Tag archive for ‘Public Health’
Hilbert Haar
By The Publisher On Tuesday, March 24th, 2020

A nightmare scenario

By Hilbert Haar For anybody who thought St. Maarten would be able to weather the corona-virus crisis on its own, José Jardim, the interim president of the Central Bank presented some sobering numbers during a press More...

fire notice
By Desk Editor On Sunday, July 8th, 2018

Fire Advisory: Residents living downwind from a warehouse fire in Cole Bay

Fire Advisory: Residents living downwind from a warehouse fire in Cole Bay requested to close windows and doors GREAT BAY — Sint Maarten (DCOMM) — The Sint Maarten Fire Department is requesting residents More...

Head Dutch Representative of Holland Mr. Chris Johnson, Minister Lee & State Secretary Mr.Blokhuis
By Desk Editor On Monday, July 2nd, 2018

Lee signs collaboration agreement to improve public health within the Kingdom

Minister of VSA, Emil Lee returns to Sint Maarten from Curacao with confidence in the working relationship between the Netherlands, Aruba, Curaçao and Sint Maarten towards strengthening health care within the More...

By Desk Editor On Monday, June 18th, 2018

Recall of Kellogg’s Honey Smacks Cereal

The Inspectorate of Public Health, Social Development and Labor informs that Kellogg’s company in the United States has issued a recall for Kellogg’s Honey Smacks Cereals. This recall has been issued following More...

Mediation congress Minister Lee - 20180601 HH
By The Publisher On Friday, June 1st, 2018

“After Irma we have more conflicts”

PHILIPSBURG – “Every dollar that is spent on conflict is money that is not spent on solutions,” Minister Emil Lee (Public Health, Social Development and Labor said on Friday morning at the mediation congress, More...

By Online Editor On Friday, August 18th, 2017

13 Percent of SZV-insured do not have legal residency

GREAT BAY – There are currently 3,000 employees registered at SZV that do not have legal residency, Minister Emil Lee (Public Health, social development and labor) told the central committee of parliament yesterday More...

By Online Editor On Friday, July 21st, 2017

The possible effects of medical cannabis on public health — a pharmacist’s perspective, Part 1

Probably the most prominent public safety risk that is talked about is cannabis and schizophrenia. Cannabis is a generic medical term that refers to drugs derived from plants belonging to the genus cannabis. Cannabis-based More...

MP Franklin Meyers
By Online Editor On Wednesday, June 28th, 2017

Opposition applauds labor law changes

GREAT BAY – While the opposition lauded Minister Emil Lee (Public Health, Social Development and Labor) yesterday afternoon for proposed changes to the civil code to combat abuse of short-term contracts and coalition More...