Diplomacy has to be focused, nimble and creative: PM Terrance Drew 

Prime Minister Dr Terrance Drew says diplomacy has to be focused, nimble, creative and responsive during his meeting with High Commissioner of the United Kingdom to St Kitts and Nevis Kevin Isaac. 

Diplomacy has to be focused, nimble and creative: PM Terrance Drew 
Diplomacy has to be focused, nimble and creative: PM Terrance Drew 

St Kitts and Nevis: Prime Minister Dr Terrance Drew says diplomacy has to be focused, nimble, creative and responsive during his meeting with High Commissioner of the United Kingdom to St Kitts and Nevis Kevin Isaac. 

Denzil Douglas- Minister of Foreign Affairs of St Kitts and Nevis, also joined the meeting. PM Terrance Drew congratulated Kevin Isaac for his work in actioning the decision of the government concerning the recent formalization of diplomatic relations between St Kitts and Nevis and the Republic of Ireland. 

Highlighting the significance of diplomacy, PM Terrance Drew said, “Our diplomats in the field must be fully seized of our national imperatives and still able to think on their feet. My government is prioritizing practical international partnerships.” 

He lauded Kevin Isaac for building good relations of St Kitts and Nevis with Ireland. PM Drew said that the relationship between the two countries is marked by the strategy of the government to deepen its international partnerships. 

Denzil Douglas also welcomed Ireland’s new Latin America and Caribbean (LAC) Strategy 2025. While showing his expectations, Foreign Minister said that the strategy will create significant opportunities for small island nations like St Kitts and Nevis. Several developing areas, such as higher education, renewable energy, climate mitigation, adaptation and resilience, will be enhanced in St Kitts and Nevis. 

Dr Douglas also joined PM Drew in extending congratulations to HC Isaac, who was recently granted an audience of His Majesty King Maha Vajiralongkorn, where he presented Credentials as Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of St Kitts and Nevis to the Kingdom of Thailand. 

He said that diversification of diplomatic and international relationships and building pragmatic partnerships that help advance their national goals should be prioritized. Thailand has excelled in hospitality, medical tourism and health, and wellness, and the government of St Kitts and Nevis is looking forward to working closely with public and private partners in Thailand. 

Denzil Douglas said that Thailand will be helpful for the country in strengthening the services sector. 

As per the reports, Thailand’s economy has been witnessing a steady pace and is expected to grow further. The GDP of the country would be increasing from USD 500 billion in 2022 to USD 860 billion in 2032. Notably, Thailand witnessed real progress in socio-economic development, transitioning from a low-income to an upper middle-income country in less than a generation over the last four decades