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Opinion - Posted by on February 20, 2014

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Opinion: The devaluation of art and culture

Dear Editor, The furore unleashed by the vicious attack on our national bird, the Pelican, by some talk show hosts on some radio programs recently reveals a very sad and disturbing fact: our propensity to deride, denigrate, and de-value works of a

St. Maarten News - Posted by on February 20, 2014

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Ministry proposes changes to exotic dancer-permits

Registration at tax office may become requirement St. Maarten – The Ministry of Public Health, Social Affairs and Labor is working on adjustments to the foreign labor work permit policy, Prime Minister Sarah Wescot-Williams said at yesterday’s

St. Maarten News - Posted by on February 20, 2014

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PM Wescot-Williams: “Add governance as strong pillar to sustainable development”

St. Maarten – “I like the concept whereby governance is added as a strong pillar to sustainable development,” prime Minister Sarah Wescot-Williams said in answer to a question from this newspaper to define sustainable development at yesterday

St. Maarten News - Posted by on February 20, 2014

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Robbery and attempted murder punished with 8 years in jail

St. Maarten – The Court in First Instance sentenced Michael-Angelo Labega yesterday to 8 years imprisonment for attempted murder on Keniel McKenzie. The 21-year old from sucker Garden, known under his nickname Gucci shot McKenzie in the neck and in