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Source: The Daily Herald
15 Mar 2020 12:05 AM

Germans On Air France Flight Turned Back Due To Travel Restrictions

AIRPORT--Four German nationals, who arrived in St. Maarten on an Air France Flight today, Saturday, were restricted from entering St. Maarten and had to return on the same flight due to travel restrictions for Germany.

Chairperson of the Emergency Operations Center (EOC) Prime Minister Silveria Jacobs said in a national address on Read more


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Source: 721 News
14 Mar 2020 07:42 PM

Eoc Update: Prime Minister Silveria Jacobs On Travel Restrictions To St. Maarten (March 15Th, 2020)

EOC UPDATE: Date: 15th, March 2020 (Time – 2:35am)

The travel restrictions announced in Prime Minister Silveria Jacobs’s second National Address on March 14th, 2020 are hereby further clarified.

On March 17th, only incoming visitors from the USA, Canada, Europe, UK and Ireland are restricted to enter the country of St Read more


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Source: SMN-News
14 Mar 2020 05:59 PM

~Students studying overseas can return home before ban.~

PHILIPSBURG:--- Prime Minister Silveria Jacobs in a National Address on Saturday, March 14th said that the Government of St. Maarten have decided after meeting with EOC that a travel ban will be implemented for the United Kingdom, United States, and Europe for a period of two weeks, the ban takes effect on Tuesday, March 17th, 2020.

Students studying abroad can return to St Read more


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Source: The Daily Herald
14 Mar 2020 05:22 PM

Svobe Informs Parents Of Schools Stance On Covid-19 Developments

EBENEZER--The School Board for Secondary Education SVOBE informed parents and guardians on where the SVOBE schools presently stand in light of the present developments surrounding COVID-19.

Prime Minister and Emergency Operations Centre (EOC) Chairperson Silveria Jacobs announced on Thursday that schools will remain open un Read more


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Source: SXMIslandTime
14 Mar 2020 08:13 AM

La Primera Ministra Jacobs Pospone El Carnaval 2020 Hasta Nuevo Aviso

PHILIPSBURG, Sint Maarten – La Primera Ministra y Presidenta del Centro de Operaciones de Emergencia Silveria Jacobs, tom la decisin de posponer el Carnaval 2020 despus de las reuniones de emergencia celebradas con el COE y los miembros del Parlamento el jueves 12 de marzo del 2020. La reunin de emergencia del COE fue convocada debido al anuncio de la Organizacin Mundial de la Salud (OMS) que COVID-19 se considera una pandemia a partir del 11 de marzo del 2020 Read more


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Source: The Daily Herald
14 Mar 2020 05:00 AM

Jacobs Announces Additional Measures To Mitigate Potential Spread Of Covid-19

Prime Minister and Chair of the Emergency Operations Center Silveria Jacobs, is seen talking during an emergency meeting held with the EOC and Members of Parliament on Thursday, March 12, 2020.

PHILIPSBURG--Prime Minister and Chairperson of the Emergency Operations Centre (EOC) Silveria Jacobs announced several additional measures to mitigate the potential spread of coronavirus COVID-19, at a press conference on Friday afternoon Read more


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Source: The Daily Herald
13 Mar 2020 06:24 PM

Spain, Germany Added To Travel Restrictions List

PHILIPSBURG--Prime Minister Silveria Jacobs announced on Thursday that the travel restrictions list via air and sea to St. Maarten has been further updated as of March 12, to include Spain and Germany which have large COVID-19 clusters.

On Wednesday, the travel restrictions were upgraded from 14 to 21 days. Passengers and airline crew who have been in China (Peoples Republic), Hong Kong (SAR China), Iran, Italy, Japan, Korea (Rep.), Macao (SAR China), Singapore, Spain and Germany in the past 21 days, are not allowed to transit or enter St Read more


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Source: SMN-News
13 Mar 2020 04:38 PM

~ Testing will be done in Guadeloupe.~

PHILIPSBURG:--- Stakeholders that are part of the EOC along with its chair held a press conference on Friday afternoon to update residents on some of the decisions taken by the Government and EOC to tackle the COVID-19 (Coronavirus).

