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New jobs underway for South Caicos with Cabinet approved East Bay Resort expansion

Formally signed by His Excellency Governor Nigel Dakin on Friday, 30 July 2021, Cabinet members have approve a development agreement of East Bay Resort located in South Caicos.

This brings a wealth of job options to South Caicos residents and Turks and Caicos Islanders at large and the growth of our country’s economy.
This new agreement will see the expansion of the existing resort on South Caicos to include outfitting the addition of forty-seven (47) room units, two (2) additional pools, a restaurant and bar, wedding facilities and brand enhancement. This development will attract travel and is expected to increase stay-overs on the island of South Caicos and will enhance current offerings for visitors interested in dive and watersports activities.

The Premier Hon. Washington Misick shared his views on the newly inked agreement stating, “I welcome developers of this highly anticipated project as partners with my government, in promoting economic growth, an increase in tourism offerings and job opportunities on the island of South Caicos.

It is critically important that we select sustainable, advantageous and smart investments that will add value to brand Turks and Caicos and that will enhance the lives of the people of these islands.
I am excited for the start of this project and look forward to its grand opening once completed.”

The East Bay Resort was partially developed on the island of South Caicos between 2011 – 2015 and officially opened in 2016 with forty (40) guest units. The expansion will increase the existing room capacity to a total of eighty-seven (87) guest units.
TCIG partnering with developers for this project, signifies its commitment to pragmatic development, increased employment opportunities and the stimulation of the economy of South Caicos.

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