Postulation Day Schedule - 21 Nov 2019

Postulation Day Schedule

Video explaining the process on Postulation Day:  More...

Rodolphe Samuel with Griffier Nancy Joubert

Rodolphe Samuel to return to Parliament

PHILIPSBURG — StMaartenNews.com was informed by Drs. Rodolphe Samuel that he submitted his documents on Tuesday, November 19, More...

MP Claude Chacho Peterson & Minister Wycliffe Smith - 10 Sep 2019

MP Claude ‘Chacho’ Peterson honors his word and returns seat to the party

GREAT BAY — On Monday, November 18, 2019, Faction Leader of the Sint Maarten Christian Party and Member of Parliament, Claude More...

Investigation- Maximus

Arrest made in Maximus investigation

In connection to the ongoing Maximus investigation, suspect R.A.d.S. of Curaçao was arrested this morning, November 18th, 2019, on More...

KPSM Police Force News Update - arrested - suspects

Police arrest 2 suspects for false documentation and 1 for scooter theft

PHILIPSBURG — Police arrested three suspects over the weekend: two suspects were arrested for falsified documentation and a More...

Letter - St Maarten News - People

CEO of WINAIR, Cleaver speaks on the importance of PJIAE

I recently traveled via PJIAE as I often do and will endeavor to share some details of this trip, before that I would like to preface More...

aireon - aviation - air

Curaçao leads Caribbean region in aviation safety and efficiency

WILLEMSTAD, Curaçao, Nov. 18, 2019,/PRNewswire-HISPANIC PR WIRE/ — Today, the Dutch Caribbean Air Navigation Service Provider More...

First Members of Parliament - 10-10-10

MPs and Ministers have earned over 50 million guilders since 10-10-10

~ The political cost of autonomy since 10-10-10: more than 50 million guilders ~ PHILIPSBURG – Members of parliament and ministers More...

The thing with article 59

StMaartenNews Editorial

Is there a cure for the seemingly never-ending battle between an obstinate parliament – that sends the government home – and an evenly stubborn Council of Ministers that reacts More...

Hands off

StMaartenNews Editorial

The times they are a’changin and so is the political makeup of St. Maarten’s government. Once upon a time – and not all that long ago – appointments to key positions, More...

Screening: a step in the right direction

Screening process

By Hilbert Haar Is screening candidates for positions on supervisory boards of government-owned companies a good idea? Definitely. In fact, I am almost taken aback by Prime More...

Parliament & Courthouse Building 20180704 TR

Slowly but surely the Integrity Chamber is taking shape

By Hilbert Haar Part 3 about the final steps needed to be taken to finalize the establishment of the Integrity Chamber on St. Maarten. In part 1 we reviewed the history leading More...

Integrity Chamber: a work in progress

By Hilbert Haar Part 2 about the circumstances surrounding the establishment of the Integrity Chamber on St. Maarten. In part 1 we reviewed the history leading up to the establishment More...

The blame game

SXM Airport terminal building side entrance - 20190916 JA

By Hilbert Haar The parliament meeting about funding for the airport reconstruction was rather bewildering – at least, More...

At a snail’s pace

World Bank Elephant on St. Maarten - cartoon

By Hilbert Haar Without further ado, former Finance Minister Michael Ferrier has pointed to the procedures the More...

Postulation Day Schedule - 21 Nov 2019 Postulation Day Schedule

Video explaining the process on Postulation Day:...

MP Claude Chacho Peterson & Minister Wycliffe Smith - 10 Sep 2019 MP Claude ‘Chacho’ Peterson honors his word and returns seat to the party

GREAT BAY — On Monday, November 18, 2019, Faction Leader of the Sint Maarten Christian Party...

KPSM Police Force News Update - arrested - suspects Police arrest 2 suspects for false documentation and 1 for scooter theft

PHILIPSBURG — Police arrested three suspects over the weekend: two suspects were arrested for falsified documentation...

Arrest made in Maximus investigation

Investigation- Maximus

In connection to the ongoing Maximus investigation, suspect R.A.d.S. of Curaçao was arrested this morning, More...

Police arrest 2 suspects for false documentation and 1 for scooter theft

PHILIPSBURG — Police arrested three suspects over the weekend: two suspects were arrested for falsified documentation and a third was arrested..

Geerling opened Police Academy and swore in two cadets

PHILIPSBURG — The Minister of Justice, Honorable Mr. Perry Geerling opens a new class of police cadets has started on Friday..

CEO of WINAIR, Cleaver speaks on the importance of PJIAE

Letter - St Maarten News - People

I recently traveled via PJIAE as I often do and will endeavor to share some details of this trip, before that More...

Referring to St. Martin & the Dutch, Cyntje: We People vs Them People?

Dear Editor, I’d like to point out the fact that we had an amazing array of activities and events for our..

Ferrier: It is never nice to say “I told you so”

Dear Editor, “I told you so” is a phrase used when a warning issued in the past is ignored, only to..
Rodolphe Samuel with Griffier Nancy Joubert

Rodolphe Samuel to return to Parliament

PHILIPSBURG — StMaartenNews.com was informed by Drs. Rodolphe Samuel that he submitted his documents on Tuesday, November 19, to the Secretary..
Brison ShipJumping USP to UPP - cartoon

Brison to run as #1 with UP, given full leadership

GREAT BAY — Member of Parliament Rolando Brison on Sunday evening told The Daily Herald that he will contest the upcoming..
COCI Office Building - Workshops

COCI calls to Entrepreneurs to register for Grow Your Business Workshops

SINT MAARTEN (PHILIPSBURG) – The St. Maarten Chamber of Commerce & Industry (COCI) is inviting members of the business community to..
 
First Members of Parliament - 10-10-10

MPs and Ministers have earned over 50 million guilders since 10-10-10

~ The political cost of autonomy since 10-10-10: more than 50 million guilders ~ PHILIPSBURG – Members of parliament and ministers..
coral - Stony Coral Tissue Loss Disease Management Update for the Dutch Caribbean

Stony Coral Tissue Loss Disease management update

Since 2014, a new coral disease has been spreading through the reefs of the Caribbean. Known as Stony Coral Tissue Loss..
Port SXM and Marine Sector Reps at FLIBS

World’s Largest In-Water Boat Show Reveals Opportunities abound in the Yachting Industry

PORT ST. MAARTEN – A delegation from Port St. Maarten and other local stakeholders recently returned from the flagship marine event,..
 
13th CCNHFI - Anguilla 2019

Former Minister of VSA Emil Lee keynote speaker at the 13th Caribbean Conference on National Health Financing Initiatives

THE VALLEY, ANGUILLA — Former Minister of Public Health, Labor and Social Development, Emil Lee, was invited to participate as a keynote speaker at the 13th Caribbean Conference on National Health..
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..