November 12-15, 2018 International Community Tourism Building Communities

November 12-15, 2018 International Community Tourism Building Communities

November 12-15, 2018 International Community Tourism Building Communities. Mandeville, Jamaica, W.I. November 30, 2018. The recently held International Institute for Peace Through Tourism (IIPT) International Community Tourism Conference themed: Building Communities as Businesses, was staged at Mona Visitor’s Lodge, UWI, Mona, November 12-15, 2018 in Jamaica. The four-day event commemorates 2018 as the ‘International Year…

Dominica to receive 24 Million Dollars plus in Hurricane-relief funds from EU.

Roseau Dominica Post Hurricane Maria Update Hurricane Maria Damaged Dominica

Maria, a category 5 Hurricane made a direct hit on Dominica now Dominica to receive 24 Million Dollars plus in Hurricane-relief funds from the EU to continue rebuilding. ROSEAU, Dominica (CMC) — Dominica to receive EC$24.7 million (One EC dollar=US$0.37 cents) from the European Union representing the first tranche of an EC$34 million package towards…

Over 50 student tourism ambassadors charged to keep Grenada, Carriacou and Petite Martinique pure

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STUDENT TOURISM AMBASSADORS CHARGED TO KEEP GRENADA, CARRIACOU AND PETITE MARTINIQUE PURE   Photo1-Group Photo of Student Tourism Ambassadors Photo 2-Tourism Minister Pinning Student St. George’s, Grenada – 20th November 2018 –  It wasn’t the end of a year-long Tourism Awareness Campaign (TAC) but the beginning of a bright future for the students of the…

11 Dead in Shooting at Pittsburgh Synagogue

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Breaking news just released states at least 11 dead in shooting at Pittsburgh synagogue. Pittsburgh police are actively working the case says a Pittsburgh’ spokesperson. A gunman killed 11 people at a Pittsburgh synagogue during Saturday-morning services in what the Anti-Defamation League called “likely the deadliest attack on the Jewish community in the history of the United States.”…

Secretary General Warns to Take Tsunami Preparedness Seriously | PARIS, France 24 Oct. 2018

Take Tsunami Preparedness Seriously Secretary general Warns Caribbean states

Take tsunami preparedness seriously says Secretary general of the Caribbean Tourism Organization (CTO) Hugh Riley as he called on Caribbean states to take tsunami preparedness seriously, stating to do otherwise would put the people and regional economies at risk. Speaking in Paris, France, during a discussion organized by the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural…

World Tourism Day message from CTO secretary general Hugh Riley

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  WORLD TOURISM DAY 2018 MESSAGE BY HUGH RILEY SECRETARY GENERAL CARIBBEAN TOURISM ORGANIZATION     BRIDGETOWN, Barbados – 27 September, 2018 – The Caribbean Tourism Organization (CTO), the tourism development agency for the region, joins the global community today in celebrating World Tourism Day 2018 under the theme, ‘Tourism and the Digital Transformation’.  …