Honduras in the news ::: November / 2002
DATE
MEDIA
HEADLINE
CATEGORY
ESTATE
CIRCULATION
Nov-02
TRANSITIONS ABROAD
BEST BARGAINS-DIVING IN HONDURAS. As dive prices in  Belize and Cozumel move up,thanks to their steadily increasingly popularitywith tourists,Utila,in the Bay Islands of Honduras,remains an affordableoption for diving in the same reef system.
TOURISM
MASS.
20,000
Nov-02
BOSTON AIRPORT
NATURE´S CORNER .As part  of the International Year of Ecotourism,the World heritage Center joined forces on a million dollar project withthe UN Foundation,UN Environment Program,the RARE Center for Tro-pical Conservation and Aveda to link conservation of biodiversity and sustainable tourism at six World heritage site.The six include Sian Kaánaand El Viscano in Mexico,Tikal in Guatemala,Río Plátano in Honduras,and Komodo and  Ujung kulon in Indonesia.
TOURISM
MASS.
34,000
JOURNAL
Nov-02
LATIN TRADE
SMALL-COUNTRY BOOSTER.Hondurans are found among the exe-cutive ranks in companies throughout Latin America and in the Uni-ted States.
ECONOMY
FLORIDA
110,312
Nov-02
BBC HOMES & ANTIQUES
SAIL AWAY....The Star Clipper,the world´s tallest of tall ships,launchesNovember 17, a new route out of Cancun,Mexico,to Honduras and the Bay Islands for encounters with dophins and spectacular diving.
TOURISM
ENGLAND
Nov-02
OUTSIDE
THE LAZY,CRAZY GUIDE TO SAND LAND. BEST ECO-LODGES. Lodge ata Pico Bonito, Honduras, the 8,000 foot peak at Pico Bonitosets the  backdrop for this 20 acre nature resort close to the Caribbeancoast, where 21 cabins are tucked among a grove of cacao and coffeetrees. BEST DIVE DESTINATIONS.VIEWING WHALE SHARKS OFFUTILA IN HONDURAS.
TOURISM
NEW MEXICO
500,000
Nov-02
JAX FAX
TOUR OPERATORS.HONDURAS ECO ADVENTURE. Mayatours´nine-day "Natural Honduras"tour features cloud forests, national parks and Caribbean beaches.This eco-adventure tour is normally priced at $1,692.Starting on February 13,2020,this tour will be discounted to $1,499.
TOURISM
CONNECTICUT
28,000
11/1/2020
GREAT LAKES BULLETIN
RESERVISTS GO TO HONDURAS.Fifteen reservists will hold a Medi-cal Readiness Training excercise(MEDRETE) during a two-week period.The reservists will work with the ministry of Health and Honduran doc-tors.Clinics will be set up in various school classrooms in Honduran Vi-llages to provide medical attention to the host nation.
HEALTH
ILLINOIS
22,000
11/4/2020
MIAMI HERALD
SMALLER CARRIERS SEEK BIGGER BUSINESS MARKET.Sol Air,a new Honduran airline that began flying between Central America and Miami in july,has a "simple,no hassle fare structure,"said Richard Sau-mell,the airline´s vice-president North America.
TOURISM
FLORIDA
386,316
11/6/2020
SOUTH BENTON STAR-
PEACE CORPS. Atkin´s Sarah Root signs up to help  village in Central Honduras. And other 53 other trainees took their oaths of service on October 18,2002 as Peace Corps Volunteers in Tegucigalpa, the capital of Honduras. Volunteers work in projects related to hillside farming, and agriculture, child survival and health,economic development,manage-ment  of protected areas, water and sanitation,and a newly created mu-nicipal development project.
SOCIAL
IOWA
1,488
PRESS
11/7/2020
WALL STREET JOURNAL
Prepared- Food sales return producer to profit for quarter. Reco-very of a previously written-off investment in Honduras. Sales climbed3.8%to $1.25 billion from $1.21 billion a year earlier.
ECONOMY
CALIFORNIA
425,898
11/7/2020
"        Central Edition
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OHIO
659,068
11/7/2020
TRAVEL COURIER
HIGH HOPES FOR HONDURAS. The World of Vacactions/Nolitour (WoV) is selling Honduras as its´new and exclusive destination for the Canadian market."People can go into the jungle and  still have five daysin the sun!"
