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CapitaLand Appoints Mr. Kevin Goh as CEO, Lodging

Adam Ihucha - eTN Tanzania Adam Ihucha - eTN Tanzania- April 1, 2020

Mr .Kevin Goh is appointed CapitaLand’s CEO, Lodging with effect from today, April 1,2020 to oversee CapitaLand Group's lodging business. ... Read More

Tanzania tour operators, government devise unified response to COVID-19 outbreak
African Tourism Board News

Tanzania tour operators, government devise unified response to COVID-19 outbreak

Adam Ihucha - eTN Tanzania Adam Ihucha - eTN Tanzania- March 18, 2020

Key players in Tanzania’s tourism industry have come together for a unified response to the deadly coronavirus outbreak. This comes ... Read More

Cultural Tourism in northern Tanzania gets eco-tourism gear for tourists
Cultural Travel News

Cultural Tourism in northern Tanzania gets eco-tourism gear for tourists

Adam Ihucha - eTN Tanzania Adam Ihucha - eTN Tanzania- February 29, 2020

In an effort to spur tourism in sprawling rural northern Tanzania, a non-profit organization has furnished the Longido Cultural Tourism ... Read More

Tanzania Plans Public Private Tourism Partnership
African Tourism Board News

Tanzania Plans Public Private Tourism Partnership

Adam Ihucha - eTN Tanzania Adam Ihucha - eTN Tanzania- January 26, 2020

Tanzania’s government is engaging tour operators over possible Public-Private- Partnership (PPP), as it seeks to open up the Southern tourism ... Read More

Tanzania Envoy in China Unveils Plan to Attract More Chinese tourists
Tourism News

Tanzania Envoy in China Unveils Plan to Attract More Chinese tourists

Adam Ihucha - eTN Tanzania Adam Ihucha - eTN Tanzania- January 14, 2020

A Tanzania envoy to China has unveiled his ambitious plan as he seeks to increase the number of Chinese tourists ... Read More

Tanzania Indigenous Maasai Engage in Responsible Tourism
Responsible Tourism News

Tanzania Indigenous Maasai Engage in Responsible Tourism

Adam Ihucha - eTN Tanzania Adam Ihucha - eTN Tanzania- January 9, 2020

Indigenous Maasai in northern Tanzania are now offering tourists something beyond traditional food. They are currently busy designing leather ornaments ... Read More

OIKOS East Africa Contributes to Tanzania Eco-Tourism
Responsible Tourism News

OIKOS East Africa Contributes to Tanzania Eco-Tourism

Adam Ihucha - eTN Tanzania Adam Ihucha - eTN Tanzania- December 24, 2019

OIKOS East Africa has offered eco-tourism gears worth Sh14 million (US$6,000) to the Tanzania Enduimet Community Wildlife Management Area (WMA) ... Read More

Tanzania appreciates private players for developing tourism into multi-billion-dollar industry
Tourism News

Tanzania appreciates private players for developing tourism into multi-billion-dollar industry

Adam Ihucha - eTN Tanzania Adam Ihucha - eTN Tanzania- December 20, 2019

Tanzania has recognized the private sector’s role in tourism development from the scratch few years back to a multi-billion-dollar industry. ... Read More

Zainab Ansell – Tanzanian woman behind pro-poor tourism business model
People in Travel & Tourism

Zainab Ansell – Tanzanian woman behind pro-poor tourism business model

Adam Ihucha - eTN Tanzania Adam Ihucha - eTN Tanzania- November 28, 2019

Innovation of an apt and sustainable business model to transfer tourist’s dollars to the hundreds of poor women has paid ... Read More

Tanzania tax regime casts bleak future for small tour operators
African Tourism Board News

Tanzania tax regime casts bleak future for small tour operators

Adam Ihucha - eTN Tanzania Adam Ihucha - eTN Tanzania- November 17, 2019

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

Tanzania Relay: Peace for tourism is a corporate social responsibility
Breaking Travel News

Tanzania Relay: Peace for tourism is a corporate social responsibility

Adam Ihucha - eTN Tanzania Adam Ihucha - eTN Tanzania- October 23, 2019

Peace is a cornerstone for tourism to flourish, the participants of the just-ended Global Peace Run in Tanzania’s safari capital ... Read More

Elephants are dual nationals in Kenya and Tanzania!
Feature Travel Story

Elephants are dual nationals in Kenya and Tanzania!

