Bahamaren and HH Travel will collaborate on strengthening luxury travel from China to the Bahamas.
News accounts of violent crime against both tourists and residents in the Bahamas continue to be regularly published in the international and local press.
The injection of capital in the form of foreign direct investment, in the way we have welcomed it, may serve well as a last resort to boost economic activity, but as a long-term growth model it is worrisome.
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.
The Bahamas has been appearing on several undesirable lists lately. Here, the Bahamas is featured as #1 on the “Top 10 Most Dangerous Cruise Destinations in the World”
The United Nations’ latest report on crime shows The Bahamas listed within the ten most violent countries in the world for homicide.
Nassau, Bahamas was featured as one of the top ten most disappointing destinations in the world.
Extensive consultation has been undertaken with the tourism industry and across government and industry in both China and the Bahamas to guide the development of a Two Center Tourism Program with the Chinese tourist traveling to both the United States and Canada.
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.