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

    Yesterday | 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.


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

    Tuesday Sep 25 | 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.


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

    Sunday Sep 23 | 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.


  4. 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.


  5. 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.


  6. 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.


  7. 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.


  8. 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.


  9. 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.


  10. 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.


  11. 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.


  12. 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.


  13. Dolphin Cove expects to benefit from currency declineRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 26, 2018 | The Gleaner

    Marine park operator Dolphin Cove Limited, which makes most of its revenue in foreign currency, expects the downward swing in the value of the Jamaican dollar to be beneficial to the company's stock. Chairman and CEO Stafford Burrowes, who also announced that the company's marine park in St Lucia should become operational by December, indicated that DCOVE would likely be of interest to investors seeking to safeguard the value of their holdings.


  14. ATL'S golden gifts to JamaicaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 17, 2018 | Jamaica Observer

    We were part of the happy buzz, last Tuesday, when hundreds converged on Hope Gardens to celebrate the 50th anniversary of Appliance Traders Group. The Gordon "Butch" Stewart organisation's ascent from a fledging supplier of air conditioning units in 1968 to the creation of the world-renowned Sandals brand reminds fellow Jamaicans of our unlimited possibilities.


  15. Fontana Pharmacy to open Kingston flagship store in 2019Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 13, 2018 | The Gleaner

    Fontana Pharmacy is to open its sixth branch at the new Waterloo Square at the corner of Waterloo Road and West Kings House Road, St. Andrew in the summer of 2019. The company's largest location to date, Fontana Waterloo Square will offer a shopping experience with a 35,000 square foot, two level space featuring elevators and escalators.


  16. Int'l interest in Global Resilience and Crisis Management CentreRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 5, 2018 | The Gleaner

    Development of a Global Resilience and Crisis Management Centre in Jamaica to deal with climate-related issues has been attracting attention from international financial and academic interests, says Tourism Minister Edmund Bartlett. He noted that his senior adviser, Dr Lloyd Waller, is in Cuba meeting with "particular persons who are interested in funding a significant element of the resilience centre," and that "big multinational companies have already committed to it".


  17. TravelSmart VIP Receives Coveted RCI Gold Crown AwardsRead the original story

    May 30, 2018 |

    TravelSmart VIP, Sunwing Travel Group's exclusive vacation membership, has been awarded the coveted RCI Gold Crown Resort awards by RCI, the worldwide leader in vacation exchange, for several of their luxurious all-inclusive resorts; being the first time this company gathers so many RCI distinctions in one single year. The RCI Gold Crown resort recognition program honors affiliated properties that consistently offer superior vacation experiences with only a limited number of properties meeting the requirements for recognition.


  18. PHOTO: The Hermosa Cove Villa Resorts and Suites is located in Ochos Rios JamaicaRead the original story

    May 30, 2018 | ABC News

    Your vacation needs are simple: You want to relax and swim in Jamaica's teal waters, but you don't want to share the beach or pool with college kids sporting all-you-can-drink wristbands. You're down to pay a flat rate up-front but the thought of staying at a stereotypical Jamaica all-inclusive, where the vibe ranges from boisterous to nonstop party, gives you pause.


  19. Here are some last-minute Memorial Day travel dealsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 21, 2018 | USA Today

    Memorial Day is just a week away, but you can still find travel deals. Here are a few but if you don't get any of these, more will come up this week.


  20. Summer's on sale at luxurious Caribbean resortsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 15, 2018 | WCNC-TV Charlotte

    More often adored for cold weather lures rather than hot weather tours, a summer vacation in the Caribbean is easier on the wallet and a great way to audition an island before spending the big bucks for a winter vacation. There's no shortage of beach chairs, the best seats in the house are waiting at top-notch restaurants and hotels are dishing up deals.