Tag archive for ‘meetings’
By The Publisher On Friday, April 2nd, 2021

Attorneys have COVID-related concerns about scheduling meetings

~ Court schedules hearings appeal cases in April despite concerns of attorneys ~ PHILIPSBURG — Attorneys representing their clients in appeal cases are concerned about hearings the appeals court has scheduled More...

By The Publisher On Sunday, December 13th, 2020

Integrity Chamber continues introductory meetings with government-owned companies

PHILIPSBURG – The Integrity Chamber Sint Maarten has wrapped up introductory meetings with the supervisory boards and management of the “big four” government-owned companies. These virtual meetings were aimed More...

By The Publisher On Sunday, October 27th, 2019

Occam’s razor

By Hilbert Haar On August 29, 2017, I wrote an opinion about Parlatino for the Today newspaper that contains the following paragraphs. “The ties between the island – via the former Netherlands Antilles – and More...

By The Publisher On Thursday, October 3rd, 2019

Brison: Wescot-Williams failed St. Maarten on electoral reform

PHILIPBURG — MP Sarah Wescot-Williams has failed St. Maarten in her capacity of Chairlady of the Electoral Reform Committee and is now making disingenuous statements about the subject of electoral reform More...

By The Publisher On Monday, January 21st, 2019

Chairlady Wescot-Williams: “My role is to facilitate the workings of Parliament, not assuage the opposition

Philipsburg St. Maarten, January 21, 2019 – “I started my New Year’s address with a quote from Hal Borland: ‘Year’s end is neither an end nor a beginning but a going on, with all the wisdom that experience More...

By The Publisher On Thursday, August 9th, 2018

Brison: TEATT Committee calls 7 meetings on economy

Philipsburg – The chairman for the committee for Tourism, Economic Affairs, Transportation and Telecommunication MP Rolando Brison, Faction Leader of United St. Maarten Party (USP), has called 7 meetings More...

By The Publisher On Friday, August 3rd, 2018

Replacement ministers

MP Doran has a point when he states that every minister has a replacement in the event of their absence. Prime Minister Leona Romeo-Marlin made a point of outlining this clearly during her speech after the swearing More...

By Desk Editor On Thursday, June 14th, 2018

Fruitful scoping mission ECLAC on Sint Maarten

Officials of the UN Economic Commission for Latin America and the Caribbean (ECLAC) visited St. Maarten last week during June 5 – 7 to undertake a scoping mission, with a view to assisting St. Maarten in More...

By The Publisher On Thursday, May 17th, 2018

Experiences of a first time MP in Parliament

Dear Editor, Going through two elections within a mere seventeen months and emerging from that experience as the third highest vote getter with 580 votes, qualified me to become a Member of the Parliament of Sint More...

By The Publisher On Tuesday, February 13th, 2018

Ferrier to NLD

AIRPORT–Finance Minister Michael “Mike” Ferrier along with three civil servants head to the Netherlands today, Tuesday, via Curacao. Ferrier, a pilot, will fly a privately owned aircraft from More...