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Seniors discuss concerns, National Development

Bing News - 18 hours 36 min ago
BELAIR--The St. Maarten Seniors and Pensioners Association (SMSPA) held a well-attended seminar on the "Rights of the Seniors" on Thursday, where special attention was paid to their involvement in the National Development Plan (NDP), progress in the rights ... ... Read more

Seniors discuss concerns, National Development

Bing News - 18 hours 36 min ago
BELAIR--The St. Maarten Seniors and Pensioners Association (SMSPA) held a well-attended seminar on the "Rights of the Seniors" on Thursday, where special attention was paid to their involvement in the National Development Plan (NDP), progress in the rights ... ... Read more

St. Maarten Heineken Regatta:Gill Commodore's Cup Opens Registration to Include all Regatta Participants.

Bing News - Sat, 10/25/2014 - 01:53
Simpson Bay, St. Maarten (October 24, 2014) What could be better than racing for three days with over 2000 of the world's best sailors? How about racing for four days! The St.Maarten Heineken Regatta is proud to announce that their pre-event, the Gill ... ... Read more

St. Maarten Heineken Regatta:Gill Commodore's Cup Opens Registration to Include all Regatta Participants.

Bing News - Sat, 10/25/2014 - 01:53
Simpson Bay, St. Maarten (October 24, 2014) What could be better than racing for three days with over 2000 of the world's best sailors? How about racing for four days! The St.Maarten Heineken Regatta is proud to announce that their pre-event, the Gill ... ... Read more

St. Maarten Heineken Regatta:Gill Commodore's Cup Opens Registration to Include all Regatta Participants.

Bing News - Sat, 10/25/2014 - 01:53
Simpson Bay, St. Maarten (October 24, 2014) What could be better than racing for three days with over 2000 of the world's best sailors? How about racing for four days! The St.Maarten Heineken Regatta is proud to announce that their pre-event, the Gill ... ... Read more

St. Maarten Heineken Regatta:Gill Commodore's Cup Opens Registration to Include all Regatta Participants.

Bing News - Sat, 10/25/2014 - 01:53
Simpson Bay, St. Maarten (October 24, 2014) What could be better than racing for three days with over 2000 of the world's best sailors? How about racing for four days! The St.Maarten Heineken Regatta is proud to announce that their pre-event, the Gill ... ... Read more

St. Maarten Heineken Regatta:Gill Commodore's Cup Opens Registration to Include all Regatta Participants.

Bing News - Sat, 10/25/2014 - 01:53
Simpson Bay, St. Maarten (October 24, 2014) What could be better than racing for three days with over 2000 of the world's best sailors? How about racing for four days! The St.Maarten Heineken Regatta is proud to announce that their pre-event, the Gill ... ... Read more

INSTRUCTION GIVEN BY KINGDOM COUNCIL OF MINISTERS TO SINT MAARTEN STANDS

AVS News - Fri, 10/24/2014 - 23:52

WILLEMSTAD, Curacao (Friday, October 24, 2014) – The instruction given by the Kingdom Council of Ministers to St Maarten last week stands, even though the Parliament of the island rejected this measure on Wednesday.

This was the reaction of the Minister of ... Read more

MINISTER LAKE CALLS ON COMMUNITY COUNCILS AND CIVIC ORGANIZATIONS TO HELP WITH NATIONAL CLEAN-UP

AVS News - Fri, 10/24/2014 - 23:51

PHILIPSBURG, Sint Maarten (Friday, October 24, 2014)– Minister of Public Housing, Environment, Spatial Planning and Infrastructure (Ministry VROMI) Hon. Maurice Lake is calling on residents, community councils and civic organizations to come together this weekend to help clean-up the districts.

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PERSONALIZED STAMPS IS A FUN AND UNIQUE WAY TO CAPTURE MEMORABLE MOMENTS

AVS News - Fri, 10/24/2014 - 23:49

PHILIPSBURG, St. Maarten (Friday, October 24, 2014)- Postal Services St. Maarten (PSS) N.V. is encouraged byearly interest in the launch of personalized stamps for visiting and residential customers.

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Minister Lake calls on residents, community councils and civic organizations to help with national clean-up this weekend.

St. Martin News Network - Fri, 10/24/2014 - 22:00

PHILIPSBURG:---  Minister of Public Housing, Environment, Spatial Planning and Infrastructure (Ministry VROMI) Hon. Maurice Lake is calling on residents, community councils and civic organizations to come together this weekend to help clean-up the districts.

All residents are being urged to use the weekend to clean-up their yard and put out their hurricane related debris outside their yard or alongside the road. Household garbage is not hurricane related debris.

