first_img Tweet Share LocalNews DDA identifies key pillars to grow tourism products in Dominica by: – May 26, 2011 Sharing is caring! Sharecenter_img 26 Views   no discussions Share Chief Executive Officer of the Discover Dominica Authority Mr. Colin Piper. Chief Executive Officer of Discover Dominica Authority Collin piper says three key pillars have been identified by the DDA in an attempt to grow the country’s tourism products.Piper who is also the Chairman of the Dominica Festival Committee says Carnival is one such pillar.He says the event which falls under culture is one that brings visitors to the Island.He says this year’s carnival represented 22.2 percent of visitor arrival for the months of February and March.Piper was addressing the audience at the carnival prize giving ceremony at the Arawak House of Culture on Tuesday.These events are a driving force in causing visitors to come to Dominica and we would like have more vents like carnival throughout the year particularly in June, September and November…by all account, this year’s carnival was great,” he said.Piper says it is his hope that the DFC will receive sufficient funding to continue growing the carnival product Dominica Vibes Newslast_img

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