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NATIONAL TRAVEL ASSOCIATION COALITION, SPEAKING WITH ONE VOICE TO GOVERNMENTS

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As our sector continues to change, it is important to share the vision of the National Travel Association Coalition (NTAC), the body recently set up to ensure we in the tourism and hospitality fields work more collaboratively to remind governments of the vital importance of our sector. The World Travel & Tourism Council (WTTC) should […]

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CHTA Members Make Travel + Leisure’s World Top Hotels List

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From luxe adventure lodges to intimate inns to grand city hotels, Travel and Leisure’s readers have chosen this year’s best places on the planet to travel. The World’s Top 100 Hotels – Caribbean Out of the top 100 hotels, 4 are in the Caribbean and 3 of them are CHTA Members. Help us acknowledge and […]

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Heinz Simonitsch First Recipient of Prestigious “CHTA Icon of Hospitality” Award

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Legendary Caribbean hotelier Heinz Simonitsch, C.D. who defined luxury hospitality and environmental sustainability, will receive the first Caribbean Hotel and Tourism Association (CHTA) Icon of Hospitality Award. Simonitsch of Jamaica’s famed Half Moon resort in Montego Bay was conferred the high honor today, his 90th birthday, for his tireless and innovative contributions to the region’s […]

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CHTA Celebrated its First Caribbean305

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Caribbean305 is the newest addition to the Taste of the Caribbean week-long activities. Taste of the Caribbean is the region’s premier culinary competition and forum for food and beverage professionals. Caribbean305, which took place on Saturday, June 3rd at Jungle Island,  is a culinary and cultural celebration of all things Caribbean. To the delight of […]

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Barbados Hotelier Named President Elect of CHTA

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Leading hotelier Patricia Affonso-Dass is the new President-elect of the Caribbean Hotel and Tourism Association (CHTA). The Group General Manager at Ocean Hotels in Barbados, Mrs. Affonso-Dass was elected to the important leadership role on June 2nd at the Caribbean Hotel and Tourism Association’s AGM, held alongside the Caribbean Hospitality Industry Exchange Forum (CHIEF) and […]

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CHTA and ASONAHORES Collaboration

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Following a meeting on May 5, 2017, CHTA and ASONAHORES reached an agreement to work in conjunction on three primary initiatives that are priority for both organizations in the following year. Data Sharing ASONAHORES will make available to CHTA the primary research generated by their  Center of Tourism Information on topics covering tourism’s broad economic […]

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CHTA Industry Awards

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The CHTA Industry Awards are the highest honor CHTA bestows upon its membership. These awards recognize excellence in the Caribbean hospitality and tourism industry, showcasing individuals that have demonstrated superior achievement. Caribbean Hotelier of the Year Simon Suarez, Grupo PuntaCana Respected Caribbean hotelier Simón Suárez, Vice President of Institutional Relations and Projects of Grupo Puntacana […]

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CHIEF Awards 2017: A Spotlight on Best Practices in the Caribbean

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The CHIEF Awards showcase the Caribbean’s best practices in four main areas of business: Environmental Sustainability, Sales and Marketing, Operations and new this year, Social Responsibility. The most successful, forward-thinking businesses were honored for embodying the Caribbean’s best practices. In front of several hundred attendees, winners were announced at the opening session giving participants a […]

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CHTA: the Caribbean’s University without Walls

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On June 2nd, respected Caribbean hotelier Sir Royston Hopkin KCMG was the keynote speaker for the Opening Ceremony of the Caribbean Hospitality Industry Exchange Forum (CHIEF) and Taste of the Caribbean. A successful businessman well known for his pursuit of excellence throughout his long and illustrious career, Sir Royston emphasised throughout his speech the paramount […]

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Taste of the Caribbean 2017 Winners

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CLICK HERE to download high resolution images of all the competitors. CLICK HERE to download a PDF of a complete list of winners. CARIBBEAN NATIONAL TEAM OF THE YEAR WINNER Barbados GOLD Barbados Cayman Islands Turks and Caicos SILVER Bahamas Bonaire Curaçao Jamaica Puerto Rico St. Lucia St. Maarten Suriname Trinidad & Tobago USVI BRONZE […]

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