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

World Fusion Tours: African Tourism Board’s newest member
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World Fusion Tours: African Tourism Board’s newest member

editor editor- June 10, 2019

The African Tourism Board (ATB) welcomed World Fusion Tours as its newest member. The Kigali-based tour operator recently won the ... 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

Ambassador Mangu creates synergies between Rwandan and Tanzanian tourism players
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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

Israel Loves Africa: African Tourism Board and Rwanda Air Take Action
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Israel Loves Africa: African Tourism Board and Rwanda Air Take Action

George Taylor George Taylor- May 20, 2019

African Tourism Board representative in Israel Mr. Dov Kalmann, has sent his congratulations to H.E. Ambassador Joseph Rutabana of Rwanda ... Read More

Ugandan judge okays destruction of natural forest for sugarcane plantation
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Ugandan judge okays destruction of natural forest for sugarcane plantation

mm Chief Assignment Editor- May 3, 2019

In December of last year, Judge Albert Rugadya Atwooki stepped down from the case between Natinal Forestry Authority (NFA) and ... Read More

Uganda Airlines’ long-awaited new planes land at Entebbe International Airport
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Uganda Airlines’ long-awaited new planes land at Entebbe International Airport

mm Chief Assignment Editor- April 24, 2019

First two Uganda Airlines' long anticipated aircraft landed at Entebbe International Airport on Tuesday 23rd April 2019. Captained by all ... Read More

55 Voices for Africa: VisaFreeAfrica announces writing competition
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55 Voices for Africa: VisaFreeAfrica announces writing competition

mm Chief Assignment Editor- March 13, 2019

#VisaFreeAfrica (VFA) recently introduced the 55 Voices for a Visa Free Africa (55Voices4Africa) writing competition, inviting all African youth to ... Read More

Tanzania and Rwanda tour operators join forces to promote tourism in both countries
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Tanzania and Rwanda tour operators join forces to promote tourism in both countries

mm Chief Assignment Editor- March 5, 2019

Tour operators in Tanzania and Rwanda have agreed to jointly market the two countries as complementary destinations in their latest ... Read More

Vatel Mauritius on exploratory visit to Seychelles
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Vatel Mauritius on exploratory visit to Seychelles

mm Alain St.Ange- March 5, 2019

Renaud Azema has been given the responsiblity to spread the Vatel Brand Over the Indian Ocean and in the Southern ... Read More

Ethiopian Airlines to operate all-women flight on International Women’s Day
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Ethiopian Airlines to operate all-women flight on International Women’s Day

mm Chief Assignment Editor- February 22, 2019

Ethiopian Airlines announced to its customers that it has finalized all preparations to once again celebrate International Women’s Day by ... Read More

African Union to reveal details on issuance of African passport
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African Union to reveal details on issuance of African passport

editor editor- January 8, 2019

The AU will present specific details on the production and issuance of the African passport. Read More

RwandAir flies into Ethiopian capital
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RwandAir flies into Ethiopian capital

mm Chief Assignment Editor- January 2, 2019

RwandAir, the flag carrier airline of Rwanda based at Kigali International Airport in Kigali, announced plans to launch service to ... Read More

Key highways to tourist sites in Rwanda blocked by landslides
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Key highways to tourist sites in Rwanda blocked by landslides

editor editor- May 7, 2013

(eTN) - One of Rwanda’s most important traffic arteries, the highway from Kigali to Musanze, and from there on to ... Read More

RwandAir set for Juba and Douala launch
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RwandAir set for Juba and Douala launch

editor editor- March 30, 2013

(eTN) - After already announcing Accra as their next destination in their current in-flight magazine, INZOZI, RwandAir announced the launch ... Read More

RwandAir resumes Mombasa stop for Dubai flights
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RwandAir resumes Mombasa stop for Dubai flights

editor editor- February 1, 2013

(eTN) - Effective tomorrow RwandAir will re-launch their Mombasa stop for 3 of their 7 weekly flights between Kigali and ... Read More

