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Official CTO Statement: Passing of Dr. Roy Hastick
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Official CTO Statement: Passing of Dr. Roy Hastick

mm Linda Hohnholz, eTN editor- April 14, 2020

The Caribbean Tourism Organization (CTO) issued the following statement on the passing of Dr. Roy A. Hastick: It is with ... Read More

St. Martin shines at CTO’s Caribbean Week in New York City
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St. Martin shines at CTO’s Caribbean Week in New York City

editor editor- June 11, 2019

The Caribbean Tourism Organization’s, (CTO) Caribbean Week in New York is the largest regional tourism activity in North America. Artists, ... Read More

CTO’s Caribbean Week a monumental success for Antigua & Barbuda
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CTO’s Caribbean Week a monumental success for Antigua & Barbuda

editor editor- June 10, 2019

The Antigua and Barbuda Tourism Authority (ABTA) concluded a week of highly productive meetings and successful activations at the Caribbean ... Read More

Caribbean Tourism Organization honors Noel Mignott with Special Recognition Award
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Caribbean Tourism Organization honors Noel Mignott with Special Recognition Award

editor editor- June 7, 2019

The Caribbean Tourism Organization (CTO) has recognized President & CEO of the PM Group, Noel Mignott, for his extraordinary efforts ... Read More

Caribbean tourism records robust 12% growth in the first quarter of 2019
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Caribbean tourism records robust 12% growth in the first quarter of 2019

mm Chief Assignment Editor- June 7, 2019

Spurred on by a 24 percent rise in arrivals from the United States, the Caribbean recorded a healthy 12 percent ... Read More

CTO: Authentic Caribbean experiences driving influences for travelers’ holiday plans
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CTO: Authentic Caribbean experiences driving influences for travelers’ holiday plans

mm Chief Assignment Editor- June 1, 2019

Today’s traveler demands a more authentic cultural experience and is exploring destinations that highlight artistic, musical, culinary, literary, social, religious ... Read More

2019 Caribbean Sustainable Tourism Development Conference to focus on climate risk, other pressing issues
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2019 Caribbean Sustainable Tourism Development Conference to focus on climate risk, other pressing issues

mm Chief Assignment Editor- May 31, 2019

The Caribbean Tourism Organization (CTO), in partnership with the St. Vincent and the Grenadines Tourism Authority (SVGTA), will be providing ... Read More

Skinny Fabulous to unleash the power of soca on Rum and Rhythm
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Skinny Fabulous to unleash the power of soca on Rum and Rhythm

mm Chief Assignment Editor- May 20, 2019

The leading Caribbean food and rum event in New York will be rocking under the power of Skinny Fabulous, the ... Read More

Silicon Valley Tech executive becomes CTO for Bidroom hotel platform
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Silicon Valley Tech executive becomes CTO for Bidroom hotel platform

mm Chief Assignment Editor- May 8, 2019

Maurizio Tripi has joined the Board of Directors of Bidroom - the no-commission hotel platform - to speed up the ... Read More

Former minister, two directors of tourism among recipients of CTO allied members awards
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Former minister, two directors of tourism among recipients of CTO allied members awards

mm Chief Assignment Editor- May 7, 2019

Former Grenada tourism minister Brenda Hood is among six stalwarts of Caribbean tourism to be honored by the Caribbean Tourism ... Read More

Hugh Riley retires as Secretary General of Caribbean Tourism Organization
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Hugh Riley retires as Secretary General of Caribbean Tourism Organization

mm Chief Assignment Editor- April 23, 2019

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

Saint Lucian taxi company receives international service excellence certification
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Saint Lucian taxi company receives international service excellence certification

mm Chief Assignment Editor- March 25, 2019

A Saint Lucian taxi firm has become the first tourism taxi company in the Caribbean to be Hospitality Assured (HA) ... Read More

Reimagining tourism for the future
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Reimagining tourism for the future

mm Chief Assignment Editor- March 22, 2019

In the last decade or so, tourism has positioned itself as a critical variable in the development planning space and ... Read More

Sunshine Awards founder Gilman Figaro to receive CTO’s Distinguished Caribbean Citizen award
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Sunshine Awards founder Gilman Figaro to receive CTO’s Distinguished Caribbean Citizen award

mm Chief Assignment Editor- March 14, 2019

The Caribbean Tourism Organization (CTO) will present its “Distinguished Caribbean Citizen Award” to Gilman Figaro, founder and chairman of the ... Read More

Tourism to become a US$50 billion industry in India
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Tourism to become a US$50 billion industry in India

editor editor- March 7, 2019

Technology and tourism were in focus at a meeting held on March 6 organized by the Internet and Mobile Association ... Read More

Saint Lucia expects to welcome over 140K cruise tourists in March 2019
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Saint Lucia expects to welcome over 140K cruise tourists in March 2019

mm Chief Assignment Editor- March 5, 2019

The Month of March is expected to be a record-breaking period in Saint Lucia’s cruise sector. Between Friday March 1, ... Read More

