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Chairman Main Voting Bureau dispels rumors about holdup appointment Rolando Brison as Minister of VSA

PHILIPSBURG – Rumors have been circulating that the holdup in the appointment of the Chairman of Parliament Rolando Brison as the More...

MP Christophe Emmanuel lashes out against MP Brison

~ Says Chairman of Parliament setting dangerous precedent ~ GREAT BAY — Sewing seditious behavior and interfering with civil More...

Justice ministers agree to train local candidate-prosecutors

PHILIPSBURG — The Kingdom’s ministers of justice have agreed on a system whereby local Caribbean candidates will be trained More...

Minister Richardson’s immigration policy under fire

PHILIPSBURG — Immigration remains a hot topic and it has come to the forefront once more after Justice Minister Anna Richardson’s More...

Supreme Court makes Brownbill’s conviction irrevocable

PHILIPSBURG — Former parliamentarian Chanel Brownbill has lost his appeal at the Supreme Court against his conviction for tax More...

According to Justice Minister department managers fiddled with piket-allowance

PHILIPSBURG – Management of “certain departments within the Justice Ministry” were booking the piket-stipend for all the More...

Civil servant and police-employee sentenced for fraud with French-side welfare system

MARIGOT — Two women – one employed by the police force and one by the government in St. Maarten have been sentenced to More...

Knops: “There will be no Dutch take-over”

PHILIPSBURG – “There is not and there will not be a Dutch take-over,” State Secretary Drs. Raymond Knops said at a press More...

Loopholes

There are so many loopholes in our laws that we can rightfully be called the land of the lawless. Time to plug those loopholes. Do you agree? Leave a comment below…  More...

All for the lack of money

A presentation by constitution expert Prof. Jan De Boer started off by explaining that the emergency legislation is not a government initiative but an obligation under the Constitution More...

10x the next 10 years

As we commemorate today, 10-10-20, 10 years of Country Sint Maarten since 10-10-10, we must inexorably conclude: “We have nothing to be proud about!” The past weeks More...

Anti-Corruption Day 2020: whistleblower protection program needed

Wednesday, December 9th, was International Anti-Corruption Day. The difficulty of exposing corruption makes a mechanism to support whistleblowers essential. In St. Maarten, the More...

How do we tackle the issue of trash everywhere on St. Maarten?

~ How to deal with litterbugs? ~ What do you do when you see people littering? ~ Many people are seen littering the streets and beaches despite there being bins for the same. More...

Questionable future

By Hilbert Haar Is Rolando Brison going to be the next minister of public health, social development and labor (VSA)? Who More...

The about-face of Prime Minister Jacobs

  By Hilbert Haar The government has finally done what it should have done months ago: sign an agreement with More...

Pro Soualiga twists old study to fit its agenda

PHILIPSBUG — In an attempt to revive its decolonization claims the Pro Soualiga Foundation sent out...

Chairman Main Voting Bureau dispels rumors about holdup appointment Rolando Brison as Minister of VSA

PHILIPSBURG – Rumors have been circulating that the holdup in the appointment of the Chairman of...

MP Christophe Emmanuel lashes out against MP Brison

~ Says Chairman of Parliament setting dangerous precedent ~ GREAT BAY — Sewing seditious behavior and...

Meeting between Philipsburg Merchants Association and St. Maarten Police Force

~ And other reports ~ PHILIPSBURG — Philipsburg Merchants Association and members of St. Maarten Police More...

Police force intensifying investigation into car theft ring

PHILIPSBURG — The Police of Sint Maarten (KPSM) has been continuously working towards putting a halt  to the increase in car..

Ombudsman: “There is no proper towing policy”

PHILIPSBURG – The government’s towing and parking policy is a mess, and in parts nonexistent, and the public prosecutor’s office has..

Unfair incarceration

life sentences in jail

Dear Editor, The practice of locking people up for questioning has got to stop. Taking innocent people out More...

WICSU-PSU union says “Communication is Key!”

The WICSU-PSU Union read with much dismay the press release “All draft function books to be submitted by December 23” which appeared..

Pro Soualiga Foundation: “UN Security Council Labels Netherlands’ Actions Worse Than Hitler.”

  In order to receive the third tranche of liquidity support, the Dutch government recently asked the Government of St. Maarten..

Chairman Main Voting Bureau dispels rumors about holdup appointment Rolando Brison as Minister of VSA

PHILIPSBURG – Rumors have been circulating that the holdup in the appointment of the Chairman of Parliament Rolando Brison as the..

MP Christophe Emmanuel lashes out against MP Brison

~ Says Chairman of Parliament setting dangerous precedent ~ GREAT BAY — Sewing seditious behavior and interfering with civil servants executing..

Kudos to Christophe Emmanuel: Pasanggrahan monument auction canceled

PHILIPSBURG — Member of Parliament Christophe Emmanuel was called “our hero” on Wednesday by the owners of the Passangrahan Royal Guest..
 

Government bends over backwards for liquidity support

PHILIPSBURG / THE HAGUE – St. Maarten will receive the third tranche of liquidity support from the Netherlands – 61.2 million..

Auction Pasanggrahan hotel rescheduled for March 4, 2021 – UPDATED

PHILIPSBURG – The auction of the Pasanggrahan Royal Guest House on Front Street is not off the books yet. OBNA, the..

Carnival foundation responds to comments Minister of TEATT and PM

~ The SCDF would like to issue the following statement in response to comments made today by the Minister of TEATT..
 

Central Bank announces introduction of Caribbean Guilder in 2021

~ A StMaartenNews.com review of the 2020 Budget of the Central Bank of Curacao & St. Maarten ~ PHILIPSBURG – If..

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Pet Planet VI is seeking a skilled Pet Groomer for its Doggie Day Spa in Tortola, BVI. Interested applicants must have..

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Whatsapp us via +1-721-588-0800 to get the latest menus from our selection of daily chefs and caterers delivering delicious dishes of..