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Editorial - Posted by on February 17, 2014

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Editorial: Misleading the public

The attempts by Atlantis World Group and B Plus owner Francesco Corallo to clear his name took another hit with the revelation that the Italian court ruling that prohibits anybody from linking his name to the mafia most likely does not exist. The

Opinion - Posted by on February 17, 2014

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Opinion: Dillydallying

It is no secret that there is no love lost between the government and the Corporate Governance Council. The sad result is now that the members of the current council have announced that they call it quits. They have had enough of the dillydallying wi

St. Maarten News - Posted by on February 17, 2014

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Members are fed up with treatment by government: Corporate Governance Council calls it quits

St. Maarten – All members of the Corporate Governance Council have resigned from their position since yesterday. In a press release, Chairman Louis Duzanson expressed the council’s dissatisfaction with the way the government has handled its manda

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DP wants update on motion to lower electricity tariffs

St. Maarten – Democratic Party faction leader Roy Marlin asked this weekend for an update from Vromi-Minister Maurice Lake about the execution of his motion that called for lowering the utility costs for consumers. During the budget debate on Ja

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Doubts about existence Italian court ruling: Link between Corallo and mafia still stands

St. Maarten / By Hilbert Haar – There are serious doubts about the existence of a court ruling from the Italian Court of Appeals in Rome that supposedly forbids the Italian Minister of Home Affairs and the DIA – the Italian law enforcement agenc

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Minister Lake commends Gebe for green thinking

St. Maarten – Vromi-Minister Maurice Lake commends Gebe’s newly appointed Supervisory Board of Directors and the managing board for the presentation of their green solar project. GEBE announced earlier in the week that the company is embarking

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PM about election fever: “Move away from accusations and politicking”

St. Maarten – “Even in Parliament there are jabs flying left and right and accusing colleagues of all kinds of things. We cannot let our election continue to be clouded under these types of conditions,” Prime Minister Sarah Wescot-Williams said

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Veteran unionist Willy Haize hospitalized

St. Maarten – Willy Haize, the founder of the United Federation of the Windward Antilles (Ufa) was hospitalized on Saturday. Tomorrow he will be flown to the Dominican Republic for treatment, Oral Gibbes stated on his Facebook page. Gibbes inten