Viren Kotai: A fresh voice for his generation

Viren Vinod Kotai - SMCP Candidate #9

Dear Editor, Viren Vinod Kotai was born on Sint Maarten in 1995, right in between the two major hurricanes Luis and Marilyn. He attended the St. Dominic Primary School and then went on to complete the St. Dominic High School at the very young age of 16. His next educational stop was Canada where he completed the associate level in Accounting and Finance More...

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Tswana Nunes - SMCP Candidate #7
By The Publisher On Saturday, November 30th, 2019

Tswana Nunes-Burleson is “determined to make a difference”

“My humble, down-to-earth character and naturally caring personality allows me to connect with people of all walks of life without prejudice”. This is one of the ways that this remarkable SMCP candidate describes More...

Sign Endorsement Political Parties
By The Publisher On Sunday, November 24th, 2019

The writing is on the wall

By Hilbert Haar Let me make one thing clear before writing anything else. The real winners and losers will become apparent only after the January 9, 2020 elections. But I still think, quoting Greta Thunberg, that More...

SMCP on Postulation Day 21 Nov 2019 - 2019112101
By The Publisher On Friday, November 22nd, 2019

Elections promise earthquake shift in the balance of power

PHILIPSBURG – Seven parties, 112 candidates and fifteen seats available in parliament: the theoretical odds of winning a seat are close to 1:7.5. The January elections promise an earthquake shift in the balance More...

SMCP on Postulation Day 21 Nov 2019 - 20191121
By The Publisher On Thursday, November 21st, 2019


PHILIPSBURG — On Postulation Day, Thursday, November 21, 2019, the Sint Maarten Christian Party, SMCP, submitted a list of 13 candidates for the upcoming 2020 elections to be held on Thursday, January 9. The More...

Postulation Day Schedule - 21 Nov 2019
By The Publisher On Wednesday, November 20th, 2019

Postulation Day Schedule

Video explaining the process on Postulation Day:  More...

Elections ballot form
By Online Editor On Thursday, November 7th, 2019

Upcoming Election on December 6th , 2019

The St. Maarten Chamber of Commerce and Industry would like to inform the members of the business community of the upcoming postulation period for the COCI Elections for the Board of Directors of the St. Maarten More...

Endorsement Day at Census Building 08 Jan 2018
By Online Editor On Tuesday, October 15th, 2019

Voters asked to update their information at civil registry

PHILIPSBURG — The Civil Registry Department would hereby like to invite all eligible voters in connection with the upcoming parliamentary elections to update their voter information. Citizens are invited More...

Members of Electoral Council-min
By The Publisher On Sunday, October 6th, 2019

Deadline for application registration new political parties: Wednesday, October 9, 2019

PHILIPSBURG — The Electoral Council hereby wishes to inform prospective political parties desirous of participating in the upcoming elections on 9 January 2020 that: In view of the fact that postulation date More...

Hilbert Haar
By The Publisher On Friday, October 4th, 2019

A giant blooper

By Hilbert Haar Did Governor Drs. Eugène Holiday overstep the mark on September 23 when he signed the national decree that invokes article 59? That question rumbles through the corridors of power in The Hague More...