Tag archive for ‘natural disasters’
By Desk Editor On Tuesday, July 3rd, 2018

May-Ling on Natural Disasters: Tourism sector must be ready for them

GREAT BAY — Sint Maarten (DCOMM) — The St. Maarten Tourism Bureau (STB) in collaboration with the St. Maarten Hospitality & Trade Association (SHTA), on June 29 concluded their Hurricane Preparedness More...

By The Publisher On Thursday, October 5th, 2017

The struggle is real

‘The struggle is real’ was a much heard expression after the passing of hurricane Irma when people experienced the lack of many basic necessities such as water, electricity, phone service and internet. But More...

By The Publisher On Tuesday, October 3rd, 2017

Tax observations and considerations after natural disasters

It is with great admiration for the people of Sint Maarten, and especially the business community of Sint Maarten, that we at Meijburg & Co Caribbean are monitoring the rapid rebound of the Friendly Island. More...

By The Publisher On Thursday, September 29th, 2016

Does God cause natural disasters?

Dear Editor, We are still in the midst of the hurricane season. A challenge which we in the Caribbean have to face every year. Unfortunately, there are many people who believe that when a hurricane devastates a More...