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After 22 years of writing and reporting about businesses on StMaarten/StMartin, their wonderful people, advertising their products, events, activities, and satisfying the needs and wants of tourists from all over the globe, I am retiring. As I approach my 75th birthday, it’s time for a younger team to run this business. Here are several featured highlights: [ ... ]

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Rockland Estate Park Seen as Boost to St.Maarten Tourism

Rockland revved up its chairlift to offer a sneak peek into the country’s newest attraction to set to open around the end of summer.  Tourism and Economic Affairs Minister Melissa Arrindell-Doncher, who experienced the adventure activity for the first time told the Press that as she stood on the viewing deck of Sentry Hill that this newest addition to [ ... ]

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St.Maarten in Talks to Host International Film Festival

Minister of Tourism and Economic Affairs Melissa Arrindell-Doncher will soon begin exploratory discussions to host an international film festival/film related event in St. Maarten. She explained that for the economy of a destination like St. Maarten, a film festival can be a great way to diversify St. Maarten’s tourism product and attract the luxury visitor [ ... ]

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Local Domino's Wows with Jetpack Delivery

Domino’s St. Maarten scored another first when it delivered hot pizzas to the President of Domino’s International Ritch Allison & two of the three Vice Presidents on board catamarans Lambada and The Golden Eagle in a Jet Pack.  The officials were in St. Maarten for a Domino’s President’s meeting.  The delivery was made possible by the team [ ... ]

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Major Aviation Conference Opens with Friendly Reception

The Caribbean Aviation Meetup began on June 12th 2017 at the Sonesta Maho Convention Room.  According to the organizers, the conference may be called the most significant and largest airlift conference ever held in the Caribbean.  The numbers speak for themselves: 30 highly qualified professionals making 30 presentations spread over three days.  [ ... ]

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Carnival Queen Shanice Powell to Represent St.Maarten at 3 Major Conferences

Carnival Queen Shanice Powell was surprised by Posh Productions when she was informed that she was representing St. Maarten as a Brand Ambassador and attend the upcoming Florida-Caribbean Cruise Association (FCCA) conference in Mexico, the Caribbean Tourism Organization (CTO) state of the industry conference in Grenada and world routes show in Barcelona later [ ... ]

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Three Receive Royal Decorations

Three persons received royal decorations for their longstanding and continued involvement in the development of the community through training, youth and sports development and medical, emergency care and response. Pinned by Governor Eugene Holiday on the occasion of the 50th birthday of King Willem-Alexander were Elmora Pantophlet- Aventurin, Theo Liu and Joana  [ ... ]

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