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Karron Benjamin, interim general manager, Montego Bay Convention Centre

Karron Benjamin, interim general manager, Montego Bay Convention Centre

26 September 2018 Videos

Karron Benjamin, interim general manager at the Montego Bay Convention Centre, tells Breaking Travel News how important the facility is to Jamaican tourism as he picks up the trophy for Caribbean’s Leading Meetings & Conference Centre at the World Travel Awards Caribbean & North America Gala Ceremony.

Robert Ferguson, reservations supervisor, GO! Jamaica Travel

Robert Ferguson, reservations supervisor, GO! Jamaica Travel

25 September 2018 Videos

Robert Ferguson, reservations supervisor at GO! Jamaica Travel, speaks to Breaking Travel News as he steps off stage with the trophy for Jamaica’s Leading Travel Agency at the World Travel Awards Caribbean & North America Gala Ceremony in Montego Bay.

Andres Cope, sales and marketing manager, Spanish Court Hotel

Andres Cope, sales and marketing manager, Spanish Court Hotel

25 September 2018 Videos

Breaking Travel News chats with Andres Cope, manager of reservations, sales, marketing & PR at the Spanish Court Hotel, as he picks up the trophy for Jamaica’s Leading Business Hotel at the World Travel Awards Caribbean & North America Gala Ceremony 2018.

Half Moon to unveil renovated property in November

Half Moon to unveil renovated property in November

28 March 2018 Hotel News

Half Moon is investing $75 million to renew its legacy as the Caribbean’s most iconic resort, in celebration of its upcoming 65th anniversary. Enhancing the property and delivering transformative experiences for generations of discerning travellers, the rebirth of the Half Moon legacy will be realised in November 2018.

Edmund Bartlett, minister of tourism, Jamaica

Edmund Bartlett, minister of tourism, Jamaica

12 March 2018 Videos

Jamaica minister of tourism Edmund Bartlett enjoyed a successful 2017, welcoming the UNWTO to the Caribbean island and overseeing a sharp rise in visitor numbers. Here he tells Breaking Travel News how he seeks to keep the momentum going into 2018 while also addressing concerns over the impact of tourism leakage in the destination.