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Category: African Tourism Board

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

Safaris in Uganda? The only 20/20 tour operator is: Let’s Go Travel

Safaris in Uganda? The only 20/20 tour operator is: Let’s Go Travel

Traveling to Uganda, Tanzania, Kenya or Rwanda? Let’s Go Travel is evidence, that not all Uganda Tour Operators are designed ... Read More

African Tourism Board facilitates new cooperation between China and South African Tourism

African Tourism Board facilitates new cooperation between China and South African Tourism

The African Tourism Board today facilitated a mayor tourism cooperation between South Africa and the  Zhejiang Provincial Delegation from ... Read More

African Tourism Board condemns violence against foreigners in South African cities

African Tourism Board condemns violence against foreigners in South African cities

Johannesburg, Capetown, and Pretoria are turning into a bloody and deadly battlefield of violent protests and looting. Tourists are ... Read More

Destination Africa by Wakanow.com in Kenya joins the African Tourism Board

Destination Africa by Wakanow.com in Kenya joins the African Tourism Board

Kenya's most known online inbound and outbound tour operator Wakanow Kenya operating the Destination Africa online portal joined the ... Read More

Hisham Zaazou now part of African Tourism Board: Egypt connection

Hisham Zaazou now part of African Tourism Board: Egypt connection

The African Tourism Board (ATB) announced today that Mr. Hisham Zaazou has joined its Pan-African organization and will serve ... Read More

Global Rescue: More Than Travel Insurance

Global Rescue: More Than Travel Insurance

We live in a dangerous world and what could be worse than a medical emergency in an unknown place? ... Read More

A220-300 ready for Star Alliance Airline Egypt Air

A220-300 ready for Star Alliance Airline Egypt Air

The first A220-300 for EgyptAir, a member of Star Alliance has successfully completed its inaugural test flight from the ... Read More

Meet Doris Wörfel, CEO of the African Tourism Board

Meet Doris Wörfel, CEO of the African Tourism Board

The African Tourism Board recently put is winning team of veteran travel and tourism leaders together. Leading ATB as ... Read More

African Tourism Board President running for presidential election in Seychelles?

African Tourism Board President running for presidential election in Seychelles?

The travel and tourism industry in Seychelles is proud of Alain St.Ange, their former minister of tourism. With Alain ... Read More

Re-Writing Our Narrative in Sustaining the Tourism Business

Re-Writing Our Narrative in Sustaining the Tourism Business

Alain St. Ange is one of the most sought-after speakers on the world stage on the topic of tourism, ... Read More

Africa welcomes visitors with open arms: Meet the new Voice of Africa Cuthbert Ncube

Africa welcomes visitors with open arms: Meet the new Voice of Africa Cuthbert Ncube

The African Tourism Board has a giant approach for the African Travel and Tourism industry. It is a new ... Read More

African Tourism Board applauds President Kenyatta of Kenya for co-chairing the Global Resilience and Crisis Management Center

African Tourism Board applauds President Kenyatta of Kenya for co-chairing the Global Resilience and Crisis Management Center

The President of the Republic of Kenya Uhuru Kenyatta has accepted Jamaica's Minister of Tourism Edmund Bartlett’s invitation to ... Read More

Airbus A321 lost both engines: Captain is a hero after saving 234 passengers

Airbus A321 lost both engines: Captain is a hero after saving 234 passengers

Captain Damir Yusupov and First Officer Gregory Murzin saved the lives of 234 passengers on board Ural Airlines flight ... Read More

Fraport Traffic Figures – July 2019: Passenger Traffic Rises at Frankfurt Airport

Fraport Traffic Figures – July 2019: Passenger Traffic Rises at Frankfurt Airport

International Group airports report differing traffic development Frankfurt Airport (FRA) welcomed more than 6.9 million passengers in the reporting ... Read More

African Tourism Board is Now Officially Open: We all came out of Africa, Dr. Taleb Rifai

African Tourism Board is Now Officially Open: We all came out of Africa, Dr. Taleb Rifai

The African Tourism Board is now officially in open and in business. Started as a project by the International ... Read More

Forget US transit visas: Kenya – Jamaica direct on Kenya Airways soon?

Forget US transit visas: Kenya – Jamaica direct on Kenya Airways soon?

Jamaica Tourism has always been known to plan out of the box and in doing business just a little ... Read More

Alkan Air issues statement regarding yesterday’s plane crash

Alkan Air issues statement regarding yesterday’s plane crash

At 1208 on August 6th an aircraft transiting to Mayo, Yukon crashed and both the air crew member and ... Read More

Visit USA under the threat of shootings: What the U.S. travel industry needs to learn?

Visit USA under the threat of shootings: What the U.S. travel industry needs to learn?

Mass-shootings in El Paso or Dayton will harm the travel and tourism industry in the States of Texas and ... Read More

African Tourism Board has a message to the world: You have one more day!

African Tourism Board has a message to the world: You have one more day!

The African Tourism Board gives the travel and tourism industry in the world until July 31 midnight to become ... Read More

Association of National Tourist Offices joins African Tourism Board

Association of National Tourist Offices joins African Tourism Board

ANTOR , the Association of National Tourist Offices and Representatives in the U.K. recently joined the African Tourism Board ... Read More

Dr. Taleb Rifai made the African Tourism Board a better place in the world

Dr. Taleb Rifai made the African Tourism Board a better place in the world

"Whatever our business in life may be, let us always remember that our core business is, and will always ... Read More

African Tourism Board leader honored with the IIPT Change Maker in Tourism Award

African Tourism Board leader honored with the IIPT Change Maker in Tourism Award

At the ongoing World Tourism Conference in Johannesburg, South Africa,  African Tourism Board president Alain St. Ange was honored ... Read More

African Tourism Board giant step into the UK market

African Tourism Board giant step into the UK market

The Association of National Tourist Offices and Representatives  (ANTOR) recently joined the African Tourism Board as a member. At ... Read More