Point of View. COVID-19: Cuba to quarantine tourists, close borders for month

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Cuba Catering SA, which is responsible for providing gastronomic services at all airports in the country, has implemented changes to the payment method in recent waiting rooms (SUE).

According to the entity reported on its Facebook wall, since January 27, in food establishments located in SUE for international terminals, cash payments can only be made in euros and Canadian dollars.

“For electronic sales, international or national magnetic cards will be used in MLC that are accepted by the Central Bank of Cuba,” the publication said.

The Cuba Catering Company confirmed that an offer of gastronomic services will be maintained in the intermediate and external rooms of airports in the national currency.

Read more: https://havana-live.com/cuban-airports-change-payment-methods-for-gastronomic-services/


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2023 Caribbean travel and tourism outlook is favorable


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Despite global pressures such as high inflation, the war in Ukraine, the ensuing energy crisis, and an impending economic recession, the outlook for Caribbean travel and tourism is favorable, according to the Barbados-based Caribbean Tourism Organization (CTO).

Delivering the region’s 2022 “Tourism Performance and Outlook Report” in Bridgetown today, Neil Walters, Acting Secretary General of the CTO, confirmed that […]

The largest tourism fair in the DR will be held from April 26 to 28

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DATE is the country and the Caribbean’s most important tourism promotion fair for Dominican products. According to Andrés Marranzini, executive vice president of Asonahores, DATE is the stage where the industry’s main source markets meet the hotel sector and the local complementary offer. He stated that the event focuses on promoting Dominican tourism products in order to increase the flow of tourists […]

Point of View: Jamaica Blue Mountain Coffee Festival celebrates the world’s best tasting coffee this spring

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Coffee lovers worldwide unite and honor one of the world’s most sought-after coffee beans at the 6th annual Jamaica Blue Mountain Coffee Festival. This year the festival marketplace takes place on Saturday 25th March in its usual home, the historic Newcastle Parade Grounds in St. Andrew, Jamaica. ​

Regarded as one of the best coffees in the world, Blue Mountain Coffee is grown […]

Urgently reduce global warming


World leaders need to listen to and act on solid scientific guidance to urgently reduce global warming, the UN Secretary-General António Guterres said in a video message at the opening of the new session of the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) on Monday.

Underlining the “urgent need to end global heating with cold, hard facts”, he said the panel’s forthcoming report ahead […]