Tag: Tanzania tourism

East Africa hotels too expensive for mandatory tourist COVID-19 quarantine
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East Africa hotels too expensive for mandatory tourist COVID-19 quarantine

Apolinari Tairo - eTN Tanzania Apolinari Tairo - eTN Tanzania- March 27, 2020

Tourist hotels in East Africa are too expensive for tourists and business travelers who are required by regional states to ... Read More

Kenya and Tanzania report sharp drop in hotel occupancy
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Kenya and Tanzania report sharp drop in hotel occupancy

Apolinari Tairo - eTN Tanzania Apolinari Tairo - eTN Tanzania- March 20, 2020

Kenya and Tanzania are registering a sharp drop in toruist hotel occupancy after suspension of Kenya Airways' flights to key ... Read More

Tanzania tour operators, government devise unified response to COVID-19 outbreak
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Tanzania tour operators, government devise unified response to COVID-19 outbreak

Adam Ihucha - eTN Tanzania Adam Ihucha - eTN Tanzania- March 18, 2020

Key players in Tanzania’s tourism industry have come together for a unified response to the deadly coronavirus outbreak. This comes ... Read More

African Tourism Board supports diversification of tourist products in Africa
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African Tourism Board supports diversification of tourist products in Africa

Apolinari Tairo - eTN Tanzania Apolinari Tairo - eTN Tanzania- February 15, 2020

The African Tourism Board (ATB) is looking to cooperate with African countries to develop beach tourism, marine tourist resources and ... Read More

African Tourism Board Chairman addresses tourism gathering in Tanzania
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African Tourism Board Chairman addresses tourism gathering in Tanzania

Apolinari Tairo - eTN Tanzania Apolinari Tairo - eTN Tanzania- February 8, 2020

Looking at Africa as a single tourist destination, African Tourism Board (ATB) Chairman Cuthbert Ncube said concerted efforts 'seriously needed' ... Read More

Zanzibar aims to attract more tourists with new hotels
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Zanzibar aims to attract more tourists with new hotels

Apolinari Tairo - eTN Tanzania Apolinari Tairo - eTN Tanzania- January 24, 2020

Aiming to become a leading tourist destination on the Eastern Coast of the Indian Ocean, Zanzibar is now working to ... Read More

World unites to fight against cable car on Mount Kilimanjaro
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World unites to fight against cable car on Mount Kilimanjaro

Adam Ihucha - eTN Tanzania Adam Ihucha - eTN Tanzania- June 11, 2019

Thousands of people across the globe have come together protesting against the potential building of a controversial cable car on ... Read More

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

mm Chief Assignment Editor- May 3, 2019

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

Cable Car to be introduced on Mount Kilimanjaro, amid protest
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Cable Car to be introduced on Mount Kilimanjaro, amid protest

Adam Ihucha - eTN Tanzania Adam Ihucha - eTN Tanzania- April 4, 2019

A cable car is to be rolled out on Mount Kilimanjaro by a foreign company to improve access and boost ... Read More

Tanzania targets Chinese tourist market
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Tanzania targets Chinese tourist market

Apolinari Tairo - eTN Tanzania Apolinari Tairo - eTN Tanzania- January 4, 2019

Tanzania is now targeting China as a new and an upcoming lucrative tourist market source in South East Asia after ... Read More

Tanzania establishes new tourism and diplomatic unit
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Tanzania establishes new tourism and diplomatic unit

editor editor- June 24, 2013

TANZANIA (eTN) - To ensure security and diplomatic support to foreign visitors and tourists visiting Tanzania, the Tanzania Police Force ... Read More

Road to Tanzanian border at Lunga Lunga cut by flood water damage
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Road to Tanzanian border at Lunga Lunga cut by flood water damage

editor editor- May 11, 2013

Reports have emerged from the Kenyan coast that a key road link between Mombasa and the Tanzanian border at Lunga ... Read More

Tanzania appoints three Goodwill Tourism Ambassadors in the United States
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Tanzania appoints three Goodwill Tourism Ambassadors in the United States

editor editor- May 11, 2013

TANZANIA (eTN) - In an effort to promote Tanzania as an African tourist destination in the United States, the Tanzanian ... Read More

Tanzania tourism set for parliamentary debate this week
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Tanzania tourism set for parliamentary debate this week

editor editor- May 1, 2013

The Tanzania’s tourism is set for parliamentary debate mid-this week, at the time this growing African destination is facing challenges ... Read More

China eyes Tanzania’s tourism
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China eyes Tanzania’s tourism

editor editor- April 6, 2013

TANZANIA (eTN) - During the recent visit to Tanzania by the Chinese President Xi Jinping, China has expressed its keen ... Read More

Africa set for milestone tourism events this year
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Africa set for milestone tourism events this year

editor editor- January 4, 2013

TANZANIA (eTN) - Come the year 2013, African tourism is set to observe milestone events that will take place in ... Read More

MV Liemba’s fate in balance as Tanzania fails to respond to rescue offer
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MV Liemba’s fate in balance as Tanzania fails to respond to rescue offer

editor editor- December 7, 2012

(eTN) - Tourism stakeholders, keen to promote Lake Tanganyika as an additional natural resource area beyond the traditional national parks ... Read More

