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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|
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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 […]

Happy International Men’s Day from the SLHTA!

The Saint Lucia Hospitality and Tourism Association (SLHTA) joins the rest of the world in observing International Men’s Day (IMD), a day set apart to celebrate the positive value men bring to the world, their families and communities. “It gives me great pleasure to wish all men a happy IMD on behalf of the […]

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    Global Ports Holding engages key cruise and tourism industry stakeholders in St. Lucia

Global Ports Holding engages key cruise and tourism industry stakeholders in St. Lucia

(Global Ports Holding)- Executives of Global Ports Holding (GPH) participated in several government-endorsed stakeholder meetings last week to discuss community benefits and opportunities available for collaboration through the highly anticipated St Lucia Cruise Port project. The partnership between the government and GPH includes a 30-year concession agreement for cruise-related operations at Castries and Soufriere […]

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|