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Minister the Honourable Asot Michael, Minister of Tourism, Economic Development, Investment & Energy attends the Annual Monaco Yacht Show

September 27, 2014 @ 9:56 AM
by ablpadmin
The Minister of Tourism, Economic Development,  Investment & Energy, The Hon Asot Michael attending the annual Monaco Yacht Show (MYS), the world’s major event in Super Yachting, where more than 500 major companies in luxury yachting and 105 spectacular super and mega yachts afloat, exhibit every year.  With an average attendance of 33,000 participants, the MYS is the unique occasion in the year to meet the top managers of yachting companies and persons of influence in the Industry.  Minister Michael is taking advantage of this event to promote Antigua & Barbuda, as yachting is one of the key tourism activities [...]

ANTIGUA AND BARBUDAS NATIONAL HERO, SIR VIV RICHARDS HONOURED BY THE LORD’S TAVERNERS

September 25, 2014 @ 11:46 PM
by ablpadmin
Thursday 25 SEPTEMBER 2014Antigua and Barbuda’s only living National Hero Sir Isaac Vivian Alexander Richards took centre stage last evening at Lords, the hollowed home of International cricket. The celebrity studded fund raising dinner was held in honour of Sir Vivian Richards by the Lord’s Taverners and the Antigua and Barbuda Tourism Authority. The Lord’s Taverners is one of the UK’s leading youth sports and disability charities who currently donate over £3 million pounds per year to programmes that give young people particularly those with special needs the opportunity to engage in Cricket and other sports. All funds raised from [...]

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 [...]

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, [...]

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 [...]

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. [...]

ANTIGUA AND BARBUDA SECURE MORE CRUISE BUSINESS AT SEATRADE MED – EUROPE’S LARGEST CRUISE CONVENTION

September 19, 2014 @ 12:20 AM
by ablpadmin
(Barcelona, Spain) September 18th 2014: Antigua and Barbuda Tourism Officials are relentlessly pursuing cruise business for the destination as they negotiate for more cruise calls, at Seatrade Europe in Barcelona Spain. The annual event held from September 15th – 18th is the largest gathering of Cruise Tourism Officials in Europe. Antigua and Barbuda collaborated with 15 regional destinations for the show, with the country’s two-member delegation, Antigua and Barbuda Tourism Authority CEO, Colin C. James, and Nathan Dundas President of the Antigua and Barbuda Cruise Association working from the “Caribbean Village” to ensure cost effective access to the European cruise market. They were joined [...]

Economic Development and Investment Minister talks agro-industries

September 14, 2014 @ 1:29 AM
by ablpadmin
The Honourable Asot Michael with a view to bringing sustainable investment to the agro-industries in Antigua and Barbuda met yesterday with Mr. Luis Vicente Cavalli owner of Innovative Agro Industry (IAI) and the LR Group. They specialize in Agriculture and Agro-Industries, Water treatment systems, reverse osmosis plants, as well as irrigation systems specifically for agricultural projects. Since 1986 the company has been developing projects in Africa specifically in Angola, Gabon, Uganda and The Congo. They integrate training and technical development as well as secure dedicated financing for their projects from conception to execution. One of the defining features of IAI [...]

Minister of Tourism, Energy, Investment and Economic Development, the Honourable Asot Michael, meets with The Asincro Group in Bogota, Colombia.

September 11, 2014 @ 2:05 PM
by ablpadmin
11th September, 2014, The Honourable Asot Michael Minister of Tourism, Energy, Investment and Economic Development today met with The Asincro Group of companies who specialize in consulting, engineering and EPC services for all types of fossil-fuel and renewable power generation projects, as well as power transmission and distribution. Asincro has for more than 40 years executed more than 1,300 projects across Latin America, Spain, Denmark, Italy, Dominican Republic, Haiti and many more. Asincro has developed more than 70,000MW of thermal generation projects, more than 360 sub-stations from 69KV to 765KV and more than 14,000 MW in hydro-electric power generation. In the last [...]