Silveria Jacobs say's thank you to electorate

Written by Monday, 01 September 2014 00:03

PHILIPSBURG, St. Maarten - "I am extremely grateful and thankful for the support that I have received from the polls" former Minister of Education, Culture, Sports and Youth Affairs, the number 3 candidate on the slate of the National Alliance, Silveria Jacobs said.

Minister Lake says thank you

Written by Sunday, 31 August 2014 23:47

PHILIPSBURG, Sint Maarten – Minister of Public Housing, Environment, Spatial Planning and Infrastructure (Ministry VROMI) Hon. Maurice Lake would like to thank his family, friends, and supporters for the support he received in August 29 parliamentary elections.

Man arrested for fire-arm possession

Written by Sunday, 31 August 2014 23:36

PHILIPSBURG, St. Maarten - On Saturday August 30th at approximately 11.20 p.m. in the vicinity of "Reggea Pool Bar and Grill" a Simpson Bay Police patrol was approached by a man who stated that shortly before he was threatened with a handgun by another man who he knows.

PHILIPSBURG, St. Maarten - The National Alliance (NA) has extended its heartfelt thanks to the electorate and party supporters for peaceful exercising their democratic right to vote and for their confidence in the party and says now that elections are over; the time has come to work in the best interest of the people of St. Maarten.

HARBOUR VIEW, Sint Maarten - Following the Parliamentary elections of August 29th, 2014, His Excellency Governor Eugene B. Holiday decided to start consultations regarding the formation of a new government.

SHTA – No Lame-Duck Decisions

Written by Sunday, 31 August 2014 23:06

PHILIPSBURG, St. Maarten - The St. Maarten Hospitality & Trade Association (SHTA), the largest business representative on the island, representing over 160 companies in the tourism and trade industry on the island, is concerned about two highly controversial labor issues, the Counterpart Program and the Short-Term Contracts.

BES ISlands - The unions reached an agreement with the RCN director, Mr. Sybren van Dam, concerning the labor conditions 2013-2014.

BES ISlands - On Friday, August 29th Commissioner Ms. Chirino-Fidela opened the renovated Kolegio San Bernardo.

UTS completes 200MB Fiber circuit for Coastguard

Written by Sunday, 31 August 2014 22:51

PHILIPSBURG, St. Maarten – UTS has completed the delivery of 200 Megabyte (MB) fiber optic cable circuit to the Coastguard headquarters in Simpson Bay.

St. Maarten prepares for new government

Written by Saturday, 30 August 2014 05:59

PHILIPSBURG, St. Maarten - Talks towards the formation of a new government for St. Maarten has already begun.