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PHILIPSBURG, St. Maarten - The country's 427 million guilders draft budget was a point of debate during a Central Committee meeting of Parliament on Monday.

BES Islands - Bonaire's inflation rate over the fourth quarter of 2013 was 1.2 percent, i.e. considerably below the level recorded in the third quarter.

PHILIPSBURG, St. Maarten - The Draft Budget for St. Maarten went before the Central Committee of Parliament Monday.

PHILIPSBURG, St. Maarten - The nowadays businessmen is challenged every day with the extreme conditions of how to make money and how to continue to sustain profits in his organization.

PHILIPSBURG, St. Maarten - Former Minister with the responsibility for Finance Roland Tuitt, whilst in office stated that a company from the Netherlands would have been contracted to do an evaluation of the Cost of Living Adjustment (COLA) situation for St. Maarten.

Parliament About to Slow Down the Economy

Written by Friday, 10 January 2014 12:38

PHILIPSBURG, St. Maarten - Parliament has now passed and approved a motion to halt for a period of no less than two years the issuance of all work permits to unskilled, semi-skilled and skilled foreign workers, except for company directors and managers, with the objective, to increase employment opportunities for St. Maarteners.

PHILIPSBURG, St. Maarten - Orco Bank's Manager Mr. Ronald Halman and Account Executive Jimmy Challenger made a courtesy visit to NAGICO's newly appointed CEO for the Dutch Caribbean, Mr. Dwayne Elgin.

PHILIPSBURG, St. Maarten - The 2014 draft budget is to be handled during a central committee meeting of parliament on Monday January 13th, stated Minister in charge of Finance, the Honorable Martin Hassink.

PHILIPSBURG, St. Maarten - Minister of Tourism, the Honorable Ted Richardson told reporters on Wednesday morning that with the cut in the 2014 budget for his Ministry, there will be some challenges.

PHILIPSBURG, Sint Maarten – The Central Committee of the House of Parliament is scheduled to meet January 13th regarding the 2014 national budget.