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PRESS RELEASE   The Special Mission of the Organization of American States (OAS) to Haiti, headed by the Chair of the Permanent Council, Ambassador of Antigua and Barbuda, Sir Ronald Sanders, arrived in Port-au-Prince on Sunday. The Mission has so far met President Michel Martelly and senior members of the […]

OAS delegation welcomes constructive discussions in Haiti


Basseterre, St. Kitts, (SKNIS): St. Kitts and Nevis’ Prime Minister, Dr. the Honourable Timothy Harris has strongly condemned the decision by the Dominican Republic to deport persons of Haitian descent, in what the media describes as a “humanitarian tragedy.” The Dominican Republic gave a deadline of June 17, 2015 for […]

Prime Minister Harris Strongly Condemns Actions Of Dominican Republic


We met with Dr. Leighton Naraine Vice Principal and Science Lecturer at the college to discuss the innovative research he’s leading at CFBC. As the name suggests, the project makes use of a combination of a hydroponic system – a growing environment where plants are grown in water, and use […]

CFBC Hybrid Hydroponics-Agroponics Pilot Project



By Magnus Brensyl Esdaille Basseterre, St Kitts; The presentation below is the reproduction of the essay submitted by Magnus Brensyl Esdaille which won him the first prize in the Jamaica 50 St. Kitts Nevis Essay Competition in the Young Adults (aged 16 to 25) Category which was held in August […]

Assess the Role of Jamaicans in the Caribbean Experience of ...


Dominican Republic President-Elect Danilo Medina A Free Trade Agreement with Haiti is a priority for Dominican Republic President Danilo Medina, he said this weekend. Medina, who won the country’s election in May, said he would boost efforts towards a free trade agreement with the Dominican Republic’s neighbours on Hispaniola upon […]

Haiti Free Trade Agreement a Priority for Dominican Republic’s Medina


PRESS RELEASE An Opening Ceremony signaled the start of a Rural Tourism Business Lab Course in the Federation of St. Kitts and Nevis on June 4, 2012, at the Chamber of Industry and Commerce Conference Room in Fortlands, Basseterre. The Course is sponsored by the Young Americas Business Trust (YABT), […]

YABT Commences Rural Tourism Business Lab Course in Federation



By Sir Ronald Sanders Having external observer missions at election time is important, but no longer enough. The Commonwealth and the Organization of American States (OAS) are now both observing general elections in two Caribbean countries – Guyana and St Lucia – and may be observing a third – Jamaica- […]

External Elections Observation Important but Not Sufficient