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Tourism specialists and ATB discuss strategies to boost tourism in Africa
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Tourism specialists and ATB discuss strategies to boost tourism in Africa

Apolinari Tairo - eTN Tanzania Apolinari Tairo - eTN Tanzania- October 21, 2020

Polar Tourism in conjunction with the African Tourism Board have discussed a series of new initiatives that would boost tourism ... Read More

Tanzania implements a World Bank-funded tourism project
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Tanzania implements a World Bank-funded tourism project

Apolinari Tairo - eTN Tanzania Apolinari Tairo - eTN Tanzania- October 18, 2020

Best for domestic, rural and regional tourism in East and Southern Africa, the World Bank-funded Resilient Natural Resource Management for Tourism ... Read More

Tourism Slowly Returning to Normal in East Africa
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Tourism Slowly Returning to Normal in East Africa

Apolinari Tairo - eTN Tanzania Apolinari Tairo - eTN Tanzania- October 12, 2020

Tourism is slowly but surely returning to normal in East Africa after regional states opened their skies and territorial borders ... Read More

Massive fire breaks out on Mount Kilimanjaro
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Massive fire breaks out on Mount Kilimanjaro

Apolinari Tairo - eTN Tanzania Apolinari Tairo - eTN Tanzania- October 12, 2020

Fire broke out on the slopes of Mount Kilimanjaro on Sunday afternoon, causing fear and panic among people living on ... Read More

East African States Come Together for World Tourism Day
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East African States Come Together for World Tourism Day

Apolinari Tairo - eTN Tanzania Apolinari Tairo - eTN Tanzania- October 2, 2020

Rich in wildlife as well as cultural and heritage sites, the East African region joined other African states and rest ... Read More

Rwanda Woos Investors for Kigali Tourist Facilities
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Rwanda Woos Investors for Kigali Tourist Facilities

Apolinari Tairo - eTN Tanzania Apolinari Tairo - eTN Tanzania- October 2, 2020

Rwanda government is looking for investors to venture into dedicated recreational zones aimed to make the capital city of Kigali ... Read More

Commonwealth Heads of State to meet in Rwanda
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Commonwealth Heads of State to meet in Rwanda

Apolinari Tairo - eTN Tanzania Apolinari Tairo - eTN Tanzania- September 29, 2020

After its postponement this year, the Commonwealth Heads of Government Meeting (CHOGM) is set to take place in June next year ... Read More

Tanzania Opens its Skies to Kenya-registered Airlines
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Tanzania Opens its Skies to Kenya-registered Airlines

Apolinari Tairo - eTN Tanzania Apolinari Tairo - eTN Tanzania- September 16, 2020

Tanzania has lifted its ban on Kenyan registered airlines, opening a new cooperation over the East African skies after a ... Read More

East African Tourism Stuck in Turbulent Skies
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East African Tourism Stuck in Turbulent Skies

Apolinari Tairo - eTN Tanzania Apolinari Tairo - eTN Tanzania- September 2, 2020

Tourism investors in the region are challenged by the ongoing airspace tension between Kenya and Tanzania, now damaging the East ... Read More

Kenya Airways posts record half-year loss
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Kenya Airways posts record half-year loss

Apolinari Tairo - eTN Tanzania Apolinari Tairo - eTN Tanzania- September 1, 2020

Kenya Airways had been badly affected by the global COVID-19 pandemic over the past six months with a recorded loss ... Read More

3 More Kenyan Airlines Locked Out by Tanzania
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3 More Kenyan Airlines Locked Out by Tanzania

Apolinari Tairo - eTN Tanzania Apolinari Tairo - eTN Tanzania- August 29, 2020

Three more Kenyan airlines locked out in Tanzania as the two countries’ apparent standoff over management of COVID-19 deteriorates. Aviation ... Read More

Kenya Airways denied entry into Tanzanian sky
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Kenya Airways denied entry into Tanzanian sky

Apolinari Tairo - eTN Tanzania Apolinari Tairo - eTN Tanzania- August 26, 2020

A dark cloud is hanging over the East African skies in a standoff between Kenya Airways and the Tanzanian aviation ... Read More

New US Ambassador to Tanzania Finally Starts Tour of Duty
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New US Ambassador to Tanzania Finally Starts Tour of Duty

