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Category: African Tourism Board

Universities embracing Tourism as a vehicle for Sustainable Development

Universities embracing Tourism as a vehicle for Sustainable Development

It was a cross-pollination of ideas and synergies as Dr. Lydia Ramothibe and Dr. Tshinakaho Seaba both from the ... Read More

Who is Les Matuson appointed as Rescue Practitioner  by Bankrupt South African Airways?

Who is Les Matuson appointed as Rescue Practitioner by Bankrupt South African Airways?

South African Airways is officially in business rescue and just assigned Mr. Les Matuson from Matuson Associated as the ... Read More

South African Airways Bankruptcy: What is next for SAA passengers and African Tourism?

South African Airways Bankruptcy: What is next for SAA passengers and African Tourism?

South African Airways is considered one of the most important airline connectors in Africa. Together with Ethiopian Airlines and ... Read More

African Tourism Board Chair speaks about Women of Value and Tourism

African Tourism Board Chair speaks about Women of Value and Tourism

Cuthbert Ncube, chairman of the African Tourism Board was a panelist and speaker at the  Women of Value South ... Read More

ATB welcomes Georges Pierre Lesjongard: New Minister of Tourism Mauritius

ATB welcomes Georges Pierre Lesjongard: New Minister of Tourism Mauritius

Georges Pierre Lesjongard, also known as Joe Lesjongard has been sworn in as the new minister of Tourism of ... Read More

African Tourism Board at University of Africa Women’s Forum

African Tourism Board at University of Africa Women’s Forum

Tourism is one of the driving forces of sustainable development. The African Tourism Board (ATB) was invited to contribute ... Read More

New political trend in Zimbabwe: Dr. Walter Mzembi and Nelson Chamisa

New political trend in Zimbabwe: Dr. Walter Mzembi and Nelson Chamisa

Nelson Chamisa is the President of the Movement for Democratic Change, in Zimbabwe who is in dispute with President ... Read More

African Tourism Board and African Union Development Agency in talks

African Tourism Board and African Union Development Agency in talks

The African Tourism Board is taking leadership for the continents' travel and tourism industry in working hard to establish ... Read More

South Africa’s Tourism Minister to visit Ghana

South Africa’s Tourism Minister to visit Ghana

The South African Tourism Minister, Mmamoloko Kubayi-Ngubane, will in the coming week, embark on a working visit to Ghana ... Read More

USA Visa: ESTA adds new challenges for visitors from Visa Waiver Countries

USA Visa: ESTA adds new challenges for visitors from Visa Waiver Countries

Planning to visit the United States, and you are not a citizen of Canada or the U.S? Candian citizens ... Read More

Tanzania tax regime casts bleak future for small tour operators

Tanzania tax regime casts bleak future for small tour operators

Majority small-scale companies in the tourism and hospitality industries in Tanzania are facing a bleak future as they finding ... Read More

Angola Tourism has big plans with African Tourism Board

Angola Tourism has big plans with African Tourism Board

It was all smiles when African Tourism Board (ATB) Chairperson met with representatives from the Angolan Ministry of Tourism, ... Read More

African Tourism Board shined again, again and again

African Tourism Board shined again, again and again

African Tourism Board executives shined last week during the World Travel Market, the Tourism Resilience Council meeting, the International ... Read More

African Tourism Board says Shalom to its newly appointed Ambassador to Israel

African Tourism Board says Shalom to its newly appointed Ambassador to Israel

The African Tourism Board appointed Dov Kalmann as its ambassador to Israel last week. This announcement was made during ... Read More

African Tourism Board applauds IATA address to the African Airline Association

African Tourism Board applauds IATA address to the African Airline Association

“Across the African continent, the promise and potential of aviation is rich. Already it supports USD 55.8 billion in ... Read More

Kenya Tourism Secretary Najib Balala positioned as an African Leader: Cemented

Kenya Tourism Secretary Najib Balala positioned as an African Leader: Cemented

The African Tourism Board cemented Kenya's Tourism Minister standing as a long year recognized African tourism leader last week ... Read More

Geoffrey Lipman joins Honors Circle African Tourism Board

Geoffrey Lipman joins Honors Circle African Tourism Board

Professor Geoffrey Lipman accepted to join the Honors Circle and Advisory Board of the African Tourism Board (ATB) The ... Read More

Global Tourism Resilience: What are the projects for GTRCMC?

Global Tourism Resilience: What are the projects for GTRCMC?

