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DCOMM intensifies COVID-19 and Hurricane Season Public Awareness Campaigns

By   /  July 8, 2020  /  Bulletin Board Notices, COVID-19  /  Comments Off on DCOMM intensifies COVID-19 and Hurricane Season Public Awareness Campaigns

The Department of Communication (DCOMM), has intensified its public awareness campaigns for COVID-19 and the 2020 Atlantic hurricane season. Observations have been made where there are some persons within the community who are not adhering to proper public health hygiene protocols in connection with the national COVID-19 emergency. Even though the state of emergency has […]

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New COVID-19 positive case

By   /  July 3, 2020  /  COVID-19, Health  /  Comments Off on New COVID-19 positive case

The Honorable Minister of VSA Richard Panneflek, would hereby like to inform the general public of Sint Maarten that as of Wednesday, July 1st 2020, the total number of COVID-19 cases on Sint Maarten is 78. However, we have received information that a person who was admitted to St. Maarten Medical Center on  Wednesday, July […]

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SMMC making COVID care facilities storm resilient

By   /  June 29, 2020  /  COVID-19, Health  /  Comments Off on SMMC making COVID care facilities storm resilient

CAY HILL — In an effort to weather any possible storms, St. Maarten Medical Center (SMMC) has made arrangements for its COVID care facilities (the Mobile Medical Pavilion and the ICU tent) to be made more storm resilient. Both COVID care facilities will be transformed into a storm resilient medical container park in which special […]

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Panneflek: Encourages the community to remain vigilant

By   /  June 24, 2020  /  Community, COVID-19, Health, Public Service Announcements  /  Comments Off on Panneflek: Encourages the community to remain vigilant

PHILIPSBURG, Sint Maarten — The Honorable Minister of VSA Richard Panneflek would like to ensure the protection of residents and visitors from the spread of COVID-19. The government is working jointly with the various stakeholders to take responsible incremental steps towards the reopening of the borders; with the aim to restart the local economy. We […]

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Airport to Re-Open on Emancipation Day

By   /  June 20, 2020  /  Aviation, COVID-19  /  Comments Off on Airport to Re-Open on Emancipation Day

POND ISLAND — Minister of TEATT Ludmila de Weever stated that the Country is ready to receive travelers from Europe and North America as of July 1st, which coincides with our celebration of Emancipation Day. The community is encouraged to continue adhering to the proper social distancing and health and safety protocols as well as […]

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CPS says thank you to all volunteers who participated in COVID-19 Community Outreach Campaign

By   /  June 11, 2020  /  Community, COVID-19, Health, Local News  /  Comments Off on CPS says thank you to all volunteers who participated in COVID-19 Community Outreach Campaign

The Collective Prevention Services (CPS), would like to thank all volunteers who participated over the two past two months in its COVID-19 Community Outreach Campaign that concluded on the fourth weekend of May. A special thanks is also extended to persons who set aside their time during the shutdown to ensure that hard-to-reach persons received […]

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Ministry VSA reminds business community to implement and adhere to COVID-19 Preventive Measures

By   /  June 8, 2020  /  COVID-19  /  Comments Off on Ministry VSA reminds business community to implement and adhere to COVID-19 Preventive Measures

The Ministry of Public Health, Social Development and Labour (Ministry VSA) is reminding the business community especially bars and restaurants that they must implement and adhere to the COVID-19 Preventive Measures. Controls of business establishments will be taking place to ensure that they are in compliance with their operational Safety Plan guidelines. Businesses found not […]

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COVID-19 Updates per June 3rd, 2020

By   /  June 5, 2020  /  COVID-19, Health  /  Comments Off on COVID-19 Updates per June 3rd, 2020

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Prime Minister & Chair of the EOC Silveria Jacobs National Address on COVID-19 Developments May 30, 2020

By   /  May 31, 2020  /  COVID-19  /  Comments Off on Prime Minister & Chair of the EOC Silveria Jacobs National Address on COVID-19 Developments May 30, 2020

People of St. Maarten, I hereby address you as Prime Minister and Chair of the Emergency Operations Center (EOC), in the final update for today, Saturday, May 30, 2020, as part of the process to keep the community of St. Maarten informed about the latest developments and the Government’s COVID-19 containment, mitigation and response measures. […]

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Phase 3 and 4 Economic Reopening Guidelines Available Online

By   /  May 30, 2020  /  COVID-19  /  Comments Off on Phase 3 and 4 Economic Reopening Guidelines Available Online

The Government of Sint Maarten, hereby informs the community and all concerned that a number of new guidelines have been uploaded to the Government website related to the phase 3 and 4 reopening process of the national economy. Phase 3 commences on June 1st and phase 4 on June 15th. The guidelines are related to […]

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