CHTA-CTO News

NORWEGIAN AIR RESUMES FLIGHTS WITH INCREASED SERVICE FROM THE U.S. TO MARTINIQUE

CREATES NEW ROUTES FROM CANADA AND FRENCH GUIANA               

TO THE ISLAND OF FLOWERS

New York – June 21st, 2018 | Norwegian, Europe’s Best Low-Cost Airline and Value Airline of the Year 2018, announced 3 major news today; following successful winter seasons from the North East Coast  to Martinique, Norwegian is increasing its U.S. winter seasonal routes to Martinique:

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CARIBBEAN GEARING UP FOR CULINARY SHOWCASE IN MIAMI

Barbados won Caribbean National Team of the Year in 2017.

Taste of the Caribbean and Caribbean305 to be held this month

MIAMI (June 11, 2018) – A dozen teams are getting ready to participate in the highly anticipated Taste of the Caribbean culinary competition taking place June 22 to 26 at the Hyatt Regency Miami.

Hosted by the Caribbean […]

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TOURISM CHIEF UPBEAT ABOUT THE CARIBBEAN’S FUTURE

CHTA’s Frank Comito expresses confidence in the Caribbean’s tourism performance

MIAMI (June 4, 2018) – High consumer demand for a Caribbean travel experience and increased tourism investments in hotels and airport improvements bode well for the future of the Caribbean’s tourism sector, which is exceeding 2018 expectations despite the fact that some hotels in six […]

CHTA PRESIDENT WELCOMES BARBADOS’ FIRST FEMALE PRIME MINISTER

 MIAMI (May 28, 2018) – The resounding mandate that Barbados’ first female prime minister earned from the electorate is a vote of confidence for women in leadership throughout the Caribbean, says Karolin Troubetzkoy, President of the Caribbean Hotel and Tourism Association (CHTA), as she congratulated incoming Barbadian Prime Minister Mia Mottley on her, and […]

CARIBBEAN HOTELIERS ADVISED TO BECOME GDPR COMPLIANT

MIAMI (May 25, 2018) – Caribbean hoteliers are being advised to ensure European Union (EU) General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) compliance.

During a recent webinar hosted by the Caribbean Hotel and Tourism Association (CHTA), Brian Kent, Chief Executive Officer and Co-Founder of Flip.to, explained that the GDPR imposes a strict set of requirements on how […]

CARIBBEAN HOSPITALITY FORUM OFFERS CRITICAL CHANCE TO LEARN

CHIEF conference to cover communications, operations, sales and marketing and Caribbean tourism sustainability

MIAMI (May 9, 2018) –  Caribbean hoteliers and industry stakeholders will immerse themselves in three days of intensive education and networking in Miami next month, at the fourth Caribbean Hospitality Industry Exchange Forum (CHIEF), happening at the Hyatt Regency Miami from June 22 to 24.

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CHTA EARTH DAY MESSAGE FROM PRESIDENT KAROLIN TROUBETZKOY

This Earth Day, April 22, the Caribbean Hotel and Tourism Association (CHTA) joins the worldwide celebrations.

Earth Day’s theme this year, “End Plastic Pollution,” is especially relevant for CHTA because preventing or removing plastic pollution remains a big challenge for many of our tourism enterprises and in fact, for many of our island destinations at […]

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CHTA CALLS FOR NOMINATIONS FOR CHIEF AWARDS

Ewald Biemans (center), Owner of Bucuti and Tara Beach Resort, with CHTA’s Bill Clegg and Karolin Troubetzkoy at last year’s awards.

Caribbean Hospitality Industry Exchange Forum (CHIEF) to recognize best practices

MIAMI (April 20, 2018) – The Caribbean Hotel and Tourism Association (CHTA) is inviting the region’s hospitality sector to submit nominations for the coveted Caribbean […]

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CHTA FOCUSES ON CARIBBEAN UNITY, INNOVATION AS KEY INDUSTRY FORUM NEARS

MIAMI (April 13, 2018) – The fourth annual Caribbean Hospitality Industry Exchange Forum (CHIEF), the premier educational forum for Caribbean hospitality and tourism professionals, is slated for June 22-24, 2018, at the Hyatt Regency in Miami.

The Caribbean Hotel and Tourism Association (CHTA) announced that plans are set for the top regional gathering where unity and […]

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CTO Official statement on the passing of Bonita Morgan

BONITA MORGAN: 1957 – 2018
DIRECTOR OF RESOURCE MOBILIZATION AND DEVELOPMENT
CARIBBEAN TOURISM ORGANIZATION

BRIDGETOWN, Barbados – (9 April, 2018) – The Caribbean Tourism Organization (CTO) and the region have lost a great representative with the untimely passing of Bonita Morgan, director of resource mobilization and development, who died on Friday morning 6 April in the United […]

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