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Dittie Guise, general manager, Montego Convention Centre

Dittie Guise, general manager, Montego Convention Centre

29 November 2017 Videos

Breaking Travel News speaks to Dittie Guise, general manager at the Montego Convention Centre, as the facility hosts the UNWTO conference on sustainable tourism. Guise also discusses the recent recognition by the World Travel Awards, with the property having taken the title of Caribbean’s Leading Meetings & Conference Centre.

Godfrey Dyer, chairman, Tourism Enhancement Fund

Godfrey Dyer, chairman, Tourism Enhancement Fund

29 November 2017 Videos

Godfrey Dyer, chairman of the Jamaican Tourism Enhancement Fund, tells Breaking Travel News how his organisation seeks to add value to the tourism sector in the country. Also on the agenda is the importance of hosting events such as the UNWTO Global Conference on Jobs and Inclusive Growth for the Jamaican hospitality market.

Breaking Travel News investigates: Sustainable tourism comes under spotlight in Jamaica

Breaking Travel News investigates: Sustainable tourism comes under spotlight in Jamaica

28 November 2017 Focus

Jamaican prime minister Andrew Holness has sought to highlight the importance of sustainable tourism to the development of the country during a conference in Montego Bay. Organised under the auspices of the United Nations World Tourism Organisation, the Global Conference on Jobs and Inclusive Growth sought to bring together stakeholders to forge a consensus on how to develop the hospitality sector.

Omar Robinson, president, Jamaica Hotel & Tourist Association

Omar Robinson, president, Jamaica Hotel & Tourist Association

28 November 2017 Videos

Breaking Travel News speaks to Omar Robinson, president of the Jamaica Hotel & Tourist Association, about the value of human capital in the Caribbean hospitality market and the opportunities offered by the hosting of the UNWTO global conference on sustainability.

Minister Bartlett welcomes global hospitality sector to Jamaica

Minister Bartlett welcomes global hospitality sector to Jamaica

27 November 2017 Travel Events News Tourism News

Jamaican minister of tourism Edmund Bartlett has welcomed delegates to the Montego Bay Convention Centre for the United Nations World Tourism Organisation Global Conference on Jobs & Inclusive Growth: Partnerships for Sustainable Tourism. With more than 1,300 delegates registered to attend over three days, the event will be the largest of its kind ever to take place in the Caribbean.