Tag: Department of Tourism

Regional tourism bodies preparing for sector’s reopening

Regional tourism bodies preparing for sector’s reopening

Natasha Smith Natasha Smith- November 22, 2020

Regional Tourism Committees are using the downtime imposed by the COVID-19 pandemic to prepare for the eventual reopening of the ... Read More

Recovering tourism via technology

Gavin Lewis Gavin Lewis- July 23, 2020

—Technology's role in strengthening the tourism industry post COVID-19 DPI, Guyana, Thursday, July 23, 2020 Earlier today, the Tourism Recovery ... Read More

Tourism Recovery Action Committee established

Staff Writer Staff Writer- June 9, 2020

DPI, Guyana, Tuesday, June 9, 2020 The Department of Tourism in the Ministry of Business has collaborated with the Guyana ... Read More

Tourism of the future will call for changes – Tourism Director-General

Tourism of the future will call for changes – Tourism Director-General

Ayana George Ayana George- May 29, 2020

—Post-COVID hospitality sector will have to re-tool DPI, Guyana, Friday, May 29, 2020 After the COVID-19 pandemic, many sectors will ... Read More

Collaborative approach must be taken to sustain tourism industry – Min. Rajkumar

Anara Khan Anara Khan- May 14, 2020

DPI, Guyana, Thursday, May 14, 2020 As Guyana and the rest of the world battle the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) industries ... Read More

Guyana sees over 314,000 visitors

Guyana sees over 314,000 visitors

Natasha Smith Natasha Smith- February 11, 2020

―300,000 mark surpassed for the first time DPI, Guyana, Tuesday, February 11, 2020 Tourism officials say more than 314,000 persons ... Read More

Linden youths gain employment in tourism sector

Linden youths gain employment in tourism sector

Staff Writer Staff Writer- January 2, 2020

―to benefit from training as tour guides DPI, Guyana, Thursday, January 2, 2019 With Linden's tourism sector on the upswing ... Read More

Guyana: One of the go-to places for 2020

Guyana: One of the go-to places for 2020

Natasha Smith Natasha Smith- December 5, 2019

−Makes Condé Nast Traveler’s list of 20 Best Places to visit DPI, Guyana, Thursday, December 5, 2019. Guyana has made ... Read More

Linden tourism sector on the way to success

Linden tourism sector on the way to success

Staff Writer Staff Writer- November 20, 2019

―Agro, Aqua, Environmental and Industrial tourism to be explored ―hosts the Tourism Awareness Business and Cultural Exposition DPI, Guyana, Wednesday, ... Read More

Guyana gears up to host a major academic conference in 2020

Guyana gears up to host a major academic conference in 2020

Shaquille Bourne Shaquille Bourne- November 12, 2019

─ Heads of Tourism Dept and UG say conference to open new opportunities DPI, Guyana, Tuesday, November 12, 2019 After ... Read More

COVID-19 Alert!

Coronavirus disease spreads primarily through contact with an infected person when they cough or sneeze. It also spreads when a person touches a surface or object that has the virus on it, then touches their eyes, nose, or mouth. We urge citizens to practice good hygiene and social or physical distancing also adhere to the guidelines provided by the Ministry of Health, Guyana.