MONTEGO BAY, October 21, 2019 - Tourism Minister Edmund Bartlett, says there is no cause for concern by Jamaicans over the increasing levels of foreign direct investments (FDI) in the country’s tourism industry.
KINGSTON, July 30, 2019 - In light of a number of breaches uncovered by an audit of security arrangements at some hotels and tourist attractions, the Tourism Ministry is moving to streamline the issuing of licences to hotel and attraction operators.
KINGSTON, Jamaica July 27, 2019 -Tourism Minister Edmund Bartlett, says a strong collective regional effort is needed to curtail the rapidly growing threats posed by the influx of sargassum seaweed in the Caribbean.
FALMOUTH, Trelawny. May 16, 2019 - Tourism Minister, Edmund Bartlett, says the Hospitality and Tourism Management Programme (HTMP), which is established in secondary schools across the island, is purposed to take the industry to new heights of professionalism and world-class service.
MONTEGO BAY, April 16, 2019 - Tourism Minister Edmund Bartlett, says the Ministry will continue on the pathway of strengthening the linkages with other sectors of the economy, particularly the agricultural and manufacturing sectors.
KINGSTON, Jamaica, January 29, 2019 - Tourism Minister Edmund Bartlett, says product diversification by industry stakeholders is pivotal to further boosting Jamaica’s global competitiveness, and successfully tapping into new markets.
KINGSTON, January 11, 2019 - Minister of Tourism Edmund Bartlett, is reporting that Jamaica welcomed a record 4.31 million visitors in 2018; the second year in a row that Jamaica has had more than 4.3 million visitors in a single year.