EPIC Completes 12th Year of Bird Monitoring

Written by Tuesday, 08 January 2013 14:33

PHILIPSBURG, St. Maarten - EPIC's conservation staff has just completed its 12th year of island-wide bird monitoring.

PHILIPSBURG, St. Maarten - The Department of Economy, Transportation & Telecommunication (DETT) has began its 1st Mini Caribbean Conference on Macro Economic Analysis and Modeling at Divi Little Bay Hotel.

PHILIPSBURG, St. Maarten - In his keynote address at the Health Fair held on Statia on January 8th, Commissioner of Health, Mr. Koos Sneek strongly criticized the measures taken by Health Minister, Mrs. Edith Schipper, whereby major changes are made in the coverage of healthcare cost for the population of the BES islands.

Call for witnesses to come forward

Written by Tuesday, 08 January 2013 01:05

MARIGOT, St. Martin - On January 1st 2013 at around 17:00, a couple of homeless persons were assaulted in the passage just before the rue de la Porte in Marigot.

PHILIPSBURG, St. Maarten - The Prime Minister of St. Maarten the Honorable Sarah Wescot-Williams met with various delegates during her attendance at the Inauguration of the new Governor of Puerto Rico Alejandro Garcia Padilla.

PHILIPSBURG, St. Maarten - The Prime Minister of St. Maarten the Hon. Sarah Wescot-Williams was amongst the specially invited guests and dignitaries at the inauguration ceremony for the recently elected Governor of the Common Wealth of Puerto Rico His Excellency Alejandro Garcia Padilla.

PHILIPSBURG, St. Maarten - Mr. Denicio Richardson on behalf of Postal Services St. Maarten NV is proud to have selected the late Dr. Claude Wathey and Vance James Jr. to be featured as the first two local heroes to be followed by others in the future, in its first upcoming set of local hero stamps for country St. Maarten.

PHILIPSBURG, St. Maarten - Civilian Alberto Bute Monday took labour action in the form of a protest against Colombian Emeralds.

PHILIPSBURG, St. Maarten - Travelers looking to have some fun in the sun and escape the winter blues are afforded discounted deals and added incentives when heading to St. Maarten (www.VacationStMaarten.com) in the New Year.

PHILIPSBURG, St. Maarten - The establishment of the Man of War Shoal Marine Park through the combination of economic and scientific research has been highlighted as one of the few examples of success in the Caribbean Region, according to a report from the World Resources Institute (WRI) released in December.