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St. Maarten delegation at King inauguration

St. Maarten delegation at King inauguration

Prime Minister Sarah Wescot-Williams (sixth from left) paused for a group photo with public officials from throughout the Kingdom of the Netherlands on Tuesday morning, right before the signing ceremony for the inauguration of King Willem-Alexander a

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King’s coin in circulation this month

St. Maarten – The Royal Mint in Utrecht has put the first coin with King Willem Alexander’s portrait on sale. The silver coin named “Koningstientje 2013” is silver proof and can be used as legal tender. But with a face value of €10 ($13) an

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Westin St. Maarten first hotel to go solar

St. Maarten – The Westin Hotel in Dawn Beach is the first major hotel on the island to install solar power. The hotel’s owner, Columbia Sussex Corporation, contracted Anthony Prall Jr.’s Caribbean Energy Store to design a system to facilitate i

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Netherlands prepared to subscribe to bond issues

Minister of Home Affairs and Kingdom Relations Ronald Plasterk. Photo Today / Milton Pieters Financing at around 2 percent available, also for St. Maarten St. Maarten – The Netherlands is prepared to subscribe to bond issues for St. Maarten as

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No changes made by ministry on school vacation

St. Maarten – The Ministry of Education, Culture, Youth and Sports would like to inform the general public that the Carnival, Queens Birthday and Labor Day vacation for schools ended on Wednesday. Regular classes resumed yesterday. There have bee

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UP party extend congratulations to newly crowned King and Queen

[caption id="attachment_5601" align="alignleft" width="200"] Gracita Arrindell[/caption]St. Maarten – “Last Tuesday marked a historic moment in the constitutional history of the Kingdom of the Netherlands as many people witnessed in person or via

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Arthur Lugisse attends International Day in Tallahassee

[caption id="attachment_22601" align="alignleft" width="200"] Arthur Lugisse[/caption]St. Maarten – April 1 until 3 was International Day in Tallahassee Florida which was attended by Arthur Lugisse, Director of the Tallahassee-St. Maarten Foundatio