Tag: Namibia

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

Court ruling: LGBTQ people are not born that way
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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

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

More confusion over the fate of Botswana‘s elephants
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More confusion over the fate of Botswana‘s elephants

editor editor- May 20, 2019

by Dr. Louise de Waal President Mokgweetsi Masisi of Botswana categorically denies that his government would ever cull elephants, contradicting ... Read More

Hilton Garden Inn expands footprint in Africa
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Hilton Garden Inn expands footprint in Africa

mm Chief Assignment Editor- May 2, 2019

Hilton Garden Inn is celebrating strong growth in Africa with four open properties and an additional 14 in the pipeline ... Read More

African Tourism Board plans impressive launch in Cape Town at WTM
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African Tourism Board plans impressive launch in Cape Town at WTM

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- March 14, 2019

The African Tourism Board (ATB) is planning for an impressive launch event during World Travel Market (WTM) in Cape Town, ... Read More

Lufthansa Group expands long-haul portfolio in Frankfurt and Munich with Eurowings
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Lufthansa Group expands long-haul portfolio in Frankfurt and Munich with Eurowings

mm Chief Assignment Editor- March 5, 2019

Lufthansa Group will be significantly expanding its tourist-oriented long-haul portfolio at its hubs in Frankfurt and Munich. After the successes ... Read More

12th Edition of Seychelles Eco-Friendly Marathon receives outstanding participation this year
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12th Edition of Seychelles Eco-Friendly Marathon receives outstanding participation this year

editor editor- March 1, 2019

The famous Beau Vallon beach in Seychelles once again witnessed yet another year of excellent turn out at the 12th ... Read More

Best hotels in the world named
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Best hotels in the world named

mm Chief Assignment Editor- February 22, 2019

The 14th annual It List, a selection of the best new and renovated hotels in the world, was released today. ... Read More

Africa Travel and Tourism: Trends for the New Year
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Africa Travel and Tourism: Trends for the New Year

editor editor- January 8, 2019

Players in the travel and tourism ecosystem in Africa travel look forward to 2019 with full optimism. 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

Put Foot Rally ready to take off in South Africa
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Put Foot Rally ready to take off in South Africa

editor editor- June 4, 2013

(eTN) - "The greatest social rally on the face of the Earth" kicks off from the shadow of the great ... Read More

Drones to help protect wildlife in Namibia
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Drones to help protect wildlife in Namibia

editor editor- March 28, 2013

The World Wildlife Fund will start testing a new drone surveillance program in Namibia next month that aims to coordinate ... Read More

Hunting in Namibia’s national parks
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Hunting in Namibia’s national parks

editor editor- December 11, 2012

(eTN) - There was a report in the media that the Namibia Minister of Environment wants to award hunting concessions ... Read More

Regardless of annual cull seal tourism booming in Namibia
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Regardless of annual cull seal tourism booming in Namibia

editor editor- September 1, 2012

Tourists by the busload visit the Cape Cross Seal Reserve daily to see Cape Fur seals, regardless of the fact ... Read More

Namibia Tourism Board releases Namibia iPad app
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Namibia Tourism Board releases Namibia iPad app

editor editor- May 18, 2012

LONDON, England - When is the best time to travel? What type of clothes should I pack? Where is the ... Read More

Namibia hopes to tap into Arabian tourism market
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Namibia hopes to tap into Arabian tourism market

editor editor- May 4, 2012

DUBAI, UAE - Namibia has entered the race to win the Middle East tourism market though it faces stiff competition ... Read More

Namibia wants Mideast tourists
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Namibia wants Mideast tourists

editor editor- February 22, 2012

Namibia is taking the first steps in diversifying its tourism source markets and product offerings in an attempt to remain ... Read More

Cheetah attacks Norwegian tourist in Namibia
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Cheetah attacks Norwegian tourist in Namibia

editor editor- February 7, 2012

Harnas — A 22-year-old Norwegian woman was attacked and injured by a hungry cheetah on the Harnas game farm, situated ... Read More

Namibia’s tourism sector becomes very competitive
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Namibia’s tourism sector becomes very competitive

editor editor- October 6, 2011

WINDHOEK, Namibia — The tourism sector has become very competitive, as the competitive advantage is no longer natural but increasingly ... Read More

Namibia mayor says tourists should be exposed to the poor
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Namibia mayor says tourists should be exposed to the poor

editor editor- June 17, 2011

The mayor of Windhoek in Namibia, Elaine Trepper, at the opening of the 2011 Namibia Tourism Expo on Wednesday, said ... Read More

Namibia wins Best Tourism Board award at Safari Travel Awards
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Namibia wins Best Tourism Board award at Safari Travel Awards

editor editor- May 25, 2011

The Namibia Tourism Board is delighted to announce that it has recently been awarded Best Tourism Board in Africa at ... Read More

Traveling the Four Corners of Africa
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Traveling the Four Corners of Africa

editor editor- April 26, 2011

(eTN) - The Four Corners is a name which is often given to this part of the world because it ... Read More

Namibian tourism sector has great potential for employment creation
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Namibian tourism sector has great potential for employment creation

editor editor- October 7, 2010

Federation of Namibia Tourism Associations (Fenata) Chief Executive Officer, Jackie Asheeke, has said while the tourism sector has great potential ... Read More

Namibian tourism seeks local support
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Namibian tourism seeks local support

editor editor- August 19, 2010

A number of players in the tourism sector have joined the Namibia Tourism Board (NTB) to promote domestic tourism. The ... Read More

Namibia welcomes the world
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Namibia welcomes the world

editor editor- July 7, 2010

(eTN) - Namibia hosted its 11th Annual Namibia Tourism Expo last month and the country’s tourism authorities are happy to ... Read More

Time for Namibia to stop barbaric culling of seals, see animals’ tourism potential
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Time for Namibia to stop barbaric culling of seals, see animals’ tourism potential

editor editor- June 18, 2010

The annual culling of thousands of Cape fur seal pups will start next month and animal rights groups are calling ... Read More

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Namibia improves air safety record

editor editor- August 29, 2009

Figures on aircraft accidents and incidents that were recorded in Namibia over the first six months of the year indicate ... Read More

Angola-Namibia tourism cooperation agreement signed
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Angola-Namibia tourism cooperation agreement signed

editor editor- July 24, 2009

The Namibian and Angolan governments have signed an agreement on jointly developing and promoting tourism activities between the two countries, ... Read More

Namibia: UN agencies appeal for $3 million for victims of torrential floods
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Namibia: UN agencies appeal for $3 million for victims of torrential floods

editor editor- March 31, 2009

More than $2,700 000 dollars is urgently needed to support the government of Namibia in responding to the plight of ... Read More

Namibia projects tourism industry performance for 2009
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Namibia projects tourism industry performance for 2009

editor editor- March 3, 2009

At the request of the Ministry of Trade and Industry, Feneta gave the Namibia tourism industry an overview of sector ... Read More

Tourists fall victim to credit card fraud
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Tourists fall victim to credit card fraud

editor editor- February 11, 2009

A Portuguese couple say they lost about 8 000 euros (N$96 000) to credit card fraud after visiting Namibia last ... Read More

Tourism newcomers make their case at IIPT conference
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Tourism newcomers make their case at IIPT conference

editor editor- October 23, 2008

Leeuwarden, The Netherlands (eTN) – At the ongoing International Institute for Peace through Tourism European Conference, currently being held at ... Read More