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Businesses in Philipsburg struggle to survive

GREAT BAY - After a slow start of the tourist high season, several stores and restaurants in Philipsburg have trouble paying this month's rent. Earlier this year Port St. Maarten and the tourism authorities announced that St. Maarten is seeing 'a ...

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Hustled and harassed in Philipsburg

To visit Philipsburg today is to see how the declining benefits of cruise tourism and lack of government support have turned the city into a hustlers' arena. Hundreds of street advertisers and vendors, many of them illegal immigrants, compete...

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MP Samuel files an initiative to prevent frequent elections

PHILIPSBURG - MP Rudolphe Samuel has taken an initiative in the Parliament of St. Maarten to amend article 59 of the Constitution which deals with the calling for new elections after the Parliament is dissolved for one reason or the other. He...

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MP Samuel looks at enhancing sports and sporting facilities

PHILIPSBURG - There is a new initiative to seek funding for developing sports and sports facilities on the island. This initiative which was announced by Member of Parliament Rudolph Samuel is expected to raise huge sums to finance all sports...

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TBO Anti-corruption Task Force searched two business

PHILIPSBURG, Sint Maarten - The Anti-corruption Task Force (TBO) searched two business premises on Sint Maarten under supervision of the judge of instruction, today. No arrests were made. Both businesses are suspected of conducting international...

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SINT MAARTEN (PHILIPSBURG) - The smiling faces at the signing of the airport reconstruction agreement could have been a picture of several months ago, United Democrat (UD) Party Leader Member of Parliament (MP) Sarah Wescot-Williams said in a...

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In an effort to bring awareness to the many ways you can make a little extra money here on St. Maarten as a side hustle besides your regular paying job, decided to post a topic on this subject matter on its Facebook page at...

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Iconic Yacht "Maiden" to arrive in St. Maarten this Thursday

SINT MAARTEN (SIMPSON BAY) - The Sint Maarten Yacht Club, together with the Port St. Maarten Group of Companies, Simpson Bay Resort, and Caribbean Cinemas Megaplex 7, are excited to announce the arrival of the legendary yacht Maiden to our waters ...

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