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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Minister Johnson at Fire Station Demolition 20180719
By The Publisher On Thursday, July 19th, 2018
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Minister Johnson visit Old Fire Station demolition site

PHILIPSBURG — As the announced demolition of the old Fire Station next to the Philipsburg Market started on Thursday, Minister of Tourism, Economic Affairs, Traffic & Telecommunication, TEATT Stuart Johnson More...

St. Maarten Cable TV building
By The Publisher On Wednesday, July 18th, 2018
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Hefty fines imposed to Sint Maarten Cable TV – revocation of license looms

Philipsburg – Bureau Telecommunications and Post St. Maarten (BTP) imposed administrative fines on Caribbean Teleview Services d.b.a. St. Maarten Cable TV for substantial license violations. For over 10 months More...

Thank You Sign Nagico
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...

kadaster
By The Publisher On Monday, July 16th, 2018
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Notaries accept short term solution for Kadaster

PHILIPSBURG — On Sunday, July 15th, 2018, in an invited comment regarding the expiration of the ultimatum issued by the notaris, minister of Finance, Perry Geerlings, stated that the notaries have accepted More...

St. Peters - Tangerine Road
By The Publisher On Monday, July 16th, 2018
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Sewage water running in the roads of St. Maarten remains a systemic problem

ST. PETERS — StMaartenNews.com made use of the quiet time on the roads while everyone was watching the France-Croatia World Cup final match to make a photo reportage of running water on the streets in the More...

Posh Productions Press Briefing Group Phto with Minister Johnson Director May-Ling Chun
By The Publisher On Friday, July 13th, 2018
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Posh Productions Presents Pageantry Plans for Carnival 2019

PHILIPSBURG — On Tuesday, July 10th, 2018, in the conference room at the House of Parliament, Anna Richardson, the director of Posh Productions presented the organization’s pageantry plans for Carnival More...

Julio R. Romney
By The Publisher On Thursday, July 12th, 2018
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Understanding our Parliamentary Democracy Government: The nullifying of the political crises/dilemma

By Political Analyst, Julio R. Romney Knowledge is understanding – with the swearing in of the Council of Ministers on June 25, 2018, the ruling United Democrats/Sint Maarten Christian Party (UD/SMCP) coalition More...

kadaster
By The Publisher On Thursday, July 12th, 2018
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Notaries issue ultimatum about non-functioning Kadaster

PHILIPSBURG – On Wednesday, July 11th, 2018, the notaries on St. Maarten issued an ultimatum regarding the lack of a functioning Mortgage Conservator at the Kadaster. If by Sunday, July 15th, no action is taken 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...