Wednesday, February 22, 2017

Continued Insel Air travel ban for Dutch civil servants

THE HAGUE--The ban for Dutch civil servants to fly on Insel Air will remain in effect until the safety at the airline has been...

‘Behind the Beyond’ is delightfully entertaining

PHILIPSBURG--The “ridiculously fake comedy” Behind the Beyond premiered last weekend in two sold-out shows on Friday and Saturday at National Institute of Arts (NIA)...

Two arrests in fatal shooting at Hope Estate

POINT BLANCHE--Members of the St. Maarten Police Force and the Kingdom Detectives Cooperation Team (RST) led by the Prosecutor’s Office and in the presence...

More arrests in ongoing MARS-investigation

OM Spokesperson G. Bernadina PHILIPSBURG--In light of the ongoing investigation code-named “MARS” a house search took place on Tuesday, February 21 early in the morning...

Tax Office Director files first online income tax return 2016

Tax Office Director Nichalin Martina filling in her online tax return form. SABA/ST. EUSTATIUS--As of Monday, February 20, taxpayers on Bonaire, St. Eustatius and...

GEBE is load shedding today

PHILIPSBURG--Utilities Company GEBE has announced that it will be load shedding in several areas today Tuesday, February 21, however it has not yet provided...

Plane has issue on St. Maarten

The aircraft returned to SXM AIRPORT--It seems like Curaçao-based carrier InselAir just cannot get a break. The leased Boeing 737 of Venezuela's Estelar Airlines suffered...

Commissioners hold ‘open, frank’ discussions with Secretary General

Commissioner Charles Woodley. ST. EUSTATIUS--The Executive Council and advisors met with Secretary General at the Ministry of Home Affairs and Kingdom Relations Richard van Zwol...

Black History Month 2017 at Philipsburg Jubilee Library

PHILIPSBURG--Philipsburg Jubilee Library is observing Black History Month for an entire week this year. Under its annual theme “Passing on your Legacy,” the Library’s...

Nature Foundation worried about situation at Salt Pond

POND ISLAND--Nature Foundation is worried about the current situation of Great Salt Pond and has carried out a four-month-long pilot study assessing its social...