~ But stopped short of making advice binding ~
PHILIPSBURG--The Council of Ministers approved a plan to improve corporate governance at Princess Juliana International Airport (PJIA) which strengthened the role of the Corporate Governance Council (CGC) in decision-making, a February 20 letter Prime Minister Silveria Jacobs sent to Dutch State Secretary of Home Affairs and Kingdom Relations Raymond Knops shows.
PHILIPSBURG--Independent Member of Parliament (MP) Christophe Emmanuel said on Sunday that information he obtained indicates that Prime Minister Silveria Jacobs and her government are attempting to change the corporate structure at Princess Juliana International Airport (PJIA).
CELEBRITY MILLENNIUM--Two guests sharing a stateroom onboard Celebrity Millennium tested positive for COVID-19 while conducting the required end-of-cruise testing.
~ Total active cases now 77 ~
PHILIPSBURG--St. Maarten recorded the passing of a third person within a week as a result of COVID-19 on Thursday, June 10. This puts the total number of deaths due to COVID-19 at 31.
Prime Minister Silveria Jacobs during Wednesday’s live Council of Ministers press briefing.
PHILIPSBURG--Prime Minister (PM) Silveria Jacobs said while she did not return from the Netherlands with a “bag of money,” she does not believe that her trip was “a waste of time.”