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Minister Hon. Dennis Richardson Meets with Prefect Chopin Regarding Issues between North and South.

Minister Hon. Dennis Richardson Meets with Prefect Chopin Regarding Issues between North and South.

MARIGOT:--- On Thursday November 20th, the Honorable Justice Minister of Sint-Maarten, Dennis RICHARDSON and the Prefect, Philippe CHOPIN met at the préfecture in Marigot to discuss certain points relevant to cooperation between both parts of the island.

The following has been discussed in a peaceful and amicable manner:

  • the need to increase joint controls between the gendarmerie and the police of Sint-Maarten
  • making arrangements concerning Oyster Pond's situation, pending ...
Signing Ceremony - Memorandum of Understanding – Feed Our Families Initiatives.

Signing Ceremony - Memorandum of Understanding – Feed Our Families Initiatives.

Poverty knows no name, it knows no ethnicity, it doesn't differentiate between nationalities, it doesn't recognize your country of birth, and many times than not – the inability to gain means to access food is the very first sign that poverty has ' come-home'. Right here, in Paradise!

PHILIPSBURG:--- Mrs. Peggy-Ann Dros-Richardson, Head of Labor Affairs & Acting Head Social Services , stated that it was the wish of our late colleague , Ms. Patricia Pantophlet, that we reac...

Winair board presents company’s business plan and gives update on current affairs to COM.

Winair board presents company’s business plan and gives update on current affairs to COM.

GREAT BAY (DCOMM):--- On Thursday, November 20, 2014, the Council of Ministers (COM) received a presentation from Windward Island Airways International (Winair) N.V. concerning the company's business plan and current state of affairs.
Winair was represented at the meeting by its President and Chief Executive Officer (CEO) Mr. Michael Cleaver, Vice-President and Chief Financial Officer (CFO) Mr. Roberto Gibbs, Chairman of the Supervisory Board of Directors Mr. George Greaux and...

SLAC and NV GEBE Working Together to Improve Public Safety while Using Renewable Energy.

SLAC and NV GEBE Working Together to Improve Public Safety while Using Renewable Energy.

POINT BLANCHE:--- The Simpson Bay Lagoon Authority (SLAC) and NV GEBE public utility company, are working together to improve public safety and at the same time using renewable energy to make a positive impact on society.

NV GEBE has sponsored the equipment, installation and maint...

Sint Maarten hosts 30th Caribbean EPI Managers Meeting 2014.

Sint Maarten hosts 30th Caribbean EPI Managers Meeting 2014.

GREAT BAY (DCOMM):--- Ministry of Public Health, Social Development and Labour (Ministry VSA) Collective Prevention Services (CPS) Dr. Virginia Asin said on Sunday that the 30th meeting of the Caribbean Immunization Managers hosted by Sint Maarten was a success, and resulted in t...

Touch-Me-Not Road closed for safety measures.

PHILIPSBURG:--- Ministry of Public Housing, Environment, Spatial Development and Infrastructure (VROMI), has closed two way traffic on the Touch-Me-Not Road in Saunders, adjacent to Jasmin road due to hazardous driving conditions caused by hill erosion.

Motorist with heavy equipme...

TV Shopping comes to St. Maarten.

PHILIPSBURG:--- WTN Cable's TV Carib will be hosting it's first TV-Shopping on Thursday, November 27th, 2014 starting at 4:30 pm to 5:00 pm. It will be broadcast live on TV Carib, channel 10 on WTN Cable's line up.
TV Shopping is a weekly production whereby TV Carib's cameras will...

Where are They? - MP Pantophlet.

Where are They? - MP Pantophlet.

PHILIPSBURG:---- Member of Parliament George Pantophlet said he has given the respective Ministers responsible for the following enough time to present them to Parliament. He is referring to the Initiative Law on the Amendment of Book 7 of the Civil Code to deal with the abuse of...

Police sub-station for Maho and Low Lands officially opened.

Police sub-station for Maho and Low Lands officially opened.

MAHO:--- On Friday November 21st, 2014 the long awaited police-sub station for the Maho and Low Lands was officially opened. The Minister of Justice Dennis in his opening speech, to those present, explained that he was very proud of the progress of the police force as this event ...

SXM Airport Updates Government Reps on Ebola Preparedness Plan.

SXM Airport Updates Government Reps on Ebola Preparedness Plan.

PHILIPSBURG:--- "The Ebola situation is one that we are all taking very seriously. Although the possibility of the Ebola Virus Disease reaching St. Maarten is very low, given the recent and past global health emergencies such as HINI, Swine Flu, Bird Flu, etc, the Ministry of Pub...

PSS announces postage dates for popular Christmas Parcel Specials to the Netherlands.

POSTAL SERVICE SINT MAARTEN CHRISTMAS PARCEL SPECIAL

PHILIPSBURG:--- Postal Services St. Maarten (PSS N.V.) has started accepting packages and parcels for postage to the Netherlands under its popular Christmas Parcel Specials promotion.

"The two postage dates for the Netherlands wi...

Police requesting assistance in ZUCHINNI investigation.

PHILIPSBURG:--- On 18 of March 2014, a shooting took place on the AT Illidge road, in Dutch Quarter. The victim in this case was the lady by the name Deyanida Faneyte, who was a passenger in the vehicle that was driven and who later died on the French Side due to the injuries she...

 

Walichi Basketball Association and Motorworld & Jeep Presents Ladies Basketball Championship Week 6 Round Up.

Walichi Basketball Association and Motorworld & Jeep Presents Ladies Basketball Championship Week 6 Round Up.

SUCKER GARDEN:--- The Walichi Basketball Association (WBA) & Motorworld and Jeep Presents Ladies Basketball Championship games continued last weekend with the first game on Saturday at 6pm between Learning Unlimited VS Lightning who met each othe...

COMMUNIQUÉ DE PRESSE de Compagnie de St Martin-St Barthélémy.

Du 07 au 18 avril 2014, L'Agence Nationale des FRéquences (A.N.FR) programmait une mission de localisation et de saisie des téléphones sans fil de type DECT 6.0 d'origine Nord-Américaine sur les Collectivités d'Outre-Mer de Saint-Barthélémy et de Sai...

Opération de lutte contre la délinquance routière 15 novembre 2014.

Une opération de lutte contre la délinquance routière, ciblant en particulier les personnes conduisant sous l'empire d'un état alcoolique, était menée le samedi 15 novembre 2014 de 20h00 à 23h00 par la compagnie de gendarmerie départementale de Saint...

Proposed Integrity Project Bureau.

'Do not fail our benefit of the doubt'

In the wake of the recent 'instructions' handed down by the Dutch Government to St. Maarten, the island experienced a crisis of major proportions, which could have had - and still can have far-reaching consequenc...

LANGUAGE BARRIER, A CRIME?

I traveled to the Dominican Republic a few years ago and found out the acceptable language was Spanish. You couldn't even live comfortably in Dominican Republic if you couldn't speak Spanish. They have a way of forcing you to learn their language by ...

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