Tag archive for ‘response’
By The Publisher On Saturday, August 29th, 2020

APS-director Nadya van Putten: “No plans to lower pensions”

PHILIPSBURG – The article StMaartenNews.com published Friday, August 29, 2020, under the headline ‘Pension fund toys with plan to reduce pensions’ has triggered a reaction from APS director Nadya Croes-Van More...

By The Publisher On Thursday, July 2nd, 2020

MP Heyliger-Marten requests formal position of Bar Association

~ Racism and bigotry in St. Maarten are unacceptable, says MP Grisha Heyliger-Marten ~ PHILIPSBURG—”The fact that Mr. Hatzmann sees the people of Sint Maarten as “little village people” proves that he More...

By The Publisher On Wednesday, May 13th, 2020

Central Bank shoots down all of MP Brison’s suggestions

PHILIPSBURG – The Central Bank of Curacao and Sint Maarten (CBCS) has put Chairman of Parliament, MP Rolando Brison, firmly in his place with a response to a letter he sent on April 21 in which he demanded “urgent More...

By The Publisher On Tuesday, April 21st, 2020

CBCS response to media reports regarding foreign exchange reserves

Willemstad/Philipsburg – The Centrale Bank van Curaçao en Sint Maarten (CBCS) has recommended the governments of Curaçao and Sint Maarten to invoke article 36 of the Charter for the Kingdom of the Netherlands More...

By The Publisher On Wednesday, October 16th, 2019

PM Smith responds to query by MP Marlin

PHILIPSBURG — In a recent media publication President of Parliament, MP William Marlin, queried whether the Council of Ministers voted on former Prime Minister Leona Marlin representing the island as a “Private More...

By The Publisher On Tuesday, September 24th, 2019

MP Meyers: “Time is longer than twine”

~ Says time will tell ~ PHILIPSBURG — In response to the latest political developments, Member of Parliament Franklin Meyers, states:  “I hope that the People of Sint Maarten now better understand why I More...

By The Publisher On Sunday, September 8th, 2019

Towers timeshare owners have MP Brison’s attention

PHILIPSBURG – Member of Parliament Rolando Brison has invited Leona Peterson Naude, the spokeswoman for the disgruntled timeshare owners at The Towers at Mullet Bay to testify to the parliamentary inquiry committee More...

By The Publisher On Tuesday, March 19th, 2019

Geerlings address Consumer Coalition’s allegations

PHILIPSBURG — Finance Minister, the Honourable Perry Geerlings, is critical of “the false claims made by the St. Maarten Consumer Coalition & Anti-Poverty Platform who recently said his Ministry’s More...

By The Publisher On Friday, November 9th, 2018

Asthma patient sounds the alarm over lack of proper medication

~ Minister Lee says asthma medication Ventolin is not covered by SZV ~ PHILIPSBURG – An asthma patient has sounded the alarm over the lack of proper medication in St. Maarten, warning that the situation on More...

By The Publisher On Tuesday, November 6th, 2018

USP Board asks Justice Minister if he will investigate TBO theft

PHILIPSBURG — The board of the United St. Maarten (US) party is echoing the call by its leader MP Frans Richardson by publicly asking the Minister of Justice if he will investigate the theft of jewelry from More...