April 7, 2020

(Tenure of Office of Prime Minister) (amendment) Bill gets second reading as the Nation tunes into today’s historic St. Kitts-Nevis National Assembly sitting

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November 28th, 2019 Prime Minister Dr. the Honourable Timothy Harris tabled for its second readingthe Constitution of Saint Christopher and Nevis (Tenure of Office of Prime Minister) (Amendment) Bill, 2019 shortly after midday on Thursday, November 28th in the St. Kitts-Nevis National Assembly. The Prime Minister of St. Kitts and Nevis said, “This bill is an historic one.  […]

Integration workshop

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Regional integration workshop for social sciences teachers By Angelica. A. O’Donoghue Assistant Director-General of Communications, Office of the Prime Minister Office of the Prime Minister, Antigua and Barbuda Wednesday, November 27, 2019 — ST. JOHN’S, ANTIGUA — On Thursday 21st November the Ministry of Education hosted a Regional Integration Workshop for Social Sciences teachers across Secondary Schools in […]

OECS Chairman extends congratulations to new Premier of Montserrat

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Statement from the OECS Commission Thursday, November 21, 2019 — Chairman of the Organisation of Eastern Caribbean States (OECS) and Prime Minister of Antigua and Barbuda, Honourable Gaston Browne, conveyed congratulations to Premier Easton Taylor-Farrell on his resounding victory at the election polls on 18 November, 2019. The OECS Chairman welcomed Honourable Taylor-Farrell and offered assurances of his highest esteem. “As […]

OECS welcomes new Ambassador-Designate to the Kingdom of Morocco

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Monday, November 18, 2019 — The Organisation of Eastern Caribbean States welcomes the appointment of Mr. Ian M. Queeley, a St. Kitts and Nevis national, as OECS Ambassador-Designate to the Kingdom of Morocco. OECS Director General Dr. Didacus Jules said Ambassador-Designate Queeley’s illustrious thirty-five-year career had been built upon promoting peace, prosperity and inter-regional engagement, most recently […]

Jamaica’s Prime Minister meets  The UWI’s software engineering students in China

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Regional Headquarters, Jamaica. Saturday, 16 November 2019—How can software engineering improve Jamaican society? Seven Jamaican students from The University of the West Indies – China Institute of Information Technology (UWI-CIIT)—and Mona lecturer Dr Ezra Mugisa—had the chance to discuss this with the Prime Minister of Jamaica, the Most Honourable Andrew Holness, ON, MP, during a private […]

Immigration officers receive training on OECS free movement of citizens

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By Angelica. A. O’Donoghue, Assistant Director-General of Communications, Office of the Prime Minister Office of the Prime Minister, Antigua and Barbuda Friday, November 8, 2019 — ST. JOHN’S, ANTIGUA — In an effort to continuously train and develop staff, the Chief of Immigration in Antigua and Barbuda, Ms. Katrina Yearwood, held a sensitisation session with her officers on aspects […]

Happy 40th Anniversary of Independence to Saint Vincent and the Grenadines!

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Official Message by the Prime Minister of Saint Vincent and the Grenadines, Dr. the Hon. Ralph Gonsalves Thursday, October 31, 2019 — This year, Saint Vincent and the Grenadines celebrated the 40th Anniversary of Independence under the theme: “With Strength, Honour & Dignity, We Stand Resolute at 40 and Beyond “. Prime Minister of Saint Vincent and […]

PM Harris’ feature address at today’s National Consultation on the economy

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Text as prepared for delivery: Feature Address for National Consultation on the Economy By Dr. the Hon. Timothy HarrisPrime Minister and Minister of Finance8 October 2019St. Kitts Marriott Resort As Prepared for Delivery Salutations On behalf of my Government, I extend a warm welcome to everyone to this year’s National Consultation on the Economy. Working with […]

The Caribbean speaks out on the climate crisis

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From Global Voices “[The planet’s] protection and regeneration should be a global priority” With stories about the travesty of Hurricane Dorian in the Bahamas, theAmazon forest fires, and the hope of young climate crisis activists like Greta Thunberg and children from Small Island Developing States trying to force action from world leaders, it is no surprise that Caribbean youth are also […]

The Prime Minister of St. Kitts and Nevis’ Address at the United Nations General Assembly

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Statement by Dr. the Hon. Timothy Harris, Prime Minister of St. Kitts and Nevis to the General Assembly Debate of the 74th Session of the United Nations General Assembly Friday, September 27, 2019 Mr. President, Excellencies, Distinguished delegates, it is a privilege to address the 74th session of the United Nations General Assembly. Every year at this […]