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NATIONAL HOUSING CORPORATION CELEBRATES 20 YEARS OF NATIONAL SERVICE

Basseterre, St. Kitts, September 26, 2016 (SKNIS):  Minister of Human Settlement, the Honourable Eugene Hamilton, congratulated the staff of the National Housing Corporation (NHC) for its dedicated service to the institution, during his speech at the New Testament Church of God, Basseterre, to commence NHC’s week of activities, as it celebrates 20 years of national …

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FAO FACILITATES SHIPPING ABROAD OF OBSOLETE PESTICIDES FOR INCINERATION

Basseterre, St. Kitts, September 27, 2016 (SKNIS): Obsolete pesticides have recently been shipped off island for incineration thanks to the assistance of the FAO (Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations). Minister of Health, Honourable Eugene Hamilton, said that in 2015, a national inventory of obsolete pesticides, mainly from former sugar and cotton industries, …

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GOVERNMENT TO FACILITATE PRIVATE SECTOR ROLE IN HOUSING AS NHC CELEBRATES 20 YEARS

Basseterre, St. Kitts, September 26, 2016 (SKNIS): The private sector of St. Kitts and Nevis is being encouraged to do its part in the housing sector, which is expected to contribute toward growth in the economy of the Federation. This was said by Minister of Human Settlement, Honourable Eugene Hamilton, who presented an address at the Word …

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MINISTER OF EDUCATION COMMENDS PRISON AND NEW HORIZONS STUDENTS’ EXAM PERFORMANCE

Basseterre, St. Kitts, September 26, 2016 (SKNIS): The performance of the inmates at Her Majesty’s Prison and the residents of the New Horizons Juvenile Rehabilitation Centre who sat the May-June 2016 Regional Examinations set by the Caribbean Examinations Council (CXC) was commended by Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Education, Honourable Shawn Richards, during his May to …

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GOVERNMENT CHARGES PESTICIDES BOARD TO PAY KEEN ATTENTION TO MANAGING THE RISKS OF VECTOR BORNE DISEASES

Basseterre, St. Kitts, September 27, 2016 (SKNIS): The Government is currently urging the Pesticides Board to pay keen attention to managing the risks of vector borne diseases so as to protect citizens, as well as the environment.   Minister of Health, Honourable Eugene Hamilton, said that “there is no doubt that the use of chemicals …

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THE MINISTRY OF AGRICULTURE COMMEMORATES PESTICIDES WEEK UNDER THE THEME “MANAGE PESTICIDES RESPONSIBLY – ADAPT TO CLIMATE CHANGE”

Basseterre, St. Kitts, September 26, 2016 (SKNIS):  The Ministry of Agriculture commemorates the launch of Pesticides Week 2016 from Sunday, September 25 to Friday, September 30, under the theme “Manage Pesticides Responsibly – adapt to climate change”. Minister of Agriculture and Environment, the Honourable Eugene Hamilton, commented on the theme, particularly the effects of climate change. …

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MINISTRY OF EDUCATION LOOKS FORWARD TO GREATER EXPECTATIONS FOR THE 2016-2017 ACADEMIC YEAR

Basseterre, St. Kitts, September 26, 2016 (SKNIS):  Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Education, the Honourable Shawn Richards, urged relevant stakeholders in the education sector to be prepared for the 2016-2017 academic school year as the Ministry of Education looks forward to greater expectations, which will redound to a more successful school year. Minister Richards …

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