Tag archive for ‘elections’
Elections ballot form
By Online Editor On Thursday, November 7th, 2019

Upcoming Election on December 6th , 2019

The St. Maarten Chamber of Commerce and Industry would like to inform the members of the business community of the upcoming postulation period for the COCI Elections for the Board of Directors of the St. Maarten More...

Governor Eugene Holiday - Story
By The Publisher On Thursday, October 3rd, 2019

Governor signs amendment decree to dissolve Parliament and call early elections 2020

Harbour View – On October 3, 2019, His Excellency the Governor of Sint Maarten, drs. E.B. Holiday, received a draft national decree from the Council of Ministers regulating the amendment of the decree of September More...

Valya Lake-Pantophlet avatar
By The Publisher On Thursday, September 26th, 2019

Pantophlet exits the political arena to focus on professional development

PHILIPSBURG — Valya Pantophlet, who contested the 2018 elections as a candidate on the United Sint Maarten Party (USP) slate, has submitted her resignation to the Board of the US party ahead of the upcoming More...

Philipsburg Parliament of Sint Maarten
By The Publisher On Thursday, September 26th, 2019

Democratic process under pressure

PHILIPSBURG – The democratic process in St. Maarten is under pressure; not due to any shenanigans but due to a rule in the Constitution and a rule in the National Ordinance Registration and Finances Political More...

Jason Rogers Main Voting Bureau
By The Publisher On Thursday, September 26th, 2019

Only registered parties may postulate on October 2nd

Philipsburg — The Electoral Council hereby informs prospective political parties desirous of participating in the upcoming elections that: In view of the postulation date of October 2, 2019, parties requesting More...

PM Leona Marlin-Romeo & Governor Holiday - 15 Jan 2018
By The Publisher On Monday, September 23rd, 2019

Current political situation update; Elections set for Monday, November 25, 2019

Harbour View – On September 9, 2019, Member of Parliament Mr. Franklin Meyers withdrew his support from the UD/SMCP government and subsequently declared himself an independent Member of Parliament. His Excellency More...

Stand With US USP
By The Publisher On Monday, September 23rd, 2019

USP: Government broke itself, face-saving election unnecessary

PHILIPSBURG — The board of the United St. Maarten Party (USP) on Monday asked the population of St. Maarten to be keenly aware of one simple fact: government broke government. The party board responded to More...

IPKO consultation meeting - 10 Jan 2019
By The Publisher On Thursday, January 10th, 2019

Ipko positive about structural election observation

PHILIPSBURG – All four delegations taking part in the Inter-Parliamentary Kingdom Consultation (Ipko) reacted positively to a proposal by VVD parliamentarian André Bosman to establish structural election More...

New Board St. Maarten Guyanese Association - Sep 4 2018
By The Publisher On Monday, September 10th, 2018

St. Maarten Guyanese Association elects new board

GUYANESE ST. MAARTEN/ST. MARTIN ASSOCIATION ELECTS A NEW BOARD By Andrew Bishop GREAT BAY — The Guyanese St. Maarten/St. Martin Association has elected Velda Blackett, a teacher at the St. Maarten Academy, More...

Guyanese Association board members - Photo by AB
By The Publisher On Friday, August 31st, 2018

Guyanese Association Postpones Elections for New Board

PHILIPSBURG, St. Maarten (August 28, 2018) – The St. Maarten Guyanese Association (SMGA) last evening was forced to postpone its election for a new executive board after Chamber of Commerce representative Ms. More...