Samuel Allen

Samuel Allen

Minister De Weever explores political option

Sunday, 08 June 2014 11:49 Published in Island News

GREAT BAY, St. Martin - As Minister of Public Health, Social Development and Labour for the past three years and three months, I have been part of the stability in government with the Democratic Party.

GREAT BAY, Sint Maarten (DCOMM) – 17th of May marked World Hypertension Day, and the Pan American Health Organization (PAHO)/World Health Organization (WHO), along with the Collective Prevention Services (CPS) of the Ministry of Public Health, Social Development and Labour, is urging people to get their blood pressure checked regularly to prevent heart attacks and stroke.

GREAT BAY, Sint Maarten (DCOMM) – Next week four Community Based Dialogues sessions are scheduled. In order to continue to engage the community with respect to the development of the National Development Program, the first session for the week is on Monday, May 19 for residents of lower and upper Cul de Sac. The session will be held the Seventh Day Adventist Church from 6.30pm to 10.30pm.

PHILIPSBURG, Sint Maarten – Minister of Tourism & Economic Affairs, Transport & Telecommunications (Ministry TEATT) Hon. Ted Richardson during his working visit to the Netherlands also discussed several issues related to the St. Maarten Telephone Company (TELEM) including the spectrum interference issue.

The Tax Department talks about integrity

Tuesday, 08 April 2014 19:51 Published in Island Financial

BES Islands - The teams on Saba and Statia of Belastingdienst Caribisch Nederland came together last week to talk on the subject of integrity.

PHILIPSBURG, St. Maarten - Sailors and boating enthusiasts from around the world gathered in St. Maarten by the thousands to participate in celebrations and races during the 34th Annual St. Maarten Heineken Regatta, which took place March 6 - 9, 2014.

PHILIPSBURG, St. Maarten - The Prime Minister of St. Maarten the Honorable Sarah Wescot-Williams on Tuesday celebrated the 40th anniversary of the Summit Hotel in Cupecoy together with long-time guests, management and staff at a ceremony at the hotel.

PHILIPSBURG, Sint Maarten – The President of Parliament Hon. drs. Gracita Arrindell recently received a visit from the Integrity Pilot Group that has been installed by His Excellency Governor drs. Eugene Holiday.

PHILIPSBURG, St. Maarten - The Prime Minister of St. Maarten the Honorable Sarah Wescot-Williams opened up a specialized law course that Government has offered to Civil Servants so that they are brought up to speed with legal items they might come across during their work.

Eagle Eye Tracking Offers Help for Seniors

Tuesday, 28 January 2014 17:17 Published in Island News

PHILIPSBURG, St. Maarten - A new long-range wireless detection system, with applications in health care, personal safety, asset and goods tracking, can pinpoint items and people with near 100 percent accuracy over a much wider range than current systems thanks to a new system developed by Eagle Eye Tracking.