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Dredging of the pond not a priority project

PHILIPSBURG, St. Maarten – The project for the dredging of the pond in Philipsburg has been moved from 2015 to 2016. This project has been delayed due to the financial constrains of the island noting too that it does not fall within the priority list of projects of the government of the constituent state of St. Maarten. Toontje Buncamper of ...

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Dredging of the pond not a priority project

PHILIPSBURG, St. Maarten – The project for the dredging of the pond in Philipsburg has been moved from 2015 to 2016. This project has been delayed due to the financial constrains of the island noting too that it does not fall within the priority list of projects of the government of the constituent state of St. Maarten. Toontje Buncamper of ...

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Upcoming Lions Peace poster contest, The theme of the 2015-16 Peace Poster Contest is “Share Peace”

PHILIPSBURG, St. Maarten – Students, ages 11 – 13 on November 15, are eligible to participate in this year’s Lions Peace poster contest. Young people are encouraged to express their visions of peace through art in the Lions International Peace Poster Contest. Lions clubs around the world proudly sponsor the contest in local schools and youth groups. ART Participants use ...

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Upcoming Lions Peace poster contest, The theme of the 2015-16 Peace Poster Contest is “Share Peace”

PHILIPSBURG, St. Maarten – Students, ages 11 – 13 on November 15, are eligible to participate in this year’s Lions Peace poster contest. Young people are encouraged to express their visions of peace through art in the Lions International Peace Poster Contest. Lions clubs around the world proudly sponsor the contest in local schools and youth groups. ART Participants use ...

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Central Committee Meeting scheduled for Tuesday about Constitutional Day

PHILIPSBURG, Sint Maarten – TheCentral Committee of Parliament will meet in public session on September 15 with the Minister of Education, Culture, Youth and Sports Hon. Rita Bourne-Gumbs. The public Central Committee meeting is set for Tuesday, at 2.00pm in the General Assembly Chamber of the House at Wilhelmina Straat #1 in Philipsburg. The agenda point is a draft National ...

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Central Committee Meeting scheduled for Tuesday about Constitutional Day

PHILIPSBURG, Sint Maarten – TheCentral Committee of Parliament will meet in public session on September 15 with the Minister of Education, Culture, Youth and Sports Hon. Rita Bourne-Gumbs. The public Central Committee meeting is set for Tuesday, at 2.00pm in the General Assembly Chamber of the House at Wilhelmina Straat #1 in Philipsburg. The agenda point is a draft National ...

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IBP forcefully stepping up controls to tackle illegal immigration

PHILIPSBURG, St. Maarten – Friday September 11, 2015 The Director of the Immigration and Border Protection Service hereby wishes to inform the general public of Sint Maarten, that the IBP is working forcefully to ensure that illegal immigration is tackled. The decision to move forward on stepping up controls has been confirmed and is presently being executed with by the ...

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IBP forcefully stepping up controls to tackle illegal immigration

PHILIPSBURG, St. Maarten – Friday September 11, 2015 The Director of the Immigration and Border Protection Service hereby wishes to inform the general public of Sint Maarten, that the IBP is working forcefully to ensure that illegal immigration is tackled. The decision to move forward on stepping up controls has been confirmed and is presently being executed with by the ...

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Minister of TEATT implements quality of service standards in the telecom industry

PHILIPSBURG, St. Maarten – The Minister of Tourism, Economic Affairs, Telecommunications & Transport (TEATT), Honorable Mr. Claret Connor, singed off on Quality of Service (QoS) documents that sets clear guidelines and standards for St. Maarten Telecommunication providers to comply with, for the further enhancement of Telecommunication services in St. Maarten. The new service standards are now officially implemented and will ...

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SuperHost to provide training for Catholic School pupils

PHILIPSBURG, St. Maarten – St. Maarten SuperHost is taking tourism education and the instillation of good values and behaviour into the country’s classrooms starting with the schools under the Foundation Catholic Education. SuperHost has signed an agreement with the Foundation Catholic Education to conduct a training and development programme built on educational and Christian values, environmental awareness, fire and traffic ...

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