On Wednesday, May 5th 2021, Mayor Wally Nunez met with Hon. Anthony Mahler, Minister of Tourism and Diaspora Relations and Hon. Andre Perez, Minister of The Blue Economy and Civil Aviation.
Many issues were addressed during the meeting, including the need for San Pedro to continue to grow as a top tourist destination in Belize.
The San Pedro Town Council looks forward to collaborating with both ministries to improve San Pedro's tourism infrastructure and tourism product.
Hon. Anthony Mahler, Minister of Tourism & Diaspora Relations, today met with Hon. Andre Perez, Minister of The Blue Economy & Civil Aviation and San Pedro Mayor, Mr Wally Nuņez. Many issues were addressed during the meeting, including the tourism needs of the island and effective ways to deal with the issue of Sargassum. Also present at the meeting were Mrs. Nicole Solano, Chief Executive Officer, in the Ministry of Tourism & Diaspora Relations, Mr. Evan Tillett, Chairman of the BTB Board of Directors, Mr. Dufy Nuņez, Chairman of the Border Management Authority and Ms. Kennedy Carillo, Chief Executive Officer in the Ministry of the Blue Economy & Civil Aviation. The Minister will tour several points of interest in San Pedro to gain deeper insight into how the respective parties can collaborate to improve the tourism infrastructure and product.