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TTC Special: Caribbean Islands unite against plastic

TTC Special: Caribbean Islands unite against plastic

TTC Service.- A group of Caribbean islands that live on tourism have agreed on an environmental issue: They agree about discarded plastics that float in the Caribbean Sea are extremely polluting. Jamaica, Belize, Barbados, Dominica, Grenada, Trinidad and Tobago and the Bahamas have just jointly announced that since January 1, ...

Barbados records strong January- September performance

BARBADOS RECORDS STRONG JANUARY- SEPTEMBER PERFORMANCE

Chief Executive Officer of The Barbados Tourism Marketing Inc. (BTMI) William Griffith has revealed that based on the destination management organisation’s review, the island has enjoyed a 4.2% increase in stay-over arrivals in the first nine months of 2019 in comparison to the corresponding 2018 period. Between January and September ...

TTC Special: Latin American tourism impressed by Chinese innovations

Latin American tourism impressed by Chinese innovations

By Frank Martin TTC Service.- Argentina together with other Latin American countries admire Chinese innovations. They seek to take advantage of some, especially an e-commerce platform to promote their tourism products. A study on tourism development published in Argentina underlined the concept that the national leisure industry should not miss ...

TTC Special: Caribbean tenacity favors tourism

TTC Special: Caribbean tenacity favors tourism

By Frank Martin TTC service. -The Caribbean tenacity in its objective of maintaining its crucial Tourism industry stable resulted in tourist arrivals to the Caribbean increasing by 9.7% during the first half of 2019 compared to the same period in 2018. According to a report from the Caribbean Tourism Organization ...

TTC Special: Responsible tourists are needed

TTC Special: Responsible tourists are needed

By Frank Martin More than 1,500,000,000 tourists travel the world every year, an excellent figure for the coffers of the global tourism industry, but worrying news for nature. The Center for Responsible Travel (CREST) has asked travelers to “reprimand” their habits by going around the world to help the environment. ...