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Committee wants more focus on investigation of kickbacks

PHILIPSBURG/THE HAGUE--The Prosecutor's Office and National Detectives in St. Maarten should focus more on investigating the phenomenon of kickbacks, a criminal act where...

Court orders government to purchase Vorst property

PHILIPSBURG--The Court of First Instance on Thursday ordered Country St. Maarten to honour the agreement closed between Minister of Public Housing, Environment, Spatial P...

Hassink chided for pushing candidate for APS board down unions’ throats

~ Unions had suggested candidate ~

PHILIPSBURG--The Windward Islands Chamber of Labour Unions (WICLU) has chided Finance Minister Martin Hassink for "pushing" down their t...

Harbour taken to court over ‘breach of contract’

Harbour taken to court over ‘breach of contract’

POINTE BLANCHE--Zebec Development N.V. filed a legal claim for more than US $100 million against the St. Maarten Harbour Group of Companies and its Chief Executive Office...

Galisbay Port bidding process ‘legal and fair’
Friday, 22 August 2014
GALISBAY--A bidding process for the restructuring of the Port of Galisbay was legal and fair,... Read more...
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Man arrested for dealing firearms and stolen goods
Friday, 22 August 2014
DUTCH QUARTER--A 25-year-old man was arrested on suspicion of dealing in firearms and handling... Read more...
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Cuba sees its future in Mariel port, hand in hand with Brazil
Friday, 22 August 2014
HAVANA, Cuba--The Mariel special economic development zone, the biggest construction project... Read more...
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Jamaica diaspora remitted US $16 billion past decade
Thursday, 21 August 2014
BALTIMORE, United States--Jamaicans living abroad have remitted US $16 billion to the local... Read more...
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US protests intercept of Navy jet by Chinese warplane
Friday, 22 August 2014
WASHINGTON--The United States charged on Friday that a Chinese fighter pilot conducted a "dangerous... Read more...
US moves to ensure birth control access
Friday, 22 August 2014
WASHINGTON--The Obama administration will ensure access to birth control coverage for employees of... Read more...
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Two ancient Mayan cities found in Mexican jungle
Friday, 22 August 2014
MEXICO CITY--Archaeologists have found two ancient Mayan cities hidden in the jungle of... Read more...
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Colombia army, rebels meet face-to-face at talks in Cuba
Friday, 22 August 2014
HAVANA--Colombian military officers and leftist guerrillas met face-to-face on Friday for the first... Read more...
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Venezuela to create fingerprinting system to limit smuggling of food
Thursday, 21 August 2014
CARACAS--Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro ordered the creation of a fingerprinting system in... Read more...
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Bank of America settles mortgage investigations for $16.65 billion
Thursday, 21 August 2014
WASHINGTON/NEW YORK--Bank of America Corp reached a record $16.65 billion settlement with the U.S.... Read more...
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Interesting changes this election season
Friday, 22 August 2014
Dear Editor, The election season is proving to demonstrate significant and interesting changes in... Read more...
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Stood up hosts
Friday, 22 August 2014
Dear Queenie, Very often my husband and I will invite friends to come over for a barbecue or for... Read more...
St. Martin defeats VI 4-2 in friendly match
Friday, 22 August 2014
TORTOLA-- The Virgin Islands (VI) were unable to hold on to a slender lead over a St. Martin senior... Read more...
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Atletico's Mandzukic strikes early to clinch Super Cup
Friday, 22 August 2014
SPAIN-- Atletico Madrid striker Mario Mandzukic's early goal secured a 1-0 win over Real Madrid and... Read more...
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So you think you can shock? Prizes take backseat at MTV awards
Friday, 22 August 2014
INGLEWOOD, California--Blood, buttocks, snakes and angry rants are just some of the surprises... Read more...
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Violence, threats prompt more Muslim women in UK to wear a veil
Friday, 22 August 2014
LONDON--When youth worker Sumreen Farooq was abused in a London street, the 18-year-old decided it... Read more...
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Aggression Replacement Training
Friday, 22 August 2014
~ Role play scenarios to find options ~  Nineteen people just completed an ART class organized... Read more...
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Bird Watch SXM
Friday, 22 August 2014
By Mark Yokoyama Bird shots: getting close Shooting birds – with a camera! – is a wonderful... Read more...
Editorial - Everybody’s business
Thursday, 21 August 2014
That the foundation for the St. Maarten Tourism Authority (STA) has been established (see Thursday... Read more...
Editorial - Make it happen
Wednesday, 20 August 2014
After all the recent public discussion on a new or expanded hospital, St. Maarten Medical Center... Read more...
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Saturday Aug. 09, 2014
Friday, 08 August 2014
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Friday Aug. 08, 2014
Friday, 08 August 2014
Notices August 21
Wednesday, 20 August 2014
Drum Band Registration: The COCAAE Foundation is now registering new members to join the Generation... Read more...
Notices August 20
Tuesday, 19 August 2014
Football Club St. Martin Football Club is practicing at the Raoull Illige Sports Complex on Monday... Read more...