SECOND ANNUAL “LOVE, ELEVATED” WEDDING SYMPOSIUM

SAINT LUCIA HOTELS OFFERING SPECIAL RATES AND DISCOUNTS FOR

SECOND ANNUAL “LOVE, ELEVATED” WEDDING SYMPOSIUM 

Saint Lucia (August 11, 2014) – The Saint Lucia Tourist Board today announced lodging specials offered exclusively to “LOVE, Elevated” Wedding Symposium attendees. The event, taking place September 24 – 28, 2014, will feature a roster of destination wedding experts; noted speakers will address topics ranging […]

SLHTA Clean Up Initiative

On Saturday, October 12, 2013, the Saint Lucia Hotel and Tourism Association (SLHTA) spearheaded a Clean-Up Campaign in the North of the island, under the theme “Saint Lucia – Let’s Keep It Clean”. This initiative formed part of the Association’s efforts to encourage a cleaner environment for visitors and residents alike.

The Clean-Up Campaign took […]

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    SLHTA Aids Over One Hundred Athletes On Island through German Grant Fund

SLHTA Aids Over One Hundred Athletes On Island through German Grant Fund

In November 2013, the Saint Lucia Hotel and Tourism Association (SLHTA), through its Project Assistant Mr. Wendel George, applied for and received a grant from the German Government for funding to support youth sports clubs in Saint Lucia. On Thursday 13th February 2014, the SLHTA along with Mrs. Karolin Troubetzkoy, the Honorary Consul for the […]

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    Springboard Supervisors and First Line Managers Training Programmes

Springboard Supervisors and First Line Managers Training Programmes

The Saint Lucia Hotel and Tourism Association (SLHTA) and Springboard Training & Development Centre collaborated to offer tourism industry supervisors and first line managers the opportunity to obtain a Level 3 Award in Principles of Supervising Customer Service Performance in Hospitality, Leisure, Travel and Tourism.  A total of eight employees participated and successfully completed […]

SLHTA Participates in Productivity Study

The Government of Saint Lucia through the National Competitiveness and Productivity Council (NCPC) is currently undertaking a study to assess the levels of productivity in Saint Lucia in six key sectors of the economy namely manufacturing, construction, tourism, education, agriculture and financial services.  The objectives of the study are to:

1.       Measure productivity levels in […]

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SLHTA La Belle Helene Returns in November

Saint Lucia’s signature La Belle Helene magazine will by November of this year reclaim its presence in SLHTA   member-hotel rooms, tourist areas and ports of entry across the country.

This comes following a landmark agreement between the Saint Lucia Hotel and Tourism Association (SLHTA) and the PPI Publishing Group that will see the publication of […]

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Regatta Booking Engine

The SLHTA’s partnership with Regatta Travel Solutions for the management of its booking engine bookstlucianow.com continues to strengthen over the reporting period.  Recently, the Board of Trustees of the Tourism Enhancement Fund committed to financing a monthly marketing fee for the engine, with the expectation of strengthening its visibility on major booking portals.  Promotion of the […]

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SLHTA/SLTB Job Fair

On Tuesday, May 13, 2014, the SLHTA hosted a Job Fair at the Bay Gardens Hotel for approximately seventy (70) students who graduated from the Monroe College’s Hospitality Training Programme in 2013.  The Job Fair forms part of a collaborative endeavor between the Saint Lucia Hotel and Tourism Association (SLHTA) and the Saint Lucia […]

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    Stage de Français en Guadeloupe (French Training in Guadeloupe)

Stage de Français en Guadeloupe (French Training in Guadeloupe)

The Saint Lucia Hotel and Tourism Association (SLHTA) entered its third year of collaboration with the Institut de Cooperation Franco Caraibe (ICFC) to conduct another foreign language and internship training opportunity for Saint Lucian employees working within the Tourism and Hospitality Sector. The  initiative will involve a two (2) week intensive French language training which has […]

Chefs in Schools Cook Off Guest Judge

In recent times, the culinary   talents of Saint Lucia have been     highlighted on a regional and international platform. Saint Lucia is home to the 2013, 2012 and 2011 Caribbean Junior Duelling Challenge Champions, a competition held annually in Barbados for   Secondary School students and; Edward Harris, Winner of US Based Food Network “CHOPPED Turbo […]

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