JetBlue celebrates Black History Month with poster of cop killer at JFK Airport
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JetBlue celebrates Black History Month with poster of cop killer at JFK Airport

mm Chief Assignment Editor- March 4, 2019

JetBlue has apologized for using a poster of Assata Shakur, an activist who was convicted of killing a police officer, ... Read More

CTO provides more opportunities for Caribbean nationals pursuing careers in tourism
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CTO provides more opportunities for Caribbean nationals pursuing careers in tourism

mm Chief Assignment Editor- February 25, 2019

In an effort to provide more opportunities for Caribbean nationals pursuing higher education and careers in the tourism industry, the ... Read More

CTO: Caribbean tourism is on the upswing
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CTO: Caribbean tourism is on the upswing

mm Chief Assignment Editor- February 13, 2019

The Caribbean tourism sector is projected to record strong growth in 2019 on the heels of a stronger-than-expected performance last ... Read More

Caribbean Tourism strongly endorses Global Tourism Resilience and Crisis Management Center
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Caribbean Tourism strongly endorses Global Tourism Resilience and Crisis Management Center

mm Chief Assignment Editor- February 4, 2019

The Caribbean Tourism Organization (CTO) has reiterated its strong support for the Global Tourism Resilience and Crisis Management Center which ... Read More

How to do Hong Kong on the “Cheapo”
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How to do Hong Kong on the “Cheapo”

editor editor- February 2, 2019

A new website shows how surprisingly affordable Hong Kong can be. The aptly-named "Hong Kong Cheapo" aims to debunk the ... Read More

Caribbean Week returns to New York with unmistakable flair, sound and cuisine
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Caribbean Week returns to New York with unmistakable flair, sound and cuisine

mm Chief Assignment Editor- January 23, 2019

In celebration of the region’s distinct characteristics, diverse backgrounds and standout cultural traditions, Caribbean Week New York’s electrifying activities will ... Read More

Cyprus swears in its first ever Minister for Tourism
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Cyprus swears in its first ever Minister for Tourism

mm Chief Assignment Editor- January 2, 2019

Small Mediterranean island country of Cyprus named former hotel executive Savvas Perdios its first ever Minister for Tourism on Wednesday. ... Read More

CTO Secretary General: 2019 outlook is bright for the Caribbean
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CTO Secretary General: 2019 outlook is bright for the Caribbean

mm Chief Assignment Editor- December 28, 2018

As the Caribbean tourism sector prepares to welcome the New Year, we look forward to 2019 with a sense of ... Read More

Taste of Dominica winner announced
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Taste of Dominica winner announced

mm Chief Assignment Editor- December 19, 2018

Melinda Lowe is the grand prize winner of Taste and Win with Taste of Dominica. Ms. Lowe has won a ... Read More

Caribbean Tourism Organization declares 2019 the ‘Year of Festivals’
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Caribbean Tourism Organization declares 2019 the ‘Year of Festivals’

mm Chief Assignment Editor- December 14, 2018

On the heels of the past year’s successful Year of Rejuvenation, the Caribbean Tourism Organization (CTO) has declared 2019 the ... Read More

ICTP expands to the Caribbean with the Caribbean Tourism Organization joining
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ICTP expands to the Caribbean with the Caribbean Tourism Organization joining

editor editor- September 7, 2012

HALEIWA, Hawaii, USA; BRUSSELS, Belgium; VICTORIA, Seychelles – The International Council of Tourism Partners (ICTP) announced the Caribbean Tourism Organization ... Read More

Caribbean and National Tour Association join forces
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Caribbean and National Tour Association join forces

editor editor- June 11, 2011

NEW YORK, New York - The National Tour Association (NTA) and the Caribbean Tourism Organization (CTO) have created a partnership ... Read More

Caribbean Tourism Day: celebrating diversity
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Caribbean Tourism Day: celebrating diversity

editor editor- November 4, 2009

On the occasion of Caribbean Tourism Day, Hugh Riley, Secretary General of the Caribben Tourism Organization sends this message. Read More

Statement by the Hon. John Maginley, chairman, CTO Council of Ministers, on swine flu
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Statement by the Hon. John Maginley, chairman, CTO Council of Ministers, on swine flu

editor editor- April 29, 2009

Although there are currently no identifiable cases of swine flu among the 33 Caribbean Tourism Organization (CTO) member countries, the ... Read More

Mexico tourism thriving amid economic crisis and high flight rates
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Mexico tourism thriving amid economic crisis and high flight rates

editor editor- November 24, 2008

According to the Caribbean Tourism Organization (CTO) and Mexico’s tourism, the economic crisis and the high prices of flight tickets ... Read More

Caribbean and Green Globe to sign sustainability and carbon neutrality agreement
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Caribbean and Green Globe to sign sustainability and carbon neutrality agreement

editor editor- May 13, 2008

ST. GEORGE’S, Grenada (eTN) - The Caribbean Tourism Organization (CTO) and Green Globe is to sign a Memorandum of Understanding ... Read More