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09 May 2021 08:14 PM

Minister Of Vsa Ottley Thanks Vaccination Manager For His Contribution To The Vaccination Campaign

GREAT BAY, Sint Maarten (DCOMM) TheMinister ofPublic Housing,Social Development and Labour (Ministry VSA)Omar Ottley, has officially thankedHenk Veerdig for his contributions to the vaccination campaign over the last three months as the Vaccination Manager of SintMaarten.

Henk Veerdig came to the island in February to head the Vaccination Management Team (VMT), based on his earlier experience with the Red Cross during the first wave of COVID-19 infections on Sint Maarten. 

When his contract ended two weeks ago, Henk returned to the Netherlands after three very eventful months Read more


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06 May 2021 01:53 PM

Minister Ottley: My Mission Is For Us To Restore Faith In Our Health Facility

PHILIPSBURG, Cayhill, Sint Maarten – On Wednesday May 5th, the Minister of Public Health, Social Development and Labor, Omar Ottley made a site visit to the St. Maarten Medical Center (SMMC).

The Minister was greeted by the Medical Director Dr. Felix Holiday, World Bank Project Manager Ms. Ingeborg Verwoerd, Contract Manager St Maarten General Hospital Ms Read more


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05 May 2021 03:43 PM

The Drive To 85%, Sxm Race To Normalcy

PHILIPSBURG Minister of Public Health, Social Development and Labor (VSA), Omar Ottley is elated to announce the launch of the Island-wide vaccination awareness campaign The Drive to 85%, SXM race to normalcy. The objective of the campaign is to encourage at least 85% of the community to go out and get vaccinated, in efforts to achieve herd immunity Read more


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04 May 2021 08:07 PM

Minister Meets With Local Entertainers For Island Wide Vaccination Campaign

PHILIPSBURG, Sint Maarten OnMonday May 3rd 2021, the Minister of Public Health, Social Development and Labor(VSA),Omar Ottley in the presence ofhis Legal Advisor Lyndon LewisandDepartment Head Collective Prevention Services,Eva Lista-de Weevermetwith local entertainers and videoproducersin preparation to launchanIsland widevaccinationawarenesscampaign Read more


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29 Apr 2021 09:10 PM

El Ministro Ottley Se Rene Con La Asociacin Sindical De Atencin De La Salud De Windward Island

PHILIPSBURG, Sint Maarten – El mircoles 28 de abril, el Ministro de Salud Pblica, Desarrollo Social y Trabajo, Omar Ottley, sostuvo una reunin con la Asociacin Sindical de Salud de Windward Island (WIHCUA). En representacin de WIHCUA estuvo Brunilda Illidge, Presidenta de WIHCUA, Jacqueline Berkel, Vicepresidenta de WIHCUA, Marguerite Priest, Secretaria General, Charline Arrindell, Tesorera de WIHCUA y Reinder Torrenga, miembro de la Junta Read more


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29 Apr 2021 07:52 PM

El Lunes 3 De Mayo Del 2021 No Ser Festivo

PHILIPSBURG, Sint Maarten – El Ministro de Salud Pblica, Desarrollo Social y Trabajo (VSA), Omar Ottley, desea informar al Pblico que el lunes 3 de mayo del 2021 ser un da laboral normal.

Con base en el artculo 23, prrafo 3 de la Arbeidsregeling (ordenanza nacional de regulacin laboral), el Ministro de VSA tiene la autoridad para asignar nuevas fechas para el Da de Carnaval y el Da de Sint Maarten nicamente Read more


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28 Apr 2021 09:09 PM

No Holiday On Monday May 3Rd, 2021

PHILIPSBURG, Sint Maarten The Minister of Public Health, Social Development and Labor(VSA),Omar Ottleywould like to inform the Public that MondayMay 3rd, 2021will be a normal working day.

Based on article 23, paragraph 3 in theArbeidsregeling (labour regulation national ordinance), the Minister of VSA has theauthority to assign new dates for Carnival Day and Sint Maarten Day only.

As it pertains to Labour Day, it is stipulated that Labour Day shall be celebrated annually on May 1st Read more


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27 Apr 2021 08:16 PM

Minister Ottley Meets With Szv And Pas, Confirms No Interruption Of Services To Insured Cardholders

PHILIPSBURG, Sint Maarten OnTuesday April272021, the Minister of Public Health, Social Development and Labor(VSA),Omar Ottley accompanied by his Legal Advisor Lyndon Lewis and Chef de Cabinet Farrah Busby- Richardson, met withFranklinChangSing Pang,president of PAS pharmacy association of SintMaarten, Natasha Carty of the Druggist, Mr.GlenA.Carty,CEO SZV,EltonFelisieCFO SZV and Reginald Willemsberg, COO SZV Read more


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26 Apr 2021 05:34 AM

Cps Pop-Up Community Vaccination Clinic Surpasses All Expectations

PHILIPSBURG, Sint Maarten TheMinister of Public Health, Social Development and Labor (VSA), Omar Ottleyis ecstatic to relay thatCPS hosted a successfulPOP-UPvaccination clinic. A total of one hundred thirty two (132)persons were vaccinated; however due to the overwhelming support from the public, the vaccinationstock was used by noon. CPS in-turn registered persons who walked-up to be vaccinateduntil 2 PM.These persons were provided appointments based on their convenience.

