Tag archive for ‘curacao’
CBCS Central Bank Head Offce in St. Maarten
By The Publisher On Friday, January 17th, 2020

SHTA questions the survival of the monetary union between Curaçao and St. Maarten

PHILIPSBURG — An ‘existential threat’ towards the St. Maarten economy is what the St. Maarten Hospitality & Trade Association (SHTA) calls the possible increase of foreign exchange license fees in More...

By The Publisher On Friday, January 17th, 2020

Jetair to start scheduled service on the St. Maarten-Curacao route February 2

PHILIPSBURG — Jetair has received its permit from the Sint Maarten authorities to start two weekly flights to and from Curaçao, the airline said on Thursday in a press statement. “The 1st commercial flight More...

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By The Publisher On Friday, December 20th, 2019

Insufficient evidence against Robbie dos Santos

PHILIPSBURG/WILLEMSTAD – Lottery king Robbie dos Santos has been released from prison today. This morning the Court of Appeal in Curaçao ruled that the Public Prosecutor’s Office has not provided sufficient More...

By Online Editor On Monday, November 18th, 2019

Arrest made in Maximus investigation

In connection to the ongoing Maximus investigation, suspect R.A.d.S. of Curaçao was arrested this morning, November 18th, 2019, on Sint Maarten. The Public Prosecution Service had filed a request with the supervisory More...

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By Online Editor On Sunday, November 3rd, 2019

DCNA convention 2019: Youth participation, nature management and science organizations united at a lively gathering in Bonaire

Kralendijk – The DCNA convention on Bonaire was recently the backdrop for the start of a new phase of international nature management in the Dutch Caribbean, with a special focus on the future. The recently More...

Awardwinning Ceremony - Maidwell and Paines win Winair and Baker Tilly  SXM Duo Xtreme MTB race
By Online Editor On Monday, October 28th, 2019

Maidwell and Paines win Winair and Baker Tilly SXM Duo Xtreme MTB race

~ Mark Maidwell and Otis Paines will represent St. Maarten in the upcoming Curacao Duo Xtreme MTB race ~ Sint Maarten / Curacao — The 2019 edition of the SXM Duo Xtreme MTB race, organized by TriSport and More...

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By The Publisher On Monday, September 2nd, 2019

Johnson attends DC-ANSP Shareholders meeting in Curacao

PHILIPSBURG — The Honourable Stuart Johnson Minister of Tourism, Economic Affairs, Transport & Telecommunication (TEATT) returned to St. Maarten on Sunday following a meeting of the Dutch Caribbean Air Navigation More...

CBCS Central Bank Head Offce in St. Maarten
By The Publisher On Wednesday, August 28th, 2019

CBCS Annual Report review: Curaçao and Sint Maarten economies contract (Part 2)

Circumstances challenging in 2018 WILLEMSTAD/PHILIPSBURG – “The economic circumstances in the monetary union remained challenging in 2018 with both Curaçao and Sint Maarten recording a contraction,” Centrale More...

School Bags photo SIGE (Curacao, Caribisch Netwerk)
By The Publisher On Friday, August 23rd, 2019

Many children in Curacao without school supplies

WILLEMSTAD – Caribisch Netwerk writes that the new school year has started and again it appears that quite a few families can urgently use help with the purchase of school supplies. “My grandson is More...

StMaartenNews Opinion
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...