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St. Maarten News - Posted by on October 3, 2013

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Davinia Brooks represents St Maarten at Miss Hibiscus

Davinia Brooks represents St Maarten at Miss Hibiscus

[caption id="attachment_25280" align="alignleft" width="400"] Davinia Brooks, the Senior Carnival Queen. Photo Today/Milton Pieters[/caption] St. Maarten - The 2013 Senior Carnival Queen Davinia Brooks, will be attempting to capture another title

St. Maarten News - Posted by on October 3, 2013

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PM Wescot-Williams: “I think we have that authority” – Civil servants could get order not to talk to investigators

[caption id="attachment_23962" align="alignleft" width="300"] Prime Ministers Sarah Wescot-Williams and Mark Rutte are all smiles in this July file picture, but in the meantime the mood has changed dramatically. Photo today / Milton Pieters[/caption]

St. Maarten News - Posted by on October 3, 2013

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Electoral reform: Time is too short for fundamental changes

St. Maarten – The time is too short for fundamental changes to the electoral system, Prime Minister Sarah Wescot-Williams said yesterday at the weekly press briefing in answer to questions from this newspaper. “I am looking at matters that can be

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Departing PM Douglas: Nothing has been offered to me

St. Maarten – Former Member of Parliament for the United People Party, Dr. Ruth Douglas confirmed yesterday evening in a statement that she gave up her spot in parliament “so that the party leader, which in this case is Theo Heyliger may come in.

St. Maarten News - Posted by on October 3, 2013

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PM Wescot-Williams: “Royal decree gives special powers to the governor”

St. Maarten - Allowing an integrity investigation in St. Maarten- as ordered by the Kingdom Council of Ministers to governor Holiday via a royal decree sets a dangerous precedent, Prime Minister Sarah Wescot-Williams reiterated during yesterday’s w

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SHTA endorses DigiKidZ program

GREAT BAY - The St. Maarten Hospitality and Trade Association (SHTA) met on Tuesday August 24 with José Sommers and Erwin Wolthuis, President and Vice-President of the Foresee Foundation regarding the [email protected] project; a comprehensive ICT