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PHILIPSBURG, St. Maarten - Member of Parliament (MP) Leroy de Weever was adamant on Monday about obtaining the annual accounts of government owned companies.

SER meets with Sint Maarten Development Fund

Written by Tuesday, 03 September 2013 01:16

PHILIPSBURG, St. Maarten - On Wednesday, August 28, 2013 the board of the Social Economic Council (SER) met with the interim director Mr. Keith Franca of the Sint Maarten Development Fund (SMDF).

PHILIPSBURG, St. Maarten - The staff of the St Maarten Chamber of Commerce and Industry can now look forward to enjoying supplemental income after retirement, thanks to the finalization of a pension plan on their behalf.

PHILIPSBURG, St. Maarten - Despite the problems being faced with the approval of the 2013 budget, the National Development Plan (NDP) is still being financed.

GREAT BAY, Sint Maarten (DCOMM) – On Thursday, the Council of Ministers had a meeting with representatives of the various unions on the matter of the Cost-of-Living Adjustment (COLA).

PHILIPSBURG, Sint Maarten – The Central Committee of Parliament will meet September 02 to discuss the First Half Year Report with the Minister of Finance Hon. Martin Hassink.

PHILIPSBURG, St. Maarten - During the Council of Ministers meeting on Tuesday representatives from SONA/USONA gave on update to the Council of Ministers regarding the functioning of the organizations.

BRIDGETOWN, Barbados - CIBC FirstCaribbean will name its Headquarters building at Warrens in Barbados in honour of Executive Chairman, Mr. Michael Mansoor. The building will be called "The Michael Mansoor Building."

WILLEMSTAD, Curacao - On Monday, September 16, 2013, there will be a bond issue on behalf of the country of Curaçao. It will be a 2.75% loan with a term of thirty years with a semiannual coupon.

Unions seeking full paymeny of 2011/2012 COLA

Written by Wednesday, 28 August 2013 15:10

PHILIPSBURG, St. Maarten - President of the Windward Islands Teachers Union, Claire Elshot, who is also the vice president of the Windward Islands Chamber of Labor Unions, stated on Tuesday that their membership is of the opinion that the Cost of Living Adjustment (COLA) for 2011/2012 have to be paid.