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By The Publisher On Thursday, February 8th, 2024

Court orders release of undocumented person in landmark decision

PHILIPSBURG — In a significant ruling on February 1, 2024, the Court of First Instance of Sint Maarten ordered the immediate release of Mr. R.J., a Haitian national residing in St. Maarten, marking a pivotal More...

By The Publisher On Wednesday, November 29th, 2017

Court forbids WIB to charge license fee to Travel Planners

PHILIPSBURG – In a landmark decision, the Court in First Instance has instructed the Windward Islands Bank (WIB) Ltd. to no longer charge a 1 percent license fee over international transfers it executes for travel More...