Apolinari Tairo - eTN Tanzania Apolinari Tairo - eTN Tanzania- August 4, 2020

The newly-appointed US Ambassador to Tanzania, Dr. Donald Wright, has taken over his tour of duty after several years of ... Read More

Africa  marks sixty years of dedicated Chimpanzee research
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Africa marks sixty years of dedicated Chimpanzee research

Apolinari Tairo - eTN Tanzania Apolinari Tairo - eTN Tanzania- August 3, 2020

Tanzania and other regional member states of the East African community are marking sixty years of chimpanzee conservation, setting a ... Read More

Can the Annual Wildebeest Migration Boost Domestic Tourism?
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Can the Annual Wildebeest Migration Boost Domestic Tourism?

Apolinari Tairo - eTN Tanzania Apolinari Tairo - eTN Tanzania- August 1, 2020

Counted among the New Seven Wonders of the World, the Great Wildebeest Migration in the Serengeti plains in Tanzania has ... Read More

East African regional tourism set for revival from International flights
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East African regional tourism set for revival from International flights

Apolinari Tairo - eTN Tanzania Apolinari Tairo - eTN Tanzania- July 26, 2020

Major international airlines are set to resume passenger schedule flights to Kenya, bringing new hopes for fast track recovery of ... Read More

Tanzania hunts for tourist hotel investors in its new capital
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Tanzania hunts for tourist hotel investors in its new capital

Apolinari Tairo - eTN Tanzania Apolinari Tairo - eTN Tanzania- July 24, 2020

Tanzania government had set open investment space for high-class hotels in the new capital city Dodoma, targeting to attract international ... Read More

RwandAir Confident in Gradual Demand for Air Travel
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RwandAir Confident in Gradual Demand for Air Travel

Apolinari Tairo - eTN Tanzania Apolinari Tairo - eTN Tanzania- July 21, 2020

RwandAir based in Africa expressed its confidence over restoration of its routes as countries across the world are opening up ... Read More

East Africa Airports COVID-19 Staff Training
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East Africa Airports COVID-19 Staff Training

Apolinari Tairo - eTN Tanzania Apolinari Tairo - eTN Tanzania- July 21, 2020

East Africa Airports COVID-19 staff training on safety measures is being conducted with the aim being to equip them to ... Read More

Rwanda Reopening Promotes Domestic and Regional Tourism
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Rwanda Reopening Promotes Domestic and Regional Tourism

Apolinari Tairo - eTN Tanzania Apolinari Tairo - eTN Tanzania- July 17, 2020

After the Rwanda reopening of its borders mid last month, the country is now observing a growing number of local ... Read More

Kenya Airspace to Reopen: Joins Other African States
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Kenya Airspace to Reopen: Joins Other African States

Apolinari Tairo - eTN Tanzania Apolinari Tairo - eTN Tanzania- July 10, 2020

Joining other African states south of the Sahara to Kenya airspace is set to re-open for domestic and international travelers, ... Read More

3 weeks after reopening Tanzania for tourism no spike in COVID-19
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3 weeks after reopening Tanzania for tourism no spike in COVID-19

Apolinari Tairo - eTN Tanzania Apolinari Tairo - eTN Tanzania- July 5, 2020

On June 18, Tanzania officially reopened its borders. Three weeks into this, there is no new spike in Coronavirus infection. ... Read More

African States Battling COVID-19 with Low Wildlife Conservation Budgets
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African States Battling COVID-19 with Low Wildlife Conservation Budgets

Apolinari Tairo - eTN Tanzania Apolinari Tairo - eTN Tanzania- June 30, 2020

African states battling COVID-19 with its accompany economic recession are observing the great danger and adverse impacts on wildlife conservation ... Read More

African Tourism Board Project Hope Launched
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African Tourism Board Project Hope Launched

Apolinari Tairo - eTN Tanzania Apolinari Tairo - eTN Tanzania- June 27, 2020

The African Tourism Board Project Hope has launched. This is a ground-breaking tourism relief initiative aimed as a response to COVID-19 ... Read More

American Charge de’Affaires in Tanzania leaves US Embassy quietly
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American Charge de’Affaires in Tanzania leaves US Embassy quietly

