PHILIPSBURG, Sint Maarten – The Monday urgent plenary session of the House of Parliament was that was adjourned will continue on October 22nd.

GREAT BAY, Sint Maarten (DCOMM) – The Department of Social Services, a government agency under the Ministry of Public Health, Social Development & Labour, hereby announces that the post Hurricane Gonzalo assistance period will end on Wednesday, 22nd October at 3.30pm.

PHILIPSBURG, St. Maarten - Vice President of the Senior Citizens and Pensioners Association, Drs. Raymond Jessurun is of the opinion that the instruction given to Governor Eugene Holiday is a good thing.

BES Islands - The Chair Persons of the First and Second Chamber, Ankie Broekers-Knol and Anouchka van Miltenburg, landed Monday October 21 st in the afternoon on the FD Roosevelt Airport or St. Eustatius Following a visit to Saba.

ROSEAU, Dominica - A former Staff of Regional Security System (RSS) Central Liaison Office (CLO), Barbados, and a Senior Staff Officer-Planning and Operations at the CARICOM Operations Planning and Coordinating Staff (COPACS), who was involved with the preparation and execution of the Regional Security Plan for Cricket World Cup 2007, has deemed the Ebola threat as a serious National security issue for Dominica.

Dutch MPs visit Saba, Statia next

Written by Monday, 20 October 2014 17:42

BES Islands - The Chairpersons of the First and Second Chamber, Ankie Broekers-Knol and Anouchka van Miltenburg began their working visit to the Caribbean part of the Kingdom on Sunday October 19th on Saba.

BES Islands - On October 20th , 2014 the Bethel Methodist School took over the use ofthe newly renovated classroom block. This classroom block was formerly vacated due to structural problems.

Open Letter from MP Leona Marlin-Romeo

Written by Sunday, 19 October 2014 21:18

PHILIPSBURG, St. Maarten - My fellow St. Maarteners,

First I would like to extend deepest sympathies to those who suffered loss during the recent passing of Hurricane Gonzalo, though it may have caused some devastation, we are still blessed to have weathered the storm and come out stronger and united.

PHILIPSBURG, St. Maarten – The recent instruction from the Dutch Government to Governor Eugene Holiday to carry out an invasive screening of candidate ministers in addition to the mandated security screening has put the governor yet again in a very awkward position where he has to choose between truly representing the people of St. Maarten and the one-sided interest of the Dutch Government, says United People's (UP) party Member of Parliament Tamara Leonard.

PORT OF SPAIN, Trinidad and Tobago - The Association of Caribbean States (ACS) in collaboration with the Regional Port Society of Cartagena and the Ministry of Commerce, Industry and Tourism of the Republic of Colombia, with the support of the Office of Tourism and Culture of the Organisation of American States will host a Regional Workshop entitled Entrepreneurial Strengthening in the Tourism Sector: Opportunities for Women in Cartagena de Indias, Republic of Colombia from the 23rd – 24th October, 2014.