Tag archive for ‘lockdown’
Homeless
By The Publisher On Tuesday, April 7th, 2020
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Still Homeless

While exploring the supposedly deserted streets of Dutch St. Maarten for a media report, we encountered several homeless persons, some more aggressive in their approach than others, despite there being a complete More...

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By The Publisher On Tuesday, April 7th, 2020
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Irma in herhaling: werkgevers handelen in strijd met de wet

PHILIPSBURG – De lockdown vanwege het coronavirus heeft tot een golf van ontslagen of inhoudingen op het salaris geleid. “Er is een soortgelijke situatie als na orkaan Irma, toen tal van werkgevers hun personeel More...

Bag of Groceries - Home Delivery
By The Publisher On Monday, April 6th, 2020
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Food suppliers allowed to do deliveries

~ Covid-19 Update – St. Maarten ~ PHILIPSBURG — All food suppliers are allowed to make deliveries on both sides of the the island (Dutch and French sides) as of tomorrow, Tuesday, April 7, to clients, More...

Editorial - St Maarten News
By The Publisher On Sunday, April 5th, 2020
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What about testing?

With the declaration of a state of emergency last night during the Prime Minister’s online press briefing the island is on lockdown 24/7, effectively a police state for two weeks. While the purpose of this More...

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By The Publisher On Sunday, April 5th, 2020
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State of emergency: island on 24/7 lockdown

PHILIPSBURG – Prime Minister Silveria Jacobs declared the state of emergency for St. Maarten on Saturday. The measure goes into force on Sunday, April 5, for a period of two weeks. Nobody will be allowed to be More...

Flatten the Curve
By The Publisher On Monday, March 23rd, 2020
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Debate about total lockdown or #flattenthecurve

The National Institute for Public Health and the Environment (RIVM) advises the countries within the Kingdom not to proceed to a complete lockdown. Despite the increase in the number of deaths from COVID-19 in More...