No mass layoffs at Massy; only 5% staff reduction

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PHILIPSBURG — Reports reaching our news desk indicated that 50% of Massy United Insurance in Trinidad were being let go and Barbados and the BVI were to soon follow. However, an official statement StMaartenNews.com received from Massy United Insurance Ltd in Barbados stated that only 5% of its staff headcount in Trinidad and Barbados had been More...

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By The Publisher On Tuesday, July 17th, 2018
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NAGICO almost at a 100% settlement score

~ NAGICO continues to settle hurricane insurance claims at a score of 94% to date in St. Maarten, according to a company statement to StMaartenNews.com ~ PHILIPSBURG — NAGICO wrote to StMaartenNews.com that More...

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By Desk Editor On Tuesday, July 17th, 2018
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Food wholesalers and warehouse depots requested to be storm ready


GREAT BAY — Sint Maarten (DCOMM) — Food wholesalers and warehouse depots are requested to have their facilities storm/hurricane ready by having a plan in place to prepare and secure their properties More...

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By Desk Editor On Tuesday, July 17th, 2018
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ECS updated Department of Statistics (STAT)

The Department of Statistics (STAT) from the Ministry of Tourism, Economic Affairs, Traffic & Telecommunications, embarked upon an Economic Census Survey (ECS) approximately 10 weeks ago and has received information More...

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By Desk Editor On Monday, July 16th, 2018
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Apple Leisure Group Inks First Resort Management Deal in St. Martin

NEWTOWN SQUARE — PA. (July 16, 2018) — AMResorts, an Apple Leisure Group (ALG) company, announced today its entry into St. Martin with the signing of a new resort brand management deal to bring its More...

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By Desk Editor On Sunday, July 15th, 2018
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Geerlings tells over 100 civil servants restructuring government is a priority

PHILIPSBURG — Minister of Finance Perry Geerlings outlined critical elements of his strategic plan focused on driving efficiency and restructuring government, during an introductory meeting with over 100 More...

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By The Publisher On Monday, July 9th, 2018
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Mullet Bay land worth 460 million guilders at the heart of Ennia’s pension problems

PHILIPSBURG – Over the weekend, reports reaching our news desk indicated that the Prosecutor’s Office in Curacao at the behest of the Central Bank of Curacao and St. Maarten (CBCS) requested the assistance of More...

Caribbean Cinemas St. Maarten Now Open 20180704 RR
By The Publisher On Sunday, July 8th, 2018
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TEATT Ministry commend the Caribbean Cinemas on Megaplex 7 reopening

PHILIPSBURG—Economic Affairs Minister Stuart Johnson has lauded the grand reopening of the Caribbean Cinemas Megaplex 7 in St. Maarten a “much needed economic activity generator for our economy.” In a press More...

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By Desk Editor On Thursday, June 28th, 2018
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Minister Giterson attends Resilient Infrastructure Forum

PHILIPSBURG — On June 26th, 27th and 28th Minister of Public Housing, Spatial Planning, Environment and Infrastructure (VROMI) Miklos Giterson attended the Resilient Infrastructure Forum (RIF) for Latin More...

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By Desk Editor On Thursday, June 28th, 2018
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Minister Johnson encourages continued participation in Economic Census Survey

POND ISLAND — Sint Maarten — The Department of Statistics (STAT) from the Ministry of Tourism, Economic Affairs, Traffic & Telecommunications, embarked upon an Economic Census Survey (ECS) back in More...