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Patrice Gumbs


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Source: 721 News
09 Jul 2024 07:20 AM

Vromi Minister Provides Updates On Broken Culvert, Welgelegen Road

PHILISPURG, Sint Maarten – Minister of VROMI Patrice Gumbs issued an update statement to the public regarding two ongoing roadworks situations: the status of running water on the Welgelegen Road in Cay Hill and the status of the broken culvert on the A.J.C. Brouwers Road, on the Cole Bay hill. Both situations have caused significant concern as the country approaches the peak of hurricane season.

After requesting and receiving updated information from the Department Head of Infrastructure, Minister Gumbs stated, I can provide the public with a comprehensive update on both matters.

When addressing the matter of the broken culvert on the A.J.C Read more


Candidates in this article:
NA
SPA
ND
UD
ECE
Source: 721 News
09 Jul 2024 07:16 AM

Deputy Prime Minister Calls For Respectful And Peaceful Campaign Season

Philipsburg, Sint Maarten — Minister Patrice Gumbs wishes to extend his congratulations to all parties and their candidates on taking the step forward to represent our people at the upcoming snap parliamentary election. While the campaign season is well underway, Gumbs reminded candidates that St. Maartens political culture has always been one of tolerance and respect Read more


Candidates in this article:
NA
SPA
ND
Source: 721 News
05 Jul 2024 02:08 AM

Deputy Prime Minister Patrice Gumbs Updating The Nation With The Latest Update On Gebe

This is A few moments ago, GEBE informed me that we are experiencing an island-wide blackout. All efforts are being made to restore power which will be followed by a swift assessment of the situation.

As we continue to navigate these energy challenges, I ask for your patience and thank you for your continued understanding as GEBE works to address this matter. I also want to thank the dedicated workers of GEBE for their tireless efforts during this time.

We will monitor the sit Read more


Candidates in this article:
GS
NA
SPA
UPP
ND
ECE
Source: 721 News
25 Jun 2024 05:20 PM

Vromi State Of Affairs Minister Patrice Gumbs Provides Comprehensive Update

PHILIPSBURG, Sint Maarten — Minister of VROMI and Deputy Prime Minister Patrice Gumbs issued a media statement on Tuesday, 25 June 2024, where he provided a comprehensive update on the state of affairs within the Ministry of VROMI and what his Cabinet has been and will continue to work on following his swearing in.

The Ministry of VROMI has faced challenges for many years, Gumbs stated Read more


Candidates in this article:
NA
SPA
ND
Source: The Daily Herald
24 Jun 2024 09:04 AM

Gumbs To Become Caretaker Vromi Minister, Deputy Pm

Caretaker Minister Plenipotentiary Patrice Gumbs flanked by outgoing State Secretary Alexandra Van Huffelen, Minister Plenipotentiary of Aruba Juan Thijsen, and Minister Plenipotentiary of Curaao Carlson Manuel following last Fridays meeting of the Kingdom Council of Ministers.

PHILIPSBURG--Caretaker Minister Plenipotentiary Read more


Candidates in this article:
GS
NA
SPA
UPP
ND
UD
ECE
Source: 721 News
14 Jun 2024 12:30 AM

Sint Maarten Secures Scholarships From India

The Hague — The Government of Sint Maarten has been awarded two training slots for participation in the Indian Technical and Economic Cooperation (ITEC) Program. Operated by the Indian Ministry of Foreign Affairs, ITEC is a program that offers both onsite and online courses and trainings. It also provides for exchange of technical expertise and capacity building.

In this pilot stage, Sint Maarten will have access to the short-term courses. The Government, through the Department of Foreign Relations, has been lobbying with the Indian Government through its Embassies in Venezuela, Panama, and the Netherlands for inclusion in the program.

Over the last few years, engagement with the Indian Government increased significantly, and the Cabinet (Sint Maarten House) worked tirelessly to support and nurture this relationship Read more


Candidates in this article:
GS
NA
SPA
UPP
ND
UD
ECE
Source: 721 News
14 Jun 2024 12:13 AM

Gevmin Announces Sint Maarten Diaspora Database Project

THE NETHERLANDS — In the margins of the annual Interparliamentary Kingdom consultations (IPKO), the Ministers Plenipotentiary Patrice Gumbs and Deputy Gracita Arrindell hosted a reception for the Members of Parliament and members of the Sint Maarten community at the Cabinet of the Minister Plenipotentiary (Sint Maarten House), earlier this week, under the theme Connecting Horizons: Strengthening the Sint Maarten Community Abroad.

Chosen by the President of Parliament Sarah Wescot-Williams, the theme reflects the growing call for engagement with the Sint Maarten communities abroad (the diaspora) and the Government at home.

In his address, Minister Plenipotentiary Gumbs acknowledged the differences between the communities, but that opportunities existed if we found ways to bridge the gap Read more


Candidates in this article:
NA
SPA
UPP
ND
UD
ECE
Source: 721 News
30 May 2024 07:59 AM

Patrice Underscores The Importance Of StrongGlobal Governance In Face Of Climate Change

PHILIPSBURG, Sint Maarten — The Kingdom of the Netherlands signals its commitment to the development of Small Island Developing States (SIDS) by sending a significant delegation to the 4th United Nations Conference on SIDS. Under the overarching theme of Charting the Course Toward Resilient Prosperity,” the conference aims to evaluate the progress of SIDS in achieving sustainable development, including the 2030 Agenda and its Sustainable Development Goals.

