Bob Traa appointed Central Bank president

CBCS Central Bank Head Offce in St. Maarten

WILLEMSTAD/PHILIPSBURG — Effective June 13, 2019, Bob Traa has been temporarily appointed by the Supervisory Board (SB) of the Central Bank of Curaçao and St. Maarten (CBCS) as President of the CBCS in anticipation of the finalization of his definite appointment. The position of president was temporarily filled by Leila Matroos-Lasten since More...

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CBCS PSA insurance coverage
By The Publisher On Tuesday, April 23rd, 2019
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Public Service Announcement CBCS

Public Service Announcement provided by the Central Bank of Curacao & St. Maarten. If you have renovated or purchased big-ticket items for your home, then you need to get an appraisal and adjust your insurance More...

CIBC FirstCaribbean's First in Business Seminar at Belair Community Center March 14th 2019 - - - Richard Hazel Photo
By The Publisher On Friday, March 22nd, 2019
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How entrepreneurs responded to CIBC FirstCaribbean’s First in Business Seminar

BELAIR — CIBC FirstCaribbean recently held it First in Business Seminar at Belair Community Center on Thursday, March 14th, 2019. According to Garth Sherwood, Country Manager CIBC FirstCaribbean, the aim More...

Robbie's Lottery Head Office St. Maarten
By The Publisher On Wednesday, March 20th, 2019
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Banks kick lottery companies out

PHILIPSBURG — The Windward Islands Bank (WIB) in St. Maarten and Maduro & Curiel’s Bank (MCB) in Curacao do not have to maintain their banking relationships any longer with Robbie’s Lottery and five More...

CIBC FirstCaribbean's First in Business Seminar at Belair Community Center March 14th 2019 - - - Richard Hazel Photo
By The Publisher On Saturday, March 16th, 2019
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CIBC FirstCaribbean’s First in Business Seminar a Success

~ Provides MSME Community with Solid Network and Information ~ Philipsburg, St. Maarten, March 15th, 2019 – “The Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises (MSME) sector is one of the primary drivers of economic growth More...

SZV-building
By The Publisher On Wednesday, March 13th, 2019
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SZV victim of sophisticated phishing scam

PHILIPSBURG, Sint Maarten (Tuesday March 12th, 2019) — Social & Health Insurances SZV has recently been targeted by a seemingly international phishing scam. As a good corporate citizen, SZV takes this opportunity More...

Public Prosecutor's Office entrance
By The Publisher On Saturday, March 9th, 2019
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Anti-corruption task force investigates all suspicious financial transactions

PHILIPSBURG — The Public Prosecutor’s Office has serious concerns about the financial investigative capacity of the police force. Answering questions from stmaartennews.com, the prosecutor’s office said More...

Robbie's Lottery Head Office St. Maarten
By The Publisher On Thursday, February 28th, 2019
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De-risking strategy targets casinos and lottery companies

PHILIPSBURG - The Risk Based Approach banks in St. Maarten and Curacao have developed to get an angle on the risks certain clients represent has resulted in long court battles the banks so far have consistently More...

CBCS Central Bank Directors Oath Governor - 14 Feb 2019
By The Publisher On Thursday, February 14th, 2019
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CBCS Executive Directors took the oath before the Governor

WILLEMSTAD/PHILIPSBURG – On February 13, 2019, Mrs. Leila Matroos-Lasten and Mr. José Jardim were sworn in as Executive Directors of the Centrale Bank van Curaçao en Sint Maarten (CBCS) as they took the oath More...

Opening WIB Bush Road Digital Branch - 20190212 AB
By The Publisher On Tuesday, February 12th, 2019
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Windward Islands Bank opens their new branch on Bush Road

PHILIPSBURG — “There is an urgent need to invest in the national infrastructure and the economy,” said Governor Eugene Holiday during the opening ceremonies of the Windward Islands Bank Bush Road Branch. More...