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Hyatt announces plans for Hyatt Centric hotel in Barbados

Hyatt announces plans for Hyatt Centric hotel in Barbados

CHICAGO, IL - Hyatt Hotels Corporation announced today that a Hyatt affiliate has entered into a management agreement with Vision Developments Inc.

AEG Facilities to manage Puerto Rico Convention Center

AEG Facilities to manage Puerto Rico Convention Center

SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico – AEG Facilities is pleased to announce that it was awarded management for the Puerto Rico Convention Center (PRCC) effective August 1, 2016.

Jamaica's Tourism Ministry hosts second staging of ‘Christmas in July’

Jamaica's Tourism Ministry hosts second staging of ‘Christmas in July’

KINGSTON, Jamaica - In a bid to to encourage the purchase of more locally made gift items by corporate Jamaica, the Ministry of Tourism’s Tourism Linkages Network will host the second staging of ...

Quake hits off the coast of Chile

Quake hits off the coast of Chile

A 6.3 earthquake occurred off the coast of Aisen in Chile today at 01:25:12 UTC in a sparsely populated area of southern Chile of glaciers, fjords and snow-capped mountains.

CHIC by Royalton Punta Cana certified by Green Globe

CHIC by Royalton Punta Cana certified by Green Globe

Green Globe

LOS ANGELES, California - On the golden sands of Uvero Alto beach in the Dominican Republic, CHIC by Royalton Punta Cana provides discerning travelers with an exclusive social vacation ...

Jamaica's Tourism Minister: 1.5 million Falmouth cruise arrivals by 2021

Jamaica's Tourism Minister: 1.5 million Falmouth cruise arrivals by 2021

FALMOUTH, Trelawny, Jamaica - Minister of Tourism Edmund Bartlett is projecting that in light of current plans to transform Falmouth into a premiere regional destination, cruise arrivals to the ...

Dominican Republic offers contrasting natural beauty

Dominican Republic offers contrasting natural beauty

SANTO DOMINGO, Dominican Republic - Home to nine different ecozones, Dominican Republic's natural contrasts provide a bevy of breathtaking nature for visitors to explore.

Princess Juliana International Airport installs Bar Code Boarding Pass e-Gates

Princess Juliana International Airport installs Bar Code Boarding Pass e-Gates

SIMPSON BAY, Sint Maarten - The Princess Juliana International Airport (SXM) recently installed six Bar Code Boarding Pass (BCBP) e-Gates to provide a faster, simpler, and more convenient boarding ...

Earthquake rocks northern Chile

Earthquake rocks northern Chile

SANTIAGO, Chile - Magnitude 6.2 earthquake rocked Chile's Atacama region today.

Preliminary Earthquake Report:

Magnitude 6.2

Date-Time • 25 Jul 2016 17:26:50 UTC

IOC Executive Board: Russia to compete at Rio Olympics

IOC Executive Board: Russia to compete at Rio Olympics

The IOC Executive Board (EB) in Lausanne on Sunday, July 24, 2016, made a decision to accept Russia to compete in the upcoming Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro, the largest sports tourism event in ...

Volaris reports record second quarter 2016 results

Volaris reports record second quarter 2016 results

MEXICO CITY, Mexico - Volaris, the ultra-low-cost airline serving Mexico, the United States and Central America, today announced its financial results for the second quarter 2016.

Avianca Holdings: Over 2.4 million passengers in June 2016

Avianca Holdings: Over 2.4 million passengers in June 2016

BOGOTA, Colombia - In June, the subsidiary companies of Avianca Holdings SA transported 2,460,627 passengers, an increase of 5.3% compared to June 2015.

Holiday Inn Parque Anhembi inspires through CSR actions

Holiday Inn Parque Anhembi inspires through CSR actions

Green Globe

LOS ANGELES, California - The Holiday Inn Parque Anhembi is an InterContinental Hotels Group (IHG) property well known in Sao Paulo for its professional and friendly services.

ASUR: 2Q16 passenger traffic up 5.38 percent

ASUR: 2Q16 passenger traffic up 5.38 percent

MEXICO CITY, Mexico - Grupo Aeroportuario del Sureste, SAB de CV (ASUR) the first privatized airport group in Mexico and operator of Cancún Airport and eight other airports in southeast Mexico, ...

Jamaica's Tourism Sector Excellence Program returns

Jamaica's Tourism Sector Excellence Program returns

RUNAWAY BAY, St Ann, Jamaica - The national Tourism Service Excellence Program (TSEP), which rewards industry workers at all levels for outstanding customer service, is back on the agenda of the ...

JetBlue launches Mint to Grenada

JetBlue launches Mint to Grenada

NEW YORK, NY - JetBlue today announced it will offer its successful Mint premium service to Grenada starting in January 2017.

Jamaica's Tourism Ministry commits $1 billion to national security efforts

Jamaica's Tourism Ministry commits $1 billion to national security efforts

SAINT CATHERINE, Jamaica - The Minister of Tourism Edmund Bartlett has committed 1 Billion dollars over the next four years to fund security initiatives as part of his Ministry’s efforts to ...

