Tag archive for ‘shta’
By The Publisher On Thursday, April 2nd, 2020

Report: use World Bank Trust Fund money for emergency economic response

PHILIPSBURG – Use the balance of the World Bank Trust Fund to finance a $200 million emergency economic response to support the local economy. That is the focus of a proposal by a private sector task force to More...

By Desk Editor On Wednesday, June 6th, 2018

SHTA launches Vision Sint Maarten 2025

PHILIPSBURG — The Sint Maarten Hospitality and Trade Association (SHTA) held its Annual General Meeting on May 28th; the focus of the meeting was Vision and Recovery, with distinguished speakers Prime Minister More...

By The Publisher On Thursday, April 19th, 2018

SHTA Call to Action Regarding the Dump

PHILIPSBURG – “Dear His Majesty King Willem Alexander, His Excellency the Governor Eugene Holiday, Council of Ministers, Honorable Members of Parliament, State Secretary of Kingdom Affair Raymond Knops, Head More...

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...

By The Publisher On Wednesday, January 24th, 2018

SHTA supports Sarah’s call to suspend the MP/Minister redundancy pay immediately

GREAT BAY — The SHTA has taken note of a Facebook message by President of Parliament, Ms. Sarah-Wescot-Williams, in which she explains the law on redundancy pay for MP’s and Ministers. According to More...

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...

By The Publisher On Friday, November 10th, 2017

The SHTA formally denounces the calling for snap elections in January

PHILIPSBURG — With keen interest SHTA has followed the recent political shifts and the debate in the Parliament of St. Maarten.   The dismissal of the Marlin Cabinet and the subsequent call for snap elections More...

By The Publisher On Thursday, November 2nd, 2017

SHTA holds sober, but busy first Post-Irma event

Oyster Bay — This Tuesday, the Sint Maarten Hospitality and Trade Association (SHTA) held its first post-Irma mixer on October 31st. The event was hosted by Infinity Restaurant, reopening as of today. By More...

By The Publisher On Saturday, October 21st, 2017

Behind the scenes

Member of Parliament, Frans Richardson, has a point. Not every time a phone call is made to the Netherlands in the ongoing discussions regarding the reconstruction aid Holland is offering St. Maarten should the More...

By The Publisher On Saturday, October 21st, 2017

Frans: SHTA should guard its tone in addressing its government partner

GREAT BAY — Leader of the United St. Maarten (US) party MP Frans Richardson believes the St. Maarten Hospitality and Trade Association (SHTA) should guard its tone and refrain from levying insults towards More...