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St. Maarten News - Posted by on April 5, 2012

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Bryson becomes SZV’s representative in Curacao

Bryson becomes SZV’s representative in Curacao

SZV’s Chief Executive Officer Dennis Richardson (center) and Dr. Glenn Bryson (right) sign the service level agreement for the latter to become the body’s representative in Curacao. The SZV’s Chief Operations Officer Reginald Willemsberg (l

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Berry acquitted of being getaway driver

St. Maarten – Judge Monique Keppels ordered the release of 27-year-old Bryan Davidson Berry on Wednesday because she could not find sufficient evidence in the case file to convict him. His lawyer Shaira Bommel had successfully argued that many of t

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Minister of Education, Culture, Youth and Sport urges students to “take opportunities”

Minister of Education, Culture, Youth and Sport urges students to “take opportunities”

Captain Micheal Jeffrey talks to students about career opportunities at Winair during St. Maarten Academy PSVE’s job fair.St. Maarten - The entire student body at the St. Maarten Academy (PSVE) section turned out for the job fair which attracte

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Windward Islands Bank named in money laundering investigation

WILLEMSTAD/GREAT BAY - The Public Prosecutor ordered the arrest of Robbie Lottery’s owner Robertico Alejandro dos Santos on Wednesday morning, after he was called to the police station to be questioned in connection with a money laundering investi

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Woman arrested for gun possession and ill-treatment

St. Maarten – Police have arrested and detained W.L.G. for slapping and gun butting Z.B. W. and M.A.L. near the Sol gas station in Madame Estate at approximately 10:00 a.m. on March 3. At least one shot was fired during the incident. According t

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Registration opens for regional toastmasters conference

Registration opens for regional toastmasters conference

Toastmasters register for the District 81 Toastmasters 2012 Conference.GREAT BAY - St. Maarten’s Area 6 Toastmasters came together last Saturday to do registration for the District 81 Toastmasters 2012 Conference, which will be held here from May 1

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Foundation spreads Easter cheer

St. Maarten - The delivery of 300 baskets by the Easter Bunny to students of three elementary schools provoked utter delight from students who eagerly delved into their hampers. It represented a donation by The Voice of Our Children (VOOC) foundation

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St. Martin’s President Alain Richardson to submit modernization plan

MARIGOT, St. Martin - The President of the Collectivite Alain Richardson has announced a strategic plan for the modernization of the territorial administration. The newly elected believes the current requirements of the political, economic and social

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Seven Seas Water (St. Maarten) donates to youth program

Seven Seas Water (St. Maarten) donates to youth program

Pastor Esmond Flemming (at left) of the Global Missions Church Youth Program receiving cheque donation from Seven Seas Water (St. Maarten) Managing Director Franklyn Richards.St. Maarten - Seven Seas Water (St. Maarten) has made a donation to the

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Tempo airs documentary on Shadow man

Tempo airs documentary on Shadow man

Addie “Shadow man” AddisonSt. Maarten – Addie “Shadow man” Addison was the focus of a “Tempo Presents” documentary that premiered Wednesday. The show will rebroadcast at 11:00 a.m. on Thursday, at 6:00 p.m. on Friday and at 2:00 p.m. on

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Students target TelEm Group for future employment

Students target TelEm Group for future employment

TelEm Group Sales Account Manager, Margarita Hodge, during a presentation to students at the St. Maarten Academy Job Fair, Wednesday.St. Maarten – Students of the St. Maarten Academy were “very interested” in future employment in St. Maarte

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Rotary and Library celebrate successful conclusion of reading program

Rotary and Library celebrate successful conclusion of reading program

Participants in the Readers are Leaders program pose with officials from the Rotary Club of St Martin Sunrise and the Philipsburg Jubilee Library during the ceremony to mark the end of this year’s ‘Readers are Leaders’ program.St. Maarten -

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Wage tax information session draws large turnout

Wage tax information session draws large turnout

A cross section of the business community that attended Monday’s successful information session.St. Maarten – Finance Minister Hiro Shigemoto, who was not able to attend the information session on April 2 under the theme “Key elements of a

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French couple victims of failed armed robbery

St. Maarten – S.S.R. and B.A.B., who are visiting from France, were the victims of an attempted robbery at the Boardwalk on March 2. The couple says a trio of young men attacked them at approximately 8:00 p.m. near Sea Palace Hotel and fled the sce

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St. Maarten’s Prime minister wants more flexibility in tax collection

St. Maarten - Prime Minister Sarah Wescot-Williams has disclosed that she will be discussing with the Democratic Party Members of Parliament “some ways of flexibility as far as the collection of taxes is concerned.” The prime minister made this a

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St. Maarten’s Prime minister to launch new health initiative

St. Maarten -‘U 2 Can Move’ is the name of an initiative Prime Minister Sarah Wescot- Williams plans to launch in May even as the world prepares to mark World Health Day on Saturday April 7. The program will specifically target civil servants to