Jacobs in her presentation said the government took a number of decisions this past week one being adding Germany and Spain to the restriction list. Restrictions have changed from 14 days to 21 days for persons that may be in countries that have the COVID-19.

Residents that have been in areas that are on the restriction lists will be asked to self isolate at home as recommended by the World Health Organization.

Jacobs said that the Government of St Read more


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Source: 721 News
13 Mar 2020 08:01 AM

Spain And Germany Added To Travel Restrictions List

GREAT BAY, Sint Maarten (DCOMM) Prime Minister Silveria Jacobs announced on Thursday that the travel restrictions list via air and sea to Sint Maarten has been further updated as of March 12, 2020 to include Spain and Germany which have large COVID-19 clusters.

On Wednesday the travel restrictions list was upgraded from 14 to 21 days.

Passengers and airline crew who have been in China (Peoples Republic), Hong Kong (SAR China), Iran, Italy, Japan, Korea (Rep.), Macao (SAR China), Singapore, Spain and Germany in the past 21 days, are not allowed to transit or enter Sint Maarten.

This does not apply to nationals of the Kingdom of the Netherlands (being from Aruba, Bonaire, Curacao, Netherlands, St Read more


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Source: 721 News
13 Mar 2020 07:33 AM

Schools On Dutch St. Maarten To Remain Open Until Further Notice

Philipsburg — The Government of St. Maarten has taken note of the notice by French President Emmanuel Macron and by extension the Prfet of St. Martin and St. Barths Ms. Sylvie Foucher related to school closures within all French territories. This decision does not affect schools on Dutch St. Maarten.

In previous discussions held with the Prfet, this topic was discussed at length, that given a situation where either sides of the island were to have (2 on Dutch St. Maarten or 3 on French Saint Martin) confirmed and unrelated cases requiring hospitalization, that closure of schools would be the first phase of shut down to prevent further spreading of the virus Read more


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Source: 721 News
13 Mar 2020 07:27 AM

Prime Minister Jacobs Postpones Carnival 2020 Until Further Notice

Philipsburg — Prime Minister and Chair of the Emergency Operations Center Silveria Jacobs, has made the decision to postpone Carnival 2020 after emergency meetings held with the EOC and Members of Parliament on Thursday, March 12, 2020. The emergency EOC meeting was called due to the announcement by the World Health Organization (WHO) that COVID-19 is considered a pandemic as of March 11, 2020.

PM Jacobs had also invited the MPs to be updated and give feedback on the current state of affairs Read more


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Source: The Daily Herald
13 Mar 2020 05:24 AM

Update: Carnival Postponed Indefinitely Due To Coronavirus Covid-19

Prime Minister Jacobs (second left, seated at table) addressing the EOC and MPs during an emergency meeting on Thursday.

~ Govt. to limit large gatherings ~

PHILIPSBURG--Prime Minister and Chair of the Emergency Operations Center (EOC) Silveria Jacobs has made the decision to postpone Carnival 2020 until further notice in response to the rapid spreading of coronavirus COVID-19 around the world Read more


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Source: The Daily Herald
13 Mar 2020 02:33 AM

Jacobs: Schools On Dutch Side Will Remain Open Until Further Notice

Silveria Jacobs

PHILIPSBURG--Prime Minister and Chairperson of the Emergency Operations Center (EOC) Silveria Jacobs said on Thursday that schools in St. Maarten will r Read more


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Source: SXMIslandTime
12 Mar 2020 10:44 PM

Spain And Germany Added To Travel Restrictions List

GREAT BAY, Sint Maarten (DCOMM) Prime Minister Silveria Jacobs announced on Thursday that the travel restrictions list via air and sea to Sint Maarten has been further updated as of March 12, 2020 to include Spain and Germany which have large COVID-19 clusters.

