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CTO & CHTA Applaud CARICOM Decisions on Tourism
Published on February 22, 2017
The Caribbean Tourism Organization (CTO), the region’s tourism development agency, and the Caribbean Hotel and Tourism Association (CHTA), the umbrella private sector organization, applaud Caribbean Community (CARICOM) Heads of Government for taking the lead in recognising the critical contribution of tourism to the economies of member countries and for their commitment to advancing a regional tourism agenda.
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Tourism executive wants an end to go-slow at ports of entry
Published on December 6, 2016

Chief Executive Officer of the Barbados Hotel and Tourism Authority (BHTA) Sue Springer has called for a speedy resolution to the current industrial action affecting operations at the island’s ports of entry.

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TDC pledges greater support for tourism marketing
Published on December 6, 2016
Facing fierce competition from other destinations, local tourism officials are pledging greater support for developmental and marketing projects to boost Barbados’ competitiveness.
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More tourism investment needed – Smith
Published on December 6, 2016
President of the Caribbean Development Bank (CDB) Dr Warren Smith is staying clear of the ongoing controversy surrounding the proposed Hyatt hotel project.
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BTPA makes a case for tourism access for the disabled
Published on December 6, 2016
Local officials have suggested that Barbados could be losing out on hundreds of visitors and crucial tourism dollars from the disabled community because the island is not fully ready to cater to their needs.
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Big Marathon Weekend
Published on December 6, 2016

This year’s Run Barbados Marathon series promises to be bigger and more lucrative than ever before.

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Brexit Effect
Published on December 6, 2016
Sealy worried about drop in UK currency.
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GAIA go-slow at a bad time
Published on December 6, 2016
Minister of Tourism and International Transport Richard Sealy will remain mum on the go-slow action at Barbados’ ports of entry – until he has more information
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Farmers Gearing Up
Published on December 6, 2016
With increased arrivals expected into the country in the coming months, head of the Barbados Agricultural Society (BAS) says the farming community is gearing up to meet the anticipated demands.
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Barbados Makes Big Impression at World Travel Market 2016
Published on December 6, 2016
Barbados Makes Big Impression at World Travel Market 2016 with 50th Anniversary theme
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