TOURISM
CONNECTICUT
7,000
11/10/2020
CIVILIZED CRUISING
BRITISH LINE FRED.OLSEN HOPES TO LURE MORE YANKS TO ITS SHIPS.Fred.Olsen has found the dreamers in the United Kingdom,since unusual destinations,as Honduras,have been  added in the voyage.
TOURISM
CONNECTICUT
128,328
11/10/2020
WASHINGTON POST
WHAT´S THE DEAL?JOLLY U.K.;HONDURAS UNDERSEA. Explorethe waters off Honduras on an all-inclusive diving vacation for just over agrand.The $1,042 deal is by Carlson Wagonlit Travel.
TOURISM
WASHINGTON
811,925
11/11/2020
EFE NEWS SERVICES
SPAIN-CENTRAL AMERICA.Roads,telecoms and energy are Plan Puebla priorities.This project will establish  a unified wholesale electri-city market comprising Costa Rica,El Salvador,Honduras,Guatemala,Nicaragua and Panamá.
ECONOMY
NEW YORK
11/12/2020
GALVESTON COUNTY
NEW ROYAL CARIBBEAN SHIP ARRIVES FOR SIX MONTH STINT IN GALVESTON.The Royal Caribbean International ship departed on its first cruise from Galveston on Monday.Splendour will make eight,10day cruises to the Caribbean with ports of calls in Montego Bay,the Cayman Islands,Cozumel,Honduras and Key West.
TOURISM
TEXAS
26,765
DAILY NEWS
11/15/2002
AMERICAN WAY
WINTER WONDERLANDS.TRAVEL GATEWAYS. Everyone knowsabout the classic winter destinations. But we found four alternativeescapes...  HONDURAS, BAY ISLANDS.
TOURISM
TEXAS
325,000
11/22/2002
VICTORIA  ADVOCATE
CRUISE LINE TO RETURN TO HOUSTON.Norwegian Cruise Line willmake at least 48 stops annually in Houston for three years beginning next November.The Miami-based line will offer seven-day West Caribbeantrips stopping at Roatán,Honduras;Belize City,Belize and the Mexicanresort playgrounds  of Cancun and Cozumel.
TOURISM
TEXAS
39,956
11/22/2002
ODESSA AMERICAN
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TEXAS
26,037
11/24/2002
SUNDAY PATRIOT NEWS
TRAVEL PLANNER.TOURS WITH DUAL PURPOSES. Each expedi-tion features a "day of impact"with the participants being brought intocontact with a charity dealing with a social or environment issue.Hon-duras,March 1-9 and july 26-Aug.3 - orphans.
TOURISM
PENN.
174,827
11/24/2002
POST-STANDARD
TRUJILLO, HONDURAS, HAS HAD ITS SHARE OF HISTORICAL MOMENTS. 
TOURISM
NEW YORK
212,444
11/24/2002
TIMES-PICAYUNE
UTOPIA ON UTILA. Backpackers have always been attracted to the
Bay Islands of Honduras,which sway to their own Hispanic / Caribbean beat. But local travelers might feel right at home on Utila,which some say stands for "You´d think you were in Louisiana."
TOURISM
LOUISIANA
275,000
11/25/2002
MIAMI HERALD
HONDURAS-Microsoft says it will invest $70 million in Honduras overthe next five years.The software giant inaugurated a distribution officein Tegucigalpa and plans to open similar offices in several Honduran cities to serve all of Central America.
ECONOMY
FLORIDA
386,316
11/25/2002
EFE NEWS SERVICES
HONDURAN "DREAM FILM" TO BE SHOWN AT FRANCE,CUBAFILM FESTIVALS. The Honduran film "No hay tierra sin dueño",leftunfinished on filmmaker Sami Kafati´s death in 1996,has been comple-ted by a Chilean director and is scheduled to be shown at upcoming film festivals in France and Cuba.
CULTURE
NEW YORK
11/26/2002
NEW  YORK POST
PARADISE BOUGHT.  Other spots to watch.HONDURAS. Places likeRoatán in the Bay Islands off the coast of Honduras are being snatchedup quickly these days.
TOURISM
NEW YORK
487,219