Linking the Caribbean to the World! Saturday - Sep 23, 2017

Posts Tagged: tourism

  • Haiti Gov’t Defends Plans to Develop Resort Island

    Haiti Gov’t Defends Plans to Develop Resort Island

    PORT-AU-PRINCE, Haiti (AP) — A plan to transform a small Caribbean island off the southern coast of Haiti into a high-end resort will create more than 2,000 jobs and help change the image of this impoverished country, the prime minister said Wednesday. Prime Minister Laurent Lamothe also denied allegations by some residents that the government

  • BVI Signs Deal with China To Boost Economy

    BVI Signs Deal with China To Boost Economy

    TORTOLA, British Virgin Islands (AP) — The British Virgin Islands has signed an agreement with a city in southern China to help boost the island’s tourism and economy. The government says it expects the city of Shenzhen to help develop other sectors, including financial services, culture and sports. Visiting Chinese officials said the British Virgin Islands is a key source of foreign capital for their country. They signed the