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PUBLIC WEATHER FORECAST FOR ST. MAARTEN – The Daily Herald (press release)

The Daily Herald (press release)PUBLIC WEATHER FORECAST FOR ST. MAARTENThe Daily Herald (press release)At 11 AM the center of Topical Depression 11 was located near latitude 13.2 North, longitude 53.5 West or about 700 miles southeast of St. Maarten. T...

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Chinese Consulate General celebrates the 69th anniversary of the founding of the People’s Republic of China

WILLEMSTAD – It is becoming a tradition since the inauguration of the Consulate General of the People’s Republic of China. The celebration of the founding of that great nation now takes place in Curaçao in a formal sphere with guests from several important sectors on the island. Consul General Mr. Zhang Weixin and Prime Minister […]

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Judge bans parking at Great Bay beach – The Daily Herald (press release)


The Daily Herald (press release)

Judge bans parking at Great Bay beach
The Daily Herald (press release)
PHILIPSBURG--The Court of First Instance on Friday issued a ban on parking on Great Bay Beach near Walter Plantz Square. The Judge made this decision in an injunction filed by Ocean's Home Owners Association against Country St. Maarten, Port of St.

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Kingdom needs to invest in unity, its people, says Saleh

THE HAGUE – The partners in the Dutch Kingdom need to work more on strengthening their ties and projecting their joint values to the world while working on the wellbeing of the people. Minister of State and former Governor of the Netherlands Antilles, Professor Jaime Saleh was clear in his message during his lecture on […]

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InselAir’s commercial director resigns

WILLEMSTAD – Jurgen Lippinkhof, the commercial director of Insel Air, has resigned from his post at the airline. According to Lippinkhof his voluntary resignation as the commercial director of the ailing airline is a step out of solidarity. “The importance of the company and its people is paramount to me. If a member of the […]

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All good news at State of the Industry St. Maarten event -Direct KLM flights to return – The Daily Herald (press release)

The Daily Herald (press release)All good news at State of the Industry St. Maarten event -Direct KLM flights to returnThe Daily Herald (press release)AMSTERDAM--A return of the direct Royal Dutch Airlines KLM flight on the Amsterdam-St. Maarten route, ...

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Caribbean rum producers launch responsible drinking initiative

BRIDGETOWN – The West Indies Rum & Spirits Producers’ Association (WIRSPA), the umbrella association that represents regional distillers associations, is launching an initiative to promote responsible consumption of alcoholic beverages. “We believe, and current regulatory advice maintains, that responsible drinking remains a valued and enjoyable part of life in a modern society,” said Komal Samaroo, Chairman […]

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Trinidadian charged after attempting to steal plane in US

FLORIDA – The son of the former principal of the St Augustine campus of the University of the West Indies (UWI) has been charged in the United States after allegedly trying to steal an American Airlines plane at an airport in Orlando, Florida yesterday morning. Nishal Sankat, a 22-year-old aviation student at Florida Institute of Technology […]

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Cuba and Canada sign agreement on health tourism for the elderly

HAVANA – The Comercializadora de Servicios Médicos Cubanos (CSMC) SA and the Canadian tour operator COGIR, on Wednesday signed an agreement in Havana for the implementation of a program dedicated to the medical care of elderly Canadian tourists. Dr Yamila Ramona de Armas Águila, first vice-president of CSMC, and Bruno Desautels, secretary of COGIR, a […]

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