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PRESS RELEASE   Young Leaders will collaborate with UN Secretary-General’s Envoy on Youth to help end poverty, combat climate change and reduce inequality     The United Nations today launched a new initiative to recognize exceptional young people who are leaders in the effort to end poverty, combat climate change […]

UN launches worldwide search for exceptional young leaders to help ...


      by G.A.Dwyer Astaphan, With the possible exception of Cuba, which enjoys worldwide respect in health care, I think we can safely say that global acclaim for Caribbean people and nations has come typically been through our athletes and artistes, and, very rarely, through political figures, intellectuals, or […]

Thinking Outside The Box – Guinea Hen Weed


Basseterre, St. Kitts, November 08, 2012 (SKNIS): Five new companies commenced operations in St. Kitts on Thursday as part of the practical exercise of the Creativity for Employment and Business Opportunity (CEBO) training taking place in Sandy Point this week. Members of the community, joined by students from Project Strong, […]

CEBO PARTICIPANTS FORM BUSINESSES – BEGIN SELLING PRODUCTS



PRESS RELEASE The Department of Youth Empowerment in St. Kitts is busy finalizing arrangements to pilot a unique regional programme designed to familiarize young people with the basics skills of starting and running a business. Senior Youth Officer Pierre Liburd told SKNIS that the Creativity for Employment and Business Opportunity […]

CEBO TRAINING STARTS UP IN SANDY POINT ON MONDAY


Entrepreneurs, business leaders, managers, and supervisors throughout the Eastern Caribbean Currency Union (ECCU) will explore and challenge what they know about building solutions to address the business challenges of the 21st century during the ECCU Business Symposium and Innovation Forum hosted by the Eastern Caribbean Central Bank (ECCB) and the […]

ECCB and FIM Partners Host Business Symposium and Innovation Forum ...


As part of the activities for Financial Information Month (FIM) 2012, the Eastern Caribbean Central Bank (ECCB) will host the Eastern Caribbean Currency Union (ECCU) Business Symposium for Fourth and Fifth Form Students on 11 October. The symposium is aimed at strengthening students’ academic and technical skills by shaping their […]

ECCB Hosts High School Symposium for Financial Information Month 2012 ...



Basseterre, St. Kitts The Department of Youth Empowerment has begun recruiting persons to participate in the first Creativity for Employment and Business Opportunity (CEBO) training programme scheduled to be held in the near future. Senior Youth Officer Pierre Liburd told SKNIS that the town of Sandy Point has been chosen […]

SANDY POINT YOUTH TARGETED FOR CEBO TRAINING


Ladies and Gentlemen, Boys and Girls: It is my distinct pleasure to invite you to become involved in Financial Information Month – an upcoming, and very important undertaking which will take place during the month of October, and which should be of great interest to us all. This wide range […]

Declaration Speech, The Right Honorable Dr. Denzil L. Douglas Prime ...


PRESS RELEASE Basseterre, St. Kitts, September 04, 2012 (SKNIS): Youth in St. Kitts and Nevis are set to benefit as the CARICOM Secretariat’s Youth Desk rolls out its latest intervention to promote empowerment and self -dependency through entrepreneurship. Entrepreneur Ervin Welsh and youth activist Ian Richards were trained to deliver […]

ST. KITTS AND NEVIS TO PILOT REGIONAL ENTREPRENEURSHIP PROGRAMME



Basseterre, St. Kitts, (SKNIS): The Development Bank of St. Kitts and Nevis has partnered with the Department of Youth Empowerment in support of a new business programme that will prepare youth to become drivers of the economy. The financial institution presented a cheque for $15,000.00 to facilitate an entrepreneurship initiative […]

DEVELOPMENT BANK SPONSORS YOUTH CAMP BUSINESS PROGRAMME


Basseterre, St. Kitts, (SKNIS): The Development Bank of St. Kitts and Nevis has partnered with the Department of Youth Empowerment in support of a new business programme that will prepare youth to become drivers of the economy. The financial institution presented a cheque for $15,000.00 to facilitate an entrepreneurship initiative […]

DEVELOPMENT BANK SPONSORS YOUTH CAMP BUSINESS PROGRAMME


By Russell Williams The title statement was a phrase I learned for the first time having moved to St. Kitts-Nevis. Without wanting to insult the person asking the question the saying makes complete sense as to the purpose of asking questions, yet after 11 years in the region I am […]

Fools ask Questions to be Made Wise – Where are ...