Ministry VROMI will resume the pick-up of hurricane related debris on Monday, Oct ... Read more

Mental Health Foundation’s Cocktail party took place on Saturday October 18, 2014

St. Martin News Network - Fri, 10/24/2014 - 21:46

staffofmhf24102014PHILIPSBURG:--- On Saturday October 18, 2014, the Mental Health Foundation organized a Reception which this year focused on the Foundation's very loyal stakeholders and generous sponsors. The event was organized to honor and thank those who provide the Mental Health Foundation with continuous support and who are part of the reason why the MHF is where it is today. The Cocktail party was honored by the ... Read more

Government plans island wide clean up starting Monday, residents urged to put debris out

St. Martin News Network - Fri, 10/24/2014 - 21:35

Philipsburg (DCOMM):---- On Monday, October 27, the Public Works Department plans to start a coordinated island-wide cleanup to pick up the remaining debris left over from Hurricane Gonzalo.

Over this upcoming weekend, residents are requested to put out their debris roadside so that the Department personnel can take the debris and rubble away.

The residents are also requested to separate the normal garbage of the household with that of the hurricane debris.

"I am requesting of the community to not mix up the everyday garbage with the hurric ... Read more

Seniors discuss concerns, National Development

Bing News - Fri, 10/24/2014 - 21:18
BELAIR--The St. Maarten Seniors and Pensioners Association (SMSPA) held a well-attended seminar on the "Rights of the Seniors" on Thursday, where special attention was paid to their involvement in the National Development Plan (NDP), progress in the rights ... ... Read more

Seniors discuss concerns, National Development

Bing News - Fri, 10/24/2014 - 21:18
BELAIR--The St. Maarten Seniors and Pensioners Association (SMSPA) held a well-attended seminar on the "Rights of the Seniors" on Thursday, where special attention was paid to their involvement in the National Development Plan (NDP), progress in the rights ... ... Read more

Cayman takes the lead in Banker survey for sixth time

St. Martin News Network - Fri, 10/24/2014 - 21:16

 gonzalojalles24102014Gayman Islands"---- Cayman's position as the world's top specialised financial centre was reconfirmed again this week with the news that this jurisdiction has come first in a leading international survey, topping the specialised financial centres ranking, as compiled by The Banker magazine. This is the sixth consecutive year that the Cayman Islan ... Read more

Mosquito fogging moved forward to commence October 28

St. Martin News Network - Fri, 10/24/2014 - 19:03

GREAT BAY (DCOMM):--- The Collective Preventive Services (CPS), a government agency under the Ministry of Public Health, Social Development & Labour, hereby informs that the mosquito fogging throughout the country will start on Tuesday, October 28 instead of November 1.

Residents must bear in mind that fogging is not a total solution to eliminate mosquitos. Fogging activity is kept to a minimum in order to prevent the mosquito population from developing immunity to the chemicals that are deployed.

Fogging is one intervention of several, and th ... Read more

Police promotes “Stop, Drop and Go” project at secondary school.

St. Martin News Network - Fri, 10/24/2014 - 18:21

frichardspsve24102014PHILIPSBURG:--- On Friday October 24th at 7.30 a.m. the Community Police Officer for the Sint Peters and Reward area Inspector Felix Richards and the Police Public Relation officer Inspector Ricardo Henson visited the Sint Maarten Academy PSVE- secondary school in Ebenezer Estate to give a small presentation. The presentation was order to continue promoting the "Stop, Drop and Go" project which i ... Read more

Minister Lake updated on NV GEBE on Electricity Restoration.

St. Martin News Network - Fri, 10/24/2014 - 17:32

PHILIPSBURG:--- Minister of Public Housing, Environment, Spatial Planning and Infrastructure (Ministry VROMI) Hon. Maurice Lake was updated Thursday afternoon by NV GEBE with respect to a small number of homes that are still without electricity in different districts since the passing of Hurricane Gonzalo.

The small number of remaining homes in the districts of St. Peters, South Reward should receive electricity Thursday night. For those in Madame Estate, on Friday; for Mount William Hill, will be Saturday.

For Sucker Garden, Point Blanche, those ... Read more

Port St. Maarten Meets with Ministry of Public Health with respect to Ebola.

St. Martin News Network - Fri, 10/24/2014 - 17:27

vsaportservices24102014POINT BLANCHE:---- Port St. Maarten – On Tuesday, Ministry of Public Health, Social Development & Labour (Ministry VSA) officials met with the management team of Port St. Maarten regarding the ports preparations for Ebola.

Ministry VSA informed Po ... Read more

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