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Editorial - Posted by on July 30, 2014

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Editorial: Beautiful present

The trouble at Caravanserai is not over yet. A third auction is scheduled, and the bank that wants to recoup its investment this way is confronted with the baffling circumstances surrounding the sale of the Dunes Casino to the Corallo-company IFPS.

Opinion - Posted by on July 30, 2014

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Opinion: Election season in full swing

Are we surprised? Not at all. The United People’s party, apparently unable to read the text of a simple permit, has decided that it is not violating campaign rules. This is why party-leader Theo Heyliger still smiles at prospective voters from roun

Opinion - Posted by on July 30, 2014

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Opinion: Summer festival

Curacao’s summer festival is about to kick off with a grand tragicomedy, columnist Jacob Gelt Dekker writes on Curacao Chronicle. “Former Prime Minister Gerrit Schotte and his gang are cast as scoundrels, and present minister of Justice, Nelso

Opinion - Posted by on July 30, 2014

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Opinion: Sustainability and society

Dear Editor, It is my humble opinion that facilitating St. Maarten’s citizens’ basic needs, including, but not limited to, access to: quality education, employment opportunities, affordable utilities, reasonably priced housing, basic healthcar

St. Maarten News - Posted by on July 30, 2014

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Attorney: “Minister Lake wanted to unwrap a beautiful present for IFPS” Corallo’s IFPS wants to stop Caravanserai auction

St. Maarten – The Court in First Instance will rule in summary proceedings on Friday August 8 whether Scotiabank will be allowed to proceed with the public auction of the Caravanserai property in Beacon Hill. International Financial Planning Servi

St. Maarten News - Posted by on July 30, 2014

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DP “walking the integrity walk” Lee pushes for full public disclosure

St. Maarten - On the initiative of Emil Lee, candidate #4 on the Democratic Party (DP) list, the Open Government Partnership agreement has been endorsed by the DP and all candidates on its current slate for the upcoming elections, Lee declared in a

St. Maarten News - Posted by on July 30, 2014

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Suspected of involvement in Wiels-assassination: Robbie dos Santos arrested

WILLEMSTAD – Officers of the Detective Collaboration Team RST arrested Robbie dos Santos yesterday morning at 6.40 a.m. at his home in the Jan Sofat district. He is a suspect in the Maximus-investigation into the principals behind the murder of Pue