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American Airlines flying here in December is a smart move, because that is when the new airport is slated to open. Our oil and gas industry will begin to accelerate and, obviously, there will be more travellers to and from Guyana. Some uninformed people are cursing the thought of AA flying to Guyana.
The inspiration to host the Guyana Carnival came from Guyana's 50th Independence Jubilee celebrations, says Chairman of the organising committee Bobby Vieira, who is hopeful that the event will be another tourism-boosting calendar activity. The Guyana Carnival, which promises locals and ...
The CJIA expansion project was part of a number of transformative projects, which included the Marriott Hotel, to bring in a new sector, mainly tourism with its eco brand. Guyana was being poised to become a hub for air traffic to facilitate regional and international traffic, with one of the main effects being ...
For many years I have been a private tourism advocate and trust me on this, Guyana is not an easy tourist destination to sell to the international market. Many have never heard of Guyana before, and there is always the confusion between Ghana and Guyana. You have to constantly keep educating ...
As Guyana's largely forestry-based exports to China recover, local businesses are being urged to explore opportunities to sell more food to that Asian country and attract Chinese tourists when they attend the inaugural China Import Expo to be held later this year in Shanghai. Minister of Business ...
In that regard, he said Guyana could do well with a “small piece” of China's tourists and at the same time take advantage of that country's large food market. “We should carefully consider how we can sell more food to not just China but the rest of the world but certainly China has an appetite for whatever ...
FORT LAUDERDALE – Guyana is poised to become the Dubai of the Caribbean if revenues to be derived from its newly discovered oil reserves are effectively managed and prudently invested and the potential for large scale agribusiness, tourism and infrastructure development is aggressively pursued.
Director of Tourism Donovan White presents the work of Jamaican artist Everard ... Born in Guyana, I would like to spread love, education, information, ...
None of its natural features make a more eminent case for Essequibo's potential as one of Guyana's most attract tourist destinations than its tranquil ...
Loop: Guyana already has Mashramani, which is seen as Guyana's ... GC: Carnival is aimed at boosting our tourism product and creating events that ...
Regional aviation handlers for 15th AGM in Guyana today ... Guyana's aviation sector will record a modest but important milestone today when it ... on the critical nexus between Caribbean aviation and a tourism industry that is vital ...
Its Carnival time in Guyana. The official message for Guyana Carnival was “Just get here.” Thousands of tourists that got to Guyana will join locals and ...
Living with Guyana's Wai Wai taught me that building relationships – and earning money – is vital for indigenous people to get access to healthcare ...
Imitation carnival puts Guyana's tradition at risk –Creighton ... In the column, Creighton referred to the Guyana Carnival as a “superficial imitation” of its ... who is hopeful that the event will be another tourism-boosting calendar activity.
In 1994 when Wilderness Explorers opened its doors, tourism was an unknown word. There were only a handful of tour operators in all of Guyana.
The move is intended to boost bilateral ties, trade and tourism between the two countries. Guyana is located on the northeast coast of South America ...
It emphasises the development of bilateral relations between the two countries and opens new horizons for the country's citizens for tourism, ...
Guyana grants Emiratis visa upon arrival ... of bilateral relations, opens up new horizons for the country's citizens for tourism, investment and trade, ...
Ambassador of Guyana, Mr. Bayney Karran, representatives of the Chinese ... minerals, forestry, energy, infrastructure, technology and tourism.".
The Marriott Hotel Guyana in Georgetown will soon benefit from an ... the standards of hospitality and tourism in Georgetown”, explains Mr. Monty ...
I have followed the Tourism and Hospitality Association of Guyana (THAG) via their informative magazine from the inception which is over a decade ...
SURINAME, Guyana and French Guiana are three of South America's smallest and most untrodden territories, and they can now be paired with the ...
Guyanese dignitaries march in Independence Day Parade in Brooklyn ... of Bartica the tourism capital of Guyana, was joined by Mr. James Richmond, ...
Organized by local tourism group, Savannah Drive Guyana, the one-day event aims to facilitate eco-tourism in indigenous communities along the ...
Duke Lodge, Atta Rainforest Lodge, Old Fort Tours win tourism awards ... recipients from the Tourism and Hospitality Association of Guyana (THAG) ...
A new GTA mission statement includes a focus on optimising the positive socio-economic and conservation effects of tourism, empowering Guyana's ...
Affonso-Dass has been the president of both the Tourism and Hospitality Association of Guyana and the Barbados Hotel and Tourism Association and ...
Land clearing for an eco-lodge in Moraikobai, Region Five has begun. This was disclosed to Minister of Business, Dominic Gaskin by Toshao of the ...
Affonso-Dass has been the president of both the Tourism & Hospitality Association of Guyana and the Barbados Hotel & Tourism Association and runs ...
PM meets presidents of Nauru, Marshall, Guyana ... of exchanges in promising areas such aquaculture, fisheries, agriculture, tourism and mining.
