Wednesday, November 14, 2018

Illegal flights to St Barts on the rise

Between September 10 and December 31, the number of aircraft activity recorded by Saint Barthelemy Airport was 45 percent lower. However, over the same period,...

‘Backlash against mega-mansions, not mega-prices’, says Bloomberg

In an article about the wildest sales of real estate in 2017, Bloomberg reported a mix of record-breaking listings for the super-rich but sparse...

Demand for St Barts luxury property returns

The property market in St Barts, naturally, took a hit as a result of Hurricane Irma, but the news of the sale of a...

Apprenticeship tax: prefect lists 2018 training courses

The apprenticeship tax (taxe d’apprentissage) makes it possible for companies to finance the cost of technological and vocational training. The apprenticeship tax and the...

St Barts property listed at $67m sells within nine months

A lavish 7-acre estate with 160 metres of private beach and a 1.2 acre coconut grove, originally built by banker and businessman Benjamin de...

Meeting Dec 6 for associations in need of financial assistance post-Irma

Following hurricane Irma on September 5, which hit St Barts and St Martin, a relief fund for disaster victims – “an expression of national...

Picnic beach delivery now available in St Barts

Lounging on the beach in St Barts just became a whole lot more enticing, if that’s possible. Visitors can now order a catered picnic...

Prepaid cards distributed on St Barts and St Martin

Distribution of the first prepaid cards intended to provide emergency financial assistance for modest families in difficulty post-Irma, have begun on St Martin, the Ministry...