Aeromexico reports 2Q16 results

Aeromexico reports 2Q16 results

MEXICO CITY, Mexico - Grupo Aeromexico SAB de CV today reported its unaudited consolidated results for the second quarter 2016.

KEY FINANCIAL HIGHLIGHTS FOR THE SECOND QUARTER 2016

GOL announces June 2016 preliminary air traffic results

GOL announces June 2016 preliminary air traffic results

SAO PAULO, Brazil - GOL Linhas Aereas Inteligentes SA today announced preliminary air traffic figures for the month of June 2016, 2Q16 and for 2016 year-to-date.

Jamaica's Tourism Minister to officially launch Kingston's newest hotel

Jamaica's Tourism Minister to officially launch Kingston's newest hotel

KINGSTON, Jamaica - Minister Bartlett will officially launch Kingston’s newest hotel, The Renfrew, a five-star addition to the city’s room inventory.

Greyhound Mexico celebrates one year anniversary

Greyhound Mexico celebrates one year anniversary

DALLAS, TX - Today marks the official first anniversary of Greyhound's launch into Mexico, a venture that allowed the company to make history by becoming the first US-based intercity bus company ...

Jamaica House Rio 2016 launched in Kingston

Jamaica House Rio 2016 launched in Kingston

KINGSTON, Jamaica – As the countdown continues to the single largest sporting event this Summer, the XXXI Olympiad, Jamaica House 2016 was launched in Kingston on Wednesday, July 13.

Mexico’s premier LGBT destination to host major LGBT events in 2016 and 2017

Mexico’s premier LGBT destination to host major LGBT events in 2016 and 2017

PUERTO VALLARTA, Mexico - Puerto Vallarta, long-celebrated as the preferred vacation destination for the LGBT community in Mexico, and the first city in Mexico to be granted Gay Travel Approved ...

Hertz Mexico pioneers rental of hybrid cars in the country

Hertz Mexico launches the Hertz Green Collection Hertz Mexico pioneers rental of hybrid cars in the country

MEXICO CITY and ESTERO, FL - Hertz Global Holdings Inc has announced that its Hertz Green Collection - known as Green Traveler Collection in the US - has been launched in Mexico with a fleet of ...

Tourism Minister: Major initiative underway to develop Jamaica's craft sector

Tourism Minister: Major initiative underway to develop Jamaica's craft sector

KINGSTON, Jamaica - Minister of Tourism Edmund Bartlett, has declared that his Ministry and its agencies are placing greater emphasis on the development of creative talents within the craft and ...

Trinidad and Tobago welcomes US teachers seeking to boost science curriculum

Trinidad and Tobago welcomes US teachers seeking to boost science curriculum

Trinidad & Tobago Tourism

Teachers from the Omaha Public School in Nebraska, United States of America (USA) will be visiting Trinidad and Tobago to learn more about our country’s biodiversity and abundant eco systems as ...

Jamaica's Minister of Tourism to meet with Timeshare partners in Mexico

Jamaica's Minister of Tourism to meet with Timeshare partners in Mexico

KINGSTON, Jamaica - Minister of Tourism Edmund Bartlett, is set to attend high level meetings with key Timeshare stakeholders in Los Cabos, Mexico which is arguably the leading player in the ...

Jamaica Tourist Board launches Jamaica House Rio 2016

Jamaica Tourist Board launches Jamaica House Rio 2016

KINGSTON, Jamaica - The Jamaica Tourist Board invites you to participate in the launch of Jamaica House Rio 2016.

Brazil launches health self-monitoring app for Olympic tourits

Brazil launches health self-monitoring app for Olympic tourits

RIO DE JANEIRO, Brazil - Brazilians and international attendees of the Olympic and Paralympic Games will have the opportunity to self-monitor and report symptoms typical of known epidemics in the ...

Qatar Airways to acquire shares in LATAM Airlines Group

Qatar Airways to acquire shares in LATAM Airlines Group

LATAM Airlines Group S.A., Latin America’s leading airline group, and world-class airline Qatar Airways, both members of the oneworld alliance, announced today that they have entered into a ...

Summer promotions drive travelers to Puerto Rico

Summer promotions drive travelers to Puerto Rico

SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico - The Puerto Rico Tourism Company (PRTC)'s fourth annual Summer is Easy promotion is outpacing last summer's bookings.

Embraer delivers 26 commercial and 26 executive jets in 2Q16

Embraer delivers 26 commercial and 26 executive jets in 2Q16

SAO JOSE DOS CAMPOS, Brazil - During the second quarter of 2016 (2Q16), Embraer delivered 26 jets to the commercial aviation market and the same number to the business aviation market, of which 23 ...

Antigua and Barbuda Tourism Authority appoints Director of Tourism, US

Integral New Role Will Focus on Continued Growth of US Tourism Arrivals Antigua and Barbuda Tourism Authority appoints Director of Tourism, US

Antigua and Barbuda Tourism

NEW YORK, NY - NEW YORK, New York - The Antigua and Barbuda Tourism Authority is pleased to announce that Kim Jack Riley has been named Director of Tourism, USA, based in New York City.

