Caribbean News Digital Makes Presentation at FIHAV 2014
Caribbean News Digital, the online newspaper that targets travel industry professionals and the leading publication on Caribbean tourism, made a presentation in FIHAV 2014 that featured His Excellency Dexter Rose, ambassador of St. Vincent & the Grenadines to Cuba, as the guest of honor.
The opening part of the presentation was made by Betsie Griffin, an expert with the Center for the Promotion of Cuba’s Foreign Trade (CEPEC is the Spanish acronym), who shared views on the economic potentials of the Caribbean region, especially in the field of tourism on the eve of the upcoming Cuba-CARICOM Summit to be held in December this year in Havana.
Following her remarks, CND publishing coordinator Ernesto Gomez showed the main characteristics and strengths of a publication that has been in cyberspace for 15 years. CND is posted in five languages, each and every issue with contents of its own, plus special issues devoted to Panama and Cuba. CND continues to be a source of valuable information for the travel industry in the Americas and the Caribbean. For her part, journalist Alina Tiel spelled out the potentials of Excelencias Cuba, a specialized publication that carries exclusive contents about and from Cuba.
Ambassador Rose highlighted the Caribbean as the best world region to live in and extolled the importance of publications like Caribbean News Digital to showcase the economic and cultural wealth of the Caribbean.
Every year, Caribbean News Digital puts out 260 issues in Spanish, 156 in English, 104 in Portuguese, 52 in German and 52 in Russian. Furthermore, this online newspaper currently has a readership of over 372,000 subscribers in 166 countries who receive an e-newsletter with the CND contents in their inboxes.