On Wednesday the travel restrictions list was upgraded from 14 to 21 days.

Passengers and airline crew who have been in China (Peoples Republic), Hong Kong (SAR China), Iran, Italy, Japan, Korea (Rep.), Macao (SAR China), Singapore, Spain and Germany in the past 21 days, are not allowed to transit or enter Sint Maarten.

This does not apply to nationals of the Kingdom of the Netherlands (being from Aruba, Bonaire, Curacao, Netherlands, St Read more


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Source: SXMIslandTime
12 Mar 2020 10:40 PM

Schools On Dutch St. Maarten To Remain Open Until Further Notice

PHILIPSBURG, Sint Maarten – The Government of St. Maarten has taken note of the notice by French President Emmanuel Macron and by extension the Prfet of St. Martin and St. Barths Ms. Sylvie Foucher related to school closures within all French territories. This decision does not affect schools on Dutch St. Maarten.

In previous discussions held with the Prfet, this topic was discussed at length, that given a situation where either sides of the island were to have (2 on Dutch St Read more


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Source: SMN-News
12 Mar 2020 10:18 PM

PHILIPSBURG:--- Prime Minister Silveria Jacobs announced on Thursday that the travel restrictions list via air and sea to Sint Maarten has been further updated as of March 12, 2020, to include Spain and Germany which have large COVID-19 clusters.

On Wednesday the travel restrictions list was upgraded from 14 to 21 days.

Passengers and airline crew who have been in China (Peoples Republic), Hong Kong (SAR China), Iran, Italy, Japan, Korea (Rep.), Macao (SAR China), Singapore, Spain and Germany in the past 21 days, are not allowed to transit or enter Sint Maarten.

This does not apply to nationals of the Kingdom of the Netherlands (being from Aruba, Bonaire, Curacao, Netherlands, St Read more


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Source: SMN-News
12 Mar 2020 09:38 PM

PHILIPSBURG:--- The Government of St. Maarten has taken note of the notice by French President Emmanuel Macron and by extension the Prfet of St. Martin and St. Barths Ms. Sylvie Feucher related to school closures within all French territories. This decision does not affect schools on Dutch St. Maarten.

In previous discussions held with the Prfet, this topic was discussed at length, that given a situation where either side of the island were to have (2 on Dutch St. Maarten or 3 on French Saint Martin) confirmed and unrelated cases requiring hospitalization, that closure of schools would be the first phase of shut down to prevent further spreading of the virus Read more


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Source: SXMIslandTime
12 Mar 2020 08:52 PM

Prime Minister Jacobs Postpones Carnival 2020 Until Further Notice

PHILIPSBURG, Sint Maarten – Prime Minister and Chair of the Emergency Operations Center Silveria Jacobs, has made the decision to postpone Carnival 2020 after emergency meetings held with the EOC and Members of Parliament on Thursday, March 12, 2020. The emergency EOC meeting was called due to the announcement by the World Health Organization (WHO) that COVID-19 is considered a pandemic as of March 11, 2020 Read more


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Source: SMN-News
12 Mar 2020 08:26 PM

PHILIPSBURG:--- Prime Minister and Chair of the Emergency Operations Center Silveria Jacobs, has made the decision to postpone Carnival 2020 after emergency meetings held with the EOC and Members of Parliament on Thursday, March 12, 2020. The emergency EOC meeting was called due to the announcement by the World Health Organization (WHO) that COVID-19 is considered a pandemic as of March 11, 2020 Read more


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Source: The Daily Herald
12 Mar 2020 04:43 PM

Fire Department Building Completed, Firemen Can Relocate In Coming Days

CAY HILL--The countrys firefighters and ambulance personnel will be able to move back to their original location in Cay Hill in the coming days, as the work on the Fire and Ambulance Department Building has been completed, Prime Minister Silveria Jacobs said on Wednesday, noting the vast difference in the building now that it has Read more


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Source: 721 News
12 Mar 2020 08:06 AM

Travel Restrictions To The Destination Stepped-Up From 14 To 21 Days. Eoc To Meet Thursday And Mps To Be Informed

GREAT BAY, Sint Maarten (DCOMM) The travel restrictions which were issued by the Government of Sint Maarten have now been increased from 14 to 21-days, Prime Minister Silveria Jacobs disclosed on Wednesday.

