TelEm-BTP settlement leaves many questions unanswered

Telem CEO Kendall Dupersoy, Minister of TEATT Ludmila de Weever, Cabinet of TEATT Legal Advisor Aarti Baran, BTP Director Anthony Carty

  PHILIPSBURG – Telecommunication Minister Ludmila De Weever brokered a settlement between telecom provider Telem and Bureau Telecommunication and Post (BTP), according to a press release issued by the ministry. Unfortunately, the press release was short on details so it remains unclear what this settlement exactly entails. Apparently, TelEm More...

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Telem CEO Kendall Dupersory - 2020071103
By The Publisher On Tuesday, August 11th, 2020
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Exclusive interview with TelEm CEO Kendall Dupersoy

~ "By the hook or the crook, you need to partner with a larger company." ~ PHILIPSBURG – Don't let anybody fool you when it comes to Kendall Dupersoy, the Chief Executive Officer of telecom provider TelEm. He More...

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By The Publisher On Sunday, August 9th, 2020
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French/Dutch border restrictions do not apply to pedestrians

BELLEVUE — French St. Martin reported sixteen new COVID-19 cases today. Officially, the border between the Dutch and the French side has been closed since July 31, a day before St. Maarten welcomed American More...

The Constitution of Sint Maarten – When it is time to vote - book by Hensley Plantijn
By The Publisher On Sunday, August 9th, 2020
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Every voter must buy a copy of this book

“The Constitution of Sint Maarten – When it is time to vote” By author Hensley G.A. Plantijn A book review for StMaartenNews.com by Terrance Rey ~ People must buy this book if they want to fully understand More...

Cole Bay Bellevue border - 20200808 JH
By The Publisher On Monday, August 3rd, 2020
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Border closure has taken on a European context, says MP Wescot-Williams

MP Wescot-Williams: “St. Maarten/St. Martin’s border closure has taken on a European context and should be elevated to a Kingdom level.” Philipsburg, St. Maarten, August 2, 2020 – MP Wescot-Williams: More...

Michael Granger - Owner Teo's Superette mini market
By The Publisher On Monday, August 3rd, 2020
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Teo’s Superette, new mini supermarket in St. Peters

~ In the mold of a Colmado and Bodega ~ ST. PETERS — The district of St. Peters and surrounding neighborhoods will benefit this week from the opening of the area’s first mini-market with a focus on More...

Minister of Tourism Stuart Johnson - 6 Mar 2019
By The Publisher On Friday, July 31st, 2020
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Former Minister Johnson frustrated Ombudsman investigation into airport’s procurement policy

PHILIPSBURG – Former Minister of Tourism and Economic Affairs (TEATT) Stuart Johnson actively frustrated an investigation by the Ombudsman into the procurement policy at the Princess Juliana International Airport. More...

Dr. Leonard Richardson M.D. COVID-19 facility
By The Publisher On Wednesday, July 29th, 2020
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Covidist Richardson urges governments to make evidence-based decisions

BALTIMORE / PHILIPSBURG – Countries need knowledgeable leadership and they must make evidence-based medical decisions. That is the message from Lt. Colonel Dr. Leonard (Lenny) Richardson, a COVID-19 researcher More...

Sunset Building 3
By The Publisher On Tuesday, July 28th, 2020
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Night life industry develop new COVID protocol; will present to government

~ Press release from the soon-to-be-established Bar, Restaurant, Casino and Night Life Association for immediate publication ~ SIMPSON BAY — About 30 representatives of the bar, restaurant, casino and night More...

Caribbean Reform Entity is Coming
By The Publisher On Sunday, July 26th, 2020
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Will the Caribbean Reform Entity become a reality?

  PHILIPSBURG – The number of corona-virus infections has pushed attention for the Caribbean Reform Entity (CRE) to the background – but it is still there. Since Prime Minister Silveria Jacobs left More...