Sarah Deems IPKO a Success

MP Sarah Wescot-Williams Presentation IPKO Jan 2018 (2)

~ Consultations Should Always Be With End Goal In Mind ~ Philipsburg St. Maarten, January 18, 2019 – “I wish to again congratulate all of the persons who contributed to the success of the Interparliamentary Kingdom Consultations (IPKO) held on St. Maarten during the week of January 7th, 2019. Nonetheless the debate continues with the question, More...

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By The Publisher On Thursday, January 17th, 2019
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Financial supervision remains in place for another three years

PHILIPSBURG – St. Maarten and Curacao will remain under financial supervision until at least 2021. The committee that evaluated the countries’ level of compliance with the Kingdom law financial supervision More...

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By The Publisher On Wednesday, January 16th, 2019
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Audit Chamber: “Ministries are not in control of public funds”

PHILIPSBURG  – The government’s 2016 financial statements contain “material errors of profound influence,” the General Audit Chamber writes in its Compliance Audit, a document that was presented to More...

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By The Publisher On Monday, January 14th, 2019
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Ansary frustrates restructuring of insurance company ENNIA

PHILIPSBURG – Hushang Ansary, the 93-year old Persian-American major shareholder of Parman International B.V. is frustrating the restructuring process the Central Bank of Curacao and St. Maarten (CBCS) has More...

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By The Publisher On Sunday, January 13th, 2019
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Beef between boys leads to death 2 year old child

St. Peters/Retreat Estate — St. Peters is all shook up at the tragic death of a 2 year old boy, who is said to be turning 3 tomorrow. The incident occurred sometime around 10:30am this Sunday morning. Apparently, More...

Bibi Shaw - Person of the Year - 2018
By The Publisher On Saturday, January 12th, 2019
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The thing about Bibi….

PHILIPSBURG — On the occasion of her selection by StMaartenNews.com as Person of the Year 2018, we interviewed Bibi Shaw at her private residence in French Quarter on Saint Martin. We got a first hand look More...

IPKO consultation meeting - 10 Jan 2019
By The Publisher On Saturday, January 12th, 2019
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Ipko-agreements are detailed, yet vague

PHILIPSBURG – Delegates to the Inter-Parliamentary Kingdom Consultation (Ipko) that ended on Friday found common ground for a list of agreements that was signed by all delegations. The document contains quite More...

Bibi Shaw - Person of the Year 2018
By The Publisher On Friday, January 11th, 2019
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Bibi Shaw is StMaartenNews.com’s Person of the Year

PHILIPSBURG — Love her or hate her, with her SMN-News.com website, Bibi Shaw has become a prominent fixture in the media landscape of St. Maarten and a force to be reckoned with when it comes to exposing More...

IPKO meeting - 10 Jan 2019
By The Publisher On Thursday, January 10th, 2019
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Dispute regulation heats up Ipko-meeting

PHILIPSBURG – Discussions about the dispute regulation during the Inter-Parliamentary Kingdom Consultation got heated when the delegations from Curacao, Aruba and St. Maarten expressed their disappointment More...

IPKO consultation meeting - 10 Jan 2019
By The Publisher On Thursday, January 10th, 2019
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Ipko positive about structural election observation

PHILIPSBURG – All four delegations taking part in the Inter-Parliamentary Kingdom Consultation (Ipko) reacted positively to a proposal by VVD parliamentarian André Bosman to establish structural election More...