Prime Minister, Dr. the Hon. Timothy Harris, is leading a St. Kitts and Nevis delegation on a five-day official visit to Taiwan, from Apr. 15th to the 19th.
His delegation includes: the Hon. Ian Patches Liburd, Resident Ambassador of the Republic of China (Taiwan) to St. Kitts and Nevis, His Excellency Tom Lee, Permanent Secretary in the Office of the Prime Minister, Mr. Andrew Skerritt, Human Resource Manager, Ms. Coretta Harris, Ms. Lavonne Harris, daughter of the prime minister, Press Assistant in the Prime Minister’s Office, Mr. Kilony Johnson and was joined Resident Ambassador of St. Kitts and Nevis to the Republic of China (Taiwan), Her Excellency Jasmine Huggins.
The full expense of the SKN delegation’s travel to Taiwan, is being funded by the Government of the Republic of China (Taiwan).
While in Taiwan, PM Harris will be conferred with one of Taiwan’s highest non-military orders and decorations, for improving ties between Taiwan and St. Kitts and Nevis.
He will also hold discussions with Taiwan’s President, Her Excellency, Dr. Tsai Ing-wen and Minister of Foreign Affairs, the Hon. Dr. Jaushieh Joseph Wu.
Moreover, Prime Minister Harris will use the occasion to visit St. Kitts and Nevis’ Embassy in Taiwan and he will meet with nationals of St. Kitts and Nevis who are pursuing tertiary level education at various universities across Taiwan.