Zagers optimistic about 2022 despite challenges Saba faces

SABA—Despite the rocky start of the new year, Saba Commissioner of General Affairs Bruce Zagers looksat the future with much optimism. The local economy is recovering, ongoing initiatives continue to…

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Self-tests for Saba schools

SABA—Two pallets with self-test kits for the schools on Saba arrived on Wednesday, January 19.The COVID-19 self-tests, 10,800 in total, were financed by the Ministry of Public Health, Wellbeing andSport…

Successful implementation first stage Instant Payments

WILLEMSTAD/PHILIPSBURG – The Centrale Bank van Curaçao en Sint Maarten (CBCS) can look back on a successful implementation of the first stage of the Instant Payments Clearing and Settlement Mechanism…

Minister of Justice Tours Ministry and Introduces Course Coordinator

 Philipsburg – On Monday, January 17 th , 2022, the Honorable Minister of Justice Anna E. Richardson toured the agencies of the Ministry accompanied by the newly instated Course Coordinator,…

New safety protocols in place for Police Detectives Department

The Police Force of Sint Maarten KPSM has reimplemented its strict Covid-19 safety protocol to protect its officers and visitors to the police (sub)station(s).The public, therefore, encouraged to email the…

Royal Netherlands Marechaussee is investigating suspicion of bribery

The Royal Netherlands Marechaussee (Koninklijke Marechaussee, KMar) launched an investigation on Saturday the 15 th of January at Bonaire International Airport (BIA) following a suspicion of bribery. The man involved…

Statia inspects households on proper waste collection

The Public Entity St. Eustatius, the Waste Management Facility and the Public Health Department are currently carrying out bin inspections to determine if households adhere to the guidelines with regards…

Traffic accidents

Over the past week, KPSM’s Traffic Department has yet again handled a number of accidents resulting in injuries.KPSM will be continue to carry out the controls on scooter riders and…

Alpha Team reflects on 2021 operations

The Alpha Team has compiled an analysis of its operations in 2021 compare with those of previous years in particular the number of packages of narcotics intercepted by the team.…