Fashion show to dazzle CTO awards night at Caribbean Week New York

 CARIBBEAN CULTURE, FASHION & CULINARY ARTISTRY ENHANCE CARIBBEAN WEEK 2018 EVENTS (#CWNY18) NEW YORK, NY (25 May 2018) – Vibrant colours, authentic cuisine and Caribbean fashion will be on display in the Grand Ballroom at the Wyndham New Yorker Hotel as five Caribbean American designers and an exceptionally talented Caribbean chef will be featured during…

American Airlines to begin direct service to SVG’s Argyle International Airport

AMERICAN AIRLINES ANNOUNCES MIAMI/AIA SERVICE KINGSTOWN, ST.VINCENT AND THE GRENADINES, May 2, 2018- American Airlines today announced St. Vincent and the Grenadines as one of the destinations to which its customers “will have new options to escape the cold with more seasonal and year-round flights”.  A release issued by the Airline, states that “American is…

British Virgin Islands tourism sector looks ahead with confidence

BRITISH VIRGIN ISLANDS TOURISM SECTOR LOOKS AHEAD WITH CONFIDENCE Director of Tourism Sharon Flax-Brutus shares state of the territory seven months after storms Seven months after Hurricanes Irma and Maria struck the beautiful British Virgin Islands, the territory’s attractions, accommodations and activities continue to rebound. The tourism industry and team here at the British Virgin…

Facebook Mark Zuckerberg Apology : Cracking Down Platform Abuse

Facebook Mark Zuckerberg apology to users as he cracks down on lousy app developers restricting the use of its data platform he tells concern US lawmakers during his testimony. Speaking to United States law-makers, “protecting people’s information is the most important thing” Facebook CEO said his company would do on the social-media giant. He added that…

Tourism Congress to address theme of Building Resilience in the Toursm sector

HIGHLIGHTS OF XXIV OAS MINISTERIAL CONGRESS   Tourism Congress to address theme of Building Resilience in the Tourism sector   Mr. Hugh Riley, Secretary General of the CTO GEORGETOWN, Guyana (March 12, 2018) – When the XXIV Inter-American Congress of Ministers and High-Level Authorities of Tourism opens on Wednesday, March 21 at the Guyana Marriott…

Praise Poet Jessica Mbangeni brings Ancestral Blessings & Cultural Showcase to Marcus Garvey Fair

 Praise Poet Jessica Mbangeni brings Ancestral Blessings & Cultural Showcase to Marcus Garvey Fair Kingston, Jamaica, W.I. (February 11, 2018). If you are in the presence of an Imbongi (Praise Poet) Jessica Mbangeni, from South Africa, while at the Marcus Garvey Fair, February 25, 2018, you will receive the blessings of the Ancestors.  The fifteenth annual…

Region hits 30 million mark despite storms

  REGION HITS 30 MILLION MARK IN STAY-OVER VISITORS ~ Tourism arrivals set new benchmark despite impact of devastating storms ~ BRIDGETOWN, Barbados, 15 February, 2018 –   The catastrophic hurricanes that devastated some Caribbean destination last September slowed down tourism’s progress but did not stop it, according to figures released by the Caribbean Tourism Organization…