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Airport, ATA sign two-year agreement

page6a236AIRPORT--Airport Taxi Association (ATA) has signed a two-year agreement with Princess Juliana International Airport Operating Company PJIAE for exclusive rights to operate at the airport.

The agreement is retroactive to January 1. It gives ATA exclusive rights to have its members offer taxi services to third parties at designated areas for taxi parking, collecting and dropping off passengers...

Individual sentenced for false crime report

MARIGOT--An employee of a business in French Quarter received an eighteen-month suspended prison sentence on...

Mingo refuses to disclose details of Checkmate security contract

page1a236~ Owner's identity not provided ~

PHILIPSBURG--Questions relating to the Harbour Group of Companies' contract with...

Consul General urges Govt to include Chinese language in online marketing

PHILIPSBURG--China's Consul General for the Dutch Caribbean based in Curaçao Chen Qiman has urged Government to...

Gasoline price goes up, diesel fuel drops today

PHILIPSBURG--Consumers will have to fork out more money to buy gasoline, but will pay a tad less for diesel fuel as...

Buncamper case will be heard on June 10

PHILIPSBURG--The criminal case against former Minister Maria Buncamper-Molanus (47), her husband Claudius Buncamper...

‘Sensitivity’ of information leads to closed session on camera project

PHILIPSBURG--Despite being announced as an open session, Parliament's Permanent Committee on Justice closed its...

ARDA, ARDA-ROC lend support on timeshare law

PHILIPSBURG--Representatives of the American Resort Development Association (ARDA) and the American Resort...

Integrity probe at Central Bank off

WILLEMSTAD--There will be no integrity investigation at the Central Bank of Curaçao and St. Maarten (CBCS). A motion...

Police response foils attempted robbery

PHILIPSBURG--Three men were unsuccessful in an attempt to rob Little Europe Jewellery Store on Front Street...

Two women are robbed as they help accident victim

COLE BAY--Two women reported having been robbed by two unknown men on Welfare Road in Cole Bay around 4:00am on...

Julot killer sentenced to 18 years in prison

PHILIPSBURG--The 22-year-old man held responsible for the rape and killing of Clemencia Julot (21) in Oyster Pond in...

Dad sentenced for beating with belt

PHILIPSBURG--A 42-year-old father was sentenced by the Court on Wednesday to three months suspended with three years'...

Sarah requests documents for new Harbour security contract

PHILIPSBURG--Democratic Party (DP) Member of Parliament (MP) Sarah Wescot-Williams has requested that Chairman of...

Plasterk mum on integrity chamber

page3b235ROTTERDAM--Dutch Home Affairs and Kingdom Relations Minister Ronald Plasterk on Wednesday steered clear of the...

Bothersome rubble is result of wall-collapse

page5d234MARY'S FANCY--Truckloads of dirt and rubble that have been dumped on a plot of land in Mary's Fancy, to the annoyance...

Penal Code changes now complete, publication soon

PHILIPSBURG--The new Penal Code can be published soon and go into effect with the adoption of several amendments by...

Checkmate attempts to justify increase, but Kuiperi says comments unfounded

PHILIPSBURG--The new management of Checkmate Security Services on Tuesday attempted to justify why it is in line for...

Illegal footings removed from Mullet Bay beach

~ Laville calls manipulation ~

MULLET BAY--The physical setting up of water-sport business facilities at Mullet Bay...

Govt has until March 2 to respond to CFT’s concerns on 2015 budget

page3a234~ Until May to settle SZV, APS arrears ~

PHILIPSBURG--Government has until March 2 to respond to the concerns of the...