This pilot demonstrated the demand for vaccinations outside of the week day hours and also reinforces the need to adapt the current approach for vaccination outreach and administration.VSAs vision is to continue with this approach into the communities; the planning is underway. 

Minister Ottley and CPS would like to express a heartfelt Thank you to the public for their interest and overwhelming response to the POP-UP vaccination clinic Read more


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23 Apr 2021 12:49 AM

Cps Launches Pop-Up Community Vaccination Clinic On Saturday, April 24

PHILIPSBURG, Sint Maarten On Wednesday, April 23rd, TheMinister of Public Health, Social Development and Labor(VSA),Omar Ottleydecided in consultation withtheDepartment HeadofCollective Prevention Services(CPS), Mrs.Eva Lista-de WeeverthatCPS will host a ‘POP-UPCOVID-19 vaccination clinicon Saturday, April 24th, in efforts to increase the vaccination numbers throughout the community Read more


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22 Apr 2021 07:54 PM

Minister Of Vsa Visits Group 3 / Grade 1 At Methodist Agogic Center

PHILIPSBURG, Sint Maarten OnThursday, April 22, 2021, the Minister of Public Health, Social Development and Labor(VSA),Omar Ottley visited the Methodist Agogic Center, John A. Gumbs Campus of which he is an Alumnus. The Minister was invited by Group 3s teacher who disclosed that the current topic of discussions in class isLeadership. Minister Ottley informed the class ofwhat his job entails andwhat he plans to do as aleader for the country.

During the question and answer segment, he was astonished by the questions the group 3 class had prepared for him Read more


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21 Apr 2021 11:44 PM

Minister Of Vsa Pays Courtesy Visit To Szv

PHILIPSBURG, Sint Maarten OnWednesday, April 21, 2021, the Minister of Public Health, Social Development and Labor(VSA),Omar Ottleyaccompanied by his Legal Advisor Lyndon Lewisand Public Health Department Head Fenna Arnell paid acourtesy visit toSZVsDirector, Mr.Glen A Read more


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21 Apr 2021 12:45 AM

4 Confirmed Covid-19 Cases Today

PHILIPSBURG, Sint Maarten – AsofApril 20th, there were four (4) persons who tested positive for COVID-19;howevertwo (2)persons have recovered; bringing the total active cases totwenty three (23).Thetotalnumberofconfirmedcasesis nowtwo thousand two hundred eleven (2211).

The Collective Prevention Services (CPS) are monitoring twenty two (22) people in home isolation. One (1) patient remains hospitalized at the St. Maarten Medical Center. The total number of deaths due to COVID-19 remains at twenty seven (27) Read more


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20 Apr 2021 06:06 PM

Appointment And Swearing In Of Mr. Omar Ottley As Minister Of Public Health , Social Development And Labour

Harbour View On May 21, 2021,His Excellency,GovernorE.B. Holiday,officiated the appointmentand administered the oathof officeofministertoMr. Omar Ottley,

Mr. Ottley has met the regulatory requirements and has been appointed as Minister of Public Health, Social Development and Labour. During the official ceremony, which took place at the Cabinet of the Governor, Governor Holiday stated: 

On March 28, 2020, a new team of ministers and the minister plenipotentiary were installed with responsibility for the governing of our island. Today, just over one year later we are gathered for a change in the composition of the team. Mr. OmarOttley . Read more


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12 Apr 2021 10:58 AM

Better Rehabilitation/Reintegration Programs Needed, Says Mp Ottley

PHILIPSBURGThe alarming rate of major crimes in St. Maarten has the attention of United People’s UP Party Member of Parliament Omar Ottley, who says better rehabilitation and or reintegration programs are urgently needed to reintegrate formerly convicted persons into society.

He also has some robbery prevention tips for businesses to apply in their daily operation immediately Read more


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10 Apr 2021 01:13 PM

Mp Ottley Calls On St. Maarten To Pray For St. Vincent And The Grenadines

PHILIPSBURGLa Soufrierevolcano in St. Vincent has erupted and displaced thousands of people, which Member of Parliament for the United People’s (UP) Party Omar Ottley says “itsa sad turn of events for the entire Caribbean.”

In a Press Release issued Friday Morning, the MP also said the volcanic eruption and displacement of St Read more


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06 Apr 2021 08:32 PM

Mp Ottley Awaiting An Update On Protection For Local Contractors

PHILIPSBURG, Sint Maarten on Thursday April 1st,Member of Parliament for the United People’s Party MP Omar Ottleysent a letter toPrime Minister Silveria Jacobs to urgently provide updates on a September 2020 motion that mandated her Government to establish a National Public Procurement Policy.

“We are talking about being able to redistribute the wealth locally, and Government being the largest purchaser of goods and services, can reshape the local market, ” said MP Ottley in a press release issued Monday.

