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Source: The Daily Herald
03 May 2021 10:51 AM

First Pprn Public Consultation Meeting This Tuesday, May 4

The General Commission meeting permitted the Territorial Council to hear and question the process of elaborating the PPRN.

MARIGOT--Prfet Dlgu Serge Gouteyron and President Daniel Gibbs remind the population that the first public consultation meeting for the new natural risks prevention plan PPRN will take place in the refectory of Robe Read more


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Source: The Daily Herald
13 Apr 2021 11:42 PM

Prfet Gouteyron Sets Timetable To Finalise New Pprn By August

Prfet Dlgu Serge Gouteyron (left) and President Daniel Gibbs speak at the press conference on the PPRN Tuesday morning. (Robert Luckock photo)

MARIGOT--Prfet Dlgu Serge Gouteyron on Tuesday relaunched the public consultations schedule in the districts for May, a mandatory procedure towards finalising the new natural risks prevention pla Read more


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Source: The Daily Herald
12 Apr 2021 11:33 PM

Designs For Waterfront Development Project To Be Presented In July 2021

One of the early graphics showing what the area opposite Palais de Justice on Rue de la Libert in Marigot might look like in relation to the waterfront.

MARIGOT--The first proposals from candidates taking part in the architects competition for the waterfront development project are gradually reaching the Collectivit, President Daniel GibbsRead more


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Source: The Daily Herald
30 Mar 2021 10:22 AM

President Gibbs In Paris To Defend St. MartinS Interests

President Daniel Gibbs with Senate Speaker Grard Larcher (left) in Paris earlier in the week.

MARIGOT--President Daniel Gibbs recently returned from Paris where he had several meetings at the ministries in the context of defending St Read more


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Source: The Daily Herald
23 Mar 2021 11:36 PM

Jacobs: We Must Move To An Updated Treaty Of Concordia With A New Vision

From left: President Daniel Gibbs, Prfet Serge Gouteyron, Governor Eugene Holiday and Prime Minister Silveria Jacobs laid a wreath at the foot of the stele. (Robert Luckock photo)

CONCORDIA--Dutch St Read more


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Source: The Daily Herald
23 Mar 2021 10:22 AM

Gibbs Hails Remarkable Achievement Of Two Lyces As Top Schools Of 2020

Robert Weinum Lyce is part of Cit Scolaire in La Savane.  (Robert Luckock photo)

MARIGOT--President Daniel Gibbs has congratulated Robert Weinum Lyce and Northern Islands Professional Lyce for being ranked the top high schools in 2020.

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Source: The Daily Herald
22 Mar 2021 11:54 PM

Dutch, French Talk Tax Cooperation, Possibility Of Tax Harmonisation

A scene during the meeting.

PHILIPSBURG--Dutch St. Maarten Minister of Finance Ardwell Irion and President of the Overseas Collectivit of French St. Martin Daniel Gibbs, together with their delegations, met on Friday, March 19, to discuss how the two sides of the island could achieve tax cooperation.

  With the support of the relative Departments of Foreign Affairs, both parties expressed the desire for research into areas of possible tax harmonisation, highlighted gaps in the systems, and presented possible solutions.

  During the meeting, there were discussions about a system whereby both governments can have access to certain data that would be beneficial to both parties and improve on leakage Read more


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Source: SMN-News
22 Mar 2021 01:27 PM

~Possibility of tax harmonization between both sides.~

PHILIPSBURG:--- Minister of Finance, Ardwell Irion and President of the Overseas Collectivity of St. Martin, Daniel Gibbs, together with their delegation, met on Friday, March 19th to discuss how both sides of the island could achieve tax cooperation Read more


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Source: The Daily Herald
08 Mar 2021 11:40 AM

Gibbs Visits Omer Arrondell School To See Breakfast Initiative First-Hand

President Daniel Gibbs interacts with children as they have breakfast in Omer Arrondell School.

