PM Skerrit says a new hotel in the north will boost economic activity there

first_img Share Share Tweet 19 Views   no discussions Prime Minster Roosevelt Skerrit. Photo credit: embacu.cubaminrex.cuPrime Minister Roosevelt Skerrit says government is confident that the construction of the now 61 room Moroccan funded hotel in Portsmouth will have a positive impact on the north.Skerrit said the hotel will create jobs and boost economic activity in the area.He says Portsmouth have been lacking real economic activity.“I indicated that it was a 50 room hotel when we negotiated but they have increased it to 61 rooms. So one can now visualize the kind of impact this would have on the economy and all the villages surrounding Portsmouth. While we have seen a lot of tourism coming to Portsmouth, we have not been able to get them to overnight…” he said.He said the construction of the hotel is a step in the right direction towards the realization of the development plan for Cabrits.Dominica Vibes Newscenter_img Sharing is caring! Share LocalNews PM Skerrit says a new hotel in the north will boost economic activity there by: – May 17, 2011last_img