News

Taiwan President to Visit St Kitts, Haiti, St Lucia, St Vincent

By: Caribbean Journal Staff - July 30, 2013

Above: St Kitts (CJ Photo)

By the Caribbean Journal staff

Taiwan President Ma Ying-jeou will be embarking on a Latin American and Caribbean tour next month.

The trip, which will begin Aug. 11, will take the Taiwanese leader to Caribbean countries including St Kitts and Nevis, Haiti, St Lucia and St Vincent and the Grenadines.

Taiwan has been one of St Kitts and Nevis’ strongest allies in recent years, partnering with the twin-island federation on a host of projects, focused on green energy.

The main purpose of Ma’s trip is to attend the inauguration of Paraguay’s new President, Horacio Cartes, in mid-August.

Taiwan sent a trade mission to St Kitts last month.

Popular Posts belize hotel mayan world

At the Falling Leaves Lodge in Belize, a Portal to the Maya World

SAN IGNACIO — There has been some form of settlement on this site for more than 3,000 years, here on a leafy hill above the town of San Ignacio, Belize. In other words, this is no ordinary hill. This is Cahal Pech, […]


In San Ignacio, Belize, The Art of Adventure (And Pupusas)

pupusas belize

The sizzle is calling you. In the early morning, corn tortillas stuffed with cheese and beans and meat sing a particularly strong siren song.  It could be that perfect blend of dough and heat, or the aroma. It might just […]


Delta Is Adding More Nonstop Curacao Flights, Citing “Booming Demand”  

the beach at the avila hotel in curacao

Curacao is hotter than ever, with a wave of new hotels and record-breaking tourism numbers. And just a few months after Delta made its long-awaited return to the island, the carrier is adding even more flights.  The reason? What Delta […]


Related Posts st kitts caribbean hiking

St Kitts, the Caribbean’s Secret Hiking Destination 

Maybe you know it for its endless tranquility, its charming inns, or the tapestry of its history.  But there’s another side to St Kitts, and it begins at the foothills of a dormant volcano.  This is Mount Liamguia, the 3,800-foot […]


Traveling to St Kitts Just Got Easier 

st kitts traveling

St Kitts and Nevis is updating its travel protocols effective April 1, Caribbean Journal has learned.  The destination’s new rules mean travelers can now show proof of either a negative antigen test within 24 hours before arrival or a negative […]


The 10 Best Luxury Resorts in the Caribbean for 2022

ocean club

Luxury. It’s one of the most overused words in the travel industry; but that’s also because it’s just so hard to define. What makes luxury? Is it design? Is it food and beverage? Is it the natural environment? Is it […]


SUBSCRIBE!

Sign up for Caribbean Journal's free newsletter for a daily dose of beaches, hotels, rum and the best Caribbean travel information on the net.


No. Thank You