Travel & Tourism

Edmund Bartlett Pledges Millions to Clean up Ocho Rios

Tourism Minister Edmund Bartlett has promised to make $80 million available to clean up the St Ann town of Ocho Rios. Bartlett made the announcement yesterday while touring sections of Ocho Rios with Member of Parliament for North East St Ann Shahine Robinson, who is also the minister responsible for local government. According to the tourism minister, the $80 million ...

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REDjet Plans to Launch New Jamaican Airline

REDJET, the Caribbean’s low fares airline, is planning to create a separate Jamaican airline which will provide hundreds of jobs, less than two weeks after tickets went on sale locally for flights between the island and two other regional destinations. Speaking with the Business Observer yesterday, REDjet chairman and chief executive officer Ian Burns said that the company has been ...

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