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Editorial - Posted by on April 23, 2015

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Editorial: Administrative blackmail

Administrative blackmail. This is how Vice Prime Minister Dennis Richardson qualified the looming instruction from the Kingdom Council of Ministers. Those are big words, but they do ring true, certainly in Sint Maarten where the sentiment has turned

St. Maarten News - Posted by on April 23, 2015

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Chief Prosecutor Ton Maan: “The word class justice has hurt us a lot”

  Chief Prosecutor Ton Maan: “We have indicated to the Minister of Justice that the prostitution policy violates international treaties.” Photo Today / Hilbert Haar St. Maarten – “The word class justice has hurt us a lot and th

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French President Francois Hollande via St. Maarten to summit in Martinique

French President Francois Hollande via St. Maarten to summit in Martinique

  French President Francois Hollande. Photo business2community.com St. Maarten – The President of France, Francois Hollande will chair a regional meeting in Martinique on May 9, dedicated to the preparation for the 21st Conference of

St. Maarten News - Posted by on April 23, 2015

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Winner is ready to make an impact: Norissa Richards takes Mature Queen crown

  Norissa Richards (left) accepts the crown from her predecessor Bria Sorton. Photo Today / Milton Pieters   St. Maarten - The Carnival Mature Queen competition was a nail biter however Norissa Richards blew out the pageant on Monday

St. Maarten News - Posted by on April 23, 2015

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Minister Richardson about looming instruction: “Administrative blackmail”

  Minister Dennis Richardson at the Council of State on Monday. Photo Nico van der Ven THE HAGUE – It does not look like the Netherlands and Sint Maarten will reach an agreement about the establishment of the Integrity Chamber, Piete

St. Maarten News - Posted by on April 23, 2015

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SER wants additional meeting about counterpart policy

St. Maarten - The Social Economic Council (SER) met with the central committee of parliament yesterday afternoon. The role of the SER and what they are presently working on was discussed among other issues by the advisory body.  Chairwoman Oldine Br

St. Maarten News - Posted by on April 23, 2015

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Universities join forces

Universities join forces

Seared from left: Danny Ramchandani (YSM treasurer), Dr. Haldane Davis (executive director UVI), Valerie Giterson-Pantophlet (President USM) and Wycliffe Smith (Vice-President); standing from left: interim-president and dean of academics Francio