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Bartlett: J$250 million paid over to Jamaica’s Tourism Workers Pension Scheme Fund Manager
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Bartlett: J$250 million paid over to Jamaica’s Tourism Workers Pension Scheme Fund Manager

mm Chief Assignment Editor- April 15, 2020

Jamaica's Tourism Minister, the Hon. Edmund Bartlett says the initial $250 million of the $1 billion committed to long-awaited Tourism ... Read More

Bartlett meets with Craft Vendors to discuss strategies to mitigate against  COVID-19 impact
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Bartlett meets with Craft Vendors to discuss strategies to mitigate against COVID-19 impact

mm Chief Assignment Editor- March 27, 2020

Jamaica's Minister of Tourism, Hon Edmund Bartlett has met with craft vendors, one of the key sub-sector groups in tourism, ... Read More

Bartlett: Ministries of Tourism and Health, JHTA partnering to provide rooms for COVID-19 patients
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Bartlett: Ministries of Tourism and Health, JHTA partnering to provide rooms for COVID-19 patients

mm Chief Assignment Editor- March 24, 2020

Jamaica's Minister of Tourism, Hon Edmund Bartlett has announced that his Ministry along with the Ministry of Health and Wellness ... Read More

Jamaica to join UNWTO’s global effort to mitigate impact of COVID-19 on tourism
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Jamaica to join UNWTO’s global effort to mitigate impact of COVID-19 on tourism

mm Chief Assignment Editor- March 20, 2020

Senior officials at Jamaica’s Ministry of Tourism yesterday participated in a virtual meeting with the United Nations World Tourism Organization ... Read More

Minister Bartlett updates major airlines on COVID-19 travel protocols
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Minister Bartlett updates major airlines on COVID-19 travel protocols

mm Chief Assignment Editor- March 17, 2020

Jamaica's Minister of Tourism, Hon Edmund Bartlett, this morning met via international video conference with several major airline partners to ... Read More

Minister Bartlett to visit TD Jakes Ministry in Texas
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Minister Bartlett to visit TD Jakes Ministry in Texas

mm Chief Assignment Editor- February 12, 2020

Tourism Minister Hon. Edmund Bartlett will visit Texas on Thursday, to meet with Bishop TD Jakes at his church, the ... Read More

Jamaica’s first Artisan Village takes shape… Next steps, theming, says Bartlett
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Jamaica’s first Artisan Village takes shape… Next steps, theming, says Bartlett

mm Chief Assignment Editor- February 6, 2020

Tourism Minister, Hon. Edmund Bartlett, says Jamaica’s first Artisan Village is taking shape and the next phase will be its ... Read More

Minister Bartlett calls for global support for a Tourism Resilience Fund
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Minister Bartlett calls for global support for a Tourism Resilience Fund

mm Chief Assignment Editor- January 28, 2020

Minister Bartlett says the recent threats of global pandemics and the frequent occurrences of natural disasters heightened the need for ... Read More

Minister Bartlett congratulates Koffee on her Grammy win
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Minister Bartlett congratulates Koffee on her Grammy win

mm Chief Assignment Editor- January 27, 2020

Minister of Tourism, Hon Edmund Bartlett extended his heartfelt congratulations to Jamaican teen sensation Koffee on winning the Grammy Award ... Read More

Minister Bartlett calls for Kingston to be the premier hub of Northern Caribbean
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Minister Bartlett calls for Kingston to be the premier hub of Northern Caribbean

mm Chief Assignment Editor- December 18, 2019

Jamaica's Tourism Minister, Hon Edmund Bartlett says that the projected expansion projects in Kingston, as well as those currently underway ... Read More

Minister Bartlett: Tourism Working Group report to help shape new architecture for subsectors
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Minister Bartlett: Tourism Working Group report to help shape new architecture for subsectors

mm Chief Assignment Editor- November 28, 2019

Jamaica's Tourism Minister, Hon. Edmund Bartlett has announced that findings from the just concluded Tourism Working Group (TWG) report are ... Read More

