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Indigo Contractors and Sub-Contractor not paid by Indigo Bay Developers.

Indigo Contractors and Sub-Contractor not paid by Indigo Bay Developers.

CAY HILL:--- The supervisor of Indigo Bay Clive "Papa" Knowles and several other contractors including a sub-contractor that were used to pay the workers were not paid by Indigo Bay owner Steve Kevin Smith.
Clive Knowles who has worked for Smith for several years prior to him starting the Indigo Bay operations in 2006 said that he considered Smith a family friend and he was the one managing the operations at Indigo Bay while Smith is in the USA. At the moment Knowles said that...

Economic Affairs Controllers accused of shaking down Beach Vendors for bribes --- PNO Holding up Advice.

PHILIPSBURG:--- At least three controllers from the department of Economic Affairs will be fired based on an advice sent to the Department of Personnel Affairs (PNO). SMN News learnt from some of the vendors that are in possession of their business permits that they are not allowed to work in peace and while they have taxes and other bills to pay they are subjected to "bribe" at least two controllers from Economic Affairs, including the department head Franklin Cuffy who is a...

Fights between students from secondary school becoming an issue of concern.

PHILIPSBURG:--- Fights between students from secondary schools are again becoming an issue of concern. On Thursday September 18th and Friday September 19th 2014, at least three big fights between a group of students from the St. Maarten Vocational School and a group of students from Milton Peters College took place. According to the information that was gathered by the investigating officers and the Community Police Officer for that district, a student from the St. Maarten Vo...

NIA set to stage Cultural Festival.

NIA set to stage Cultural Festival.

PHILIPSBURG:--- The National Institute of Arts (NIA) will be showcasing a combination of visual, performing, and musical arts to the public of St. Maarten with their Cultural & Arts Festival on Friday, October 10, 2014 at 7pm at the John Larmonie Center.
Leading up to this pro...

Minister Lake happy Rotary Club of Sint Maarten to beautify and maintain Simpson Bay Village Round-a-bout.

Minister Lake happy Rotary Club of Sint Maarten to beautify and maintain Simpson Bay Village Round-a-bout.

PHILIPSBURG:--- Minister of Public Housing, Spatial Planning, Environment and Infrastructure (Ministry of VROMI) Hon. Maurice Lake, on Friday morning was thanked by President of Rotary Club Sint Maarten Danny Ramchandani for his role in allowing the service club to have the respo...

Minister Lake says we need to stop the petty politics and raise the bar of professional politics with the people at heart.

PHILIPSBURG:--- Minister of Public Housing, Environment, Spatial Planning and Infrastructure (Ministry VROMI) Hon. Maurice Lake says he has taken note of the discussions in the Central Committee meeting of Friday, September 19 with respect to budget amendments.

"As the Minister of...

Last Chance to Register for FCCA Cruise Conference & Trade Show.

Last Chance to Register for FCCA Cruise Conference & Trade Show.

POINT BLANCHE:--- Registration for the 21st Florida Caribbean Cruise Association (FCCA) Conference & Trade Show will close on September 30 at 5:00pm.
As of 5:01pm, the on-site registration price per person will automatically go into effect. One-on-one meetings will close on Mo...

Seven Seas Waters donates to young aspiring musician.

Seven Seas Waters donates to young aspiring musician.

POINT BLANCHE:--- Twelve year old Acquilla Carty has become the latest recipient of a donation made by Seven Seas Waters, in its ongoing commitment to aid youth development and nation-building, wherever the company has an opportunity of doing so.
The young aspiring musician has be...

Justice Academy’s Anniversary.

Justice Academy’s Anniversary.

PHILIPSBURG:--- On Monday September 15, 2014, the Minister of Justice the Honorable Dennis Richardson attended a ceremony commemorating the 2nd Anniversary of the existence of the Justice Academy and it's achievements to date. The Minister spoke about the Justice Academy being a ...

 

Two new lawyers at VanEps Kunneman VanDoorne.

Two new lawyers at VanEps Kunneman VanDoorne.

WILLEMSTAD, Curacao:--- With the admittance to the bar of junior associate Vincent Abbing and the employment of associate Godelieve Wesselingh, VanEps Kunneman VanDoorne has expanded with both a starting and an experienced attorney. Vincent Abbing wa...

HMF et L’équipe de création du spectacle "Forget the Popcorn" organisaient dimanche dernier des auditions.

HMF et L’équipe de création du spectacle

HMF et L'équipe de création du spectacle Forget the Popcorn organisaient dimanche dernier des auditions.
Avec à la Direction artistique du futur spectacle les deux artistes membres de HeadMade Factory, Peggy OULERICH chorégraphe et Hans MINNAERT mette...

Une opération de lutte contre la délinquance routière

Une opération de lutte contre la délinquance routière, ciblant en particulier les personnes conduisant sous l'empire d'un état alcoolique, était menée le dimanche 24 août 2014 de 03h00 à 06h00 par la compagnie de gendarmerie départementale de Saint-M...

They Have a Right.

Dear Mr. Editor:

If we truly want to make St. Maarten a better place for our children and grandchildren, letters to the Herald's Editor like the one in Sept 11th's edition under the caption "They have a right to" should become a thing of the past and ...

How to Actualize Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi's "21st Century Security Concept" By Dr. David Leffler

How to Actualize Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi's

Huang Jin Bianji reports in his insightful and well written People's Daily article "Chinese FM calls for new security concept to ensure lasting peace in Asia" that "Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi called for a security concept for the 21st century s...

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