Government turns a deaf ear to Dock Maarten’s complaints about Bobby’s Marina

Bobbys Marina 20170410 - HH

Authorities tolerate unfair competition at Great Bay Marina PHILIPSBURG – The dispute between Dock Maarten, Bobby’s Marina and Country St. Maarten is alive and kicking. Bobby’s Marina continues to operate on parcels of water without holding long lease rights and valid building permits, to infringe upon de Neutral Waterway Agreement and to More...

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Cargo Platform Area Concrete Resurfacing Works Underway
By The Publisher On Wednesday, August 8th, 2018

Port St. Maarten cargo container terminal repairs underway

PORT ST. MAARTEN – The resurfacing of 4000 square meters at Port St. Maarten’s cargo container terminal is currently underway for an investment of approximately US$400,000. The contract was awarded after More...

SXM Airways BN Islander aircraft parked at Saba Airport
By The Publisher On Sunday, August 5th, 2018

Saba to temporarily close airport but will gain 3 ferry services, 1 helipad and 1 new extra airline company

Saba to temporarily close airport but will gain 3 ferry services, 1 helipad and 1 new extra airline company. How do you like them numbers? Read our special report about the planned Saba airport closure for runway More...

Screenshot video footage of drugs found in a sportsbag
By The Publisher On Wednesday, July 18th, 2018

Drugs found in container at Dutch Marine barracks possibly from St. Maarten

~ Lack of security at container terminal in St. Maarten an indication of a serious problem ~ PHILIPSBURG – Kilos of drugs found on Monday at the Marine barracks in Doorn in The Netherlands are quite possibly More...

Cargo ops1
By Desk Editor On Sunday, June 24th, 2018

Port St. Maarten Cargo records double-digit growth in Q1. Closely monitoring Digitalization logistic trends

PORT ST. MAARTEN — In the post-Irma era, cargo operations at Port St. Maarten have been showing double-digit figures – close to 20 per cent increase in imports double digit increase in trans-shipment – More...

Port SXM Logistics Training Outpost Meeting
By Desk Editor On Monday, June 18th, 2018

Port St. Maarten to launch Regional Human Resource Training Outpost for Logistical Excellence

PORT ST. MAARTEN — Port St. Maarten will be establishing a human resources training outpost in the third quarter of 2018.  Recent stakeholder meetings which included Global Port Training have been a success. Further More...

By The Publisher On Wednesday, March 28th, 2018

Largest cruise ship in the world docks in Philipsburg in November

PHILIPSBURG – On Tuesday, November 27 at 9 a.m. the currently largest cruise ship in the world will dock in the port of Philipsburg. The Symphony of the Seas will spend the day in port and leave again at 6 p.m. More...

Chris Garner
By The Publisher On Thursday, March 15th, 2018

Photo Chris Garner featured on front cover FCCA magazine “Travel & Cruise”

PHILIPSBURG — “When I first saw the cover, I became so emotional because I was incredibly proud that they would be showcasing the name “St. Maarten” on the cover and with one of my photos. More...

PM Leona Marlin-Romeo with winning team
By The Publisher On Monday, March 5th, 2018

Prime Minister Leona Romeo-Marlin celebrates victory with overall winner Heineken Regatta 2018

Port de Plaisance — In her very brief remarks when she was invited on stage to assist with one of the very important presentations at the conclusion of the 38th St. Maarten Heineken Regatta, Prime Minister More...

Heineken Regatta - Sail Boats - Day One - 20180302 MP
By The Publisher On Friday, March 2nd, 2018

KHS&S Contractors clocks fastest time

Great Bay — Wind is often an essential part of sailing. Too much can have an adverse effect, too little can result in boats arriving at the starting line, too soon or too late. But it all came down to experience More...