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Source: SXMIslandTime
06 Oct 2015 10:12 PM

Invest Caribbean Now 2015 Makes Splashy Opening In Terres Basses, St. Martin

NEW YORK, NY - Invest Caribbean Now 2015 entered its fifth year last night with a splashy opening ceremony at the prestigious Villa Mes Aimes in Terres Basses area of Saint Martin, West Indies.

Top government and local VIPS joined 41 Chinese delegates and several other overseas delegates for the opening reception and dinner which also included the presentation of the ICN 2015 Leadership Award.

A St. Martin tourism pioneer who was attracted to the sector at age 12 and went on to serve the island as a deputy mayor and creator of the Syndicat d’Initiatives, the precursor to the current Saint Martin Office of Tourism, was the ICN 2015 Leadership Award winner.
Romeo Fleming, head of the Romeo Fleming Group of Companies, which includes the current Hertz Rent a Car on St Read more

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Source: The Daily Herald
26 Sep 2015 06:23 AM

Chinese delegation impressed with island’s ‘beauty, ethnicity’

MARIGOT--“The competitive nature of the global market place demands that we act global and think global. We must sell our assets of stability, ease of access and ease of doing business.”

Those were some of the remarks made by Founder and CEO of Invest Caribbean Now (ICN), Felicia Persaud, in her keynote address at Friday’s exclusive invitation-only conference in the Chamber of Commerce on the theme “Investing in St. Martin’s Tourism Product”.

“Partnerships, collaborations, linkages, networking…that’s the key to the success of businesses, economies, governments, because from where I sit there is no way that any government on any island is smart enough to do it alone,” she added Read more

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Source: SXMIslandTime
31 Mar 2015 01:42 PM

Sxm Girl's Night Out (Sxmgno) Donates Proceeds From "Shop For A Cause" To Le Manteau

PHILIPSBURG /MARIGOT, St Maarten/ St. Martin - SXM GIRLS Night out will present the proceeds of their action "SHOP for A CAUSE" to Le Manteau in honor of the opening of their center for Abused women.

SXMGNO is proud to associate themselves to such a worthy cause. According to Bernadette Davis, one of the organizers of the event, " growing up in SXM , we lived thru that and for an older generation many of us thought it was a part of life.

What is amazing is domestic violence has not abated and is rampant in our community and now we see our young women are also affected.

It can no longer be this little dirty secret Read more

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Source: SXMIslandTime
10 Mar 2015 12:04 AM

Readers Are Leaders Black History Month Event

PHILIPSBURG, St. Maarten — In February of this year, the Rotary Club of St. Martin Sunrise, in collaboration with the Philipsburg Jubilee Library (PJL), hosted the annual Readers are Leaders Black History Month Celebration.

Readers are Leaders is a reading program where the goal is to encourage reading by teenagers and to show that reading is fun.

Reading is important to develop yourself, to develop imagination and curiosity and it lets you think outside the box.

Aside from the reading challenge, the Readers are Leaders program also challenges students from various high schools on the island through contests, in which they can sing, read poetry and speeches and dance.

The competition started off with music and the reading of the famous Dr Read more

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