Tag: Barbados

Barbados Tourism launches summer campaign in US and Canada

Barbados Tourism launches summer campaign in US and Canada

editor editor- June 12, 2019 02:06 0

Barbados Tourism Marketing Inc. (BTMI) has officially launched its summer campaign for 2019: “Brilliant Barbados Fly into Savings.” The promotion, which will run in both ... Read More

JetBlue announces year-round service between Newark and Barbados

JetBlue announces year-round service between Newark and Barbados

mm Chief Assignment Editor- April 25, 2019 17:55 0

Barbados Tourism Marketing Inc. (BTMI) and JetBlue announced the expansion of JetBlue’s seasonal weekly service on Saturdays to year-round service between Newark Liberty International Airport ... Read More

Hugh Riley retires as Secretary General of Caribbean Tourism Organization

Hugh Riley retires as Secretary General of Caribbean Tourism Organization

mm Chief Assignment Editor- April 23, 2019 16:00 0

Caribbean Tourism Organization, region’s tourism development agency, is to begin the search for a new Secretary General to replace the departing Hugh Riley. Riley, who ... Read More

Major tour operators converging on Barbados for 2019 meeting with tourism partners

Major tour operators converging on Barbados for 2019 meeting with tourism partners

mm Chief Assignment Editor- April 23, 2019 00:36 0

Three weeks away from the May 1 start of the premier business-to-business marketplace, Connect Barbados, with over 100 participants - inclusive of 56 tour operators, ... Read More

How safe is travel to Africa? African Tourism Board appoints SaferTourism

How safe is travel to Africa? African Tourism Board appoints SaferTourism

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- April 8, 2019 12:14 3

African Tourism Board, (ATB)  has travel and security on its top agenda when attracting visitors to the continent. At the upcoming ATB Launch on April 11, ... Read More

NY Visit: Creative approaches to traditional spaces

NY Visit: Creative approaches to traditional spaces

mm Dr. Elinor Garely - special to eTN- March 30, 2019 21:23 0

Architectural Digest Home Design Show Delivers 40,000 people (approximately) attended the AD Home Design Show earlier this month. Architects, interior designers, retailers and wholesalers, students ... Read More

African Tourism Board tackles visitor surety to keep Africa safe for visitors

African Tourism Board tackles visitor surety to keep Africa safe for visitors

editor editor- March 25, 2019 20:46 0

The official launch of the newly-founded African Tourism Board is only two weeks away, and the U.S.-based interim Chairman Juergen T. Steinmetz explained the organization's ... Read More

Presidential Emergency Order: Boeing 737 Max 8 and Max 9 grounded in the United States

Presidential Emergency Order: Boeing 737 Max 8 and Max 9 grounded in the United States

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- March 13, 2019 18:33 0

US President Donald Trump issued an emergency order to ground all Boeing 737 Max 8 and also Boeing 737 Max 9. Flights on route to a destination ... Read More

Barbados Tourism announces solid 2018 performance

Barbados Tourism announces solid 2018 performance

mm Chief Assignment Editor- March 9, 2019 02:10 0

CEO of the Barbados Tourism Marketing Inc. (BTMI), William ‘Billy’ Griffith, has revealed that Barbados enjoyed a 2.7% increase in stay-over arrivals last year, compared ... Read More

Lufthansa Group expands long-haul portfolio in Frankfurt and Munich with Eurowings

Lufthansa Group expands long-haul portfolio in Frankfurt and Munich with Eurowings

mm Chief Assignment Editor- March 5, 2019 15:38 0

Lufthansa Group will be significantly expanding its tourist-oriented long-haul portfolio at its hubs in Frankfurt and Munich. After the successes of Edelweiss in Zürich and ... Read More

Cunard unveils world-class design team for new cruise ship

Cunard unveils world-class design team for new cruise ship

mm Chief Assignment Editor- February 26, 2019 18:06 0

Luxury cruise line Cunard has announced the world class team of designers recruited to create the interiors for its eagerly anticipated new ship set to ... Read More

Saint Martin/Sint Maarten hosts Annual Regional Trade Show in May

Saint Martin/Sint Maarten hosts Annual Regional Trade Show in May

mm Chief Assignment Editor- February 25, 2019 17:10 0

The Saint Martin/Sint Maarten Annual Regional Trade Show (SMART) offers international and regional buyers the opportunity to meet and network with suppliers and other key ... Read More

Rats on the rise in Barbados: Ministry steps in

Rats on the rise in Barbados: Ministry steps in

editor editor- February 13, 2019 02:34 0

The rat population is on the rise in Barbados, and the Ministry of Health and Wellness has stepped in and allocated BBD $155,000 to address ... Read More

Building Resilience of Caribbean SMTEs: OAS launches $500,000 project

Building Resilience of Caribbean SMTEs: OAS launches $500,000 project

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- January 31, 2019 13:41 0

The Organization of American States (OAS) has launched a US$500,000 project to assist the region’s small and medium tourism enterprises (SMTEs) to build resilience to ... Read More