Adam Ihucha - eTN Tanzania Adam Ihucha - eTN Tanzania- September 8, 2019

Dual citizenship though is illegal; elephants are not only defying the man-made law day in day out, but are also ... Read More

Mount Kilimanjaro is ‘cherry on the cake’ and needs to remain natural
Responsible Tourism News

Mount Kilimanjaro is ‘cherry on the cake’ and needs to remain natural

Adam Ihucha - eTN Tanzania Adam Ihucha - eTN Tanzania- August 14, 2019

For the President of the Swedish-Southern Africa Chamber of Commerce, Ms Asa Jarskog, Mount Kilimanjaro is indeed the ‘cherry on ... Read More

How legal and institutional reforms improved security for tourists in Tanzania
Breaking Travel News

How legal and institutional reforms improved security for tourists in Tanzania

Adam Ihucha - eTN Tanzania Adam Ihucha - eTN Tanzania- August 12, 2019

Tanzania’s security and safety for tourists has been significantly improved, offering a ray of hope for a multi-billion-dollar industry, a ... Read More

TATO CEO appointed Goodwill Ambassador for Green Tourism Active
Travel Associations News

TATO CEO appointed Goodwill Ambassador for Green Tourism Active

Adam Ihucha - eTN Tanzania Adam Ihucha - eTN Tanzania- July 11, 2019

Green Tourism Active has unanimously appointed Tanzania Association of Tour Operators (TATO) chief executive officer, Mr. Sirili Akko, as its ... Read More

From Amsterdam to Kilimanjaro with love: KLM’s first 787-10 Dreamliner lands at KIA
Airline News

From Amsterdam to Kilimanjaro with love: KLM’s first 787-10 Dreamliner lands at KIA

Adam Ihucha - eTN Tanzania Adam Ihucha - eTN Tanzania- July 4, 2019

Royal Dutch Airline, KLM has deployed its first Dreamliner to Kilimanjaro International Airport (KIA) direct from Amsterdam, offering a ray ... Read More

Tanzania tour operators want reforms to improve business landscape
Breaking Travel News

Tanzania tour operators want reforms to improve business landscape

Adam Ihucha - eTN Tanzania Adam Ihucha - eTN Tanzania- June 11, 2019

Tanzania tour operators are upbeat at the news that the government would execute the reforms highlighted on the blueprint to ... Read More

World unites to fight against cable car on Mount Kilimanjaro
Responsible Tourism News

World unites to fight against cable car on Mount Kilimanjaro

Adam Ihucha - eTN Tanzania Adam Ihucha - eTN Tanzania- June 11, 2019

Thousands of people across the globe have come together protesting against the potential building of a controversial cable car on ... Read More

Ambassador Mangu creates synergies between Rwandan and Tanzanian tourism players
Tourism News

Ambassador Mangu creates synergies between Rwandan and Tanzanian tourism players

Adam Ihucha - eTN Tanzania Adam Ihucha - eTN Tanzania- May 28, 2019

Tanzanian ambassador to Rwanda, Ernest Mangu, is engaging tour operators from both countries to create synergies, in his latest efforts ... Read More

Tanzanian tour operators plan to turn Dar Es Salaam into Paris of East Africa
Travel Destination

Tanzanian tour operators plan to turn Dar Es Salaam into Paris of East Africa

Adam Ihucha - eTN Tanzania Adam Ihucha - eTN Tanzania- May 14, 2019

Tanzania Tanzanian tour operators are mulling over the idea of turning the country’s commercial center of Dar Es Salaam into ... Read More

A new Tourism potential in Tanzania: The Southern Circuit
Breaking Travel News

A new Tourism potential in Tanzania: The Southern Circuit

Adam Ihucha - eTN Tanzania Adam Ihucha - eTN Tanzania- April 21, 2019

A new Tourism potential is about to be unlocked In Tanzania. All roads and international air routes will in the ... Read More

Cable Car to be introduced on Mount Kilimanjaro, amid protest
Travel News

Cable Car to be introduced on Mount Kilimanjaro, amid protest

Adam Ihucha - eTN Tanzania Adam Ihucha - eTN Tanzania- April 4, 2019

A cable car is to be rolled out on Mount Kilimanjaro by a foreign company to improve access and boost ... Read More

All set for maiden Arusha outdoor auto show
Breaking Travel News

All set for maiden Arusha outdoor auto show

Adam Ihucha - eTN Tanzania Adam Ihucha - eTN Tanzania- February 23, 2019

All roads and international air routes will during the weekend be leading to Tanzania’s northern safari capital of Arusha to ... Read More

Tanzania makes tourism country’s top priority
Tourism News

Tanzania makes tourism country’s top priority

Adam Ihucha - eTN Tanzania Adam Ihucha - eTN Tanzania- February 14, 2019

Key players in Tanzania’s tourism and hospitality industry and the country’s National Assembly have agreed to work hand in hand ... Read More

