Tag: Zimbabwe

Airbus selects 51 teams for Fly Your Ideas global competition

Airbus selects 51 teams for Fly Your Ideas global competition

mm Chief Assignment Editor- December 17, 2018 15:26 0

Airbus has shortlisted 51 international student teams to go into round two of its sixth Fly Your Ideas global challenge. Students were invited to innovate ... Read More

Newest member of global sustainable tourism association Bee + Hive

Newest member of global sustainable tourism association Bee + Hive

editor editor- December 6, 2018 13:49 0

Pousada Trijuncão is the newest member of Global Sustainable Tourism Association, Bee + Hive. Read More

Johannesburg remains Africa’s most popular destination city

Johannesburg remains Africa’s most popular destination city

mm Chief Assignment Editor- December 4, 2018 16:20 0

Johannesburg has emerged as the most popular destination city in Africa for the fifth consecutive year, according to the annual Mastercard Global Destination Cities Index. ... Read More

African Tourism Partners steps up Africa Travel & Tourism Master Classes

African Tourism Partners steps up Africa Travel & Tourism Master Classes

editor editor- December 4, 2018 12:59 0

Africa Tourism Partners (ATP) will host its Africa Travel and Tourism Marketing Master Class and Business/MICE Travel Connection in Johannesburg Read More

The most popular destination cities in Africa  emerged

The most popular destination cities in Africa emerged

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- December 4, 2018 00:50 0

Johannesburg has emerged as the most popular destination city in Africa for the fifth consecutive year, according to the annual Mastercard Global Destination Cities Index. ... Read More

Zimbabwe: A genocide in progress? Should Tourists Leave?

Zimbabwe: A genocide in progress? Should Tourists Leave?

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- August 2, 2018 07:58 3

Foreign tourist should leave Zimbabwe. After a violent crackdown Tuesday night, a scary calm is returning to portions of Zimbabwe This may not be a ... Read More

RwandAir launches Kigali-Harare service

RwandAir launches Kigali-Harare service

Nell Alcantara Nell Alcantara- April 5, 2017 13:06 0

Rwandan national airline, RwandAir, launched four times weekly service between Rwanda's capital city of Kigali and Zimbabwe's capital Harare. The airline will fly between Kigali ... Read More

Tea for Two – Time to Mend Fences over a Cuppa

Tea for Two – Time to Mend Fences over a Cuppa

Nell Alcantara Nell Alcantara- April 4, 2017 21:47 1

Zimbabwe's president Robert Mugabe having tea with His Majesty Queen Elizabeth II?  His Excellency Walter Mzembi, minister of tourism for Zimbabwe recently gave an interview ... Read More

eTN releases audio recording of Pres. Mugabe speech at UNWTO general assembly closing ceremony

eTN releases audio recording of Pres. Mugabe speech at UNWTO general assembly closing ceremony

Nell Alcantara Nell Alcantara- October 3, 2013 01:37 0

As part of the upcoming launch of eTN 2.0, to be held in Las Vegas at this year's edition of Routes Global Summit, Zimbabwean President ... Read More

Only in Zambia: Bungee-twirl

Only in Zambia: Bungee-twirl

Nell Alcantara Nell Alcantara- September 9, 2013 22:09 5

On the sidelines of the historic and recently held 20th edition of the United Nations World Tourism Organization’s General Assembly, the Zambia Tourism Board had ... Read More

Zimbabwe claims “bid to sabotage UNWTO flops”

Zimbabwe claims “bid to sabotage UNWTO flops”

Nell Alcantara Nell Alcantara- August 29, 2013 18:43 0

President [Robert] Mugabe yesterday took a swipe at the British and Americans for attempting to sabotage the 20th Session of the United Nations World Tourism ... Read More

Taleb Rifai re-elected as UNWTO Secretary General

Taleb Rifai re-elected as UNWTO Secretary General

Nell Alcantara Nell Alcantara- August 28, 2013 18:37 1

LIVINGSTONE, Zambia (eTN) - Taleb Rifai was the lone candidate for the position of the United Nations World Tourism Organization (UNWTO) Secretary General, and by ... Read More

UNWTO’s Twentieth General Assembly “unlike” any other in history

UNWTO’s Twentieth General Assembly “unlike” any other in history

Nell Alcantara Nell Alcantara- August 28, 2013 17:15 0

LIVINGSTONE, Zambia (eTN) - This is the best-attended General Assembly in the history of the United Nations World Tourism Organizations (UNWTO), said Taleb Rifai when ... Read More

UNWTO opening speech by President Robert Mugabe, Zimbabwe

UNWTO opening speech by President Robert Mugabe, Zimbabwe

editor editor- August 26, 2013 04:20 0

VICTORIA FALLS, Zimbabwe (eTN) - The United Nations World Tourism Organization (UNWTO) General Assembly was declared open Sunday night by President R.G. Mugabe of Zimbabwe. Read More

Zimbabwe: Tourism revenue up 13 percent

Zimbabwe: Tourism revenue up 13 percent

editor editor- June 14, 2013 08:38 0

HARARE, Zimbabwe - Tourism sector revenue increased 13 percent to US$749 million last year, spurred by higher spending by tourists visiting resorts, Zimbabwean news agency ... Read More

