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Croisières de France’s Zenith cruiseship starts cruising from St . Maarten in December

St. Maarten News – Croisières de France, a subsidiary of Royal Caribbean, begins on Christmas Day with cruises departing from the port in St. Maarten. The company’s Zenith will sail that day for a 7-day cruise to Antigua, St. Lucia, Barbados, Sa

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Parliament struggles with Matser situation

St. Maarten News – The parliament has not yet reconvened the budget meeting that was halted on Wednesday. The parliament’s president said that the meeting would have to be reconvened within fourteen days. This applies to a meeting that was adjou

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Canadians trek to Healthy City in the Cayman Islands for a warm medical treatment

Cayman Islands - Canadians enduring long waiting periods for surgical and other advanced medical procedures now have a solution - in the sunny, warm Caribbean. Not in St. Maarten, but in the Cayman Islands. Health City Cayman Islands, a world class

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Former basketball coach fights rape conviction “I feel that I am innocent”

St. Maarten News – One could say a lot about Emanuel Y., the former basketball coach accused of raping two boys, but not that he is not consistent. Serving a sentence of 5 years for the crimes, Y. gave the Common Court of Justice a clear reason for

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Membership criminal organization part of suspicions against PM Silvio Matser

Attorney Cor Merx upset about procedure St. Maarten News – The Public Prosecutor’s Office has not only accused parliamentarian Silvio Matser of election fraud but also of membership of a criminal organization. According to Matser’s attorney Co

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Navy intercepts marijuana shipment

St. Maarten News – The marine vessel Sr. Ms. De Zeven Provinciën intercepted 400 kilos of marijuana in the Caribbean Sea this week. Members of the American coastguard and Belgian pilots took part in the action from the air defense and command frig

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Captain D – Dino Arrundell gets his own hut on Kimsha Beach

Kimsha Beach St Maarten —The controversy between businessman Julian Rollocks and Dino Arrundell seems to be over for now with Arrundell acquiring his own hut that arrived at Kim Sha Beach last week. Arrundell received a letter from Rollocks advisin

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Prosecutor Van Nie leaves in August

St. Maarten News – Youth prosecutor Karola van Nie will not extend her term at the prosecutor’s office in St. Maarten. Her term ends on August 1 and she will return to the Netherlands. On Wednesday, prosecutor Gonda van der Wulp flew back to the

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Riu Hotels partakes in donation bus to Bethany retirement home

RAMBAUD - Riu Hotels continues its social work in the Caribbean, by partaking in the donation of a bus adapted for people with disabilities, which was delivered to the 38 senior residents of the Bethany retirement home in Rambaud. The keys of the ad

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Standard Trust case: Attorneys ask court to acquit two directors

St. Maarten News – The Common Court of Justice will rule on March 23 on a case against two directors of the Standard Trust Company who have been charged with factually directing money laundering activities and violating the law that obliges financi

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British Business and Technology Education Council rep visits University of St. Martin

St. Maarten News - In the pursuit of a fully accredited Hospitality and Tourism Management program, the University of St. Martin worked on acquiring accreditation via the British Business and Technology Education Council (BTEC). A representative for