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WORLD TOURISM DAY MESSAGE FROM PATRICIA AFFONSO-DASS PRESIDENT, CARIBBEAN HOTEL AND TOURISM ASSOCIATION

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FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 27, 2019 The theme of this year’s World Tourism Day, “Tourism and Jobs: A better future for all”, is particularly relevant for the Caribbean because no other sector creates more jobs or more opportunities in a wider variety of professions and skills. In addition to the 2.5 million people employed directly, many more benefit indirectly […]

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CARIBBEAN TOURISM STAKEHOLDERS SUPPORTING TRAVELERS IMPACTED BY THOMAS COOK DISSOLUTION

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Officials are optimistic about latest developments to keep Condor Airlines flying to the region MIAMI (September 25, 2019) – Expressing concern for the thousands of travelers, employees and businesses impacted by the closure of British travel group Thomas Cook, the Caribbean Hotel and Tourism Association (CHTA) commended the region’s and global tourism industry stakeholders for […]

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CARIBBEAN HOTEL AND TOURISM ASSOCIATION SEEKS JOBS FOR HURRICANE-AFFECTED WORKERS

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MIAMI (September 24 , 2019) – Working with public and private sector tourism partners in the Caribbean, The Bahamas and South Florida, the Caribbean Hotel and Tourism Association (CHTA) and its counterpart the Bahamas Hotel and Tourism Association (BHTA) have launched “Tourism Jobs for Bahamians” to secure temporary employment for these industry professionals. Hurricane Dorian, […]

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HOUSE OF ANGOSTURA INVITES CARIBBEAN BARTENDERS AND MIXOLOGISTS TO COMPETE FOR COCKTAIL HONORS

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Six bartenders to be selected for November 10 prelims ahead of 2020 Global Championship PORT OF SPAIN, Trinidad (September 23, 2019) – Bartenders and mixologists from across the Caribbean are encouraged to apply to qualify for the 10th ANGOSTURA® Global Cocktail Challenge (AGCC), on February 23, 2020 in Trinidad. Caribbean entrants have until Thursday, October […]

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CARIBBEAN HOTELS UNITE FOR ONLINE TRAVEL AUCTION

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CHTA urges travelers to vacation in the Caribbean and help victims of Hurricane Dorian MIAMI (September 12, 2019) – From Aruba to Jamaica and The Bahamas to Bermuda, hotels and resorts have joined with the Caribbean Hotel and Tourism Association (CHTA) to launch an online action to help support the long-term recovery of the northwestern […]

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CHTA MEMBERS AND INDUSTRY PARTNERS HELPING TO DRIVE SUPPORT FOR THE ABACOS, GRAND BAHAMA

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MIAMI (September 4, 2019) – The Caribbean tourism industry and its many friends around the world are responding to the call for support for the storm ravaged islands of the northwestern Bahamas – The Abacos and Grand Bahama. The Caribbean Hotel and Tourism Association (CHTA) is appealing to its membership, travel industry partners, national hotel […]

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CHTA CALLS ON BOOKING.COM TO ADJUST NEW COMMISSION POLICY

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WELCOMES CHANGE EXEMPTING DESTINATION FEES CITES COMMISSIONS ON TIPS AND PASS-THRU CHARGES AS UNFAIR AND REGRESSIVE SUPPORTS PRICE TRANSPARENCY BY ALL HOTELS CLICK HERE to download PDF of the CHTA Rejects Booking.com Commissions as Grossly Unfair and Regressive press release. Many Caribbean hotels are reconsidering using Booking.com as a result of the new commission policy which […]

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CHTA, TOURISM CARES DEPLOY HURRICANE RECOVERY RESOURCES TO SPUR CARIBBEAN TOURISM

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CLICK HERE to download PDF of this release. MIAMI (August 3, 2018) – The Caribbean Tourism Recovery Fund, established by the nonprofit organization Tourism Cares and the Caribbean Hotel and Tourism Association (CHTA), has collected more than US$275,000 in charitable donations to build long-term recovery and enhance the ability of hurricane impacted destinations to rebound […]

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CHTA CONGRATULATES KAROLIN TROUBETZKOY ON SLHTA ELECTION

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CLICK HERE to download a PDF of this press release. MIAMI (July 25, 2018) – Frank Comito, CEO and Director General of the Caribbean Hotel and Tourism Association (CHTA), today congratulated the St. Lucia Hotel and Tourism Association (SLHTA) on the  election of Karolin Troubetzkoy as its new president. Karolin Troubetzkoy,  immediate past president of […]

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TURKS AND CAICOS BAGS TWO INDUSTRY AWARDS AT CHIEF IN MIAMI

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MIAMI (July 4, 2018) – Tourism representatives from Turks and Caicos Islands captured two of four Caribbean Hotel and Tourism Association (CHTA) tourism industry awards at the opening of the fourth Caribbean Hospitality Industry Exchange Forum (CHIEF) in Miami last month. Stacy Cox, Executive Director of the Turks and Caicos Hotel and Tourism Association, received […]

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