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Tourism in the Caribbean and trade links between the Middle East and Latin America.

Architecture, Planning, Policing, Tourism, Trade

News from the islands

Caribbean [TOURISM]

Tourism remains the biggest foreign currency earner for most Caribbean nations but the region’s infrastructure has not always helped attract visitors. A number of new projects could help to make a difference.

Three years on from the earthquake that destroyed nearly 300,000 of its buildings, Haiti is reviving its tourism business. This month, the NH El Rancho will reopen in Pétion-Ville, the third major hotel to open its doors in Haiti in as many months. By the summer of 2013, Port-au-Prince will have nearly…


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