Grenada is getting ready for the reopening of the native tourism sector following a profitable vaccination marketing campaign.
The Caribbean vacation spot, together with its sister islands of Carriacou and Petite Martinique, has already fully-vaccinated 70 per cent of lodge employees with the Astra-Zeneca vaccine.
The hidden gem of the jap Caribbean, the small and idyllic island of Grenada, has targeted on the safety of its residents and guests with the utmost stage of duty, which is able to stay its highest precedence.
This strategy has paid dividends with the truth that, so far, Grenada and its sister islands have loved one of many lowest charges of infections within the Caribbean with 160 Covid-19 instances, solely considered one of which stays energetic so far.
At the moment, greater than 90 per cent of the lodging sector is open on the island.
All arriving passengers should have a detrimental PCR take a look at taken as much as 72 hours earlier than arrival and are once more examined on arrival, with outcomes given inside a interval of 48 hours.
Since Might 1st, assuming a detrimental take a look at, fully-vaccinated guests solely should be monitored at their lodge and their well being assessed for 48 hours after arrival.
Barry Collymore, chairman of Grenada Tourism Authority, stated: “We’re targeted on persevering with to construct sturdy immunity to Covid-19 amongst our folks.
“It’s a testomony to the dedication of the business that the overwhelming majority of these working within the journey and tourism sector have already been vaccinated and now we have seen that tempo proceed throughout Grenada, Carriacou and Petite Martinique.
“We stay up for welcoming again our previous mates and new ones.
“They are saying that no disaster needs to be wasted, and now we have ensured that this downtime was spent focussing on our service ranges and implementing initiatives which is able to additional enhance our sector and services for our folks and guests.
“For us, this can be a journey – we need to be finest in school and can proceed to position precedence on outcomes which are tied to our technique and objectives.”