Tag archive for ‘reconstruction’
Governor Holiday at Symposium June 2019
By The Publisher On Monday, June 24th, 2019
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Steps must be taken for our country to be resilient

CUPECOY — His Excellency the Governor Drs. Eugene Holiday adequately set the tone for the 2019 Governor’s Symposium which was held at the American University of the Caribbean campus in Cupecoy on Friday. More...

Minister of VSA Emil Lee - 20 Mar 2019
By The Publisher On Wednesday, March 20th, 2019
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Labor Minister speaks out on work permits

PHILIPSBURG—The Minister of Labor Emile Lee has refuted the allegations that to acquire work permits is difficult. He stated that the documentation and the acquisition process of obtaining work permits are set More...

Parliament Building 20180704 TR
By The Publisher On Tuesday, February 26th, 2019
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Knops puts Van Raak at ease about parliament building

PHILIPSBURG – There is no proposal at the parliament in St. Maarten to use money earmarked for the reconstruction after Hurricane Irma for “a new expensive parliament, a futuristic project for a salt-crystal More...

President of Parliament Sarah Wescot-Williams - 20181212 AB
By The Publisher On Tuesday, February 5th, 2019
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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...

PM Leona Romeo Marlin - Pressbriefing 23 Jan 2019
By The Publisher On Wednesday, January 23rd, 2019
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Prime Minister confirms that the $100 million is only for the airport reconstruction

PHILIPSBURG—Prime Minister Leona Romeo-Marlin has confirmed that the 100 million Euros that is being acquired from the World Bank and the European Investment Bank is only being used for the reconstruction of More...

Senator Guillaume Arnell
By The Publisher On Friday, January 11th, 2019
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There is a need to prioritize recovery projects on the French side

MARIGOT—Examining the reconstruction of the French side of the island compared to the Dutch Side it will seem that hurricanes of 2017 apparently happened on the French side, said Senator Guillaume Arnell. In More...

Lights on at government building 20180131 - HH-min
By The Publisher On Saturday, December 15th, 2018
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St. Maarten still a billion short after Dutch recovery-aid

Philipsburg – The total cost for the execution of the National Recovery and Resilience Plan (NRRP) have been estimated at €1.9 billion ($2.15 billion). The €550 million ($622 million) the Netherlands More...

MP Egbert Doran
By The Publisher On Thursday, August 2nd, 2018
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MP Doran: Unacceptable that Ministers keep postponing meetings

~ “The people need answers now” says MP Doran ~ Philipsburg – A continuation of Central Committee meeting of the Princess Julianna International Airport scheduled on Friday 3, August, 2018, to More...

Minister TEATT Airport Visit 20180718
By The Publisher On Sunday, July 22nd, 2018
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Johnson wants urgent action to bring SXM Airport back online

PHILIPSBURG—Enhancing the experience for arriving and departing travelers and bringing the Terminal Building back online “post-haste”, was the message given to airport management by Tourism Minister Stuart More...

MP Emil Lee
By Desk Editor On Thursday, June 21st, 2018
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Lee Elaborates On Process For Reconstruction Work Permits

In the Council of Ministers press briefing of Wednesday June 20th, the Minister of Public Health, Social Development & Labor, Emil Lee elaborated on the efforts of the Ministry in relation to the granting of More...