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Editorial - Posted by on July 23, 2013

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Editorial: Unnecessary complication

So far, family members have been unable to make contact with Marcel Loor, who was reportedly arrested at the airport of Orly in Paris on Thursday morning. While the circumstances of the arrest are unclear, and the accusations of drugs smuggling ar

Opinion - Posted by on July 23, 2013

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Opinion: Helmen Wiels

The story NRC Handelsblad published yesterday about the Helmin Wiels-assassination contains several worrisome observations. It is maybe good to note here that this is what they are for now: observations, though - having met the author personally - we

St. Maarten News - Posted by on July 23, 2013

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Lake unveils plans for a market in the park and multi-purpose development area

Artist’s conception of the proposed “market in the park” area Minister Lake plans to have completed. Photo DCOMMSt. Maarten – The Minister of Public Housing, Environment, Spatial Planning and Infrastructure (Vromi), Maurice Lake, says he alre

St. Maarten News - Posted by on July 23, 2013

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No contact with Loor

St. Maarten - Four days after his reported arrest at the airport of Orly in Paris, there is still no news about the current situation of Marcel Loor. The former head of the immigration department flew to Paris last week Wednesday on a business trip.

Uncategorized - Posted by on July 23, 2013

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Report in NRC Handelsblad: “Politicians knew about plan to assassinate Wiels”

The late Pueblo Soberano-leader Helmin Wiels.WILLEMSTAD - Politicians in Curacao knew about the plan to assassinate Pueblo Soberano-leader Helmin Wiels. Tom-Jan Meeus reports in NRC Handelsblad that the prosecutor's office in Curacao has "strong

St. Maarten News - Posted by on July 23, 2013

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Arrindell congratulates local teens on recognition of talent

St. Maarten – President of Parliament Gracita Arrindell would like to congratulate local teens David Colas and Chantal Richardson who have been recognized by Soca Awards 2013 for their musical talent. The two are among finalists for Caribbean Po

St. Maarten News - Posted by on July 23, 2013

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SER hosts members of Dutch trade mission

SER hosts members of Dutch trade mission

Members of the Dutch trade mission that accompanied Prime Minister Rutte of the Netherlands meet with the Social Economic Council of St. Maarten (SER). Photo SERSt. Maarten - Last Saturday, the Social Economic Council (SER) played host to a three