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Editorial, St. Maarten News - Posted by on February 27, 2013

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Editorial: Proper compensation

The story about the departure of PSS managing director Denicio Richardson obviously stinks to high heaven and Members of Parliament have picked upon this. They demand proper compensation for a young St. Maartener who was placed in an impossible si

St. Maarten News, St. Maarten Sports - Posted by on February 27, 2013

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Commodores at hand for Gill Commodore’s Cup

St. Maarten - In a match made in music and yacht racing heaven, race officials for the St. Maarten Heineken Regatta have announced some very special guests will attend this year's Gill Commodore's Cup, the kick-off, tune-up event that takes place tom

St. Maarten News - Posted by on February 27, 2013

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Another high number of entrees for this year’s Heineken Regatta – Michele Korteweg: “My magical number is 200 entries”

St. Maarten – This Friday the 33rd edition of the Heineken Regatta is going to start with again a high number of entrees. “Last year we had around 187 to 190 entries, we were hoping to get around 225 entrees for this year,” Michele Korteweg,

St. Maarten News - Posted by on February 27, 2013

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Independent MP Richardson wants investigation controller Economic Affairs – MPs want justice for former PSS-director

St. Maarten – Justice for former managing director Denicio Richardson at Postal Services St. Maarten PSS and serious questions and even a call for an investigation into the involvement of the controller at the Ministry of Tourism and Economic Affai

St. Maarten News - Posted by on February 27, 2013

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Daycares unfairly forced to close

St. Maarten - An estimated five day care centers are contemplating closure in wake of national regulations they see as being unfairly imposed. While declining to identify the centers specifically, chairman of the St. Maarten United Non-governmental F

St. Maarten News - Posted by on February 27, 2013

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Elshot: Social protection politicians can also apply to workers

St. Maarten - “What is good for the goose is good for the gander,” president of the Windward Islands Teachers Union Claire Elshot said yesterday, as she echoed the calls made on Monday by social organizations jointly for attention to place on the

St. Maarten News - Posted by on February 27, 2013

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“The Magic Wedding Cake” book arrives Friday at the library

St. Maarten – With the "Magic Wedding Cake" book the Beyond Writing Foundation is publishing its eighth book. “This time it is a hard cover, full colored children book as an ode to monuments and especially to ‘The Wedding Cake’, the National

St. Maarten News - Posted by on February 27, 2013

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Ennia sponsors local A-lympiad team – Youngsters will challenge great mathematical minds in Europe

St. Maarten – Insurance Company Ennia announced its sponsorship for the competitors from St. Maarten in the mathematic A-lympiad in the Netherlands on March 8 and 9. “It is with great joy that we contribute to this particular project; the support

St. Maarten News - Posted by on February 27, 2013

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UP Party member Gracita Arrindell comments on violence report

St. Maarten – “A special report published in the latest issue of the Pan American Journal of Public Health under the heading “Legislation on violence against women: overview of key components,” says despite worldwide efforts by public health