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... North Side community, where he grew up, and a widely respected businessman who was hailed as a pioneer of Cayman's tourism industry. Politicians on both sides paid tribute to Mr. Miller for his contributions to the development of the country and his unwavering commitment to the Cayman Islands.
She joins SKTA from the Cayman Islands Department of Tourism where she worked as a sales and marketing executive for 11 years. Young previously worked for travel companies including Going Places, Airtours and Tradewinds. She said: “I am thrilled to be taking on a fresh challenge in my new role ...
Buoyed by their recent success as hosts of the 33rd Carifta Swimming Championships, president of the Aquatic Sports Association of Jamaica (ASAJ) Martin Lyn stressed the importance of exploiting sports as a springboard to further boost tourism. Jamaica hosted the recently concluded four-day ...
While Hardie has spent her more recent career in marketing roles with offshore firms such as Mourant and Deloitte, she has also worked in tourism management and served as a board director of the Cayman Islands Tourism Association for many years. She also has experience working with government ...
Cuba's National Museum of Fine Arts has been named as the best museum in the Caribbean by TripAdvisor travelers. The Havana-based ... The National Gallery of the Cayman Islands in George Town, Grand Cayman, rounds out the top five best museum list for the Caribbean. The NGCI 9,000sq ft ...
A new project aims to bring the beauty of Cayman's underwater world to a new type of tourist – virtual scuba divers. South Africa-based WildEarth teamed up with scuba operator Don Foster's for three live web broadcasts from Cayman's reefs last week. More than 60,000 people tuned in for the test ...
“For the Cayman Islands,” Ms. Powery said, “Miss Universe is a tourism product,” advertising the destination. “The members of Miss Universe … if your girl is getting a lot of views, especially on social media, say, 30,000 views, 40,000 views, that is a lot of attention for the Cayman Islands. People will ...
As an Easa Part-145/Part-147 organization, Haitec holds the FAA approval, as well as approvals from Civil Aviation Organizations of Aruba, Azerbaijan, Bermuda, Cayman Islands, Russia and the UAE, allowing the company to service a broad range of Boeing and Airbus, as well as Gulfstream aircraft.
Despite the massive public interest in what will be the biggest ever infrastructure project in Cayman Islands' history, the tendering process has been far from ... Many people in the tourism sector have highlighted the fact that the limited public beach areas and unique attractions, such as Stingray City, are ...
The Cayman Islands is on a roll, with visitors numbers up, new hotel product coming on line, summer promotions for kids and a romance campaign set to target the couples market. "I'm happy with our performance, our growth, our air access, our partnerships and our partners, but we're not letting up," ...
"We are excited to host the second year of this tournament in the Cayman Islands," said Moses Kirkconnell JP, the Honorable Deputy Premier and Minister for District Administration, Tourism and Transport. "Last year's tournament was a great success with over 1000 fans visiting our Islands and the ...
"Last year's tournament was a great success with over 1,000 fans visiting our Islands and the feedback received from the teams and visitors alike was extremely positive," said Moses Kirkconnell JP, the Honorable Deputy Premier and Minister for District Administration, Tourism and Transport.
But why is a regional marketing budget necessary if individual destinations like the Bahamas, Cayman Islands, and Jamaica have the resources to promote themselves? Jibrilu and other tourism officials argue many travelers don't separate storm-ravaged islands from the overall region due to media ...
The Cayman Islands, home to some of the world's most beautiful beaches, epicurean excellence and … cockfighting? That is not the kind of marketing slogan we would expect to pass muster at the Department of Tourism. Nor is cockfighting an activity that our islands can afford to condone. If last month's ...
As I have discussed in these updates over the years, tourism and the real estate industry are closely interlinked in the Cayman Islands, as tourism brings in new visitors to the island who frequently then fall in love with the islands and decide to buy a second home here. Looking at our tourism industry as ...
“We are excited to host the second year of this tournament in the Cayman Islands,” said Minister for Tourism Moses Kirkconnell in a press release. “Last year's tournament was a great success with over 1,000 fans visiting our Islands and the feedback received from the teams and visitors alike was ...
... to share information on the various industry sectors and any concerns and opportunities”. It also has plans to hold similar round tables for the tourism and the financial services sectors, which will also involve the respective industry bodies, Cayman Islands Tourism Association and Cayman Finance.
The Mexico travel tradeshow welcomed thousands of tourism industry professionals and specialized media from over 80 countries around the world, ... The first ever Temptation Caribbean Cruise, set to sail in February of 2020 from Tampa, FL, with port calls in Cancun and the Cayman Islands.
