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Blue Diamond Resorts to Take over Management of Antigua’s Jolly Beach Resort & Spa

TORONTO, Aug. 14, 2017 /PRNewswire-HISPANIC PR WIRE/ — Blue Diamond Resorts, the Caribbean’s fastest-growing hotel company, is proud to announce that it will be taking over the management and operation of Antigua’s largest all-inclusive resort, the 464-room Jolly Beach Resort & Spa, beginning September 1, 2017. “We look forward to bringing our operations to the beautiful Island of Antigua, and to applying our management experience to this popular resort” said Jordi …

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ANTIGUA AND BARBUDA SIGN AGREEMENT WITH AIRBNB

NEW YORK, NY (July 26, 2017) – The Antigua and Barbuda Ministry of Tourism, the Antigua and Barbuda Tourism Authority and Airbnb have signed an agreement to help drive diversified and sustainable tourism to the islands and begin dialogue about a framework for taxation on accommodation. This is intended to assist hosts to be able to pay accommodation taxes through the …

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ANTIGUA AND BARBUDA BRING ENGLISH HARBOUR TO SAG HARBOR

NEW YORK, NY (July 24, 2017) – Antigua and Barbuda brought ‘English Harbour to Sag Harbor,’ in the Hamptons over the course of the weekend through various events to ultimately raise visibility of the twin island nation to this influential community, and inspire many to visit. The weekend began with a successful evening with the Hampton elite to establish connections …

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ANTIGUA AND BARBUDA CONNECT WITH HAMPTON ELITE

NEW YORK, NY (July 23, 2017) – Antigua and Barbuda hosted an evening with the Hampton elite to establish connections with the influencers and celebrities, and raise awareness of Antigua and Barbuda in this lucrative community in New York on July 21st at leading restaurant, The Palm. The event was held to share the dynamic vision of the tourism industry to transform …

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ANTIGUA AND BARBUDA HOTEL STAKEHOLDERS IMPRESSED WITH MARKETING STRATEGY OF TOURISM AUTHORITY

JULY 21, 2017 (ST. JOHN’S, ANTIGUA) –  The marketing strategies for Antigua and Barbuda’s main source markets in the USA, UK & Europe, Caribbean and Canada, were scrutinized by local stakeholders at a public/private sector market consultation hosted by Antigua and Barbuda’s Ministry of Tourism and the Antigua and Barbuda Tourism Authority, on Thursday.   Senior tourism officials and marketing directors presented …

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Statement by The Honourable Asot Michael, Minister of Tourism of Antigua and Barbuda on discussions held on Wednesday 19 July 2017 with Senior Representatives of Sandals Resort International

Yesterday, Wednesday, 19 July, members of the Cabinet met senior representatives of Sandals Resort International to discuss the proposed closure of the Sandals Resort in Antigua for five months. At the conclusion of the discussion, the Sandals representatives recognised the government’s resolve that the Resort will not be closed for five months. Instead, the representatives gave the undertaking that the …

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Antigua and Barbuda see a spike in bookings following UK consumer campaign

  LONDON, ENGLAND (July 18, 2017): Following the Antigua and Barbuda Tourism Authority’s largest brand marketing campaign to date, there has been a strong uplift in bookings. The UK Campaign which launched on 23rd June and ran across outdoor and digital platforms, promotes Antigua’s attractiveness beyond the beach. It was timed to encourage bookings to Antigua for a late summer …

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ANTIGUA AND BARBUDA WELCOME ‘THE VOICE’ WINNER CHRIS BLUE & WIFE FOR THEIR HONEYMOON

St. John’s, Antigua (July 17, 2017) – Antigua and Barbuda welcomed ‘The Voice’ 2017 Winner Chris Blue and his new wife Stephanie to the popular destination in the Caribbean for their honeymoon with a VIP reception. The newlyweds landed in the Caribbean’s most romantic destination to the sounds of local musicians and were personally greeted by the Minister of Tourism, Economic …

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