REDY to Rebuild Our Tourism Tourism is the largest industry in the world. As a matter of fact, it is estimated that the Travel & Tourism sector accounts for more than 9% of the global GDP. The economy of the Caribbean region, especially, developed through tourism which was a welcomed substitute for the colonial cash-crop economy. Undoubtedly, tourism has turned Antigua & Barbuda into one of the Caribbean’s most flourishing economies. It provides employment for our nationals, earns foreign exchange, provides revenue for our government, raises national income and has even promoted a consciousness of our culture and history. However, [...]
‘The ABLP Central Youth for Labour showed their support for candidate Lennox Weston as he greeted his supporters in St. Philips South. The echoing response in the village of Freetown and affirms the disgust for the broken promises and failed policies under the UPP government. Once a UPP strong-hold, Freetown is now increasingly supporting Team Labour. Team Weston and the ABLP Central Youth for Labour left on a high note from the pledged support and the prospect of change in the Freetown Village. They are ready!