Tag archive for ‘trust fund’
National Recovery Planning Bureau NRPB office building - 20200223 JH
By The Publisher On Thursday, May 21st, 2020
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NRPB negotiates extension of trust fund deadline

PHILIPSBURG – “A high-level overview of the Trust Fund, applicable procedures, ongoing projects and challenges.” This is how the National Reconstruction Program Bureau (NRPB) describes the Focus Audit on More...

SMMC NRPB COVID-19 response
By The Publisher On Sunday, March 22nd, 2020
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Sint Maarten Trust Fund Steering Committee Approves US$3.6 million for Rapid COVID-19 Response

PHILIPSBURG — Following a request from the Government of Sint Maarten and a rapid technical review by the World Bank, the Netherlands-financed Sint Maarten Recovery, Reconstruction and Resilience Trust Fund has More...

Airport Refinancing Signing in Washington
By The Publisher On Wednesday, December 11th, 2019
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Government signs long-overdue funding agreements for airport reconstruction

PHILIPSBURG – In February MP Frans Richardson of the United St. Maarten party (USp) declared during a debate about funding for the reconstruction of the airport terminal in parliament that “The agreement with More...

Sarah Wescot-Williams - Parliament
By Online Editor On Wednesday, November 20th, 2019
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MP Wescot-Williams Requests Meeting of General Affairs Committee

Parliament’s Role is Still a Full-Fledged One, Its Dissolution Notwithstanding Philipsburg St. Maarten, November 19, 2019 – “It has been some time now since the Parliament has been apprised of progress More...

Sarah Wescot-Williams - Parliament
By Online Editor On Tuesday, November 12th, 2019
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Public Discourse on the National Recovery and Resilience Plan

Philipsburg St. Maarten, November 12, 2019 – The administration of the Trust Fund by the World Bank continues to generate much discussion and tension. And while the recent report by the Ombudsman, titled “Home More...

Former Labor Office Building - front
By The Publisher On Monday, May 6th, 2019
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World Bank trust fund disbursed $21 million in first six months

PHILIPSBURG -- Sint Maarten needs $2.3 billion for the next seven years to overcome the impact of Hurricane Irma. This estimate was already published last summer in the country’s National Recovery and Resilience More...

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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...

Trust Fund steering committee meet SMHDF
By The Publisher On Sunday, July 22nd, 2018
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Irma Recovery and Resilience Trust Fund Steering Committee met on Sint Maarten

PHILIPSBURG – On July 11-13, 2018, the Steering Committee of the Sint Maarten Recovery and Resilience Trust Fund attended the signing of the first Emergency Recovery Grant financed by the Trust Fund – More...

WORLD BANK SIGNING GROUP
By Desk Editor On Thursday, July 12th, 2018
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First US$55M Grant from the Sint Maarten Trust Fund for Recovery & Resilience

PHILIPSBURG — July 12, 2018 — Sint Maarten Prime Minister Leona Romeo-Marlin and World Bank Country Director, Tahseen Sayed, signed yesterday the first grant of the Sint Maarten Recovery, Reconstruction More...

Ombudsman Sint Maarten Nilda Arduin
By Desk Editor On Friday, July 6th, 2018
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Trust Fund, Ombudsmen Dr. Arduin and Mr. van Zutphen, have issued a joint letter

Philipsburg — Following their meetings on 14 June, 2018 with various stakeholders on the island regarding the ongoing hurricane recovery and the Trust Fund, Ombudsmen Dr. Arduin and Mr. van Zutphen, have More...