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PHILIPSBURG, St. Maarten - The Central Committee of Parliament will meet at 10am on October 08th and one of the discussion points will be the bank license fees on US dollar accounts.

PHILIPSBURG, St. Maarten - The consumer price index for Sint Maarten has increased in the month of August 2013 by 0.6 percent compared to that of June 2013.

Tax Department encouraging use of online tax filing

Written by Thursday, 03 October 2013 18:39

PHILIPSBURG, St. Maarten (DCOMM)—The office of the Tax Department has been upgrading different tax systems--from digitizing tax filing to requesting a tax id or protesting an assessment, for the past months, with the assistance of the Information Communication Technology (ICT) Department of Government.

PHILIPSBURG, St. Maarten - The St. Maarten General Pension Fund (APS) is now set to invest in the islands new government administration building.

Royal Canadian Mint Making Waves in the Caribbean

Written by Thursday, 03 October 2013 09:32

OTTAWA, Ontario - The Royal Canadian Mint is pleased to announce recent contract wins with the Eastern Caribbean Central Bank (ECCB), the Central Bank of Barbados and Centrale Bank van Curacao en Sint Maarten, representing both circulation and numismatic coins.

WILLEMSTAD, Curacao - The policy of Government on Curacao to have those persons who are retired pay 10% of all income is causing major concern.

Major changes at Curacao Lottery Foundation

Written by Thursday, 26 September 2013 14:25

PHILIPSBURG, St. Maarten - The Curacao Lottery Foundation has undergone a clean sweep operation on the orders of the Prime Minister Ivar Asjes.

PHILIPSBURG, St. Maarten - The financial statement for 2012 is currently been worked on, stated Minister with the responsibility for Finance Martin Hassink.

PHILIPSBURG, St. Maarten – In an effort to raise awareness of and support for the fight against all types of cancer, CIBC FirstCaribbean International Bank, St. Maarten along with all the CIBC FCIBs across the Caribbean, are encouraging customers and public to donate to this worthy cause.

Delta Petroleum purchases "Gess" gas stations

Written by Wednesday, 25 September 2013 17:08

PHILIPSBURG, St. Maarten - Following the establishment of the large Delta Belvedere station in 2011, Delta Group is expanding its activities with the purchase of the three former GESS gas stations on the French Side.