Spelling Bee - participants judges etc 2018 (2)

Spelling Bee Set to Start this Sunday

PHILIPSBURG — The 8th Annual Rotary/Rotaract Spelling Bee 2019 will kick off on Sunda,y October 20th, at the Belair Community More...

Happiness Event - World Mental Health Day - Funtopia

Mental Health Foundation organizes Happiness Event

PHILIPSBURG — Last week, on international World Mental Health Day, October 10th, The Mental Health Foundation of Sint Maarten More...

TEATT Minister Stuart Johnson

Johnson rejects “false claims” regarding new casino license

PHILIPSBURG — The claims that Minister of TEATT, the honourable Stuart Johnson, issued a license for the establishment of a casino More...

Minister Christopher Wever 20191016

Staff Domain Affairs protest decision of Minister of VROMI

PHILIPSBURG — On Wednesday, October 16, staff of the Department of Domain Affairs sent a letter to the Minister of VROMI, Christopher 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 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...

Healthy - World Food Day

Our actions are our future. Healthy Diets for a #ZeroHunger World

GREAT BAY, Sint Maarten (DCOMM) – World Food Day (WFD) was a day of action against chronic hunger and malnutrition and the 2019 theme More...

KPSM Police Force News Update

Police on the search for armed robber

PHILIPSBURG — Police are on the search for an armed robber, who was last seen heading to Sucker Garden, and are asking anyone 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...

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...

Spelling Bee - participants judges etc 2018 (2) Spelling Bee Set to Start this Sunday

PHILIPSBURG — The 8th Annual Rotary/Rotaract Spelling Bee 2019 will kick off on Sunda,y October 20th,...

Happiness Event - World Mental Health Day - Funtopia Mental Health Foundation organizes Happiness Event

PHILIPSBURG — Last week, on international World Mental Health Day, October 10th, The Mental Health Foundation...

TEATT Minister Stuart Johnson Johnson rejects “false claims” regarding new casino license

PHILIPSBURG — The claims that Minister of TEATT, the honourable Stuart Johnson, issued a license for...

Police on the search for armed robber

KPSM Police Force News Update

PHILIPSBURG — Police are on the search for an armed robber, who was last seen heading to Sucker Garden, More...

Police investigates robbery, makes arrests, and confiscates counterfeit bags

PHILIPSBURG – Over the weekend, police have been working on various crimes – investigating the robbery at the restaurant in A.Th. Illidge,..

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..

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..
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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 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..
 
Happiness Event - World Mental Health Day - Funtopia

Mental Health Foundation organizes Happiness Event

PHILIPSBURG — Last week, on international World Mental Health Day, October 10th, The Mental Health Foundation of Sint Maarten (MHF) organized..
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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..

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