Four of Guyana's top tourism destinations surrounding Bartica, including the beaches surrounding Bartica, are threatened by this rising pollution.
This paints a bleak future at least in the short term for Guyana's most popular Eco-Tourism locations many of which are found in the Rupununi and ...
... of the Resort of the Year Award at the recently held Tourism and Hospitality Association of Guyana's (THAG) 26th Annual President's Awards, came.
Mitra Ramkumar was elected as the new President of The Tourism and Hospitality Association of Guyana (THAG) at its 25th Annual General Meeting ...
The Ministry of Business, Department of Tourism along with the Caribbean Tourism Organisation (CTO) yesterday hosted a Rum Route Forum with ...
Are Guyana and the Caribbean so ugly, so inhospitable, so lack of anything left for tourists, that we have to create routes around rum and alcohol?
... between the Ministry of the Presidency, the Ministry of Social Cohesion's Department of Culture, Youth and Sport, the Guyana Tourism Authority and ...
Because of the building's central location, perhaps it can be utilised as a museum which houses artifacts of British Guiana which Guyana does not ...
Alexander said that the hospitality and tourism industry in Berbice has great potential and he called on all stakeholders such as central government, ...
The Guyana Office for Investment (GO-Invest), an agency of the Ministry of ... Implementation of the project will improve Guyana's ability to access ... and expansion of Guyana's manufacturing, forestry, tourism and agricultural sectors.
Guyana Tourism Authority. Travel and tourism will outperform the global economy throughout the next decade, growing by an expected 3.8% on ...
The Guyana Tourism Authority is developing a package to promote visits to indigenous communities. It will include funding for eco-tourism lodges and ...
She was also able to work with a smaller nearby village, Akawani, that was hoping to develop eco-tourism. For all its troubles with poverty, Guyana is a ...
Guyana and China on Friday inked an accord to facilitate cooperation ... as “very, very important” to facilitate tourism and the flow of people to Guyana.
Guyana Tourism Authority, the official Tourism Board of “Destination Guyana”, has taken a step to reach out to potential visitors from the United States ...
Guyana is coming to Canada, and they want your business. The Guyana Tourism Authority, the official tourism board of Destination Guyana, has ...
Guyana is looking to enter the North American tourism market. The Guyana Tourism Authority, which is the official tourism board of “Destination ...
Get ready to get to know Guyana. The Guyana Tourism Authority has formed an official partnership with several organizations to promote the South ...
Work of Guyana United Artists remains unappreciated here ... to resolve the Venezuela–Guyana Border issue, as well as promote our tourism industry.
Untrue statements and total lies make headlines like the Guyana Times article that the Guyana Tourism Authority is investigating Pegasus Hotel and ...
Flores explained that his agency is still working along with Guyana Tourism Authority to identify the tour company which supposedly owned the Jet Ski.
The dire need for a reduction in transportation costs, enhanced infrastructure and access to opportunities for training were highlighted on Wednesday ...
Travel Agent spoke with Brian Mullis, director of the Guyana Tourism Authority, to learn more about the destination and its plans for marketing and ...
Recently appointed Director of the Guyana Tourism Authority (GTA) Brian Mullis sees the development of linkages between the evolution of the ...
Suriname… several undocumented Guyanese”, Kaieteur News and ... of Tourism and the Guyana Tourism Authority to address this challenge with ...
The rehabilitation of the Vreed-en-Hoop Stelling along with the construction of a boardwalk, and the establishment of a Bauxite Centennial Regional ...
Against the backdrop of what it says is its focus on meeting international tourism standards, the Guyana Tourism Authority (GTA) this week disclosed ...
GuyTIE Partners include Ministry of Business, Caribbean Export Development Agency, The Guyana Office for Investment, Guyana Tourism Authority, ...
A FRENCH-BORN chocolatier of Guyanese parentage has opened his first shop in Guyana. François, of Maison François, worked as a head chef in ...
This will go a far way in promoting Guyana, Guyanese music and contribute to the development of a unique Guyanese tourism brand and move us ...
Guyana is set to be marketed as a must-go destination by North American and German firms in an initiative spearheaded by the Guyana Tourism ...
The specialist firms recently hired by the Guyana Tourism Authority (GTA) to market Guyana as a tourist destination in North America and Germany ...
GEORGETOWN, Guyana — Unreliable power supply woes in Guyana may soon be a ... Guyana has already benefited from two grants from the Islamic Bank ... technology and methods to improve its agriculture and tourism sectors.
The Guyana Tourism Authority (GTA), in collaboration with the Department of Tourism (DoT), held a roundtable discussion on Thursday with editors of ...
The market representation firms will work in collaboration with the GTA and tourism stakeholders in raising the profile of Guyana in their markets.
Guyana Chronicle:– HE seemed uneasy, fiddling with his mobile phone as he ... that the Spanish-speaking nationals come here mainly for tourism purposes. ... Cubans have been flocking to Guyana in droves to get such visas ever ...
