to be the centre of the Caribbean for trade and commerce and logistics, […]

Jamaica: Economic growth, curbing crime remain priorities – PM

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By Douglas Mcintosh From JIS Story Highlights Prime Minister, the Most Hon. Andrew Holness, says achieving economic growth and curbing crime remain national priorities. Mr. Holness, who was making his 2018/19 Budget Debate presentation in the House of Representatives on Tuesday (March 20) under the theme ‘Prosperity in Action’, noted that Jamaicans are ambitious people […]

Jamaica: PM says government will leverage technology to boost public sector efficiency

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By Douglas Mcintosh From JIS Story Highlights Prime Minister, the Most Hon. Andrew Holness, has reiterated the Government’s seriousness about leveraging technology to boost public-sector efficiency. “That is the premium that we are trying to create (because) we don’t have huge surpluses that we can use to generate economic growth through Government expenditure… (and) technology […]

UK: Boss of car scheme for the disabled is on £1.7million… and YOU pay…..

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By SAM GREENHILL FROM THE DAILY MAIL UK …..MPs question Motability’s lavish salaries and its £2.4billion cash stockpile Cash ‘surplus’ has been run up by Motability Operations, a charitable scheme Chief executive Mike Betts pocketed 11 times more than Prime Minister in 2017 Firm offers vehicles to wheelchair users in return for their state disability […]

VIEWPOINT: Cock-a- Snook

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By Jolly Green This morning, the last day of 2017, I read for the first time the column written by Dr Kenneth John in the Vincentian News Paper, FRIDAY, APRIL 28, 2017. From which I have posted some excerpts below. “The heaviest blow for the ULP so far, was recorded in the cold-blooded murder of Glen […]