Tag archive for ‘President of Parliament Sarah Wescot-Williams’
By The Publisher On Monday, June 10th, 2019

Sarah on postponement budget debate 2019; calls it unfortunate for the country

Recap of the Parliament meeting of Friday, June 7, Unfortunate turn of events for the country Dear Editor, The draft  budget for the country St. Maarten was received on November 15, 2018.  This draft was  subsequently More...

By The Publisher On Tuesday, February 5th, 2019

Time to Objectively Evaluate World Bank Program and Bottlenecks, says President of Parliament Wescot-Williams

Philipsburg, St. Maarten, February 4, 2019 – Amidst reports of accomplishments by the Government of St. Maarten as far as the Trust Fund is concerned, the debate continues as to the speed or lack there-of in More...

By The Publisher On Friday, January 18th, 2019

Sarah Deems IPKO a Success

~ Consultations Should Always Be With End Goal In Mind ~ Philipsburg St. Maarten, January 18, 2019 – “I wish to again congratulate all of the persons who contributed to the success of the Interparliamentary More...

By The Publisher On Wednesday, December 12th, 2018

Sarah: Changes to pension ordinance critical for survival pension fund

PHILIPSBURG—The Chairlady of Parliament Sarah Wescot-Williams has announced that there will be cardinal changes to the pension ordinance. During a press conference which was held at the Parliament Building, she More...

By The Publisher On Thursday, August 30th, 2018

MP Sarah Wescot-Williams Submits her next Initiative Law: Ban on Single-use Plastic Bags

Philipsburg, St. Maarten, August 30, 2018 – Long in the making, the proposal to ban single-use plastic bags, has been submitted to parliament for its consideration. “This is a significant step towards effective More...

By The Publisher On Monday, April 16th, 2018

Questions remain about MP-status Frans Richardson

PHILIPSBURG – “I do not share your opinion that Member of Parliament Frans Richardson’s letters of credence have been wrongly approved,” President of Parliament MP Sarah Wescot-Williams writes in  a letter More...

By The Publisher On Monday, April 10th, 2017

Wescot-Williams about the instruction: “Let’s reset and work forward”

GREAT BAY – “I don’t remember a time that the relationship between the kingdom and the government of St. Maarten has not been strained,” President of Parliament Sarah Wescot-Williams said in a press statement More...