Tag archive for ‘article’
By The Publisher On Tuesday, November 21st, 2023

Investigative journalism consortium dives into the ENNIA-saga

PHILIPSBURG — The International Consortium of Investigative Journalists (ICIJ) has published an article about the dispute between ENNIA’s majority shareholder Hushang Ansary and the Central Bank of Curacao More...

By The Publisher On Monday, July 18th, 2022

Gibson defiant about bribery-insinuations

PHILIPSBURG — The Central Bank of Curacao and St. Maarten (CBCS) and the ENNIA companies say that there are “indications of bribery” of former Minister of Finance Richard Gibson Sr. But Gibson states More...

By The Publisher On Monday, July 18th, 2022

Richard Gibson Sr. response to article in Antilliaans Dagblad

Saturday morning July 16, 2022, the Curacao newspaper Antilliaanse Dagblad published an article on its front page with a photo of Richard Gibson (Sr) titled: “INDICATION OF BRIBERY”. From the content of the More...

By The Publisher On Friday, March 11th, 2022

How to obtain land-ownership through prescriptive rights

PHILIPSBURG — There are different ways to become the owner of immovable property, like land or real estate. Civil law attorney Reynold Groeneveldt describes the finer points of this issue in an article with More...

By The Publisher On Saturday, October 17th, 2020

Rebuttal to article about Pro Soualiga Foundation

Dear Editor, I recently read your article concerning a letter sent by Pro Soualiga to the Cft. In said article, there were some erroneous and misleading statements. 1) The Court’s decision had nothing to More...

By The Publisher On Thursday, July 2nd, 2020

MP Heyliger-Marten requests formal position of Bar Association

~ Racism and bigotry in St. Maarten are unacceptable, says MP Grisha Heyliger-Marten ~ PHILIPSBURG—”The fact that Mr. Hatzmann sees the people of Sint Maarten as “little village people” proves that he More...

By The Publisher On Friday, July 26th, 2019

A thoughtful expose

By Hilbert Haar Running a country is not a profitable business. If the Netherlands, or St. Maarten or Curacao for that matter, had been private sector businesses they would have had to close their doors a long time More...

By The Publisher On Tuesday, April 30th, 2019

Volkskrant describes St. Maarten as money laundering center

PHILIPSBURG – Sint Maarten made headlines in the Volkskrant on Tuesday and the news was not good. “An attractive island for tourists – and for criminal gangs that launder money,” correspondent Kees More...

By The Publisher On Thursday, June 7th, 2018

Nagico’s response to article being circulated regarding conducting operations in the USVI

June 7, 2018 – For immediate Release Re: NAGICO Insurance, A Caribbean-Wide Firm, is Doing Business in Territory Without License and Lieutenant Governor Warns Public About NAGICO Insurance Company We have taken More...

By The Publisher On Saturday, April 21st, 2018

To write or not to write…. about the dump fire again

Last week Saturday, Carnival Fascination cruise ship was informed about the smoke from the dump by the port authorities and advised not to make a call at the port of St. Maarten. Despite this the captain decided, More...