Effect sea level rise - 201807615 HH

Climate change: nobody moves

By Hilbert Haar Australia: 400,000.Berlin: 100,000. London: 100,000. Hamburg: 50,000. All of Germany: 1.4 million. St.Maarten: zero. More...

MP Claude Chacho Peterson - 2nd Vice Chair of Parliament

MP Peterson: “Goal accomplished”; Parliament meeting with Knops set for Wednesday

PHILIPSBURG –MP Claude ‘Chacho’ Peterson confirms that a meeting of Parliament has been convened for Wednesday, More...

MinFIN TelEm Agreement Signed

Minister Geerlings signs settlement agreement with TelEm

POND ISLAND – On Wednesday September 11, the Minister of Finance Perry Geerlings signed a settlement agreement with TelEm Group More...

MP Rolando Brison on presentation MOT in Parliament 20 Feb 2019

MP Brison threatens to send prime minister home over mishandling of airport

PHILIPSBURG – “The biggest impediment to progress at the airport is the prime minister who has displayed poor leadership and More...

PM Leona Romeo Marlin - Sep 2019

NATIONAL ADDRESS BY PRIME MINISTER Hon. Leona Romeo-Marlin on Tropical Storm Jerry

Message #1 Wednesday, September 18, 2019 My Fellow Sint Maarteners and Visitors, The Emergency Operations Center met on Wednesday More...

MP Franklin Meyers - PM Leona Romeo Marlin - MinJUS Cornelius De Weever - MP Claude Chacho Peterson - 20190910

Meyers breaks his silence on his political decision

PHILIPSBURG — In a press statement issued on Wednesday, September 18, 2019, Member of Parliament Franklin Meyers wrote the following More...

Garth Sherwood - Country Manager - CIBC FirstCaribbean

CIBC FirstCaribbean hosts eighth Walk for the Cure

CUPECOY — For the eighth consecutive year CIBC FirstCaribbean International Bank will host the Walk for the Cure. The proceeds More...

CIBC FirstCaribbean Hour of Hope 2

AN HOUR OF HOPE FOR CIBC FIRSTCARIBBEAN EMPLOYEES

~ Stories by Cancer Survivors, Patients and Caregivers Shared ~ Philipsburg, St. Maarten – Michael Ferrier, prostate cancer survivor, 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 Minister More...

Mullet Bay to take center stage

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The parliamentary inquiry proposal submitted by member of Parliament Rolando Brison as faction leader of the United St. Maarten Party (USP) aims to shed light on the decades More...

Anti-Lee sentiments run deep. Why?

StMaartenNews Editorial

That human behavior is unpredictable is a fact. With all the smart inventions predicted in Star Trek – from the Universal Translator, to the Medical Tricorder and the Communicator More...

Parliament & Courthouse Building 20180704 TR

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...

Why St. Maarten has an Integrity Chamber

By Hilbert Haar Part 1 of the history leading up to the establishment of the Integrity Chamber on St. Maarten. Log in here on StMaartenNews.com to read this full review or become More...

Ancient history

Hilbert Haar

By Hilbert Haar Remember September 11, 2015? It was not only the fourteenth anniversary of the terrorist attacks on the World More...

A very bad idea

Hilbert Haar

An Exposé by Hilbert Haar Hilbert Haar exposes for the second time the moves of the 'shadow government' on St. More...

CIBC FirstCaribbean - No Kidding with Our Kids No Kidding with our Kids Foundation Receives Projector from CIBC FirstCaribbean

Philipsburg, St. Maarten – “Guiding and shaping the youth of today into the leaders of tomorrow”...

MinFIN TelEm Agreement Signed Minister Geerlings signs settlement agreement with TelEm

POND ISLAND – On Wednesday September 11, the Minister of Finance Perry Geerlings signed a settlement...

Sarah Wescot-Williams - U 2 Can Move founder President of Parliament awaiting the views of the Court, the Bar Association, and the Public Prosecutor on proposed changes to St. Maarten Codes

PHILIPSBURG — In my deliberations on the changes to the three Codes (Civil, Criminal and Criminal...

Joint controls held in the Point Blanch prison

Foto TIM VAN DIJK

PHILIPSBURG — Tuesday, September 3rd, 2019, at 6am, the personnel of the Pointe Blanche Prison together More...

Suspect in alleged attempted rape found dead on the French side

PHILIPSBURG — Detectives at the Juvenile and Morals Department are presently investigating a case of attempted rape which according to the..

Police Force receives work-visit from Progress Committee

PHILIPSBURG — On Tuesday July 30th the Police Chief Carl John and Management team received a scheduled work-visit from the Progress..

What can we learn from the Dorian experience in Abacos?

StMaartenNews Letters

Dear Editor, Super hurricanes are likely to be a regular feature of island life in the Caribbean in the future. More...

A unique achievement by Winair

Dear Editor, A remarkable report about aviation and government caught my eye in your online publication recently. It is a global..

TBO: THE BULL IN A GLASS CAGE

Dear Editor, The integrity filled TBO (Team Betterment Oppression) that is being permitted to create havoc here. This team of Dutch..
MP Claude Chacho Peterson - 2nd Vice Chair of Parliament

MP Peterson: “Goal accomplished”; Parliament meeting with Knops set for Wednesday

PHILIPSBURG –MP Claude ‘Chacho’ Peterson confirms that a meeting of Parliament has been convened for Wednesday, September 25th, 2019, with Dutch..
MP Rolando Brison on presentation MOT in Parliament 20 Feb 2019

MP Brison threatens to send prime minister home over mishandling of airport

PHILIPSBURG – “The biggest impediment to progress at the airport is the prime minister who has displayed poor leadership and incompetence..
AVET Signing with SZV

SZV-insured get access to non-emergency transport from Accessible Ventures

PHILIPSBURG — Social and Health Insurances SZV and Accessible Ventures recently signed a service agreement that would benefit those most in..
 
MinFIN TelEm Agreement Signed

Minister Geerlings signs settlement agreement with TelEm

POND ISLAND – On Wednesday September 11, the Minister of Finance Perry Geerlings signed a settlement agreement with TelEm Group regarding..
Effect sea level rise - 201807615 HH

Climate change: nobody moves

By Hilbert Haar Australia: 400,000.Berlin: 100,000. London: 100,000. Hamburg: 50,000. All of Germany: 1.4 million. St.Maarten: zero. These are just a..
MP Rolando Brison submits proposal - 20190813

Towers timeshare owners have MP Brison’s attention

PHILIPSBURG – Member of Parliament Rolando Brison has invited Leona Peterson Naude, the spokeswoman for the disgruntled timeshare owners at The..
 
Garth Sherwood - Country Manager - CIBC FirstCaribbean

CIBC FirstCaribbean hosts eighth Walk for the Cure

CUPECOY — For the eighth consecutive year CIBC FirstCaribbean International Bank will host the Walk for the Cure. The proceeds of..
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