Thompson: Tourism improving in GB

Minister of State in the Office of the Prime Minister in Grand Bahama, Kwasi Thompson, on Monday, touted the government’s efforts to revive the tourism product in the nation’s second city, which he said reflects a marked improvement. Thompson said according to the Central Bank of the Bahamas latest Monthly Economic and Financial Developments for […]

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Tourism sees 16.5% growth in stopover visitors

NASSAU, BAHAMAS – “Unprecedented” is how Tourism Director General Joy Jibrilu described the country’s 16.5 per cent growth in stopover visitors this year. In a recent interview with Eyewitness News, Jibrilu said The Bahamas is not only outperforming the Caribbean’s expectations, but also global expectations. However, she said the challenge is now what will be […]

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Jack’s Bay to Stand out Among Resort Communities

NASSAU, BAHAMAS –  Developers of Jack’s Bay in Rock Sound, Eleuthera expect that a combination of global leadership, unique offerings and sustainability will make their resort community stand out in the marketplace. “Just as Atlantis had to happen for Baha Mar to exist, we really needed Bakers Bay and Albany to happen for Jack’s Bay […]

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Tourism planners at work to build on success of 2018

NASSAU, BAHAMAS – Tourism planners and strategists at The Bahamas’ Ministry of Tourism and Aviation have already planned ahead to ensure that they build upon the successes of the 2018 tourism season next year. “We look forward to building upon the success and tourism growth from 2018 as we forge ahead with exciting new programmes, partnerships […]

Tourism Minister: Air arrivals up by 15%

Mainly due to expanded airlift from Delta and American Airlines   NASSAU, BAHAMAS – Tourism arrival numbers are up, according to Minister of Tourism and Aviation, Dionisio D’Aguilar. D’Aguilar, while addressing the media on Friday at the Hilton Hotel, revealed that air arrivals to The Bahamas have been consistently up by 15 per cent since […]

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