Tag archive for ‘protest’
By The Publisher On Friday, January 8th, 2021

Union reps picket at Knops’ press conference

PHILIPSBURG — Union representatives picketed in front of the Maho Resort where State Secretary Drs. Raymond Knops gave a press conference at the end of his visit to the island. They did not get an audience More...

By The Publisher On Sunday, August 23rd, 2020

Vendors incensed over ‘sneaky’ decision to change operating hours

~ Readying petition for Government and Parliament ~ SIMPSON BAY — The vendors on the parking lot at Kim Sha Beach, classified as the Kim Sha Market Place, are incensed with government over its latest move More...

By The Publisher On Wednesday, August 29th, 2018

Photo reportage Silent March

PHILIPSBURG — On an overcast Wednesday morning on August 29th, 2018, starting at the old Government Administration Building, protesters delivered signed petitions to various government institutions and offices More...

By The Publisher On Tuesday, November 22nd, 2016

Protest without a soul

That some people took to the streets to express their frustration about the power outages is understandable. It is, actually, amazing, that some people showed up for the mini protest at all. Recent history shows More...

By The Publisher On Tuesday, November 22nd, 2016

Small mob stages protest against load shedding

GREAT BAY – A small group of around thirty frustrated Gebe customers staged a protest at the utilities company’s main office on the Pondfill yesterday morning against the relentless load shedding of the past More...

By The Publisher On Monday, September 26th, 2016

Pro bono lawyers march, but get no satisfaction

Attorneys march over Illidge Road, briefly bringing traffic to a standstill. Photo Today / Milton Pieters GREAT BAY – The pro bono lawyers will not give up their strike until there is a solid agreement with the More...

By The Publisher On Monday, September 19th, 2016

Peaceful protesters are not against the Chinese

GREAT BAY – Were there eighty protesters on Saturday at the groundbreaking ceremony for the Pearl of China project, 25 or just a handful? In a press release the startup political party Hope claims that there were More...

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