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  1. Six perfect honeymoon destinationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Dec 2 | The News-Review

    El Dorado Maroma overwater bungalows in Riviera Maya on the Yucatan Penninsula in eastern Mexico, is a popular honeymoon destination. Couples who are planning a honeymoon may find all the possibilities a little overwhelming.


  2. Swede drives The Epic Collective through tour business boundariesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 28 | Jamaica Observer

    A new Montego Bay-based company - The Epic Collective - is pushing the boundaries of the tour business by providing their clients with customisable and personalised high-end tours. The company seeks to differentiate itself from other local tour companies by allowing guests to literally create their own tours beforehand through a tour-planning process with the company.


  3. IPO in the works for Fontana PharmacyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 28 | Jamaica Observer

    While not able to state when the IPO will be launched, O'Brien Chang told The Jamaica Observer that it would be "pretty soon," And third, as Fontana is a family business, with O'Brien Chang's father as the chairman emeritus, an IPO is seen as a way of assurring future stability. A news release from Fonatana yesterday stated: "In response to numerous queries Fontana Ltd confirmed today that it is working towards an initial public offer of shares with the help of its broker Scotia Investments."


  4. Fontana Pharmacy confirms IPO plansRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 27 | The Gleaner

    Fontana Pharmacy confirmed today that it is working towards an initial public offering of shares with the help of its broker Scotia Investments Limited. Ray Therrien, Fontana's chief operating officer said that "while we're working towards an IPO, I'm not currently at liberty to discuss the timing, offer size or pricing.


  5. Craft market vendors suffer low salesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 21 | The Gleaner

    Christopher Thomas Millicent Campbell, a 73-year-old vendor has been selling in the Cleveland Stanhope Market in Lucea, Hanover, for many decades. Craft vendors in Lucea, Hanover, are calling for their share of the tourism pie.


  6. 600 more join Airbnb platformRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 3, 2018 | The Gleaner

    The Airbnb community in Jamaica featured 3,700 active hosts on the company's platform, according to Leila Suwwan of the Airbnb Latin America unit. That's 600 more than the numbers in December when the platform registered 3,100 active hosts and 5,900 active listings.


  7. Overwhelming appetite for UBTR - KLE upbeat as London restaurant...Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 31, 2018 | The Gleaner

    Gary Matalon, CEO of the KLE Group, which operates the Tracks & Records restaurants co-branded with partner Usain Bolt, is more upbeat about the franchise, based on better than expected sales at the first foreign casual diner now operating in London. "Right now if you want a table in there you have to wait a couple of weeks.


  8. Carnival season beginsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 24, 2018 | The Gleaner

    Minister of Tourism Edmund Bartlett is all smiles with a costumed model as a sign of things to come for Carnival 2018-19. From left: Kamal Bankay, Councillor Winston Ennis, Edmund Bartlett, Olivia 'Babsy' Grange and Dr Carey Wallace at yesterday's launch of Carnival Jamaica.


  9. Jamaica poised for another excellent cruise ship yearRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 18, 2018 | Jamaica Observer

    Tourism Minister Edmund Bartlett says 2018 is poised to be another excellent year for Jamaica's cruise ship sector, with vessels from the world's largest cruise companies expected to call at the island's main ports. Carnival, Royal Caribbean and Norwegian cruise lines have all committed to having some of their biggest ships calling at Falmouth, Ocho Rios and Montego Bay, solidifying Jamaica as a first-choice cruise destination.


  10. Bartlett: More than 100,000 new airline seats for winter tourist seasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 25, 2018 | The Gleaner

    Tourism Minister Edmund Bartlett said that with more than 100,000 new airline seats secured from North America, South America and Europe, Jamaica should expect a bumper 2018 winter tourist season. Bartlett made the announcement while delivering the keynote address at the 2018 edition of the Jamaica Product Exchange trade show , which was hosted by the Jamaica Hotel and Tourist Association at the Montego Bay Convention Centre in St James on Sunday.