Minister Bartlett proposes tourism crisis communication strategy for the Caribbean… Global Resilience Centre to formulate
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Minister Bartlett proposes tourism crisis communication strategy for the Caribbean… Global Resilience Centre to formulate

mm Chief Assignment Editor- November 26, 2019

Jamaica's Tourism Minister, Hon. Edmund Bartlett says that the Global Tourism Resilience and Crisis Management Centre has been tasked with ... Read More

Jamaica Tourism Minister Bartlett to receive Africa Travel and Tourism Award
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Jamaica Tourism Minister Bartlett to receive Africa Travel and Tourism Award

editor editor- September 23, 2019

Jamaica’s Minister of Tourism, Hon Edmund Bartlett has been recognized by the African travel and tourism industry for his exemplary ... Read More

Bartlett to Attend 110th United Nations World Tourism Organization Executive Council Meeting
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Bartlett to Attend 110th United Nations World Tourism Organization Executive Council Meeting

mm Chief Assignment Editor- June 14, 2019

Jamaica Tourism Minister, Hon. Edmund Bartlett is set to participate in the 110th United Nations World Tourism Organization (UNWTO) Executive ... Read More

Jamaica Tourism Minister Bartlett new cooperation with President Clinton on Tourism Resilience
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Jamaica Tourism Minister Bartlett new cooperation with President Clinton on Tourism Resilience

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- June 4, 2019

Alongside President and Secretary Clinton, Jamaica's Minister for Tourism, the Hon. Edmund Bartlett spoke today the ongoing 4th meeting of ... Read More

Trend setter for tourism to enter the European Parliament: The best Tourism Minister of the World Elena Kountoura
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Trend setter for tourism to enter the European Parliament: The best Tourism Minister of the World Elena Kountoura

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- May 26, 2019

The European Parliament is about to say yes to travel and tourism, and after today's election, new trends may be ... Read More

Jamaica to host first ever global Tourism Innovation Resilience and Crisis Management Summit in 2020
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Jamaica to host first ever global Tourism Innovation Resilience and Crisis Management Summit in 2020

editor editor- May 17, 2019

Jamaica Tourism Minister Hon. Edmund Bartlett has announced that Jamaica will be hosting an international conference on Tourism Innovation Resilience ... Read More

Is Jamaica Minister Bartlett about to Chair UNWTO Commission for the Americas?
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Is Jamaica Minister Bartlett about to Chair UNWTO Commission for the Americas?

editor editor- May 15, 2019

Jamaica Tourism Minister, Hon. Edmund Bartlett, departs the island today, to attend the 64th Meeting of the United Nations World ... Read More

Jamaica Tourism Workers’ Pension Bill to be debated May 21
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Jamaica Tourism Workers’ Pension Bill to be debated May 21

editor editor- May 10, 2019

The long-awaited Jamaica Tourism Workers' Pension Bill is one step closer to becoming a reality. This as Jamaica Minister of ... Read More

Jamaica Global Resilience Centre to open in October
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Jamaica Global Resilience Centre to open in October

editor editor- May 8, 2019

Jamaica Tourism Minister, Hon. Edmund Bartlett, says the Global Tourism Resilience and Crisis Management Centre is scheduled to open by ... Read More

Bartlett holds discussions with Jamaica Civil Aviation Authority
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Bartlett holds discussions with Jamaica Civil Aviation Authority

editor editor- April 11, 2019

Jamaica Tourism Minister, Hon. Edmund Bartlett (third right in the photo) recently presided over a meeting with the Chairman of ... Read More

Seychelles present at Access Luxury Travel Show Workshop in capital city of Czech Republic
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Seychelles present at Access Luxury Travel Show Workshop in capital city of Czech Republic

editor editor- April 11, 2019

The Seychelles Tourism Board (STB) was present at the seventh Edition of the Access Luxury Travel Show Workshop held on ... Read More

Bartlett hosts successful community meeting with Jamaican Diaspora in the UK
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Bartlett hosts successful community meeting with Jamaican Diaspora in the UK

editor editor- April 4, 2019

Jamaica Tourism Minister, Hon. Edmund Bartlett says his recent meeting with key members of the Jamaican Diaspora in London was ... Read More

