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MONTEGO BAY, Jamaica: May 7, 2015: Western Jamaica has been given the opportunity to be better informed about the history and nature of the Rastafari movement through a historical

MONTEGO BAY, Jamaica; April 29, 2015: The 518-room Holiday Inn, once dubbed the largest hotel in Montego Bay, has received a major boost with a US$15 million renovation and re-bran

BRACO, Trelawny: April 26, 2015: As ongoing investment in the tourist industry continues to f

Kingston, Jamaica: April 22, 2015 – There was a buzz of activity in Ocho Rios this morning as nearly one thousand Chinese vacationers descended on the resort town to experience Jam

Kingston, Jamaica, April 20, 2015: Under the new Fiscal Incentives Act, better known as the Omnibus Act, the number of tourism properties eligible for tax benefits for re-investmen

Kingston, Jamaica –April 16, 2015: 2014 was Jamaica’s best year ever for cruise shipping as the island welcomed 1.4 million cruise ship visitors, a 12.5 percent increase over 2013.

MONTEGO BAY, Jamaica April 2, 2015: Minister of Tourism and Entertainment, Hon. Dr.

NEGRIL, Westmoreland, Jamaica, March 25, 2015: As plans for the transformation of the resort town of Negril take shape, Minister of Tourism and Entertainment, Hon. Dr.

KINGSTON, Jamaica: Wednesday, March 18, 2015: After participating in what is viewed as an innovative business development initiative, several hoteliers and suppliers have termed th

Kingston, Jamaica: March 12, 2015 – The Ministry of Tourism and Entertainment on Tuesday (March 10) outlined proposals to redevelop Montego Bay’s popular ‘Hip Strip’ and return it

Montego Bay, Jamaica: March 4, 2015: The Jamaica Tourist Board (JTB) has thrown its full support behind the upcoming MoBay City Run, describing the charity event as an asset to the

MONTEGO BAY, Jamaica: Tuesday, March 3, 2015: The business community in Montego Bay has been challenged to invest in the resort city to rescue it from decline.

Kingston, Jamaica: February 27, 2015 - Minister of Tourism and Entertainment, the Hon. Dr.

N, Jamaica: February 16, 2015: With Negril growing as a bustling resort town, the Ministry of Tourism and Entertainment is responding to the need for amenities to give members of t

KINGSTON, Jamaica, February 9, 2015:  As part of the activities to commemorate the 70th birthday of the Hon.

Kingston, Jamaica: February 8, 2015 – Minister of Tourism and Entertainment, the Hon. Dr.

Montego Bay, Thursday, February 5, 2015: Expectations of another record year for Jamaica’s tourism industry have been realized with stopover arrivals, cruise ship arrivals and earn

KINGSTON, Jamaica: Wednesday, February 4, 2015: The Tourism Enhancement Fund (TEF) has expended nearly $500 Million on local environmental initiatives since 2012, in keeping with t

MONTEGO BAY, Jamaica: Wednesday, January 28, 2015: Representatives of the nearly 200 supplier and buyer companies which participated in the first ever Tourism Linkages Speed Networ