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Tsunami Warning for South Pacific Island Chain after 7.4 earthquake

Tsunami Warning for South Pacific Island Chain after 7.4 earthquake

A tsunami threat has been issued for Kermadec Islands.  Kermadec Islands, volcanic island group in the South Pacific Ocean, ... Read More

No tsunami warning, as powerful magnitude 6.5 earthquake strikes near Coquimbo, Chile

No tsunami warning, as powerful magnitude 6.5 earthquake strikes near Coquimbo, Chile

According to the U.S. Geological Survey, strong magnitude 6.5 earthquake hit off the coast of Chile, near the coastal ... Read More

Tourism Enthusiasts Protest Possible Giveaway Of Murchison Falls For Dam Construction By Ugandan Government

Tourism Enthusiasts Protest Possible Giveaway Of Murchison Falls For Dam Construction By Ugandan Government

Last week on Friday, many Ugandans especially those in the tourism and conservation circles were shocked when an advert ... Read More

Strong earthquake rocks El Salvador

Strong earthquake rocks El Salvador

A powerful earthquake, with a preliminary magnitude of 6.6, has hit off the coast of El Salvador. The quake ... Read More

Huge earthquake strikes Papua New Guinea and Solomon Islands, no tsunami threat to Hawaii

Huge earthquake strikes Papua New Guinea and Solomon Islands, no tsunami threat to Hawaii

Powerful, magnitude 7.5 earthquake has rattled Papua New Guinea and Solomon Islands today, U.S. Geological Survey said. There were ... Read More

Strong earthquake strikes Japan’s Kyushu, no tsunami warning issued

Strong earthquake strikes Japan’s Kyushu, no tsunami warning issued

A magnitude 6.3 earthquake has shaken part of southwestern Japan but appeared to cause no damage. The Japan Meteorological ... Read More

Powerful earthquake rocks Papua-New Guinea, no tsunami warning issued so far

Powerful earthquake rocks Papua-New Guinea, no tsunami warning issued so far

Powerful magnitude 7.2 earthquake struck about 20 miles to the northwest of Bulolo, Papua-New Guinea on Monday. Bulolo is ... Read More

East Africa’s KARIBU and KILIFAIR Tourism Fair opens next month

East Africa’s KARIBU and KILIFAIR Tourism Fair opens next month

KARIBU and KILIFAIR Tourism Exhibition is set for grand opening next month with full expectations to attract over 350 ... Read More

Ugandan judge okays destruction of natural forest for sugarcane plantation

Ugandan judge okays destruction of natural forest for sugarcane plantation

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

Air New Zealand contributes $1 million to native forestry offsets

Air New Zealand contributes $1 million to native forestry offsets

Air New Zealand and its customers have purchased more than NZD$1 million worth of carbon offsets from permanent New ... Read More

Second strong earthquake strikes central Philippines on Tuesday

Second strong earthquake strikes central Philippines on Tuesday

A new powerful earthquake hit the central Philippines on Tuesday, a day after a 6.1-magnitude quake rattled the country’s ... Read More

Magnitude 6.0 earthquake jolts South Sandwich Islands region

Magnitude 6.0 earthquake jolts South Sandwich Islands region

Magnitude 6.0 earthquake rocked South Sandwich Islands region today. No tsunami warning issued. Preliminary Earthquake Report: Magnitude 6.0 Date-Time ... Read More

Magnitude 6.8 Indonesia earthquake triggers tsunami alert

Magnitude 6.8 Indonesia earthquake triggers tsunami alert

Strong magnitude 6.8 earthquake struck 63 miles offshore of the Indonesian island of Sulawesi, 149 miles from Kendari City, ... Read More

No tsunami threat after strong earthquake rocks South Sandwich Islands

No tsunami threat after strong earthquake rocks South Sandwich Islands

Powerful magnitude of 6.5 earthquake has struck the South Atlantic Ocean near the South Sandwich Islands today. “Based on ... Read More

