Jamaica minister of tourism, Edmund Bartlett, has been appointed as an ambassador with GITT. GITT – or governmental and institutional travel and tourism – is a new sector within the industry.
As the rebuilding of Caribbean tourism gathers pace, Breaking Travel News speaks to Edmund Bartlett, minister of tourism for Jamaica, and about the journey ahead during World Travel Market.
With a growing number of port calls secured for the upcoming season, the Port Authority of Jamaica has been celebrating recognition by the World Travel Awards.
Jamaica was the star of the World Travel Awards Caribbean & North America 2021 Winners Day, scooping a number of top prizes. Here Breaking Travel News takes a tour of the best hospitality providers on the island
Carnival Sunshine is scheduled to call at the Port of Ocho Rios and is the first cruise ship with international passengers to call at a Jamaican port since the start of the Covid-19 pandemic.
Jamaica minister of tourism, Edmund Bartlett, has expressed his concerns over the devastating impact of the 7.2 magnitude earthquake that struck Haiti on Saturday.
Jamaica minister of tourism, Edmund Bartlett, has warned breaches of Covid-19 protocols will not be tolerated in the sector. The comments follow the controversial staging of a festival in Negril.
The plans will return one of Jamaica’s most storied resorts, the Dunn’s River property in Ocho Rios, to the Sandals family as Sandals Dunn’s River.
Members of the Jamaica Cycling Association, led by former president Dennis Chung, were joined by top Jamaican disc jockey and influencer ZJ Sparks on the scenic ride.
Jamaica minister of tourism, Edmund Bartlett, has revealed that the country has bolstered its Covid-19 testing infrastructure to meet the growing demand for such tests.