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Jamaica: Minister Bartlett Lauds JHTA’s COVID-19 Ambassador Programme

Jamaica: Minister Bartlett Lauds JHTA’s COVID-19 Ambassador Programme

[KINGSTON, Jamaica] – Jamaica’s Tourism Minister, Hon. Edmund Bartlett has lauded the Jamaica Hotel and Tourist Association (JHTA) for their new COVID-19 Ambassador Programme and has given his assurance that the Ministry of Tourism will continue to provide tangible support towards the initiative. Speaking recently at the Kingston Launch of the initiative at R Hotel, […]

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Fond Doux Eco Resort in Saint Lucia Celebrates Hotel Enhancements

Fond Doux Eco Resort in Saint Lucia Celebrates Hotel Enhancements

[Soufriere, Saint Lucia] – After months of hard work in preparing for the winter season, the dedicated team at Fond Doux Resort in St. Lucia invites visitors to explore upgrades to the hotel and also enjoy up to 40% off vacation packages. A Refreshed New Look for the Hotel One of the most memorable experiences […]

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Government of The Bahamas Statement On U.S. Travel Advisory

Government of The Bahamas Statement On U.S. Travel Advisory

[NASSAU, Bahamas] – The Ministries of Foreign Affairs and Tourism of the Commonwealth of The Bahamas have taken note of the travel advisory issued by the U.S. Department of State on November 23, 2020. The Bahamas is among a large number of countries, including several Caribbean destinations, for which the CDC has issued a Level […]

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Tourism: The Balance Between Cruises and Hotels – Basil Springer

Tourism: The Balance Between Cruises and Hotels – Basil Springer

“Iron sharpens iron, and one man sharpens another.” Proverbs 27:17  [BRIDGETOWN, Barbados] = The Caribbean tourism sector’s “Economic Gearing System” is mainly driven by the arrival of tourists on airlines and cruise ships from far and wide. Good balance between these drivers augurs well for the recovery and future of the hospitality industry which has been […]

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St. Kitts & Nevis Confirms First Case of COVID-19 Since Border Reopening

St. Kitts & Nevis Confirms First Case of COVID-19 Since Border Reopening

[Basseterre, St. Kitts] – St. Kitts & Nevis reports the first confirmed case of COVID-19 since the reopening of the Federation’s borders on October 31, 2020. The confirmed case is a returning National/Resident, who arrived alone on a private charter and currently remains in a Government quarantine facility.  This case brings the total number of COVID-19 […]

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Destination Jamaica Begins Series of “Doctor Bird Sales Calls” Across the United States

Destination Jamaica Begins Series of “Doctor Bird Sales Calls” Across the United States

[MIAMI] – As Jamaica continues on the road to recovery, the Jamaica Tourist Board (JTB) Sales team has kicked off an exciting initiative dubbed “Doctor Bird Sales Calls,” to reconnect with its valued travel specialists throughout the United States. The program is being executed on an appointment-only basis and in a responsible manner to ensure […]

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Frontier Airlines Set to Lift Off for St. Thomas from Orlando

Frontier Airlines Set to Lift Off for St. Thomas from Orlando

[U.S. VIRGIN ISLANDS] – The U.S. Virgin Islands (USVI) will welcome new Frontier Airlines service from Orlando, Florida, to St. Thomas beginning early next year. USVI Commissioner of Tourism Joseph Boschulte announced that Frontier’s new seasonal service will give travelers in central Florida even more options for travel to the Territory during the peak winter […]

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Hon. Carlos James is New Tourism Minister for St. Vincent and The Grenadines

Hon. Carlos James is New Tourism Minister for St. Vincent and The Grenadines

[KINGSTOWN, St.Vincent and The Grenadines] – The Hon. Carlos James is the new Minister of Tourism in St. Vincent and the Grenadines. Minister James officially assumed duties on Thursday November 12th, 2020, following his swearing in as Minister of Tourism, Civil Aviation, Sustainable Development and Culture on Tuesday November 10th, 2020. His appointment comes following […]

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The Ritz-Carlton, St. Thomas Welcomes Arjun Channa as New General Manager

The Ritz-Carlton, St. Thomas Welcomes Arjun Channa as New General Manager

Fresh Off Of Complete Redesign, The Ritz-Carlton, St. Thomas Welcomes Guests Again [St. Thomas, U.S. Virgin Islands]– An icon is reemerging in the USVI. Following a brief closure, The Ritz-Carlton, St. Thomas has relaunched and is thrilled to be welcoming guests once again. The reopening comes on the heels of a $100 million redesign in late […]

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Historic Virtual Jamaica Product Exchange (JAPEX) LIVE 2020 a Success

Historic Virtual Jamaica Product Exchange (JAPEX) LIVE 2020 a Success

Jamaica Hosts Fully Virtual Travel Trade Show – A First in the English Speaking Caribbean [KINGSTON, Jamaica] – The 30th staging of the annual Jamaica Product Exchange (JAPEX), held virtually for the first time, was a huge success. As the show was virtual this year, it allowed for greater participation from all corners of the globe. The […]

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