  11. Ja wins big at World Travel AwardsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 23, 2018 | The Gleaner

    Accepting the World Travel Award for the Caribbean's Leading Cruise Destination is president and CEO of the Port Authority of Jamaica Professor Gordon Shirley . He is flanked by his team Kim Stiff, Bridget Fraser, and Hugh Clarke.


  12. Derby family father daughter and grandfather all went to hospital on Jamaica holidayRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 12, 2018 | Daily Mail

    Family endure holiday from hell racking up A 21,000 medical bill after father, daughter and grandfather ALL ended up in hospital with different ailments at five-star Jamaican resort A family had the holiday from hell when three of them ended up in hospital for completely different reasons racking up medical bills of A 21,000. Dominic Pitter, 36, and his wife Emily, 42, paid A 9,000 for their five-star holiday to a resort on Jamaica's west coast.


  13. New condo development for ReadingRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 22, 2018 | The Gleaner

    Investors Haresh Shivnani and Haresh Daswani of H & H Ventures Limited are putting US$5.7 million into the development of a two-acre property at Reading, on the outskirts of Montego Bay. Daswani told the Financial Gleaner that land was acquired in mid 2015 and that construction began this year on the development, comprising three penthouse suites, 12 condos and six garden suites.


  14. Electrifying body art - Ja one of Joel Alvarez's favourite places to apply skillRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 19, 2018 | The Gleaner

    Using nothing but black electrical tape, Miami-raised entrepreneur Joel Alvarez has made a thriving business out of doing intricate art on nude models. The Black Tape Project has been around for 10 years, providing Alvarez with the opportunity to travel to over 35 countries.


  15. Playa Hotels & Resorts (PLYA) CEO Bruce Wardinski on Q2 2018 Results - Earnings Call TranscriptRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 12, 2018 | Seeking Alpha

    Good morning. My name is Mikey, and I will be your conference operator for today.


  16. Trending: As Children Head Back to School, Getaway for Grown-UpsRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 8, 2018 | The New York Times

    Adults-only vacations for parents appear to be growing in popularity. Expedia recently reported that social media posts about child-free trips doubled in the past year.


  17. Sweet dreamsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 31, 2018 | Jamaica Observer

    SAFETY is a primary focus for organisers of Dream Weekend, scheduled from August 2 to 6 at Seven Mile Beach in Negril. The party series, which attracts an average of 25,000 patrons annually from home and abroad, turns 10 this year.


  18. Port Authority shuns debt in new financing strategyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 19, 2018 | The Gleaner

    This March 27, 2018 photo shows development works underway at the Kingston Contain Terminal. The Port Authority has changed financing strategy since the 2016 divestment of the port operations to a conortium led by French company CMA CGM in 2016.


  19. Caymanas seeks midweek sweet spotRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 12, 2018 | Jamaica Observer

    A year after the divestment of Caymanas Golf & Country Club, new operator Caymanas Acquisition Group Ltd wants to host more midweek corporate events in an attempt to improve returns from the 141 acre-property in St Catherine. The company - which now has in place a facility to accommodate 200 guests for banquet-style, 250 guests for theatre-style with stage, and 1000 guests for dance floor layout - has embarked on a campaign to get more corporate companies to 'Escape the City' by using its space for their next business meeting or corporate retreat.


  20. Wordsworth Watson - Half Moon's '005'Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 2, 2018 | The Gleaner

    Wordsworth Watson, Half Moon's estate manager, marks the special occasion of his 60th anniversary at Half Moon Hotel in Montego Bay, St James, with Richard Whitfield, retired managing director of Half Moon, member of the board of directors and chairman of Half Moon's Pension Fund; Peter Kellond, managing director of Half Moon Bay Ltd, and member of the board of directors; and Guy Steuart III, chairman of Half Moon's Board of Directors. Shernett Crichton appreciates his commitment to hard work and humility in leading others to succeed.