People take part in a protest in Amsterdam, the Netherlands, on June 1, against the death of George Floyd in Minnesota police custody. (Reuters photo)
AMSTERDAM--Thousands of protesters chanting “I can’t breathe” gathered in central Amsterdam on Monday in solidarity with George Floyd, a black American who died in police custody in the United States last week.
TelEm Group main building.
PHILIPSBURG--TelEm Group of companies has announced that it will be implementing a pay cut across the board for all of its employees.
“Voyager Dreamliner” (stmartinbookings.com photo)
MARIGOT--The Voyager ferry company has resumed its service to St. Barths with passengers only allowed to travel with an authorisation issued by the Préfecture of St. Martin and St. Barths.
The Sun Odyssey 44, “Guilia”.
MARIGOT--A single-handed yachtsman S.M., who arrived in St. Martin on May 25 from Barbados on a Sun Odyssey 44, was found to be alive and well by a French-side SNSM sea-rescue crew after his family had not heard from him for several days.
PHILIPSBURG--The successful “containment and neutralisation” of the coronavirus in St. Maarten has led to the deactivation of the country’s Emergency Operations Center (EOC), and the bringing forward of the implementation of Phase 3 of the country’s de-escalation measures from today, Monday, to Saturday last.