US House of Representatives honors noted Jamaican hotelier Kevin Hendrickson

Noted Jamaican businessman, Kevin Hendrickson, was honored recently with a proclamation by the United States House of Representatives. T he Managing Director of The Courtleigh Hospitality Group was...

Barbados Tourism CEO tenders in his resignation

The Board of Directors of the Barbados Tourism Marketing Inc. (BTMI) has announced that its CEO, William ‘Billy’ Griffith, tendered his resignation today, effective...

CTO welcomes JetBlue’s continued growth in the region

Having doubled its seat capacity to the Caribbean over the last decade, JetBlue is looking to expand its business footprint in the region, including...

Trinidad and Tobago targets 7% increase in visitor arrivals

For the new fiscal year 2019/2020, Tourism Trinidad Limited’s (TTL) main goals are to increase visitor arrivals by 7 per cent to 380,000, attain...

Royal Caribbean yanks passenger who took selfie on railing of cruise ship

Royal Caribbean Cruises says it has banned a passenger for life after she was seen taking a selfie on the railing of Allure of...

An opportunity to advance Caribbean thinking about tourism

By David Jessop A few days ago, the Caribbean Tourism Organisation (CTO) announced that it is to restructure its operations in the face of rising...

CTO to close offices in New York, United Kingdom

Chairman of the Barbados-based Caribbean Tourism Organization (CTO), Dominic Fedee, Tuesday announced the closure of the organisation's offices in the United Kingdom and New...

Guyana welcomes non-stop flight by JetBlue

The Guyana government Tuesday welcomed the announcement by the US-based carrier, JetBlue that it would expand its non-stop service to the Caribbean country beginning...

British Airways to increase flights to St. Lucia

The St. Lucia government has welcomed the decision by British Airways to introduce two additional flights to the island from June next year after...

Waking up in paradise?

By ir. Damien Richardson When Adam woke up that first day in paradise, as his eyes, hears, nose, and all of his body senses began...