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Editorial - Posted by on August 6, 2013

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Editorial: Openness

With the return of Gracita Arrindell as the President of Parliament, a new phase of openness seems to have arrived. The glass partition of the hall where parliamentarians meet has been stripped of its gray tint, making it possible again for the publi

Opinion - Posted by on August 6, 2013

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Opinion: New Openness

The openness the returned President of Parliament announced yesterday is obviously more than welcome. The gray film on the glass partition of the meeting hall that obscured parliamentarians from view has been removed, and there are press briefings th

St. Maarten News - Posted by on August 6, 2013

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Ex-President Samuel blows the horn about parliament’s achievements

Annual report 2011-2012 quietly published St. Maarten – Very quietly, the annual report of the parliament for the year 2011-2012 has been published on the parliament’s web site. For the public eye the 54-page document is undated, but its pdf-d

St. Maarten News - Posted by on August 6, 2013

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Handling pending legislation gets underway - Opening parliamentary year takes place at Sundial School

Handling pending legislation gets underway – Opening parliamentary year takes place at Sundial School

Parliament President Drs. Gracita Arrindell and her Secretary General Josef Semeleer at yesterday’s press briefing. Photo Today / Hilbert HaarSt. Maarten – The opening of the new parliamentary year will take place on the second Tuesday in Sep

Uncategorized - Posted by on August 6, 2013

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Sponsor run hit probably caused by alcohol

WILLEMSTAD – The 23-year-old driver who drove into the crowd yesterday morning and killed three joggers was, according to Police spokesman Reginald Huggins, amongst others under the influence of alcohol and was not in possession of a driver’s lic

St. Maarten News - Posted by on August 6, 2013

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DAE unable to convince airport

Passengers advised to contact airline directly for information St. Maarten – Crucial talks between the Princess Juliana international Airport operating company, PJAIE N.V. and Dutch Antilles Express B.V. (DAE) broke down yesterday afternoon whe

St. Maarten News - Posted by on August 6, 2013

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Wescot-Williams amongst 100 most influential women

St. Maarten – Prime Minister Sarah Wescot-Williams has been elected as one of the Top-100 most influential and powerful women by the Dutch women’s magazine Opzij. In a communication from the magazine’s Editor-in-Chief Margriet van der Linden