PHILIPSBURG - On Friday October 28, 2011, the acting Secretaries-General of the various Ministries took the oath for civil servants before of His Excellency Eugene B. Holiday.

Protest greets Queen arrival on Bonaire

Sunday, 30 October 2011 14:35 Published in Island News

PHILIPSBURG, Bonaire - Her Majesty Queen Beatrix of the Netherlands arrived on the island of Bonaire Saturday.

Where did they come from?

Sunday, 30 October 2011 13:18 Published in Island News

PHILIPSBURG - Member of Parliament George Pantophlet says that from the little he heard and read about the guns and ammunition shipment intercepted by Customs at Curacao's Airport a lot of emphasis seems to be placed on the fact that it originated from St. Maarten.

No arrest made in weapons transhipment case

Sunday, 30 October 2011 12:26 Published in Island News

PHILIPSBURG - No arrest has been made as yet into the discovery Thursday of a large amount of weapons in Curacao on a DAE flight that originated from St. Maarten.

PHILIPSBURG - NAGICO's Customer Service area will undergo major renovations beginning Monday October 31, in order to optimize the customer service experience to our clientele.

Jamaica are Super50 champs!

Sunday, 30 October 2011 12:07 Published in General sports news

PROVIDENCE, Guyana, CMC – Jamaica were crowned Regional Super50 kings on Saturday, after an unbroken 45-run stand between Tamar Lambert and Shawn Findlay ushered them to a five-wicket victory over Trinidad & Tobago.

PHILIPSBURG, Sint Maarten – Dutch Secretary of State for Finance Hon. Frans Weekers has assigned his technical advisor Robert Cornax, to research the situation with the Dutch Ministry of Interior Affairs and Kingdom Relations with respect to the Naf.40 million in debt payment arrears that is up to and including the end of 2005.

PHILIPSBURG, Sint Maarten – The Central Committee of Parliament will meet on November 2 with the Minister of Public Health, Social Development and Labour Hon. Cornelius De Weever.

Quiznos officially opened in Philipsburg

Sunday, 30 October 2011 09:59 Published in Island News

PHILIPSBURG - Even though the island of St. Maarten is experiencing some harsh economic times presently, there was some hope that things will get better soon and this was evident when Quiznos Sub which is located on the Codville Webster Street in Philipsburg, held their official grand opening on Saturday afternoon.

Murderer escapes Pointe Blanch prison

Sunday, 30 October 2011 08:36 Published in Island News

PHILIPSBURG - has learnt that the authorities at the Pointe Blanch Prison are now dealing with another prison break.

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