Tag archive for ‘governing program’
By The Publisher On Saturday, December 21st, 2019

The Human Factor in Government

By Wycliffe Smith The human factor is the most important element in maintaining or destabilizing government. The Informateurs’, Dr. Nilda Arduin and Mr. Jan Beaujon, in their Report of March 2018, entitled “More More...

By Desk Editor On Sunday, July 15th, 2018

Geerlings tells over 100 civil servants restructuring government is a priority

PHILIPSBURG — Minister of Finance Perry Geerlings outlined critical elements of his strategic plan focused on driving efficiency and restructuring government, during an introductory meeting with over 100 More...

By Desk Editor On Monday, June 25th, 2018

Prime Minister Leona Romeo-Marlin leads new Government under the theme “Building a Sustainable Sint Maarten”

PHILIPSBURG — On Monday June 25th, the new Council of Ministers lead by Prime Minister Leona Romeo – Marlin were sworn in by the His Excellency Governor Eugene Holiday marking the start the new governing More...

By The Publisher On Friday, April 21st, 2017

Disappointment about absence opposition

GREAT BAY – The third and last day of a central committee meeting yesterday afternoon about the governing program was more about the absence of the opposition UP party than about the program’s content. Ministers More...

By The Publisher On Wednesday, April 19th, 2017

Government priorities remain opaque

GREAT BAY – The Council of Ministers began yesterday morning with the presentation of its governing program 2016-2020 to the Central Committee of Parliament. Today reported extensively about the contents of the More...

By The Publisher On Tuesday, April 18th, 2017

“We want discussion, not instruction”

PM Marlin at info session for top civil servants: “We want discussion, not instruction” GREAT BAY (DCOMM) – The Council of Ministers hosted an information session last Friday for the secretaries general More...

By The Publisher On Tuesday, April 18th, 2017


The Council of Ministers has launched a rather unique initiative with a large-scale information session for top civil servants about its governing program, the Integrity Chamber and the budget. What we learned from More...

By The Publisher On Thursday, March 30th, 2017

Glorified manifesto

Dear Editor, The long awaited governing program has finally been released under the name Solidarity for Prosperity.  I commend the United Democratic Alliance (UDA), comprised of the NA, USP and DP factions, for More...

By The Publisher On Monday, March 27th, 2017

Putting our people first

Dear Editor, Our government has presented its governing program some six month after the elections which really was a continuation of the previous government not withstanding a few changed names. Government programs More...