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Crane company welcomes three new recruits

St.maarten News - Port St. Maarten welcomed three new recruits earlier this month to the Harbour Crane Company after they successfully completed their certification course. Four senior crane operators also took a refresher course and training. The t

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Four graduates receive certificates Scell offers new journalism course in August

St. Maarten News – Four of the six participants in the first journalism course hosted by Scell received their certificates on Monday evening. Two other participants need some more time due to work-related issues. They are currently doing assignment

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Condolences

On behalf of the board and members of the DP, my family and myself, I extend heartfelt condolences to the family and friends of the late Chantal Ringeling. St. Maarten has lost a dedicated educator, one who showed her love for children within and out

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No warm welcome

That the PPA plan to introduce a 10 percent flat income tax rate combined with a 2.5 percent real estate tax would not meet with a warm welcome from other political parties is not surprising. The effects of these measures are unclear; it sounds nice

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Whining

Will Dutch politicians – and MP Ronald van Raak in particular - ever learn? The good gentleman fired an astonishing sixty questions about the gaming industry in Curacao to the minister of Kingdom Relations, only to receive the predictable answer: s

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USp introduces four candidates MP Richardson: “We will never support any increase in taxes”

St. Maarten News - The proposal by the People’s Progressive Alliance (PPA) to introduce a 10 percent flat rate income tax combined with a 2.5 percent real estate tax cannot count on support from the United St. Maarten party (USp). Party leader MP F

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Law Enforcement Council: Justice system not equipped to deal with addicts

St. Maarten News - The criminal justice system on St. Maarten is simply not equipped to handle addicts and persons with mental disorder who have come into contact with the Law Enforcement Council writes in a recent report. The council concludes that