Tag archive for ‘candidate ministers’
By The Publisher On Thursday, May 2nd, 2024

Debate about screening of candidate-ministers comes back to life

PHILIPSBURG — After every elections the same issue comes up: criticism of the screening of candidate-ministers. Whether this is justified or just sour grapes from candidates that did not make the cut remains More...

By The Publisher On Sunday, November 24th, 2019

Playing dead

By Hilbert Haar The interim government led by Silveria Jacobs currently consists of five ministers – one from the United St. Maarten party (USp) and the rest are all with the National Alliance (NA). Until the More...

By The Publisher On Thursday, April 12th, 2018

UD-SMCP coalition is still negotiating portfolios

PHILIPSBURG – The newly formed coalition of United Democrats and St. Maarten Christian Party is still negotiating the division of portfolios in the new government. On Thursday UD and SMCP-representatives met More...

By The Publisher On Saturday, January 13th, 2018

Governor receives final report from formateur Wescot-Williams

Harbour View – On January 12, 2018, His Excellency the Governor of Sint Maarten, drs. E.B. Holiday, received the updated final report from formateur S. Wescot-Williams. The formateur has accepted the commission More...

By The Publisher On Thursday, November 10th, 2016

Screening candidate-ministers nears completion

GREAT BAY – Formateur William Marlin met yesterday afternoon at 4 p.m. with Governor Drs. Eugène Holiday to discuss the state of affairs around the screening of candidate-ministers and the formation of the new More...

By The Publisher On Thursday, October 6th, 2016

Info candidate-ministers to governor tomorrow

GREAT BAY – Formateur William Marlin will submit the paperwork of the ministers for his new cabinet by tomorrow to Governor Holiday and to the national security service, suggesting that the candidates for all More...