MARIGOT--President Daniel Gibbs visited French Quarters Omer Arrondell School on Thursday Read more


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Source: 721 News
07 Mar 2021 08:58 PM

Daniel Gibbs: Le Dispositif Petit-Djeuner Dans Les coles Rep Et Rep+ Est Une Trs Bonne Chose Pour Les lves

Marigot, Saint Martin — Le Prsident Daniel Gibbs sest rendu Quartier dOrlans, ce jeudi 04 mars 2021, accompagn du vice-recteur Michel Sanz, de sa vice-prsidente en charge de lEducation, Sofia Carti-Codrington, de la prsidente de la CTOS, Pascale Laborde et de la conseillre territoriale Maud Ascent-Gibs, membre du CA de lcole Omer Arrondell, afin de visualiser la prise de ce petit-djeuner quotidien pour les enfants du premier degr du rseau REP et REP+.

La convention partenariale entre la CTOS, lEducation Nationale, lInstance Rgionale dEducation et de Promotion de la Sant Guadeloupe (IREPS) et la Collectivit de Saint-Martin a t signe le 10 fvrier dernier, permettant ainsi au dispositif dentrer en vigueur ds la rentre des vacances de carnaval.

Les coles lmentaires et maternelles de Sandy Ground et Quartier dOrlans, Aline Hanson (REP), Clair St Maximin (REP+), Omer Arrondell (REP+), Jean Anselme (REP+), Eliane Clarke (REP+) et Jrme Beaupre (REP), bnficient de ce dispositif co-financ par lEducation Nationale et la Collectivit, la cuisine centrale de la CTOS ayant la charge de prparer et servir les petits-djeuners Read more


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Source: The Daily Herald
14 Feb 2021 10:37 PM

Breakfast Agreement For Schools Signed By Collectivit, Ctos And National Education

President of the Collectivit Daniel Gibbs and Vice-Recteur Michel Sanz (right) sign the breakfast agreement.

MARIGOT--The signing of a breakfast agreement for schools in St. Martin, a national scheme initiated under the Poverty Plan, took place recently between Vice-Recteur Michel Sanz representing National Education, President of the C Read more


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Source: The Daily Herald
05 Feb 2021 12:11 PM

Gibbs Y Magras Han Solicitado El Levantamiento De Las Razones Imperiosas Para Viajar

MARIGOT - Los presidentes de las Collectivits de St. Martin y St. Barths, respectivamente Daniel Gibbs y Bruno Magras, han solicitado el levantamiento de las razones imperiosas para viajar a St. Martin y St. Barths, argumentando que la situacin sanitaria en ambas islas  no garantiza una medida tan estricta.

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Source: The Daily Herald
05 Feb 2021 10:10 AM

Five Volunteer Firefighters To Start Training In Guadeloupe

Prfet Dlgu Serge Gouteyron and President Daniel Gibbs inspect a guard of honour at the La Savane Fire Station.

MARIGOT--President Daniel Gibbs has given the go-ahead for five young volunteer firefighters from the St Read more


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Source: The Daily Herald
04 Feb 2021 10:43 PM

Gibbs, Magras Request Lifting Of Compelling Reasons For Travel

President Gibbs (left) with Overseas Minister Sbastien Lecornu.

MARIGOT--The Presidents of the Collectivits of St. Martin and St. Barths, respectively Daniel Gibbs and Bruno Magras, have requested the lifting of compelling reasons for travel to St. Martin and St. Barths, arguing that the sanitary situation on both islands does not warra Read more


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Source: SMN-News
04 Feb 2021 12:18 PM

MARIGOT:--- The president of Saint-Martin Daniel Gibbs and the President of St Barthlemy Bruno Magras co-signed a letter, Wednesday, February 3, 2021, addressed to the Minister of Overseas, Sbastien Lecornu, asking for the immediate lifting of the new travel restrictions for St. Martin and St. Barthelemy.
President Gibbs delivered the letter by hand to Sbastien Lecornu, this Thursday, February 04, during his meeting with the Minister Read more


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Source: 721 News
03 Feb 2021 11:08 AM

La Collectivit Prvoit De Recruter 5 Sapeurs-Pompiers Professionnels Supplmentaires

SAINT MARTIN — Le Prsident Daniel Gibbs a donn son feu vert pour que 5 jeunes sapeurs-pompiers volontaires de la Caserne de Saint-Martin puissent intgrer la formation de sapeur-pompier professionnel au Centre dpartemental de la Guadeloupe. Une fois leur formation accomplie, ces 5 jeunes sapeurs seront en mesure dintgrer en tant que pompiers professionnels, le nouveau Centre dIncendie et de Secours de Saint-Martin, qui verra le jour dici la fin de cette anne.

