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St. Maarten News - Posted by on February 10, 2014

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St. Martin celebrates “This will be our best carnival”

St. Maarten - Traffic flowing in the back road in Grand Case came to an abrupt stop to facilitate the first parade marking the start of the carnival festivities on the French side yesterday afternoon, and President of the Festivities Carnavalasques d

St. Maarten News - Posted by on February 10, 2014

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“We are open for business” Rollocks on Saba Bank Resources supervisory board

St. Maarten – Former commissioner of Tourism Julian Rollocks has been appointed to the supervisory board of the Saba Bank Resources NV (SBR). “The potential of the Saba Bank is there,” Rollocks said, referring to possible deposits of fossil fue

St. Maarten News - Posted by on February 10, 2014

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St. Maarten Harbor invests in Down Street “Project is about our culture and heritage”

GREAT BAY - St. Maarten Harbour Group of Companies Chief Executive Officer (CEO) Mark Mingo signed a contractual agreement with Windward Roads Infrastructure Director Jan Hendricks last Friday for the construction of the Down Street Cruise Heritage D

Editorial - Posted by on February 10, 2014

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Editorial: Natural Resources

The Saba Bank Resources NV is becoming active again with the appointment of two new members to its supervisory board, one of whom is a former Commissioner of Tourism, Julian Rollocks. If, and this is a rather big if, there is an exploration company t

Opinion - Posted by on February 10, 2014

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Opinion: Minister Hassink a stranger to powerful words and deeds

Dear Editor, It is a shame that our Minister of Finance does not command the English language. The word disgruntled means ill-humored or discontented or in simple English not happy. You only made yourself a laughing stock in asking me to apologize

Opinion - Posted by on February 10, 2014

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Opinion: Political deception as old as the Romans

Dear Editor, Many years ago, in a land far, far away, a political hopeful was taken aside by his brother, a man wiser in the workings of government, and given some advice on how to win elections. I offer a paraphrased version of his advice here