American Tourist Kidnapped in Uganda: African Tourism Board in action with expert Dr. Peter Tarlow
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American Tourist Kidnapped in Uganda: African Tourism Board in action with expert Dr. Peter Tarlow

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- April 3, 2019

Not only leopards were roaming Queen Elizabeth National Park today, but criminals who kidnapped an elderly American tourist in the ... Read More

Bartlett to address Caribbean Council’s House of Lords Annual Reception
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Bartlett to address Caribbean Council’s House of Lords Annual Reception

editor editor- April 1, 2019

Jamaica Tourism Minister, Hon. Edmund Bartlett, left the island yesterday to give the keynote address at the Caribbean Council’s House ... Read More

Grange Pen to get a J$960 million infrastructural upgrade
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Grange Pen to get a J$960 million infrastructural upgrade

editor editor- March 30, 2019

The Jamaica Tourism Enhancement Fund (TEF) is investing a little under $J1 billion for the Resort Squatter Settlements Upgrade Project ... Read More

Major tourism attraction to be developed around birthplace of Jimmy Cliff
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Major tourism attraction to be developed around birthplace of Jimmy Cliff

editor editor- March 29, 2019

Jamaica Tourism Minister, Hon. Edmund Bartlett, has indicated plans to fully develop the community of Somerton in St. James, where ... Read More

Bartlett welcomes Tourism Graduate School for 2020
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Bartlett welcomes Tourism Graduate School for 2020

editor editor- March 22, 2019

Jamaica Tourism Minister, Hon Edmund Bartlett has welcomed the establishment of a Graduate School of Tourism by 2020, which will ... 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

Tourism Linkages Speed Networking event yields over $630 million in contracts for local entrepreneurs
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Tourism Linkages Speed Networking event yields over $630 million in contracts for local entrepreneurs

editor editor- March 21, 2019

Jamaica Tourism Minister, Hon. Edmund Bartlett yesterday revealed that his Ministry’s Tourism Linkages Speed Networking event has resulted in local ... Read More

Jamaica Tourism Minister lauds Tourism Service Excellence finalists
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Jamaica Tourism Minister lauds Tourism Service Excellence finalists

editor editor- March 15, 2019

Jamaica Tourism Minister Hon. Edmund Bartlett has lauded the contribution of the finalists who will vie for the coveted award ... Read More

Bartlett unveils 2019/2020 Jamaica Tourism Suppliers Directory
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Bartlett unveils 2019/2020 Jamaica Tourism Suppliers Directory

editor editor- March 15, 2019

Jamaica Tourism Minister, Hon. Edmund Bartlett, presented a copy of the 2019/2020 Jamaica Tourism Suppliers Directory to the Jamaica Manufacturers ... Read More

Jamaica Tourism: Full steam ahead with visitor security and safety
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Jamaica Tourism: Full steam ahead with visitor security and safety

editor editor- March 8, 2019

Dr. Peter Tarlow is currently in Jamaica conducting a security audit as he leads the eTN Travel & Tourism Safety ... Read More

Bartlett named PATWA’s Tourism Minister of the Year for Sustainable Tourism
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Bartlett named PATWA’s Tourism Minister of the Year for Sustainable Tourism

editor editor- March 7, 2019

Jamaica Tourism Minister Hon. Edmund Bartlett was today awarded the Pacific Area Travel Writers Association’s (PATWA) Tourism Minister of the ... Read More

Jamaica Tourism Minister Bartlett to address delegates at ITB Berlin
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Jamaica Tourism Minister Bartlett to address delegates at ITB Berlin

editor editor- March 5, 2019

Jamaica Tourism Minister Hon. Edmund Bartlett departs the island today to participate in the International Tourism Bourse (ITB), in Berlin, ... Read More

Bartlett calling on Banks to establish Portfolio for Tourism
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Bartlett calling on Banks to establish Portfolio for Tourism

editor editor- March 4, 2019

Jamaica Tourism Minister, Hon Edmund Bartlett is urging banks to invest more in the sector’s value chain by establishing portfolios ... Read More

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