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Why St. Maarten has an Integrity Chamber

By Hilbert Haar ~ Part 1 of the history leading up to the establishment of the Integrity Chamber on St. Maarten. Log in to read this full review, the first of a 3-parts series of this publication about the Integrity Chamber.

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Sarah: "US Preclearance More Than Just a Presence at PJIA"

Philipsburg - Now the issue that is polarizing the community of St. Maarten is the planned US preclearance presence at the PJIA. Not the Dutch aid, or the pace of the Trust Fund Program, not the reconstruction of the airport, but US preclearance! ...

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Wever foils creative attempt to light dump with flare gun

PHILIPSBURG - According to press release issued the night of Sunday, September 15, hours after giving a presentation on the Philipsburg Dumpsite, Minister of VROMI Christopher Wever foiled what appears to be an attempt by unknown person(s) to...

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A News in Review
Government remains committed to agreement with WB and EIB

PHILIPSBURG - The government remains committed to the airport reconstruction financing agreement with the World Bank and the European Investment Bank. This appears from statements made by Prime Minister Leona Romeo-Marlin and Finance Minister...

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NIPA board held strategic planning sessions

CAY HILL - The National Institute for Professional Advancement (NIPA) is continuing to strengthen its forward trajectory into the world of professional training and advancement. Following the recent extension deal with MIC-IT, the Advanced...

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MP Irion: Enforce existing laws while working on plastic ban

Philipsburg - Member of Parliament Ardwell Irion questioned the tackling of the new legislation regarding a ban on single-use plastics after last Thursday's Parliament meeting on the issue. He stated that the current government's position does...

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USP board calls on government to cease and desist

PHILIPSBURG - In a press release issued by the United St. Maarten Party (USP) on Thursday, the board is asking that the now minority supported Leona Romeo-Marlin led-government cease and desist with any decisions in government. The board of the...

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Frans: Govt. infighting, contradictions blocking airport

Says CEO reportedly making unilateral decisions ~ PHILIPSBURG - Leader of the United St. Maarten (US) party on Monday said that the current UD/SMCP government and its indecisiveness on Princess Juliana International Airport is a "riches of...

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Ancient history

By Hilbert Haar ~ Remember September 11, 2015? It was not only the fourteenth anniversary of the terrorist attacks on the World Trade Center in the United States. It was also the day Attorney-General Guus Schram addressed the court in Philipsburg...

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