~ Political confidants replace former board members, a possible conflict of interest with the new chairman.~
PHILIPSBURG:— The Council of Ministers appointed a few new members of the Supervisory Board for the St. Maarten Harbor Group of Companies (SMHGC). The new candidates are Witney Murray, Sherman Marten, Attorney at Law Shaira Bommel, Emilio Kalmera, Christopher Weaver, and Charles Thomas.
SMN News learned that the Corporate Governance Council had given negative advice for Witney Murray who is a close confidant to an MP supporting the present coalition government. However, it is not clear how it was possible for the