According to preliminary statistics released by the Bahamas Hotel Association and The Bahamas Ministry of Tourism and Aviation, the 14-major New Providence hotels recorded a 63.9% occupancy rate for November 2011 compared to 55% in November 2010.
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Prime Minister Ingraham’s remarks at the Bahamas Hotel Association’s annual general meeting.
Over 100 exciting holiday and vacation gifts to choose from, including dinners, airline tickets, cruises, hotel getaways and more. Auction proceeds support the Bahamas Hotel Association’s education, training and tourism improvement efforts.
A growing number of high school students are participating in tourism industry-related certification programs being piloted as part of an initiative by the Ministry of Education and the Bahamas Hotel Association.
Most airports, and many hotels, throughout the islands of the Bahamas are back in operation and US Customs has resumed pre-clearance services at LPIA in Nassau.
The Bahamas Culinary Team fielded its youngest professional level team ever to compete in international competition and returned from the Taste of the Caribbean culinary competition held in Miami last week with a number of awards.
Students from Central Andros High School’s hospitality program recently visited Nassau under the American Hotel & Lodging Education Institute’s START program.
The line-up of workshop presenters includes Chef John Ashton whose work has been featured around the world and who has appeared with celebrities and on shows including the Today Show, the Tonight Show with Jay Leno, with Martha Stewart and others.
The Downtown Nassau Partnership Board of Directors congratulates Vaughn Roberts on his recent decision to assume a senior management position with the Baha Mar project.