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St. Maarten News - Posted by on November 26, 2015

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PM Marlin: “First electoral reform” No elections in February

PM Marlin: “First electoral reform” No elections in February

  Ministers Silveria Jacobs, William Marlin and Emil Lee (l.t.r.) at the first press briefing of the new cabinet. Photo Today / Hilbert Haar St. Maarten – The Council of Ministers will submit tomorrow, or Monday the latest, an amendment

St. Maarten News - Posted by on November 26, 2015

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Middle Region killing most likely drugs-related

St. Maarten – Roberto Francisco Gumbs was gunned down in Middle region on Tuesday night around 9 p.m., the police confirmed in a press release. Given the victim’s background, the killing is most likely drugs-related, though the police did not giv

St. Maarten News - Posted by on November 26, 2015

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Police arrest two men on drugs charges

Police arrest two men on drugs charges

  Police found cash in a Mary Kay box at the house. Photo KPSM St. Maarten - The multi-disciplinary team arrested two men on drug charges yesterday at approximately 12.15 p.m., at a home on Quillitor Drive in Dutch Quarter. While driving t

St. Maarten News - Posted by on November 26, 2015

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Suspended sentence for casino stabbing

St. Maarten - The Court in First Instance sentenced 27-year-old Vera Lindo to a 1-year suspended prison sentence with 2 years of probation for stabbing a female co-worker at the Atlantis Casino (now Starz) in Cupecoy on January20 of this year. Th

St. Maarten News - Posted by on November 26, 2015

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Mein Schiff captain meets Minister Irania Arrindell

Mein Schiff captain meets Minister Irania Arrindell

  From left to right: Port St. Maarten official Ichel Moeslikan, Minister of Tourism and Economic Affairs Irania Arrindell, Captain of Mein Schiff 3 Ioannis Anastasiou. Photo contributed St. Maarten – Yesterday morning, the captain of t

Opinion - Posted by on November 26, 2015

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Weighing the votes

Dear Editor, I can agree with your correspondent of November 10 (“On political stability”) that the instabilities in Sint Maarten’s government since 2010 may be due to the uncritical adoption of a political system from The Netherlands. Howev

St. Maarten News - Posted by on November 26, 2015

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Congrats for Emil Lee

St. Maarten - The Caribbean Society of Hotel Association Executives (CSHAE) has congratulated Past President Emil Lee for his leadership as President of the Caribbean Hotel and Tourism Association (CHTA) and wishes him success in his newly appointed

St. Maarten News - Posted by on November 26, 2015

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More blue on the streets

  St. Maarten – The police force announced the presence of more men and women in blue on the streets in view of the emerging high season that will bring more cruise vessels and also more arrivals at the airport and thereby, more traffic on

St. Maarten News - Posted by on November 26, 2015

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St. Maarten airport on cnn.com

  St. Maarten - Princess Juliana International Airport was highlighted in a report that appeared on edition.cnn.com last Monday. The story, written by Milena Veselinovic and titled “Touring the Caribbean’s most dramatic landing strips,