Council of Ministers has introductory meeting with Integrity Chamber

Council of Ministers and Integrity Chamber President and members - 20200122

PHILIPSBURG — The Council of Ministers met with the newly-established Integrity Chamber of Sint Maarten for an introductory meeting on Thursday, January 16, 2020. Present were the three current members Mrs. Rian Vogels, President, Mr. Rafael Boasman, member, and Mr. Hans Lodder, member as well as the Director of the Secretariat of the Integrity More...

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Governor Holiday - HH
By The Publisher On Thursday, January 16th, 2020

Governor Holiday concludes consultations and appoints Formateur Jacobs

Harbour View – The Governor of Sint Maarten, His Excellency drs. E.B. Holiday, following the outcome of the January 9, 2020 elections held consultations from January 10 through 14, 2020 to gather information to More...

Governor Holiday - HH
By The Publisher On Saturday, January 11th, 2020

Governor Holiday holds consultations regarding the election results

Harbour View – Today, January 10, 2020, the Governor of Sint Maarten, His Excellency drs. E.B. Holiday was informed by the chairman of the Central Voting Bureau about the proceedings of the January 9, parliamentary More...

SMCP logo with background
By The Publisher On Monday, January 6th, 2020

What did SMCP achieve in Government

The Sint Maarten Christian Party was in Government (Council of Ministers) for 17 months namely from June 25, 2018, until November 19, 2019. Party leader, Wycliffe Smith, was sworn in as Minister of Education, Culture, More...

New Government Administration Building, update
By The Publisher On Sunday, January 5th, 2020

Government refuses election observers

PHILIPSBURG — The Sint Maarten Christian Party, SMCP, learned that The Netherlands did offer to pay for the international election observers to visit Sint Maarten during this week’s election but that the More...

Wycliffe Smith 20180125 - HH
By The Publisher On Sunday, December 29th, 2019

Amendments bring election ordinance in line with the Constitution

PHILIPSBURG – Rather than come up with a comprehensive package for electoral reform, MP Wycliffe Smith, in his role as caretaker prime minister, already suggested amendments to the Election Ordinance and the More...

PM Silveria Jacobs
By The Publisher On Sunday, December 15th, 2019

Prime Minister updates on French side developments

PHILIPSBURG – Prime Minister Silveria Jacobs, supported by the Council of Ministers, decided today, in a second emergency meeting with Police representatives, senior staff of the Ministries of General Affairs, More...

PM Silveria Jacobs meeting Justice authorities
By The Publisher On Sunday, December 15th, 2019

Prime Minister, Ministers meet to discuss French side developments

PHILIPSURG — The Prime Minister Silveria Jacobs, Minister of Justice Egbert Doran, Minister of (Tourism, Economic Affairs, Telecommunications and Transport (TEATT) Mellissa Arrindell-Doncher, along with the More...

HW Rian Vogels - President Integrity Chamber St. Maarten
By The Publisher On Friday, December 13th, 2019

Senior Judge H.W. (Rian) Vogels appointed President of the Integrity Chamber of Sint Maarten

THE HAGUE/PHILIPSBURG (13 December 2019) – The Kingdom Council of Ministers today, Friday, approved the appointment of Senior Judge in The Hague Mrs. H.W. (Rian) Vogels as President of the Integrity Chamber of More...

Airport Refinancing Signing in Washington
By The Publisher On Wednesday, December 11th, 2019

Government signs long-overdue funding agreements for airport reconstruction

PHILIPSBURG – In February MP Frans Richardson of the United St. Maarten party (USp) declared during a debate about funding for the reconstruction of the airport terminal in parliament that “The agreement with More...