May 9, 2021

Communiqué of the Emergency Meeting of the OECS Authority [regarding volcano in Saint Vincent]

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Ruby Robinson Commission Services Officer, Organisation of Eastern Caribbean States Monday, April 12, 2021 — Approximately, three months following its first Emergency Meeting on the situation with the La Soufrière volcano in Saint Vincent and the Grenadines, the OECS Authority, Chaired by the Hon. Roosevelt Skerrit, Prime Minister for the Commonwealth of Dominica, met in […]

Saint Lucia Air and Sea Ports Authority (SLASPA) activates its Port Response Plan to receive evacuees

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Office of the Prime MinisterGovernment of Saint Lucia Media Release Courtesy SLASPA Friday, April 9, 2021 — Following the update from the Office of the Prime Minister, on the situation of the Saint Vincent and the Grenadines La Soufrière Volcano, the Saint Lucia Air and Sea Ports Authority (SLASPA), through its Disaster Preparedness Committee, has activated […]

REBROADCAST TIMES: Swearing-in ceremony for Dr. the Honourable Timothy Harris’ second term as Prime Minister of St. Kitts and Nevis

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Yesterday’s swearing-in ceremony for Dr. the Honourable Timothy Harris’ second term as Prime Minister of St. Kitts and Nevis will rebroadcast today, Monday, June 8th on ZIZ TV (Channel 5 or https://zizonline.com/tv/channel-5/) at the following times: 12:15pm, 4:00pm and 8:00pm.  Prime Minister Harris’ inauguration speech of Sunday, June 7th, 2020 will rebroadcast on ZIZ Radio (95.9, 96.1, […]

(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 […]