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2010-05-07 12:16:00

PROVIDENCIALES, Turks and Caicos, May 7 /PRNewswire/ -- (http://www.myprgenie.com) -- To celebrate the island of Providenciales being named the 2010 World's Top Beach and Sun Destination by travel website TripAdvisor, DiscoverTCI, the Turks and Caicos only locally-based tourism reservation service, is offering great deals on the islands' top hotels and villas. Promotions include free night offers, special summer and fall rates, and travel rewards with tour operators and other suppliers....

2009-05-28 14:48:00

Shelley Vohr Spends her Summer at the Exclusive Island of Ambergris Cay in the Turks & Caicos AMBERGRIS CAY, TURKS & CAICOS, British West Indies, May 28 /PRNewswire/ -- Shelley Vohr, thirteen, has an exciting summer ahead of her. Shelley will be helping her father, Neal Vohr, the interim club manager of Turks & Caicos Sporting Club on the private island of Ambergris Cay. Dubbed as THE COOLEST SUMMER JOB IN THE WORLD, at any age, Shelley is actively blogging about her experiences...

2008-10-16 18:00:21

Bermuda Digital Communications Ltd. (BDC), a subsidiary of Atlantic Tele-Network, Inc. (NASDAQ: ATNI), which operates in Bermuda under the CellularOne brand, today announces it has purchased a strategic stake in Islandcom Telecommunications, a Turks & Caicos-based company. With the investment, BDC becomes the lead strategic shareholder in the two-year old telecommunications company. BDC will contribute its financial and strategic resources to strengthen Islandcom and develop it into...

2008-09-20 12:00:28

Text of report by Caribbean Media Corporation news agency website on 19 September Providenciales, Turks and Caicos: Turks and Caicos Islands Premier Michael Misick has warned opposition parties to stop playing politics with the lives of Grand Turk and South Caicos residents who are trying to recover from the devastation caused by Hurricane Ike. The government has been accused of being partisan in the provision of aid to citizens affected by the hurricane. But Misick told the Caribbean...

2008-09-11 12:00:27

The Turks & Caicos Hotel and Tourism Association (TCHTA) reports that it is largely 'business as usual' for the majority of its member properties and services catering to tourism in the island chain. Most properties in Providenciales, the main tourism center, suffered only minimal damage during the recent Hurricanes Hanna and Ike that passed by the islands. Greater damage was experienced in the outlying islands of Grand Turk, South Caicos and Salt Cay. Power has been restored...

2008-09-10 18:00:15

The Turks & Caicos Islands Tourist Board is pleased to welcome travelers to Providenciales with the opening of Providenciales International Airport (PLS) for unrestricted commercial flights. Minimally impacted by Hurricane Ike, Providenciales' powder white sand beaches have been cleared of debris, its crystal clear oceans are calm and most water activities are resuming. Provo is buzzing as people return to normal, everyday life and tourists enjoy the island paradise. "More than 50...

2008-07-14 09:00:36

GEORGE TOWN, Grand Cayman, Cayman Islands, July 14 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Consolidated Water Co. Ltd. today announced that it has been notified by the Government of the Turks and Caicos Islands that the Company was the successful bidder for the privatization of the water utility on Grand Turk, Salt Cay, South Caicos, North Caicos and Middle Caicos. "We are delighted to announce our selection as the successful bidder in the privatization of the retail water operations on five of the...

2008-02-21 12:00:34

AMBERGRIS CAY, Turks & Caicos, BWI, Feb. 21 /PRNewswire/ -- Turks & Caicos Sporting Club at Ambergris Cay, a 1,100-acre private residential island and equity sporting club, is pleased to announce the completion of its 5,700-foot airstrip, the longest lighted, paved private airstrip in the Caribbean. The private airstrip offers members an opportunity that few other destinations can match -- the chance to fly directly to their own private Caribbean island. Ambergris Cay Airport...


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2007-04-18 14:22:42

The Turks and Caicos Rock Iguana, Cyclura carinata, is only found on the Caribbean Islands of Turks and Caicos. They are the most abundant rock iguanas in the Caribbean with populations estimated at 50,000. The Turks and Caicos Rock Iguana inhabits small cays (small coral rich, sandy keys). These iguanas are becoming increasingly more rare on some cays due to the introduction predators, such as cats and dogs to the islands. The Little Water Cay is safe from this threat as cats and...

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