New VROMI Minister to meet GEBE soon

Written by Sunday, 25 January 2015 00:00

PHILIPSBURG, St. Maarten - The decrease in the cost of fuel use to generate electricity should be passed on immediately to the people of St. Maarten, echoed Prime Minister with the responsibility for General Affairs, the Honorable Marcel Gumbs.

WILEMSTAD, Curacao - Seemingly, Members of Parliament on Curacao are at odds with a proposal presented by the United Nations on actions to be taken against terrorism.

PHILIPSBURG, St. Maarten  - The Ministry of Finance is looking at ways to make changes to the country's existing tax laws, indicated the Minister of Finance, the Honorable Martin Hassink.

Teen, Senior contestants at Achievers Toastmasters club

Written by Sunday, 25 January 2015 23:25

PHILIPSBURG, St. Maarten - The contestants of the Teen and Senior Carnival Queen Pageants Teens attended a session of the SXM Achievers Toastmasters club on Thursday, January 22.

PHILIPSBURG, St. Maarten – It has been rumored for some time that the US party was planning to support the UP led coalition but I had to read it to actually believe it.

ORANJESTAD, St. Eustatius - The Progressive Labour Party on Sunday evening announced in a press release that the Party will be holding its Annual Party Convention on Thursday February 5th, 2015 under the theme: "PLP THE VOICE WE DESERVE".

SHTA - Remains Opposed to Counterpart Program

Written by Sunday, 25 January 2015 23:06

PHILIPSBURG, St. Maarten - The St. Maarten Hospitality & Trade Association (SHTA), the largest private business representative on the island, SHTA has taken notice of the remarks made, with respect to the implementation of the Counterpart Policy (CPP), by the honorable Members of Parliament Cornelius de Weever and Maurice Lake (in support of CPP) as well as the published opinion of the leader of the OSPP Mr. Lenny Priest (opposing CPP).

GREAT BAY, St. Martin - Independent Member of Parliament Cornelius De Weever is encouraging our seniors to participate in more activities, such as having a senior parliament.

HOLLAND - Health insurers, hospitals and the government are not doing enough to ensure patients understand hospital bills and know where to turn if they have queries, the national ombudsman said on Friday.

PORT OF SPAIN, Trinidad and Tobago - A meeting with Tourism Authorities of Trinidad and Tobago was convened by the Association of Caribbean States (ACS) at its headquarters, to facilitate dialogue on cooperation activities between the Association and the Tourism Authorities in their approach to sustainable tourism development.