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Coming Up: Available Board Positions

Philipsburg November 15, 2022 Three positions on the Board will become vacant as of January 1st, 2023, and these positions will be filled by three (3) candidates chosen in the upcoming Election. One (1) small & Two (2) large seats. Nomination period for the filling of these positions shall be from November 15th to November[…]

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Chamber receives Building Permit for Pelican Park

PHILIPSBURG–The St. Maarten Chamber of Commerce and Industry (COCI) has received its building permit for the development of Pelican Park, the first Economic Service Center (ESC) in St. Maarten. The permit was received from the Ministry of Public Housing, Spatial Planning, Environment and Infrastructure VROMI on August 5.The Pelican Park will be constructed on Walter[…]

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VACANCY – Business Policy and Development Officer

POSITION DESCRIPTION: Tasked with reviewing and developing policies, stakeholder engagement and fostering relationship, to ensure the development of the institution and improvement and enhancement to COCI’s product and services. Functional Activities Review and develop policies to enhance COCI’s operation, growth, and public image. Support in the design, development and implementation of projects/ initiatives geared at[…]

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Aug 16 2022

VACANCY – Executive Assistant

VACANCY POSITION Executive Assistant POSITION DESCRIPTION: The Executive Assistant is responsible for providing administrative support to Executive Director in an effective and effective manner. Functional Activities Assist with the development of operational plans which incorporates goals and objectives towards the strategic direction of the organization. Assist with the drafting of policies and prepare procedures to[…]

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New book on youth entrepreneurship

Taking the bull by the horns. New book on youth entrepreneurship Published by Soualiga Newsday – April 5, 2022 SINT MAARTEN (PHILIPSBURG) – The Philipsburg Jubilee Library (PJL) and the Chamber of Commerce and Industry (COCI) signed a mutual agreement to produce and publish a booklet about youth entrepreneurship in Sint Maarten. Both organizations experience[…]

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Election Results for Board of Directors

St. Maarten, December 8, 2021 The St. Maarten Chamber of Commerce & Industry results for the Board of Directors Election, which was held on Friday, December 3rd, 2021. Ms. Jennifer Carty and Mr. Benjamin Ortega were elected out of a field of 3 candidates as the two representatives to fill the vacancies for the Large[…]

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Election Screening

Philipsburg, November 22, 2021 The St. Maarten Chamber of Commerce and Industry would like to inform its Registrants that during the postulation period that ended on Tuesday November 16th, 2021, eight (8) persons submitted their postulation forms for the thee (3) vacancies on its Board of Directors. For the Large Business Sector, there are two[…]

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Election Postulation Period

Three positions on the Board of the St. Maarten Chamber of Commerce & Industry (COCI) will become vacant as of January 1st 2022 and these positions will be filled by three (3) candidates elected through a upcoming election. Postulation Period for the filling of these positions shall be from: November 1st to November 16th, 2021.[…]

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COCI ceases Business Inactivation Status with immediate effect

As part of the ongoing efforts to maintain accuracy of the trade registry and ensure complianceamong the business community, the St. Maarten Chamber of Commerce & Industry (COCI) hastaken the decision, and adopted with immediate effect, the cessation of the status ofInactivation. Businesses and foundations will no longer receive an inactive declaration noticefrom COCI and[…]

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List of first 500 plus Businesses facing Deregistration at COCI now public

Deregistration List of first 500 plus businesses facing deregistration now public Phillipsburg, The Chamber of Commerce and Industry (COCI), has published its first listing of businesses that are liable to the deregistration process given their non-compliance status in the trade register of COCI. This publication was made official through its publication in the National Gazette on[…]

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