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House Speaker Gives Insight into the Upcoming Prorogation of the St Kitts-Nevis Parliament

Published 17 January 2020

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HOUSE SPEAKER GIVES INSIGHT INTO THE UPCOMING PROROGATION OF THE ST. KITTS-NEVIS PARLIAMENT


Basseterre, St. Kitts, January 17, 2020 (SKNIS): Federal Elections in St. Kitts and Nevis are constitutionally due in 2020. While the selection of the exact date of the election lies with the Prime Minister, the Constitution of St. Christopher and Nevis provides guidelines about the timeframe when an election must be held.

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WORK CONTINUES ON SOUTH FRIGATE BAY BEACH ENHANCEMENT PROJECT, SAYS MINISTER OF TOURISM

Published 17 January 2020

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WORK CONTINUES ON SOUTH FRIGATE BAY BEACH ENHANCEMENT PROJECT, SAYS MINISTER OF TOURISM

Basseterre, St. Kitts, January 16, 2020 (SKNIS): The joint effort between the Government of National Unity and the CARICOM Development Fund (CDF) has seen the steady refurbishment of the popular area at South Frigate Bay known as “De Strip”.

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MORE HOMES BEING DELIVERED TO THE PEOPLE OF ST. KITTS AND NEVIS UNDER A TEAM UNITY ADMINISTRATION

Published 17 January 2020

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MORE HOMES BEING DELIVERED TO THE PEOPLE OF ST. KITTS AND NEVIS UNDER A TEAM UNITY ADMINISTRATION

BASSETERRE, St. Kitts, January 16, 2020 (Press Unit in the Office of the Prime Minister) – Tomorrow (Friday, January 17, 2020), fifteen more residents of St. Kitts and Nevis will join the long list of individuals who have been empowered through homeownership in the last 5 years, when they are presented with keys to their brand new homes under the umbrella of the National Housing Corporation’s (NHC) Unity Housing Solution Programme.

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DARMASISWA SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAM RE: SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAM ACADEMIC YEAR 2020/2021

Published 17 January 2020

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DARMASISWA SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAMACADEMIC YEAR 2020/2021


DARMASISWA RI is a scholarship program offered to all foreign students from countries which have diplomatic relationship with Indonesia to study Indonesian language (Bahasa Indonesia), art and culture in 72 universities in 2020. This program was established in 1974 as part of ASEAN (Association of South East Asian Nations) initiative, admitting only students from ASEAN. However, in 1976 this program was extended further to include other countries.  Until to date, the number of countries participating in this program is more than 185 countries organized by the Ministry of Education and Culture (MoEC), Republic of Indonesia.
The main purpose of the DARMASISWA program is to promote and increase the interest in the language and culture of Indonesia among the youth of other countries. It has also been designed to provide stronger cultural links and understanding among participating countries. ​
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1000 PERSONS IN ST. KITTS AND NEVIS TO SECURE NEW JOBS IN THE HOTEL INDUSTRY

Published 17 January 2020

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1000 PERSONS IN ST. KITTS AND NEVIS TO SECURE NEW JOBS IN THE HOTEL INDUSTRY


Basseterre, St. Kitts, January 16, 2020 (SKNIS): With the opening of several new hotels, over 1000 persons will secure new jobs in the hotel industry during the course of 2020, says Prime Minister Dr. the Honourable Timothy Harris during his monthly press conference on January 15 at Government Headquarters.

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