PHILIPSBURG:--- Former Deputy Minister of Plenipotentiary Henrietta Doran York was elected by majority to be the next president of the Windward Islands Civil Servant and Private Sector Union (WICSU/PSU). Doran York a new comer in the unionism received 133 votes while Denisio Conner who have been a member of the WICSU/PSU for t ... Read more
Now leaking inside information about GEBE current saga.
PHILIPSBURG:--- A member of the supervisory board of GEBE is someone who was hired as a private consultant for quality control and subsequently fired for his incompetence. However, that person ended up being a member of the Supervisory board that is now calling the shots as to who should be fired and or investigated.
This board member who is affiliated with the UPP party was one of the persons that delivered the letter to Romelio Maduro on Wednesday informing him tha ... Read more
PHILIPSBURG:---- The Ministry of Finance organized a Budget Day 2016 Retreat in order to better synchronize the efforts of the seven Ministries concerning their preparation of and contribution to the Budget 2016.
The Budget Day 2016 retreat includes two days of present ... Read more
PHILIPSBURG:--- Hon. Prime Minister and Minister of General Affairs Marcel Gumbs expresses his deepest sympathy to the family of Pieter Hooft, a civil servant who worked with the Government of Sint Maarten for more than 25-years.
"My condolences on behalf of the Council of Ministers also go out to civil service corps of count ... Read more
PHILIPSBURG:--- MP Sarah Wescot Williams sent a letter to the chair of Parliament asking several questions about the agreement signed between the government of St. Maarten and the Netherlands. The letter sent to the chairman of Parliament reads:-
Questions Integrity Chamber protocol
Honorable Chairperson of Parliament,
During my stay in the Netherlands, I have been apprised of the protocol agreed upon between the governments of St. Maarten and the Netherlands respectively.
This document is alleged to have been signed on behalf of the 2 g ... Read more
PHILIPSBURG:---The St. Maarten Tourist Bureau is delighted to announce that two students have been selected to represent St. Maarten in the 2015 Florida Caribbean Cruise Association (FCCA) Children's Environmental Poster Competition .
Aziza Vanterpool, (14 years old), of Milton Peters College is a finalist in the Senior category and Diya Sachdev, (11 years old) from the Rev. John A. Campus, Meth ... Read more