GEORGE TOWN, Grand Cayman (CNS) -- Following a request made by the new premier and a motion in the Legislative Assembly, which gained the support of all of the members last week, the governor has agreed to extend the voter registration period for the next election, but only by one more week and not until the end of January as had been requested by the House.
BASSETERRE, St. Kitts (SKNIS) -- The Electoral Office of St. Kitts and Nevis is advising the General Public that Notices concerning the Nomination of Candidates for the Nevis Island Assembly Elections have been published by the Returning Officers for the five (5) Electoral Districts in accordance with the provisions of Section 54(1) of the National Assembly Elections Act, Chapter 2.01.
GEORGE TOWN, Grand Cayman (CNS) -- Caymanians who are qualified to be voters but who missed the 2 January deadline to register for the May 2013 general election are expected to get another chance if the governor agrees to extend the registration period to the end of this month.
LONDON, England -- Consider this: In 2001, one in 10 voters in the United Kingdom were members of an ethnic minority; by 2050 the number will have risen to one in five.
NASSAU (BIS) -- Voting in the National Referendum on the Establishment of a National Lottery and Web Shop Gaming will “mirror” that of the General Elections, Minister of National Security, Dr. the Hon. Bernard J. Nottage said Wednesday.
ROSEDALE, NY, U.S.A. -- Mayor Michael R. Bloomberg recently announced that a special, non-partisan election will be held in the 31st Council District on February 19, 2013 to fill the vacancy created by the resignation of Council Member James Sanders, Jr., who has accepted a seat in the New York State Senate.
COCKBURN TOWN, Grand Turk -- The enduring commitment to ensuring the good governance of the Turks and Caicos Islands (TCI) will be bolstered by a two day joint seminar run by the Commonwealth Parliamentary Association (CPA) and the TCI House of Assembly next week 7-8 Jan 2014.