Tag: Burundi

European Union sends millions to Uganda and South Sudan to fight Ebola while tourism remains safe

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- June 13, 2019

Kenya, Uganda, South Sudan, and the Democratic Republic are on high alert and are dealing with a developing crisis. Uganda ... Read More

World Travel Awards 2019: Complete list of winners for Africa & the Indian Ocean

Alain St.Ange Alain St.Ange- June 4, 2019

The World Travel Awards took place in Mauritius. Businesses from all over Africa were competing to be the best of ... Read More

Court ruling: LGBTQ people are not born that way

editor editor- May 30, 2019

U.S. Travel advisories against Kenya should be increased. This is the demand by leaders of the LGBT Community to the ... Read More

Uganda: Works begin on Kampala $60 M Flyover project

Tony Ofungi - eTN Uganda Tony Ofungi - eTN Uganda- May 15, 2019

Preliminary works on the Kampala Flyover Construction and Road Upgrading project (KFCRUP), has commenced. According to the Uganda National Roads ... Read More

East Africa set for joint Regional Tourism Marketing drive at ITB

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- March 7, 2019

Looking to market the East African tourism, a delegation of five officials from the East African Community (EAC) Headquarters is ... Read More

Bank of Tanzania: Tourism main source of country’s foreign exchange receipts

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- February 16, 2019

According to the Bank of Tanzania Monthly Economic Review report, tourism industry was the main source of foreign exchange receipts ... Read More

German parliament discuss the future of Selous – largest wildlife park in Africa

Apolinari Tairo - eTN Tanzania Apolinari Tairo - eTN Tanzania- January 29, 2019

The Germany parliament, the Bundestag, has raised concerns over the future of the Selous Game Reserve, the largest wildlife park ... Read More

Burundi enacts new air services agreement with Qatar

editor editor- May 22, 2013

(eTN) - The Burundi government has formally signed a new air service agreement with Qatar Airways, allowing the two national ... Read More

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

editor editor- January 7, 2013

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

Saudi Prince Alwaleed bin Talal visits Burundi on possible investment mission

editor editor- April 12, 2012

(eTN) - Saudi Prince Alwaleed bin Talal, who rose to some notoriety in Uganda over his failed investment for a ... Read More

Novotel Bujumbura to become a Doubletree by Hilton

editor editor- November 8, 2011

(eTN) - News has been confirmed over the weekend that Burundi is finally set to get its very first international ... Read More

Serena to invest in Bujumbura

editor editor- November 3, 2010

(eTN) - Information was received last week that Serena Hotels, headquartered in Nairobi but active all over the Eastern African ... Read More

Aviation meeting in Kigali discusses future regional integration

editor editor- August 26, 2010

(eTN) - Civil Aviation Authorities from across the East African Community met in Kigali last week to discuss further cooperation ... Read More

Visa now required before entry to Burundi

editor editor- February 5, 2010

It was learned earlier in the week that Burundi has apparently changed their entry policy to the country for foreign ... Read More

Fly540 opens offices in Bujumbura

editor editor- January 4, 2010

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

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

editor editor- September 2, 2009

The tripartite meeting between Rwanda, Burundi, and Tanzania on the review and approval of the railway study is now scheduled ... Read More

Burundi government upsets conservation fraternity

editor editor- January 23, 2009

News has emerged from Burundi that the government, seeking to create much-needed jobs, is considering offering mining concessions for precious/semi ... Read More