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Minister Bartlett Announces 6-Month Moratorium on Tourism Licenses
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Minister Bartlett Announces 6-Month Moratorium on Tourism Licenses

editor editor- April 17, 2020

Jamaica Tourism Minister Hon. Edmund Bartlett has announced that his Ministry will be offering a 6-month moratorium on tourism licenses ... Read More

Jamaica Hosts “Together We Stand” Telethon
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Jamaica Hosts “Together We Stand” Telethon

editor editor- April 10, 2020

The Jamaica Tourist Board (JTB) is raising awareness to help Jamaica fight the spread of COVID-19 with “Telethon Jamaica, Together ... Read More

The Recovery of Tourism Must Begin Now
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The Recovery of Tourism Must Begin Now

mm Hon Edmund Bartlett, Minister of Tourism Jamaica- April 10, 2020

The Caribbean Public Health Agency (CARPHA) recently upgraded the risk of transmission of COVID-19 to the Caribbean Region to Very ... Read More

CARE Program Website: Over 7,000 Applications Hours after Launch
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CARE Program Website: Over 7,000 Applications Hours after Launch

editor editor- April 9, 2020

Jamaica Tourism Minister, Hon. Edmund Bartlett has announced that the Government of Jamaica has received over 7,000 applications on the ... Read More

Jamaica Agri-Tourism Strengthened says Minister Bartlett
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Jamaica Agri-Tourism Strengthened says Minister Bartlett

mm Linda Hohnholz, eTN editor- April 3, 2020

Jamaica Tourism Minister, Hon. Edmund Bartlett, today announced that his Ministry donated communication equipment, valued at approximately J$1.5 million, to ... Read More

Jamaica Minister Bartlett Discusses COVID-19 Tourism Impact
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Jamaica Minister Bartlett Discusses COVID-19 Tourism Impact

editor editor- April 2, 2020

The outbreak of the COVID-19 coronavirus presents the tourism sector with a major and evolving challenge. In light of this, ... Read More

Ocho Rios Number 1 Port in Jamaica
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Ocho Rios Number 1 Port in Jamaica

editor editor- January 10, 2020

Jamaica Tourism Minister Hon. Edmund Bartlett says Ocho Rios has emerged as the number one port in the country, having ... Read More

J$250 Million to Start Jamaica Tourism Workers’ Pension Fund in January, says Bartlett
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J$250 Million to Start Jamaica Tourism Workers’ Pension Fund in January, says Bartlett

editor editor- December 18, 2019

Jamaica Tourism Minister, Hon. Edmund Bartlett, says J$250 million will be used to ensure the start of the highly anticipated ... Read More

Jamaica Tourism Minister Bartlett to Invite Miss World Finalists to Visit Jamaica
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Jamaica Tourism Minister Bartlett to Invite Miss World Finalists to Visit Jamaica

editor editor- December 16, 2019

Jamaica Tourism Minister, Hon. Edmund Bartlett says that Jamaica will be extending invitations to Miss World finalists Miss Nigeria, Nyekachi ... Read More

Jamaica Tourism Minister checks progress of Global Tourism Resilience Centre at Kenyatta U
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Jamaica Tourism Minister checks progress of Global Tourism Resilience Centre at Kenyatta U

editor editor- December 11, 2019

The Jamaica Tourism Minister, Hon. Edmund Bartlett, paid a visit to Kenyatta University (KU) to review progress towards the setting ... Read More

Minister Bartlett to conclude discussions for establishment of first Satellite Center in Kenya
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Minister Bartlett to conclude discussions for establishment of first Satellite Center in Kenya

mm Chief Assignment Editor- December 9, 2019

Jamaica's Tourism Minister, Hon Edmund Bartlett is currently in Kenya to conclude discussions for the establishment of the first Satellite ... Read More

Jamaica earns to date US$3.1 billion with 3.4 million in arrivals
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Jamaica earns to date US$3.1 billion with 3.4 million in arrivals

editor editor- November 28, 2019

Jamaica Tourism Minister, Hon. Edmund Bartlett has announced that preliminary figures from the Jamaica Tourist Board indicate that the island ... Read More

Jamaica ranked 2nd in the world for prioritizing tourism, says Bartlett
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Jamaica ranked 2nd in the world for prioritizing tourism, says Bartlett

mm Chief Assignment Editor- November 22, 2019

Jamaica's Minister of Tourism, Hon Edmund Bartlett says Jamaica has been ranked 2nd in the world for the prioritization of ... Read More

4,800 room Sugarcane Bay multi-resort development to break ground early 2020
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4,800 room Sugarcane Bay multi-resort development to break ground early 2020

mm Chief Assignment Editor- November 15, 2019

Jamaica's Minister of Tourism, Hon Edmund Bartlett has announced that Karisma Hotels and Resort is set to break ground in ... Read More

Minister Bartlett bats for regional tourism investment
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Minister Bartlett bats for regional tourism investment

mm Chief Assignment Editor- November 15, 2019

Jamaica's Minister of Tourism, Hon Edmund Bartlett has reiterated his call on tourism investors to look beyond developing hotels while ... Read More