Tanzania tour operators lose hope
Breaking Travel News

Tanzania tour operators lose hope

Adam Ihucha - eTN Tanzania Adam Ihucha - eTN Tanzania- November 26, 2018

Tour operators in Tanzania are losing hope over the government’s delay to enforce the import duty exemptions on tourist vehicles ... Read More

First e-vehicle rolls out in Tanzania for tourists
Transportation News

First e-vehicle rolls out in Tanzania for tourists

Adam Ihucha - eTN Tanzania Adam Ihucha - eTN Tanzania- October 29, 2018

Tanzania, the East African natural resource-rich country, has endorsed a maiden rollout of electric safari vehicle at its flagship national ... Read More

Mto wa Mbu named best cultural tourism destination in Tanzania
Cultural Travel News

Mto wa Mbu named best cultural tourism destination in Tanzania

Adam Ihucha - eTN Tanzania Adam Ihucha - eTN Tanzania- October 22, 2018

Mto wa Mbu cultural tourism center, about 126 km west of Arusha city, becomes a must stopover point for tourists, ... Read More

Tanzania tour operators contribute $211,000 to save wildlife
Responsible Tourism News

Tanzania tour operators contribute $211,000 to save wildlife

Adam Ihucha - eTN Tanzania Adam Ihucha - eTN Tanzania- October 17, 2018

Tanzania tour operators have so far poured more than $211,000 into a Serengeti de-snaring program meant to combat a new ... Read More

Tanzania tour operators demand new tourism policy
Tourism News

Tanzania tour operators demand new tourism policy

Adam Ihucha - eTN Tanzania Adam Ihucha - eTN Tanzania- October 3, 2018

Tanzania’s tourism is facing a pricing crisis causing the frustration of a multi-billion-dollar industry that wants to grow by leaps ... Read More

Tanzania tour operators raise funds for families of Arusha accident
Travel Safety & Emergencies

Tanzania tour operators raise funds for families of Arusha accident

Adam Ihucha - eTN Tanzania Adam Ihucha - eTN Tanzania- September 18, 2018

Tour operators from Tanzania have contributed Tsh 6 million (US$2,626) to the families of Tanzanians killed in the recent road ... Read More

Tanzania Tourism rolls out a welcome mat for 100 mountaineers
Breaking Travel News

Tanzania Tourism rolls out a welcome mat for 100 mountaineers

Adam Ihucha - eTN Tanzania Adam Ihucha - eTN Tanzania- August 25, 2018

Tanzania tour operators are rolling out the red carpet, eyeing thousands of mountaineers expected to ascend the Seven Summits this ... Read More

Innovation shapes the future of $2.3 billion Tanzania’s Tourism Industry
Feature Travel Story

Innovation shapes the future of $2.3 billion Tanzania’s Tourism Industry

Adam Ihucha - eTN Tanzania Adam Ihucha - eTN Tanzania- August 9, 2018

Innovation is slowly, but surely shaping the future of $2.3 billion travel and tourism in Tanzania, as the natural resources-rich ... Read More

Tanzania tourism stakeholder puts his money where his mouth is and fights poaching
Responsible Tourism News

Tanzania tourism stakeholder puts his money where his mouth is and fights poaching

Adam Ihucha - eTN Tanzania Adam Ihucha - eTN Tanzania- August 6, 2018

Dubai-based investor, Ali Albwardy, has joined a bloody war against wildlife poaching in East Africa’s wildlife-rich country of Tanzania. Read More

African-Americans Wept Over Awful photographic images of enslaved Africans
Breaking Travel News

African-Americans Wept Over Awful photographic images of enslaved Africans

Adam Ihucha - eTN Tanzania Adam Ihucha - eTN Tanzania- July 16, 2018

African-Americans on trip in Tanzania to discover their ancestor’s roots have wept after having witnessed the horrific photographic images of ... Read More

Tanzania embarks on major crackdown on bogus tour operators
Breaking Travel News

Tanzania embarks on major crackdown on bogus tour operators

Adam Ihucha - eTN Tanzania Adam Ihucha - eTN Tanzania- July 4, 2018

The Permanent Secretary of Natural Resources and Tourism Ministry, Major General Gaudence Milanzi, said in a statement that the state ... Read More

Tanzania tourism toasts effects of tax relief
Tanzania Travel and Tourism News

Tanzania tourism toasts effects of tax relief

Adam Ihucha - eTN Tanzania Adam Ihucha - eTN Tanzania- June 19, 2018

Tourism players in Tanzania are likely to raise their glasses to toast for remarkable earnings this year, thanks to the ... Read More