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Zoëtry® Marigot Bay St. Lucia Celebrates Opening!

Nestled on a marina offering a secluded tropical island location with breathtaking landscapes and just minutes from the UNESCO (United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization) protected jewel of the Pitons, a mountainous volcanic region, Zoëtry Marigot Bay St. Lucia is the first AMR™ Collection resort in St. Lucia, offering Endless Privileges® amenities including:

124 spacious […]

By |December 2nd, 2022|News, Newsletter|0 Comments|

Mango Bowl Regatta A Success!

On the weekend November 25-27 Rodney Bay, Saint Lucia was vibrant with sails of all colours racing in the 2022 Mango Bowl Regatta hosted by the St. Lucia Yacht Club. Saturday’s perfect sailing weather brought the regatta racing to a start with the J24 and Surprise classes finishing 6 races for the day and […]

By |December 1st, 2022|News, Newsletter|0 Comments|

Introduction of the Saint Lucia Electronic Entry Form

(Saint Lucia Immigration Department)- Please be advised that the paper-based Saint Lucia E/D Card will soon be replaced by an online Entry Form. The online form will require the same information as the paper-based form however it will also include health section (replacing the current Health Screening Questionnaire).

In the first instance, the new form […]

By |November 23rd, 2022|News|0 Comments|
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    SLHTA receives grant from Government to train 100 unemployed youth!

SLHTA receives grant from Government to train 100 unemployed youth!

One hundred unemployed Saint Lucian youth are poised to benefit following the signing of a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) between the Saint Lucia Hospitality and Tourism Association (SLHTA) and the Office of the National Authorising Officer (NAO).

The SLHTA is among seven institutions that will receive grants from the government of Saint Lucia, under an […]

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    CARPHA introduces new CARICOM-approved hospitality industry standards for the region

CARPHA introduces new CARICOM-approved hospitality industry standards for the region

(Caribbean Public Health Agency)- Building upon the Caribbean’s innovative and successful partnership between tourism and health, the Caribbean Public Health Agency (CARPHA) has launched the first Caribbean Community (CARICOM)-approved health safety and environmental sanitation (HSE) hospitality standards to improve health, safety, and environmental quality in the regional hospitality sector, funded by the Inter-American Development […]

By |November 20th, 2022|News|0 Comments|

Keithlin Caroo named a listee in 2022 Women of the Future

Leading Helen’s Daughters for an empowered future for rural women in the Caribbean was the case for Keithlin Caroo’s nomination for the 2022 Women of the Future: 50 Rising Stars in ESG. The project acclaims female role models and leaders in the environmental, social, and governance (ESG) field who are reshaping the world for […]

By |October 14th, 2022|News, Newsletter|0 Comments|
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    Fairness and equality among SLHTA’s World Tourism Day pledges

Fairness and equality among SLHTA’s World Tourism Day pledges

As Saint Lucia joins the rest of the world to observe World Tourism Day on Tuesday, the Saint Lucia Hospitality & Tourism Association (SLHTA) reiterates its commitment to be a catalyst for fairness and equality in the tourism sector.

In reaffirming the SLHTA’s commitment to ensuring that the island’s leading economic industry continues to reap […]

By |September 27th, 2022|News, Newsletter|0 Comments|
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    Tourism Enhancement Fund launches Inaugural After School Programme in Soufriere!

Tourism Enhancement Fund launches Inaugural After School Programme in Soufriere!

The Tourism Enhancement Fund (TEF), the philanthropic arm of the Saint Lucia Hospitality & Tourism Association (SLHTA), on Monday, September 19, 2022 launched its inaugural After School Programme at the Soufriere Primary School. In attendance were parents, students, school officials and representatives from the SLHTA and TEF.

The After School Programme is aimed at helping […]

By |September 23rd, 2022|News, Newsletter|0 Comments|
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    Tourism Enhancement Fund donates $30,000 to St. Lucia Golf Association

Tourism Enhancement Fund donates $30,000 to St. Lucia Golf Association

Getting more Saint Lucian youth involved in the sport of golf is at the heart of a collaboration between the SLHTA’s Tourism Enhancement Fund (TEF) and the St. Lucia Golf Association (SLGA).

On September 21, 2022 the TEF donated EC $30,000 to the SLGA towards the hosting of the Eastern Caribbean Golf Amateur Championships 2022.

Approximately […]

By |September 22nd, 2022|News, Newsletter|0 Comments|
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    SLHTA’s Tourism Enhancement Fund relaunches Apprenticeship Programme!

SLHTA’s Tourism Enhancement Fund relaunches Apprenticeship Programme!

Twenty-six young individuals have begun training to access job opportunities in the tourism industry, through the Saint Lucia Hospitality & Tourism Association’s (SLHTA) Apprenticeship Programme.

Funded by the Tourism Enhancement Fund (TEF), the Apprenticeship Programme was originally introduced in December 2014 to target unemployed youth between the ages of 18 to 35.

The programme was relaunched […]

By |September 8th, 2022|News, Newsletter|0 Comments|