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President Obama, WTTC and the African Tourism Board: A major push for Africa visibility
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President Obama, WTTC and the African Tourism Board: A major push for Africa visibility

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- March 21, 2019

Africa Tourism is hot right now. Overlooked in the past, the tourism potential of the African continent is now becoming ... Read More

Kenya Travel & Tourism exceeding global and regional levels in 2018
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Kenya Travel & Tourism exceeding global and regional levels in 2018

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- March 13, 2019

Travel & Tourism in Kenya grew faster than the regional average and significantly above other economies in Sub-Saharan Africa, according ... Read More

Kenya Civil Aviation Authority recertifies Jomo Kenyatta Airport
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Kenya Civil Aviation Authority recertifies Jomo Kenyatta Airport

editor editor- May 15, 2013

(eTN) - The Kenya Civil Aviation Authority recently re-certified Jomo Kenyatta International Airport (JKIA) in accordance with guidelines issued by ... Read More

Kenya Tourism Board and Kenya Airways sign partnership deal
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Kenya Tourism Board and Kenya Airways sign partnership deal

editor editor- May 10, 2013

(eTN) - Two leading stakeholders in Kenya’s tourism industry, the Kenya Tourism Board (KTB) and national airline Kenya Airways (KQ), ... Read More

Kenya Tourism Board asks government for 500 million shillings
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Kenya Tourism Board asks government for 500 million shillings

editor editor- April 5, 2013

(eTN) - Sources in Nairobi have confirmed that the Kenya Tourism Board (KTB) is seeking an additional 500 million Kenya ... Read More

Malindi Festival launches March 29
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Malindi Festival launches March 29

editor editor- March 23, 2013

(eTN) - The National Museums of Kenya has reiterated their intent to go ahead with the 4th Malindi Cultural Festival, ... Read More

Kenya Airways’ losses justify cost-cutting measures
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Kenya Airways’ losses justify cost-cutting measures

editor editor- November 8, 2012

(eTN) - The announcement yesterday of Kenya Airways’ half-year financial results brought home the reality of what the company’s management ... Read More

Kenya Airways signs full codeshare with Korean Air
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Kenya Airways signs full codeshare with Korean Air

editor editor- October 15, 2012

KENYA (eTN) - An announcement over the weekend from Nairobi gave details on the codeshare agreement now signed by Kenya ... Read More

Magical Kenya Exhibition exceeds expectations
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Magical Kenya Exhibition exceeds expectations

editor editor- October 1, 2012

The Kenya Tourism Board (KTB), aka Magical Kenya, held its annual tourism exhibition last weekend, and in spite of a ... Read More

Kikwete remains quiet on key aviation and tourism issues while in Kenya
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Kikwete remains quiet on key aviation and tourism issues while in Kenya

editor editor- September 17, 2012

(eTN) - Whatever hopes and expectations there may have been as a result of Tanzania President Jakaya Kikwete’s visit earlier ... Read More

Kenya’s tourism stakeholders livid over budget cuts for marketing
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Kenya’s tourism stakeholders livid over budget cuts for marketing

editor editor- June 20, 2012

(eTN) - When a budget analysis was done in Kenya last Friday in a series of breakfast and lunchtime presentations ... Read More

Kenya tourism stands together to face aftermath of Nairobi incident
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Kenya tourism stands together to face aftermath of Nairobi incident

editor editor- May 30, 2012

(eTN) - Key stakeholders from the private and public sector in Kenya, as well as association leaders, have stood up ... Read More

Kenya’s new Tourism Minister locks horns with media
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Kenya’s new Tourism Minister locks horns with media

editor editor- April 25, 2012

(eTN) - In an unwarranted broadside against the media and their reporting, the recently-appointed new Tourism Minister of Kenya, Dan ... Read More

Kenya Wildlife Service responds to Eco-Tourism Kenya and other claims
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Kenya Wildlife Service responds to Eco-Tourism Kenya and other claims

editor editor- April 10, 2012

(eTN) - In a media statement issued ahead of the Easter weekend, the Kenya Wildlife Service (KWS) Corporate Communications Department ... Read More

Kenya’s tourism industry demands clarity on election dates
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Kenya’s tourism industry demands clarity on election dates

editor editor- February 28, 2012

(eTN) - Leading stakeholders in Kenya’s tourism industry are getting more vocal now about the government’s dragging out the announcement ... Read More

Renewed terror warnings shock Kenya’s tourism fraternity
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Renewed terror warnings shock Kenya’s tourism fraternity

editor editor- January 9, 2012

(eTN) - Warnings by the Foreign and Commonwealth Office in the UK about the possibility of an imminent terror strike ... Read More

