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St. Maarten News - Posted by on February 4, 2016

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Carnival foundation reacts to subsidy cut “Perfect example of why we engage the private sector”

GREAT BAY - The St. Maarten Carnival Development Foundation (SCDF) on Wednesday said that the recent cut in subsidy as announced by government, underscores once again why the foundation continues to seek long-term private partnerships to ensure the s

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New arrest in Casablanca trafficking investigation

St. Maarten News – Investigators have made a new arrest in the human trafficking investigation dubbed Papegaai (Parrot). The suspect is a woman identified in a police report as N.J.P. No further details were provided. On November 16, investigato

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Sucker Garden Road and Arch Road close

St. Maarten News - Road works will be carried out on Sucker Garden Road and Arch Road starting Saturday until next week Tuesday. The intersection of Sucker Garden Road/Arch Road will be closed for through traffic from both directions.  Concrete

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Animal Welfare hosts wine and cheese party

GREAT BAY - The St. Maarten Animal Welfare Foundation hosts its annual wine and cheese party at Taloula Mango’s on the Boardwalk this Saturday, starting at 7 p.m. Tickets are $55. “We are really looking forward to this event,” says Heather C

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Finance Minister Gibson: “Major task comes after approval of the budget”

St. Maarten News – Finance Minister Richard Gibson has forwarded a copy of the 2016 budget to financial supervisor Cft to speed up the process of getting it approved, he said at yesterday’s Council of Ministers press briefing. The Central committ

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St. Maarten Government meets with Dock Maarten

St. Maarten News:  The Council of Ministers will meet with Dock Marina director Brian Deher today to discuss the dispute about developments in Great Bay, where the port is fighting a building permit Dock Maarten obtained for building a breakwater on