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Berthia Parle
SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico—
President of the Caribbean Hotel Association (CHA) Berthia Parle has called for the introduction of tough legislation to halt "unscrupulous operators" engaging in irresponsible hotel and tourism development in the region.

Addressing the 8th Caribbean Media Exchange (CMEx) on the theme "Sustainable Development: A Balancing Act" taking place in Puerto Rico, Parle pointed to the continuing disregard on the part of some developers for their corporate social and environmental responsibilities.
Queen Mary 2
KINGSTOWN, St. Vincent- This eastern Caribbean nation last month welcomed to its shores the world’s largest cruise ship – Queen Mary 2 – with tourism officials saying the call this season will “make-it- or-break-it for St. Vincent and the Grenadines.”