Nevis


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Nevis:

see Saint Kitts and NevisSaint Kitts and Nevis
or Saint Kitts–Nevis
, officially Federation of Saint Kitts and Nevis, island nation (2005 est. pop. 39,000), 120 sq mi (311 sq km), West Indies, in the Leeward Islands.
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Nevis

1. an island in the Caribbean, part of St Kitts-Nevis; the volcanic cone of Nevis Peak, which rises to 1002 m (3287 ft.), lies in the centre of the island. Capital: Charlestown. Pop.: 11 181 (2001. Area: 129 sq. km (50 sq. miles)
2. See Ben Nevis
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Kitts and Nevis, Dominica or Grenada grants tremendous benefits while, in turn, supporting the economic developments of each respective island nation.
The St Kitts & Nevis Consulate will serve naturalized and non-naturalized citizens in the Middle East for all renewals and re-issuances of passports, visa applications and other consular services.
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Saint Kitts and Nevis and the United States belong to a number of the same international organizations, including the United Nations, Organization of American States, International Monetary Fund, World Bank, and World Trade Organization.
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Other anti-money laundering measures include the Financial Services Commission Act 2000, the Nevis Offshore Banking (Amendment) 2000, the Anti-Money Laundering Regulations 2001, the Companies (Amendment) Act 2001, the Anti-Money Laundering (Amendment) Regulations 2001, the Nevis Business Corporation (Amendment) 2001, and the Nevis Offshore Banking (Amendment) 2001.
The gardens boast mango trees (a native of India brought to the Caribbean in early 1700s), breadfruit (brought from Tahiti by the British to feed the slaves), night-blooming cereus, royal palms, coconuts (the milk is called 'jellywater'), sea grape tree, tamarind and flamboyant, the national tree of Nevis and St Kitts.
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The 196-key Four Seasons Resort Nevis has long been recognized as one of the best resorts in the world by major travel publications including Conde Nast Traveler and Andrew Harper's Hideaway Report.
Regulation: The Nevis International Insurance Ordinance, 2004: Insurance Regulations 2004.
On Nevis -the smaller sister isle of St Kitts -the pace is rather more relaxed and all the better for it.
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