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By Orita Bailey Individuals of NEMA District 4 ( Old Road to New Guinea) in St. Kitts commenced a 3 day workshop at the Half Way Tree community centre, which will enable them on completion to become more fully conversant with the assessment and mitigation of risk of disasters to […]

Workshop Trains Residents in Disaster Risk Management


Governor of the ECCB Presents the Performance Report of the ECCU Economy in 2011 on the and the Outlook for 2012 Governor of the Eastern Caribbean Central Bank (ECCB), the Honourable Sir K Dwight Venner, will outline the Eastern Caribbean Currency Union (ECCU) member governments’ response to the challenges the […]

Governor of the ECCB Presents ECCU Economy in 2011 Performance ...





“LifeLines is a monthly column dedicated to addressing issues of mental, behavioural, and social health. The column appears on the 1st weekend of the month, and is written by professionals in the field of social work, mental health, and community medicine”. By Debra Matthew Understanding attachment is a necessary step […]

Child Development – The Importance of Attachment


FRIGATE BAY, St Kitts The establishment of an Internet Exchange Point (IXP) within St Kitts & Nevis must be a top priority if the country’s technology-based development agenda is to be fully realised. This point was highlighted by international Internet Strategist Mr. Bevil Wooding at the St Kitts/Nevis national symposium […]

New Push Toward Establishing Domestic Internet Exchange Point



By Sir Ronald Sanders (The writer is an International Consultant and former Caribbean Diplomat) The widely publicised bloody clashes over the last few days between law enforcement agencies and armed gangs in Jamaica are as bad for the economic and social well-being of the people of Caribbean countries as they […]

Jamaica’s Business Is The Caribbean’s Business


Orita Bailey The Eagle Boyz Club of St. Peter’s received a much need boost last week, when their application to the Advancement for Children Foundation for funding was approved. The Club, whose motto is “Striving for Excellence not Violence.” was supported by the Foundation to the tune of $40,000.00 in […]

EAGLE BOYZ CLUB RECEIVES FUNDING FOR NEW PROJECT


Port of Spain, The Association of Caribbean Media Workers (ACM) observes World Press Freedom Day 2010 confident that our message of freedom of the press as the preserve of all citizens and not of a single privileged group or sector, including the media industry, is a position on which we […]

Message of the Association of Caribbean Media Workers on the ...



Message from Irina Bokova Director-General of UNESCOon the occasion of World Press Freedom Day 3 May 2010 This World Press Freedom Day, whose theme is Freedom of Information, offers us an occasion to remember the importance of our right to know. Freedom of Information is the principle that organisations and […]

Today is World Press Freedom Day



CHARLESTOWN,NEVIS The Nevis Island Administration (NIA) continued its promise of recognition to stalwarts for their significant contributions to the development of Nevis, when the Old Treasury building which houses the Nevis Tourism Authority offices, was renamed after Nevisian businessman, pharmacist and former politician.

Nevis Government Renames Building in Honor of Nevisian Businessman