The brand new Jamaica Subscribers Panel (JTB) and you may Air Jamaica was co-sponsors of awards gala, that may were a reception, a market, and gratification by the West Indies Dancing Business.
Zero you could look here Tobago Jazz Festival getting 2009.
One statement was made yesterday because of the Anthony Maharaj, Ceo regarding CL Telecommunications Ltd and producer of the Event, in the a news conference stored at Mt Irvine Bay Resort and you can Driver, Scarborough. News that the 5th anniversary of prominent reveal may not be kept arrived 14 days immediately after it absolutely was reported that CL Financial opted away from as the main sponsor, since it is reducing will cost you.
Maharaj sa id the newest 2008 show prices $fifty mil and you will citation conversion process yielded $17 million.”The newest event to own 2009 might have been delayed for per year or therefore,” said Oswald Williams, Tourist Assistant about Tobago Family from Set up (THA), inside a telephone interviews last night.Williams told you brand new cancellation was as a result of the around the globe overall economy.
Williams told you Maharaj mentioned bookings indicated there can be not a demand for the 2009 feel regarding individuals from North america and you may Europe. “For this reason, they would desired a challenge with regards to the capacity to boost money and in terms of attendance, which could have affected negatively into image of the latest event plus the artistes,” Williams told you.
Forbes 500 possess voted brand new Plymouth Jazz Event, that has usually lured such as title acts as Diana Ross, Mary J Blige, Rod Stewart and you can Elton John, because the “3rd Biggest Knowledge into the The world.”