SLHTA Newsletter (29th November 2021) – SLHTA Wishes Tyler Theophane Success at Miss World 2021

The Saint Lucia Hospitality & Tourism Association (SLHTA) expresses best wishes to Tyler Theophane (Miss Saint Lucia World 2021) as she represents the island in the 70th Miss World competition in San Juan, Puerto Rico, on December 16.
Miss World 2021 will be held at the Coliseo de Puerto Rico Jose Miguel Agrelot – the […]

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SLHTA Newsletter (22nd November 2021) – SLHTA Salutes Retired High Jumper Levern Spencer

Former Saint Lucian high jump star, Levern Spencer, has come in for high praise from the Saint Lucia Hospitality & Tourism Association (SLHTA) following her recent announcement that she has quit competitive sports after 23 consecutive years.

In an October 31, 2021, statement, Spencer said: “It was a challenging journey laced with lots of literal […]

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SLHTA Newsletter (15th November 2021) – Tourism Delegation Completes Successful Inaugural visit to the UK

As restrictions on travel within the United Kingdom continue to ease, Minister for Tourism, Investment, Creative Industries, Culture, and Information – Hon. Dr. Ernest Hilaire took the opportunity to visit the UK and host tourism industry discussions for 2022.

 Attending World Travel Market London, from November 1-3, 2021, one of the most important events on […]

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SLHTA Newsletter (8th November 2021) – Saint Lucia Tourism Authority Welcomes Return of West Jet Flight

Westjet resumed service to Destination Saint Lucia on Sunday after a 20 month hiatus. The SLTA welcomed the service in collaboration with the Ministry of Tourism, SLASPA, the SLHTA, and the Iam Jet Centre.

Starting on November 7th, the service will operate once-a-week, every Sunday, until January 2022, then will increase frequency to (2) weekly […]

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SLHTA Newsletter (1st November 2021) – Private Sector Council of Saint Lucia supports Vaccination Workplace Policy

The Saint Lucia Private Sector Council (PSC) held an urgent meeting of members last week to discuss growing private sector support for workforce vaccination policies. The Meeting was attended by representatives of the St. Lucia Chamber of Commerce Industry and Agriculture, St. Lucia Manufacturers Association, St. Lucia Employers Federation, Saint Lucia Hospitality and Tourism […]

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SLHTA Newsletter (25th October 2021) – Saint Lucia Crowned ‘Caribbean’s Leading Honeymoon Destination’

Saint Lucia has won the award for ‘Caribbean’s Leading Honeymoon Destination’ at the 28th annual World Travel Awards. President and Founder of World Travel Awards, Graham Cooke, presented the award to Tourism Minister Hon. Dr. Ernest Hilaire at the ongoing Dubai Expo, in the presence of the other senior tourism officials.

The win represents the […]

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Saint Lucia Celebrates Reopening of Canadian Market

To commemorate the reopening of the Canadian market, the Saint Lucia Tourism Authority (SLTA), along with tourism stakeholders were on hand at Hewanorra International Airport to welcome Air Canada Rouge flight (1878) on Sunday, October 3rd.The return of Air Canada signals the reopening of Saint Lucia’s fourth largest international source market.

Air Canada discontinued its winter service […]

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SLHTA Newsletter (13th September 2021) – Travel and Leisure’s Top 25 Resort Hotels in the Caribbean

This year’s World’s Best Awards survey was open for voting January 11 through May 10, 2021, as destinations around the world were lifting COVID-19 restrictions. Survey rules have always allowed readers to reflect on their travel experiences over a three-year period. We hope that this year’s honorees will inspire your own travels as you […]

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National Tobacco Control Policy to be created in Saint Lucia!

The St. Lucia government says it is in the process of establishing a national tobacco control policy. It said that the project is being implemented by the Substance Abuse Advisory Council Secretariat of the Ministry of Health and Wellness through a grant from the Bloomberg Philanthropies Initiative and their subsidiary the Union Against Tuberculosis […]

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CHTA Offers Professional Development Opportunities

The CHTA Education Foundation (CHTAEF) has partnered with the prestigious Les Roches Global Hospitality Education to bring a new professional development program for Caribbean hospitality professionals which we would like to encourage you to share with your hotel members.

The program is designed to propel hospitality supervisors and managers to hotel manager or general manager […]

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