For the first time, the Dutch delegation includes representatives not only from the four constituent countriesAruba, Curaao, Sint Maarten, and the Netherlandsbut also from the three special municipalities of Bonaire, Saba, and Sint Eustatius Read more


Candidates in this article:
GS
NA
SPA
UPP
ND
UD
Source: 721 News
30 May 2024 07:46 AM

Gumbs, Arrindell Prepare For Sint Maarten Students-Housing Remains Critical Issue

PHILIPSBURG, Sint Maarten — Minister Plenipotentiary Patrice Gumbs and Deputy Minister Gracita Arrindell met last week with the Head Division Study Financing Mr. Antonio Aventurin on issues surrounding education, education financing, and particularly the status of students in the Netherlands Read more


Candidates in this article:
GS
NA
SPA
UPP
ND
UD
Source: SMN-News
05 Sep 2023 10:30 PM

ANTIGUA AND BARBUDA:--- Minister of Justice Anna Richardson spoke at the Regional Conference on Population and Development in Latin American and the Caribbean Read more


Candidates in this article:
GS
NA
SPA
USP
ND
UD
Source: 721 News
01 Sep 2023 09:33 PM

Rotary Sunset Installs 2023-2024 Board

Orient Bay, St. Martin– The members of the Rotary Club of St. Martin Sunset celebrated an auspicious moment as they held their 2023-2024 Board Installation Ceremony at Coco Beach Restaurant on Saturday, August 19th, 2023. Distinguished guests, such as the Past District Governor, Mr. Louis Wever, and his wife Rotarian Amanda Wever, Assistant Governor and Club member Elisia Lake and well-wishers gathered at the restaurant to share and engage in what was called a night of fellowship. The evening was filled with various special moments that made this event an unforgettable one.

Assistant Governor Elisia Lake proudly re-installed Rotarian Kimberley Duzong as the clubs President for the new Rotary year 2023-2024 Read more


Candidates in this article:
GS
NA
SPA
USP
ND
UD
Source: SMN-News
29 Aug 2023 08:22 PM

Orient Bay, St. Martin:---  The members of the Rotary Club of St. Martin Sunset celebrated an auspicious moment as they held their 2023-2024 Board Installation Ceremony at Coco Beach Restaurant on Saturday, August 19th, 2023. Distinguished guests, such as the Past District Governor, Mr. Louis Wever, and his wife Rotarian Amanda Wever, Assistant Governor and Club member Elisia Lake, and well-wishers gathered at the restaurant to share and engage in a night of fellowship. The evening was filled with various special moments that made this event unforgettable.

Assistant Governor Elisia Lake proudly re-installed Rotarian Kimberley Duzong as the clubs President for the new Rotary year 2023-2024 Read more


Candidates in this article:
NA
SPA
ND
Source: The Daily Herald
18 Aug 2023 09:48 AM

Potential Benefits For St. Maarten Broached In Talks Between Pm, Cdb

From left: Communications Specialist for CDB Jewel Forde, President of CDB Hyginus Leon, Prime Minister Silveria Jacobs and Interim Director at the Directorate of Foreign Relations, Patrice GumbsRead more


Candidates in this article:
MAP
Source: SMN-News
09 May 2023 11:07 AM

~Captain Olivers Marina and Restaurant now falls under French Jurisdiction~

PHILIPSBURG:--- Prime Minister Silveria Jacobs and Patrice Gumbs Director of the Foreign Affairs Department on St Read more


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Source: The Daily Herald
27 Jan 2023 12:07 AM

Monument Council Sad And Angry About Diamond Ruins Destruction

Patrice Gumbs


COLE BAY--On behalf of the Monument Council, chairman Patrice Gumbs expressed their profound sadness and anger with the destruction of parts of historic Read more


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Source: SMN-News
05 Dec 2022 04:08 PM

 Paris, France:--- The Honorable Minister of Justice Anna E. Richardson and a small delegation consisting of Interim Director of Foreign Relations Mr. Patrice Gumbs and Senior Legal Policy Advisor of Judicial Affairs Ms. Geertje van Haperen met with Brand Executives of the LVMH Group (Louis Vuitton Mot Hennessy), Union des Fabricants (Unifab), PUMA, and DISOSA Brand Protection Services in Paris during her work visit to attend the UN Human Right Council hearing in Geneva last month Read more


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Source: SXMIslandTime
23 Nov 2022 09:20 AM

Sint Maarten Defiende Historial De Derechos Humanos

Ginebra, Suiza – La Honorable Ministra de Justicia Anna E. Richardson encabez la delegacin del Reino a la 41. sesin del 4. Examen Peridico Universal (EPU) del Reino de los Pases Bajos en la Oficina de las Naciones Unidas en Ginebra, Suiza. La delegacin del Ministro cont con el apoyo del Director Interino de Relaciones Exteriores, el Sr. Patrice Gumbs, y la Asesora Jurdica Principal de Asuntos Judiciales, la Sra Read more


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Source: The Daily Herald
02 Aug 2022 11:59 PM

Ban On Dominican Airlines Retracted, Winair To Apply For Required Permit

An emergency meeting was held Tuesday between acting TEATT Minister Omar Ottley (centre), TEATT Ministry Secretary General Miguel De Weever (far left), director of St. Maarten Civil Aviation Authority Louis Halley (second from left), and Patrice Gumbs and Rogelio Voges from the Department of Foreign Affairs (second from the right and far right).

