Archive

St. Maarten News - Posted by on October 29, 2015

Comments Off on St. Maarten Cabinet resigns, governor signs decree to dissolve parliament

St. Maarten Cabinet resigns, governor signs decree to dissolve parliament

Elections February 9, new parliament on March 14 St. Maarten – Governor Eugène Holiday signed the national decree to dissolve parliament yesterday afternoon. Elections are scheduled for February 9 and the new parliament will be sworn in on Ma

St. Maarten News - Posted by on October 29, 2015

Comments Off on “Saying that elections will stop ship jumping is lying to voters”

“Saying that elections will stop ship jumping is lying to voters”

St. Maarten – Parliamentarians bitched and moaned about rules and regulations yesterday all the way until the final vote on the two motions the new majority presented yesterday morning. It was a losing battle for the opposition UP and its faithful

St. Maarten News - Posted by on October 29, 2015

Comments Off on DP criticizes MP De Weever: “Counterpart policy is a sure recipe for massive lay-offs”

DP criticizes MP De Weever: “Counterpart policy is a sure recipe for massive lay-offs”

St. Maarten – “As much as he tries, MP and former Minister OF Public health, Social Development and Labor Cornelius de Weever will never be able to convince anyone that the reason for his defection from the Red-White-Blue coalition in 2014 had s

St. Maarten News - Posted by on October 29, 2015

Comments Off on Toppix aviation photo competition: Composition, perspective and luck: key elements

Toppix aviation photo competition:  Composition, perspective and luck: key elements

Toppix aviation photo competition: Composition, perspective and luck: key elements

The top two entries from 2014. At left, the image submitted by Bernie Verhoeven and the one sent in by Ricardo Benjamin. File photo Today   St. Maarten - The prize remains the same as well as the rules in the 3rd Annual Toppix 2015 Aviati

St. Maarten News - Posted by on October 29, 2015

Comments Off on First TUIfly Dreamliner lands here tomorrow

First TUIfly Dreamliner lands here tomorrow

First TUIfly Dreamliner lands here tomorrow

  One of the many TUIfly airplanes. Photo TUIfly St. Maarten – Tomorrow, the first TUIfly Dreamliner will land on Sint Maarten. TUI Netherlands is looking forward to this moment as this defines the official increase in their number of f

St. Maarten News - Posted by on October 29, 2015

Comments Off on SCDF congratulates Carl John

SCDF congratulates Carl John

The St. Maarten Carnival Development Foundation (SCDF) congratulated police veteran Carl John on his appointment as chief commissioner, calling the appointment “well deserved”. The SCDF credited John’s efforts as key factors in St. Maarten Carn