Lack of board appointments for East Africa tourism parastatals cause of more dissent
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Lack of board appointments for East Africa tourism parastatals cause of more dissent

editor editor- December 4, 2012

(eTN) - The absence of substantive boards of directors at the newly-created East Africa tourism parastatals is said to be ... Read More

Tourism marketing strategy targets key European tourist sources
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Tourism marketing strategy targets key European tourist sources

editor editor- November 21, 2012

TANZANIA (eTN) - Tanzania’s just-released International Tourism Marketing Strategy has targeted four European travel markets during the forthcoming five years, ... Read More

Tanzania launches international tourism marketing strategy
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Tanzania launches international tourism marketing strategy

editor editor- November 17, 2012

TANZANIA (eTN) - In a milestone history of tourism promotion partnerships, the Tanzania Tourist Board has launched an international tourism ... Read More

Tanzania eyes Egyptian tourists through media familiarization tour
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Tanzania eyes Egyptian tourists through media familiarization tour

editor editor- November 14, 2012

TANZANIA (eTN) - Looking to attract tourists from the Arabic and the Mediterranean markets, Tanzania has invited journalists from leading ... Read More

Invest in Tanzania tourism at your own risk
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Invest in Tanzania tourism at your own risk

editor editor- November 14, 2012

(eTN) - Citing the ongoing saga over the Lupita Lodge’s owners, who according to the latest information are now also ... Read More

Tourist parks target local communities in Tanzania through tourism gains
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Tourist parks target local communities in Tanzania through tourism gains

editor editor- October 10, 2012

TANZANIA (eTN) - Through tourist benefit-sharing initiatives, Tanzania wildlife parks management is looking at social benefits to the local communities ... Read More

Tanzania tourism set for parliamentary discussion this weekend
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Tanzania tourism set for parliamentary discussion this weekend

editor editor- August 9, 2012

TANZANIA (eTN) - The Tanzanian parliament is set to discuss the annual budget for the Ministry of Tourism this week, ... Read More

Tanzania set to clear all buildings inside the 60-meter shoreline limit
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Tanzania set to clear all buildings inside the 60-meter shoreline limit

editor editor- August 1, 2012

(eTN) - Information has come to light that the Tanzanian government seems set to implement a ban on coastline construction ... Read More

Killers of Dutch tourist arrested in Tanzania
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Killers of Dutch tourist arrested in Tanzania

editor editor- June 29, 2012

TANZANIA (eTN) – A few days after a grisly attack and killing of a Dutch tourist outside Tanzania’s famous Serengeti ... Read More

Tanzania ministerial statement seeks to reassure tourism industry
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Tanzania ministerial statement seeks to reassure tourism industry

editor editor- June 1, 2012

(eTN) - Tanzania’s recently-appointed Minister for Natural Resources and Tourism, Khamis Kagesheki, yesterday issued his media statement to the situation ... Read More

Snow adorns the crown of Kilimanjaro
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Snow adorns the crown of Kilimanjaro

editor editor- May 25, 2012

TANZANIA (eTN ) - Constituting the highest mountain in Africa, Mount Kilimanjaro is slowly building up its snow cover, allaying ... Read More

New Tourism Minister pledges to cleanse Tanzania’s tarnished image
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New Tourism Minister pledges to cleanse Tanzania’s tarnished image

editor editor- May 14, 2012

(eTN) - Disgraced former Minister for Natural Resources and Tourism Ezekiel Maige had to return one last time to the ... Read More

New rules for Tanzania tour guides aimed to improve quality
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New rules for Tanzania tour guides aimed to improve quality

editor editor- April 23, 2012

(eTN) - Under a recently launched new set of regulations, it will become mandatory for tour guides in Tanzania to ... Read More

Mwanza tourism stakeholders demand better infrastructure
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Mwanza tourism stakeholders demand better infrastructure

editor editor- April 4, 2012

(eTN) - According to a regular source from Arusha, tourism stakeholders met over the last weekend in Mwanza, Tanzania’s lakeside ... Read More

Tanzania’s foreign missions set for aggressive tourism promotion
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Tanzania’s foreign missions set for aggressive tourism promotion

editor editor- February 23, 2012

TANZANIA (eTN) - Through its newly-introduced economic diplomacy policy, Tanzania foreign missions in tourist market sources of Africa, Europe, America, ... Read More

Fabulous Kilimanjaro Marathon kicks off with a decade history
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Fabulous Kilimanjaro Marathon kicks off with a decade history

editor editor- February 13, 2012

Come Sunday, February 26, just two weeks from now, thousands of runners and spectators from sporting, travel, and tourism backgrounds ... Read More

Tanzania Ambassador to the US organizes a leisure safari
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Tanzania Ambassador to the US organizes a leisure safari

editor editor- January 25, 2012

TANZANIA (eTN) - In a move to encourage more American tourists and investors, Tanzania's Ambassador to the United States, Mwanaidi ... Read More

VAT refunds for tourists due to commence January 2012
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VAT refunds for tourists due to commence January 2012

editor editor- December 30, 2011

(eTN) - A regular source from Dar es Salaam has provisionally confirmed that the long-awaited VAT (Value Added Tax) refunds ... Read More

Tanzania marks 50 years of wildlife conservation and tourism development
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Tanzania marks 50 years of wildlife conservation and tourism development

editor editor- December 9, 2011

TANZANIA (eTN) - From a single national park in 1961, Tanzania is marking 50 years of independence, with well-established and ... Read More