ZIZ News — Prime Minister the Right Hon Dr Denzil Douglas has identified that investments into St.Kitts and Nevis have provided employment at various levels.
He made the comment during his visit to Imperial Bay Beach and Golf Residences on Thursday.
Prime Minister Douglas specifically highlighted that despite economic challenges the government has ensured that there is employment on all levels.
He further noted that tourism itself provides a valuable means of showcasing the two islands as future prospective sites for investment.
The Prime Minister further elaborated that other key qualities of the federation as a site for investment are its hardworking and hospitable people and a stable government that provides the necessary incentive packages.
Prime Minister Douglas highlighted the success of the government employment initiative, the People’s Employment Programme.
The developer of Imperial Bay Beach and Golf Residences, Faron Lawrence, also informed the Prime Minister that there was the possibility of paying the full wages of several pep employees after a period of apprenticeship and training because such persons seemed ready to hold their own in their particular skill.