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St. Maarten News - Posted by on August 2, 2013

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Lenny Priest launches One St. Maarten People Party “We will not tolerate corruption”

St. Maarten -Purple balloons decorated several lampposts in Middle Region and the tent set up across from the Calabash bar and restaurant was adorned the same way. Purple tee shirts were also part of the mix, all on the occasion of the birth of a new

St. Maarten News - Posted by on August 2, 2013

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WICSU: New concession strategy poses no threat to airport workers

St. Maarten -Unionized workers at the  Princess Juliana International Airport will not lose their jobs as a result of  restructuring that is currently taking place, the Windward Islands Civil Servants Union/Private Sector Union (WICSU/PSU) has assu

Editorial - Posted by on August 2, 2013

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Editorial: Caught in limbo

That the St. Maarten Tourist Authority is slow in becoming a reality is an insult to the term understatement. The Tourist Statistical Information system TSIS is equally caught in limbo. What is wrong with all these people who are supposed to make

Opinion - Posted by on August 2, 2013

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Opinion: Telecom dilemma

There is a moratorium on telecommunication licenses, Prime Minister Wescot-Williams said earlier this week. That is probably a good thing, but what does it really mean? We have to mobile telecom providers: TelEm and UTS. A third one, Corporate Inn

St. Maarten News, Uncategorized - Posted by on August 2, 2013

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Firearms replace security for ministers in Curacao

WILLEMSTAD - Gun-toting ministers. That will soon be the situation in Curacao when Justice Minister Nelson Navarro, administrative affairs Minister Etienne van der Horst and economic Affairs Minister Stanley Palm will go to work armed with a firearm.

St. Maarten News - Posted by on August 2, 2013

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Moratorium on telecom licenses

Corporate Innovations obtained concession, remains inactive St. Maarten - The government established a moratorium on telecommunication licenses, but the decree regulating the freeze should have been published, Prime Minister Sarah Wescot-Williams

St. Maarten News - Posted by on August 2, 2013

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5 residents receives scholars program awards scholarships

St. Maarten – American University of the Caribbean School of Medicine (AUC) and the University of St Maarten (USM) announced yesterday that 5 St. Maarten residents are the 2013 recipients of the AUC/USM Scholars Program awards. The 2013 awardees

St. Maarten News - Posted by on August 2, 2013

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Tourist Authority an TSIS remain elusive initiatives

St. Maarten - Minister of Economic Affairs Ted Richardson has a full plate in front of him. Prime Minister Sarah Wescot-Williams referred on Wednesday to the St. Maarten Tourist Authority as one of the issues that requires his immediate attention. "I

St. Maarten News - Posted by on August 2, 2013

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WICSU expresses solidarity with hospital workers

St. Maarten -The Windward Islands Civil Servants Union/ Private Sector Union (WICSU/PSU) has expressed solidarity with the struggle of workers at the St. Maarten Medical Centre. The workers on Wednesday downed tools, and engaged in protest action, a