SZV notice for clients who moved to Curacao

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PHILIPSBURG — Sint Maarten’s “Social & Health Insurances” (Sociale Ziektekosten Verzekering – SZV) herewith requests the attention of all our SZV-Clients who are now temporary living in Curaçao for the following important information. For medical treatment on Curacao, our SZV-Clients can contact the following general practitioners: Medical More...

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war on mosquitoes
By Online Editor On Thursday, August 31st, 2017
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Microcephaly-birth puts focus on the war on mosquitoes

GREAT BAY – St. Maarten should consider this a near miss,” Minister Lee (Public Health) said yesterday about the birth of a baby with microcephaly at the St. Maarten Medical Center. The child was born to a non-resident, More...

2013-BCA-Early-Detection-Logo
By Online Editor On Tuesday, August 29th, 2017
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Walk for the Cure takes place on September 30

GREAT BAY – Fundraising for one of the region’s largest cancer care and awareness events has kicked off across the Dutch and English-speaking Caribbean with over USD$ $267,119 being raised so far from over More...

Wendell De Leon
By Online Editor On Tuesday, August 29th, 2017
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Wendell de Leon about fatherhood: “We need to stop the blame game and open our eyes”

GREAT BAY – “A lot of times, when we hear the term domestic violence and fathering, we are quick to make the connection that it’s a bad father, or a father who doesn’t want to do what he’s required More...

Fatherhood seminar
By Online Editor On Friday, August 25th, 2017
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Lenworth Wilson: “Delinquent fatherhood leads to delinquent youth”

GREAT BAY – “Delinquent fatherhood leads to delinquent youth,” says Lenworth Wilson, one of the speakers of Wednesday’s night, Fatherhood seminar in the Harbour Village. Wilson runs a business together More...

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By Online Editor On Wednesday, August 23rd, 2017
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Wendell de Leon: “Some people do not know what it means to get a hug from their father”

GREAT BAY- “I initiated an organization called The National Institute for Promoting Responsible Fathers back in 2006 to look at the issues of fatherhood within my country, and by extension the Caribbean,” says, More...

SZV-building
By Online Editor On Friday, August 18th, 2017
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13 Percent of SZV-insured do not have legal residency

GREAT BAY – There are currently 3,000 employees registered at SZV that do not have legal residency, Minister Emil Lee (Public Health, social development and labor) told the central committee of parliament yesterday More...

career
By Online Editor On Friday, August 18th, 2017
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Free workshop about choosing a career

GREAT BAY – The Student Support Services Division (SSSD) of the Ministry of Education, Culture, Youth and Sports Affairs organizes an interactive workshop entitled Choosing a Career or Study on August 24. It is More...

Spay-and-Neuter-Picture
By Online Editor On Thursday, August 17th, 2017
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Spaying and neutering keeps the stray animal population down

GREAT BAY – “Spaying and neutering is very important – especially in St. Maarten where we see a number of unwanted animals, and we continuously struggle to look for homes for new animals, but spaying More...

tap-water
By Online Editor On Tuesday, August 15th, 2017
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Vitens discourages drinking tap water in St. Maarten

GREAT BAY – “Drinking tap water in St. Maarten is discouraged.” Vitens, the largest producer of potable water in the Netherlands, gives this advice on its web site waterinhetbuitenland.nl. “Water from the More...