International Gay & Lesbian Travel Association expands outreach in Brazil

International Gay & Lesbian Travel Association expands outreach in Brazil

SAO PAULO, Brazil - The International Gay & Lesbian Travel Association welcomed Clovis Casemiro to its staff this week as Membership Coordinator – Brazil.

Aeromexico reports June 2016 traffic results

Aeromexico reports June 2016 traffic results

MEXICO CITY, Mexico - Grupo Aeromexico S A B de C V today reported June 2016 operational results.

Mexican airport group announces 8.3% passenger traffic increase

Grupo Aeroportuario del Sureste Mexican airport group announces 8.3% passenger traffic increase

MEXICO CITY, Mexico - Grupo Aeroportuario del Sureste, S A B de C V(ASUR), the first privatized airport group in Mexico and operator of Cancun Airport and eight other airports in southeast Mexico, ...

Minister: Jamaica's tourism to be boosted by collaborative marketing strategy

Minister: Jamaica's tourism to be boosted by collaborative marketing strategy

MONTEGO BAY, Jamaica - In the face of various challenges, a collaborative approach has been adopted by public and private sector tourism stakeholders to market destination Jamaica moving ...

Volaris: Strong market demand drives passenger traffic growth of 29 percent

Volaris: Strong market demand drives passenger traffic growth of 29 percent

MEXICO CITY, Mexico - Volaris, the ultra-low-cost airline serving Mexico, the United States and Central America, reports June 2016 and year-to-date preliminary traffic results.

Opera Festival on Trinidad and Tobago: A celebration for the entire family

Opera Festival on Trinidad and Tobago: A celebration for the entire family

Trinidad & Tobago Tourism

The Opera Festival on Trinidad and Tobago promises to be a celebration of great music and authentic Trinbagonian talent and will comprise several classical music events from opera, to master ...

Newly-created role affirms Antigua and Barbuda’s commitment to building tourism

New Director of Tourism, Canada at Tourism Authority named Newly-created role affirms Antigua and Barbuda’s commitment to building tourism

Antigua and Barbuda Tourism Authority

TORONTO, Ontario – “We are delighted to appoint Colin Skerritt, as Director of Tourism, Canada,” says Antigua and Barbuda Minister of Tourism, Economic Development, Investment and Energy, ...

Excellent news for Rio tourism: Flight bookings booming for the Rio Olympics

Excellent news for Rio tourism: Flight bookings booming for the Rio Olympics

Rio is one of the most beautiful world cities to visit. At the same time this world metropole Rio is hungry for some good news when it comes to tourism, and excellent news was released today.

New American Airlines flights from the UK to Belize without overnighting

New American Airlines flights from the UK to Belize without overnighting

From November, Britons will be able to fly return to Belize City without an overnight connection in the US or Mexico, making this Central American destination more accessible for the first ...

AC Hotel by Marriott to open in Condado, San Juan

AC Hotel by Marriott to open in Condado, San Juan

SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico - Secretary of Government, Grace M. Santana Balado; Executive Director of the Puerto Rico Tourism Company (PRTC), Ingrid I.

LATAM Airlines Group publishes 2015 Sustainability Report

LATAM Airlines Group publishes 2015 Sustainability Report

SANTIAGO, Chile – LATAM Airlines Group today publishes its third annual Sustainability Report, written in accordance with Global Reporting Initiative (GRI) guidelines.

DoubleTree by Hilton announces new hotel in Veracruz, Mexico

DoubleTree by Hilton announces new hotel in Veracruz, Mexico

VERACRUZ, Mexico & MCLEAN, VA - Hilton Worldwide announced today the opening of the new 226-room DoubleTree by Hilton Veracruz, conveniently located across from the beach overlooking the ...

Historic debut: Starwood announces opening of Four Points Havana

Historic debut: Starwood announces opening of Four Points Havana

STAMFORD, CT - Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide, Inc today announced a historic milestone with the opening of Four Points Havana — the company’s first hotel in Cuba—representing a ...

Three RIU hotels in Mexico awarded highly-coveted Four Diamond accolade

Three RIU hotels in Mexico awarded highly-coveted Four Diamond accolade

MEXICO CITY, Mexico - The American Automobile Association (AAA) has once again awarded three RIU Hotels & Resorts in Mexico with the highly-coveted Four Diamond accolade.

Volaris added to Mexican Stock Exchange Composite Index

Volaris added to Mexican Stock Exchange Composite Index

MEXICO CITY, Mexico - Volaris announces that on Friday June 24, the Mexican Stock Exchange (BMV) notified changes to the Índice de Precios y Cotizaciones (IPC) index, according to which Volaris ...

Aruba and UNWTO announce International Happiness 360 Conference

Aruba and UNWTO announce International Happiness 360 Conference

ORANJESTAD, Aruba - Leading up to International World Tourism Day, the One happy island of Aruba will host Happiness 360 Conference World Tourism Aruba – an international symposium in ...

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