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St. Maarten News - Posted by on July 19, 2011

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UTS and Ctex moving ahead with partnership

WILLEMSTAD – United Telecommunications Services (UTS) and Curacao Technology Exchange confirmed their partnership on Monday in a joint statement. The confirmation means UTS will invest six million dollars of venture capital in pulling an undersea c

Opinion - Posted by on July 19, 2011

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Reader’s Letter: Is the lawyer Le Poole an honest man?

Dear Editor, Mr. Le Poole said in response to the SNBF that his firm believes that making a distinction in a constitution between (groups of) people based on origin, ancestry or ethnicity is unconstitutional in itself and in any case cannot serve

St. Maarten News - Posted by on July 19, 2011

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Entire Parliament agreed with sending initiative law to Central Committee

Arrindell: “We all made the mistake” St. Maarten / By Donellis Browne – All members of parliament present at the June 29 and the body’s Secretary General share joint responsibility for the fact that the initiative law presented by the Nat

St. Maarten News - Posted by on July 19, 2011

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Laville: “William Marlin is obsessed with me.”

St. Maarten – United People’s (UP) Party faction leader Romain Laville said Monday he believes that faction leader of the National Alliance William Marlin is obsessed with him because he’s continued to refuse to join with him. “This goes a

St. Maarten News - Posted by on July 19, 2011

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Library begins new information series July 28

St. Maarten - The Philipsburg Jubilee Library will begin an informative and motivational series called “The Power of Knowledge” on July 28. The five part series will focus on issues the library’s management believes people are interested in.

St. Maarten News - Posted by on July 19, 2011

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Weekers proposes increasing tax free allowance on St. Maarten

GREAT BAY/ORANJESTAD – Increasing the tax free allowance for people from Bonaire, St. Eustatius and Saba who shop in St. Maarten is one of the proposals Dutch State Secretary of Finance Frans Weekers has put forward as part of an attempt to provide

St. Maarten News - Posted by on July 19, 2011

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Wever becomes president of Rotaract Club of St. Martin Sunrise

St. Maarten – Janice Choisy Wever was installed as President of the Rotaract Club of St. Martin Sunrise on Saturday evening at the Change of Board ceremony. She replaces Immediate Past President and Ms. St. Maarten 2011 Trumane Trotman. The othe

St. Maarten News - Posted by on July 19, 2011

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St. Maarten Pride presses for action on environmental issues

“St. Maarten’s parliamentarians have no credibility when it comes to addressing environmental issues” St. Maarten – Vice President of the St. Maarten Pride Foundation Rueben Thompson has called United People’s (UP) Party MP Jules James t