Tag archive for ‘airport’
PM Leona Romeo Marlin - Sep 2019
By The Publisher On Wednesday, September 11th, 2019

Prime Minister Romeo Marlin clarifies position on the financing of the Airport Reconstruction

PHILIPSBURG – During the Council of Ministers press briefing on Wednesday September 11th, Prime Minister Leona Romeo Marlin took the opportunity to clarify the position of the Council of Ministers on the financing More...

causeway under construction
By The Publisher On Monday, September 9th, 2019

Minister Johnson spinned the Vidanova airport-funding story

PHILIPSBURG – Financing a US pre-clearance facility at the airport is not part of a refinancing proposal by Curacao-based pension fund Vidanova, as Minister Stuart Johnson (Tourism and Economic Affairs) claimed More...

Minister of Finance Perry Geerlings - Mar 2019
By The Publisher On Wednesday, April 3rd, 2019

Meeting with airport bondholders goes well; Labega not welcomed

PHILIPSBURG — The delegation headed by Finance Minister Perry Geerlings to a meeting with the bondholders and the Princess Juliana International Airport in the United States is said to have went well. The More...

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By The Publisher On Wednesday, March 13th, 2019

Minister Johnson and MP Brison welcome SXM Festival VIPs

AIRPORT — These photos show the impact the SXM Festival internationally, as on Wednesday afternoon Minister of Tourism the Honourable Stuart Johnson greeted the first passengers from American Airlines who More...

PM Leona Romeo Marlin presentation Parliament on Airport Financing 2019012101
By The Publisher On Tuesday, January 22nd, 2019

MP Emmanuel announces motion of no confidence

~ Minister Johnson absent from airport-debate ~ PHILIPSBURG – On the fringes of the parliamentary debate about the financing of the airport’s reconstruction National Alliance MP Christophe Emmanuel called More...

PM Leona Romeo Perry Geerlings Stas Knops Jorien Wuite group photo
By The Publisher On Sunday, January 20th, 2019

Prime Minister and Minister of Finance successfully negotiate 15 million dollar bridge loan for the Airport

PHILIPSBURG – Last week, Prime Minister Leona Romeo-Marlin and Minister of Finance Perry Geerlings travelled to the Netherlands to successfully negotiate and secure a bridge loan amounting up to 15 million US More...

StMaartenNews Letters
By The Publisher On Saturday, September 8th, 2018

If only

Dear Editor, Many years ago there was a board of directors that took the decision to build a new airport building and they approved the plans to build the airport building. They would have appointed expensive architects More...

TEATT Minister Stuart Johnson
By The Publisher On Saturday, August 4th, 2018

Johnson to MP Doran: “The people’s business is a fulltime job”

PHILIPSBURG — After one month in office, Minister of Tourism, Economic Affairs, Traffic & Telecommunication (TEATT) Stuart Johnson says he remains focused on ensuring that St. Maarten’s Airport is restored More...

MP Egbert Doran
By The Publisher On Thursday, August 2nd, 2018

MP Doran: Unacceptable that Ministers keep postponing meetings

~ “The people need answers now” says MP Doran ~ Philipsburg – A continuation of Central Committee meeting of the Princess Julianna International Airport scheduled on Friday 3, August, 2018, to More...

Hilbert Haar
By The Publisher On Monday, April 30th, 2018

Reconstruction priorities

By Hilbert Haar Roofs have to be repaired and businesses have to get back on their feet in the wake of Hurricane Irma. All that makes sense. But the real priorities for the country still lie elsewhere, as became More...