William hopes Govt releases container homes to residents soon

Signing National Decree Prime Minister William MARLIN

GREAT BAY — Former Prime Minister William Marlin in a press release on Sunday expressed hope that residents who are in need will soon receive the 12 container homes he had ordered, when he had been More...

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Signing National Decree Prime Minister William MARLIN

William hopes Govt releases container homes to residents soon

GREAT BAY — Former Prime Minister William Marlin in a press release on Sunday expressed hope that residents who are in need will More...

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William: Historical Belt & Road Forum can be significant boost for St. Maarten

GREAT BAY — Former Prime Minister William Marlin says the 2018 Belt and Road Forum for Latin America and the Caribbean, which More...

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Large turnout for post-Irma art exhibition

PHILIPSBURG – When Hurricane Irma destroyed Tess Verheij’s Artcraftcafé’s location in Old Street on September 6 of last year, More...

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The day after

by Koos Sneek Slowly also by me it sinks in that Statia does not have an elected island council and an executive council anymore. This More...

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Richardson detained for eight more days

PHILIPSBURG – The Judge of Instruction ruled on Friday that the arrests of USp-leader Frans Richardson and Windward Roads director More...

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How late is too late?

By Chris Morvan, A British aristocrat, Lord Bates, recently arrived very late for a sitting of the House of Lords  and was so ashamed More...

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William: Govt holding back roof repair program

GREAT BAY — Former Prime Minister William Marlin says government seems to be deliberately holding back the immediate roof repair More...

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House of corruption

By Hilbert Haar Two things come to mind after the arrest of USp-leader MP Frans Richardson. One: everybody is innocent until proven More...

Bureaucracy

StMaartenNews Editorial

We can’t help the feeling that it is going to be a while before St. Maarten sees the funds from the World Bank allocated to where it is badly needed. In our report on the More...

A true diplomat

StMaartenNews Editorial

The latest campaign rhetoric coming out of the USP camp exposes a question we have been wondering ourselves. Who is the true leader of the United Democrats party? Another question More...

Promises

StMaartenNews Editorial

We received another email yesterday morning. This one promised us immediate actions on the part of the new incoming government. One immediate action we saw is the new interim More...

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How late is too late?

By Chris Morvan, A British aristocrat, Lord Bates, recently arrived very late for a sitting of the House of Lords  and was so ashamed of himself, he offered to resign. On the More...

St Maarten, St Croix moving forward with airport reconstruction efforts

By Seth Miller Nearly six months after parts of the Caribbean were ravaged by Hurricanes Irma & Maria the situation remains far from normal. Or perhaps it should simply be More...

House of corruption

Hilbert Haar

By Hilbert Haar Two things come to mind after the arrest of USp-leader MP Frans Richardson. One: everybody is innocent until More...

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Hilbert Haar

By Hilbert Haar Will we now have to go through a parliamentary elections whereby the leader of one of the participating More...

Signing National Decree Prime Minister William MARLIN William hopes Govt releases container homes to residents soon

GREAT BAY — Former Prime Minister William Marlin in a press release on Sunday expressed hope...

life sentences in jail Richardson detained for eight more days

PHILIPSBURG – The Judge of Instruction ruled on Friday that the arrests of USp-leader Frans Richardson...

william-marlin-mgp William: Govt holding back roof repair program

GREAT BAY — Former Prime Minister William Marlin says government seems to be deliberately holding back...

William weighs in on Dutch takeover of Statia

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GREAT BAY — Former St. Maarten Prime Minister William Marlin believes that the move by The Hague to dissolve More...

Parliament and senate approve intervention in Statia

THE HAGUE – The Second and First Chamber unanimously approved the legislation that underpins the Dutch administrative intervention in Statia. State..

Netherlands takes over in Statia

THE HAGUE – The Netherlands takes over the tasks of the island-government in Statia, State Secretary Raymond Knops (Kingdom Relations) announced..

The day after

Photo of Day 18 Feb 2018 - StatiaNews

by Koos Sneek Slowly also by me it sinks in that Statia does not have an elected island council and an executive More...

SMCP is not associated with any political party

Philipsburg — It is being rumored that the Sint Maarten Christian Party (SMCP) is an off-shoot of the DP, a satellite..

PM and Ferrier to Brussels soon to seek dump funding. Are they serious???

Dear Editor, I read in astonishment that the current Prime Minister Leona Romeo-Marlin and the Finance Minister Michael Ferrier will be..
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Parliament authorizes 50-million guilders loan

PHILIPSBURG – The Parliament approved on Thursday the ministerial regulation that authorizes Finance Minister Mike Ferrier to enter into a 50-million..
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Wescot-Williams and Richardson put electoral reform back on the agenda

PHILIPSBURG – Electoral Reform, a pet project of more than one politician since the fall of the second Wescot-Williams cabinet is..
Lee Roadside Grill closed

Lee Roadside Grill closed

Simpson Bay — On the Facebook page of Lee’s Roadside Grill the announcement has been posted that Lee’s Roadside Grill closed..
 
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Instability is here to stay

By Hilbert Haar More than once, during the more than ten years I have lived and worked in St. Maarten, I..
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Ring road turns into container terminal

PHILIPSBURG –The concept of a ring road first became an issue in May 2009, when the section ROB of what was..
Interview Lee Halley gets over 10000 views

Interview Lee Halley gets over 10,000 views

Photo caption: StMaartenNews.com’s interview with Lee Halley gets well over 10,000 views as of today, Monday, February 5th, 2018. The video..
 
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Landfill Fire: CBA School Closed Monday

GREAT BAY, Sint Maarten (DCOMM) – Due to the fire at the Pond Island landfill, the Prime Minister/Minister of General Affairs..
Hilbert Haar

Instability is here to stay

By Hilbert Haar More than once, during the more than ten years I have lived and worked in St. Maarten, I..
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GREAT BAY, ST. MAARTEN — FILE NUMBER TWO THOUSAND N.V. has the following vacancies available for your consideration. Suitable candidates should..