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Committee wants more focus on investigation of kickbacks

PHILIPSBURG/THE HAGUE--The Prosecutor's Office and National Detectives in St. Maarten should focus more on investigating the phenomenon of kickbacks, a criminal act where...

Court orders government to purchase Vorst property

PHILIPSBURG--The Court of First Instance on Thursday ordered Country St. Maarten to honour the agreement closed between Minister of Public Housing, Environment, Spatial P...

Hassink chided for pushing candidate for APS board down unions’ throats

~ Unions had suggested candidate ~

PHILIPSBURG--The Windward Islands Chamber of Labour Unions (WICLU) has chided Finance Minister Martin Hassink for "pushing" down their t...

Harbour taken to court over ‘breach of contract’

Harbour taken to court over ‘breach of contract’

POINTE BLANCHE--Zebec Development N.V. filed a legal claim for more than US $100 million against the St. Maarten Harbour Group of Companies and its Chief Executive Office...

Galisbay Port bidding process ‘legal and fair’
Friday, 22 August 2014
GALISBAY--A bidding process for the restructuring of the Port of Galisbay was legal and fair,... Read more...
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Man arrested for dealing firearms and stolen goods
Friday, 22 August 2014
DUTCH QUARTER--A 25-year-old man was arrested on suspicion of dealing in firearms and handling... Read more...
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Cuba sees its future in Mariel port, hand in hand with Brazil
Friday, 22 August 2014
HAVANA, Cuba--The Mariel special economic development zone, the biggest construction project... Read more...
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Jamaica diaspora remitted US $16 billion past decade
Thursday, 21 August 2014
BALTIMORE, United States--Jamaicans living abroad have remitted US $16 billion to the local... Read more...
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National Guard to withdraw from Ferguson
Thursday, 21 August 2014
FERGUSON, Missouri--Missouri's governor ordered the withdrawal of National Guard troops from the... Read more...
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Hagel: Islamic State threat beyond anything we've seen
Thursday, 21 August 2014
WASHINGTON--The sophistication, wealth and military might of Islamic State militants represent a... Read more...
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Israeli air strike kills three Hamas commanders in Gaza
Thursday, 21 August 2014
GAZA/JERUSALEM--Israel killed three senior Hamas commanders in the Gaza Strip in an air strike on... Read more...
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Indonesia court upholds Widodo's election victory
Thursday, 21 August 2014
JAKARTA--Indonesia's highest court on Thursday unanimously upheld last month's presidential... Read more...
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Venezuela to create fingerprinting system to limit smuggling of food
Thursday, 21 August 2014
CARACAS--Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro ordered the creation of a fingerprinting system in... Read more...
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Bank of America settles mortgage investigations for $16.65 billion
Thursday, 21 August 2014
WASHINGTON/NEW YORK--Bank of America Corp reached a record $16.65 billion settlement with the U.S.... Read more...
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Interesting changes this election season
Friday, 22 August 2014
Dear Editor, The election season is proving to demonstrate significant and interesting changes in... Read more...
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Stood up hosts
Friday, 22 August 2014
Dear Queenie, Very often my husband and I will invite friends to come over for a barbecue or for... Read more...
St. Martin defeats VI 4-2 in friendly match
Friday, 22 August 2014
TORTOLA-- The Virgin Islands (VI) were unable to hold on to a slender lead over a St. Martin senior... Read more...
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Atletico's Mandzukic strikes early to clinch Super Cup
Friday, 22 August 2014
SPAIN-- Atletico Madrid striker Mario Mandzukic's early goal secured a 1-0 win over Real Madrid and... Read more...
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Violence, threats prompt more Muslim women in UK to wear a veil
Friday, 22 August 2014
LONDON--When youth worker Sumreen Farooq was abused in a London street, the 18-year-old decided it... Read more...
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Willie Nelson's braids to hit the auction block
Friday, 22 August 2014
HOUSTON--Some of the most distinctive hair in American music is up for sale with Willie Nelson's... Read more...
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Aggression Replacement Training
Friday, 22 August 2014
~ Role play scenarios to find options ~  Nineteen people just completed an ART class organized... Read more...
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Bird Watch SXM
Friday, 22 August 2014
By Mark Yokoyama Bird shots: getting close Shooting birds – with a camera! – is a wonderful... Read more...
Editorial - Everybody’s business
Thursday, 21 August 2014
That the foundation for the St. Maarten Tourism Authority (STA) has been established (see Thursday... Read more...
Editorial - Make it happen
Wednesday, 20 August 2014
After all the recent public discussion on a new or expanded hospital, St. Maarten Medical Center... Read more...
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Saturday Aug. 09, 2014
Friday, 08 August 2014
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Friday Aug. 08, 2014
Friday, 08 August 2014
Notices August 21
Wednesday, 20 August 2014
Drum Band Registration: The COCAAE Foundation is now registering new members to join the Generation... Read more...
Notices August 20
Tuesday, 19 August 2014
Football Club St. Martin Football Club is practicing at the Raoull Illige Sports Complex on Monday... Read more...