Tropical Storm Beryl is moving Westward to West-northward towards the Caribbean island

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To the residents and visitors of Sint Maarten As we approach the peak of the Hurricane Season the Government of Sint Maarten and its Disaster Emergency Management system over the past months have been very busy internally coordinating and training with external stakeholders to improve our preparedness and response to weather related and other natural More...

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MinTEATT STB May Ling Presentation
By Desk Editor On Tuesday, July 3rd, 2018
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May-Ling on Natural Disasters: Tourism sector must be ready for them

GREAT BAY — Sint Maarten (DCOMM) — The St. Maarten Tourism Bureau (STB) in collaboration with the St. Maarten Hospitality & Trade Association (SHTA), on June 29 concluded their Hurricane Preparedness More...

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By Desk Editor On Monday, June 25th, 2018
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Residents advised of HUREX 2018 Training Exercise planned for June 26

GREAT BAY — Sint Maarten (DCOMM) — Hurricane Exercise 2018 (HUREX 2018) will once again involve a major training exercise that will take place on Tuesday, June 26 between the hours of 8.30am and 10.30am. Residents More...

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By The Publisher On Saturday, June 16th, 2018
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Climate change threatens St. Maarten’s existence

PHILIPSBURG – “We are among the most vulnerable Caribbean tourists destinations between 25 and 50 years from now,” Governor Drs. Eugène Holiday said in his opening address at the seventh annual Governor’s More...

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By The Publisher On Tuesday, June 12th, 2018
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Review LuminAID Packlite Max, a Solar Powered Lantern and Phone Charger in one

ST. JOHN’S ESTATE – The Wizards, specializing in computer repairs and onsite services, is now the official reseller for an environmentally-friendly product that has a very unusual feature: A solar powered LED More...

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By The Publisher On Thursday, May 31st, 2018
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Message from the Prime Minister regarding start Atlantic Hurricane Season

2018 ATLANTIC HURRICANE SEASON Message by the Prime Minister of Sint Maarten Hon. Leona Romeo-Marlin To the people of Sint Maarten and guests visiting our shores, today June 1st marks the official start of the 2018 More...

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By The Publisher On Tuesday, May 29th, 2018
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Irma’s power equalled 18 hurricane seasons

PHILIPSBURG – The Department of Atmospheric Science at Colorado State University has predicted a slightly above average hurricane season. Research scientist Phil Klotzbach expects fourteen named storm, of which More...

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By Online Editor On Monday, May 21st, 2018
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Fire Dept./Office of Disaster Management calls on nation to start preparing for the 2018 Atlantic hurricane season

GREAT BAY, Sint Maarten (DCOMM) – “Remember it only takes one,” is the theme of the Fire Department/Office of Disaster Management (ODM) for the 2018 Atlantic hurricane season.   The Fire Department/ODM More...

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By The Publisher On Thursday, January 18th, 2018
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Prime Minister Romeo Marlin expresses sympathy to the Government & People of the Netherlands

PHILIPSBURG –  Newly sworn in Prime Minister Leona Romeo Marlin has expressed her sympathy to the Government and people of the Netherlands on behalf of Sint Maarten on the passing of 3 persons during the More...

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By The Publisher On Tuesday, January 9th, 2018
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DCOMM: Public is requested to follow and consume official sources only and not rely on unsubstantiated information

GREAT BAY, Sint Maarten (DCOMM) – The Office of Disaster Management (ODM) which falls under the Fire Department, has been receiving queries with respect to a WhatsApp video circulating about a weather system that More...