St Kitts and Nevis delegation meets South Korean PM Duck-soo

St Kitts and Nevis delegation meets South Korean PM Duck-soo

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Basseterre, St Kitts and Nevis: The delegation of St Kitts and Nevis, which is led by the Prime Minister of the Federation – Dr Terrance Drew, had an interactive session with the Prime Minister of the Republic of South Korea – Duck-soo. The bilateral talks were headed by Glenroy Blanchette, the Permanent Secretary of St Kitts and Nevis.

Currently, Prime Minister and the delegation is in Port of Spain, Trinidad and Tobago, to attend the 45th Regular Meeting of the Conference of Heads of Government of CARICOM.

During this, the Permanent Secretary expressed his deepest condolence and sympathy towards the Prime Minister, who lost his father, Mic Stokes, on July 3, 2023. Blanchette expressed that he wished for support and power towards the Prime Minister and his family, who has been going through such a difficult time.

During this meeting, Permanent Secretary Blanchette lauded the diplomatic relations between South Korea and St Kitts and Nevis and anticipated that continuous work and dealings would increase the opportunities to develop and advance the sectors (public and private) of both countries.

In addition to this, he used the platform to praise South Korea for shining as a perfect example of success. Further, he also extended thanks on behalf of the Prime Minister, Government and people of the Federation of St Kitts and Nevis towards the authorities of South Korea for providing endless support to St Kitts and Nevis.

He mentioned that it is worth noting that Korea has assisted the twin-island Federation of St Kitts and Nevis in developing prominent sectors like health and education. Blanchette also highlighted that the government of St Kitts and Nevis, under the leadership of PM Terrance Drew, has the vision to make the nation the first Sustainable Island State.

Prime Minister Dr Terrance Drew and his delegation are in Trinidad and Tobago from July 3 to July 5 to mark the completion of 50 years of CARICOM: the Caribbean Community.