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  1. Minimum wage, social benefits and child benefits to rise as of January 2024

    Minimum wage, social benefits and child benefits to rise as of   January 2024, with an additional increase as of 1 July 2024, as ...

    News item | 27-10-2023 | 20:28

  2. STATIA FIRST DUTCH MUNICIPALITY TO SIGN ON TO UNICEF CHILD FRIENDLY CITIES PROGRAMME

    ORANJESTAD, St. Eustatius  (27 October 2023) – Statia is the first island in the Caribbean Netherlands to participate in UNICEF’s ...

    News item | 27-10-2023 | 20:19

  3. Second Chamber Elections 22 November 2023

    The Census Office wishes to remind voters that they may vote by proxy in the upcoming Second Chamber elections on Wednesday 22 ...

    News item | 23-10-2023 | 18:20

  4. MISSING MAN FOUND AFTER MASSIVE SEARCH AND RESCUE OPERATION; RESCUERS ATTACKED BY BEES

    ORANJESTAD, St. Eustatius  (19 Oct 2023) – A search and rescue operation for a missing hiker ended on Thursday when the rescue ...

    News item | 20-10-2023 | 13:14

  5. Child benefits to rise, utility rates to fall in 2023

    The Statia government welcomes the announcement from The Netherlands that child benefits will rise by $90 dollars a month next ...

    News item | 22-09-2023 | 16:53

  6. Nursing Assistants to Undergo 15-Week Level 2 Training

    Over 20 Statian nursing assistants are to begin a level two training programme next month as part of the Statia Government’s ...

    News item | 12-09-2023 | 14:30

  7. Fish Stock in Healthy State, Ready for Cautious Growth

    The fish stock in Statian waters is in good shape, with the lobster, reef fish and conch populations all in a healthy state, ...

    News item | 11-07-2023 | 14:52

  8. Statia In Charge of Its Own Budget Again

    The Statia Government has regained full authority to draft and implement its own budget. This came into effect on 20 June 2023, ...

    News item | 10-07-2023 | 18:00

  9. EMANCIPATION DAY 2023 SPEECH GOVERNMENT COMMISSIONER ALIDA FRANCIS SATURDAY 1 JULY 2023 THEME: THE BEGINNING - FOSTERING THE DIALOGUE

    “We are striving to forge our union with purpose. “To compose a country committed to all cultures, colours, characters, and ...

    News item | 01-07-2023 | 15:28

  10. STATIA RECORDS BETTER THAN EXPECTED FISCAL PERFORMANCE

    St. Eustatius  – The Government of St. Eustatius today announced that its financial performance for 2022 exceeded expectations, ...

    News item | 28-06-2023 | 22:00