Record-setting year: Saint Lucia welcomes over 1.2 million visitors in 2018

Record-setting year: Saint Lucia welcomes over 1.2 million visitors in 2018

mm Chief Assignment Editor- January 23, 2019 16:25 0

Saint Lucia has recorded its best performance ever in visitor arrivals, as it welcomed 1,218,294 visitors in 2018. That number represents a 10.2% increase over ... Read More

Android L Will Keep Your Secrets Safer

Android L Will Keep Your Secrets Safer

editor editor- February 17, 2017 06:14 0

The model is talking about booking her latest gig, modeling WordPress underwear in the brand latest Perfectly Fit campaign, which was shot by Lachian Bailey. ... Read More

UK cruise tourists attacked, shot in Barbados

UK cruise tourists attacked, shot in Barbados

editor editor- March 19, 2013 09:37 0

The Foreign Office is investigating reports that two Britons have been shot by a robber while on holiday in Barbados. Read More

Green Globe re-certifies Sea-U Guest House in Barbados

Green Globe re-certifies Sea-U Guest House in Barbados

editor editor- January 25, 2013 03:35 0

LOS ANGELES, California - Green Globe announces re-certification of the Sea-U Guest House in Bathsheba, St. Joseph, Barbados. Read More

African Diaspora Heritage Trail Conference set for September in Barbados

African Diaspora Heritage Trail Conference set for September in Barbados

editor editor- August 16, 2012 04:08 0

The Caribbean island of Barbados is set to host the 8th Annual African Diaspora Heritage Trail (ADHT) Conference, from September 17 to 19, 2012. Read More

Hotel on Barbados’ South Coast recognized for improvement of sustainability performance

Hotel on Barbados’ South Coast recognized for improvement of sustainability performance

editor editor- March 29, 2012 03:07 0

LOS ANGELES, California - Green Globe today announced recertification of the Accra Beach Hotel & Spa, Barbados. Read More

Green Globe recertifies Sea-U Guest House in Barbados

Green Globe recertifies Sea-U Guest House in Barbados

editor editor- January 18, 2012 06:58 0

LOS ANGELES, California - Green Globe today announced recertification of Sea-U Guest House, Tent Bay, Bathsheba. Read More

Barbados responds to comments made by French President Sarkozy

Barbados responds to comments made by French President Sarkozy

editor editor- November 16, 2011 06:33 0

BRIDGETOWN, Barbados - In an official statement issued earlier today, Freundel Stuart, Prime Minister of the Government of Barbados took the opportunity to respond to ... Read More

Sports tourism an important niche for the Caribbean

Sports tourism an important niche for the Caribbean

editor editor- November 10, 2011 05:17 0

At the World Travel Market (WTM), Johnson Johnrose, Communications Specialist for the Caribbean Tourism Organization, had the chance to talk with Pamela Hiles, Director of ... Read More

Barbados focusing on sports tourism

Barbados focusing on sports tourism

editor editor- November 9, 2011 03:14 0

Johnson Johnrose, Communications Specialist for the Caribbean Tourism Organization, caught up with Barbados Tourism Minister Richard Sealy at the World Travel Market and had the ... Read More

Atlantis Submarines Barbados continues commitment to sustainable tourism

Atlantis Submarines Barbados continues commitment to sustainable tourism

editor editor- August 23, 2011 07:02 0

LOS ANGELES, California - Green Globe today announced the recertification of Atlantis Submarines, Barbados. Atlantis Submarines was first certified in December 2008. Read More

Barbados world-class hospital to serve global medical tourism market

Barbados world-class hospital to serve global medical tourism market

editor editor- July 7, 2011 06:59 0

BRIDGETOWN, Barbados - Invest Barbados today announced that a new world-class hospital will be built on the site of the former St. Read More

Caribbean capital leads latest inscriptions to UN World Heritage List

Caribbean capital leads latest inscriptions to UN World Heritage List

editor editor- June 27, 2011 03:36 0

The historic section of the capital of Barbados today became the Caribbean country's first entry on the United Nations-managed World Heritage List after a committee ... Read More

The Barbados Tourism Authority and Rihanna ink marketing deal

The Barbados Tourism Authority and Rihanna ink marketing deal

editor editor- June 16, 2011 04:08 0

NEW YORK - One of the best-selling artists of all time with more than 30 million records and 100 million singles sold, Rihanna has signed ... Read More

Caribbean Hotel & Tourism Association cancels conference

Caribbean Hotel & Tourism Association cancels conference

editor editor- May 27, 2011 06:16 0

The Caribbean Hotel & Tourism Association (CHTA) sent the word out on Monday that the much-anticipated Caribbean Hotel and Tourism Conference (CHTC), previously slated for ... Read More

FAA: Barbados aviation in no shape to fly to US

FAA: Barbados aviation in no shape to fly to US

editor editor- April 14, 2011 04:22 0

According to FAA regulators, a new Caribbean discount airline based in Barbados will have to put their plans for US service on hold. Read More

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