Barthélemy owner denies it forced company to sell shares below value

Le Barthélemy, St Barts’ first new-build hotel in twenty years, opened in April. The accommodation with 600 feet of beachfront on the Grand Cul...

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...

Tackling accountability of pledges, grants and gifts

The Caribbean Tourism Organization (CTO) held its international conference in Grenada mid-October. The initial aim of the three-day conference, under the theme of “One Caribbean”,...

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...

‘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...

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...

President National Assembly visits St Barts

The President of France’s National Assembly, the lower house of Parliament, visited St Barts, St Martin and Guadeloupe from Thursday, November 23 to Saturday,...