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Woman who claimed wrongful arrest had undeclared $20,000 in possession

~ Customs officer says she was arrested lawfully ~

 

PHILIPSBURG--Insel Air passenger Maria Isabel G.L., who claimed that she had been arrested wrongfully last week Tues...

‘Too much emphasis on financial management’

WILLEMSTAD/PHILIPSBURG--The Committee Evaluation Kingdom Law Financial Supervision placed too much importance on financial management, said Curaçao and St. Maarten in the...

Labour Affairs to launch ‘Start Here’ September 3

PHILIPSBURG--The Department of Labour Affairs and Social Services will be hosting its first “large scale” registration drive at the parking lot in front of the Government...

Financial instruction for St. Maarten unavoidable

Financial instruction for St. Maarten unavoidable

~Minister Hassink relays objections to The Hague~

By Suzanne Koelega

THE HAGUE--St. Maarten has faced the threat of a budgetary instruction before, but this time there seem...

Household Budget Survey about 60 per cent complete
Monday, 31 August 2015
PHILIPSBURG--The Department of Statistics STAT says its Household Budget Survey is “making good... Read more...
Lake urges stakeholders to work out waste-to-energy plant project
Monday, 31 August 2015
PHILIPSBURG--United People’s (UP) party Member of Parliament (MP) Maurice Lake has issued a... Read more...
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“I wouldn’t wish it on my worst enemy” as Hamilton opens up about Sophia disturbance
Monday, 31 August 2015
GEORGETOWN, Guyana--More than three months after the Sophia Elections Day disturbance, one of the... Read more...
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Antigua diplomat calls for urgent international help for Dominica following Tropical Storm Erika
Friday, 28 August 2015
WASHINGTON, United States--Antigua and Barbuda diplomat Sir Ronald Sanders has called on the... Read more...
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LA police hand out body cameras to first patrols
Monday, 31 August 2015
LOS ANGELES--The Los Angeles Police Department handed out body cameras to its first patrol division... Read more...
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Supreme Court: former Virginia governor can stay out of prison
Monday, 31 August 2015
WASHINGTON--The U.S. Supreme Court on Monday granted a request by former Virginia Governor Robert... Read more...
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Ukraine guardsman killed in protest outside parliament
Monday, 31 August 2015
KIEV--A Ukrainian national guardsman was killed and nearly 90 others wounded by grenades hurled... Read more...
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Migrant trains reach Germany, European asylum system creaks
Monday, 31 August 2015
VIENNA/MUNICH--Trainloads of migrants arrived in Austria and Germany from Hungary on Monday as... Read more...
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Brazilian government 2016 budget will be in the red
Monday, 31 August 2015
BRASILIA--Brazilian President Dilma Rousseff will send Congress a 2016 budget with a primary... Read more...
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Why reforms don't work so well in Italy
Monday, 31 August 2015
ROME--When Italian Public Administration Minister Marianna Madia tried to take advantage of a... Read more...
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Your own conclusions
Monday, 31 August 2015
Dear Editor, It has been a trying week – two major storms have passed us by without any damage... Read more...
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Etty Ket
Monday, 31 August 2015
Dear Queenie, I received a wedding invitation from someone at work that I hardly even know.... Read more...
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St. Maarten looking to host Netball qualifiers
Monday, 31 August 2015
PHILIPSBURG--St. Maarten is making history, said Martha Archer first vice president of the Americas... Read more...
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Tour de Philipsburg starts off in the dark
Monday, 31 August 2015
PHILIPSBURG--Mathew Gosse won the Beginner Division of the first Tour de Philipsburg bicycle race... Read more...
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Like New Orleans, second-line parades struggle but survive
Monday, 31 August 2015
NEW ORLEANS--It is fitting that the "second line" parade, a central pillar of New Orleans... Read more...
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Swift leads winners but Cyrus rules at MTV Video Music Awards
Monday, 31 August 2015
LOS ANGELES--It was all about the shock factor on Sunday as the MTV Video Music Awards became the... Read more...
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Ning Nong the elephant
Monday, 31 August 2015
Ten years ago, a tsunami struck Thailand. A tsunami is a set of large powerful waves caused by an... Read more...
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Ujima takes treatment for ‘at-risk’ boys to another level
Friday, 28 August 2015
~ Applications Open for New Day Treatment Programme ~ By Judy Fitzpatrick Ujima Foundation has... Read more...
Editorial - Don’t kill the goose
Monday, 31 August 2015
All indications are that measures to raise revenues and/or cut expenditures will result from the... Read more...
Editorial - A while longer
Friday, 28 August 2015
What was becoming increasingly obvious now appears unavoidable. St. Maarten faces an instruction to... Read more...
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Notices August 31
Monday, 31 August 2015
Soccer Camp Voluntary Corps of St. Maarten Sports and Social Club is registering children for their... Read more...
Notices August 29
Friday, 28 August 2015
Saturday, August 29 PET FOOD DRIVE Organised by Pawsitive SXM Place: Le Grand Marche Bush Road... Read more...