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Indigo Bay Development one step closer

By   /  July 20, 2021  /  Business, Hospitality, Labor, Local News, Tourism  /  Comments Off on Indigo Bay Development one step closer

The Minister of Public Health, Social Development and Labor, (VSA) Omar Ottley signed a scope of service agreement (SOS) with Indigo Shores Developments B. V. The SOS brings the vision of this luxurious hotel one step closer to reality. The scope of service agreement ensures not only economical benefits for Sint Maarten but also the […]

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Government meets with the Unions over vacation allowance

By   /  July 1, 2021  /  Government, Justice, Labor  /  Comments Off on Government meets with the Unions over vacation allowance

~ To await Constitutional Court decision ~ On Tuesday, June 29th, the Honorable Ministers of General Affairs Silveria Jacobs; Justice, Anna Richardson; Finance, Ardwell Irion; Education, Culture, Youth and Sport, drs. Rodolphe Samuel; and Public Health, Social Development and Labor, Omar Ottley met with the Committee for Civil Servants Unions (CCSU) members; WICSU-PSU, WITU, ABVO […]

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Ministry of Justice & Unions: NAPB-ABVO-NRPB

By   /  July 1, 2021  /  Government, Justice, Labor  /  Comments Off on Ministry of Justice & Unions: NAPB-ABVO-NRPB

On Saturday June 26th, 2021 representatives of the NAPB,ABVO unions and a member of the Lands recherché joint with a representative of the Ministry of Justice in a work session on the function books relating to different divisions within the Ministry of Justice. During this work session the function books were reviewed once again and […]

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KG SXM v Unions' Court Case Outcome

By   /  June 27, 2021  /  Justice, Labor, Legal Matters, Local News, Police News  /  Comments Off on KG SXM v Unions' Court Case Outcome

On June 25th, 2021, the Court in First Instance prohibited the ABVO and NAPB unions to organize meetings, work interruptions, and public manifestations, as long as these harm the proper functioning of Government, for a period of one week. A full judgment will follow on Friday July 2nd, 2021. Prior to granting Country Sint Maarten?s […]

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Injunction filed by government against police unions

By   /  June 25, 2021  /  Government, Justice, Labor, Legal Matters  /  Comments Off on Injunction filed by government against police unions

In order to ensure the safety and security of the people and visitors of Sint Maarten, on Tuesday June 24, 2021, Government filed an injunction with the Court in First Instance against the police unions NAPB and ABVO, and against the president of the NAPB, as the public leader of the current police protests. The […]

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Minister Ottley visits NIPA

By   /  June 23, 2021  /  Education, Hospitality, Labor, Local News  /  Comments Off on Minister Ottley visits NIPA

Honorable Minister Omar Ottley conducted an exploratory visit to the NIPA ? National Institute for Professional Advancement on Wednesday, June 16, 2021. His Cabinet Officers, the NIPA Supervisory Board of Directors and the Central Management team of the NIPA, accompanied him. The Minister emphasized the objective of the visit to be exploratory as it relates […]

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AUDIT TEAM SINT MAARTEN STARTS BUSINESS COMPLIANCE TOUR

By   /  June 15, 2021  /  Business, Economy, Labor, Local News  /  Comments Off on AUDIT TEAM SINT MAARTEN STARTS BUSINESS COMPLIANCE TOUR

The Audit Team Sint Maarten (ATS) has started a general compliance control tour within the Business Community. The compliance control tour is an opportunity for ATS to work together with the Business Community to ensure correct processing of calculations and payment of social premiums. The tour consists of inspections on new and existing companies, controls […]

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Job portal to be revamped and relaunched by Sites on US

By   /  June 11, 2021  /  Government, Labor, Local News  /  Comments Off on Job portal to be revamped and relaunched by Sites on US

 Minister of Public Health, Social Development and Labor, Omar Ottley would hereby like to inform the public that the job portal, previously referred to as www.jobopportunities.sx is being revamped and relaunched. An agreement was signed on Tuesday June 8th with Sites on US, and the work to roll out the tasks has begun. The job […]

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Government committed to the continuity of the Airport Terminal Reconstruction Project

By   /  April 15, 2021  /  Aviation, Government, Labor, Legal Matters, Local News  /  Comments Off on Government committed to the continuity of the Airport Terminal Reconstruction Project

POND ISLAND — The Government of Sint Maarten remains committed to the continuity of the Airport Terminal Reconstruction Project. The internal changes within the Princess Juliana International Airport Operating Company’s management staff (PJIAE NV) have no bearing on this commitment. This means that the project will continue according to the current financing agreement in place. […]

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Former Minister of VSA employment policy goes into effect

By   /  March 30, 2021  /  Government, Labor  /  Comments Off on Former Minister of VSA employment policy goes into effect

The National Employment Service Center (NESC) plans to implement modified work procedures, in close collaboration with Section Employment Permits in 2021, based on the ?Policy on the issuance of labor permits? of the former Minister of Public Health, Social Development and Labor, published in the National Gazette on February 7th, 2020 on page 12 of […]

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