Cest une avance importante pour la caserne de Saint-Martin, actuellement en pleine restructuration Read more


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Source: SMN-News
01 Feb 2021 05:14 PM

MARIGOT:--- The Collectivity of Saint-Martin informs the inhabitants of the sectors going from Orient Bay to Marigot that following the stoppage of the public household waste collection service since Friday, January 29 in the evening, a requisition procedure for the collection of garbage in all collection points, was launched on Monday, February 1, 2021. This procedure was initiated as a matter of urgency at the request of President Daniel Gibbs, with the support of the State authorities, for the sake of public health and safety Read more


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Source: The Daily Herald
27 Jan 2021 11:41 PM

Video Conference Room Opened To Connect Prisoners With Families

President Daniel Gibbs (centre) and Vice-President Sophia Carti (third from right) with Red Cross and Probation officials at the opening of the video conference room.

MARIGOT--President of the Collectivit Daniel Gibbs took part in a meeting organised with the Service dInsertion et de Probation Pnitentiaire (SPIP) at the Red Cross headquarters on Thursday, January 21, regarding the opening of a video conference room for the use of prisoners from St Read more


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Source: The Daily Herald
15 Jan 2021 12:12 AM

Collectivit Releases 277,000 Euros For Vocational SchoolS Carpentry Section

Some 200 Lyce students and teachers marched to the Collectivit Thursday morning to protest the Collectivits not replacing defective machine tools for the vocational schools woodworking and carpentry sections since Hurricane Irma. Apparently, there are only two usable machines left. A delegation was received by President Daniel Gibbs following the march (see related story), where it was disclosed the Executive Council had approved a 277,000-euro grant the day before to purchase the necessary machine tools as soon as possible Read more


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Source: The Daily Herald
12 Jan 2021 11:48 PM

Vaccination Campaign Against Covid-19 Begins On French Side

At the vaccination press conference were (from top left) President Daniel Gibbs, Sous-Prfet Mickal Dore, ARS Territorial Director Paul Guibert, and Louis-Constant Fleming Hospital Director Marie Lampis Pattus. (Robert Luckock photo)

MARIGOT--The COVID-19 vaccination campaign starts in St. Martin from today, Wednesday, Regional Health Au Read more


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Source: The Daily Herald
05 Jan 2021 12:12 AM

Gibbs: New Year An Opportunity To Refocus On Respect, Solidarity, Unity

President of the Collectivit Daniel Gibbs

MARIGOT--President Daniel Gibbs said in his New Year message that hardships experienced in 2020 due to the COVID-19 pandemic capped a particularly difficult and testing three years since Hurricane Irma, but also formed a resolve to move forward in the interests of St Read more


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Source: The Daily Herald
03 Dec 2020 11:49 PM

Belmond La Samanna To Re-Open February 15, 2021

President and General Manager of LVMH Hospitality Excellence, Andrea Guerra (left) with President Daniel Gibbs.

MARIGOT--Belmond La Samanna Hotel will re-open on February 15, 2021, President of the Collectivit Read more


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Source: The Daily Herald
26 Nov 2020 11:48 PM

Hotels To Sign Individual Conventions As Condition For Accepting Us Visitors

At the press conference Thursday were, from left: ARS Director Paul Guibert, Prfte Sylvie Feucher, President of the Collectivit Daniel Gibbs and President of Club du Tourisme, Patrice Sguin. (Robert Luckock photo)

MARIGOT--French-side hotels, villas and guesthouses will be required individually to sign a convention taking responsibility Read more


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Source: The Daily Herald
25 Nov 2020 10:58 AM

Associations Receive Multi-Annual Subventions From The Collectivit

At the convention signing in Hotel de la Collectivit for the three associations. (Robert Luckock photo)

MARIGOT--President Daniel Gibbs signed multi-annual conventions recently for three associations as part of the Politique de Ville 2015-2020 programme in connection with social cohesion actions in the territory, in partnership with the Read more


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