Chamber invites business community to workshop “Recovery St. Maarten: Opportunities for Private Sector” | SOUALIGA NEWSDAY

SINT MAARTEN (PHILIPSBURG) – The St. Maarten Chamber of Commerce & Industry (COCI) is inviting the business community to attend a workshop under the banner, “Recovery St. Maarten: Opportunities for Private Sector.”

Businesses will learn about World Bank procurement procedures in order to be able to submit proposals for Trust Fund projects which are part of the reconstruction process of the country post-Irma/Maria.

The workshop will take place on Tuesday, June 11 at the National Institute for Professional Advancement in Cay Hill, from 8.30am to 1.15pm.

The workshop is a collaborative effort by COCI, the World Bank, the National Recovery Program Bureau (NRPB), and the Dutch Representation.

Very important information will be shared such as forming a consortia/joint venture, finding partners etc.

There will be small break-out sessions that focus on a step by step explanation of the tender process; types of tenders open or to be expected; safeguards for the environment and society.

Those interested should register no later than Monday, June 10 by visiting the website:

COCI is encouraging the Sint Maarten business community to make use of this workshop opportunity and learn more about the reconstruction opportunities that exists as it relates to the rebuilding of the country.

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