Geerlings offers payment plan on unpaid taxes to ease the pressure on businesses

Finance Minister Perry Geerlings 20180717

PHILIPSBURG — Times are still “tough for everyone” and in recognition of this reality, Finance Minister, the Honourable Perry Geerlings, has decided to offer an extension of the deadline for payment of outstanding taxes or create a payment arrangement for businesses if it is proven that they cannot meet their tax obligation on a timely basis. Beginning More...

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Minister of Tourism Stuart Johnson - 6 Mar 2019
By The Publisher On Thursday, March 7th, 2019

St. Maarten closer to finalizing Pre-Clearance

PHILIPSBURG — St. Maarten is now closer to providing pre-clearance for aircrafts to the United States of America at the Princess Juliana International Airport, said Minister responsible for Tourism Stuart More...

COM ministers 27 Feb 2019
By The Publisher On Wednesday, February 27th, 2019

COM ministers willing to reduce their salary

PHILIPSBURG — In regards to the recent report that indicated that the Dutch Government is prepared to stop the liquidity support to St. Maarten if members of Parliament do not reduce their salaries, Deputy Prime More...

Council of Ministers Press Photo - Feb 2019
By The Publisher On Wednesday, February 20th, 2019

Coalition partners support Theo

PHILIPSBURG — The arrest of the leader of the United Democrats Member of Parliament Theodore Heyliger by the Anti-Corruption Task Force (TBO) on Tuesday morning at his home has drawn support from the coalition. Minister More...

IMF headquarters
By The Publisher On Sunday, February 17th, 2019

IMF: Political stability critical for business investment decisions

PHILIPSBURG – Cumbersome regulations, red tape, weak governance, antiquated tax and labor laws, skill mismatches, restrictive labor markets, high energy costs, infrastructure bottlenecks and political volatility More...

Minister of Finance Perry Geerlings - 20180213
By The Publisher On Wednesday, February 13th, 2019

Finance Minister says that motorists could have both stickers and number plates

PHILIPSBURG — There are conflicting reports coming from the Ministry of Finance regarding the issuing of the vehicle number plates and the stickers. The Minister of Finance Perry Geerlings in response to questions More...

PM Leona Romeo Marlin at Press Briefing 07 Feb 2019
By The Publisher On Friday, February 8th, 2019

Prime Minister ably defends herself in light of the vote of no confidence

PHILIPSBURG—Prime Minister Leona Romeo-Marlin in her address to the people of St. Maarten on the vote of no-confidence against her government by the National Alliance faction in the Parliament said that she More...

PM Leona Romeo Marlin at Press Briefing Jan 2019
By The Publisher On Friday, February 8th, 2019

Dutch Kingdom supports Venezuela interim president

PHILIPSBURG—The entire Dutch Kingdom will support the interim President of Venezuela Juan Guaido said Prime Minister Leona Romeo-Marlin during the Council of Ministers Press Conference on Wednesday. According More...

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By The Publisher On Wednesday, January 30th, 2019

SG Dovale-Meit leaves Audit Chamber

PHILISPBURG – Joane Dovale-Meit has left her position as Secretary-General of the General Audit Chamber “to explore new career opportunities in good agreement with the board,” a press statement from the More...

PM Leona Romeo Marlin - Pressbriefing 23 Jan 2019
By The Publisher On Wednesday, January 23rd, 2019

Prime Minister confirms that the $100 million is only for the airport reconstruction

PHILIPSBURG—Prime Minister Leona Romeo-Marlin has confirmed that the 100 million Euros that is being acquired from the World Bank and the European Investment Bank is only being used for the reconstruction of More...