PHILIPSBURG--Windward Islands Airways International NV WINAIR is allowed to continue to fly to the Dominican Republic Read more


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Source: The Daily Herald
14 Jul 2022 11:14 PM

Pm At Un

Prime Minister Silveria Jacobs is currently at the United Nations (UN) High-Level Political Forum (HPLF), being held at the UN Headquarters in New York this week. HLPF is an initiative held by the UN, which seeks to reflect on recovery policies that can reverse the negative effects of the COVID-19 pandemic. Jacobs is attending on behalf of the Kingdom of the Netherlands from Wednesday, July 13, to Friday, July 15 Read more


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Source: SXMIslandTime
13 Jun 2022 11:39 AM

La Primera Ministra Silveria E. Jacobs Se Rene Con El Prfet Dlgu Berton

Philipsburg, Sint Maarten – El mircoles 8 de junio del 2022, la Honorable Primera Ministra Silveria E. Jacobs y una delegacin que inclua al Jefe de Polica Carl John, al Inspector Jefe Benjamin Gout, al Jefe del Departamento de Relaciones Exteriores Patrice Gumbs y personal de apoyo asistieron a una reunin de cooperacin de alto nivel con el Prfet dlgu recientemente designado para San Martn y San Bartolom Vincent Berton junto con el Secretario General Julien Marie, el Comandante de la Gendarmera Maxime Wintzer-Weheking y el Director Territorial de la Agencia Regional de Salud (ARS) Paul Guibert.

La reunin de cooperacin fue planeada para actualizar sobre la situacin de salud actual en relacin con COVID-19, la posibilidad de colaboracin en la distribucin de agua, preparacin para desastres y varios temas que formarn parte de las reuniones binacionales del cuarto trimestre.

Durante la reunin, ambas delegaciones discutieron el estado del COVID-19 en ambos lados de la isla, que se mantiene bastante estable con hospitalizaciones mnimas Read more


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Source: SMN-News
13 Jun 2022 09:11 AM

PHILIPSBURG:--- On Wednesday, June 8, 2022, the Honorable Prime Minister Silveria E. Jacobs and a delegation including the Chief of Police Carl John, Chief Inspector Benjamin Gout, Head of the Department of Foreign Affairs Patrice Gumbs, and support staff attended a high-level cooperation meeting with recently appointed Prfet dlgu for Saint Martin and St Read more


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Source: SMN-News
12 Jul 2021 11:43 AM

PHILIPSBURG:--- The members of the Rotary Club of St. Martin Sunset celebrated an auspicious moment as they held their 2021-2022 Board Installation Ceremony at the Melange Grill on June 19th, 2021. Distinguished guests, such as the 2021-2022 District Governor, Mr. Louis Wever, and his wife Rotarian Amanda Wever, President James Ferris of the Rotary Club of St. Maarten, and well-wishers gathered at the restaurant to share and engage in fellowship. The evening was filled with various activities while celebrants and invitees were delighted with a delectable 3-course selection for the dinner buffet Read more


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Source: SMN-News
18 Apr 2021 04:26 PM

PHILIPSBURG:--- On Saturday, April 17, 2021, the management of Port St. Maarten welcomed 159 passengers aboard the Celebrity Reflection cruise ship who were evacuated from Saint Vincent and the Grenadines due to the eruption of La Soufrire volcano. Prime Minister Silveria E. Jacobs, Minister of Justice Anna E. Richardson, Ministry of Tourism, Economic Affairs, Transportation and Telecommunications Secretary-General, Miguel De Weever, and Foreign Affairs Department Acting Head Patrice Gumbs were all present to ensure any needed assistance was rendered to the passengers Read more


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Source: SXMIslandTime
18 Apr 2021 03:00 PM

Sint Maarten Welcomes Over 100 Evacuees From Saint Vincentfor Onward Travel

PHILIPSBURG, Sint Maarten On Saturday, April 17, 2021, the management of Port St. Maarten welcomed 159 passengers aboard the Celebrity Reflection cruise ship who were evacuated from Saint Vincent and the Grenadines due to the eruption of La Soufrire volcano. Prime Minister Silveria E. Jacobs, Minister of Justice Anna E. Richardson, Ministry of Tourism, Economic Affairs, Transportation and Telecommunications Secretary General, Miguel De Weever and Foreign Affairs Department Acting Head Patrice Gumbs were all present to ensure any needed assistance was rendered to the passengers Read more


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