Zimbabwe Minister of Tourism wants visas scrutinized

Zimbabwe Minister of Tourism wants visas scrutinized

editor editor- May 14, 2013 00:31 0

Zimbabwe Minister of Tourism Walter Mzembi has announced that he wants Zimbabwe to rethink its visa regime so that the country can earn from tourism. Read More

Zimbabwe and Zambia to co-host World Tourism Organization General Assembly

Zimbabwe and Zambia to co-host World Tourism Organization General Assembly

editor editor- May 3, 2013 22:53 0

It has been confirmed by the UNWTO that Zimbabwe and Zambia will co-host the 20th session of the General Assembly of the UN World Tourism ... Read More

ICTP welcomes Zimbabwe member Msuna Safaris and Travel

ICTP welcomes Zimbabwe member Msuna Safaris and Travel

editor editor- March 23, 2013 01:02 0

HAWAII, USA; BRUSSELS, Belgium; VICTORIA, Seychelles; BALI, Indonesia – The International Coalition of Tourism Partners announced that Msuna Safaris and Travel of Zimbabwe has become ... Read More

Kenya Airways to commence flights to Livingstone

Kenya Airways to commence flights to Livingstone

editor editor- March 7, 2013 00:50 0

(eTN) - News is coming out of Nairobi that Kenya Airways will launch flights to Livingstone, Zambia, in June, then routing on to Harare, Zimbabwe. Read More

China Sonangal denies smuggling diamonds from Zimbabwe

China Sonangal denies smuggling diamonds from Zimbabwe

editor editor- March 4, 2013 03:41 0

CHIADZWA, Mutare West, Zimbabwe - China Sonangal has refuted a report by 100Reporters, a website run by journalists, implicating the company in the smuggling of ... Read More

Germany considering boycott of tourism forum in Zimbabwe

Germany considering boycott of tourism forum in Zimbabwe

editor editor- January 10, 2013 06:25 0

HARARE, Zimbabwe - Germany may boycott world's largest UN tourism forum in Zimbabwe to protest illegal confiscations of German investments in the country's tourism and ... Read More

Zimbabwe hoping for influx of hunters and tourists in 2013

Zimbabwe hoping for influx of hunters and tourists in 2013

editor editor- December 28, 2012 09:40 0

HARARE, Zimbabwe - Zimbabwe's tourist operators have said the year 2012 has seen an influx in the number of hunters and tourists into the country, ... Read More

Zambia and Zimbabwe counting the days to UNWTO

Zambia and Zimbabwe counting the days to UNWTO

editor editor- November 21, 2012 07:57 0

(eTN) - Every day on Zambezi FM Radio in Livingstone, Zambia, the announcer tells us how many days there are before the UNWTO Assembly to ... Read More

Zimbabwe tourism up 17 percent

Zimbabwe tourism up 17 percent

editor editor- November 13, 2012 10:07 0

The number of tourists who visited Zimbabwe during the first six months of the year went up by 17 percent from 637,389 last year to ... Read More

5th World Travel and Tourism Africa Fair opens in Harare

5th World Travel and Tourism Africa Fair opens in Harare

editor editor- October 20, 2012 06:59 0

HARARE, Zimbabwe – During a ceremony held on Thursday, the 5th World Travel and Tourism Africa Fair (Sanganai/Hlanganani) officially opened in Harare, Zimbabwe, with the ... Read More

ATA President Forum on Tourism in New York a joint effort

ATA President Forum on Tourism in New York a joint effort

editor editor- September 28, 2012 05:00 0

NEW YORK, New York - Today, the Africa Travel Association (ATA) announced that Zambia and Zimbabwe will co-sponsor the seventh annual ATA Presidential Forum on ... Read More

Swiss tourist arrested in Zimbabwe for “insulting” Mugabe

Swiss tourist arrested in Zimbabwe for “insulting” Mugabe

editor editor- September 18, 2012 09:38 0

(eTN) - According to a report in Zim Daily, a Swiss tourist was arrested at the border for insulting the President. The Swiss man and ... Read More

Zimbabwe expects revenue boost from EU and US visitors

Zimbabwe expects revenue boost from EU and US visitors

editor editor- July 27, 2012 05:47 0

Tourist arrivals are expected to have increased marginally during the first half of this year after international awareness on brand Zimbabwe, which struggled under the ... Read More

Zimbabwe tourist arrivals up 18 percent

Zimbabwe tourist arrivals up 18 percent

editor editor- July 18, 2012 08:28 0

Tourist arrivals in Zimbabwe surged 18% in the first quarter of this year to 346 299, helped by the stabilising economic and political environment, as ... Read More

Proposed lodge in Mana Pools given approval by Zimbabwe government

Proposed lodge in Mana Pools given approval by Zimbabwe government

editor editor- July 13, 2012 07:43 0

(eTN) - The Zambezi Society is disappointed to report that construction has begun on one of the controversial new 48-bed “lodge” developments along the Zambezi ... Read More

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