Tag: Dar es Salaam

Marriott International opens second Four Points by Sheraton in Tanzania
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Marriott International opens second Four Points by Sheraton in Tanzania

mm Chief Assignment Editor- June 10, 2019

Marriott International, Inc. today announced the opening of its second Four Points by Sheraton (Four-Points.Marriott.com) hotel in Tanzania, Four Points ... Read More

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

mm 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

Port Management Association of Eastern and Southern Africa expands horizon for African Tourism Board
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Port Management Association of Eastern and Southern Africa expands horizon for African Tourism Board

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- May 22, 2019

The Port Management Association of Eastern and Southern Africa (PMAESA) with members in 9 African Countries joined the African Tourism ... Read More

Tanzania’s oldest beach hotel to undergo major facelift before upgrading to 5-star status
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Tanzania’s oldest beach hotel to undergo major facelift before upgrading to 5-star status

Apolinari Tairo - eTN Tanzania Apolinari Tairo - eTN Tanzania- May 20, 2019

Indian Ocean’s Kunduchi Beach Hotel in Tanzania’s capital Dar es Salaam will undergo a major facelift to upgrade it into ... Read More

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

Tanzanian media mogul and philanthropist passes away
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Tanzanian media mogul and philanthropist passes away

Apolinari Tairo - eTN Tanzania Apolinari Tairo - eTN Tanzania- May 2, 2019

Tanzanian billionaire, philanthropist and media mogul, Reginald Mengi, has passed away Wednesday night in Dubai, United Arab Emirates. Aged 75, ... Read More

Tanzania government sticks to its fists over privatized state hotels
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Tanzania government sticks to its fists over privatized state hotels

Apolinari Tairo - eTN Tanzania Apolinari Tairo - eTN Tanzania- April 30, 2019

The Tanzania government once again warned investors over a possible re-possession of poorly-performing hotels and lodges in northern Tanzania wildlife ... Read More

19 more hotels with 3000 rooms to be added to Marriott Hotels in Middle East and Africa
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19 more hotels with 3000 rooms to be added to Marriott Hotels in Middle East and Africa

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- April 8, 2019

Marriott International expects to add 19 new properties and more than 3,000 rooms to its  Middle East and Africa portfolio ... Read More

Tanzania jails Chinese national for ivory trafficking
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Tanzania jails Chinese national for ivory trafficking

mm Chief Assignment Editor- February 19, 2019

Tanzanian Resident Magistrate sentenced a Chinese national to 15 years in prison today for trafficking of elephant tusks, which prosecutors ... Read More

East African regional airlines battle to take over the African skies
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East African regional airlines battle to take over the African skies

Apolinari Tairo - eTN Tanzania Apolinari Tairo - eTN Tanzania- January 19, 2019

East  African regional airlines are now fighting a winning and losing battle over the African skies which Kenya Airways, Ethiopian ... Read More

Tanzania targets Chinese tourist market
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Tanzania targets Chinese tourist market

Apolinari Tairo - eTN Tanzania Apolinari Tairo - eTN Tanzania- January 4, 2019

Tanzania is now targeting China as a new and an upcoming lucrative tourist market source in South East Asia after ... Read More

Air Tanzania is first in Africa to receive the Airbus A220
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Air Tanzania is first in Africa to receive the Airbus A220

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- December 21, 2018

Representatives from the airline as well as officials from the United Republic of Tanzania Government alongside executives from the A220 ... Read More

Suspended! Fastjet airline services in Tanzania
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Suspended! Fastjet airline services in Tanzania

Apolinari Tairo - eTN Tanzania Apolinari Tairo - eTN Tanzania- December 18, 2018

Fastjet airline officials said late last week that its flights would be canceled through the end of January. Read More

Johannesburg remains Africa’s most popular destination city
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Johannesburg remains Africa’s most popular destination city

mm Chief Assignment Editor- December 4, 2018

Johannesburg has emerged as the most popular destination city in Africa for the fifth consecutive year, according to the annual ... Read More

The most popular destination cities in Africa  emerged
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The most popular destination cities in Africa emerged

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- December 4, 2018

Johannesburg has emerged as the most popular destination city in Africa for the fifth consecutive year, according to the annual ... Read More

Avoiding dangerous vacations 2018
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Avoiding dangerous vacations 2018

Hon. Thomas A. Dickerson Hon. Thomas A. Dickerson- September 19, 2018

This is the sixth year that we have posted dangerous vacations destination information collected from news articles and reported law ... Read More

Precision Air’s financial troubles go into public domain
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Precision Air’s financial troubles go into public domain

editor editor- June 11, 2013

(eTN) - Troubling financial details are emerging from Dar es Salaam over the financial status of Precision Air, Tanzania’s only ... Read More

British Airways pulls flight services to Tanzania
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British Airways pulls flight services to Tanzania

editor editor- March 31, 2013

TANZANIA (eTN) – After almost four decades of flight services to Tanzania, British Airways (BA) pulled its flight services between ... Read More

