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Safety, Security remains Priority for Jamaica
Minister of Tourism, Hon Edmund Bartlett is reiterating the country's commitment to ensuring a safe, secure and seamless destination to all visitors who come to the country. In that context, Minister.....
Ministry of Tourism | 2018-12-21 11:39:29 # Views :774

Jamaica Records 8.6% Increase in Tourism Earnings in 2018
Tourism Minister, Hon Edmund Bartlett says Jamaica saw an 8.6% increase in tourism revenue in 2018. He told a news conference, held at the Ministry’s New Kingston office yesterday that, the prelimi.....
Ministry of Tourism | 2019-01-09 15:12:19 # Views :754

Bartlett to Present Regional Tourism Development Model Concept to Caribbean Ministers
Tourism Minister, Hon Edmund Bartlett, will this week share his strategy on creating a cohesive tourism model to increase economic development of the region with fellow Caribbean Tourism Ministers in .....
Ministry of Tourism | 2018-06-06 16:14:58 # Views :738

Jamaica sees Record Arrivals and Earnings for the Christmas period
Minister of Tourism, Hon Edmund Bartlett says Jamaica saw record arrivals and earnings for the period December 21-24, 2018. Preliminary airport arrivals was 34,081, an increase of 12.8% over the corre.....
Ministry of Tourism | 2019-01-02 11:38:29 # Views :704

Bartlett orders Security Audit of Hotels
Tourism Minister, Hon. Edmund Bartlett has ordered an intensive security audit of the tourism sector including hotels and attractions as part of efforts to strengthen destination assurance. “I’ve d.....
Ministry of Tourism | 2018-10-18 16:15:47 # Views :688

Bartlett presents Resort Areas with Satellite Phones at Start of Hurricane Season
Tourism Minister, Hon. Edmund Bartlett today presented Destination Assurance Managers from each of the island’s resort areas with satellite phones designed to increase communication during major clima.....
Ministry of Tourism | 2018-06-06 14:33:28 # Views :675

Minister of Finance and the Public Service, Dr Nigel Clarke has announced that the rate of poverty has fallen significantly to a six year low of 17%.
In a statement to Parliament today (22 May), Dr Clarke noted that the Jamaica Survey of Living Conditions shows that poverty fell from 21.2% for calendar year 2015 to 17.1% in calendar year 2016, a fa.....
Ministry of Tourism | 2018-05-24 12:08:31 # Views :664

Exploring pathways to expanding Jamaica’s Tourism in Japan
Tourism Minister Edmund Bartlett in his meeting, today, with His Excellency Ricardo Allicock, Ambassador of Jamaica to Japan and Mr. Donovan White, Director of Tourism, Jamaica Tourist Board, discusse.....
Ministry of Tourism | 2018-09-25 14:29:15 # Views :653

Manufacturers stand to benefit from Christmas in July Tradeshow - says Bartlett
Tourism Minister, Hon. Edmund Bartlett has issued an open call for manufacturers of locally produced corporate gifts to apply for the Tourism Linkages Network’s annual Christmas in July tradeshow, by .....
Ministry of Tourism | 2018-05-24 11:58:03 # Views :637

Bartlett Announces Montego Bay Convention Centre Board
Tourism Minister, Hon. Edmund Bartlett has announced a series of senior appointments to the board of directors of the Montego Bay Convention Centre (MBCC). This follows Cabinet approval for the owner.....
Ministry of Tourism | 2018-05-29 17:50:04 # Views :634

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