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Budget may not be presented to MPs by Sept. 1 deadline

PHILIPSBURG--Government may not meet the September 1 deadline for the presentation of the draft 2015 budget to parliament for approval as outlined in the Constitution.

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Sarah asks voting bureau to explain list endorsement

PHILIPSBURG--Democratic Party leader Prime Minister Sarah Wescot-Williams has requested that the Main Voting Bureau explain its conclusion that all political parties need...

Bank robbers strike again at First Caribbean Bank

Bank robbers strike again at First Caribbean Bank

PHILIPSBURG--Another bank robbery occurred in Cole Bay around 10:00am on Tuesday. First Caribbean Bank at the Laguna View Professional Centre on Welfare Road was robbed i...

UTS loses NAf. 29M despite NAf. 13M profit St. Maarten

PHILIPSBURG--United Telecommunications Services (UTS) based in Curaçao has reported a NAf. 29 million loss over 2013, in contrast to the UTS Eastern Caribbean NV based in...

14 booths to set up for endorsement of lists
Thursday, 10 July 2014
PHILIPSBURG--Fourteen booths will be set up at the Civil Registry Office on Pond Island Monday to... Read more...
Budget amendment to slash MPs’ travel funds
Thursday, 10 July 2014
PHILIPSBURG--The pending amendments to the 2014 budget will see the travel funds of Parliament... Read more...
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Barbados public hospital gets lifeline BDS $22M injection
Wednesday, 09 July 2014
BRIDGETOWN, Barbados--The Barbados government announced Tuesday a BDS $22 million (one BDS... Read more...
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UWI foreign exchange study dismissed by Barbados govt
Tuesday, 08 July 2014
BRIDGETOWN, Barbados--The Barbados government has dismissed as a public relations stunt, a study... Read more...
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Coastal flooding has surged in United States, study finds
Friday, 11 July 2014
NEW YORK--Coastal flooding along the densely populated Eastern Seaboard of the United States has... Read more...
US man charged with killing six members of same Texas family
Friday, 11 July 2014
SPRING, Texas--A man accused of fatally shooting four children ages 4 to 14 and their parents after... Read more...
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UK public sector workers strike over "poverty pay"
Friday, 11 July 2014
LONDON--Hundreds of thousands of public sector workers including teachers, council workers and... Read more...
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World cities, home to most people, will add 2.5 billion more by 2050
Friday, 11 July 2014
UNITED NATIONS--More than half of the world's seven billion people live in urban areas, with the... Read more...
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Modi budgets for growth, deficit plans questioned
Friday, 11 July 2014
NEW DELHI--India's new government on Thursday unveiled a first budget that seeks to revive growth... Read more...
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As Atlantic City's fortunes fade, casino workers fear bleak future
Friday, 11 July 2014
ATLANTIC CITY, New Jersey--After 19 years working as a cook at Atlantic City's Showboat Casino,... Read more...
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Gendarmes –the finest?
Wednesday, 09 July 2014
Dear Editor, Please allow me space in your paper to write about something that didn't happen to me,... Read more...
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Worried daughter
Wednesday, 09 July 2014
Dear Queenie, My parents are getting divorced. It’s not so much a problem for me because I’ve... Read more...
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Scoring kings Klose, Mueller eye more German goals
Friday, 11 July 2014
BERLIN--Miroslav Klose and Thomas Mueller will bring a grand total of 26 World Cup goals to the... Read more...
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Greipel finally wins in crash-hit sixth stage
Friday, 11 July 2014
REIMS, France--Andre Greipel emerged from the shadow of fellow German Marcel Kittel to win a... Read more...
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TV newcomers True Detective and Orange storm Emmys race
Friday, 11 July 2014
LOS ANGELES--Television newcomers "True Detective," a crime drama from HBO, and "Orange is the New... Read more...
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Garth Brooks announces country music comeback
Friday, 11 July 2014
NASHVILLE--Country music star Garth Brooks said on Thursday he was coming out of recording... Read more...
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Bastille Day
Wednesday, 09 July 2014
~ Commemorating the most pivotal revolution of modern times ~ French National Day commemorates the... Read more...
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Dine - Le Sun Beach Clubber
Wednesday, 09 July 2014
~ Sea, Sand, Fun and good Food ~ Sunday morning dawned brightly – a little too brightly after the... Read more...
Editorial - ‘Lone rangers’
Friday, 11 July 2014
Relative newcomers and visitors to the island might wonder what's going on at the Government... Read more...
Editorial - Constructive
Wednesday, 09 July 2014
Although "Oranje" fell short of reaching the World Cup soccer final for the second consecutive time... Read more...
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Notices July 10
Wednesday, 09 July 2014
Referee/Judge Clinic Bose Promotion along with the St. Maarten Boxing Association will be hosting a... Read more...
Notices July 7
Sunday, 06 July 2014
Summer Camp Joaan/Coach Robert Summer Camp 2014 is now registering children ages 3½ to 16 years... Read more...