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Dear Islander – June 2016

Dear Islander, This past month has seen lots of action in our neck of the woods, with the Palma Superyacht Show and Palma Boatshow having taken place at the beginning of the month, closely followed by the Palma Vela Regatta, the first major Med regatta of the season. Despite very …

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We all want a clean & healthy sea

Picture this…crystal clear waters, no plastic pollution, schools of fish glistening in the sunlight, yacht sailing past, dolphins jumping, whales singing and you enjoying a freshly caught snapper on the BBQ at the beach with your friends. Sounds ideal to me, not that I eat seafood, but many do and …

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Dear Islander : May 2016

Dear Islander, As this issue of The Islander hits the streets, The Palma Superyacht Show and Palma Boatshow will be underway. We are told that all available space and berths are sold out with a lengthy waiting list, a far cry from the bad old days ! Palma Superyacht Show …

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Luxury Yacht Ownership Can Be Affordable

Yacht ownership is widely seen as a privilege reserved exclusively for dedicated seafarers and the hyper-wealthy. Many would be surprised to learn, therefore, that in recent years there has been a proliferation in the services offered within the yachting industry, which has opened the possibility of yacht ownership to a broader …

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A Review of the Singapore Yacht Show 2016

The prestigious Singapore Yacht Show (SYS) has drawn to a close for another year, heralding the end of yet another highly successful event and further consolidating Singapore’s reputation as the premier superyacht hub in the Asia-Pacific region. The Singapore Yacht Show 2016 drew more than 50 spectacular superyachts to the …

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Editorial : April 2016

Dear Islander, This month sees a facelift to The Islander magazine, moving to a glossier finish to both the inside pages and outer covers, a move which I hope you all like. We felt we needed to just step up a level to maintain the development of the business which …

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