FastJet responds to debt and other allegations
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FastJet responds to debt and other allegations

editor editor- February 28, 2013

(eTN) - Information was received from a source in Dar es Salaam who attended a press conference yesterday called by ... Read More

Emirates reacts fast to British Airways withdrawal in Tanzania
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Emirates reacts fast to British Airways withdrawal in Tanzania

editor editor- January 21, 2013

(eTN) - While many in Tanzania are still struggling to come to terms with the announced withdrawal of British Airways ... Read More

British Airways set to pull out of Dar es Salaam
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British Airways set to pull out of Dar es Salaam

editor editor- January 18, 2013

(eTN) - Information was just confirmed from a regular aviation source in Dar es Salaam, that British Airways (BA) appears ... Read More

Bad luck haunts Air Tanzania on return to the skies
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Bad luck haunts Air Tanzania on return to the skies

editor editor- January 14, 2013

(eTN) - Information is emerging from Dar es Salaam, that embattled Air Tanzania, upon taking to the skies once again ... Read More

Double Tree Dar es Salaam ordered closed
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Double Tree Dar es Salaam ordered closed

editor editor- December 21, 2012

(eTN) - Information was received from a regular source in Dar es Salaam, that the Double Tree Dar es Salaam ... Read More

Dar es Salaam remains tense after army deploys in hot spots
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Dar es Salaam remains tense after army deploys in hot spots

editor editor- October 22, 2012

(eTN) - The most recent clashes between separatists and religious radicals in Zanzibar, which caused considerable concern among the island’s ... Read More

Another robbery gone wrong kills tourist in Dar es Salaam
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Another robbery gone wrong kills tourist in Dar es Salaam

editor editor- September 25, 2012

(eTN) – In spite of regular official denials over the extent of crime in Tanzania’s commercial capital of Dar es ... Read More

Tanzania intensifies security in spice island of Zanzibar and other tourist spots
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Tanzania intensifies security in spice island of Zanzibar and other tourist spots

editor editor- May 31, 2012

(eTN) - Reacting to recent incidents in which four tourists were mugged in the Tanzanian capital city of Dar es ... Read More

National Air Transport Forum set for Dar es Salaam meeting
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National Air Transport Forum set for Dar es Salaam meeting

editor editor- March 21, 2012

(eTN) - Tanzania’s aviation sector is set to convene in Dar es Salaam on Wednesday and Thursday this week to ... Read More

Dar es Salaam to spend 5 billion Uganda shilling for tourism development
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Dar es Salaam to spend 5 billion Uganda shilling for tourism development

editor editor- January 17, 2012

UGANDA (eTN) - The government in Dar es Salaam, Tanzania, launched yesterday an ambitious 5-year tourism development plan, thought to ... Read More

Dar es Salaam airport rushes to catch up with demand
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Dar es Salaam airport rushes to catch up with demand

editor editor- December 19, 2011

(eTN) - Information has been received from regular aviation sources in Dar es Salaam, that the country’s main international airport, ... Read More

TCAA ends Swissport monopoly
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TCAA ends Swissport monopoly

editor editor- December 12, 2011

(eTN) - After years of arguments and heated exchanges between airlines and the Tanzania Civil Aviation Authority, a decision has ... Read More

Serena chain takes over the Movenpick Royal Palm Hotel in Dar es Salaam
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Serena chain takes over the Movenpick Royal Palm Hotel in Dar es Salaam

editor editor- December 2, 2011

TANZANIA (eTN) - East Africa’s leading tourist hotel chain, Serena Hotels, has officially taken over Tanzania’s biggest hotel, the Movenpick ... Read More

Wildlife conservation and policymakers to meet in Dar es Salaam
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Wildlife conservation and policymakers to meet in Dar es Salaam

editor editor- November 11, 2011

(eTN) - Cabinet ministers responsible for wildlife conservation from seven African countries are meeting in the Tanzanian capital city of ... Read More

Hotel union uses minister to force itself upon Holiday Inn in Dar
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Hotel union uses minister to force itself upon Holiday Inn in Dar

editor editor- October 28, 2011

(eTN) - It was learned yesterday that the Minister for Labor and Employment in the Tanzanian government has apparently become ... Read More

AFRAA blasts African governments at aviation meeting in Dar es Salaam
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AFRAA blasts African governments at aviation meeting in Dar es Salaam

editor editor- September 1, 2011

(eTN) - The African Airline Association (AFRAA) took advantage of the just-ended aviation conference in Dar es Salaam, Tanzania, to ... Read More

Tanzania Airport Authority gets new board
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Tanzania Airport Authority gets new board

editor editor- July 25, 2011

(eTN) - A new board of directors has been appointed on Saturday in Dar es Salaam by the Minister for ... Read More

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