Roxxy Beach: a one million dollar investment

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PHILIPSBURG – Al Wathey is going to invest around $1 million in the development of Roxxy Beach, located right next to the Royal Palm in Simpson Bay. The project consists of a restaurant, a bar and a lounge. Project manager Gerald Ravel says that the project will be opening for business next year October of November. ... Some articles are restricted More...

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By The Publisher On Thursday, April 12th, 2018

Minister Lee: “Signs of economic recovery”

PHILIPSBURG – “We are starting to see signs of economic recovery and some jobs coming back to the community,” Minister Emil Lee (Public Health, Social Development and Labor) said at Wednesday’s Council More...

Hilbert Haar
By The Publisher On Tuesday, March 13th, 2018

Post-Irma financial predicament

By Hilbert Haar The St. Maarten Hospitality and Trade Association has put its finger on a very sore spot with its analysis of the country’s post-Irma financial predicament. That we are – financially speaking More...

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By The Publisher On Thursday, March 8th, 2018

Bathroom woes

By Hilbert Haar Seemingly inconsequential events at times make quite an impression on me. Such was the case on Wednesday, when I was on my way to pay a visit to the bathrooms in Holland House where I was having More...

By The Publisher On Wednesday, February 21st, 2018

From the SHTA: To all political parties participating in the upcoming election

Philipsburg — The St. Maarten Hospitality & Trade Association (SHTA) issued a press statement directed to all political parties participating in the upcoming election containing a series of questions in More...

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By The Publisher On Wednesday, January 17th, 2018

MP Rodolphe Samuel visits NIPA to see hospitality workers training

Philipsburg — From the desk of member of Parliament, drs. Rodolphe E. Samuel, we have received the following press release. As a result of the passing of Hurricane Irma many areas on the island were severely More...

Open for Business - SHTA
By The Publisher On Sunday, December 17th, 2017

SHTA & Carib Beer Call for Sharing 2018 Events to Show Sint Maarten is Open Again

Philipsburg — The Sint Maarten Hospitality and Trade Association (SHTA) and Carib Beer call on companies and NGO’s to send in events they are planning for 2018 for their National Event Calendar. By launching More...

Alegria Resort Battleground
By The Publisher On Thursday, December 7th, 2017

A world of unhappiness

By Hilbert Haar For those who have no clue why the Caravanserai Beach Resort was rechristened as the Alegría resort – and what the hell that name means, here is a pointer. The resort’s name is displayed above More...

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By The Publisher On Tuesday, December 5th, 2017

SHTA Organizes Recovery Photo Contest

Philipsburg — Over the next week, the Sint Maarten Hospitality and Trade Association (SHTA) will be holding a recovery photo contest. By means of collecting pictures of the rebuilding of Sint Maarten, SHTA More...

CBA students
By The Publisher On Friday, December 1st, 2017

CSMA’s last day focus was on the youth

PHILIPSBURG — Friday, December 1st, was the last day of the 1st Annual St. Maarten Customer Service Week organized by the Customer Service Mobile Academy (CSMA), an affiliate of Training Professionals international More...