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Arrindell: Duncan’s statements on Coast Guard insulting

St. Maarten - United People's Party Member of Parliament Drs. Gracita Arrindell chided Justice Minister Roland Duncan for Monday's pronouncement that he wanted to get rid with the Dutch Caribbean Coast Guard stationed in Simpson Bay. During yesterday

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Coalition fallout leads Samuel to request time

[caption id="attachment_22078" align="alignleft" width="300"] Rodolphe Samuel on left[/caption] St. Maarten - Coalition partners did not side with Parliament President Drs. Rodolphe Samuel on Monday night when he sought to continue a plenary sessi

St. Maarten News - Posted by on April 17, 2013

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Dutch MPs question Minister Duncan’s role in bribery scandal - Plasterk remains committed but excludes budget-support

Dutch MPs question Minister Duncan’s role in bribery scandal – Plasterk remains committed but excludes budget-support

THE HAGUE / St. Maarten – Mafia, crooks, corruption and Duncan – those were the key words in a meeting of the permanent parliamentary committee Kingdom Relations in The Hague yesterday. While the agenda for the meeting contained seven topics, the

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Deliberations on Draft 2013 Budget continues today

St. Maarten – Parliamentary deliberations in the plenary session of parliament regarding the draft 2013 country budget will continue today at 10 a.m. The plenary public meeting was postponed early yesterday evening and will be reconvened at the

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Fireworks will highlight opening of festival village (St. Maarten Carnival)

Fireworks will highlight opening of festival village (St. Maarten Carnival)

[caption id="attachment_22371" align="alignleft" width="250"] Annick Arrindell (Heineken lady) applies the finishing touch to one of her unique pieces that will occupy a spot outside booth #51 for the entire Carnival season and she also has a lot mor

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Nagico increases insurance premiums by 30 percent

[caption id="attachment_11231" align="alignleft" width="300"] Archive photo[/caption] St. Maarten – The announcement made by Nagico that motorists will face a 30 percent increase in premiums, has sent motorists scampering to find other insurance

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Website King Willem-Alexander inauguration launched

St. Maarten –Prime Minister Sarah Wescot-Williams announced yesterday that there is a new government website dedicated to the upcoming inauguration of King Willem-Alexander. The PM commented that the website, which was developed and launched by the

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Pantophlet attends meeting for Caribbean Cruise Conference

[caption id="attachment_13087" align="alignleft" width="300"] Min Romeo Pantophlet and Harbour Officials Meet with FCCA 050612 (file photo)[/caption] St. Maarten – Preparations are in full swing for the 21st Annual Florida Caribbean Cruise Assoc

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Language lab opens at St. Maarten university today

St. Maarten –Minister of Education Silveria Jacobs will be cutting the ribbon at the grand opening of the University of St. Martin Inlingua Language Lab today. The reception will take place at 5 p.m. at the University of St. Martin. The unive