PHILIPSBURG, St. Maarten - Princess Juliana International Airport (PJIA), in St. Maarten (www.VacationStMaarten.com), ranked 10th in a global poll of 79 nominated airports to determine the most stunning approach via airplane.

PHILIPSBURG, Sint Maarten – A Plenary session of Parliament is scheduled for March 15.

Town Hall Meeting on Conservation Areas Postponed

Wednesday, 14 March 2012 16:43 Published in Island News

GREAT BAY, Sint Maarten (DCOMM) – The planned town hall meeting on Conservation Areas has been postponed until further notice.

PHILIPSBURG - Environmental Protection in the Caribbean (EPIC) is planning on launching the Green Key as their second Foundation for Environmental Education (FEE) program.

SIMPSON BAY, St. Maarten - Five Air Traffic Controllers departed the Princess Juliana International Airport for Trinidad on Saturday to pursue a six-week Basic Radar Course, moving one step closer to becoming Certified Radar Controllers.

Cft half-year report on Curaçao and Sint Maarten

Wednesday, 14 March 2012 16:28 Published in Island Financial

WILLEMSTAD  - The Board of Financial supervision (College financieel toezicht - Cft) observes in its sixth half-year report that in the coming years Curaçao and Sint Maarten face various challenges to maintain their public finances in due order and to improve their financial management, that in addition to the trials the countries' economies will endure from the international conjuncture.

TelCell Co-sponsor FC Telstar Soccer Trip

Wednesday, 14 March 2012 16:20 Published in General sports news

PHILIPSBURG, Pond Island -St. Maarten soccer team FC Telstar had the support of TelEm Group during the team's participation in an international Futsal competition in Curacao.

Man robbed of his belongings

Wednesday, 14 March 2012 16:00 Published in Island News

PHILIPSBURG - The victim of an armed robbery with initials B.B.A. from the Dominican Republic filed an official complaint with detectives stating that on Tuesday March 13th at approximately 01.00 a.m. while walking from "FeFe Bar" to "El Capitan" he was robbed by two unknown young men.

PHILIPSBURG - On Friday March 2nd 2012 a man known as "Ras" was attacked while sitting at Christian's Bar in Dutch Quarter by two men who were seeking to rob the victim of his gold chain.

Chuchubi Foundations prepares to celebrate

Wednesday, 14 March 2012 14:12 Published in Island News

PHILIPSBURG - The Chuchubi Foundation in collaboration with the celebrations of Aruba day on Sunday March 18th will be hosting several activities on the island.