Government links move to decriminalise marijuana to Emancipation Day
BASSETERRE, Montserrat (CMC) — The St Kitts-Nevis Government has hailed the decision to introduce legislation aimed at decriminalising small amounts of marijuana for medicinal and other purposes as a ...
Frost’s formal study of visual art began at the Rhode Island School of Design with an intensive focus ... and corporate collections and she has taught painting and drawing at Montserrat College of Art ...
Montserrat is a small Caribbean island in the Lesser Antilles chain of islands. Over half the island is designated as an exclusion zone, preventing visitors from traveling to the southern half of the ...
Montserrat Launches Construction of $19.5 Million Port Development
Andrew Dupigny, CDB’s head of infrastructure partnerships, said the port development will support Montserrat’s tourism growth by increasing access and connectivity to the island. “The current jetty at ...
Montserrat miss out on first Gold Cup qualification
(Reuters) - The tiny Caribbean island of Montserrat saw their hopes of a first CONCACAF Gold Cup qualification dashed on Sunday when Nicaragua beat Barbados 1-0 away from home to pip them to the last ...
ENERGY MINISTRY TO REVEAL MONTSERRAT’S FIRST ELECTRIC VEHICLE
Wednesday, August 14, 2019 (GIU, Davy Hill Montserrat)- The Ministry of Communications, Works, Energy and Labour (MCWEL) is set to unveil the island’s very first electric vehicle, later this week. Energy Minister, the Honourable Paul Lewis will deliver remarks at the reveal ceremony, which will take place at the (MCWEL) Headquarters in Brades on […]
29 MEMBER MONTSERRAT DELEGATION TO ATTEND CARIFESTA IN TRINIDAD AND TOBAGO
The Permanent Secretary in the Office of the Premier, Mrs Daphne Cassell, heads a delegation of 29 to the 14th edition of CARIFESTA which will be held in Trinidad and Tobago from August 16 to 25. The delegation comprises seven members of the Emerald Shamiole Masquerades along with their musicians and chaperones. Also in […]
PUBLIC OFFICERS ATTENDING CARICOM DIPLOMATS TRAINING IN INDIA
Tuesday, August 13, 2019 (GIU Davy Hill, Montserrat)- The Government of Montserrat has sent three officers to the 2nd Special Training Programme for CARICOM Diplomats, being held in India from August 12 to 23, 2019. The public officers are, Assistant Secretary in the External Affairs Division of the Office of the Premier, Michelle Cassell; […]
MONTSERRAT TO FINALISE NATIONAL INFANT & YOUNG CHILD FEEDING POLICY
Monday, August 12, 2019 (GIU Davy Hill, Montserrat)- A workshop aimed at advancing the development of a ‘National Infant and Young Child Feeding Policy’ will be held here this week. The Ministry of Health and Social Services is collaborating with the Pan American Health Organization (PAHO) and the Caribbean Public Health Agency (CARPHA), to […]
FEATURE ADDRESS: 2019 CXC Official Release of May/June Exam Results
Friday August 9, 2019 PRESENTED BY THE PREMIER, HONOURABLE DONALDSON ROMEO ON BEHALF OF THE MINISTER OF EDUCATION, HONOURABLE DELMAUDE RYAN I am indeed delighted much like Hon Minister Ryan (who is still recovering from illness), for the confidence in CXC to afford Montserrat the opportunity to host the official release of the May/June […]
Kenneth “Rabo” Silcott – appointed Director of the Montserrat Arts Council
Kenneth ‘Rabo’ Silcott LITTLE BAY, Montserrat (August 2, 2019) – The Board of Directors of the Montserrat Arts Council is pleased to announce that Kenneth Silcott has been appointed as the new Executive Director. Chairperson Dr Clarice Barnes welcomed Mr. Silcott, who will take up the new position on Tuesday, August 6, 2019. Silcott previously […]
Montserrat Sends 29 to Carifesta XIV in Trinidad & Tobago
LITTLE BAY, Montserrat (August 13, 2019) – Permanent Secretary in the Office of the Premier Mrs Daphne Cassell heads a delegation of 29 to the 14th edition of Carifesta which will be held in Trinidad and Tobago from August 16 to 25. The delegation comprises seven members of the Emerald Shamiole Masquerades along with their […]
12-year non-national residents can apply free of specific requirements for citizenship
As the rumour and speculation hit the ‘news’ lines that it is an ‘elections’ gimmick, one news outlet reports as follows: “Ahead of upcoming general elections, Premier Donaldson Romeo has announced that his government has put a moratorium until June 1, 2020 for non-nationals residing in the country for 12 years or more…” The offer […]
Media urged to be more responsible in coverage of suicide
by staff writer PORT OF SPAIN, Trinidad, Aug 13, CMC –Health authorities here are urging the media to be more responsible in their coverage of suicide cases here noting that suicide has become a “national health issue” in Trinidad and Tobago. The Ministry of Health in a statement said that the media perform an integral […]
Premier informs, while updating Capital Investment Programme for Resilient Economic Growth by Bennette Roach, Contribution – GEM Davy Hill, MONTSERRAT – On Thursday August 8, 2019 Montserrat’s Premier Romeo held a press conference during which he addressed three main topics. These are: Premier Romeo at press conference  The £30 million five-year Capital Investment Programme […]