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St. Maarten News - Posted by on September 3, 2014

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Woman found dead in car trunk

St. Maarten—The lifeless body of 24 year old Lizcania Maduro, aka Beba Brumant, (24) was discovered in the trunk of a car parked in Nazareth Estate in the vicinity of “Cock Pit” in Dutch Quarter yesterday morning, and police have confirmed that

St. Maarten News - Posted by on September 3, 2014

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No residence permit for Scary Movie Gang member

St. Maarten – Scary Movie Gang member Jarvill Omarrie Richardson will not get a temporary residence permit in St. Maarten, even though the 30-year-old has lived on the island since he was just three years old. The Court in First Instance dismissed

St. Maarten News - Posted by on September 3, 2014

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Medical lab wins another round in battle for permit

St. Maarten – The Ministry of Public Health, Social Affairs and Labor has to take a new decision within nine weeks about a license for Health Care Laboratory St. Maarten NV (HCLS) to operate a medical laboratory. The administrative court ruled on

St. Maarten News - Posted by on September 3, 2014

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Insurance conference focuses on catastrophe-awareness

St. Maarten – “With this conference we want to appeal to people to remember the devastating effects of hurricanes,” Neil Henderson said yesterday at a press conference about the Catastrophe  Risk Insurance Conference his company Henderson Insu

Editorial - Posted by on September 3, 2014

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Editorial: The nature of things

The departure of Sarah Wescot-Williams as the country’s prime minister is imminent. The DP-leader who stood so long at the head of the country’s government will get another – yet unknown – role in the new government, or maybe in parliament as

Opinion - Posted by on September 3, 2014

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Opinion: Coalition government

The results of Friday’s elections asked for a coalition government, and there were four possibilities, to know: UP/NA (11 seats), UP/USp or UP/DP (each 9 seats) and NA/DP/USp (8 seats). The election campaign clearly showed NA/DP/USp campaigning

Opinion - Posted by on September 3, 2014

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Opinion: Governing program (Are we going to get the change we voted for?)

Now that the dust has settled, the votes have been counted and the jobs have been divided the electorate will be scratching its collective heads and wonder: where to now? Are we going to get the change we voted for? Are we getting what we voted for p

Opinion - Posted by on September 3, 2014

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Opinion: Personal liability of politicians

With the birth of a new government that does not include the United People’s party, the fate of Vromi-Minister Maurice Lake could take a turn for the worse concerning his potential personal liability for the overpriced purchase of the Vorst Estate