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Bartlett welcomes new tourism records in Jamaica

Bartlett welcomes new tourism records in Jamaica

Jamaica minister of tourism, Edmund Bartlett, has revealed the Caribbean island saw an 8.6 per cent increase in tourism revenue in 2018. Speaking at press conference in Kingston, he revealed preliminary figures from the Jamaica Tourist Board have shown a new record for the industry in terms of arrivals and spend.

FIHA 2019: Cape Verde poised for tourism boom

FIHA 2019: Cape Verde poised for tourism boom

Cape Verde aims to attract more than a million tourists a year by 2020, far more than the current hotel supply can cope with, so investor opportunities on the archipelago, strategically located in the Atlantic Ocean around an hour from Dakar and around four hours from Brazil and Lisbon, could be enormous.

Yas Island Abu Dhabi celebrates year of success

Yas Island Abu Dhabi celebrates year of success

Rounding off a year of remarkable accomplishments, Yas Island Abu Dhabi, the UAE’s premier leisure and entertainment destination, has once again cemented its place as a world-class destination.

Reed appoints new World Travel Market portfolio director

Reed appoints new World Travel Market portfolio director

Claude Blanc, who has over 25 years of experience within the travel trade and hospitality industry, takes on the overall responsibility for all events in the portfolio including World Travel Market London, Travel Forward, Arabian Travel Market, World Travel Market Latin America and World Travel Market Africa.