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WILLEMSTAD, Curacao - High waves and rough seas at Curacao's main pier recently contributed to two cruise ships not being able to berth at the facility and were forced to turn away from the island.

PHILIPSBURG, St. Maarten - On the 13 March 2013, the Director of the Dutch Caribbean Coastguard and Curaçao has signed a technical agreement with the Commandment Supérieur des Forces Armées aux Antilles in Martinique, after consulting with the Attorney General of St. Maarten.

POINT BLANCHE, St. Maarten – Management at the Port of St. Maarten were informed that a tour operator had received a letter from a cruise line stating their concerns with respect to a protest march that is scheduled to take place on March 27 on the French side of the island.

PHILIPSBURG, St. Maarten - On Thursday March 21st at around 14.50 the police patrol was directed to the Boardwalk in Philipsburg in the area of the Fire House Restaurant where a Jet ski had suddenly burst into flames in the water and persons were injured.

PHILIPSBURG, St. Maarten – St. Maarten will definitely reap the benefits of the teamwork used to assist cruise passengers of Carnival Dream who were stranded here after the ship experienced some technical difficulties last week, according to ship's agent S.E.L. Maduro and Sons (St. Maarten).

PHILIPSBURG, St. Maarten - The Prime Minister of St. Maarten the Honorable Sarah Wescot-Williams expressly thanked all of the individuals, companies and the community at large for being welcoming to the stranded cruise ship passengers from the Carnival Dream Cruise Liner.

PHILIPSBURG, St. Maarten - The Prime Minister of St. Maarten the Honorable Sarah Wescot-Williams expressly thanked all of the individuals, companies and the community at large for being welcoming to the stranded cruise ship passengers from the Carnival Dream Cruise Liner.

PHILIPSBURG, St. Maarten - The Central Committee of Parliament will meet on March 20 and 21 about the Marine Industry and the Monument Council.

PHILIPSBURG, St. Maarten - On Thursday the Deputy Prime Minister of St. Maarten William Marlin visited the Carnival Dream where he had the opportunity to meet with passengers and see the conditions which he described as normal on board the cruise ship.

PHILIPSBURG, St. Maarten - speaking to our news department was head of the Mobile and Boarder Control Unit, Inspector Geronimo Juliet.

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