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Burundi – wakening from slumber to claim its place in tourism

Burundi – wakening from slumber to claim its place in tourism

Prof. Dr. Wolfgang H. Thome, eTN Africa Correspondent

As mentioned a few weeks ago, when the appointment of Ms.

Burundi enacts new air services agreement with Qatar

Burundi gets more air connections Burundi enacts new air services agreement with Qatar

Dr. Wolfgang H. Thome, eTN Correspondent, Africa

(eTN) - The Burundi government has formally signed a new air service agreement with Qatar Airways, allowing the two national airlines (Qatar Airways and Air Burundi) to fly up to seven times a ...

Ferry accident on Lake Tanganyika the latest in long list of marine disasters

9 dead Ferry accident on Lake Tanganyika the latest in long list of marine disasters

Dr. Wolfgang H. Thome, eTN Uganda

(eTN) - A ferry operating on Lake Tanganyika between Tanzania and Burundi has sunk with 9 passengers dead.

Saudi Prince Alwaleed bin Talal visits Burundi on possible investment mission

Burundian government looking for investments in tourism Saudi Prince Alwaleed bin Talal visits Burundi on possible investment mission

Dr. Wolfgang H. Thome, eTN Uganda

(eTN) - Saudi Prince Alwaleed bin Talal, who rose to some notoriety in Uganda over his failed investment for a 5-star hotel ahead of the CHOGM Summit in 2007 – in spite of having been given a ...

Novotel Bujumbura to become a Doubletree by Hilton

Burundi to get first international branded hotel group Novotel Bujumbura to become a Doubletree by Hilton

Dr. Wolfgang H. Thome, eTN Uganda

(eTN) - News has been confirmed over the weekend that Burundi is finally set to get its very first international branded hotel group enter the hospitality market.

Serena to invest in Bujumbura

Burundi News Serena to invest in Bujumbura

Wolfgang H. Thome, eTN

(eTN) - Information was received last week that Serena Hotels, headquartered in Nairobi but active all over the Eastern African region, including in Mozambique’s capital Maputo, has entered into ...

Aviation meeting in Kigali discusses future regional integration

Rwanda News Aviation meeting in Kigali discusses future regional integration

Wolfgang H. Thome, eTN

(eTN) - Civil Aviation Authorities from across the East African Community met in Kigali last week to discuss further cooperation and integration of air space management in the region, with ...

Visa now required before entry to Burundi

No More Visa On Arrival Visa now required before entry to Burundi

Wolfgang H. Thome, eTN

It was learned earlier in the week that Burundi has apparently changed their entry policy to the country for foreign visitors, now demanding that every visitor obtains a visa through a Burundi ...

Fly540 opens offices in Bujumbura

Burundi Opening Fly540 opens offices in Bujumbura

Wolfgang H. Thome, eTN

Ahead of commencing flights between Nairobi and Bujumbura in early January, Fly540 opened their country offices in Burundi last week.

Rwanda, Burundi, and Tanzania railway link study set for approval

Rwanda, Burundi, and Tanzania railway link study set for approval

Wolfgang H. Thome, eTN Africa

The tripartite meeting between Rwanda, Burundi, and Tanzania on the review and approval of the railway study is now scheduled for this month in Kigali, where experts are expected to broadly ...

Burundi: Country of vibrant tourism potential

Burundi Burundi: Country of vibrant tourism potential

allafrica.com

Burundi is set to become the tourism gift of East Africa.

Burundi government upsets conservation fraternity

East Africa Burundi government upsets conservation fraternity

Wolfgang H. Thome, eTN Africa

News has emerged from Burundi that the government, seeking to create much-needed jobs, is considering offering mining concessions for precious/semi precious stones and nickel in an area earmarked ...

Wolfgang's East Africa Tourism

East Africa Tourism Wolfgang's East Africa Tourism

Wolfgang H. Thome

CRESTED CRANE NUMBERS SHRINK ALARMINGLY

Wolfgang’s East Africa report

East Africa Wolfgang’s East Africa report

Wolfgang H. Thome

ENTEBBE ROAD HOTEL UNDER CHOGM AUDIT SCRUTINY

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