Jamaica’s Director Of Tourism Donovan White Hosts Welcome Dinner For AFUWI Bob Marley Awardee Actress CCH Pounder

Jamaica’s Director of Tourism Donovan White recently hosted a special welcome dinner for renowned actress and activist CCH Pounder, at Sugar Mill Restaurant.  Ms. Pounder is the American Foundation for The University of the West Indies (AFUWI) 2018 Bob Marley Awardee, and is visiting Jamaica as a guest of the Jamaica Tourist Board (JTB) and […]
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Trinidad Promotional Outfit Guarantees Patrons Alternate Act Should Capleton be Unavailable for Performance After Being Arrested in Jamaica

Port-of-Spain, Trinidad. May 14th, 2018- Organisers of the highly anticipated ‘INFERNO’ concert event, which is being held in Trinidad on June 9th are today assuring patrons that despite recent reports that Jamaican entertainer, Capleton, has been detained by Jamaican police, the event will go on as planned. The promotional outfit says systems are in place […]
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Jamaica’s Tourism Minister Edmund Bartlett Makes Strong Case For Small And Medium-Sized Tourism Enterprises (Smtes) At G20 Tourism Ministerial Summit In Buenos Aires

Jamaica’s Minister of Tourism, Hon. Edmund Bartlett has underscored the need for greater support of small and medium-sized tourism enterprises (SMTEs) in order to ensure the growth and sustainability of the tourism industry. Minister Bartlett is attending the World Travel & Tourism Council (WTTC) Global Summit 2018 in Buenos Aires, Argentina where he presented a policy brief on […]
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Red Stripe Presents Reggae Sumfest Brings Jamaica To NYC This Week

A slice of Jamaica flew into New York City this past Tuesday (April 17), when Red Stripe Presents Reggae Sumfest took over The DL nightclub. The purpose of the private event was to raise awareness and celebrate the island’s leading annual music festival, which will be held in Montego Bay from July 15-22, 2018. Caribbean music, food, speciality […]
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Team Jamaica Bickle Readies For 24!

Team Jamaica Bickle is preparing for its 24th staging at the annual Penn Relays with a plethora of activities in the weeks leading up to the event. These activities are crucial to the organization’s ability to underwrite its program, one which provides meals, transportation, hotel assistance and medical care for the hundreds of Caribbean athletes, […]
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Jamaica’s Award-Winning Jazz Great To Return To The Nation’s Capital After Four Year Absence

Jamaica’s Grammy-nominated jazz maestro, Monty Alexander, is set to return for a four-night performance next week in the nation’s capital, Washington, D.C., after a four-year absence. Alexander is slated to perform at the legendary Blues Alley, located at 1073 Wisconsin Ave. NW in Washington, D.C., from Thursday, April 5th to Sunday, April 8th.  The show has been billed as: “Monty […]
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Diaspora Contingent In Jamaica For Champs & Pot Of Gold After Work Party

A large New York contingent of track & field enthusiast inclusive of Team Jamaica Bickle CEO Irwine Clare is currently in Jamaica to attend this year’s ISSA Boys & Girls Athletic Championships at the National Stadium in Kingston. Aside from attending the championship, the Diaspora contingent will visit a number of tourist attractions across the […]
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The Jamaica Tourist Board And Caribbean Airlines Bring A Taste Of Carnival To Miami’s Wynwood Yard

The Jamaica Tourist Board and Caribbean Airlines, the official airline of Carnival in Jamaica 2018, transformed Miami’s Wynwood Yard into one big party. The festive, high energy event, which brought the sights, sounds and delectable bites of Jamaica to Miami, was created to promote Carnival in Jamaica. The party featured costume dancers and stilt walkers […]
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Toots And The Maytals To Perform At For Jamaica Annual Fundraiser

Ska and rocksteady legends Toots & The Maytals will bring the “Bam Bam” to the 13th Annual Fundraiser and Dance Party for charity organization “For Jamaica Inc.” on Saturday, April 21, 2018 in Plantation, Florida. The event will raise funds to support For Jamaica’s mission, which is to provide new bedding for children in orphanages and places […]
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Festival Song Receives Record Number Of Entries For 2018

“Impressive” was how the Committee Chairman, Mr. Vernon Derby described the record number of entries received for the 2018 staging of Jamaica Festival Song Competition. The competition, which closed for entries on February 28, the last day of Reggae Month, saw over 200 entries from across the island, a record when compared to the last […]
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