Coast tourism sees no impact on bookings as Kenya hunts militants
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Coast tourism sees no impact on bookings as Kenya hunts militants

editor editor- October 22, 2011

(eTN) - Reports from Mombasa tell a story different from what many global media organizations would want their readers to ... Read More

Magical Kenya Travel Show to highlight country’s attractions
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Magical Kenya Travel Show to highlight country’s attractions

editor editor- October 10, 2011

(eTN) - Nairobi will see the inaugural version of Kenya’s own international tourism show go underway when on October 19 ... Read More

Kitili Mbathi appointed Kenya Tourist Board Chairman
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Kitili Mbathi appointed Kenya Tourist Board Chairman

editor editor- October 6, 2011

(eTN) - Well known banker, and during his successful time in Uganda, CEO of Stanbic Bank, a close acquaintance of ... Read More

Stung by criticism, Kenya government finally reacts to security crisis
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Stung by criticism, Kenya government finally reacts to security crisis

editor editor- October 4, 2011

(eTN) - Stinging criticism over alleged complacency and even incompetence have produced the expected knee-jerk reaction by the Kenyan government, ... Read More

Kenya Tourism Minister blasts partners over fear and suspicion
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Kenya Tourism Minister blasts partners over fear and suspicion

editor editor- October 1, 2011

(eTN) - The meeting of the East African Community’s (EAC) sectoral council on tourism and wildlife in Mombasa ended with ... Read More

New airport terminal in Kenya attracts interest across the world
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New airport terminal in Kenya attracts interest across the world

editor editor- September 14, 2011

(eTN) - Information received overnight from Nairobi talks of over 100 international and regional construction companies expressing interest in the ... Read More

Kisumu Airport set for completion
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Kisumu Airport set for completion

editor editor- August 30, 2011

(eTN) - Following news a few days ago that Malindi’s airport construction was nearly complete and the commissioning of the ... Read More

Kenya tourism enthusiastic about latest arrival figures
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Kenya tourism enthusiastic about latest arrival figures

editor editor- August 27, 2011

(eTN) - "We have it in our hands now to make this another record-breaking year," was the comment of a ... Read More

Kenya Minister of tourism appoints new tourist board member
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Kenya Minister of tourism appoints new tourist board member

editor editor- August 23, 2011

(eTN) - As a decades’ long acquaintance, from way back in the 1970s, of Capt. Read More

August Ramadan expected to impact domestic travel across Kenya
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August Ramadan expected to impact domestic travel across Kenya

editor editor- August 3, 2011

(eTN) - The annual summer holiday of local schools is underway in Kenya, but unlike in other years marked by ... Read More

Tea moves ahead of tourism in Kenya’s Forex earnings
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Tea moves ahead of tourism in Kenya’s Forex earnings

editor editor- July 23, 2011

(eTN) - Tourism stakeholders will wake up to a shock today when they read headlines announcing that their darling sector ... Read More

Kenya wants tourism development master plan
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Kenya wants tourism development master plan

editor editor- July 2, 2011

(eTN) - Stakeholders in the tourism industry yesterday met in Nairobi to discuss a number of pressing issues, but one ... Read More

More bad news for Jomo Kenyatta International Airport
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More bad news for Jomo Kenyatta International Airport

editor editor- June 15, 2011

(eTN) - Only days after a failure of electricity supply and of all backup systems brought East Africa’s busiest international ... Read More

Kenya tourism set to get record funding for 2011-2012
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Kenya tourism set to get record funding for 2011-2012

editor editor- June 8, 2011

(eTN) - Information obtained through leading tourism sources in Nairobi speaks of a substantial increase in funding for tourism marketing ... Read More

Good news for Kenya tourism
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Good news for Kenya tourism

editor editor- June 2, 2011

(eTN) - Kenya is projecting a 15 percent growth overall for the year 2011 according to sources at the Ministry ... Read More

Kenya tourism ministry responds to tourist complaints on Mara Road
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Kenya tourism ministry responds to tourist complaints on Mara Road

editor editor- May 26, 2011

(eTN) - The appalling state of the main road between Narok and the Masai Mara Game Reserve, the jewel in ... Read More

Crippling fuel shortage attributed to hoarding and profiteering
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Crippling fuel shortage attributed to hoarding and profiteering

editor editor- May 5, 2011

(eTN) - A major fuel crisis has once again made life in Kenya even more difficult, as besides record prizes, ... Read More