Jamaica to host TD Jakes Caribbean Leadership Conference
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Jamaica to host TD Jakes Caribbean Leadership Conference

mm Chief Assignment Editor- November 13, 2019

Jamaica's Minister of Tourism, Hon Edmund Bartlett, says internationally acclaimed Bishop TD Jakes is looking at staging his flagship leadership ... Read More

Jamaica and Panama to establish multi-destination arrangement, says Minister Bartlett
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Jamaica and Panama to establish multi-destination arrangement, says Minister Bartlett

mm Chief Assignment Editor- November 7, 2019

Jamaica's Minister of Tourism, Hon Edmund Bartlett has announced that Jamaica and the Republic of Panama is set to establish ... Read More

Jamaica’s Manual on Tourism Ethics hailed by international community
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Jamaica’s Manual on Tourism Ethics hailed by international community

mm Chief Assignment Editor- November 5, 2019

Jamaica’s Manual on Tourism Ethics scheduled to be released at the end of the year, has been hailed as innovative ... Read More

Jamaica Tourism Minister Bartlett to participate in major travel events in London
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Jamaica Tourism Minister Bartlett to participate in major travel events in London

mm Chief Assignment Editor- November 1, 2019

Jamaica Tourism Minister, Hon. Edmund Bartlett, departed the island yesterday to participate in three major global travel trade shows in ... Read More

Jamaica’s Tourism Ministry to forge partnerships with Argentina
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Jamaica’s Tourism Ministry to forge partnerships with Argentina

mm Chief Assignment Editor- October 31, 2019

Jamaica's Tourism Minister, Hon. Edmund Bartlett, says his Ministry is in talks with the Argentine Republic to forge partnerships in ... Read More

Japan among the most resilient nations in the world, says Bartlett
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Japan among the most resilient nations in the world, says Bartlett

mm Chief Assignment Editor- October 24, 2019

Jamaica's Tourism Minister, Hon. Edmund Bartlett says Japan is among the most resilient nations in the world, based on its ... 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

Tourism Minister Bartlett Meets with Jamaica Tallawah’s Owner
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Tourism Minister Bartlett Meets with Jamaica Tallawah’s Owner

editor editor- September 21, 2019

Jamaica Tourism Minister, Hon. Edmund Bartlett (seen right in the photo) pauses for a photograph with Krishna “Kris” Persaud, owner ... Read More

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Tourism Linkages Network to Develop a “National Herbaceutical Research Project”

editor editor- September 12, 2019

Jamaica Tourism Minister Hon. Edmund Bartlett says the development of the herbaceuticals sector is also a priority activity within the ... 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’s Minister of Tourism cites Sandals Resorts as good corporate citizens
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Jamaica’s Minister of Tourism cites Sandals Resorts as good corporate citizens

mm Chief Assignment Editor- June 13, 2019

Jamaica's Minister of Tourism Hon. Edmund Bartlett has hailed Sandals Resorts as a prime example of indigenous companies in the ... Read More

Carnival Corporation: Panama Canal sailings
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Carnival Corporation: Panama Canal sailings

Dmytro Makarov Dmytro Makarov- June 12, 2019

Carnival Corporation brands have 26 ships and over 70 voyages scheduled to sail tourists to the Panama Canal. Six of ... Read More

Minister Bartlett: New AC Marriott Hotel to improve Kingston City tourism
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Minister Bartlett: New AC Marriott Hotel to improve Kingston City tourism

mm Chief Assignment Editor- June 10, 2019

Jamaica's Tourism Minister, Hon. Edmund Bartlett says the new 220-room AC Marriott Kingston Hotel scheduled to start taking guests on ... 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

Top 50 hotels: Nominees are unveiled
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Top 50 hotels: Nominees are unveiled

Dmytro Makarov Dmytro Makarov- June 6, 2019

Travel network Virtuoso has revealed the 50 hotels and hospitality greats nominated for its coveted Best of the Best awards. ... Read More

Seychelles’ Best recognized at World Travel Awards in Mauritius
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Seychelles’ Best recognized at World Travel Awards in Mauritius

editor editor- June 4, 2019

Seychelles’ best performing tourism related businesses have been recognized at the 26th Edition of the World Travel Awards (WTA) in ... 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

President Clinton and Minster Bartlett discuss Global Tourism Resilience and Crisis Management Centre
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President Clinton and Minster Bartlett discuss Global Tourism Resilience and Crisis Management Centre

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- June 4, 2019

Jamaica Minister for Tourism, the Hon. Edmund Bartlett, met today with former United States President Bill Clinton at the ongoing ... Read More

Bartlett Announces the Establishment of Four New Global Tourism Resilience and Crisis Management Centres
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Bartlett Announces the Establishment of Four New Global Tourism Resilience and Crisis Management Centres

Dmytro Makarov Dmytro Makarov- June 3, 2019

Tourism Minister, Hon. Edmund Bartlett says four Global Tourism Resilience and Crisis Management Centres (GTRCM) will be opened in Japan, ... Read More

Global Tourism Resilience and Crisis Management Leaders are in Nepal
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Global Tourism Resilience and Crisis Management Leaders are in Nepal

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- May 31, 2019

The Nepal Tourism Board under the leadership of their CEO Deepak Joshi is positioning the country as a global center ... Read More