Caribbean Tourism Organization

CTO launches Caribbean calling campaign in the UK

LONDON, UK (16 Oct. 2019) –The Caribbean Tourism Organization UK Chapter in association with headline partner BA Holidays and destination More...

Nagico - Reusable shopping bags

NAGICO distributes over 2,500 free reusable shopping bags island-wide

GREAT BAY– NAGICO Insurances has decided to help create awareness about being environmentally friendly by providing an opportunity More...

Tweede Kamer - Staten Generaal

Motion Dutch Parliament targets St. Maarten’s law enforcement

PHILIPSBURG – A large majority of the Dutch Second Chamber (107 out of 150 possible votes) supported the motion Van Dam on Tuesday More...

Minister of Education Wycliffe Smith - 20 Feb 2019

PM Smith responds to query by MP Marlin

PHILIPSBURG — In a recent media publication President of Parliament, MP William Marlin, queried whether the Council of Ministers More...

Chris Wever pic2- 20190910

Minister Wever: No civil servant dismissed, false narrative created

PHILIPSBURG — Minister of VOMI Christopher Wever on Tuesday said the private and confidential circumstance of a civil servant More...

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Changes to Accepted Payment Methods Have Negative Consequences

The business community on Sint Maarten is very much concerned with the decision by Management of The Receiver to eliminate the More...

Endorsement Day at Census Building 08 Jan 2018

Voters asked to update their information at civil registry

PHILIPSBURG — The Civil Registry Department would hereby like to invite all eligible voters in connection with the upcoming More...

Caribbean Tourism Organization

Statement by Caribbean Tourism Organization Chairman on the organization’s restructuring plans

Over the past two decades, there has been much discussion surrounding the promotion and development of tourism in the Caribbean, the 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...

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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...

Razor-thin motivation

Hilbert Haar

By Hilbert Haar The motion of CDA parliamentarian Chris van Dam that calls for Dutch involvement in law enforcement on St. More...

Getting Mullet Bay out of its funk

Mullet Bay property

By Hilbert Haar In different words, MP Wescot-Williams criticized the proposal to conduct a parliamentary inquiry More...

Caribbean Tourism Organization CTO launches Caribbean calling campaign in the UK

LONDON, UK (16 Oct. 2019) –The Caribbean Tourism Organization UK Chapter in association with headline partner...

Nagico - Reusable shopping bags NAGICO distributes over 2,500 free reusable shopping bags island-wide

GREAT BAY– NAGICO Insurances has decided to help create awareness about being environmentally friendly by providing...

shta Changes to Accepted Payment Methods Have Negative Consequences

The business community on Sint Maarten is very much concerned with the decision by Management of The Receiver to eliminate...

Police investigates robbery, makes arrests, and confiscates counterfeit bags

KPSM Police Force News Update

PHILIPSBURG – Over the weekend, police have been working on various crimes – investigating the robbery More...

Police Day Ceremony held with website launch 10-10-2019

PHILIPSBURG — The Sint Maarten Police Force celebrated the ninth anniversary Police Day, on Thursday October 10th, 2019, at the Police..

Official police report: Sail boat with illegals intercepted

GREAT BAY — On  Thursday,  October 3rd, 2019,  approximately 2:45 pm  a  concerned citizen call the police dispatched, concerning a  suspicious..

Let Our Environment Not be an Afterthought During our Crises

StMaartenNews Letters

Dear Editor, I am no longer a resident of Sint Maarten; I now live on Bonaire. But I am a born and bred St. More...

An Elected Prime Minister for Sint Maarten

Legal opinion piece titled “An Elected Prime Minister for Sint Maarten” by attorney at law and member of our legal review..

The rise of anti “Dutch” rhetoric

Dear Editor, The last few years have seen on Sint Maarten the rise of substantial anti “Dutch” rhetoric and many will..
William Marlin 20171030 - HH

Marlin questions travel plans former PM Leona Romeo

PHILIPSBURG — Parliament Chairman, William Marlin, said on Monday evening, following the celebrations of Constitution Day, that he is seriously concerned..
Sarah Wescot-Williams - U 2 Can Move founder

Sarah: Government smartly secures unanimous support for AML/CTF legislation; Opposing MPs make an about-face

PHILIPSBURG — The changes to the Criminal Code as submitted by former Minister of Justice, Cornelius de Weever, were passed on..
shta

Changes to Accepted Payment Methods Have Negative Consequences

The business community on Sint Maarten is very much concerned with the decision by Management of The Receiver to eliminate the use of all checks..
 
Finance Minister Perry Geerlings 20180717

Minister Geerlings: “I don’t need publicity stunts. I performed my duty and was being transparent”

POND ISLAND – The Minister of Finance Perry Geerlings on Monday took note of an article attributed to the Sint Maarten..
Nagico - Reusable shopping bags

NAGICO distributes over 2,500 free reusable shopping bags island-wide

GREAT BAY– NAGICO Insurances has decided to help create awareness about being environmentally friendly by providing an opportunity for persons to..
Caribbean Tourism Organization

Statement by Caribbean Tourism Organization Chairman on the organization’s restructuring plans

Over the past two decades, there has been much discussion surrounding the promotion and development of tourism in the Caribbean, the..
 
Nagico Health Fair Collage

2nd Edition of NAGICO Health & Fitness Fair a Resounding Success

GREAT BAY—- NAGICO Insurances hosted the 2nd Edition of its Free Health & Fitness Fair last Saturday at the Raoul Illidge..
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..