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Tag archive for ‘Government of Sint Maarten’
By The Publisher On Monday, June 14th, 2021
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Wake up call for the government of St. Maarten

Dear Editor, Not so long ago we had the saga at the airport which led to the firing of the CEO, who was later reinstated by a judge because of technicality. One would think that this would be a wake up call for More...

By The Publisher On Monday, May 10th, 2021
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No satisfaction for BearingPoint in dispute about tax transformation

PHILIPSBURG — After the change of government in 2019 nothing has been done about plans to transform the country’s tax system. “The current government does not consider fiscal transformation opportune,” More...

By The Publisher On Saturday, December 19th, 2020
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Government responds to RMR moving of the goalpost for liquidity support

PHILIPSBURG – In the Kingdom Council of Ministers (RMR) meeting held this morning in the Netherlands, Sint Maarten’s Minister Plenipotentiary Rene Violenus was present to deliver Sint Maarten’s position for More...

By The Publisher On Thursday, August 27th, 2020
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CCSU members files official complaint against Government of St. Maarten

GREAT BAY — The members of the Committee of Civil Servants Unions (CCSU), known in Dutch as the GOA, filed an official complaint with the Ombudsman against the Government of St. Maarten on Friday August 21, More...

By The Publisher On Sunday, March 22nd, 2020
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Sint Maarten Trust Fund Steering Committee Approves US$3.6 million for Rapid COVID-19 Response

PHILIPSBURG — Following a request from the Government of Sint Maarten and a rapid technical review by the World Bank, the Netherlands-financed Sint Maarten Recovery, Reconstruction and Resilience Trust Fund has More...

By Desk Editor On Tuesday, June 26th, 2018
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Minister Johnson: Micro, small and medium enterprises are a great source of employment

POND ISLAND — Sint Maarten — Last year on 27 June, the international community celebrated for the first time the Micro-, Small and Medium-sized Enterprises Day. These are enterprises, which generally More...

By Desk Editor On Wednesday, June 6th, 2018
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Prime Minister Romeo Marlin receives a courtesy visit from Commander of the Netherlands Forces in the Caribbean

PHILIPSBURG — Prime Minister the Honorable Leona Romeo Marlin received a courtesy visit at her cabinet in the Government Administration Building from the Commander of the Netherlands Forces in the Caribbean More...

By Desk Editor On Monday, June 4th, 2018
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7th Annual Governor’s Symposium on Climate Change Speakers Announced

Harbour View – The Governor of Sint Maarten, His Excellency drs. E.B. Holiday today announced the speakers for the 7th Annual Governor’s symposium with the theme: “Climate Change and Small Islands States More...

By The Publisher On Thursday, January 25th, 2018
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Government of Sint Maarten & UNDP sign 2.6 million dollar project document

PHILIPSBURG – The Government of Sint Maarten and UNDP signed a project document outlining the support of UNDP towards the early recovery process in Sint Maarten. The project entails house repairs, clean-ups and More...

By The Publisher On Thursday, November 9th, 2017
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Knops advice: vote sensibly

THE HAGUE – The Dutch cabinet warns citizens of St. Maarten: if they vote in the elections in majority for parties that do not accept the conditions for Dutch relief funds, the flow of money will be stopped immediately, More...