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St. Maarten: New COVID-19 death recorded

Minister of Public Health Social Development and Labour VSA Richard Panneflek reported in a pre-release on Thursday evening that another person has succumbed to CO­VID-19. He said the death had occurred late last week, but it is now con­firmed that it was attributed to COVID-19. This brings the total number …

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St. Maarten: 22 new COVID-19 cases recorded

— New COVID-19 related death confirmed — The coun­try’s number of COVID-19 cases is slowly climbing with the Ministry of Public Health, Social Development and Labour VSA report­ing 22 new active cases on Wednesday, September 23. The new total of active cases is currently 78, with the total number of …

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St. Maarten: COVID-19 active cases decrease

Three additional persons have tested positive for COV­ID-19 as of Tuesday, Sep­tember 22. However, seven more per­sons have recovered, bring­ing the total number of ac­tive cases to 62. The total number of confirmed cases is now 594. Collective Prevention Services (CPS) is moni­toring 59 people in home isolation. Currently there …

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Independent review of aid to Windward Islands

The policy regarding relief efforts for St. Maarten, St. Eustatius and Saba after Hurricane Irma will be reviewed, State Secretary of Home Affairs and Kingdom Relations Raymond Knops stated in a letter to the Second Chamber of the Dutch Parliament on Monday, September 21. The review is aimed at providing …

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