With air service so critical to tourism to the Caribbean, we must keep on exploring the possibilities of additional airlift. Partnership will be the buzz word of 2016 when it comes to encouraging more holidaymakers to visit and stay longer on our islands.
The region has started to see traffic coming from Eastern Europe, particularly Russia, and there’s a growing interest from Brazil, China, Central and South America. In March, Jamaica received 1,000 visitors from China - the single largest number of Chinese visitors to Jamaica so far.”
Minister of Tourism, Barbados
Chair of the Council of Ministers and Commissioners of Tourism