MP Ottley says the Executive Branch of Government can use its powers of purchasing to redistribute the wealth by ensuring local contractors have the first option on bids,” said MP Ottley.

He suggested urgent attention be paid to the implementation of a procurement policy Read more


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06 Apr 2021 10:51 AM

Mp Ottley Awaiting An Update On Protection For Local Contractors

PHILIPSBURG on Thursday April 1st, Member of Parliament for the United People’s Party MP Omar Ottley sent a letter to Prime Minister Silveria Jacobs to urgently provide updates on a September 2020 motion that mandated her Government to establish a National Public Procurement Policy.

“We are talking about being able to redistribute the wealth locally, and Government being the largest purchaser of goods and services, can reshape the local market, ” said MP Ottley in a press release issued Monday.

MP Ottley says the Executive Branch of Government can use its powers of purchasing to redistribute the wealth by ensuring local contractors have the first option on bids,” said MP Ottley.

He suggested urgent attention be paid to the implementation of a procurement policy Read more


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30 Mar 2021 11:30 AM

Ottley Demands Urgent Attention To Housing For The Belvedere Residents

PHILIPSBURG, Sint Maarten Member of Parliament for the United People’s UP Party MP Omar Ottley says the public housing situation on St. Maarten is in urgent need of attention. He has also called on the Minister of Public Housing, Spatial Planning, Environment and Infrastructure to provide urgent answers to Belvedere residents on when they can expect the much-needed repairs in their homes to begin.

Belvedere’s housing situation is, for MP Ottley, incredibly disheartening and worrisome given the Colorado State University’s prediction that this year’s Hurricane Season has a 65% chance of being above average.

The MP issued a press release on Tuesday in which he states that the concerns he expressed during a 2020 Parliamentary session with the Public Housing Foundation are still not addressed Read more


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14 Mar 2021 10:17 PM

Mp Ottley: Petition To The Un Is Not A Call For Independence

Philipsburg, Sint Maarten – Member of Parliament for the United People’s Party MP Omar Ottley saysthe 2021 Parliament has exposed the untruth of the so-called 10-10-10 and St. Maarten’s autonomy, causing the main actors in that deal to “falsely claim that the March 9, 2021, Petition to the United Nations is a call for Independence.”

In a press release issued on Sunday, Ottley asked, “If since 10 10 10 the past Parliament and Governments of St Maarten have been telling the people that we are Autonomous and achieved self-governance, why did it take the parliament of 2021 to discover that this is not true?” 

He said those scribes of the 10 10 10 agreement should have told the people of St Read more


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11 Aug 2020 10:50 PM

Mp Omar Ottley Along With Others Donates 63 Electronic Devices To Allow Students In Need To Participate In Online Learning.

PHILIPSBURG, Sint Maarten – MP Omar Ottley, in collaboration with Argos, Keianna Liburd, Klass Electronics, Good Food & Mojitos, Brooks Modeling Agency (in the Netherlands), will collectively be donating 63 hand held tablets and lap tops for students in need during the upcoming school term.

The MP stated that it is no secret that St Maarten as a country is faced with what is now known as the new norm, and unfortunately distance learning is part of this norm Read more


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18 Feb 2020 07:32 PM

Quince Miembros Del Parlamento Hicieron Juramento / Rolando Brison Fue Elegido Presidente Del Parlamento

PHILIPSBURG, Sint Maarten – Las 15 personas elegidas para el parlamento de Sint Maarten durante las elecciones parlamentarias del 9 de enero, ahora son miembros oficiales del parlamento. Fueron juramentados por el Gobernador, Su Excelencia Dres. Eugene B. Holiday durante una ceremonia celebrada en la Oficina del Gobernador en Harbor View el lunes por la maana.

Los 15 legisladores que se juramentarn el lunes fueron: Silveria Jacobs, Jurendy Doran, William Marlin, Christopher Emmanuel, Ardwell Irion y Rudolphe Samuel por la Alianza Nacional Read more


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14 Jan 2020 07:26 AM

Christopher Emmanuel: I Am Not Jumping Ship

PHILIPSBURG, Sint Maarten – One of the Members of Parliament elect in the just concluded parliamentary election, Christopher Emmanuel who has not assigned his signature to the signed agreement between the National Alliance and the United Peoples Party, made it clear Monday afternoon that he has no intention of leaving the NA or jumping ship Read more


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10 Jan 2020 03:54 PM

Los Mayores Ganadores De La Alianza Nacional Comienzan Las Conversaciones De Formacin

PHILIPSBURG, Sint Maarten – Los resultados preliminares de las elecciones parlamentarias interrumpidas que acaban de celebrarse el jueves 9 de enero estn en marcha y la Alianza Nacional (NA) y sus 22 candidatos acumularon un total de 4.694 votos.

El Partido UP es el siguiente en lnea con 3.232 votos. Los dos partidos ms grandes fueron seguidos por el Partido Unido de Sint Maarten (USP), que obtuvo 1.759 votos, el PFP recin llegado recibi 1, 408, SMCP reuni 752 y PPA obtuvo 326 votos.

Haba 111 candidatos representando los siete partidos polticos que participaron en las elecciones Read more


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