Did you know that they don't even have a “Useful Link” to the “Guyana Tourism Authority”? I suppose they think that is useless too, maybe rightly so ...
Of the 800,000 Guyanese, 12% are Muslims, 30% Hindus and 58% ... The Minister of Public Infrastructure Patterson stated that Guyana is open for ... eco, and sports tourism, energy conservation, renewable energy development, ...
The Guyana Hindu Dharmic Sabha's Georgetown motorcade will end at the Chateau ... Over the last 44 years, the Diwali Motorcade has become a highlight is Guyana's cultural and tourism calendar is considered as the largest ...
GEORGETOWN, Guyana — Russian foreign minister, Sergei Lavrov, will ... are moving to liberalize their visa policies to attract trade and tourism.
(JAMAICA GLEANER) The festering crime problem that has been plaguing St James jolted the tourism sector on Thursday night when a gunman ...
Guyana was the top performing destination in the first half of 2018. In his address at the close of the Caribbean Tourism Organisation's State of the ...
(GUYANA CHRONICLE) — Guyana has recorded the highest growth in the tourism sector in the Caribbean region during the first half of 2018.
It is a shame that Guyana has not been able to research the burden of ... reduce (or stop?) their alcohol consumption, the Guyana Tourism Authority, ...
Caribbean Airlines still eying direct flights from Guyana ... the Tourism and Hospitality Association of Guyana (THAG) and the National Air Transport ...
Guyana is set to be the home of a new state of the art golf course. ... to sport tourism, but also help to pinpoint the country as a tourist destination due to ...
Inked! Roddy Carr signs the agreement in the presence of Aleem Hussain (right) and the President of Tourism and Hospitality Association of Guyana, ...
The airline is looking to partner with local stakeholders in the travel and tourism business in Guyana and that was the objective of the visit to Guyana.
Indonesia and Malaysia are assisting Guyana and Suriname in expanding their agriculture and tourism sectors through “reverse-linking”, ...
(JAMAICA GLEANER) Jamaica's tourism sector has been left with the difficult task of trying to cauterise serious damage being done to its reputation, ...
Oil money could ignite tourism potential – Gaskin ... tourism hosted by the Department of Tourism in collaboration with the Guyana Tourism Authority ...
Guyana's director of tourism, Brian Mullis, who joined the organisation in January, said UK representation was vital to increasing visitation to the ...
The Kenya Tourism Board has appointed the New York-based CornerSun ... of Uganda and Rwanda, Visit Norway and Guyana Tourism Authority.
A Fly Jamaica Boeing 757-200 aircraft overshot the runway at Guyana's main international airport early Friday, injuring several people.
“We welcome them because the kind of connection they bring to Guyana would surely enhance not only tourism but also trade in Guyana,” he added.
In recognition of this and the increasing number of visitors to Guyana, we embarked on the Cheddi Jagan International Airport Expansion,” Greenidge ...
Guyana becomes the 19th destination for American in South America, a boost ... The new flights come as Guyana is seeing very strong tourism growth.
Minister of Public Telecommunications Catherine Hughes yesterday told local drone operators that their participation in the tourism industry is pivotal ...
For the first time, travelers can fly directly to and from Miami and Santa ... American nonstop option from Miami: Guyana via American (www.aa.com).
1.6 If the vehicles are modified within two years of entering Guyana, ..... and licensed as a tourism operator by the Guyana Tourism Authority (GTA).
The Guyana Tourism Authority (GTA) and the non-governmental organisation, Visit Rupununi, have signed a Memorandum of Understanding ...
The problematic issue of sexual attacks against visitors to the island, inside the walls of local hotels, again came to the fore recently when Asif Ahmad, ...
Vijayawada: Minister for Tourism and Culture Bhuma Akhila Priya said that ... Akhila Priya explained the construction of Amaravati, temple tourism, ... those from the Netherlands, Myanmar, South Africa, Sri Lanka, Fiji, Guyana, ...
Government will continue to support the local tourism sector with further investments in marketing, capacity building and product development, while ...
By Brian T. Mullis. The tourism sector is widely recognized globally as a vital contributor to job and wealth creation, economic development, ...
Caribbean Airlines (CAL), which has been serving Guyana for the past 50 years, offers Guyanese travellers from North America a sandwich, cold ...
“When we talk about Destination Guyana, and when we talk about tourism and visitors coming to Guyana, no visitors are coming to see Georgetown, ...
Tourism month has come and gone. ... At the beginning of Tourism month there was this announcement of a safari from ... Is Guyana ready for tourism?
Guyana Tourism Authority (GTA) 2018 Awardees and top officials of the GTA and Tourism Hospitality Association of Guyana (THAG). The awardees ...
Eight tourism ambassadors were on Tuesday honoured by the Guyana Tourism Authority (GTA) for their contribution to enhancing travel experiences ...
MOJAVE, Calif. (Reuters) – A Virgin Galactic rocket plane blasted to the edge of space today and returned safely to the California desert, capping off ...