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28 COVID-19 recoveries today.

By   /  September 28, 2021  /  Government  /  Comments Off on 28 COVID-19 recoveries today.

The Minister of Public Health,  Social Development and Labor, Omar Ottley extends his heartfelt sympathy to the families and friends of the three (3) victims who passed away due to COVID-19. Strength and prayers go out to the families during this time.   As of September 27th, there were twenty two (22) persons who tested […]

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Implementation Agendas in line with National Development Vision

By   /  September 28, 2021  /  Government  /  Comments Off on Implementation Agendas in line with National Development Vision

GREAT BAY, Sint Maarten (DCOMM) ? The Fourth Implementation Agenda was approved on Friday, September 24 in the Kingdom Council of Ministers. This agenda covers the period from October-November-December.   Implementation Agendas outline action-points that have to be taken by the Government of Sint Maarten and are therefore in line with the final decision-making in […]

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ODM Additional Weather Systems Could Form, Remain Vigilant and Prepared

By   /  September 27, 2021  /  Government  /  Comments Off on ODM Additional Weather Systems Could Form, Remain Vigilant and Prepared

GREAT BAY, Sint Maarten (DCOMM) ? Fire Chief/National Disaster Coordinator Clive Richardson from the Office of Disaster Management (ODM) said on Monday, major Hurricane Sam will pass over 300 miles at its closest point northeast of Sint Maarten late Wednesday or early Thursday, according to the Meteorological Department of Sint Maarten (MDS) and therefore poses […]

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Minister Lawrence meets with BIP SXM

By   /  September 27, 2021  /  Business, Government, Local News  /  Comments Off on Minister Lawrence meets with BIP SXM

The Minister of Tourism, Economic Affairs, Transportation & Telecommunication (Minister of TEATT), Mr. Roger Lawrence and his support staff met with the Supervisory Board, Director and the team of the Bureau for Intellectual Property Sint Maarten (the Bureau/BIP SXM) for an introductory meeting. During the meeting, the Supervisory Board, Director and the team members of […]

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Time Management workshop being held by SSSD on Sept. 28

By   /  September 27, 2021  /  Education, Public Service Announcements  /  Comments Off on Time Management workshop being held by SSSD on Sept. 28

Many students are challenged by the constraint of time and if time is not managed properly it can be detrimental to their success. Realizing that lost time cannot be regained and that students need all the assistance they can get to be successful, the Student Support Services Division (SSSD) of the Ministry of Education, Culture, […]

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16 confirmed COVID-19 cases September 25th, 2021

By   /  September 27, 2021  /  COVID-19  /  Comments Off on 16 confirmed COVID-19 cases September 25th, 2021

The Minister of Public Health, Social Development and Labor, Omar Ottley extends sympathy to the family and friends of Sint Maartens 63rd COVID-19 victim, who has passed away. He wishes the family comfort and strength during their time of grief. As of September 25th, there were sixteen (16) persons who tested positive for COVID-19; however […]

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Prime Minister Jacobs attends Disaster Management Meeting regarding preparations for Hurricane Sam

By   /  September 27, 2021  /  Government, Island Life, Weather  /  Comments Off on Prime Minister Jacobs attends Disaster Management Meeting regarding preparations for Hurricane Sam

On Friday afternoon, Prime Minister Hon. Silveria Jacobs attended a disaster management meeting convened by National Disaster Coordinator Clive Richardson in connection with the approach of Hurricane Sam. Hurricane Sam is over 1200 miles from the northern Leeward Islands. Sam is expected to become a major hurricane in coming days before it nears the Leeward […]

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Minister Richardson visits Customs Administration of the Netherlands and the Royal Netherlands Marechaussee

By   /  September 27, 2021  /  Government, Justice, Kingdom Affairs, Local News  /  Comments Off on Minister Richardson visits Customs Administration of the Netherlands and the Royal Netherlands Marechaussee

On Friday September 23, 2021, Minister Richardson had an introductory meeting with the acting director of Enforcement policy and International policy at Dutch Customs Mrs. Irene Uitermark and Dutch Customs’ strategic Policy Advisor International Affairs Mr. Bert De Haas at the Head of Office of the Customs Administration in the city of Rotterdam. Dutch Customs […]

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Compliance with recommendations to Justice Ministry

By   /  September 27, 2021  /  Government, Justice, Local News  /  Comments Off on Compliance with recommendations to Justice Ministry

On Friday September 17, 2021 the Ministry of Justice held a meeting with the Department Heads and Management of the different organization within the Ministry. In this meeting the SG and the Department of Judicial Affairs addressed the recommendations of the Law Enforcement Council, Progress Committee and Integrity Chamber. Since 2011 the Law Enforcement Council […]

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Minister Lawrence: World Tourism Day Message – Tourism for Inclusive Growth

By   /  September 27, 2021  /  Economy, Tourism, Travel  /  Comments Off on Minister Lawrence: World Tourism Day Message – Tourism for Inclusive Growth

Monday, September 27, marks World Tourism Day (WTD) 2021 under the theme ‘Tourism for Inclusive Growth.’ According to the United Nations World Tourism Organization (UNWTO), the COVID-19 pandemic has had a massive social and economic impact. “Both developed and developing economies have been hit. And marginalized groups and the most vulnerable have been hit hardest […]

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