Published On: Sun, Nov 3rd, 2019

COCI invites Business Community to Register for Guavaberry Networking Session on Doing Business in St. Maarten/St. Martin

Guavaberry Networking - business workshop

SINT MAARTEN (PHILIPSBURG) – The St. Maarten Chamber of Commerce & Industry (COCI) along with the Chambre Consulaire Interprofessionnelle de Saint Martin (CCISM), have come together to organize the Guavaberry Networking Session for Friday, November 8 for members of the business community who are interested in doing business on the island.

This information session being hosted by both chambers, will take place at the Simpson Bay Fish Market at the Public Service Center from 7.00pm to 9.00pm. Entrance is free.

Space is very limited and CCISM/COCI are requesting those interested in attending to register in advance by sending an email to the following address: If registered on the French side: or call 0590 27 91 51; and if registered on the Dutch side: or call 542 3590.

The theme of the networking session is “Doing Business on Both Sides of St. Maarten/St. Martin,” and is a joint initiative between CCISM and COCI.

The main objective of this event is to provide business owners and managers from Dutch St. Maarten with information about existing legislation that allows for Dutch side businesses to operate on the French side of the island. Information will be provided about taxes, legal forms and regulated activities, certification, new online business registration process and much more.

The networking session is part of CCISMs 10th anniversary celebration and COCIs 40th anniversary celebrations.

Both Chambers look forward to networking with the business community during this informative event