PHILIPSBURG--The Court of First Instance found Member of Parliament Frans Richardson, former Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of the St. Maarten Port Authority Mark Mingo and businessman O’Neal Arrindell guilty as charged in the so-called “Emerald” investigation into large-scale fraud in the Port of St. Maarten.
Suspect O.C.O. being escorted into the Courthouse. (File photo)
PHILIPSBURG--A 45-year-old man who was caught at the airport of St. Eustatius with US $6,565 in his pocket was dismissed from prosecution, the Joint Court of Justice announced on Tuesday.
Prime Minister Silveria Jacobs.
PHILIPSBURG--Minister of General Affairs, Prime Minister Silveria Jacobs says she will be meeting with the Committee of Civil Servants Union (CCSU) to discuss their concerns over the draft pension reform legislation and to determine a way forward.