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Much needed Personal protective equipment (PPE) for emergency and healthcare personnel in St. Eustatius, Saba and St. Maarten arrived at Statia

Photo The Daily Herald Personal protective equipment (PPE) for emergency and healthcare personnel in St. Eustatius, Saba and St. Maarten arrived at Statia’s F. D. Roosevelt Airport after 4:00pm Wednesday. The materials were offloaded from a chartered EZ Air aircraft by workers wearing gloves. Supplies were expected to be transferred …

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Rafaela committed to European support for overseas territories

Following the COVID-19 crisis, Member of the European Parliament (MEP) Samira Rafaela of Re­new Europe/D66 has taken several actions to protect and defend the interests of the Overseas Countries and Ter­ritories (OCTs), including the Caribbean part of the Dutch Kingdom. In her contact with the Eu­ropean Commission, Rafaela has advocated …

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New pavillion for COVID-19 patients

The St. Maarten Medical Center has increased its capacity with the setup of a pavilion at the Raoul Illidge Sports Complex. This pavilion will be used by the hospital as additional space for isolation units of COVID-19 confirmed and suspected patients in need of medium and temporary care. The pavilion …

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