The Global Tourism Resilience and Crisis Management Center met with its Board of Governors last week on Sunday in ... Read More

All smiles after ITIC in London concluded

All smiles after ITIC in London concluded

A week of high profile Travel and Tourism Events concluded in London last week. Among them the International Investment ... Read More

The international tourism and investment is ongoing at the InterContinental London Park Lane hotel

The international tourism and investment is ongoing at the InterContinental London Park Lane hotel

Data presented by WTTC shows the top 10 countries in Africa for inbound tourism: South Africa, Egypt, Morocco, Nigeria, ... Read More

New air service makes island of St. Helena accessible to more American travelers

New air service makes island of St. Helena accessible to more American travelers

New flights are making it easier for curious Americans to visit one of the world's most off-the-beaten-track destinations - ... Read More

Southern African Development Community Tourism Program approved

Southern African Development Community Tourism Program approved

The Joint Meeting of Ministers Responsible for Environment, Natural Resources, and Tourism from the Southern African Development Community (SADC) ... Read More

High Investment returns in Zimbabwe? Irrigation Schemes and Commercial Agricultural Production

High Investment returns in Zimbabwe? Irrigation Schemes and Commercial Agricultural Production

Many say Zimbabwe may be a hidden secret for global investors. It includes investment in the potential travel and ... Read More

In need of Tourism Investment? This London Conference will make you money

In need of Tourism Investment? This London Conference will make you money

There is a new trendsetter. This trendsetter is embedded within a new global conference. The name is the  International ... Read More

Ganda International Gospel Festival: 20,000 attended in Zimbabwe

Ganda International Gospel Festival: 20,000 attended in Zimbabwe

Big Time Strategic group spokesperson Mthokozisi Dube said that the Gwanda Gospel Festival was back with a different line-up this ... Read More

Rwanda Tourism under attack: 14 dead

Rwanda Tourism under attack: 14 dead

Seeing Gorillas in Rwanda could mean to be under attack by terrorists. A popular tourist district in Rwanda was ... Read More

Why these Girls Love to Visit Malawi ?

Why these Girls Love to Visit Malawi ?

These girls love Malawi.  Bordering Tanzania and Mozambique, Malawi is a relatively small country in southeastern Africa. However, it ... Read More

How dangerous is Ebola in Tanzania for visitors?

How dangerous is Ebola in Tanzania for visitors?

The African Tourism Board (ATB) is urging tourism and health officials in Tanzania to be transparent in addressing rumors ... Read More

Fraport and e-Novia trialed guide robot YAPE at Frankfurt Airport

Fraport and e-Novia trialed guide robot YAPE at Frankfurt Airport

In a recent trial, self-driving guide robot YAPE moved through Frankfurt Airport, accompanying passengers to their gates and helping ... Read More

Hilton Hotels in Africa: The big five commitments

Hilton Hotels in Africa: The big five commitments

Since Hilton announced its Big Five commitments to drive sustainable travel and tourism in Africa less than a year ... Read More

Radisson Hotel Group banks on Africa: 11 new hotels

Radisson Hotel Group banks on Africa: 11 new hotels

Radisson Hotel Group added 11 new hotels in Africa within the first nine months of 2019, accelerating its expansion ... Read More

African economies drive on tourism growth

African economies drive on tourism growth

Travel and tourism remained one of the key growth drivers of Africa's economy, contributing 8.5% of the GDP in ... Read More

African Tourism Board appeal after Thomas Cook and Neckermann closure

African Tourism Board appeal after Thomas Cook and Neckermann closure

The African Tourism Board is aware of the Thomas Cook closing in the U.K. We are aware travelers in ... Read More

Neckermann told stranded German travelers: Don’t call us! Out of business!

Neckermann told stranded German travelers: Don’t call us! Out of business!

Neckermann Reisen along with Bucher Last Minute, Öger Tours, Air Marin are among Germanies most known tour operators and ... Read More

Uganda Gorilla Tourism : Essential for growth

Uganda Gorilla Tourism : Essential for growth

In Uganda, the 10th annual Tourism Sector Review Conference realizes 7.4%   growth  in tourist arrivals, attributed to  gorilla tourism ... Read More

African Travel Times reveals names of its 2019 Awards Nominees

African Travel Times reveals names of its 2019 Awards Nominees

African Travel Times, West Africa’s only monthly travel and tourism magazine and a member of the African Tourism Board ... Read More