Soualiga Youth basket ball 2012 Season opened

Tuesday, 17 January 2012 01:03 Published in General sports news

PHILIPSBURG - On Sunday January 15th 2012, the Soualiga Youth basketball season was officially opened at the LB Scot Sports Auditorium.

PHILIPSBURG, Sint Maarten – On Tuesday Minister of Finance Hon. Hiro Shigemoto and the Committee of Financial Supervision (CFT) Chairman Age Bakker, will jointly open the Sint Maarten CFT Office.

PHILIPSBURG, Sint Maarten – Minister of Finance Hon. Hiro Shigemoto says that the General Pension Fund of Sint Maarten (APS) as of January 2012 will be paying out the pension of all former civil servants who have been receiving their pension from the General Pension Fund of the Netherlands Antilles (APNA).

PHILIPSBURG - Starting January 17th InselAir will distribute 35.000 scratch cards between Aruba, Bonaire, Curacao and St. Maarten households.

TELEM Execs visit Sint Maarten House

Tuesday, 17 January 2012 00:22 Published in Island News

GREAT BAY, Sint Maarten (DCOMM) – Last week Thursday executives from the TELEM Group of Companies visited the Cabinet of the Minister Plenipotentiary in The Hague at the Sint Maarten House.

APS makes presentation to finance minister

Tuesday, 17 January 2012 00:10 Published in Island Financial

PHILIPSBURG - Representatives of St. Maarten's new pension fund organization made a detailed presentation on the progress of the organization to the Minister of Finance, Hiro Shigemoto, on Monday.

IMBALI Center For Creative Movement

Tuesday, 17 January 2012 00:07 Published in Island Notices

PHILIPSBURG - IMBALI Center For Creative Movement, presents:

Introduction to the Art of Clown, Master classes by International clown teacher Albina Matuzko. Starting 11 or 12 February, depending on preferences of participants: 5 x Saturdays Or Sundays mornings: 10a.m-1p.m. at Imbali Dance School Located at the John Larmonie Center , long Wall road in Philipsburgs.

Simpson Bay, St. Maarten – Jaime Torres, the skipper of the Beneteau First 40.7, Smile and Wave, may not be the most experienced skipper making preparations for the 32nd edition of the St. Maarten Heineken Regatta, now less than two months away, but he is certainly one of the more passionate.

All to play for as semis loom

Monday, 16 January 2012 18:06 Published in General sports news

BRIDGETOWN, Barbados – Following the completion of the first phase of the Caribbean Twenty20 tournament at the Sir Vivian Richards Stadium in Antigua, the focus now turns to Kensington Oval here this week with the battle for places in the semi-finals fairly competitive among the top teams.

Two days workshop with interpol and DR Immigration

Monday, 16 January 2012 17:52 Published in Island News

PHILIPSBURG - On Thursday January 19th and Friday January 20th 2012 a two days "workshop" will be given on Sint Maarten by representatives of Interpol and Immigration Department from the Dominican Republic and also representatives from Sint Maarten.