PHILIPSBURG: — “A golden opportunity to truly promote economic activity throughout our island and to further strengthen the Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with our French Side counterpart has been missed,” remarked Stuart Johnson former Minister of Tourism, Economic Affairs, Transport and Telecommunications (TEATT).
“I would like to praise all the hotels/guest houses, supporting businesses, and hospitality employees that are embracing a staycation type concept. However, from the Dutch Side Tourism Office there is a lack of a structured plan,” Johnson said.
We should have jointly engaged in a staycation campaign with our French Side counterparts. During my tenure, it was highly