Samuel Allen

Samuel Allen

GREAT BAY, Sint Maarten (DCOMM) – The Collective Preventive Services (CPS), a government agency under the Ministry of Public Health, says the country remains in a dengue epidemic phase, and residents are advised to continually be active in taking measures to mitigate the mosquito population.

Central Committee of Parliament to meet on Thursday

Tuesday, 03 December 2013 18:57 Published in Island News

PHILIPSBURG, Sint Maarten – The Central Committee Parliament is scheduled to meet 5th December regarding progress reports and the state of affairs of the justice sector.

PHILIPSBURG, Sint Maarten – Minister of Public Housing, Environment, Spatial Planning and Infrastructure (Ministry VROMI), says that he is working on some traffic relief measures to ease holiday season congestion in and around Philipsburg especially during the afternoon hours.

Immigration continues with BTA Permit Pick-up

Thursday, 21 November 2013 19:34 Published in Island Notices

PHILIPSBURG, St. Maarten - The Immigration and Border Protection Service would like to inform all persons who exchanged their BTA Category 1 permits for regular permits, that they may pick up their new permits every Saturday at the Immigration office from today onward.

Certificate ceremony JICN

Wednesday, 20 November 2013 19:33 Published in Island News

PHILIPSBURG, St. Maarten - On November 18th, 2013 a certificate ceremony took place in the Correctional Institution of the Caribbean Netherlands (JICN).

CANCUN, Mexico - The Executive Committees at the Latin American and Caribbean Air Transport Association (ALTA) and International Air Transport Association (IATA), in collaboration with the Association of Caribbean States (ACS) and the Caribbean Tourism Organisation (CTO), today hosted the Caribbean Region and Latin America Meeting of Tourism and Transport Executives.

PHILIPSBURG, St. Maarten - Members of the Parent Teacher Association of the Sister Magda School happily accepted a donation from the Cooperating foundations of the Dutch Caribbean (Samenwerkende Fondsen) for their clever anonymous breakfast program for those children in their school that need it.

PHILIPSBURG, St. Maarten - The Department of Statistics (STAT), informs the general public that although the main results of the 2011 Population census have been finalised, these results will not be made available until the population figure is corroborated.

PHILIPSBURG, St. Maarten - The Prime Minister of St. Maarten the Honorable Sarah Wescot-Williams congratulated the Sr. Borgia School on their 35th Anniversary which they celebrated on the 4th of November.

PHILIPSBURG, Sint Maarten – Ministry of Public Housing, Environment, Spatial Planning and Infrastructure (Ministry VROMI) hereby announces that the intersections leading to the Prins Bernhard Bridge will be closed to motorized traffic from 6.00am Sunday until 12.00 midnight in connection with the marking of the road surface. There will be no through traffic.