William hopes Govt releases container homes to residents soon

Signing National Decree Prime Minister William MARLIN

GREAT BAY — Former Prime Minister William Marlin in a press release on Sunday expressed hope that residents who are in need will soon receive the 12 container homes he had ordered, when he had been in office, for persons who lost their residences during hurricane Irma. The homes are sturdy 20 foot collapsible containers that are fully isolated More...

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By webadmin On Friday, February 16th, 2018

William: Govt holding back roof repair program

GREAT BAY — Former Prime Minister William Marlin says government seems to be deliberately holding back the immediate roof repair program initiated by the former government, delaying the mending of the roofs More...

Sarah Wescot-Williams 20180214 - HH
By webadmin On Thursday, February 15th, 2018

Bi-weekly question hour takes off in March

PHILIPSBURG – Parliament will begin to host a bi-weekly question hour with members of the government after the February 26 elections at the beginning of March, President of parliament MP Sarah Wescot-Williams More...

Dutch & French Government officials on Cooperation
By webadmin On Sunday, February 11th, 2018

Dutch & French Side Governments rekindle cooperation discussions

PHILIPSBURG –- On Sunday morning February 11th Prime Minister Leona Romeo Marlin together with Minister of Finance Michael Ferrier, Minister of Justice Cornelius Deweever, and Minister of VROMI Miklos Giterson More...

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By webadmin On Thursday, February 8th, 2018

Recovery money goes as grant into World Bank trust fund

PHILIPSBURG – The €550 million reconstruction fund the Netherlands has made available to St. Maarten will be deposited as a grant into a trust fund at the World Bank. How the money will be spent and  made More...

PM Leona Marlin - Raymond Knops visit roof repair candidates
By webadmin On Thursday, February 8th, 2018

Prime Minister Leona Romeo Marlin & State Secretary Raymond Knops visit Roof Repair Program Candidates

Philipsburg – On Thursday afternoon a delegation including Prime Minister Leona Romeo Marlin, Minister of VROMI Miklos Giterson and State Secretary Raymond Knops visited 2 of the 480 homes that have been More...

Philipsburg Overview
By webadmin On Wednesday, February 7th, 2018

SER Advice for Better Waste Management

In December 2016 the Social Economic Council (SER) submitted a letter to Government with an advice for Better Waste Management. Click here to read this letter with the advice on the website of this government advisory More...

By webadmin On Tuesday, February 6th, 2018

Government addresses second major fire on Pond Island

GREAT BAY, Sint Maarten (DCOMM) – Prime Minister Leona Romeo Marlin in an update on Tuesday evening says the Government Administration Building will remain closed to the public on Wednesday, February 7. The second More...

Emmanuel and Buncamper - dump
By webadmin On Tuesday, February 6th, 2018

Emmanuel’s waste-to-energy memorandum

PHILIPSBURG – On December 14 of last year, former VROMI-Minister Christophe Emmanuel paraded a memorandum of understanding to journalists during the weekly Council of Ministers press briefing about the construction More...

COM ministers and fire
By webadmin On Monday, February 5th, 2018

Landfill Fire: Urgent Notices from Government

Landfill Fire: COM Closes Schools in Philipsburg. Business Owners and residents should take measures GREAT BAY – Due to the fire at the Pond Island landfill, the Prime Minister in collaboration with the Council More...