Summer reopening planned for tourism but no date set — Bartlett
Jamaica is working towards reopening to visitors in the summer, sometime between June and August, says the island’s Minister of ...
May 25, 2020
Minister announces freeze on payment of fees in the tourism sector
The Ministry of Tourism has announced a six-month moratorium on the payment for licences and of fees by entities in the tourism se...
by BUZZ Contributor
Apr 18, 2020
Tourism minister joins calls for social distancing
Minister of Tourism Edmund Bartlett has joined the call for social distancing among Jamaicans. Bartlett said that it is important ...
Apr 07, 2020
Final arrangements made to begin tourism workers’ pension scheme
The Ministry of Tourism is reporting that the final arrangements have been made to officially begin the tourism workers’ pension...
Apr 01, 2020
Bartlett says tourism stakeholders pleased with stimulus package
Minister of Tourism, Edmund Bartlett said tourism stakeholders have responded positively to the government’s stimulus package fo...
Mar 31, 2020
Portland remains a tourism jewel—Minister Bartlett
Tourism Minister Edmund Bartlett says the annual Portland Paradise Weekend has been growing from strength to strength and will con...
by BUZZ Writer
Mar 26, 2020
Tourism officials confident that sector will ‘bounce back’ after COVID-19 pandemic
Tourism officials say despite the impact that the coronavirus (COVID-19) has had or could have on the local and global industry, a...
Mar 25, 2020
Gov’t to assist tourism workers who lose jobs during coronavirus crisis
Minister of Tourism Edmund Bartlett has said that the Government is taking steps to safeguard the welfare of tourism workers, as t...
Mar 23, 2020
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