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IMEX America back for business

eturbonews- March 12, 2021 0

With both the trade show’s hotel room blocks and exhibitor manual going live this week, the IMEX team intends to make the “Road to Mandalay” ... Read More

Crystal Cruises Launches Close-to-Home Bahamas Escapes from Nassau and Bimini

eturbonews- March 11, 2021 0

The Bahamas is ready to welcome cruise visitors back to the islands in a partnership with Crystal Cruises to help restore and re-activate the tourism ... Read More

Pack your Sandals and head for Sandals – in the Caribbean

eturbonews- March 10, 2021 0

As travelers make plans to head out into the sunshine, the Caribbean immediately comes to mind. With warm tropical breezes and clear ocean waters, islands ... Read More

Jamaica Blue Mountain Coffee Festival will go on

eturbonews- March 10, 2021 0

In keeping with national COVID-19 protocols, the Tourism Enhancement Fund (TEF), through its Tourism Linkages Network division, will be hosting the highly-anticipated Jamaica Blue Mountain ... Read More

Seychelles welcomes Moscow flights to Mahe

eturbonews- March 9, 2021 0

Seychelles has welcomed the recent announcement of Aeroflot’s launch of flights from Moscow to Mahe, after the western Indian Ocean country reported the re-opening of ... Read More

Jamaica Gastronomy Forum Series to Boost Tourism Rebound

eturbonews- March 8, 2021 0

Jamaica Tourism Minister, Hon. Edmund Bartlett, has outlined that the latest initiative by the Tourism Enhancement Fund (TEF), through its Tourism Linkages Network division, to ... Read More

Finding Silver Linings in a COVID-Affected Tourism World

eturbonews- March 8, 2021 0

It’s difficult to draw many positives out of the COVID-19 situation, particularly for tourism businesses who have been impacted negatively by the virus and the ... Read More

Seychelles opens up to the world

eturbonews- March 4, 2021 0

  The Indian Ocean island destination Seychelles has announced that it will be welcoming visitors from across the globe, irrespective of their vaccination status, as ... Read More

Uniglobe marks 40-year anniversary with optimism and future focus

eturbonews- March 3, 2021 0

Uniglobe, a leading travel management company for the global SME market, today kicks off its 40th anniversary with a series of #Uniglobe40Strong events to recognize ... Read More

Sandals Royal Barbados: Impressive expansion in time for summer

eturbonews- March 1, 2021 0

Sandals Resorts International (SRI) continues its development in the Caribbean as Sandals Royal Barbados breaks ground on an exciting new expansion, just in time for ... Read More

Seychelles Tourism Board’s Annual GCC Roadshow Goes Virtual

eturbonews- February 26, 2021 0

As the whole world shifts into the digital age, the Seychelles Tourism Board (STB) follows, continuing its mission to establish and foster stronger relationships with ... Read More

Malta: A Mediterranean Destination Filled with Authenticity and Curated Exclusive Experiences

eturbonews- February 25, 2021 0

Malta, an archipelago located in the heart of the Mediterranean Sea, has been acclaimed for its luxurious accommodations, warm climate, and 7,000 years of history. ... Read More

Jamaica Tourism Minister calls for fair and united approach needed in global distribution of vaccines

eturbonews- February 25, 2021 0

Jamaica Tourism Minister, Hon. Edmund Bartlett, has called for a fair and united approach to the global distribution of COVID-19 vaccines, amid growing criticism worldwide, ... Read More

Sandals Emerald Bay reopens its doors

eturbonews- February 24, 2021 0

Sandals Emerald Bay, Golf, Tennis & Spa Resort in Great Exuma, The Bahamas, has officially reopened its doors today, welcoming guests back with its warm ... Read More

Seychelles welcomes STORY and L’Escale onto its shores

eturbonews- February 19, 2021 0

The Seychelles Islands luxury segment expands as the tropical island destination welcomes STORY (Seychelles) and L’Escale Resort Marina & Spa two exclusive properties on Mahé.   ... Read More