Apolinari Tairo - eTN Tanzania Apolinari Tairo - eTN Tanzania- June 26, 2020

Charge d’Affaires in the United States embassy in Tanzania had left her diplomatic duties quietly after the embassy issued travel ... Read More

Africa Hotel Development Ruined by COVID-19 outbreak
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Africa Hotel Development Ruined by COVID-19 outbreak

Apolinari Tairo - eTN Tanzania Apolinari Tairo - eTN Tanzania- June 23, 2020

Counted an important and leading service facility for African tourism, Africa hotel development has been devastated by the outbreak of ... Read More

New Tourism: A charter flight to Rwanda to party with Mountain Gorillas
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New Tourism: A charter flight to Rwanda to party with Mountain Gorillas

Apolinari Tairo - eTN Tanzania Apolinari Tairo - eTN Tanzania- June 21, 2020

Rwanda has opened its tourism after few months of closure, targeting mountain gorilla tracking tourists with a cut in the ... Read More

African Tourism Board Celebrates International Day of The African Child
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African Tourism Board Celebrates International Day of The African Child

Apolinari Tairo - eTN Tanzania Apolinari Tairo - eTN Tanzania- June 17, 2020

Celebrating the International Day of the African Child, African Tourism senior executives discussed the importance of youths on development of ... Read More

Africa Safari Tour Specialists in Germany Seek Court Order Over Travel Warning
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Africa Safari Tour Specialists in Germany Seek Court Order Over Travel Warning

Apolinari Tairo - eTN Tanzania Apolinari Tairo - eTN Tanzania- June 16, 2020

Two leading Africa safari tour specialists in Germany have filed a legal application with the Berlin Administrative Court for a ... Read More

Millions of African Children Risk Child Labor in COVID-19 Crisis
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Millions of African Children Risk Child Labor in COVID-19 Crisis

Apolinari Tairo - eTN Tanzania Apolinari Tairo - eTN Tanzania- June 16, 2020

Celebrating the International Day of the African Child which happens on Tuesday, June 16, millions of African children are at ... Read More

The International Day of The African Child: Join the Party Virtually!
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The International Day of The African Child: Join the Party Virtually!

Apolinari Tairo - eTN Tanzania Apolinari Tairo - eTN Tanzania- June 15, 2020

The African Tourism Board wants the world to join the party. The party is about the International Day of the ... Read More

Africa Tourism Decline: Local Communities Suffer Most
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Africa Tourism Decline: Local Communities Suffer Most

Apolinari Tairo - eTN Tanzania Apolinari Tairo - eTN Tanzania- June 13, 2020

Counting the losses from tourism during the COVID-19 pandemic in East Africa, local communities living in wildlife conservation areas and ... Read More

COVID-19 Threat: African School Children Face Dilemma
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COVID-19 Threat: African School Children Face Dilemma

Apolinari Tairo - eTN Tanzania Apolinari Tairo - eTN Tanzania- June 11, 2020

With preparations going on to celebrate the Day of the African Child next week, over 250 million primary and secondary ... Read More

Qatar, Turkish, Ethiopian, Emirates, Flydubai resume flights to Tanzania
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Qatar, Turkish, Ethiopian, Emirates, Flydubai resume flights to Tanzania

Apolinari Tairo - eTN Tanzania Apolinari Tairo - eTN Tanzania- June 9, 2020

Leading airlines are set to resume their passenger schedule flights to Tanzania from mid-June onwards after suspension of flights to ... Read More

Economic Impact of COVID-19 on Africa: ATB Webinar
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Economic Impact of COVID-19 on Africa: ATB Webinar

Apolinari Tairo - eTN Tanzania Apolinari Tairo - eTN Tanzania- May 28, 2020

Sharing perspectives on the economic impact of COVID-19 on Africa, key leaders in tourism and the African economy want the ... Read More

Africa Tourism Board Corona Resilient Zones (CRZ )initiative
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Africa Tourism Board Corona Resilient Zones (CRZ )initiative

Apolinari Tairo - eTN Tanzania Apolinari Tairo - eTN Tanzania- May 23, 2020

Emphasizing the development of domestic, regional, and international tourism for Africa, the African Tourism Board Patron Dr. Taleb Rifai had ... Read More