The Cayman Islands Chamber of Commerce got off to an early start, handing out trash bags and gloves to volunteers just after dawn Saturday for what is ... The reduction of plastic pollution across the Caribbean was the focus for Earth Day 2018, according to the region's hotel and tourism association.
“This is a brand-new initiative, first in nation for both the U.S. and the Cayman Islands,” said Michael Ebanks, deputy chief officer for the Ministry of ... program involving CAL flights on Friday and Saturday afternoons, the fast track process could be expanded to include other airlines and other travel days.
An estimated 100,000 people passed through the Seaport World Trade Centre where Sinclair handed out Cayman Islands Marathon brochures, tourism pamphlets and Tortuga chocolate rum turtles. The event was open to the public. A number of past runners in the Cayman race and visitors to the ...
The organisers of the Cayman marathon staffed a booth at the expo, held 13-15 April, ahead of the race. Bev Sinclair, the Cayman race communications manager, was on hand to talk to attendees about the marathon, set for Sunday, 2 December, as well as promote the Cayman Islands as a tourist ...
Three-quarters of Cayman's construction firms expect their expenditures to increase in 2018 and 70 percent plan to increase local hiring this year. ... sessions for the tourism sector and the financial services industry and invites participation from the respective industry bodies, the Cayman Islands Tourism ...
Rickey Watts said the biggest hurdle to bring a tournament is facilities, but said he had has “positive” conversations with the Bermuda Tourism Authority in regards to bringing an event ... Indeed, the Cayman Islands is playing host to the Cayman Islands Classic in November for a second straight year.
(CNS): The Department of Tourism has revealed that the more than 418,000 stay-over visitors who came to the Cayman Islands last year spent almost half a billion US dollars during their trips and contributed US$31.5 million to the public purse in room tax. The guests' estimated spend of US$498M was ...
Cayman Airways will begin flying direct to the western United States early next year, Tourism Minister Moses Kirkconnell told business leaders at a Chamber of ... But, he said, Cayman Airways mission was not to make a profit itself but to allow the Cayman Islands as a destination to maximize its income.
(CNS): It appears that the sky is not the limit when it comes to overnight visitor numbers to the Cayman Islands after the most successful first quarter in the islands' history for tourism and the highest number of visitors on record in one month. Between 1 January and 31 March a whopping 134,170 visitors ...
Last year, 61 million people flew in and out of the Denver International Airport – that is more than 167,000 per day. Next year, if discussions go well, some of those travelers will be heading to or from the Cayman Islands, on board our national carrier Cayman Airways. Tourism Minister Moses Kirkconnell ...
In the first quarter of 2018, the Cayman Islands welcomed 134,170 visitors, an increase of 22,933 visitors or 20.62 percent over the first quarter in 2017. This comes as the Cayman Islands welcomed 54,965 visitors by air in March, an increase of 24.76 percent over March 2017. This marks the first time in ...
Governor Anwar Choudhury, continuing his visits to the districts of the Cayman Islands, toured West Bay, meeting several of the district's residents and seeing some of its tourism attractions. On the tour, the governor announced there would be changes to the Christmas party at Government House ...
Cayman Airways (KX, Grand Cayman Island) is planning to launch maiden flights to the western United States early in 2019, Cayman Islands Tourism Minister Moses Kirkconnell has said during a meeting with the business community, as reported by the Cayman Compass. While no destinations have ...
MAY 02, 2018 (STLRealEstate.News) –With increasing stay-over tourism numbers to the Cayman Islands, experts in the local real estate industry say the jurisdiction is poised to reap the rewards. The tri-island Caribbean nation recorded its best stay-over visitation figures yet in 2017 with 418,403 ...
“We have worked alongside the Cayman Islands Tourism Association for this exercise today, and Go Pro Diving, and two of their instructors are going to come along with us to show us around the Kittiwake, the various nooks and crannies.” He said familiarity with the layout of the wreck is crucial in the ...
Some islands even benefited from Irma and Maria. Arrivals were up in the Cayman Islands, St. Lucia and St. Vincent as travellers and cruise ships sought out alternatives to those islands that were hit hardest by the storms. The positive outcome, if there is any positive to be found, is that travellers will see ...
Two "mysterious" vinyl records were found by a builder in a bungalow loft in Esher. They were recorded in the 1970s by Barefoot Man, from the Cayman Islands, and are not available to buy in the UK or online. The Cayman Islands Department of Tourism, which is now in possession of the records, ...
The Cayman Islands Department of Tourism partnered with WestJet Vacations to bring four top-selling GTA senior travel agents to the Cayman Islands for a FAM from April 22-26, 2018. FAM participants were treated to flights on WestJet as well as stays at WestJet Vacations properties including Grand ...
