Samuel Allen

Samuel Allen

PHILIPSBURG, St. Maarten - The first game of the weekend was between Lightning and Thunderz and was an intense game. The defense from both teams were very well played, no team was giving up.

PHILIPSBURG, St. Maarten - FC Soualiga Women's Soccer Team, was established in April 2013 and is, as of August 2014, officially established as the Soualiga Soccer Association.

PHILIPSBURG, St. Maarten - The consumer price index for Sint Maarten has increased in the month of August 2014 by 0.3 percent compared to that of June 2014.

Robbery suspect arrested

Thursday, 25 September 2014 15:15 Published in Island News

PHILIPSBURG, St. Maarten - On Tuesday, September 23rd the young man with initials G.O.R.B. (19) for whom a warrant for his arrest was issued, suspected of committing several robberies have been arrested by police on the Sucker Garden road.

PHILIPSURG, St. Maarten - No less than 6 armed robberies on supermarkets were reported during September 15th through September 20th.

4th Annual Pregnancy Market 2014

Thursday, 11 September 2014 20:35 Published in Island News

PHILIPSBURG, St. Maarten - The Pregnancy Market 2014 hosted by the Collective Prevention Services (CPS) and Community Development, Family, & Humanitarian Affairs (CDFHA) of the Ministry of Public Health, Social Development and Labor (VSA) had a successful turnout on Saturday September 6th.

PHILIPSBURG, St. Maarten - Terence Jandroep Certified Risk Auditor, Regional Director Benjamin & Parker Panama Benjamin & Parker (www.b-parker.com) is in the process of preparing top Tax Administration professionals in Sint Maarten with the objective to bring awareness of the SXM taxation system at higher level.

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.

PG conducts fruitful visit to Saba

Friday, 22 August 2014 12:56 Published in Island News

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.