Tanzania hosts tripartite meeting with railway partners
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Tanzania hosts tripartite meeting with railway partners

editor editor- January 12, 2013

(eTN) - The Tanzanian government hosted a tripartite meeting of the Transport Ministers with Rwanda and Burundi on Friday, discussing ... Read More

Rwanda’s tourism registers unabated growth
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Rwanda’s tourism registers unabated growth

editor editor- October 11, 2012

(eTN) - Information made public yesterday in Kigali show a continued strong sectoral growth for the tourism sector in Rwanda, ... Read More

RwandAir announces schedule changes
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RwandAir announces schedule changes

editor editor- October 1, 2012

(eTN) - In a press release overnight, RwandAir announced daily flights between Kigali and Dubai, effective from the onset of ... Read More

Rwanda formally launches automated immigration control for nationals
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Rwanda formally launches automated immigration control for nationals

editor editor- May 21, 2012

(eTN) - The test phase successfully concluded, saw the automated passenger arrival system for Rwandese nationals now formally launched at ... Read More

Air traffic for Kigali to grow by 50 percent in 2012
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Air traffic for Kigali to grow by 50 percent in 2012

editor editor- January 27, 2012

(eTN) - The Rwanda Civil Aviation Authority has projected a growth in flight movements in and out of Kigali’s Kanombe ... Read More

Qatar Airways to begin add-on flights to Kigali
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Qatar Airways to begin add-on flights to Kigali

editor editor- January 2, 2012

UGANDA (eTN) - A usually well-informed source within Uganda’s aviation regulatory system has confirmed that Qatar Airways, since early November ... Read More

Qatar Airways eyes Kigali
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Qatar Airways eyes Kigali

editor editor- November 17, 2011

The news that first broke out during the Dubai Air Show, regarding Qatar Airways eyeing three more East African destinations, ... Read More

RwandAir new 737-800 enters commercial service this weekend
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RwandAir new 737-800 enters commercial service this weekend

editor editor- September 2, 2011

(eTN) - It was learned overnight that upon completion of the mandatory crew training and test on the new B737-800, ... Read More

RwandAir CEO talks of future plans
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RwandAir CEO talks of future plans

editor editor- August 29, 2011

(eTN) - Regular plane spotters were the first to see the landing lights of RwandAir’s brand new B737-800 emerge from ... Read More

Rubavu flights now daily from Kigali
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Rubavu flights now daily from Kigali

editor editor- August 24, 2011

(eTN) - In an ongoing effort to make domestic flights in Rwanda more popular, RwandAir has commenced daily flights between ... Read More

Aviation stakeholders meet in Kigali
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Aviation stakeholders meet in Kigali

editor editor- August 15, 2011

(eTN) - An East African Community-sponsored meeting of aviation regulators and operators in Kigali was discussing on Friday the way ... Read More

New flights to Africa destinations
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New flights to Africa destinations

editor editor- June 27, 2011

(eTN) - News was received from Turkish Airlines and Mauritius regarding the addition of new flights to Africa destinations. TURKISH ... Read More

Kigali conference on Doing Business in Africa opens
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Kigali conference on Doing Business in Africa opens

editor editor- March 18, 2011

(eTN) - The World Bank and Regional Centre for Excellence supported the second "Doing Business in Africa" Conference which opened ... Read More

Rwanda railway on course
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Rwanda railway on course

editor editor- September 22, 2010

(eTN) - Information received last week from Kigali and Dar es Salaam confirmed that the ambitious joint project to construct ... Read More

Aviation meeting in Kigali discusses future regional integration
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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

More tour guides graduate in Kigali
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More tour guides graduate in Kigali

editor editor- April 14, 2010

Following an intensive training course lasting three weeks, 46 newly-qualified guides have graduated in Rwanda, amongst them 6 ladies. The Read More

Kigali Convention Centre construction on course
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Kigali Convention Centre construction on course

editor editor- February 3, 2010

Information was received late last week that the construction of the new Kigali Convention Centre is well on course, after ... Read More

Boeing team in Kigali
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Boeing team in Kigali

editor editor- January 25, 2010

It was learned that earlier in the week a team from Boeing was in Rwanda to discuss RwandAir’s acquisition of ... Read More

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