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Emirates opens gateway to Jamaica and Caribbean

Emirates opens gateway to Jamaica and Caribbean

Emirates Airlines is now selling seats to Jamaica, in a historic first for the country and for the Caribbean. The announcement follows a meeting between Jamaica’s Minister of Tourism, Hon. Edmund Bartlett and HH Sheikh Ahmed Bin Saeed Al Maktoum, Chairman & Chief Executive, Emirates Airline, at ATM 2022.

DCT Abu Dhabi announces Trip.com partnership

DCT Abu Dhabi announces Trip.com partnership

The Department of Culture and Tourism – Abu Dhabi has signed a partnership with Trip.com, the global travel service provider, in an online ceremony at Arabian Travel Market. The joint venture will encourage and entice visitors worldwide to visit Abu Dhabi, promoting the UAE capital as a top-tier travel destination in 13 markets across Asia and Europe.

CHTA calls for Caribbean to staff up for travel surge

CHTA calls for Caribbean to staff up for travel surge

As the tourism sector rebounds strongly from the pandemic closure, the Caribbean Hotel and Tourism Association (CHTA) is calling on the region’s “bread and butter” industry to ramp up efforts to be adequately staffed to meet the impending surge of arrivals and continued growth.

Tourist boards look to national cuisine to gain rival destination edge

Tourist boards look to national cuisine to gain rival destination edge

As the travel industry’s recovery gathers pace, many tourist boards are looking to differentiate themselves from rival destinations by focusing on their cuisine rather than traditional natural hotspots, cities or coastal locations, argues GlobalData, the data and analytics company.

Emirates signs MoC with Malaysia Tourism Board

Emirates signs MoC with Malaysia Tourism Board

Emirates has signed a Memorandum of Collaboration (MoC) with Malaysia Tourism Board today during the 29th edition of the Arabian Travel Market held in Dubai, to promote tourism and develop traffic into Malaysia from key markets across the airline’s network.