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By Hilbert Haar Technology is wonderful. I can be anywhere in the world, watch what is happening anywhere else and write about it. More...

New police uniforms KPSM 2019

St. Maarten Public Prosecutor’s Office to coordinate public relations in police investigation of fatal robbery of Canadian tourist man

PHILIPSBURG  — The Public Prosecutor’s Office has assumed the responsibility for all public statements to be made in regards More...

Parliament Budget Meeting Postponement - 7 June 2019

Parliament postpones handling 2019 budget

PHILIPSBURG – At the proposal of MPs Rolando Brison, Christophe Emmanuel and Jurendy Doran parliament postponed handling of the More...

ART confiscated boat - EURO case

Prosecutor’s Office dispels rumor about hoard of cash seized in EURO investigation case

PHILIPSBURG — The spokesperson for the Public Prosecutor’s Office was quick to dispel the rumors circulating on social More...

Ferrier The Skinny Robber Baron - cartoon original MPv

Truth and politics

By Hilbert Haar There is truth and then there is politics. Never did this become clearer than from the dogfight that erupted after More...

MP Rolando Brison in Parliament

MP Rolando Brison tables first Initiative Law on UTS Sale

~ Proposes funds go to Police Force, Pension and Affordable Housing ~ PHILIPSBURG — Member of Parliament Rolando Brison on Wednesday More...

MasterClass Media St. Maarten - 31 May 2019

Masterclass workshops in St. Maarten bring media professionals together

CUPECOY — The AUC campus in Cupecoy was the location of an interesting gathering this past week. The medical university saw More...

Police Walk-Through - 190529

Police Stations now deemed ‘water and wind tight’

PHILIPSBURG – Following the completion of the first phase of works at the Philipsburg and Simpson Bay police stations, both More...

The Light Bearer

StMaartenNews Editorial

At the dawn of the internet it was seen as the cusp of the information age and was dubbed the information superhighway. The internet became the great equalizer where everyone, More...

Asking the right question

Reduce Re-Use Recycle Infographic

Hilbert Haar is on point with his opinion piece about the question whether members of Parliament have a hidden agenda when it comes to solving the problem of our mounting garbage More...

Are we prepared for retirement?

Cash Donations

Yesterday we received an email with the headline “The coming retirement crisis will be UGLY”. According to the email, recent studies confirm that most Americans are More...

Websites for Dummies

Websites for dummies

By Hilbert Haar Technology is wonderful. I can be anywhere in the world, watch what is happening anywhere else and write about it. Organizations – like the parliament and the More...

No sense of urgency

By Hilbert Haar Membership of parliament is supposed to be a full time job and our fifteen parliamentarians are handsomely paid for it. Yet, according to a proposal submitted More...

Make the microphone rock

Cdr. Bud Slabbaert at SXM Airport

by Cdr. Bud Slabbaert In about two weeks I’m chairing the 4th annual Caribbean Aviation Meetup conference on St.Maarten/St.Martin. More...

Where is your mental maturity?

Cdr. Bud Slabbaert on Caribbean female leadership

By Cdr. Bud Slabbaert The older I get, the more I start asking why, and I start questioning all the answers. Maybe More...

NAGICO Insurance Agents and Brokers Conference NAGICO Insurances awards intermediaries for outstanding performance

PHILIPSBURG — Agents and Brokers from across the 21 territories in which NAGICO Insurances operates were...

ART confiscated boat - EURO case Prosecutor’s Office dispels rumor about hoard of cash seized in EURO investigation case

PHILIPSBURG — The spokesperson for the Public Prosecutor’s Office was quick to dispel the rumors circulating...

Police Walk-Through - 190529 Police Stations now deemed ‘water and wind tight’

PHILIPSBURG – Following the completion of the first phase of works at the Philipsburg and Simpson...

St. Maarten Public Prosecutor’s Office to coordinate public relations in police investigation of fatal robbery of Canadian tourist man

New police uniforms KPSM 2019

PHILIPSBURG  — The Public Prosecutor’s Office has assumed the responsibility for all public statements More...

Prosecutor’s Office dispels rumor about hoard of cash seized in EURO investigation case

PHILIPSBURG — The spokesperson for the Public Prosecutor’s Office was quick to dispel the rumors circulating on social media that a..

Police Stations now deemed ‘water and wind tight’

PHILIPSBURG – Following the completion of the first phase of works at the Philipsburg and Simpson Bay police stations, both are..

Sarah on postponement budget debate 2019; calls it unfortunate for the country

Parliament with Chairlady of Parliament Sarah Wescot-Williams - 01 Apr 2019

Recap of the Parliament meeting of Friday, June 7, Unfortunate turn of events for the country Dear Editor, The More...

Ferrier is the latest hypocrite

Dear Editor, Well. Just when you think you’ve seen it all in St. Maarten politics you learn something new every day...

MP Peterson: “St. Maarten can not afford to be blacklisted post-Irma”

For the past months we have had meetings in Parliament to try to address the laws pertaining to the FATF (Financial..

Websites for dummies

Websites for Dummies By Hilbert Haar Technology is wonderful. I can be anywhere in the world, watch what is happening anywhere else and write..

Parliament postpones handling 2019 budget

Parliament Budget Meeting Postponement - 7 June 2019 PHILIPSBURG – At the proposal of MPs Rolando Brison, Christophe Emmanuel and Jurendy Doran parliament postponed handling of the draft 2019..
Parliament Budget Meeting Postponement - 7 June 2019

Parliament postpones handling 2019 budget

PHILIPSBURG – At the proposal of MPs Rolando Brison, Christophe Emmanuel and Jurendy Doran parliament postponed handling of the draft 2019..
St. Maarten Christian Party SMCP on Nomination Day - 20180105 HH

SMCP supports lowering MP salaries by 10%

PHILIPSBURG — In a press release today, St. Maarten Christian Party SMCP announced that it still stands firm on its position..
NAGICO Insurance Agents and Brokers Conference

NAGICO Insurances awards intermediaries for outstanding performance

PHILIPSBURG — Agents and Brokers from across the 21 territories in which NAGICO Insurances operates were awarded during a Regional Conference..
 
Minister of Finance Perry Geerlings

Minister Geerlings criticizes Dutch interference

PHILIPSBURG - Finance Minister Perry Geerlings criticized the Kingdom for interfering in St. Maarten’s affairs by attaching conditions to the provision..
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Government studies alternatives for waste-to-energy plant for dump

PHILIPSBURG – While the parliamentary committee for Public Housing, Urban Planning, Environment and Infrastructure (VROMI) debated last week the proposal for..
Visitors SXM Festival 2019 welcomed by Minister Johnson & MP Brison 13032019 1

Minister Johnson and MP Brison welcome SXM Festival VIPs

AIRPORT — These photos show the impact the SXM Festival internationally, as on Wednesday afternoon Minister of Tourism the Honourable Stuart..
 
CaribAvia 2019

Airlift conference returns to St.Maarten/St. Martin

AIRPORT — The 4th annual Caribbean Aviation Meetup conference will be held June 11-13 on St. Maarten/St. Martin The conference is..
Job Vacancies

Job Vacancies

GREAT BAY, ST. MAARTEN — EBS has the following vacancies available for your consideration. Suitable candidates can send their resume along..
1. Nagico Building

Insurance Insights: Application Form

Learn the keywords that give you insights into the insurance business in our series of short stories from a client who..