PM HARRIS, THE NEW ECCB MONETARY COUNCIL CHAIR, OUTLINES HIS AREAS OF FOCUS FOR THE COUNCIL OVER THE TWELVE MONTHS
BASSETERRE, St. Kitts, July 24, 2020 (Press Unit in the Office of the Prime Minister) – Prime Minister of St. Kitts and Nevis, Dr. the Honourable Timothy Harris, who, during a brief handing over ceremony this morning (Friday, July 24) assumed Chairmanship of the Monetary Council of the Eastern Caribbean Central Bank (ECCB), has outlined three areas, namely: monetary stability, financial stability, and growth and competitiveness as the Council’s main areas of focus for the next year.
2019 PRE-BUDGET ESTIMATES MEETINGS WRAP UP AFTER FOUR DAYS OF IN-DEPTH DISCUSSIONS
BASSETERRE, St. Kitts, October 18, 2018 (Press Unit in the Office of the Prime Minister) – The 2019 Budget Estimates Committee Meetings wrapped up today, Thursday, October 18, after four days of thorough and in-depth discussions between members of the Federal Cabinet and senior level government officials that will help shape the 2019 Budget.
The meetings commenced on Monday (October 15) at the Ministry of Finance Conference Room with presentations made from Permanent Secretaries and Heads of Departments of various Line Ministries, including the Office of the Governor General, the National Audit Office, the Ministry of International Trade and Ministry of Tourism.
GOVERNMENT OF ST. KITTS AND NEVIS TAKES DECISIVE ACTION TO MINIMIZE ECONOMIC LOSSES FROM NATURAL DISASTERS
Basseterre, St. Kitts, October 14, 2018 (SKNIS): With the frequency and ferocity of natural disasters globally and regionally due to climate change and its detrimental impacts, the Government of St. Kitts and Nevis is taking decisive action to mitigate against economic losses from disasters that can take a socio-economic toll on small island developing states with small economies of scale.