CTO and Travel Foundation launch online training course

caribbean tourism organization AND TRAVEL FOUNDATION LAUNCH ONLINE TRAINING COURSE IN SUSTAINABLE TOURISM  ~ The programme will deliver training in key sustainability topics as part of ongoing efforts to enhance the resiliency and global competitiveness of the region’s tourism sector ~ BRIDGETOWN, Barbados  (15 May, 2017) – The Caribbean Tourism Organization (CTO), the Caribbean’s tourism…

‘Showcase Antigua Barbuda’ Offers New Travel Business With Major Developments to Watch

‘SHOWCASE ANTIGUA BARBUDA’ OFFERS NEW TRAVEL BUSINESS WITH MAJOR DEVELOPMENTS TO WATCH May 8, 2017 (St. John’s, Antigua) – Tourism buyers from the United Kingdom, Europe and North America will meet tourism suppliers from Antigua and Barbuda as well as nearby destinations, at the upcoming ‘Showcase Antigua Barbuda’ to be held  in Antigua from May …

What’s New in Curaçao

  3   Island Update: What’s New in Curaçao Curaçao’s latest news and island happenings   WILLEMSTAD, CURAÇAO – May 2017 – The Southern Dutch Caribbean island of Curaçao not only recently graced the pages of Sports Illustrated Swimsuit 2017, the most widely read magazine issue in the world, but this spring, the tiny, yet…

Earth Day message from the CTO

CTO Earth Day Message 2017 by Hugh Riley, Secretary General, Caribbean Tourism Organization 22 April 2017 Theme: Environmental and Climate Literacy – The Caribbean is Taking Action As the world pauses to celebrate Earth Day today, the Caribbean Tourism Organization (CTO) is pleased to declare its support for actions that make a difference. It is…

The Grenada Invitational Legacy: Tourism Industry

The Grenada Invitational Legacy: Tourism Industry Kirani James wins 400m at Grenada Invitational   (St. George’s, Grenada) 11th April, 2017— Everyone’s buzzing about Grenada. That’s the feedback the Grenada Tourism Authority  (GTA) has been receiving from our international partners following the hosting of the historic inaugural Grenada Invitational. The live broadcast of the Invitational was…

UNWTO/CTO workshop ends with commitment to improve tourism product

UNWTO/CTO WORKSHOP ENDS WITH COMMITMENT TO IMPROVE TOURISM PRODUCT AND STAKEHOLDER ENGAGEMENT ~ The 27-31 March session focused on sustainable destination management and marketing ~ Workshop participants, showing off their certificates, pose with facilitators and organisers BRIDGETOWN, Barbados, 5 April 2017 – A regional workshop on sustainable destination management and marketing has ended in Saint…

Twenty-five-year veteran Nancy Drolet appointed to CTO Canada post

  CARIBBEAN TOURISM ORGANIZATION APPOINTS EXPERIENCED TOURISM PROFESSIONAL AS BUSINESS DEVELOPMENT REPRESENTATIVE FOR CANADA ~ Twenty-five-year veteran Nancy Drolet will implement the CTO’s business development plan for the Canadian market ~             BRIDGETOWN, Barbados (5 April, 2017) – The Caribbean Tourism Organization (CTO), the region’s tourism development agency, has appointed experienced travel professional Nancy Drolet…