Sandals Resorts makes it easy to rekindle romance

eturbonews- February 17, 2021 0

Just because Valentine’s Day is over, doesn’t mean couples can’t celebrate love 365 days a year! Sandals Resorts is inspiring couples to reignite play and ... Read More

Hong Kong Tourism Board to Boost City’s Recovery

eturbonews- February 16, 2021 0

The Hong Kong Tourism Board (HKTB) announced today its first global fan-engagement program, “Hong Kong Super Fans,” to accelerate its promotional efforts as part of ... Read More

Jetblue CEO Issues Apology to Jamaican Government and People of Jamaica

eturbonews- February 16, 2021 0

Chief Executive Officer of JetBlue Airways, Robin Hayes, issued a personal apology to the Jamaican Government and the people of Jamaica earlier today, following the recent ... Read More

Jamaica Tourism Minister: Take Greater Advantage of Growing Rum Tourism Niche Market

eturbonews- February 15, 2021 0

Jamaica Tourism Minister Hon. Edmund Bartlett is calling on private sector interests to take greater advantage of the growing rum tourism niche market in order ... Read More

Jamaica Tourism Minister Chairs OAS Tourism Recovery Working Group Meeting

eturbonews- February 12, 2021 0

Jamaica Tourism Minister Hon. Edmund Bartlett yesterday chaired the third meeting of a high-level Organization of American States (OAS) Working Group that is currently developing ... Read More

Sandals Beaches and Resorts: Book and travel with confidence

eturbonews- February 11, 2021 0

Sandals Beaches and Resorts is thrilled to continue making travel as safe and stress-free as possible for guests with the extension of its Cancellation Protection Benefit and Travel ... Read More

Seychelles stars in German TV Show “The Dream Ship”

eturbonews- February 10, 2021 0

Sailing large, the German series “Dream Ship” hit the Indian Ocean destination, as the Seychelles Islands was featured on the popular German TV Show, “Das ... Read More

From The Bahamas with Love: Virtual romance expo

eturbonews- February 10, 2021 0

The Bahamas, one of the world’s leading destinations for weddings and honeymoons, is gearing up to host two virtual events – From The Bahamas With ... Read More

$20 COVID-19 testing for Hawaii-bound travelers launched at San Jose Airport

Chief Assignment Editor- February 10, 2021 0

This new testing opportunity represents an investment in our shared commitment to health and safety and is a welcome addition to our airport’s slate of ... Read More

Marriott goes big in the Caribbean and Mexico: Jamaica’s Tourism Minister loves it

eturbonews- February 9, 2021 0

Jamaica Tourism Minister Bartlett is pleased with Marriott and Sunwing Travel Groups and their trendsetting marketing deal which he believes will help in his nation’s ... Read More

“The Nevisian Kiss” on the Island of Love

eturbonews- February 9, 2021 0

To solidify Nevis’ position as the definitive “Island of Love,” the Nevis Tourism Authority (NTA) has introduced a specialty cocktail with aphrodisiac properties for Valentine’s ... Read More

Steps being taken to reset Jamaica Tourism sector

eturbonews- February 8, 2021 0

Jamaica Tourism Minister Edmund Bartlett has revealed that steps are currently being taken to ‘reset’ the tourism sector to ensure that it benefits even more ... Read More

Hon. Edmund Bartlett meets with Executive Director of Integrity Commission

eturbonews- February 8, 2021 0

The Executive Director of the Integrity Commission, Greg Christie (see left in the photo), recently paid a courtesy call on Jamaica Tourism Minister Hon. Edmund ... Read More

Tourism Minister Meets With New Jamaica Heads of Mission

eturbonews- February 4, 2021 0

Jamaica Tourism Minister, Hon. Edmund Bartlett, (seen second right in the photo) and Permanent Secretary in the Ministry of Tourism, Jennifer Griffith (seen left) paused ... Read More

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

eturbonews- February 4, 2021 0

The Bahamas appeals to travelers looking for a warm winter getaway in February as hotels and activities continue to reopen across the islands and resorts ... Read More