Industry News

March 13 2018

The Caribbean sees record tourism…

It was a record year for tourism in the Caribbean last year, with the islands reaching a milestone number of 30 million visitors…

By Ronnie Lovler

March 6 2018

Christian Louboutin and Puig partner…

Puig and Christian Louboutin have announced a long-term beauty license agreement under the Christian Louboutin brand.

By Hibah Noor

February 6 2018

Argentina raises allowance to US$500…

​Argentina has increased the tax-free allowance for its citizens from US$300 to US$500, making it possible for its citizens…

By Ronnie Lovler

February 6 2018

IATA calls on governments to address…

The International Air Transport Association (IATA) is calling for urgent attention to address infrastructure challenges in…

By Hibah Noor

February 6 2018

Habanos Festival kicks off in Havana

Havana is getting ready to host the XX Habanos Festival, which will celebrate its 20th anniversary…

By Hibah Noor

February 5 2018

Royal Caribbean and Oceania top…

​CruiseCompete has released its CruiseTrends report for February 2018, revealing the most popular cruise trends among consumers,…

By Hibah Noor

January 30 2018

Brazil prepares to open duty free…

​Duty free stores could begin operating for the first time ever in the coming months on the Brazilian side of that country’s…

By Ronnie Lovler

January 30 2018

Canadian Retail Council fighting…

​Concern is increasing among Canadian border store operators that the United States push to get Canada’s minimus threshold…

By Ronnie Lovler

January 23 2018

Bacardi to acquire Patrón tequila,…

Family-owned Bacardi Limited is expanding its portfolio of premium spirits with a definitive agreement to acquire 100% ownership…

By Hibah Noor

January 10 2018

Puerto Rico gets back on track

​The Caribbean Hotel & Tourism Association (CHTA) is hosting its Caribbean Marketplace event in Puerto Rico this month to…

By Ronnie Lovler

December 21 2017

TFWA confirms the return of the…

Following the success of the first TFWA Digital Village in Cannes in 2017, TFWA announced the…

By Jas Ryat

December 19 2017

Tourism returns to Caribbean post…

​Tourism is returning to the Caribbean in the wake of two devastating hurricanes earlier this year, a fact underscored by…

By Ronnie Lovler

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