Brison is concerned with recipients of social aid challenges with opening/keeping bank accounts

“It’s time for the Government to have its own bank,” which, according to Leader of the United Peoples Party, MP Rolando Brison, will alleviate many challenges experienced by persons within…

EPIC cleanup event in Hope Estate

On June 25, from 7 am to 8:30 am, Environmental Protection in the Caribbean Sint Maarten (EPIC) ishosting a cleanup at Hope Estate, starting next to Marie Genevieve de Weever…

School Safety Youth Forum, a needed voice towards education resilience

The Third Caribbean Safe School Initiative Ministerial Forum, which will be taking place in Sint Maarten from 28 to 30 June 2022, has recognized youth as a key partner in…

Construction firms, Builders and Trenching Contractors must be Prepared to Activate Storm-Ready Plans

The Ministry of General Affairs Fire Department/Office of Disaster Management (ODM), is appealing to the building sector, to have storm-ready plans in place for quick activation in the event the…

Minister of Justice and KPSM congratulate Keenan Benjamin

The Honorable Minister of Justice Anna E. Richardson, Chief of Police Carl John and officers of the Police Force of St. Maarten (KPSM) attended the Methodist Agogic Center (MAC) Primary…

CPS Calls on Men and Boys to Live healthier and active lives

 The lack of physical activity is seen as a threat to one’s health. According to the World Health Organization (WHO), around the world, not enough people are active on a…

Relief on Gas prices to go into effect June 21st.

 The Ministers of Finance, Justice, and the acting Minister of TEATT, Omar Ottley, would like to inform the public that the long-awaited relief on gas prices will go into effect…

Court denies request for suspension of deportation order and return of illegal resident convicted of a crime

On Friday, June 17th, 2022, the Court of First Instance rendered its decision denying a request to suspend the decision of the Honorable Minister of Justice Anna E. Richardson regarding…

Sint Maarten Lions Club presents Citizen of the Year Award to Mrs. Bregje Boetekees Van’t Hof of the White and Yellow Cross Care Foundation.

At a ceremony held at the White and Yellow Cross Care Foundation, President of the Sint Maarten Lions Club, Lion Linette A. Gibs MJF presented a surprised Mrs. Bregje Boetekees-Van’t…

‘Domestic Violence and Mediation’ project presented to Trust Fund Committee

 The “Domestic Violence and Mediation” project, a restorative justice initiative, launched by Stichting Justitiële Inrichtingen St. Maarten (SJIS) and the Prosecutor’s Office OM Sint Maarten, was one of the initiatives…