Tag: Sudan

European Union sends millions to Uganda and South Sudan to fight Ebola while tourism remains safe
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European Union sends millions to Uganda and South Sudan to fight Ebola while tourism remains safe

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- June 13, 2019

Kenya, Uganda, South Sudan, and the Democratic Republic are on high alert and are dealing with a developing crisis. Uganda ... 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

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

Two federal wrongful death lawsuits filed against Boeing
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Two federal wrongful death lawsuits filed against Boeing

mm Chief Assignment Editor- May 4, 2019

Two federal wrongful death lawsuits were filed on May 2 in Chicago, IL by the law firm Kreindler & Kreindler ... Read More

African Tourism Board Safety and Travel Security Expert Statement on TOPP
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African Tourism Board Safety and Travel Security Expert Statement on TOPP

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- April 24, 2019

African Tourism Board Safety and Security expert Dr. Peter Tarlow reminded all ATB members, security incidents around the world once ... Read More

Sudan Tourism Industry: ATB President St. Ange wants Africa to stand by Sudan
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Sudan Tourism Industry: ATB President St. Ange wants Africa to stand by Sudan

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- April 23, 2019

People in Sudan are tasting freedom for the first time. It will be impossible to go back and tourism is ... Read More

Air Partner appoints Ed Warner as non-executive Chair
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Air Partner appoints Ed Warner as non-executive Chair

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- April 1, 2019

Ed Warner has been appointed as Non-Executive Chair of the Air Partners as of April 1, 2019. Ed will also chair ... 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

List of Nationals died in Ethiopian Airlines Airbus 737-800 crash
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List of Nationals died in Ethiopian Airlines Airbus 737-800 crash

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- March 10, 2019

Ethiopian Airlines flight 302 crashed this morning six minutes after takeoff in Addis Ababa on route to Nairobi. 157 people died, ... Read More

Uganda officials bust major ivory and pangolin scales smuggling racket
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Uganda officials bust major ivory and pangolin scales smuggling racket

mm Chief Assignment Editor- February 1, 2019

Uganda Revenue Authority (URA) has started reaping the results from the introduction of Non-intrusive Cargo Inspection (NII) scanning technology that ... 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

Zimbabwe: A genocide in progress? Should Tourists Leave?
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Zimbabwe: A genocide in progress? Should Tourists Leave?

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- August 2, 2018

Foreign tourist should leave Zimbabwe. After a violent crackdown Tuesday night, a scary calm is returning to portions of Zimbabwe ... Read More

Drink camel milk instead of alcohol says Sudan Tourism Minister
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Drink camel milk instead of alcohol says Sudan Tourism Minister

editor editor- March 26, 2013

(eTN) - Khartoum Sudan’s Tourism Minister Mohamed Abdul-Karim Al Had last week declared the country off limits for tourists expecting ... Read More

Chinese build highway link between Sudan and Ethiopia
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Chinese build highway link between Sudan and Ethiopia

editor editor- January 19, 2013

UGANDA (eTN) - A Chinese-built and financed highway link between Ethiopia and the Sudan was declared open and operational during ... Read More

F50 crash in Aweil, South Sudan
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F50 crash in Aweil, South Sudan

editor editor- November 18, 2012

(eTN) - A Kenya-registered Fokker 50, used for flights inside Sudan by the International Organization for Migration IOM, crashed yesterday ... Read More

Sudan and South Sudan on the road of cooperation and peace
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Sudan and South Sudan on the road of cooperation and peace

editor editor- September 29, 2012

WASHINGTON, D.C. - The following is being released by the Embassy of the Republic of the Sudan: Read More

International Council of Tourism Partners welcomes Sudan
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International Council of Tourism Partners welcomes Sudan

editor editor- August 21, 2012

HALEIWA, Hawaii, USA; BRUSSELS, Belgium; VICTORIA, Seychelles – The International Council of Tourism Partners (ICTP) announced that the Ministry of ... Read More

Sudan airline crash kills 31
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Sudan airline crash kills 31

editor editor- August 19, 2012

(eTN) - A delegation of high-ranking government, military, and administrative officials died when their aircraft crashed earlier today with as ... Read More

Emirates goes daily to Khartoum
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Emirates goes daily to Khartoum

editor editor- November 22, 2011

DUBAI, UAE – Emirates has increased its commitment to Sudan with the introduction of one additional flight per week, providing ... Read More

Khartoum’s regime threatens renewed war
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Khartoum’s regime threatens renewed war

editor editor- April 30, 2011

(eTN) - Stung by an internal revolt last week leading to the sacking of his national security advisor, Khartoum’s regime ... Read More

Sudan tourism and wildlife contracts on shaky ground
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Sudan tourism and wildlife contracts on shaky ground

editor editor- March 16, 2011

(eTN) - When the peace agreement was signed in January 2005 between the Sudan People's Liberation Movement and the regime ... Read More

Sudan and Egypt confirm cooperation in the tourism projects field
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Sudan and Egypt confirm cooperation in the tourism projects field

editor editor- December 23, 2010

The Undersecretary of the Sudanese Ministry of Tourism, Ali Mahgoub, confirmed the governments of Egypt and Sudan support to their ... Read More

Railroad from Juba gets the green light
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Railroad from Juba gets the green light

editor editor- September 24, 2010

(eTN) - Information was received overnight from Berlin, Germany, that a conference between the New Sudan Foundation, ThyssenKrupp GfT Gleistechnik, ... Read More

Egypt Air to start flights between Alexandria and Khartoum
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Egypt Air to start flights between Alexandria and Khartoum

editor editor- September 6, 2010

(eTN) - Following hot on the heels of the introduction of a flight from Cairo via Khartoum to Southern Sudan’s ... Read More

2 Russian pilots kidnapped by armed bandits in Darfur
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2 Russian pilots kidnapped by armed bandits in Darfur

editor editor- August 31, 2010

KHARTOUM - Two Russian pilots have been abducted Sunday by unknown gunmen in the capital of South Darfur state, the ... Read More

Sudan: Violence and hope present in equal measure
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Sudan: Violence and hope present in equal measure

editor editor- August 31, 2010

Sudan, for so long the focus of the world's humanitarian attention, is back in the news. Read More

Travelers leaving Sudan face more restrictions
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Travelers leaving Sudan face more restrictions

editor editor- August 23, 2010

(eTN) - Travelers leaving from the Sudan are facing yet more restrictions on the amount of foreign currency they can ... Read More

Southern Sudan unveils plan for animal shaped cities
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Southern Sudan unveils plan for animal shaped cities

editor editor- August 19, 2010

JUBA, Sudan – A city shaped like a giraffe? A rhino-shaped town? Even one that looks from above like a ... Read More

More good news for tourists in Juba
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More good news for tourists in Juba

editor editor- February 5, 2010

Work in progress has been described as impressive last week, when a site inspection showed substantial advances on this key ... Read More

Khartoum regime tells southern Sudan, we will let you go if you really want to
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Khartoum regime tells southern Sudan, we will let you go if you really want to

editor editor- January 28, 2010

The leader of the Khartoum regime, incidentally wanted by the ICC for alleged war crimes, attended a celebratory function last ... Read More

Two Sudanese jailed over tourist kidnapping
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Two Sudanese jailed over tourist kidnapping

editor editor- January 7, 2010

KHARTOUM - Two Sudanese men who kidnapped a group of tourists in Egypt's southern desert have each been jailed for ... Read More

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