News Americas, TORONTO, Canada, Fri. Aug. 26, 2016: The Canadian governmentâ€™s latest travel updates cautions its nationals about travelling to eight Caribbean nations. The updated caution comes because of high rates of crime in the countries. The 8 countries in the Caribbean the Government of Canada insists their citizens should â€œexercise a high degree of cautionâ€ when travelling to, are as follows:
MIAMI (August 30, 2016) - Some of the world's leading travel, tourism and hospitality experts will be participating in the upcoming Caribbean Hotel and Tourism Association's (CHTA) Caribbean Hospitality Industry Exchange Forum (CHIEF) slated for the El Conquistador Resort in Puerto Rico from September 30 to October 2, 2016.
ST. LUCIA (August 25, 2016) - Olympians from, or connected to the Caribbean, are being lauded as ambassadors for their region by a leading Caribbean hotelier. "Allow us to join the legions of people congratulating you for your magnificent feats of physical and mental courage displayed for all the world to see at the Rio 2016 Olympics," said Karolin Troubetzkoy, Executive Director of St. Lucia's Anse Chastanet and Jade Mountain resorts.
KINGSTON, JAMAICA â€“ August 19, 2016 â€“ Capitalizing on Jamaicaâ€™s presence at the Olympic Games in Brazil, Jamaicaâ€™s Ministry of Tourism, the Jamaica Tourist Board and a number of industry partners met for a collaborative luncheon in Rio de Janiero with Brazilian tour operators. The tour operators received presentations from Minister of Tourism, the Hon. Edmund Bartlett and Director of Tourism, Paul Pennicook.