Harbour Group to give MPs info on development plans

PHILIPSBURG--St. Maarten Harbour Group of Companies will make a presentation to Parliament's Permanent Committee for...
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Airport, ATA sign two-year agreement
Friday, 27 February 2015
AIRPORT--Airport Taxi Association (ATA) has signed a two-year agreement with Princess Juliana... Read more...
Individual sentenced for false crime report
Friday, 27 February 2015
MARIGOT--An employee of a business in French Quarter received an eighteen-month suspended prison... Read more...
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Thousands march in Haiti over Dominican racism
Friday, 27 February 2015
PORT AU PRINCE, Haiti--Two weeks after a Haitian man was lynched in the Dominican Republic,... Read more...
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Jamaica decriminalises marijuana in small amounts with newly passed ‘ganja’ Bill
Thursday, 26 February 2015
KINGSTON, Jamaica--The Jamaica parliament gave the green light Tuesday night to the amendments of... Read more...
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Conservative activists look warily at Bush
Thursday, 26 February 2015
NATIONAL HARBOR, Maryland--Jeb Bush may have wealthy Republican donors backing him, but the former... Read more...
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Boehner defends Netanyahu's upcoming speech to Congress
Thursday, 26 February 2015
WASHINGTON--U.S. House of Representatives Speaker John Boehner on Thursday challenged an assertion... Read more...
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Khodorkovsky: Putin is a naked king facing ruin
Thursday, 26 February 2015
LONDON--Former Russian tycoon Mikhail Khodorkovsky said on Thursday Vladimir Putin was a "naked... Read more...
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Sudan's Bashir will quit in 2020 if re-elected president
Thursday, 26 February 2015
PARIS--Sudan's President Omar Hassan al-Bashir said he will stand aside in 2020 if he is elected... Read more...
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AB InBev hikes dividend, plans $1 bln share buyback
Friday, 27 February 2015
LEUVEN, Belgium--Anheuser-Busch InBev , the world's largest brewer, announced a sharply higher... Read more...
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India aims to invest $137 bln in railways in next five years
Friday, 27 February 2015
NEW DELHI--India's government unveiled plans on Thursday to invest $137 billion in its decrepit... Read more...
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Justice done?
Friday, 27 February 2015
Dear Editor, The question has two possible answers: Yes and No. It depends how you look at it! This... Read more...
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Recent bride
Friday, 27 February 2015
Dear Queenie, My parents paid for a very nice wedding for me and my husband. But now they want to... Read more...
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Djokovic and Federer to renew rivalry in Dubai  
Friday, 27 February 2015
DUBAI-- Novak Djokovic and Roger Federer renew their great rivalry when they meet in the final of... Read more...
Time for World Cup compromise not confrontation , says Gill
Friday, 27 February 2015
BELFAST-- Former Manchester United chief executive David Gill has welcomed FIFA president Sepp... Read more...
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Warnings about hospital sex crimes of UK star ignored
Thursday, 26 February 2015
LONDON--Warnings about Jimmy Savile, the late BBC TV presenter revealed two years ago to have been... Read more...
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Madonna in unscripted plunge steals the show at Brit awards
Thursday, 26 February 2015
LONDON--Pop diva Madonna's gasp-inducing "wardrobe malfunction" at a star-studded London awards... Read more...
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Plans for a Community Garden taking shape in Indigo Bay
Friday, 27 February 2015
By Lisa Davis-Burnett When land is at a premium, economic considerations tend to dominate.... Read more...
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Tonight’s the Night!
Friday, 27 February 2015
~ Karibbean Jazz Summit at Port de Plaisance ~   Come out to the tent at Port de Plaisanceat... Read more...
Editorial - Sooner rather than later
Thursday, 26 February 2015
A number of persons interested in the topic tuned into radio or television yesterday morning to... Read more...
Editorial -A matter of trust
Wednesday, 25 February 2015
Today's meeting of the harbour executives with Parliament's Committee for Tourism, Economic... Read more...
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Notices February 27
Thursday, 26 February 2015
February 23 thru 27 EVANGELISTIC SERVICES Place: Good News Baptist Church, St. Peters Time: Sunday... Read more...
Notices Febrruary 26
Wednesday, 25 February 2015
February 23 thru 27 EVANGELISTIC SERVICES Place: Good News Baptist Church, St. Peters Time: Sunday... Read more...