Tag archive for ‘decision’
Screening process
By The Publisher On Tuesday, September 3rd, 2019

Screening: a step in the right direction

By Hilbert Haar Is screening candidates for positions on supervisory boards of government-owned companies a good idea? Definitely. In fact, I am almost taken aback by Prime Minister Romeo-Marlin’s decision to More...

Court Room St. Maarten
By The Publisher On Thursday, April 25th, 2019

The wrong message

By Hilbert Haar Think about this a bit. The court in Philipsburg decided against sending the suspects in the Pompeii-investigation to prison because, according to local reports, “the insufficient condition of More...

New Government Administration Building
By The Publisher On Wednesday, January 16th, 2019

No clear indication on when the financing will become available for the airport

PHILIPSBURG — There has been no clear indication from the Council of Ministers of how long it will take to pay back the Euros 100 million which was offered to the Government of St. Maarten from the Netherlands More...

Council of Ministers COM
By The Publisher On Wednesday, January 9th, 2019

Council of Ministers supports airport financing through the World Bank and European Investment Bank

PHILIPSBURG – Over the past months, the Government of Sint Maarten has worked closely with the Netherlands, the World Bank and the European Investment Bank to secure the necessary funding for the full recovery More...

Court Room St. Maarten
By The Publisher On Thursday, June 14th, 2018

Court postpones decision about civil inquiry at port companies

PHILIPSBURG – The Common Court of Justice postponed on Thursday morning a decision about a civil inquiry at the Harbor Holding Company and its subsidiaries until December 13, but it granted the public prosecutor More...

By Desk Editor On Wednesday, June 13th, 2018

Port St. Maarten to host FCCA PAMAC Cruise Executive Council Conference in 2019

PORT ST. MAARTEN – Port St. Maarten attended the Florida-Caribbean Cruise Association (FCCA) Platinum Associate Membership Advisory Council (PAMAC) meeting from June 6-9 in Punta Cana, Dominican Republic. Leading More...

PM Leona Marlin-Romeo & Governor Holiday - 15 Jan 2018 - Photo by Roland Brison
By The Publisher On Thursday, January 18th, 2018

Investigation into decisions caretaker government

PHILPSBURG – During the next couple of days the interim government led by Prime Minister Leona Marlin-Romeo will discuss recent decisions taken by the caretaker government. “There are some decisions I am not More...

Theo Helylieger - Governor Holiday
By The Publisher On Saturday, November 4th, 2017

Theo Heyliger: Governor Eugene Holiday has put politics above the people with his election decision

GREAT BAY — “All I can say is the Governor and, of course, the Prime Minister have put politics ahead of the suffering of the people. A new majority was formed in Parliament to break the impasse with the More...