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Staff (SOAB St Maarten) Male | Amigoe 20180121
By Edition On Thursday, February 22nd, 2018
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For the attention of SOAB Human Resource department

For the attention of SOAB Human Resource department / Mrs. Marianella de Jongh Dear Ms. de Jongh, In below job advertisements published this week in the Amigoe newspaper, I noted that you have vacancies for male More...

Koos-Sneek
By Edition On Monday, February 19th, 2018
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The day after

Slowly also by me it sinks in that Statia does not have an elected island council and an executive council anymore. This ultimate measure, which was taken last in The Netherlands in 1951 whereby the municipality More...

Jacob Gelt Dekker
By Edition On Wednesday, February 14th, 2018
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Three strikes and you are out

My lymphoma that developed  in June 2014, has relapsed for the third time, and this time with a fury. A 10x20 cm large tumor grew into the lower right, abdominal area, with multiple, large metastasis in the pelvic More...

AlexRosaria
By Edition On Wednesday, February 14th, 2018
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Lying Dutch top diplomat endangers international affairs

The Dutch Minister of Foreign Affairs, Mr. Halbe Zijlstra, recently admitted that a lie he had told in 2016 “was not a smart move”. Mind you that he didn’t lie about winning big in a poker game or catching More...

dekker_0
By Edition On Monday, February 12th, 2018
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British invasion on Statia

Statia’s delusional political leader, Clyde van Putten, insists that St. Eustatius is an easy prey to be ransacked by Dutch Marines. The incident of 1780, was for van Putten as if it happened yesterday. The worst More...

Jacob Gelt Dekker
By Edition On Thursday, February 8th, 2018
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Clean up

Six months after the van Putten-Statia incident, financial mismanagement, abuse of power, fraud, theft, embezzlement of public funds, widespread corruption and favoritism, personal intimidations, threats and insults, More...

fly-in-banking
By Edition On Monday, February 5th, 2018
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Fly-in-something in the Caribbean

How about Fly-In Banking; like a drive-in fast food operation? No, it’s no joke. In the Caribbean? Probably not, but that is not the point. One has to look at the principles of the concept and explore if one could More...

dekker_0
By Edition On Wednesday, January 31st, 2018
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Caribbean Micro and Mini States

Hurricane Maria of 2017 posed a tough question to Caribbean islands, to rebuild or not to rebuild. And a far more intriguing dilemma, can Caribbean mini- and micro-States continue to exist? The devastation on Puerto More...

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By Edition On Monday, January 29th, 2018
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GreenTown or PDVSA?

Only after a D.D. (due diligence), Guangdong Zhenrong Energy (GZE), as main investor for the Oil Refinery (RdK), was disqualified. The D.D. showed that the company did not have access to the required funds of US More...

Slabbaert
By Edition On Monday, January 29th, 2018
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Wealth tourism development in the Caribbean

“We want more private and business aircraft coming to our airport.” – “You’re right,” I responded. “We’re looking for a mover-and-shaker to do it” – “Good thing,” I replied. “We were thinking More...