Minister Ottley and Ballast Nedam International project signs SOS agreement; first job fair scheduled for December 18th 2021

 On Friday December 3rd, the Minister of Public Health, SocialDevelopment and Labor, Omar Ottley and Ballast NedamInternational’s representative Mr. Jeroen Hanneveld signed thescope of service agreement (SOS) for the Princess…

Another record for Sea to Scenery

Yet again, a very successful edition of the Sea to Scenery race was held on Saba on Saturday, December 4. As customary, the day after Saba Day, a group of…

CDFHA Hosts First Annual Interscholastic Speech Competition

On Wednesday, December 1st, The Department of Community Development, Family, and Humanitarian Affairs (CDHFA) hosted its first annual interscholastic speech competition themed “Global Solidarity, Shared Responsibility.” commemorating World AIDS Day…

Free Rapid HIV Testing at the Cole Bay Community Helpdesk

The Department of Community Development, Family & Humanitarian Affairs (CDFHA) in collaboration with the St. Maarten Aids Foundation offered free & confidential HIV testing at the Cole Bay Community Help…

The St. Maarten National Basketball Association (SXMNBA) just concluded their 5×5 Basketball Tournament

on Tuesday November 30th 2021. With the Back Bay team winning the veteran division 58-55, and the Middle Region Saintswinning the senior division 82-79 in overtime. Michelet Dede, player for…

This Holiday Season: Shop Smart, Shop Safe

GREAT BAY, Sint Maarten (DCOMM) – Every year the Collective Prevention Services (CPS), a department within the Ministry of Public Health, Social Development and Labour (Ministry VSA), as part of…

The Minister of Justice has taken note of the court decisions rendered yesterday in favor of Police officers, seeking to obtain correction of a National Decree issued earlier this year, under a penalty to be granted by the court.

Even though this decision is not rendered against the Minister of Justice, theunderlying matter is of great importance to the Ministry, as the long overdue rectification of the position of…

THE IMMIGRATION DEPARTMENT INFORMS THE PUBLIC

The Immigration Department hereby informs the general public of the following, that as per December 10, 2021, through January 3, 2022, the office of Admissions and Expulsions will no longer…

Saba starts COVID-19 booster campaign Dec. 8

SABA–Saba will start its booster COVID-19 vaccination campaign next week Wednesday, December 8 with the vaccination of residents age 60 and older.The Public Health Department has been contacting persons age…

Construction new building Out of School program starts next year

The construction of the new building for the Out of School program isexpected to start in the second half of 2022. The area that isdesignated for the realization of this…