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SXM Firemen Show Skills And Fitness In Obstacle Course

12 hours 21 min ago

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NATIONAL LABORATORY POLICY WORKSHOP

12 hours 30 min ago

NATIONAL LABORATORY POLICY WORKSHOP

 

Thursday, July 24, 2014   -The Honorable Minister of Public Hea ... Read more

CARIBBEAN DEVELOPMENT BANK PRESIDENT SMITH SAYS VISIT EXCEEDED DELEGATIONS EXPECTATIONS

12 hours 39 min ago

Carib Dev Bank Conclude

 

Thursday, July 24, 2014 PHILIPSBURG, Sint Maarten – President Dr. Warren Smith from the Caribbean Developme ... Read more

UP LEADER AND BOARD CONGRATULATES PRESIDENT ALINE HANSON

Tue, 07/22/2014 - 01:16

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Monday, July 21, 2014   Sint Maarten – The Leader of the United People's Party (UP) Member of Parliament (MP) Hon. Theo Heyliger and the Board congratulates Pre ... Read more

PRESIDENT ARRINDELL RECEIVES ANNUAL REPORT FROM SOCIAL HEALTH INSURANCE FUND

Tue, 07/22/2014 - 01:12

 

Monday,July 21, 2014 PHILIPSBURG, Sint Maarten – President of Parliament Hon. Gracita Arrindell Read more

POLICE ARRESTS FOUR DURING INVESTIGATION

Tue, 07/22/2014 - 01:06

GREAT BAY, St. Maarten (Monday, July 21, 2014)-On Monday July 21st at approximately 3.30 am. police patrol was sent to Pendant cactus drive in Sucker garden to investigate a break in at an apartment building on the road. In the immediate area the police saw a man that fit the description of the suspect in this case. This man was questioned by police ... Read more

GENDARME AND POLICE HOLD JOINT CONTROLS

Tue, 07/22/2014 - 01:05

GREAT BAY, St. Maarten (Monday, July 21,2014)-On the night of Thursday July 17th and Friday July 18th Gendarmes and Police held a joint control at three border-crossings simultaneously, namely at Belvedere-French Quarter, Belle View - Cole Bay and Low lands Cupe-a-Coy. The control started at 11.00 pm. and ended at 03.00 am. At the Belvedere-Fren ... Read more

UNITED PEOPLE’S PARTY HELD TGF

Mon, 07/21/2014 - 00:15

CAY HILL, St. Maarten (Sunday, July 20, 2014)- Candidates, membe ... Read more

DEMOCRATIC PARTY OBSERVE 60TH ANNIVERSARY WITH CHURCH SERVICE

Mon, 07/21/2014 - 00:12

DP Party

 

GREAT BAY, St. Maarten (Sunday, Ju ... Read more

FRANKIE MEYERS HELD MEET AND GREAT ON FRENCH SIDE

Mon, 07/21/2014 - 00:08

MARIGOT, St. Martin (Sunday, July 20, 2014)-The number 3 c ... Read more

RHODA ARRINDELL GUEST SPEAKER FOR ROTARY CLUB’S LITERACY MONTH

Sat, 07/19/2014 - 08:23

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GREAT BAY, St. Martin (July 19, 2014)—“What can we do to eradicate illiteracy from our midst?” asked linguist ... Read more

THE OSPP IS VERY CONCERNED ABOUT THE BLATANT CAMPAIGN VIOLATORS!

Sat, 07/19/2014 - 08:18

Saturday, July 19, 2014 Philipsburg – It was with great astonishment that we read in one of our dailies on Friday, July 18, 2014 that the police visited all parties over campaign violations. In the same article this daily indicated that four political parties including the OSPP ignored the no-go zone for campaign material according to the political permit.

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MARIA LOOKING TO MOVE FRESH

Sat, 07/19/2014 - 08:13

Saturday, July 19, 2014   PHILIPSBURG—Convinced that her calling is to serve the people of St. Maarten, former Island Council woman, Commissioner, Senator, State Secretary and Minister Maria Buncamper-Molanus will contest the August 29 Parliamentary elections with the United People (UP) party. She will be candidate #21 on the slate.

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WORKSHOP SOCIAL MEDIA AND CITIZENS’ PARTICIPATION: WHAT IS YOUR STRATEGY?

Sat, 07/19/2014 - 08:08

SxmDCOMM Social Media Workshop modified

 

Saturday, July 19, 2014   GREAT BAY, Sint Maarten (DCOMM) – A w ... Read more

PARTIES ALLOWED TO BREAK RULE ON PLACING CAMPAIGN FLAGS ON BRIDGE WITHOUT CONSEQUENCES

Sat, 07/19/2014 - 07:52

Saturday, July 19, 2014 GREAT BAY---The United St. Maarten Party is calling on the Minister of Justice; Dennis Richardson, to take action against political parties that has blatantly disregarded his instructions on the placing of campaigning paraphernalia at locations that could hinder or endanger traffic.

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FRANS: UP SUPPORTERS BEING APPROVED TO PURCHASE HOMES IN BELVEDERE’

Fri, 07/18/2014 - 09:41

GREAT BAY, St. Martin (Friday, July 18, 2014)-Number 1 candidate and leader of the United Sint Maarten Party (USp) is demanding an explanation from the Minister of Housing; Maurice Lake and the Board and Management of the St. Maarten Housing Development Foundation (SMHDF), as to why low income homes built the Belvedere area and to be sold to residents through a ... Read more

BELVEDERE COMMUNITY CENTER RECEIVES SUBSIDY

Fri, 07/18/2014 - 09:39

GREAT BAY, St. Martin (Friday, July 18, 2014)-The Belvedere Community Foundation earlier this week was notified by the Minister of Public Health Social Development & Labor, Cornelius De Weever that their subsidy request has been granted to the tune of Naf 200,000. for the fiscal year 2014.

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LABOUR DEPT. DELEGATION MEETS WITH NIPA ON FORMING CLOSER WORKING RELATIONSHIP

Fri, 07/18/2014 - 09:37

GREAT BAY, St. Maarten (Friday, July 18, 2014)- (DCOMM) – As part of the ongoing quest of the Minister of Public Health, Social Development and Labor, the Hon. Cornelius De Weever, to balance the supply and demand of skilled workers on the labor market of St. Maarten, representatives of the Department of Labor, Labor Affairs Agency and the National Institute ... Read more

CPC MOVING FORWARD

Fri, 07/18/2014 - 09:35

GREAT BAY, St. Maarten (Friday, July 18, 2014)-The board of the CPC hereby informs the general public and its supporters that CPC will remain active and intends to move forward despite having lost one of its original founding members. Within a few weeks a new President will be elected within the party that can steer CPC based on its ... Read more