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Party still angry about Wiels’ body bag-remark – PVV boycotts Kingdom consultation

St. Maarten – The Freedom Party PVV stays away from the inter-parliamentary consultation Ipko in The Hague this week because of the presence of Pueblo Soberano leader Helmin Wiels. The party is angry because it claims Wiels said last year that he

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Glen Carty returns home

St. Maarten – Glen Carty will return to his former job as Chief Executive Officer for the Eastern Caribbean for telecom provider UTS. Carty left two years ago to become the second director of UTS in Curacao, but last week Earl Balborda, Minister o

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Developer expects opening Haappy City towards the end of 2014 – French hyper market project creates 700 jobs

MARIGOT, St. Martin – Retailers in Marigot and with them businesses on the Dutch side will get serious competition from a project that will be constructed in La Savanne on the French side – near the fire station along the Route Nationale 7. This

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Fleeing car stripper almost hits policeman

St. Maarten – A police officer fired shots at a car that fled from the vicinity of the Buccaneer Bar on Billy Folly Road on Saturday around 1.30 a.m. Patrols answered to a report that several men were busy stripping a car. A bike patrol arrived

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Jacobs supports De Weever’s Art Saves Lives project

St. Maarten – Minister of Education, Culture, Youth and Sports Silveria Jacobs met with Nicole de Weever on Wednesday to discuss her 'Art Saves Lives' project. Also in attendance at the meeting was the Head of the Culture Department Neville York.

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St Peters youths help with clean up action

St. Maarten - Thanks to the consorted efforts between the youths of St Peters and the community police, the basketball court located on the premises of the Rupert I Maynard Community Center now looks more user friendly after it received a facelift ov

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Carilec hosts regional conference with Gebe

St. Maarten - The Caribbean Electricity Association Carilec hosts a regional conference for human resource, training, and health and safety professionals in St Maarten together with Gebe from next week Sunday March 17 until March 19 at the Sonesta Ma

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Arrindell: “Presentation Carnival plans not yet honored.”

St. Maarten – “We are just about to conclude yet another popular Heineken Regatta. I take this opportunity to congratulate the organizers, all participants, including the winners, the performers, police force and the public of St. Maarten for hos