Tag archive for ‘Op-Ed’
Police at border Cole Bay Bellevue - Fly4U SXM
By The Publisher On Monday, June 1st, 2020

Why does the French continue monitoring the borders?

~ Why is the French side border controls still in place? What are they looking for? How long will it last? ~ From our French side Correspondent GREAT BAY — It has been exactly two weeks since the government More...

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By The Publisher On Friday, April 10th, 2020

Fooling the people

By Hilbert Haar Let’s have a closer look at our government’s solidarity initiative of and in particular at the decision to cut the salaries of ministers and members of parliament. Based on a letter from the More...

Opinion - St Maarten News
By The Publisher On Thursday, April 9th, 2020

List of essential businesses on St. Maarten: an eye opener

In the chaos of the corona pandemic, some things suddenly become very clear. While private businesses are the backbone of the economy, we now see that the heart of society beats with the grace of essential companies More...

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By The Publisher On Sunday, September 8th, 2019

Ask Sjamira

Op-Ed about the merits of recruitment in the selection process for supervisory board member candidates By Hilbert Haar I recently had to have a document certified by the Dutch consulate in Cambodia to prove that More...

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By The Publisher On Thursday, October 18th, 2018

SHTA OP-ED: Economic Recovery Process Too Slow

SHTA thanks the Netherlands for the generous support, primarily provided through the Trust Fund set up with the World Bank but also the funds spent on early help and recovery projects as well as the liquidity support More...