Let’s make 2019 a Year of Leadership

Let’s make 2019 a Year of Leadership

Recent reports provide clear warning messages as well as concrete recommendations for Sint Maarten’s future. If there is one thing that is consistently lacking in our endeavors as a country post 2010, made even more apparent in the efforts toward recovery from the...
SHTA & Carib Beer launch 2019 Event Calendar

SHTA & Carib Beer launch 2019 Event Calendar

Utrecht / Philipsburg – The Sint Maarten Hospitality and Trade Association (SHTA) and Carib Beer have started their yearly Event Calendar Campaign. The official start was marked by handing over the first editions of the 2019 National Event Calendars to Ministers...
Pennywise and Pound Foolish

Pennywise and Pound Foolish

The SHTA has taken note of the announcement by VROMI Minister Giterson to re-evaluate the day time road work schedule after bringing the country to its knees for 2 days. Literally to a crawling stand still with hours of lost time to countless citizens and businesses;...
Economic Recovery Process Too Slow

Economic Recovery Process Too Slow

SHTA thanks the Netherlands for the generous support, primarily provided through the Trust Fund set up with the World Bank but also the funds spent on early help and recovery projects as well as the liquidity support provided to our Government. Without these efforts,...