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Minister Lawrence: Construction to Begin at Princess Juliana International Airport

By   /  October 18, 2021  /  Aviation, Government, Tourism, Transportation, Travel  /  Comments Off on Minister Lawrence: Construction to Begin at Princess Juliana International Airport

This is a major milestone for the country, as today is the beginning, as we move towards a new outlook, we start to put the pieces together commencing with the reconstruction of the airport, Minister of Tourism, Economic Affairs, Traffic and Telecommunications (Ministry TEATT) Hon. Roger Lawrence said on Monday. Minister Roger Lawrence met with […]

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Travel Requirements to be Adjusted as of October 1st. More Travel Opportunities from the Latin American Market

By   /  September 20, 2021  /  Tourism, Transportation, Travel  /  Comments Off on Travel Requirements to be Adjusted as of October 1st. More Travel Opportunities from the Latin American Market

As of October 1st, 2021, the banned travel countries list will be eliminated, and these countries will be placed in a new ?very high risk,? category that will have the following requirements. Travelers originating from these countries must be fully vaccinated; and must provide valid proof of a negative PCR test not older than 48-hours […]

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MP Ludmilla De Weever: “St. Maarten experienced the fastest-growing stayover tourism recovery…”

By   /  September 6, 2021  /  Business, Economy, Local News, Parliament, Tourism, Transportation, Travel  /  Comments Off on MP Ludmilla De Weever: “St. Maarten experienced the fastest-growing stayover tourism recovery…”

~ Former Minister of TEATT and now Member of Parliament Ludmilla De Weever says: “St. Maarten experienced the fastest-growing stayover tourism recovery since the start of the COVID 19 pandemic.” ~ PHILIPSBURG — St. Maarten is clearly on the rebound as the arrival numbers are on the rise and practically going through the roof and […]

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Winair: Air Antilles has announced today that all flights will resume as normal

By   /  August 31, 2021  /  Aviation, Business, Local News, Tourism, Transportation, Travel  /  Comments Off on Winair: Air Antilles has announced today that all flights will resume as normal

Simpson Bay, August 31, 2021 – Winair would like to inform its customer that Air Antilles has announced today that all flights will resume as normal. As per the release of Air Antilles the following was communicated: The responses provided to the Directorate General of Civil Aviation (DGAC) by our company on the evolution of […]

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Prime Minister Jacobs meets with Ballast Nedam International Projects CEO

By   /  August 30, 2021  /  Aviation, Business, Government, Transportation  /  Comments Off on Prime Minister Jacobs meets with Ballast Nedam International Projects CEO

On Wednesday, August 25, 2021, Prime Minister Silveria Jacobs held an introductory meeting with Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of Ballast Nedam International Projects B.V., Mr. Roy van Eijsden. Ballast Nedam International Projects B.V. (BNIP) was chosen as the General Contractor for the Airport Terminal Reconstruction Project and officially signed the agreement with PJIAE N.V. on […]

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Roger Lawrence sworn in as Minister of Tourism, Economic Affairs, Traffic and Telecommunication

By   /  August 27, 2021  /  Business, Economy, Government, Local News, Politics, Telecommunications, Tourism, Transportation  /  Comments Off on Roger Lawrence sworn in as Minister of Tourism, Economic Affairs, Traffic and Telecommunication

Today, Thursday, August 26, 2021, former Senior Manager of Port St. Maarten Roger Lawrence was ceremoniously sworn in as Minister of Tourism, Economic Affairs, Traffic and Telecommunication (TEATT) at the cabinet of His Excellency Governor Eugene Holiday. Lawrence was put forth by the United People?s (UP) party as candidate minister after former Minister of TEATT […]

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One thousand students registered for school bus service

By   /  August 13, 2021  /  Education, Local News, Transportation  /  Comments Off on One thousand students registered for school bus service

PHILIPSBURG — The government has reintroduced school bus cards “to improve the service in school-bussing,” Minister Rodolphe Samuel (Education, Culture, Youth and Sports) said at last Wednesday’s Council of Ministers press briefing. So far, a thousand students have registered for the cards. All students, registered or not, will be able to use the school bus […]

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Minister Ottley meets with bus drivers association

By   /  August 10, 2021  /  Government, Transportation  /  Comments Off on Minister Ottley meets with bus drivers association

On Sunday August 8th, the Minister of Public Health, Social Development and Labor (VSA), Omar Ottley held an information session with the bus drivers association at the Milton Peters College, this meeting was initiated by Ms. Lisette Coffi. The Minister was one of the presenters for the session and delivered a message that could resonate […]

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ODM calls on Boat Owners/Mariners to Review Hurricane Season Preparatory Plans

By   /  August 6, 2021  /  Bulletin Board Notices, Community, Public Service Announcements, Transportation  /  Comments Off on ODM calls on Boat Owners/Mariners to Review Hurricane Season Preparatory Plans

The Office of Disaster Management (ODM) said the Colorado State University (CSU) Tropical Weather & Climate Research in its Atlantic seasonal hurricane activity forecast released on Thursday still foresees an above-average 2021 hurricane season. Boat owners/mariners are being advised by the ODM to once again review their hurricane preparatory plans, so they can be ready […]

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PJIAE N.V. awards Ballast Nedam contract for “Package 2” SXM Airport Terminal Reconstruction Project

By   /  July 21, 2021  /  Aviation, Business, Local News, Tourism, Transportation  /  Comments Off on PJIAE N.V. awards Ballast Nedam contract for “Package 2” SXM Airport Terminal Reconstruction Project

Simpson Bay, St. Maarten (July 20, 2020) – Following a thorough selection process launched by the Princess Juliana International Airport Operating Company (PJIAE N.V.), Ballast Nedam International Projects B.V. was selected as the general contractor for the St. Maarten Airport Terminal Reconstruction Project. This international contracting company has vast experience building large-scale and complex projects worldwide, including ports, hospitals, and […]

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