St. Kitts Honors
Outstanding Contributions to Tourism BASSETERRE (20st
November, 2012): St. Kitts celebrated its tourism
product in grand style last Saturday, with an awards event that
honored individuals and businesses who had made a positive
impact on the development of the tourism industry.
Senator and Cape Air CEO makes courtesy call on Premier Parry
Charlestown, Nevis (Friday, November 16, 2012)--
United States Senator and Cape Air CEO, Mr. Dan Wolf is
presently visiting the Caribbean, and included a short visit to
Nevis where he made a courtesy call on Premier of Nevis, Hon.
Joseph Parry at his Bath Hotel office on Wednesday afternoon.
Proposes Visa-Free Travel To Citizens Of 16 Island Nations
Citizens from 16 Island Nations will soon be
able to travel to the Schengen area without needing a visa. This
will open up to opportunities and advantages both for the EU and
the nationals of these 16 nations.
"Travelling without a visa is not just a symbolic gesture
– it will have a direct impact on citizens of these countries
and on EU citizens, in the form of more people-to-people
contacts and business
Another regional task for
St. Kitts and Nevis’ Richard “Ricky” Skerritt
BASSETERRE, ST. KITTS, NOVEMBER 15TH 2012 (CUOPM)
- Another regional task for St. Kitts
and Nevis’ Minister of Tourism and International Transport, Sen.
the Hon. Richard “Ricky” Skerritt. He is also the immediate Past
chairman of the Caribbean Tourism Organisation (CTO) and held
that post for two years.
He has been appointed to co-chair a “highly focused”
regional aviation committee to facilitate air transportation in
According to the Barbados-based
Caribbean Tourism Organization (CTO) the committee, which also
includes officials from the United States Virgin Islands,
Trinidad and Tobago, Jamaica, Barbados, Puerto Rico, Antigua and
Barbuda, and the Caribbean Community (CARICOM) Secretariat, will
also seek to enhance airlift into the region.
Locals being trained for
managerial positions at Four Seasons becomes a reality
Charlestown, Nevis (Wednesday, November 14, 2012)--
Four Seasons Resort Nevis has again honoured the wishes of the
Premier of Nevis, the Hon. Joseph Parry, as eight (8) junior
managers were trained in the STEPS program, and graduated in
preparation for senior management positions.
New St. Kitts and Nevis tourism attraction should be completed
by June 2013 BASSETERE, ST. KITTS, NOVEMBER 14TH 2012
(CUOPM) – The St. Kitts Agro-Tourism project, expected to become
a major tourist attraction should be completed by June next
year. The project, now under construction has been described by St.
Kitts and Nevis’ Prime Minister the Rt. Hon. Dr. Denzil L.
Douglas as “an outstanding example of the wonderful
TOURISM AUTHORITY CEMENTS MEDIA AND TRADE PARTNERSHIPS AT THE
2012 WORLD TRAVEL MARKET
(12TH November, 2012): Delegations
representing the St. Kitts and Nevis Tourism Authorities hosted
over 20 UK journalists to an authentic taste of the Caribbean at
a special WTM media breakfast, Tuesday 6 November, as part of an
intensive four day schedule of events for
Reasons To Visit Nevis This Winter
Or so I was told by at least 15 locals on this
small Caribbean island, 2 miles away from St. Kitts. Nevis is
lush and gorgeous, with its signature Mount Nevis rising 3,200
feet above the island. Though it's a huge celebrity haunt, its
vibe is easygoing ...
Brilliance of the Seas
makes inaugural call, over19,000 cruise passengers to
visit next week
BASSETERRE, ST. KITTS, NOVEMBER 8TH 2012 (CUOPM) –
Tourism stakeholders welcomed the first visit of Brilliance of
the Seas on Tuesday as the 2012/2013 Cruise Ship Season
continues. Two ships visit on Friday and eight others are
scheduled for next week.
NTA Officials confident
WTM participation will reap benefits for Nevis
NIA CHARLESTOWN NEVIS (November 07, 2012) --
Officials of the Nevis Tourism Authority (NTA) remain
confident that their representation at the ongoing World Travel
Market (WTM) in London, will reap future rewards for the Tourism
Sector on Nevis.
In a brief telephone interview with the Department of
Information on November 07, 2012, the Authority's Chief
Four Seasons Resort on
Nevis begins training its junior managers NIA CHARLESTOWN
NEVIS (November 06, 2012) -- Eight junior managers
at the Four Seasons Resort, Nevis will go down in the hotel's
annals as the first to be trained in preparation for more senior
management positions. They graduated from a 10 week in-house
training programme called STEPS, on November 05, 2012, at the