Tag: Jamaica Tourist Board

Jamaica Tourist Board enhances commitment towards Indian market

Jamaica ranks amongst one of the most aspirational travel destinations’ for Indians. It is one of the top-visited destinations for families, honeymooners, leisure travellers and adventure seekers, from India. Jamaica Tourist Board (JTB) has re-appointed TRAC Representations as their India Representative, to strengthen press relations and marketing strategy as a destination for diverse segments of […]

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Jamaica promotes Kingston as a leisure destination

With a strong visitor growth in 2018, the Jamaica Tourist Board aims to boost leisure travellers in Kingston. Kingston, the capital of Jamaica, has always been the centre for business travellers, but the country’s new Tourism Director, Donovan White wants Kingston to be promoted focussing on the leisure travellers as well. The city of Kingston […]

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Jamaica Tourist Board to promote Accompong Maroon Festival worldwide

Accompong in Jamaica will be the first cultural heritage location to be promoted worldwide as part of a new marketing initiative being driven by the Ministry’s Tourism Linkages Network, revealed Jamaica’s Minister of Tourism, Edmund Bartlett. “We will make Accompong the first destination and we will now place the anniversary festival on the calendar of […]

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Jamaica Tourist Board signs Memorandum of Understanding with Airbnb

Recently a memorandum of understanding (MOU) to establish a framework for cooperation to further boost and diversify Jamaica’s tourism product, was signed on December, 2016 by the Jamaica Tourist Board and home-sharing accommodation company Airbnb. “This partnership will help expose our visitors to our rich culture and showcase the warm Jamaican hospitality for which we […]

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Jamaica displays positive growth in tourism in 2016

The Tourism Minister of Jamaica, Edmund Bartlett has announced that the destination is firmly on its path to welcome four million tourists for 2016. The Jamaica Tourist Board has released statistics that show that 2.084 million visitors came to the island during the first half of 2016 giving Jamaica earnings of $1.3 billion. There were […]

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Brand Jamaica to be promoted at Rio Olympics

The Jamaican government is projecting to spend around $67,000 and over J$97 million to promote the country in the Rio Olympic Games this year. Edmund Bartlett, Tourism Minister of Jamaica, revealed that the above amount will be used to set Jamaica House 2016, a promotional tool used by the Jamaica Tourist Board to boost visitor arrivals […]

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Jamaica Tourist Board launches ‘Meet The People’ experience

Jamaica Tourist Board (JTB) has come up with a unique programme of ‘Meet the People’ for individuals and families at no charge to ensure that the tourists can experience the Jamaican way of life. The tourists can learn how to dance to the  sounds of reggae, prepare an authentic Jamaican dish, meet with a famous […]

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