Jamaica

Dufry wins new retail contracts at Jamaica’s Sangster International Airport in Montego Bay

Global travel retailer Dufry has been awarded a new concession license at Sangster International Airport in Montego Bay, Jamaica, where it has held a contract since 2012. The airport operator, MBJ Airports Limited (“MBJ”), is currently expanding and redeveloping the retail space as it expands and modernizes the facility. Montego Bay is one of the […]

GAP takes over ops of Jamaica’s Kingston Airport; prepares to invest $60M in makeover

Jamaica’s Norman Manley International Airport in Kingston will undergo a $60 million makeover from Mexico’s Grupo Aeroportuario del Pacífico (GAP), which took over operations of the airport on Oct. 11. The company now operates both Norman Manley and Jamaica’s Sangster International Airport in Montego Bay, as part of its 14-airport portfolio. GAP, which operates 12 […]

Kingston’s Norman Manley International airport closer to divestiture

The privatization of Jamaica’s Norman Manley International Airport (NMIA) is scheduled to be completed by June 2019, reported Audley Deidrick, the President and CEO of the Airports Authority of Jamaica and NMIA Airports Ltd. last week. Eight bidders were prequalified for the transaction earlier this year. Five of the eight bidders went through a series […]