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NEW TOURISM MINISTER MEETS WITH VIRGIN ATLANTIC AND VIRGIN HOLIDAYS ON FIRST OFFICIAL VISIT TO THE UNITED KINGDOM

September 25, 2014 @ 11:30 PM
by ablpadmin
London, England) September 24, 2014 – Antigua and Barbuda’s new Tourism Minister, the Honourable Asot Michael, met with Virgin Atlantic and Virgin Holidays Airline Executives on Tuesday, as part of his hectic meeting schedule during his first official visit to the United Kingdom since being elected. Virgin Holidays, one of the largest volume operators in the UK, works simultaneously with their airline partner Virgin Atlantic. Antigua and Barbuda is considered a key strategic route for the airline and has been a major player in its Caribbean leisure business. Minister Michael said: “That as a consequence of our on-going collaboration with [...]

Photo of the Day – Prime Minister Gaston Browne and President Barack Obama and Mrs. Obama

September 25, 2014 @ 1:45 AM
by ablpadmin
Prime Minister of Antigua and Barbuda the Honourable Gaston A. Browne on Tuesdayattended a reception hosted by President of the United States His Excellency Mr. Barack Obama and First Lady Mrs. Michelle Obama at the Waldorf Astoria Hotel in New York on the margins of the UN General Assembly.  Prime Minister Browne also attended the Opening of the 69th Session of the United Nations General Assembly which was addressed by President Obama.  Prime Minister Browne will delivery the National Address to the Assembly on Thursday 25th at approximately 1 p.m.

ANTIGUA RETURNS TO DAILY YEAR ROUND FLIGHTS WITH BRITISH AIRWAYS

September 25, 2014 @ 12:10 AM
by ablpadmin
London, England (September 24, 2014) - Tourism Minister, The Honourable Asot Michael has today announced that Antigua and Barbuda will benefit from an additional flight with British Airways for the Summer 2015. This increase comes, following a meeting held with British Airways officials yesterday at the BA headquarters in England, but also on the back of the airlines growing confidence in the destination. The additional flight will take airlift available on British Airways from 6 to 7 daily, and will allow the airline’s seats to the destination to grow by twenty percent, making way for increased UK tourism arrivals. Currently, [...]

PM Browne invited to explore Investment Opportunities for Antigua and Barbuda in Bahrain

September 24, 2014 @ 8:58 AM
by ablpadmin
NEW YORK, NY, USA – 23rd September, 2014……Foreign Minister and member of the Royal Family of Bahrain Sheikh Khalid bin Ahmed bin Mohammed Al Khalifa has invited Prime Minister of Antigua and Barbuda the Honourable Gaston Browne to share his government’s vision for development with members of the private sector and government of Bahrain. During a bilateral meeting on Monday at the United Nations, the Foreign Minister told Prime Minister Browne that there are many investment opportunities for Antigua and Barbuda in Bahrain and his government is eager to work along with him in the development of Antigua and Barbuda. The Foreign Minister [...]

New Speech for Lord Taverners plus images

September 24, 2014 @ 8:47 AM
by ablpadmin
Honourable Asot Michael Sir. Vivian Richards at Lord’s Taverners Remarks September 23rd, 2014 Sir Vivian Richards, Sir Andy Roberts, Other distinguished ladies and gentlemen. I stand here this evening, overjoyed that Sir Isaac Vivian Richards is being honoured by the Lords’ Taverners. Antigua and Barbuda is a small country. Our population is less than a hundred thousand people. And, yet we have produced some of the world’s most outstanding cricketers. Each of them has been special, but all of them will readily acknowledge – as I do this evening – that Viv Richards is pre-eminent among them. It is a [...]

PM Browne’s Intervention at the UN Climate Summit 2014

September 24, 2014 @ 8:24 AM
by ablpadmin
Statement by the Honourable Gaston Brown, Prime Minister of Antigua and Barbuda On the occasion the United Nations Climate Summit 2014 United Nations Headquarters, New York September 23, 2014. Mr. President; Heads of State and Government. Your Excellency, Secretary General of the United Nations, Mr. Ban Ki-moon. Ladies and Gentlemen I am the representative of a small island developing state that knows well the realities of Climate Change. We have paid – and continue to pay – a high price for it. And, we, like many other small island developing states, contribute the very least to the conditions that cause [...]

PM Browne begins Week-Long Engagements at the United Nations

September 23, 2014 @ 4:32 AM
by ablpadmin
NEW YORK, NY, USA – 22nd September, 2014…..Prime Minister of Antigua and Barbuda the Hon. Gaston Browne, on Saturday commenced a week of engagements at the United Nations that will include him delivering the national statement on Thursday, his first as Prime Minister of Antigua and Barbuda.   Upon arriving in New York City, Prime Minister Browne attended the 5th annual Dinner and Dance of the Roots of Bolans Development Group.  Prime Minister Browne commended the hundreds of Antiguans and Barbudans for their contributions to the Bolans Primary School, Clinic and community.  He said that they had a major role to play in his government’s [...]

ANTIGUA’S NEW MINISTER OF TOURISM TOUCHED DOWN IN THE UK TO MEET WITH TOUR OPERATORS AND HOTEL PARTNERS

September 23, 2014 @ 4:20 AM
by ablpadmin
Monday 22 SEPTEMBER 2014 Honourable Asot A. Michael, the newly appointed Minister of Tourism, Economic Development Investment & Energy, for the Government of Antigua and Barbuda, touched down in the UK on Monday 22 September for a packed itinerary during his 48 hour trip. Also joining the Tourism Minister was the Hon. Paul Chet Greene, Minister of Trade, Commerce, Industry, Sports, Culture and National Festivals. CEO of the Antigua and Barbuda Tourism Authority Colin C. James and the UK based tourism staff were also in attendance at the meetings with members of the travel trade, tour operators and Hotel Partners. [...]

ANTIGUA’S NEW MINISTER OF TOURISM TOUCHED DOWN IN THE UK TO MEET WITH TOUR OPERATORS AND HOTEL PARTNERS

September 22, 2014 @ 4:05 PM
by ablpadmin
Monday 22 SEPTEMBER 2014 Honourable Asot A. Michael, the newly appointed Minister of Tourism, Economic Development Investment & Energy, for the Government of Antigua and Barbuda, touched down in the UK on Monday 22 September for a packed itinerary during his 48 hour trip. Also joining the Tourism Minister was the Hon. Paul Chet Greene, Minister of Trade, Commerce, Industry, Sports, Culture and National Festivals. CEO of the Antigua and Barbuda Tourism Authority Colin C. James and the UK based tourism staff were also in attendance at the meetings with members of the travel trade, tour operators and Hotel Partners. [...]

John Hughes Townhall Meeting

September 16, 2014 @ 1:39 PM
by ablpadmin
Senator Colin L James Parliamentary Secretary Ministry of Sports, Culture & National Festivals Cassada Gardens, St John's, Antigua and Barbuda Tel: (268) 562-6224 (O), 464-5053 (M)  Townhall Meeting Notice  The All Saints East & St Luke Constituency Branch of the Antigua & Barbuda Labour Party (ABLP) will be hosting a Townhall Meeting on Thursday, 18 September, 2014 at 7:30pm at the CT Samuel School in John Hughes. ABLP Caretaker and Parliamentary Secretary Sen. Colin James will address the gathering on matters regarding the ministry and other issues. All constituents are invited to attend. Signed by, Senator Colin L James Parliamentary [...]