6.5 earthquake shakes Rat Islands in the Aleutians, Alaska

6.5 earthquake shakes Rat Islands in the Aleutians, Alaska

A 6.5 magnitude earthquake struck the Rats Islands located in the Aleutians Islands in Alaska today, April 2, 2019, ... Read More

Strong 6.3 earthquake strikes Vanuatu, no tsunami warning so far

Strong 6.3 earthquake strikes Vanuatu, no tsunami warning so far

A 6.3 magnitude quake struck 64 km east of Luganville on Espiritu Santo, the largest island in Vanuatu, on ... Read More

Earthquake rocks western Turkey

Earthquake rocks western Turkey

A moderate 5.6 magnitude earthquake shook Turkey’s western province of Denizli on Wednesday, damaging some buildings and knocking bricks ... Read More

Cape Town selected for prestigious study on global destinations

Cape Town selected for prestigious study on global destinations

Cape Town, South Africa, was selected as one of 15 top global destinations to be chosen as ideal subjects ... Read More

Strong earthquake rocks Philippine Islands Region

Strong earthquake rocks Philippine Islands Region

Strong magnitude 6.0 earthquake struck Philippine Islands Region , according to the Philippine Institute of Volcanology and Seismology. Preliminary ... Read More

No tsunami warning after strong earthquake south of the Kermadec Islands

No tsunami warning after strong earthquake south of the Kermadec Islands

Strong 6.3-magnitude earthquake hit south of the Kermadec Islands today. No tsunami is expected as a result of the ... Read More

Massive 7.0 earthquake recorded in Peru

Massive 7.0 earthquake recorded in Peru

A massive 7.0 earthquake shook a remote part in the Peruvian Andes this morning. Damage is expected to be ... Read More

Massive earthquake hit Ecuador Peru border  region

Massive earthquake hit Ecuador Peru border region

A major earthquake shook the border region between Ecuador and Peru this morning. Even though an earthquake of this ... Read More

Strong earthquake strikes off eastern Philippines

Strong earthquake strikes off eastern Philippines

A 6.1 magnitude quake struck off the eastern Philippines on Friday, the US Geological Survey (USGS) said. There was ... Read More

Dominica: Strong 4th quarter performance signals tourism recovery

Dominica: Strong 4th quarter performance signals tourism recovery

The months of October to December 2018 produced arrivals of 22,178 from all source markets to Dominica, representing 35.3 ... Read More

Strong earthquake rocks Indonesia’s Sumatra

Strong earthquake rocks Indonesia’s Sumatra

A strong 6.1-magnitude earthquake has struck off the coast of Indonesian island of Sumatra. The quake occurred 166km south-southeast ... Read More

No tsunami threat after new Vanuatu earthquake

No tsunami threat after new Vanuatu earthquake

An earthquake of 6.0 magnitude struck of the coast of Vanuatu in the Pacific Ocean on Friday, the US ... Read More

6.6 earthquake strikes Vanuatu

6.6 earthquake strikes Vanuatu

A 6.6 magnitude earthquake struck Vanuatu at 18:06:36 UTC today, January 15, 2019. Read More

North-west of Indonesia rocked by strong earthquake

North-west of Indonesia rocked by strong earthquake

According to the US Geological Survey, strong magnitude 6.6 earthquake struck 107 miles north-north-west of the Maluku Islands in ... Read More

Indonesian Island of Ternate reports strong earthquake

Indonesian Island of Ternate reports strong earthquake

The United States Geological Survey (USGS) recorded a massive 6.6 magnitude earthquake struck 173 km north-northwest of the island of Ternate at a ... Read More

US Travel Advisory issued against Indonesia targeting Central Sulawesi

US Travel Advisory issued against Indonesia targeting Central Sulawesi

The U.S. State Department today issued a travel advisory for Indonesia. This advisory is asking American Tourists to reconsider ... Read More