Garbage pickup restored, communication networks repairs under way

On October 5, the St Barts and St Maarten prefecture announced that the collection of waste has resumed, with road service now collecting household garbage. The...

More than 4,000 employees reduced to part-time work after Irma

More than 4,000 workers in St Barts and St Martin have benefited from a partial unemployment scheme following Hurricane Irma. French Prime Minister Édouard Philippe...

Hunting suspended on St Martin

The passing of Hurricane IRMA on the island of St Martin resulted in significant impacts on wildlife and its habitats. Given the urgency of...

Governor visits St Barts’ prefecture

On November 14, at 8:30 am, Grégoire Pierre-Dessaux, the new chief of staff at the St-Barthelemy and St-Martin prefecture welcomed the new Governor of...

New Secretary General at the St Barts Prefecture

Régine Pam has been appointed Secretary General at the St Barthelemy and St Martin Prefecture, by decree of the French President of November 17. A...

KLM delays flight service to St Martin

KLM Royal Dutch Airlines was set to resume commercial flights to and from St Martin starting October 29. However, the operator has confirmed service...

Saint-Barth Cata Cup ready to roll in November

Jeff Lédée, founder of the Saint-Barth Cata Cup, has confirmed the regatta will go ahead next month, but added that “the decision to hold...

New Chief of Staff for St Barts

Grégoire Pierre-Dessaux took the position of Chief of Staff at the St-Barthelemy and St-Martin Prefecture on October 18, replacing Emmanuel Effantin, it was announced...