Ten inaugural calls will be made in places like Fiji's volcanic Dravuni Island, the forested Cayman Brac in the Cayman Islands, and the city of Timaru in ... Departing Fort Lauderdale for Amsterdam on January 6, Silver Whisper will become the first ever ship to visit all seven continents on a world cruise.
The reports also included a handful of other claims of apparent overcharging from taxi drivers, something the Cayman Islands Tourism Association has also flagged as a key concern of visitors to the islands. In one instance, the complaint alleged that a tourist couple arriving at the airport had asked for a ...
Plus, the best way to help recovery efforts is to visit, spend money, and ... The Cayman Islands, including Grand Cayman, escaped last year's storm ...
The increased economic activity is expected to ripple into other areas as well, including banking, telecommunications and government agencies, said Tiffany Dixon-Ebanks, executive director of the Cayman Islands Tourism Association. In an email, she said beyond the basic hospitality industry, a slew of ...
The heads of the police force, port and airport will field questions from tourism industry figures at the Cayman Islands Tourism Association's annual general meeting, Wednesday. The event, which will also involve the election of a new board of directors, starts at 3 p.m. at the Westin hotel. Stran Bodden ...
GRAND CAYMAN, Cayman Islands, May 9, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- The Cayman Islands is welcoming its youngest visitors to feast in the Culinary ...
(CNS): The Cayman Islands Chamber of Commerce will be hosting a local ... I look forward to a lively discussion and debate on Cayman's economic ... Leacock-Broderick (President, Cayman Islands Tourism Association) have also ...
Mr. Byrne, one of the guest speakers at the Cayman Islands Tourism Association annual general meeting Wednesday, said he wants to bring high ...
Countries such as the Bahamas, Grenada, St. Lucia, Cayman Islands, Martinique, and Trinidad and Tobago have contributed to the new tourism ...
KAABOO Cayman, set to take place February 15 + 16, 2019, welcomes ... Moses Kirkconnell, Minister of Tourism for the Cayman Islands.
Minister of Tourism Moses Kirkconnell said the event will benefit from the ease of air travel from the United States, among other locations, to the island, ...
“We are excited to welcome KAABOO to the Cayman Islands for its first international festival for both locals and visitors to enjoy,” said Hon. Moses ...
Teams from Cayman Islands, Bermuda, Nassau and Key Biscayne will travel to play in the two-day tournament that will take place at the rugby club ...
... chaos within the Cayman Islands Public Transport Unit. From drivers falling asleep at the wheel and crashing while carrying visitors to fighting and ...
... the Cayman Islands Real Estate Brokers Association; and Theresa Leacock-Broderick, president of the Cayman Islands Tourism Association, have ...
... trip off the coast of George Town has been identified by the police as Doris Ann Sarauer, who was visiting the Cayman Islands from Minnesota in the ...
With the airport moving toward completion and several hotels investing in extensive upgrades, Mr. Langevin, who is also the Cayman Islands Tourism ...
Cayman's record-breaking tourism figures may have been helped, in part, by other Caribbean islands' misfortune, as visitors have rerouted trips from ...
We here at TravelPulse Canada try not to choose sides. I mean, there are a lot of great destinations around the world, and they're all entitled to brag a ...
TORONTO — The Cayman Islands Department of Tourism debuted its brand new Culinary Guide with an intimate cooking and mixology ...
American Airlines Expanding Flights to Caribbean Destinations, but Not ... Chicago O'Hare International Airport to Cayman Islands, The Bahamas, and ...
From Memorial Day through Labor Day, the Cayman Islands Department of Tourism is hosting its inaugural “Kids Culinary Capital of the Caribbean” ...
The good news is that stayover visitor arrivals were up 20 percent in the first ... The bad news is that the “most popular resort” in the Cayman Islands, ...
The Cayman Islands government earned $16.3 million more than it ... most financial services-related fees are paid and tourism is at its high point.
Speaking about the modest growth in April, Tourism Minister Moses ... “But, outstanding performance for the Cayman Islands does not mean that we ...
Tourism numbers for 2018 continue to out-pace their 2017 counterparts. ... “Outstanding performance for the Cayman Islands does not mean that we ...
Chef Maureen Cubbon, Cayman Islands, 5 June ... The featured chef at the Caribbean Tourism Industry Awards Dinner on 7 June will be Barbados ...
