Education Tourism 

AHTA says management course pays dividends for the tourism industry

The Antigua Hotels & Tourist Association (AHTA) says management training leads to success for participants in its Supervisory Management Training course—industry insiders agree. The 10-week certificate course, created in collaboration with The University of the West Indies Open Campus of Antigua & Barbuda (UWOC ANU), was designed to enhance leadership skills for hospitality sector management and supervisory personnel. And five years after its inception, industry insiders continue to laud its effectiveness. 

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Sports Tourism 

2016 Inaugural Antigua 360 Race – Boats and crews started gathering

by John Burnie, Boats and crews are gathering in Antigua in anticipation of The Inaugural Antigua 360 Race which takes place on Friday 19th February. This new and exciting race was conceived by Stan Pearson, a co-founder of the RORC Caribbean 600. Entry to the Around Antigua 360 is exclusively reserved for boats entered in the RORC 600 mile offshore classic, starting on Monday 22 February.

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Tourism 

Antigua and Barbuda Takes Center Stage in US Today Travel Feature!

The latest achievement in the efforts of the destination to continue its relentless campaign to market and promote brand Antigua and Barbuda was realised today. The front page of the USA Today Feb 11th travel section, which reaches 10 million readers was ablaze with photos and stories about Antigua and Barbuda as a result of a recent press trip last month by USA Today journalist Melanie Reffers. The award-winning journalist who specialises in Travel was invited to the destination and hosted by the Antigua and Barbuda Tourism Authority over a…

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