National Recovery Plan for the reconstruction and recovery of Sint Maarten available for public review

Prime Minister WIlliam Marlin presenting NRP to President of Parliament

PHILIPSBURG – On Monday October 23rd, the interim report of the work group National Recovery Plan (NRP) for the reconstruction and recovery of Sint Maarten will be available after 3:00 PM on the website www.sxmemergency.org, the website that Government launched shortly after the passing of Hurricane Irma. The interim report entitled Interim Report More...

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SMGA donation
By webadmin On Sunday, October 22nd, 2017
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Guyanese Association distributes more than 250 relief packages

Philipsburg — The St. Maarten Guyanese Association has distributed relief supplies to more than 250 residents of the island, including the St. Martin’s Home in St. John’s Estate. Six bags of rice More...

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By webadmin On Sunday, October 22nd, 2017
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Parliament is to blame for delay in hurricane aid

While most people blame our honourable Prime Minister and the Government for delaying Dutch hurricane financial aid, the hold-up really lies with Parliament. The Prime Minister is only acting on a mandate, received More...

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By webadmin On Saturday, October 21st, 2017
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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...

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By webadmin On Friday, October 20th, 2017
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CEO Michael Cleaver commends Winair staff

PHILIPSBURG — Winair’s CEO, Michael Cleaver, in an interview with TODAY News Online used the opportunity to highly commend the staff of Winair. “I am really proud of the employees. They have come More...

Office World donates supplies
By webadmin On Friday, October 20th, 2017
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Office World Donates supplies to the Ministry ECYS

PHILIPSBURG —  As a way to commemorate their 28th Anniversary, Office World donated 1000 composition books and other school supplies to the Minister of Education, Culture, Youth and Sport, Silveria Jacobs. More...

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By webadmin On Friday, October 20th, 2017
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The Philipsburg Jubilee Library reopens after Hurricane Irma’s destruction

PHILIPSBURG — On Tuesday October 24th,2017, from 9 am to 5pm, the Philipsburg Jubilee Library will reopen to the general public after two challenging months. The library remained closed through the month of September More...

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By webadmin On Thursday, October 19th, 2017
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Tzu Chi helps distribute Mormon Church relief to 609 families

PHILIPSBURG — The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints (Mormon Church) assisted by the St. Maarten Tzu Chi Foundation helped donate hurricane relief items to a total of 609 families on Monday, October More...

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By webadmin On Thursday, October 19th, 2017
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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...

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By webadmin On Thursday, October 19th, 2017
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Light sentence for shovel attack

GREAT BAY –The Court in First Instance sentenced Bryan Richardson on Thursday morning to a 1-month conditional prison sentence and 120 hours of community service for hitting a man called Morisseau on August 7 More...