Tag archive for ‘CFT’
Henk Kamp
By The Publisher On Wednesday, May 9th, 2018

Henk Kamp succeeds Dekker in Cft

PHILIPSBURG – Sybilla Dekker steps down as member of the Board financial supervision (Cft) for Curacao and St. Maarten and the Cft BES. Henk Kamp will succeed her in the Cft for Curacao and St. Maarten. On april More...

CFT Sint Maarten chairman Gradius
By The Publisher On Monday, April 30th, 2018

Cft urges Minister Ferrier to hire technical assistance

PHILIPSBURG – Financial supervisor Cft  urges Minister Mike Ferrier (Finance) to hire technical assistance to increase the capacity at the finance department, including the tax inspectorate. “Possibly technical More...

Mike Ferrier 20180115 - HH
By The Publisher On Wednesday, March 21st, 2018

Cft criticizes financial management again

PHILIPSBURG – Financial supervisor Cft has advised Minister of Finance Mike Ferrier to hire external technical assistance to put the government’s financial administration and financial management in order. Cft-chairman More...

CFT Sint Maarten
By The Publisher On Friday, February 9th, 2018

CFT: “An adopted 2018 budget and get the economy rolling again are top priorities for Sint Maarten”

Philipsburg — The Cft board has visited St. Maarten and Saba this week. It was the first visit of Cft after the devastating Hurricanes Irma and Maria in September. On Saba we discussed financial and reconstruction More...

Richard Gibson - HH 20171211
By The Publisher On Monday, December 11th, 2017

Government out of money by month’s end

PHILIPSBURG – The government will run out of money by the end of this month. This appears from a letter Cft-chairman Raymond Gradus sent to Finance Minister Richard Gibson about the proposal to amend the 2017 More...

Cft visit Curacao 4 Oct 2017
By The Publisher On Sunday, October 8th, 2017

Cft report on Bonaire

Kralendijk – During its visit to Bonaire on October 3rd the Board of financial supervision Bonaire, Sint Eustatius and Saba (Cft) emphasized the need for an adequate budget execution (such as key role functions) More...

Cft visit Curacao 4 Oct 2017
By The Publisher On Wednesday, October 4th, 2017

Cft: “Curacao Budget 2017 developing inadequately”

Willemstad – During its visit to Curaçao, the Board of financial supervision Curaçao and Sint Maarten (Cft) indicated that the implementation of the 2017 budget was under great pressure. Revenue enhancing More...

By Online Editor On Tuesday, August 8th, 2017

Cft: Budget amendment balanced but not complete: More money for justice ministry

GREAT BAY – Due to the lack of executing reports the Cft, the government nor the parliament has any certainty about the preliminary revenue and expenditures during the first half of 2017.” Financial supervisor More...

By Online Editor On Friday, June 30th, 2017


The port tends to send optimistic reports about the development of the cruise industry, but the reality – according to financial supervisor Cft – is actually rather grim. Cruise tourism will somewhat recover More...

Herbert Domacasse
By Online Editor On Tuesday, June 27th, 2017

Herbert Domacassé succeeds Hyden Gittens at Cft

Willemstad – The Kingdom Council of Ministers appointed Drs. Herbert F. Domacassé last Friday as a member to the board for financial supervision (Cft) on behalf of the public entities Bonaire, Sint Eustatius More...