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Think tank single-use plastics ban has introductory meeting

The think tank to ban single-use plastics on Saba in 2020 had its introductory meeting last week Thursday, November 7. Different stakeholders attended the meeting, including representatives of the business sector, non-governmental organizations (NGOs), the Public Entity Saba and local residents. Participants at the meeting discussed the parts that they …

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Sustainable finance project to help Saba Conservation Foundation

This week the Dutch Caribbean Nature Alliance (DCNA) and World Wide Fund for Nature The Netherlands (WWF-NL) join forces with Wolfs Company to assist the Saba Conservation Foundation (SCF), St. Eustatius National Parks (STENAPA) and the Nature Foundation Sint Maarten (NFSXM) with strengthening their ability to achieve sustainable financing of …

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Positive US media exposure about destination Saba

Saba has been able to generate much exposure in the United States tourism market through a large number of articles that were published online and in the print media in the past few years. This has been achieved in large part through the efforts of D&D PR, the firm that …

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Invitation to urgent Island Council Meeting November 13th, 2019

PUBLIC NOTICE The Island Governor of the Public Entity Saba hereby invites you to attend an urgent Public Island Council meeting on Wednesday November 13th, 2019 at 10:00 am at the Government Administration Building. The agenda is as follows: 1.            Opening and announcements 2.   …

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Minimum wages and benefits increase as of January 1st, 2020

Income in the Caribbean Netherlands continues to rise as of January 1st, 2020. The Ministry of Social Affairs and Employment raises the minimum wage on Bonaire by 6.2%, on Saba by 5.3% and on St. Eustatius by 2.7%. Inflation is included in this. The amounts of the various benefits will …

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