PHILIPSBURG, Sint Maarten – Minister of Public Housing, Environment, Spatial Planning and Infrastructure (Ministry VROMI) Hon. Maurice Lake says he has taken note of Windward Islands Chamber of Labour Unions (WICLU) stance with respect to a reduction in utility bills.
BES Island, Saba - Attorney General Guus Schram this week, paid a visit made to Saba. In his capacity as the PG of the BES islands he held discussions with Governor Jonathan Johnson and the Chief of Police Basic care, Mr. Durk Hiemstra.
GREAT BAY, Sint Maarten (DCOMM) – The current outbreak of Ebola virus disease in West Africa poses a low risk for the Caribbean. There are no cases of Ebola in the Caribbean. Regional public health agencies have been told to continue to monitor the situation and be pro-active in preparing in the event the situation should change.
GREAT BAY, Sint Maarten (DCOMM) – Minister of Public Health Hon. Cornelius de Weever says that public health authorities at the Ministry of Public Health, Social Development and Labour, is closely monitoring the Ebola virus outbreak in West Africa, adding that Ebola does not pose an immediate threat to the country.
PHILIPSBURG, St. Maarten - An American Military C17 transport jet, landed at the Princess Juliana International Airport on Sunday.
CARIBBEAN - At the end of the 1980's, the Caribbean Community (CARICOM) Heads of Government felt a growing exigency to forge closer relations with their neighbours in the Caribbean Basin.
PHILIPSBURG, St. Maarten - We are all familiar with the proverb "Give a man a fish, and you will feed him for a day, teach a man to fish and you feed him for a lifetime".
DEI concludes Pilot Drop-out Prevention Program Ceremony held to commemorate achievement of participantsMonday, 14 July 2014 23:25 Published in Island News
GREAT BAY, St. Maarten – Recently, DEI officially ended its Pilot Drop Out Prevention Program and held a closing ceremony at the Sonesta Maho Beach Resort to commemorate a successful ending to a program that is needed on the island.
Richelda Rodrigues- Emmanuel Postulates on DP Slate: "The sustainable development of St. Maarten depends on the development of all of our people"Thursday, 10 July 2014 22:51 Published in Island News
PHILIPSBURG, St. Maarten - Current Director of the Court of Guardianship Richelda Rodriguez-Emmanuel on Thursday signed the DP SXM Party Pledge at the DP Headquarters on the Pondfill.
President Arrindell meets with S4 regarding on-going preparations for students planning to study in HollandWednesday, 09 July 2014 20:16 Published in Island News
PHILIPSBURG, Sint Maarten – President of Parliament Hon. Gracita Arrindell on last week Friday met with Chairman of the Board of the St. Maarten Student Support Services (S4) Foundation in the Netherlands Rinaldo Hassell as a follow-up to a meeting that the President had with the board of S4 in early June.