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Category: Caribbean News

Tourism to the rescue of Saint Vincent

eturbonews- April 14, 2021 0

Jamaica Tourism Minister Hon. Edmund Bartlett chaired the Global Tourism Summit with Saint Vincent and Grenadines (SVG) Prime Minister Gonsalves and global tourism partners as ... Read More

Sandals Resorts returns to Decker/Royal travel roster

eturbonews- April 13, 2021 0

Sandals Resorts returns to the Decker/Royal travel roster after a long hiatus, ready to promote their flagship award-winning brand. - eTurboNews | Trends | Travel ... Read More

WestJet extends Mexico and Caribbean flight suspension

eturbonews- April 13, 2021 0

WestJet extends sun-flight suspensions until June 4, 2021 - eTurboNews | Trends | Travel News Online Read More

Anguilla updates public health protocols for visitors

eturbonews- April 13, 2021 0

Application fees and stay-in-place requirements to be reduced for fully-vaccinated persons. - eTurboNews | Trends | Travel News Online Read More

Guyana Tourism to create Green Traveler’s Guide to Guyana

eturbonews- April 12, 2021 0

GTA hopes that the Green Traveler’s Guide to Guyana will increase destination awareness among one of its key target audience - eTurboNews | Trends | ... Read More

Jamaican firm to conduct CTO’s Tourism HR knowledge and skills audit

eturbonews- April 9, 2021 0

Caribbean Tourism Organization conducts its first-ever regional skills audit - eTurboNews | Trends | Travel News Online Read More

Caribbean island of St. Vincent evacuated after volcanic eruption

eturbonews- April 9, 2021 0

St. Lucia and Grenada, as well as Barbados and Antigua have agreed to take refugees from St. Vincent - eTurboNews | Trends | Travel News ... Read More

Tobago Tourism Agency launches Mask On Tobago contest

eturbonews- April 7, 2021 0

Mask On Tobago encourages the public to unite to create a safer Tobago for residents, hospitality staff and visitors - eTurboNews | Trends | Travel ... Read More

What’s new in the islands of The Bahamas in April

eturbonews- April 7, 2021 0

The Bahamas is ready to continue to bring visitors the unparalleled vacation experience it is known for - eTurboNews | Trends | Travel News Online Read More

Jamaica over Easter weekend: Major increase in arrivals

eturbonews- April 7, 2021 0

Jamaica Tourism Minister Hon. Edmund Bartlett indicated that year to date, Jamaica has welcomed some 209,930 passengers to the island, 164,157 of which were tourists. ... Read More

Norwegian Cruise Line to homeport in Jamaica

eturbonews- April 6, 2021 0

Jamaica Tourism Minister, Edmund Bartlett has revealed that Jamaica has finalized arrangements with global cruise company, Norwegian Cruise Line, to homeport one of their vessels ... Read More

Sandals Royal Caribbean transformation complete

eturbonews- April 5, 2021 0

On the heels of recent expansions at the Jamaican retreat, Sandals Royal Caribbean is once again adding to its luxurious offerings with 2 new room ... Read More

Pan-Caribbean meeting sheds light on East Indian Community in St. Vincent

eturbonews- April 2, 2021 0

St. Vincent in the Caribbean has a population of approximately 111,000 persons, consisting mainly of persons of African descent. There are small numbers of mixed ... Read More

British Virgin Islands: Arriving passengers to cover cost of ground and sea transportation

eturbonews- April 1, 2021 0

All passengers arriving in the BVI will pay for transportation during COVID-19 quarantine period - eTurboNews | Trends | Travel News Online Read More

Sandals gives complimentary vacations to 300 Caribbean health care workers

eturbonews- March 30, 2021 0

Sandals Resorts International announced this month its decision to provide 300 health care workers across the Caribbean islands in which it operates with complimentary 2-night ... Read More

The Truth in Mexico on COVID-19 deaths is hard to swallow

Juergen T Steinmetz- March 29, 2021 0

From number 17 to number 2 in the world. This was the statistical jump in analyzing the number of people dying on COVID-19 in Mexico. ... Read More

Anguilla Tourist Board announces new Deputy Director of Tourism

eturbonews- March 29, 2021 0

Anguilla Tourist Board promotes Mrs. Shellya Rogers-Webster to the position of Deputy Director of Tourism - eTurboNews | Trends | Travel News Online Read More

St. Barts orders vaccination campaign to reopen borders

eturbonews- March 29, 2021 0

Beginning April 19, 2021, the French Government will launch a vaccination campaign to immunize all eligible adults on the island. It is anticipated that the ... Read More

Sandals Resorts sees vacation bookings outpace pre-COVID numbers

eturbonews- March 26, 2021 0

Sandals executive chairman, Adam Stewart, discussed the remarkable nearly 25% increase in Caribbean vacation bookings versus 2019. - eTurboNews | Trends | Travel News Online Read More

Jamaica Tourism recovery requires strong multi-level response and partnership

eturbonews- March 26, 2021 0

Jamaica Tourism Minister, Hon. Edmund Bartlett, is urging global and regional policymakers to utilize new approaches, partnerships and a strong multi-level response to aid in ... Read More

Sandals Team Member Exchange Program to boost Caribbean employment

eturbonews- March 25, 2021 0

A central part of Sandals’ strategic plan for its Regional Exchange Program is to increase direct employment and boost inter-Caribbean exposure. - eTurboNews | Trends ... Read More

Jamaica Tourism to offer free globally-accredited online courses

eturbonews- March 25, 2021 0

Starting April 2021, the Jamaica Centre of Tourism Innovation (JCTI) will be offering, mostly free of charge, four American Hotel and Lodging Educational Institute (AHLEI) ... Read More

Jamaica $6 million tourism linkages backyard gardening project to be expanded

editor- March 24, 2021 0

Jamaica Tourism Minister, Hon. Edmund Bartlett, has revealed that the $6 million tourism linkages backyard gardening project, which has been implemented by the Tourism Enhancement ... Read More

Organizers to Forgo Carnival in Jamaica for April 2021

eturbonews- March 23, 2021 0

Tourism Minister, Hon. Edmund Bartlett has announced that due to the challenges posed by the COVID-19 pandemic, the organizers of Carnival in Jamaica will forego ... Read More

Dominica rolls out Work in Nature Extended Stay Visa

eturbonews- March 22, 2021 0

The island offers high-speed internet and technology services, modern health care facilities, educational options for families - eTurboNews | Trends | Travel News Online Read More

Bahamas Ministry of Tourism thrilled to welcome back Royal Caribbean International

eturbonews- March 22, 2021 0

Bahamas Ministry of Tourism looks forward to the successful return of cruise travel to The Bahamas this summe - eTurboNews | Trends | Travel News ... Read More

2021 Antigua Classic Yacht Regatta cancelled

eturbonews- March 20, 2021 0

For classic yachts already in Antigua, we are hoping to hold an informal sailing only weekend at the end of April this year - eTurboNews ... Read More

St. Eustatius: No more quarantine for vaccinated Statians

eturbonews- March 19, 2021 0

Statia residents that are fully vaccinated do not need to go into quarantine when entering Statia after traveling abroad - eTurboNews | Trends | Travel ... Read More

Sandals Grenada in St. George’s reopening March 31

eturbonews- March 19, 2021 0

In the heart of exclusive Pink Gin Beach on an exotic island paradise where the intoxicating scent of spices and tropical blooms make a heady ... Read More

Royal Caribbean Group sells its Azamara brand

eturbonews- March 19, 2021 0

Azamara's success and growth trajectory will continue under the stewardship of Sycamore - eTurboNews | Trends | Travel News Online Read More