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    On the occasion of the first Labour Day celebrations in St. Kitts and Nevis with a Government of National Unity in place, Prime Minister Dr. the Hon.Timothy Harris has reaffirmed his administration’s commitment to improving the lives of workers and their families.

PM Harris Commits To Making Life Better For Workers

  COMMENTARY G.A.Dwyer Astaphan, Thursday, March 26, 2015   The Prime Minister announced last night that effective April 7, 2015, VAT will no longer be payable on food, medicine and funerals.   Now he and his colleagues must ensure that the savings actually reach consumers. This means that they must […]

Let’s Just Do It, Man!

  Basseterre, St. Kitts, March 26, 2015 (SKNIS):   In a national address last night, Prime Minister Dr. the Hon. Timothy Harris announced that effective April 7, 2015, Value Added Tax (VAT) on food, medicine and funeral expenses will end. 


Press Release The Executive Board of the International Monetary Fund (IMF) has approved a three-year Stand-By Arrangement (SBA) for an amount equivalent to SDR 52.51 million (about US$84.5 million) with St. Kitts and Nevis. The arrangement will support the authorities’ economic program, coupled with a comprehensive debt restructuring, to restore […]

IMF Executive Board Approves Three-Year US$84.5 Million Stand-By Arrangement with ...