Tag archive for ‘Dutch Caribbean’
By The Publisher On Monday, December 20th, 2021

Draft COHO-law hits another stumbling block

PHILIPSBURG — Contrary to earlier optimistic reports, the draft consensus kingdom law COHO (Caribbean Development and Reform Organization) is not ready to be sent to the parliaments of the four countries More...

By The Publisher On Sunday, September 19th, 2021

Controversy puts Knops’ role as Mr. Good Governance on the line

PHILIPSBURG — State Secretary Drs. Raymond Knops (Kingdom Relations) is at the center of a controversy after the Dutch newspaper NRC reported that he used the services of civil servants to solve a private More...

By The Publisher On Thursday, June 4th, 2020

Report describes St. Maarten’s “silent crisis”

PHILIPSBURG – The Economic Bureau Amsterdam produced at the request of the Dutch parliament a report about performance, opportunities and solutions for the Caribbean part of the Kingdom, entitled Small Islands, More...

By Online Editor On Monday, November 18th, 2019

Stony Coral Tissue Loss Disease management update

Since 2014, a new coral disease has been spreading through the reefs of the Caribbean. Known as Stony Coral Tissue Loss Disease (SCTLD), this disease appears to be fast-spreading and extremely lethal to the corals More...

By The Publisher On Friday, February 9th, 2018

Work together and develop an equal Kingdom

By Dr. Francio Guadeloupe, Jordi Halfman and Nicole Sanches When your house is on fire you do not fight about who is to blame or how the fire may have started. Before you do anything else, you try to minimize the More...

By The Publisher On Wednesday, November 15th, 2017

Council of Police Chiefs meet on Sint Maarten

PHILIPSBURG — On Tuesday November 14th the Police Chiefs of Curacao, Caribisch Nederland, Sint Maarten and the Acting Chief of police of the Netherlands met with the Honorable Minister of Justice Rafael Boasman More...