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When will the Dutch Upgrade St. Maarten’s Coast Guard?

St. Maarten contributing, yet not helicopter or Radar for St. Maarten

PHILIPSBURG:--- Since St. Maarten became a country on October 10th, 2010 the country's responsibilities increased substantially with little or no monies, and while St. Maarten has to make financial contributions for the entire operations of the Coast Guard, the Coast Guards Office on St. Maarten lacks major equipments.
Both Ministers of Justice that held office on St. Maarten since 2010 have submitted request...

Nature Foundation Again Expresses Concern at the sharp rise in the number of Complaints of Nuisance Monkeys in the Community.

Nature Foundation Again Expresses Concern at the sharp rise in the number of Complaints of Nuisance Monkeys in the Community.

Holds Stakeholder Meeting to Discuss Options to Control Monkey Population

PHILIPSBURG:--- The Sint Maarten Nature Foundation has increasingly been receiving complaints and reports of monkeys causing problems for residents in various districts, particularly after the passing of Hurricane Gonzalo. Even in districts where the Foundation has not recorded monkeys, such as on Front and Backstreet in Philipsburg, there have been sightings of the animals.

The Nature Foundation has been...

BTP-SXM MEETS WITH REGULATORS FRANCE & NETHERLANDS.

BTP-SXM MEETS WITH REGULATORS FRANCE & NETHERLANDS.

PHILIPSBURG:--- Bureau Telecommunications and Post St. Maarten (BTP-SXM), successfully concluded its meetings with the Regulatory entity and -administration in France and the Netherlands, during its visit this week.

BTP-SXM team headed by the Director Mr. Anthony Carty is quoted as saying: "The objectives set by BTP-SXM have been accomplished. The execution of an amendment to the Protocol signed in November 2013 with the French Regulatory entity and -Administration ANFR/ARCEP ...

Rotary Sunrise welcomes new member Damali Bryson.

Rotary Sunrise welcomes new member Damali Bryson.

PHIIPSBURG:--- Rotary Club of St. Martin Sunrise President Virginia Asin is pleased to welcome new member Damali Bryson to the club. Ms. Bryson's induction ceremony took place during a joint meeting of all Rotarian clubs at Le Mini Club in Marigot. Visiting Rotary 7020 District G...

Minister Lake says work to start soon on Chin Cactus Drive. Procedures have to be followed first before work can begin.

PHILIPSBURG:--- Minister of Public Housing, Environment, Spatial Planning and Infrastructure (Ministry VROMI) Hon. Maurice Lake says a promise made is a promise kept.

Minister Lake took note of a newspaper story on Friday about the paving of Chin Cactus Drive in Sucker Garden whic...

Stop, Drop and Go Firearm Project Extended to November 14th, 2014.

Stop, Drop and Go Firearm Project Extended to November 14th, 2014.

KPSM will open Tipline --- Reward Offered for Information to Recover Illegal Firearms

PHILIPSBURG:--- Minister of Justice Dennis Richardson and Prefet Delegue Phillipe Chopin announced at a joint press conference on Thursday that the Stop, Drop, and Go Project has been a great suc...

Airport Workers Questioning St. Maarten Civil Aviation.

Airport Workers Questioning St. Maarten Civil Aviation.

Two lives could have been saved if proper procedures were followed

AIRPORT:--- Several personnel of the Princess Juliana International Airport (PJIAE) are enraged at the loss of the two lives that they said could have been saved if the St. Maarten Civil Aviation had taken proper a...

FEDEX CARGO PLANE MAKES EMERGENCY LANDING AT SEA. (UPDATED)

FEDEX CARGO PLANE MAKES EMERGENCY LANDING AT SEA. (UPDATED)

Two Passengers on Board, Regular Crew Members

AIRPORT:--- A FEDEX cargo plane that took off from the Princess Juliana International Airport had to make an emergency landing about one mile off the coast of St. Maarten. According to information reaching SMN News the aircraft type is...

Businessman Brother of MP convoked in Bribery Allegations made by MP Christopher Emmanuel.

PHILIPSBURG:--- The Landsrecherche convoked a well known businessman who is also the brother of a Member of Parliament who was elected in the 2014 Parliamentary Elections. SMN News learnt that the businessman met with investigators 8am on Wednesday morning where he also filed a c...

Healthcare conference set to share a wealth of expertise.

Healthcare conference set to share a wealth of expertise.

GRAND CAYMAN:--- The fifth annual Cayman Islands Healthcare Conference will welcome a range of exceptional healthcare professionals from all over the world to speak at this year's event, taking place from 20th to 22nd November at The Ritz-Carlton, Grand Cayman.
Presenting on subje...

MP Lake concerned about French Parliamentary Committee report on relations between North and South.

MP Lake concerned about French Parliamentary Committee report on relations between North and South.

PHILIPSBURG:--- Member of Parliament Hon. Maurice Lake of the United People's (UP) Party says he has read media reports about a report drafted by a French Parliamentary Committee chaired by Rene Dosiere.
"I haven't read the report myself, but from media reports, it's very disturbi...

 

WANTED: Poems for the New Anguilla Book of Poetry, "Where I See the Sun".

WANTED: Poems for the New Anguilla Book of Poetry,

GREAT BAY:--- "All poets and spoken word artists from Anguilla, including those studying or living abroad" are invited "to submit up to five poems" for a new poetry book to be published here by the House of Nehesi Publishers (HNP).
"Where I See T...

Well-attended Meet & Greet VanEps Kunneman VanDoorne during Green Aruba.

Well-attended Meet & Greet VanEps Kunneman VanDoorne during Green Aruba.

ORANJESTAD, Aruba:--- Last week, law firm VanEps Kunneman VanDoorne organized a successful Meet & Greet for conference participants during Green Aruba where Europe Meets the Americas. The conference was focused on sustainable energy, technology, ...

Taste of St Barth Gourmet Festival, du 30 octobre au 03 novembre 2014

St-Barth accueille des chefs prestigieux venus des Etats-Unis, du Japon, de France, de Suède et du Brésil !

Durant cinq jours, du 30 octobre au 03 novembre 2014, l'île de St-Barthélemy accueillera sept chefs au talent exceptionnel : Jean-Georges Vonge...

UN APPEL A LA MOBILISATION ! OPERATION ‘’GRAND NETTOYAGE’’ LE DIMANCHE 19 OCTOBRE 2014

Le dimanche 19 octobre 2014 prochain, de 06 h 30 à 15 h 00, Le Conseil de Quartier N° 5, l'association SXM FONDATIONS et BOYS AND THE YARD invitent les organismes, les entreprises et tous les habitants à participer à une opération de ''GRAND NETTOYAG...

DEALING WITH THE THREAT OF EBOLA WHEN TRAVELING.

I am not a medical expert of any kind. I am hardly a travel expert as there are many more people who have traveled more than I have in my entire lifetime. I am however a travel sales consultant and many of you are clients of mines in one form or the ...

NATIONAL STATEMENT BY THE SINT MAARTEN MINISTER OF PUBLIC HEALTH, SOCIAL DEVELOPMENT & LABOUR HON. CORNELIUS DE WEEVER.

My Fellow Sint Maarteners:

The Ebola virus disease (EVD) is a severe, often fatal illness in humans. The current outbreak it is believed originated in Guinea in December 2013. The outbreak has reached community transmission and impacts two additional ...

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