Yearly Archives

2019

CCCU Headquarters Opening

ZIZ News -- The headquarters of the Caribbean Confederation of Credit Unions was officially opened on Saturday at a ceremony attended by government officials, representatives of financial institutions and other stakeholders. The CCCU…

Health talks in Schools for Diabetes Week of Activities

ZIZ News -- Activities in observance of World Diabetes Day 2019 officially began on Monday with health talks at high schools across the island. The health talks, according to Public Relations Officer of the St. Kitts Diabetes…

Remembrance Day 2019

ZIZ News - On Sunday, St. Kitts and Nevis paid tribute to nationals who fought and died in World Wars One and Two. The National Day of Remembrance was observed with a wreath laying ceremony at the War Memorial or Cenotaph on the Bay…

Colombian Banana and Plantain Ban

ZIZ News -- The Department of Agriculture has banned the importation of bananas, plantains, and heliconias and other plant products from Colombia. This according to a statement issued on Saturday night follows an outbreak of Fusarium…

Security forces seize 300 pounds of cocaine

Basseterre, St. Kitts, November 06, 2019 (RSCNPF): Members of the security forces seized 136 kilos (close to 300 pounds) of cocaine following a search carried out on a yacht that ran aground on Sunday (November 03). The street value of…

Donation of Laptops from Taiwan to Ministry of Education

The Ministry of Education has received 30 laptops from the Embassy of the Republic of China Taiwan on behalf of Taiwanese Tech Company ASUS. A handing over ceremony was held on Monday at the IT Centre. Referring to the donation as…