Ansary frustrates restructuring of insurance company ENNIA

ENNIA - Photo Extra

PHILIPSBURG – Hushang Ansary, the 93-year old Persian-American major shareholder of Parman International B.V. is frustrating the restructuring process the Central Bank of Curacao and St. Maarten More...

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ENNIA - Photo Extra

Ansary frustrates restructuring of insurance company ENNIA

PHILIPSBURG – Hushang Ansary, the 93-year old Persian-American major shareholder of Parman International B.V. is frustrating More...

Scene of the death of 2yr old - 20180113 TR

Beef between boys leads to death 2 year old child

St. Peters/Retreat Estate — St. Peters is all shook up at the tragic death of a 2 year old boy, who is said to be turning 3 More...

Bibi Shaw - Person of the Year - 2018

The thing about Bibi….

PHILIPSBURG — On the occasion of her selection by StMaartenNews.com as Person of the Year 2018, we interviewed Bibi Shaw at More...

IPKO consultation meeting - 10 Jan 2019

Ipko-agreements are detailed, yet vague

PHILIPSBURG – Delegates to the Inter-Parliamentary Kingdom Consultation (Ipko) that ended on Friday found common ground for More...

Bibi Shaw - Person of the Year 2018

Bibi Shaw is StMaartenNews.com’s Person of the Year

PHILIPSBURG — Love her or hate her, with her SMN-News.com website, Bibi Shaw has become a prominent fixture in the media landscape More...

IPKO meeting - 10 Jan 2019

Dispute regulation heats up Ipko-meeting

PHILIPSBURG – Discussions about the dispute regulation during the Inter-Parliamentary Kingdom Consultation got heated when the More...

IPKO consultation meeting - 10 Jan 2019

Ipko positive about structural election observation

PHILIPSBURG – All four delegations taking part in the Inter-Parliamentary Kingdom Consultation (Ipko) reacted positively to More...

Bobbys Marina 20170410 - HH

Government turns a deaf ear to Dock Maarten’s complaints about Bobby’s Marina

Authorities tolerate unfair competition at Great Bay Marina PHILIPSBURG – The dispute between Dock Maarten, Bobby’s Marina More...

Think ahead

StMaartenNews Editorial

An interesting question was posed today on Facebook. The poster wanted to know how the Shutdown in the USA, the Yellow Vests issues in France and the Russian bombers in Venezuela More...

French side problems

StMaartenNews Editorial

According to reports coming out of the various districts and communities on the French side of Saint Martin/St. Maarten, people are complaining about a lot of issues affecting More...

A thankless job

StMaartenNews Editorial

During the interview, Chief Prosecutor Jeroen Steenbrink expressed deep respect for the work his colleagues and others in the justice chain do. He especially mentioned the police More...

Hilbert Haar

Will Ennia’s policyholders pay the price?

By Hilbert Haar Insurance company Ennia is struggling, to put it mildly. Its management and members of the supervisory board, including major shareholder Hushang Ansary, have been More...

Return on investment

  By Hilbert Haar The press conference at the end of the Inter-Parliamentary Kingdom Consultation (Ipko) produced one interesting question from a journalist in Curacao. More...

I from Earth

Hilbert Haar

By Hilbert Haar Every now and then when there is apparently nothing better to do, this question comes up. Who is a St. Maartener? Drs. More...

The potential and opportunities of Grand Case airport

Falcon7x-Grand Case

by Cdr. Bud Slabbaert It is a well-known fact among economists and aviation professionals that the growth of a More...

Private Jet Exodus from SXM Airport USp & NA request urgent meeting on PJIA proposal

PHILIPSBURG — The United St. Maarten (US) party and National Alliance factions of Parliament has requested...

Minister of Justice Cornelius de Weever pays courtesy visit to scene - 20180113 RR Minister De Weever calls on Motorists & Pedestrians to Adhere to Road Safety

POND ISLAND – Minister of Justice Cornelius de Weever is offering condolences to the bereaved family...

Funeral hearse to pick up body of child - 20180113 RR (2) Innocent life taken away

~ Minister of Justice Cornelius De Weever pays sympathy visit to incident scene ~ RETREAT ESTATE...

NEEDED: A massive SXM marketing offense!

StMaartenNews Letters

Dear Editor, St. Maarten needs to step up its marketing game! We are losing market share, and economic income More...

Statia in Peril: The case against “Public Entity” – REVISED

By Political Analyst, Julio R, Romney The Court of First Instance in Philipsburg is scheduled (on Tuesday, November 20, 2018) to..

Independence is Pro-St. Martin. Period.

By Rhoda Arrindell, PhD One day in 1982, I wrote an essay entitled “Waarom St. Maarten onafhankelijk moet worden” for Mr...

Interview with the departing Interim Chief Prosecutor Jeroen Steenbrink

Interim Chief Prosecutor Jeroen Steenbrink - avatar

~ Invisible yet driven and focused behind the scenes ~ It seems much longer but Interim Chief Prosecutor Jeroen More...

Supreme Court upholds Schotte’s conviction

THE HAGUE – In a 65-page ruling containing 169 articles the Supreme Court has confirmed the conviction of Curacao’s former Prime..

Curtain

By Hilbert Haar The title of this opinion – Curtain – may not mean a lot to younger readers, so let..
IPKO consultation meeting - 10 Jan 2019

Ipko-agreements are detailed, yet vague

PHILIPSBURG – Delegates to the Inter-Parliamentary Kingdom Consultation (Ipko) that ended on Friday found common ground for a list of agreements..
Private Jet Exodus from SXM Airport

USp & NA request urgent meeting on PJIA proposal

PHILIPSBURG — The United St. Maarten (US) party and National Alliance factions of Parliament has requested Chairlady of Parliament Sarah Wescot-Williams..
Signing Treat Renewal Nagico Insurancces

NAGICO and Swiss Re-sign reinsurance treaty renewal at sea

PHILIPSBURG — NAGICO Group and Swiss Re have renewed their Excess of Loss (XoL) reinsurance treaty with symbolic signing 1,500 miles..
 
ENNIA - Photo Extra

Ansary frustrates restructuring of insurance company ENNIA

PHILIPSBURG – Hushang Ansary, the 93-year old Persian-American major shareholder of Parman International B.V. is frustrating the restructuring process the Central..
Dump truck heading up Soualiga Boulevard

Garbage fraud

By Hilbert Haar It is no news that French-side garbage ends up on the dump on Soualiga Boulevard. What is however..
StMaartenNews Letters

NEEDED: A massive SXM marketing offense!

Dear Editor, St. Maarten needs to step up its marketing game! We are losing market share, and economic income to the..
 
Acident scene with PSVE student still suffering 201811205

PSVE student still suffering from severe pains following accident

~ Mother taking him to French hospital for further diagnosis ~ PHILIPSBURG — The PSVE student who was hit by a..
St. Maarten Day Breakfast by Kreative Juices Catering Services

Review Kreative Juices Catering Pre-St. Maarten Day Breakfast

Today, Friday, November 9, 2018, as a pre-St. Maarten Day gift, a complimentary container filled with a delicious and tasty breakfast..
Bibi Shaw - Person of the Year - 2018

The thing about Bibi….

PHILIPSBURG — On the occasion of her selection by StMaartenNews.com as Person of the Year 2018, we interviewed Bibi Shaw at..