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CARIBBEAN’S FIRST INNOVATORS SYMPOSIUM ON COASTAL TOURISM SET TO OPEN TODAY

CARIBBEAN’S FIRST INNOVATORS SYMPOSIUM ON COASTAL TOURISM SET TO OPEN TODAY 1

ST. GEORGE’S, Grenada (9 July, 2014) – The stage is set for the launch of the Caribbean’s first ever gathering for innovators in coastal tourism. The 1st Caribbean Symposium for Innovators in Coastal Tourism opens at the Rex Grenadian Hotel just outside Grenada’s capital, St. George’s, with a ceremony that is expected to feature addresses…

MESSAGE FROM THE LADY PRESIDENT OF THE UNIA-ACL FOR THE LAUNCH OF THE LIME MONTEGO BAY JERK FESTIVA

MESSAGE FROM THE LADY PRESIDENT OF THE UNIA-ACL  FOR THE LAUNCH OF THE LIME  MONTEGO BAY JERK FESTIVA 2

In this the year of our Centennial Celebration, on behalf of the Universal Negro Improvement-African Communities League (UNIA-ACL), it gives me great pleasure to greet you with our motto: ONE GOD! ONE AIM! ONE DESTINY! It is my belief that in the 100 years of Garveyism, our founder and first national hero, Rt. Excellent Marcus…

CARIBBEAN WEEK TOUCHES DOWN IN THE CANADIAN CAPITAL WITH A WORKSHOP FOR TRAVEL AGENTS

CARIBBEAN WEEK TOUCHES DOWN IN THE CANADIAN CAPITAL WITH A WORKSHOP FOR TRAVEL AGENTS  3

BRIDGETOWN, Barbados (16 June 2014) –  The Caribbean Week Toronto is in a for a boost in 2014 following the Caribbean Tourism Organization (CTO)’s acceptance of an invitation from representatives of national tourist offices in Canada to host a Caribbean Week event in the capital, Ottawa. As a result, Canada’s fourth largest city will host…

Region’s public sector tourism body and hemispheric agriculture agency ink cooperation agreement

Region's public sector tourism body and hemispheric agriculture agency ink cooperation agreement 5

(NEW YORK, NY) 5 June 2014 – Ten years after they began an informal relationship the region’s umbrella public sector tourism organization and the western hemisphere’s agriculture agency have formalized an agreement to strengthen linkages between tourism and agriculture.  The Caribbean Tourism Organization (CTO) and the Inter-American Institute for Cooperation on Agriculture (IICA) signed a…

Caribbean’s umbrella tourism and health agencies sign historic cooperation agreement

Caribbean's umbrella tourism and health agencies sign historic cooperation agreement 6

(NEW YORK, NY) 5 June 2014 – The Caribbean Tourism Organization (CTO), the Caribbean Public Health Agency (CARPHA) and the Caribbean Hotel & Tourism Association (CHTA) have created a partnership to establish and promote health and safety protocols and practices in the tourism workplace in the region. The CTO secretary general and chief executive officer,…

THE REGION’S UMBRELLA TOURISM AND HEALTH AGENCIES AGREE PLAN TO TACKLE HEALTH & SAFETY ISSUES IMPACTING TOURISM

THE REGION’S UMBRELLA TOURISM AND HEALTH AGENCIES AGREE PLAN TO TACKLE HEALTH & SAFETY ISSUES IMPACTING TOURISM 9

(BRIDGETOWN, Barbados) 19 May 2014 – The Caribbean Tourism Organization (CTO) – the region’s tourism development agency charged with leading the Caribbean’s sustainable tourism development – and the Caribbean Public Health Agency (CARPHA), the regional public health agency established by CARICOM, have agreed a plan to address health, safety and environmental (HSE) issues that threaten…