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Sunday, January 29, 2023

Politics

Prime Minister Dr. Drew Leads Delegation to Taiwan on State Visit

Prime Minister Dr. Drew and a delegation left the Federation on November 5 headed for the Republic of China (Taiwan) for a 4-day state visit. It will be the Prime Minister’s inaugural trip to Taiwan. St. Kitts and Nevis and Taiwan share almost 40 years, 39 to be exact, of diplomatic ties, friendship, and cooperation.

National Assembly Passes the Evangelistic Faith Church St Kitts (Incorporation) Bill

The passage of the Bill allows the Evangelistic Faith Church in Sandy Point the power to own land and otherwise have legal standing.

Domestic Violence (Amendment) Bill, 2022 Successfully Passed in National Assembly

Senator Phillip reflected on the statistics from the Royal St. Christopher and Nevis Police Force (RSCNPF) noting that domestic violence has increased steadily with a surge in 2020 following the onset of the COVID-19 Pandemic.

St Kitts and Nevis Parliament Marked by a New Sense of Cooperation and Good...

The Evangelistic Faith Church St Kitts Incorporation Bill, 2022, was passed on Friday, (November 04, 2022) with support from both sides of the aisle. Once gazetted, the Evangelistic Faith Church in Sandy Point will have the power to own land and otherwise have legal standing.

The Small Business Development (Amendment) Bill, 2022 Passed; More Businesses Will Now Benefit From...

Minister Duggins has stated previously that he aims to transform the business landscape by equipping business owners with modern technology and the resources needed to be competitive in the global marketplace.

Companies (Amendment) Bill, 2022, Passed to Bring the Legislation in Line With the Federation’s...

Mover of the Bill, Prime Minister and Minister of Finance, the Honourable Dr. Terrance Drew said the Companies (Amendment) Bill, 2022 resolves a constitutional issue created by the 2021 Amendment which allowed for the permanent dissolution of exempt companies to comply with Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD) and European Union (EU) recommendations.