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Tourism Has A Central Role In Driving Development In The Caribbean

Tourism Has A Central Role In Driving Development In The Caribbean
Published on Nov 16 2017 // Blogs, Caribbean, United Kingdom
 By David Jessop  News Americas, LONDON, England, Fri. Nov. 17, 2017: In just over a week’s time, Jamaica will host a major international conference intended to reposition tourism as a global driver of sustainable development. Unlike other industry related events, ‘Jobs and Inclusive Growth: Partnerships...

Caribbean Travel – Here Are The Hotels And Companies Americans Now Need To Avoid When Traveling To Cuba

Caribbean Travel – Here Are The Hotels And Companies Americans Now Need To Avoid When Traveling To Cuba
The U.S. State Department is also warning Americans against staying at Grand Memories Varadero. News Americas, MIAMI, Fl, Thurs. Nov. 9, 2017: The Donald Trump roll back on travel by Americans to Cuba has begun. You will now have to avoid more than 80 hotels and dozens of other companies because the...

Caribbean Business – Russia’s Growing Caribbean Interest

Caribbean Business – Russia’s Growing Caribbean Interest
Published on Nov 02 2017 // Business, Caribbean, Top Stories, United Kingdom
Russia’s Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov (L) shakes hands with Saint Kitts and Nevis’s Foreign Minister Mark Brantley during talks on the sidelines of the 72nd session of UN General Assembly. Alexander Shcherbak/TASS (Photo by Alexander Shcherbak\TASS via Getty Images) By David Jessop  News...

Caribbean Tourism – The Solo Traveler And The Caribbean

Caribbean Tourism – The Solo Traveler And The Caribbean
Published on Nov 02 2017 // Caribbean, Features, Travel and Lifestyle, United Kingdom
By David Jessop News Americas, LONDON, England, Fri. Nov. 3, 2017: One of the odder experiences in my past was when, while sitting on a beach in Barbados, a young American visitor appeared from nowhere and asked if I was vacationing on my own. As it happened, I was quietly spending a Sunday alone before...

Former Antigua Government Minister Says He Was Not Charged And Is Not On Bail

Former Antigua Government Minister Says He Was Not Charged And Is Not On Bail
Published on Oct 24 2017 // Antigua, Caribbean, News, Top Stories, United Kingdom
The now former Antigua & Barbuda minister of tourism, economic development investment and energy Ascot Michael. (Facebook image) News Americas, MIAMI, FL, Weds. Oct. 25, 2017: The now former Antigua & Barbuda minister of tourism, economic development investment and energy who had his appointment...

This Caribbean Minister Has Been Arrested And Suspended On The Same Day

This Caribbean Minister Has Been Arrested And Suspended On The Same Day
Published on Oct 23 2017 // Antigua, Breaking News, Features, News, Top Stories, United Kingdom
Antigua & Barbuda minister of tourism, economic development investment and energy Ascot Michael has been arrested by the MET Police and suspended by his PM. (Facebook image) News Americas, MIAMI, FL, Tues. Oct. 24, 2017: A Caribbean-born minister of tourism, economic development investment and energy...

Climate Change And The Graduation Of The Caribbean

Climate Change And The Graduation Of The Caribbean
Published on Oct 16 2017 // Blogs, Caribbean, Top Stories, United Kingdom
By David Jessop News Americas, LONDON, England, Tues. Oct. 17, 2017: A week or so ago, CARICOM’s Secretary-General, Irwin LaRocque, made clear that if the Caribbean is ever to be able to respond sustainably to the devastation caused by climate change, the eligibility criteria for development assistance...

Jamaican Singer Who Contributed To Rihanna’s ‘Work’ To Get ASCAP Award

Jamaican Singer Who Contributed To Rihanna’s ‘Work’ To Get ASCAP Award
Richie Stephens at the ASCAP 2017 Rhythm & Soul Music Awards at the Beverly Wilshire Four Seasons Hotel on June 22, 2017 in Beverly Hills, California. (Photo by Earl Gibson III/Getty Images for ASCAP) By NAN ET Editor News Americas, NEW YORK, NY, Fri. Oct. 13, 2017: A top Jamaican singer who contributed...

Puerto Rico: An Island Apart?

Puerto Rico: An Island Apart?
Published on Oct 10 2017 // Blogs, Features, Puerto Rico, Top Stories, United Kingdom
Gabriel Ortega, 29, surveys the damage on his property after Hurricane Maria made landfall, September 21, 2017 in San Juan, Puerto Rico. The majority of the island has lost power, in San Juan many are left without running water or cell phone service, and the Governor said Maria is the ‘most devastating...

The Business of Tourism – Cyber Security, The Caribbean And The Hospitality Sector

The Business of Tourism – Cyber Security, The Caribbean And The Hospitality Sector
Published on Oct 05 2017 // Caribbean, Features, Travel and Lifestyle, United Kingdom
A team of computer experts and hackers work at a cabin in Playa del Carmen, Mexico, on Tuesday, July 11, 2017. (Photographer: Brett Gundlock/Bloomberg via Getty Images) By David Jessop News Americas, LONDON, England, Fri. Oct. 6, 2017: Few of us when booking a flight, hotel, or a rental car think twice...