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PM William Marlin clarifies the position of Sint Maarten

Prime Minister William Marlin

PHILIPSBURG – Prime Minister William Marlin said on Sunday afternoon following a phone call from Minister Ronald Plasterk, that it is not right for the Dutch government to hold the people of Sint Maarten hostage over the issue of establishing an Integrity Chamber controlled by the Dutch and reports to the Dutch. If that is not accepted Minister More...

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By webadmin On Saturday, October 21st, 2017

Prime Minister Marlin responds to letter Plasterk

GREAT BAY — On October 20, 2017, the Prime Minister of Sint Maarten, Mr. William Marlin, issued a letter to the Dutch caretaker Minister of Interior Affairs and Kingdom Relations, Mr. Ronald Plasterk, in response More...

By webadmin On Saturday, October 21st, 2017

Frans: SHTA should guard its tone in addressing its government partner

GREAT BAY — Leader of the United St. Maarten (US) party MP Frans Richardson believes the St. Maarten Hospitality and Trade Association (SHTA) should guard its tone and refrain from levying insults towards More...

Government Administration Building
By webadmin On Thursday, October 19th, 2017

Ministry of VROMI will resume electrical inspections as of Monday

Philipsburg –  Electrical inspections that were scheduled before Hurricane Irma and Maria can be rescheduled as of Monday October 23, 2017.  The Inspection Department will also be scheduling new electrical More...

Ombudsman Nilda Arduin Press Conference
By webadmin On Sunday, October 15th, 2017

Ombudsman monitors rebuilding efforts

GREAT BAY – Transparency, fairness and accountability should be the guiding elements of the relief, recovery and rebuilding efforts,” Ombudsman Dr. Nilda Arduin says. She is asking the public to file substantial More...

Marketplace Vendors Ombudsman
By webadmin On Friday, October 13th, 2017

Marketplace vendors file complaint against the removal of kiosks with Ombudsman

Philipsburg — On Friday afternoon, October 13, 2017 the Ombudsman, Dr. Nilda Arduin, met with approximately 40 vendors, many of whom filed a complaint against the decision of the Minister of Tourism, Economic More...

Final EOC meeting
By webadmin On Wednesday, October 11th, 2017

Final Emergency Operations Meeting held at Fire & Ambulance Building

CAY HILL –  On Friday October 6th the final Emergency Operations Center (EOC) meeting was held at the Fire & Ambulance Building, marking the end of the emergency response to Hurricane Irma. The next phase More...

Melissa Doncher-Arrindell Cruise Conference
By webadmin On Tuesday, October 10th, 2017

Arrindell-Doncher heads delegation attending FCCA Cruise Conference

POND ISLAND – Minister of Tourism and Economic Affairs Mellissa Arrindell Doncher will lead a delegation from St. Maarten to the Florida-Caribbean Cruise Association (FCCA) Cruise Conference and Trade Show. More...

Prime Minister William Marlin
By webadmin On Monday, October 9th, 2017

Prime Minister William Marlin Constitution Day 2017 Address

PHILIPSBURG – Prime Minister William Marlin on Sunday released his Constitution Day 2017 address. People of St. Maarten, a little over a month ago, we were struck by the most powerful hurricane ever recorded. More...

Damaged Structure marked with B
By webadmin On Monday, October 9th, 2017

VROMI: Markings on the structures are solely for assessment

Philipsburg – The Inspectors of the Inspection/Permits Department from the Ministry of VROMI are currently assessing all structures post hurricane Irma and Maria. Homes that are deemed unlivable will be marked More...