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St. Maarten News - Posted by on September 20, 2013

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Ganesh Chaturthi was celebrated in St. Maarten

Ganesh Chaturthi was celebrated in St. Maarten

Ganesh Chaturthi is one of the most popular Hindu festivals. It was celebrated in St. Maarten, India and all over the world from September 9 until yesterday. This festival celebrates the birthday of Lord Ganesha. It is the day most sacred to Lord

Editorial - Posted by on September 20, 2013

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Editorial: Criminal profits

Crime should not pay even though there are plenty of people who consider breaking the law as the fastest way to get their hands on some real cash. This week defendants with convictions for human smuggling to their name heard the prosecution demand th

St. Maarten News - Posted by on September 20, 2013

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Decision about division of assets by end of the year

St. Maarten – The division of assets and liabilities of the former Netherlands Antilles has encountered delays. This appears from the Dutch 2014 budget for Kingdom Relations. Towards the end of this year a decision will be taken about a target dead

St. Maarten News - Posted by on September 20, 2013

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IMG takes over Usona-tasks

St. Maarten – The International Management Group will become responsible for executing projects from the European Development fund in the Caribbean. The European Commission decided to terminate the cooperation with the Foundation Development Nether

St. Maarten News - Posted by on September 20, 2013

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Court sentences man for money laundering: Rum-trader sees $50,000 go up in smoke

St. Maarten – The Court in First Instance sentenced 52-year-old Patrick Lazarre to a 6 month conditional prison sentence with 2 years of probation yesterday for money laundering. Lazarre was caught on his way to Haiti at the airport on April 27 wit

St. Maarten News - Posted by on September 20, 2013

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World Alzheimer Report: “Informal care not sustainable”

World Alzheimer Report: “Informal care not sustainable”

[caption id="attachment_25096" align="alignleft" width="200"] ADI-representative Drs. Raymond Jessurun. Photo contributed[/caption] St. Maarten - The World Alzheimer Report 2013 will be presented today to Minister Cornelius de Weever, Minister of

Opinion - Posted by on September 20, 2013

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Opinion: Campaign reform

The noise parliamentarians – or rather: one parliamentarian – has been making about campaign reform creates the impression that this time the parliament is ready to act. Don’t hold your breath. The MP that stirred up the reform nest is Indep