Lord Tariq Ahmad of Wimbledon is set to arrive in Cayman Wednesday for a review of the island chain's hurricane preparedness and to discuss issues ...
and a who's who of corporate tax havens (Bermuda, Cayman Islands, ... The Queen did visit Greece in 1950, before she became Queen, but has never ...
Earlier today his family members issued a statement to Cayman 27 saying Mr. Farrell worked in tourism as an ambassador for the Cayman Islands.
None more so than the islands that were severely impacted by the Hurricanes. In a press conference held by the Caribbean Tourism Organisation on ...
Mr. Farrell worked in tourism as an ambassador for the Cayman Islands. A statement from his family, issued prior to his passing, stated that he was “a ...
Regional online magazine the Caribbean Journal has ranked Anegada as one of the top 18 best islands to visit in the Caribbean this year.
WHY IT RATES: Travelers can book trips to the Cayman Islands with peace of mind knowing they are covered by this guarantee—Eric Bowman, ...
GRAND CAYMAN — The Cayman Islands Department of Tourism is promoting a 'Worry Free Hurricane Guarantee', with on-island partners vowing to ...
GRAND CAYMAN, Cayman Islands, June 1, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- The Cayman Islands prides itself in providing travellers with unrivalled vacation ...
Seven Mile Beach, Cayman Islands. • Beachfront bargain hotel nearby: Compass Point Dive Resort, from $250 per night on TripAdvisor • Great airfare ...
With an unpredictable hurricane season around the corner, the Cayman Islands Department of Tourism continues to give its visitors peace of mind ...
Many resorts in the Cayman Islands offer a free replacement stay throughout the summer months, letting guests rebook their trips for the same duration ...
(PRESS RELEASE VIA SNO) – The Cayman Islands prides itself in providing travellers with unrivalled vacation experiences and allowing guests to be ...
GRAND CAYMAN, Cayman Islands, Saturday June 2, 2018 – The Cayman Islands prides itself in providing travellers with unrivalled vacation ...
The Cayman Islands Tourism Association is seeking nominations for the 2018 Cayman Stingray Tourism Awards, which honors top performers in the ...
The Cayman Islands Tourism Association has announced that it is extending the deadline for nominations for this year's Stingray Tourism Awards by a ...
The Cayman Islands Tourism Association (CITA has extended their deadline for nominations for the Stingray Awards. You now have until next Friday ...
The Cayman Islands Department of Tourism has launched a “Worry Free Hurricane Guarantee,” a promise made by its partners on the islands to cover ...
The Cayman Islands Department of Tourism has launched a "Worry Free Hurricane Guarantee," a promise made by its partners on the islands to cover ...
... date in June with participation from Saint Lucia, The Bahamas, The Cayman Islands, Grenada, Trinidad & Tobago, Martinique and Jamaica.
The Cayman Islands Department of Tourism has launched a "Worry Free Hurricane Guarantee,' a promise made by its partners on the islands to cover ...
... Tourism Board, Caribbean Airlines, Cayman Islands Department of Tourism, Goya Foods, ... SOURCE Caribbean Hotel and Tourism Association.
In its statement Friday morning the DoT said, “On behalf of the Cayman Islands Department of Tourism, we are deeply saddened by the news of ...
Mr. Bourdain has been a frequent addition to local event Cayman Cookout and he ... The Cayman Islands Department of Tourism issued a statement.
Cayman Islands chefs and hospitality figureheads have paid tribute to Anthony .... Tourism leaders in Cayman also paid tribute to Mr. Bourdain Friday, ...
Caribbean tourism officials unveiled details of the long talked-about ... the Cayman Islands, Grenada, Trinidad & Tobago, Martinique and Jamaica ... "This is a one-island agreement for tourism and signifies a unified approach to a ...
The Trust organised the event in partnership with Plastic Free Cayman. “The continued prosperity of the Cayman Islands tourism product depends on ...
In partnership with the Caribbean Hotel and Tourism Association (CHTA), ... So far, St. Lucia, the Bahamas, the Cayman Islands, Grenada, Trinidad ...
The findings in the study raise further questions for the Cayman Islands government and the tourism ministry's plans to destroy acres of live reef shelf ...
The cocktail must have a name and include Cayman Islands rum. The Cayman Islands Tourist Board sponsored this competition,” he explained.
This year's festival would have been listed on the popular travel site to ... The Cayman Islands' ease of accessibility to and from the US, coupled with ...
“The benefits of cruise tourism come with a good infrastructure of tours, ... while the US Virgin Islands, the Cayman Islands, St Maarten, Jamaica and ...
The number of cruise passengers visit the island is set to increase ... while the US Virgin Islands, the Cayman Islands, Jamaica and Puerto Rico each ...