Tag archive for ‘French Saint Martin’
Senator Guillaume Arnell presentation
By The Publisher On Monday, January 14th, 2019

Need for proper planning on the rebuilding of French St. Martin

MARIGOT — “There is need for proper planning in the rebuilding of the communities following the devastation of the island by the hurricanes of 2017,” said Senator Guillaume. He explained that among the issues More...

Minister Emil Lee signing cooperation agreement
By The Publisher On Wednesday, December 5th, 2018

Ministry of VSA sign health cooperation agreement with French Government

On Monday December 3rd, Minister of Public Health Emil Lee and Regional General Director Mrs. Valerie Denux of the French Government signed the long awaited MOU to solidify a structural working relationship between More...

NAGICO Insurances building
By The Publisher On Friday, November 23rd, 2018

Limited insurance coverage invalid on the French side, court rules

PHILIPSBURG – The Common Court of Justice has ordered insurance company Nagico to pay close to $499,000 to a local company for a traffic accident that took place in 2000 on the French side. The court ruled More...

Screenshot Fire in Galisbay, French St. Martin
By The Publisher On Thursday, September 27th, 2018

VIDEO: Fire in Galisbay, French St. Martin – UPDATED

Philipsburg — This video of a rooftop fire was initially broadcasted via Whatsapp claiming that a helicopter crashed had happened in Galisbay, Saint Martin. However, the report was quickly determined to be More...

Frans Cartoon St. Maarten Saint Martin
By The Publisher On Sunday, April 22nd, 2018

Recap MP Frans Richardson residency issue

Recap articles published about the residency issue of MP Frans Richardson and the possible consequences regarding his status as a member of Parliament: MP-status Frans Richardson called into question Opinion by More...

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By The Publisher On Thursday, April 5th, 2018

MP-status Frans Richardson called into question

By Hilbert Haar PHILIPSBURG – There are strong indications that Frans Richardson, leader of the United St. Maarten party (USp) has been wrongfully admitted to the parliamentary elections on February 26 and that More...

King Momo burning
By The Publisher On Thursday, February 15th, 2018

King Moumou burns to signal end of carnival on French St. Martin

Marigot — With the burning of King Moumou the end of carnival on French St. Martin came to a close. Described by StMaartenNews.com photo journalist, Milton Pieters, as “people with energy to burn”, More...

car wrecks
By The Publisher On Tuesday, December 12th, 2017

Collectivité removes hundreds of car wrecks

MARIGOT – At the orders of President Daniel Gibbs, the Collectivité of Saint Martin proceeded last week with the removal of the most embarrassing car wrecks from public roads. Since the passing of Hurricane More...

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By The Publisher On Tuesday, October 17th, 2017

Dutch deck cargo pontoon starts removal of shipwreck El Maud

MARIGOT- The Dutch deck cargo pontoon H283 Panama has taken its first bites out of the commercial vessel El Maud in the Baie de la Potence, just outside Marigot this week. The pontoon, sailing under Panamese flag, More...

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By The Publisher On Sunday, October 15th, 2017

President Daniel Gibbs: No conditions from France for rebuilding French side of Saint Martin

MARIGOT – The French part of St. Martin is not subject to conditions for receiving financial aid from France, the way the Dutch government has put demands on Dutch St. Maarten. “If there is any obligation to More...