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ST JOHN’S, Antigua, Tuesday December 6, 2011 – Thousands of regional travellers could be left stranded due to an apparent sick-out by pilots at regional carrier LIAT. The action comes a day after the management sacked Captain Michael Blackburn, the head of the Leeward Islands Airline Pilots Association (LIALPA).

LIAT Planes Grounded as Pilots Call In Sick


Basseterre, St. Kitts, November 18, 2011 (SKNIS): Crime in the Federation of St. Kitts and Nevis has been trending down as security forces continue to implement initiatives to “take back the streets.” On this week’s edition of SKNIS Perspectives, Commissioner of Police Celvin G. Walwyn revealed that proactive measures by […]

ST. KITTS and NEVIS COMMISSIONER OF POLICE HIGHLIGHTS PROMISING OUTLOOK


The Rotary Club of Liamuiga’s 2010 Spelling Bee champion, Quiandra Pemberton, travelled with a St Kitts delegation – her mother, Gayenne Scarborough; teacher. Aurelstine Warner; and RCL Director, William White – to St Lucia last weekend to compete in the Haliborange 2010 Regional Spelling Bee Competition.

Rotary Club of Liamigua Spelling Bee Champion Placed 3rd In ...



Basseterre, St. Kitts, November 08, 2010 (SKNIS): The Regional Integration Movement has launched a strategic, youth-centered, awareness programme in an effort to sensitize this segment of the society on how the CSME will work and its benefits to them. Teachers and students of high schools in St. Kitts and Nevis […]

CSME’S YOUTH OPPORTUNITIES AND ISSUES HIGHLIGHTED AT WORKSHOP


BASSETERRE, ST. KITTS, (CUOPM) – The flags of St. Kitts and Nevis will be flown at half-mast on Wednesday 3rd November – the day of the State Funeral of the late Prime Minister of Barbados, the Hon. David Thompson.   The announcement has come from St. Kitts and Nevis’ Prime […]

St. Kitts and Nevis Parliament Pays Tribute to David Thompson ...


Local recording artists and bands will have another reason to love the St. Kitts Music Festival, this year, as they will now be able to sell their music to thousands of festival patrons. Kittitian reggae artist and President of Pull Phactor Entertainment, Masud Sadiki, recently got the “green light” from […]

ST. KITTS MUSIC MARKET™ AT ST. KITTS MUSIC FESTIVAL



Basseterre, St. Kitts, (SKNIS): Youth in St. Kitts weighed in quite emphatically on a number of issues at a National Council for Human and Social Development (COHSOD) consultation held at the conference room of the Ocean Terrace Inn, on Tuesday, November 17. Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Youth, Honourable […]

LOCAL YOUTH CALL FOR URGENT ACTION IN REGIONAL REPORT


Russell Williams A few weeks ago I read a post from the moderator of a Caribbean IT community forum, where the moderator lambasted the forum’s members for their apparent unwillingness to share information.

Telling IT Like It Is: Who’s going to Bell ...


BASSETERRE, ST. KITTS, OCTOBER 10TH 2009 (CUOPM) The Nevisian-born President of the Caribbean Association of Industry and Commerce (CAIC), Mr. Carol Evelyn has warned of dire consequences for the region’s economic future if a single stock exchange is not created within the 15-member Caribbean Community (CARICOM) grouping.

Nevis-Born CAIC President Calls For Single Regional Stock Exchange



Published  Friday 20 March 2009 CASTRIES, St Lucia: OECS Chairman, Prime Minister Tillman Thomas of Grenada feels the current global economic downturn makes now an even more opportune time for small countries like those in the OECS to strengthen ties and work closer together. Thomas delivered the feature address at […]

Opportune Time for Deeper Integration Says OECS Chairman


In a few weeks time the President of the United States, Barack Obama, will attend the Summit of the Americas in Port-of-Spain, Trinidad. Since his inauguration, expectations have been rising about a new US relationship with the Caribbean. Sadly, there is in this a large measure of wishful thinking. While […]

The US and The Caribbean


Published on Tuesday, March 17, 2009 BASSETERRE, St Kitts (CUOPM): Caribbean leaders are of the view that the recent financial problems posed by two companies in the region may have significant implications for policyholders, depositors and investors. In a statement issued at the just-concluded 12th Inter-Sessional in Belmopan, Belize, the Heads […]

CARICOM Issues Statement On Stanford And CL Financial Problems