Tag archive for ‘Saba’
By The Publisher On Wednesday, August 29th, 2018

Minister Johnson kicks off SXM Airport regional hub improvement plan with visit to Saba

PHILIPSBURG — Tourism Minister for St. Maarten, the honourable Stuart Johnson, traveled to Saba on Monday for several meetings to discuss the solidifying of St. Maarten’s hub function relationship with More...

By The Publisher On Tuesday, April 3rd, 2018

Gittens speaks in Saba for Oath of Office Ceremony

The Bottom, Saba — On Wednesday, March 27, 2018, the Executive Council of the Public Entity Saba held an official Oath Taking ceremony, for their valued civil servants. The event focused on the importance More...

By The Publisher On Wednesday, March 28th, 2018

Saba Primary School invests in T.O.P. teacher program

SABA/PHILIPBURG — In January of 2018 the school board of the Sacred Heart Primary School in Saba determined that raising the bar in teaching standards and investing in their teacher’s professional development More...

By The Publisher On Thursday, February 22nd, 2018

Minister of Tourism De Weever welcomes CN-Express Air Connection for Windward Islands with Bonaire

POND ISLAND – Acting Minister of Tourism, Economic Affairs, Transportation and Telecommunications (Ministry TEATT) Cornelius de Weever, says he welcomes the news about an agreement that has been signed this week More...

By The Publisher On Tuesday, November 28th, 2017

Prins Bernhard Culture Fund Caribbean Region awards William Stanley Johnson with the 2017 PBCCG Prize

The Bottom, Saba –Every two years the Board of the Prins Bernhard Culture Fund Caribbean Region (PBCCG) awards a prize on each of the six Dutch Caribbean Islands in recognition of outstanding efforts in the fields More...

By The Publisher On Monday, November 20th, 2017

National Ombudsman’s open office hours on Statia and Saba

~ Public Service Announcement ~ Saba/Statia — The representatives of the National Ombudsman will return to Statia and Saba once again. They will be on Statia on Monday, November 27 and Tuesday, November 28, More...

By The Publisher On Thursday, November 16th, 2017

King and Queen to visit St. Maarten

PHILIPSBURG – King Willem-Alexander and Queen Maxima will visit St. Maarten on Saturday December 2 as part of a tour that includes visits to Saba and Statia. State Secretary Raymond Knops (Kingdom Relations) More...

By The Publisher On Friday, September 29th, 2017

Cooperating Foundations donate half a million

GREAT BAY – The Cooperating Foundations for the Caribbean of the Dutch Kingdom donate an amount of Euro 500,000 for emergency relief  to the Red Cross for the by hurricane Irma affected Dutch Caribbean islands More...

By The Publisher On Wednesday, September 13th, 2017

How Saba is coping post-Irma

THE BOTTOM – Following the hurricane Saba’s local government has been meeting with stakeholders to discuss a joint strategy in the aftermath of hurricane Irma. On Monday the Island Government met with grocery More...

By The Publisher On Tuesday, October 25th, 2016

Saba eyes prize money for most beautiful nature area

THE BOTTOM – Film crews of the German TV-show Terra X and the Discovery Channel were on the island to shoot some promotional material. Saba has been nominated in the Most Beautiful Nature Area of the Netherlands More...