Morgans Hotel Group terminated its (Mondrian) hotel management agreement with Baha Mar and wants a temporary restraining order to halt an alleged “retaliatory” attempt by the resort to grab $10 million that it claims Baha Mar was not entitled to.
The region’s hotel occupancy fell by 0.4 percent in March compared to the same month in 2013, following a similar year-over-year decline in February.
Mr. Russell Miller, Chairman of The Grand Bahama Island Tourism Board (GBITB) announced the appointment of Mrs. Carmel Churchill as the new Director of Marketing Services effective today, March 31, 2014.
Sol Kerzner passes the torch as the Investment Corporation of Dubai purchased a “significant equity interest” in Kerzner International Holdings Limited from the Kerzner family.
The Bahamas Hotel and Tourism Association (BHTA) is proud to announce its national culinary team that will represent the country at the 2014 Taste of the Caribbean, the Caribbean Hotel and Tourism Association’s (CHTA) annual culinary competition, taking place June 28 – July 2, 2014 at the Hyatt Regency in Miami, FL.
Sandyport Beaches Resort and Hotel recently hosted the local TV show, ‘Bahamas at Sunrise’ entirely from their Lagoon Beach as a part of the celebratory events for their RCI Gold Crown tourism award.
The New York Times travel section on March 13th recommended Sandyport Beaches Resort and Hotel as a “serene” place to stay when in Nassau
Follow the dollar multiplier and it’s clear that ‘Tourism is everybody’s business’. More than 50 cents out of each dollar in every Bahamian’s pocket came from a tourist.
Former Bahamas Hotel and Tourism Association (BHTA) Treasurer Vaughn Roberts has been appointed to fill the position of Senior Vice President. Moving into the Treasurer slot, which was vacated with Vaughn’s new assignment, is Earle Bethell, General Manager of Comfort Suites Paradise Island.