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TTC Special: Caribbean: Health tourism can help

TTC Special: Caribbean: Health tourism can help

By Frank Martin TTC Service.-The efforts of the Caribbean in favor of health tourism are redoubled. The reason why is that this industry branch is growing more and more worldwide and will be a great reinforcement for the economies of the regional islands. Although Cuba has for years been a ...

TTC Special: Caribbean monitors tsunamis

TTC Special: Caribbean monitors tsunamis

By Frank Martin TTC Service.- Tsunamis are not frequent in the Caribbean Sea, but the islands of the region prefer to maintain a rigorous surveillance on this threat considered extremely dangerous and destructive. Last 14 March region participated in the 2019 Caribbean Wave, an exercise to test the effectiveness of ...

TTC Special: Tourism: Is artificial intelligence necessary?

TTC Special: Tourism: Is artificial intelligence necessary?

By Frank Martin TTC Service.- Artificial intelligence is the theory and development of computer systems able to perform tasks that normally require human intelligence. Among those tasks may be visual perception, speech recognition, decision-making, and translation between languages. All those tasks are daily work in the world tourism industry from ...

TTC Special. Danger: Avoid plastic

TTC Special. Danger: Avoid plastic

By Frank Martin Climate change is a phenomenon that threatens the world tourism industry and the worst news is that it has allies, one of them the plastic. Scientists have come to the conclusion that an object that seems harmless and useful as a plastic bag is linked to the ...

TTC Special: Caribbean Cautiously optimistic

TTC Special: Caribbean Cautiously optimistic

By Frank Martin TTC Service.-Tourist arrivals to the Caribbean will increase by between 6 and 7 percent in 2019 a forecast of the CTO that will only be possible to reach if the region continues its restoration steps after the bitter 2017 with its destructive hurricanes. Experts add that the ...

TTC Special: Caribbean: Sustainable tourism success or economic failure

TTC Special: Caribbean: Sustainable tourism success or economic failure

By Frank Martin TTC Service.- Sustainable tourism is the goal of the most visited tourist destinations in the world, including the Caribbean islands, committed to that goal. Last week Belize has unveiled a new tourism campaign aimed at targeting the Latin American market by promoting sustainable tourism by offering boutique ...