The Emergency Operations Center (EOC) will be meeting on Thursday and a meeting will be held with Members of Parliament (MPs) to provide them with an update on national preparations for COVID-19.

Jacobs said the World Health Organization (WHO) on Wednesday declared that the coronavirus COVID-19 is now an international pandemic Read more


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Source: The Daily Herald
12 Mar 2020 05:58 AM

Travel Restrictions To St. Maarten Stepped-Up From 14 To 21 Days

PHILIPSBURG--The travel restrictions which were issued by the Government of Sint Maarten have now been increased from fourteen to 21 days, Prime Minister Silveria Jacobs disclosed on Wednesday.

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Source: SXMIslandTime
12 Mar 2020 12:27 AM

Travel Restrictions To The Destination Stepped-Up From 14 To 21 Days. Eoc To Meet Thursday And Mps To Be Informed

GREAT BAY, Sint Maarten (DCOMM) The travel restrictions which were issued by the Government of Sint Maarten have now been increased from 14 to 21-days, Prime Minister Silveria Jacobs disclosed on Wednesday.

The Emergency Operations Center (EOC) will be meeting on Thursday and a meeting will be held with Members of Parliament (MPs) to provide them with an update on national preparations for COVID-19.

Jacobs said the World Health Organization (WHO) on Wednesday declared that the coronavirus COVID-19 is now an international pandemic.  Such a declaration calls on all countries to speed up their response and containment measures and to be prepared to take any additional measures that are required to protect public health.

The Government continues to work closely with the Government of French Saint-Martin and Kingdom counterparts in order to prepare and plan to mitigate the spread.

Prime Minister Jacobs added that the business community as well as Government will have to look at ways of allowing workers to work remotely from home, especially for persons who have traveled to COVID-19 hotspots including those who are not mentioned in the countrys travel restriction lists.

Persons should self- isolate for 14-days at home; contact their family physician (GP) and provide a list of their flu-like symptoms to their GP if they develop any.  The family physician will determine if the Collective Prevention Services (CPS) should be contacted Read more


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Source: SXMIslandTime
11 Mar 2020 04:48 PM

Se Frizarn Los Precios Para Guantes, Desinfectantes, Mscaras, Alcohol Isoproplico, Etc.

PHILIPSBURG, Sint Maarten – En un esfuerzo por evitar el aumento de precios con la prisa por ciertos productos desde el estallido del COVID-19 (coronavirus), el gobierno establecer precios mximos para varios artculos.

Se fijarn precios mximos para guantes de ltex y silicona, desinfectante de manos, mscaras N95, toallitas desinfectantes y aerosoles y alcohol para frotar (70 por ciento).

La presidenta del Centro de Operaciones de Emergencia (COE), la Primera Ministra Silveria Jacobs, dijo en relacin con el brote mundial de coronavirus, la posibilidad y el impacto esperado, y la activacin del COE, que existe la necesidad de proteger a la poblacin contra el aumento de los precios.

El Ministerio de Turismo, Asuntos Econmicos, Transporte y Telecomunicaciones (TEATT) ha realizado y completado su revisin de los precios existentes en el mercado y ha obtenido la informacin relevante para establecer los precios mximos de determinados bienes de consumo; en particular, la adicin de los nuevos elementos en relacin con el coronavirus.

A la luz de esto, el Reglamento Ministerial que establece los precios mximos de los artculos necesarios para minimizar la propagacin del coronavirus ser aprobado y establecido esta semana y entrar en vigencia de inmediato hasta nuevo aviso.

Una vez aprobada, la lista estar disponible en el sitio web del gobierno de Sint Maarten: www.sintmaartengov.org Read more


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