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South Africa’s Tourism Minister to visit Ghana

South Africa’s Tourism Minister to visit Ghana

The South African Tourism Minister, Mmamoloko Kubayi-Ngubane, will in the coming week, embark on a working visit to Ghana ... Read More

African Travel Times reveals names of its 2019 Awards Nominees

African Travel Times reveals names of its 2019 Awards Nominees

African Travel Times, West Africa’s only monthly travel and tourism magazine and a member of the African Tourism Board ... Read More

African Sports Tourism Week Ghana 2019 gathers momentum

African Sports Tourism Week Ghana 2019 gathers momentum

Tourism is the crossing of borders for an experience. Sports Tourism is one such activity bringing so many to ... Read More

African Tourism Board: The Need for Greater Industry Synergy in West Africa

African Tourism Board: The Need for Greater Industry Synergy in West Africa

The 2019 IATA’s Regional Aviation Forum is being held at the Marriott Hotel in Accra, Ghana. On Tuesday Alain ... Read More

Iran – Ghana signs MOU on tourism and free trade zone cooperation

Iran – Ghana signs MOU on tourism and free trade zone cooperation

The deputy head of the Supreme Council of Iran's Free Trade, Industrial and Special Economic Zones for cultural, tourism ... Read More

Canadians rescued by SWAT and safe after abduction in Ghana

Canadians rescued by SWAT and safe after abduction in Ghana

National Security Operatives  in Ghana completed an operation which successfully rescued the two Canadian women recently abducted in the ... Read More

Ghana Remains Safe: African Tourism Board Rapid Response Team offers assistance

Ghana Remains Safe: African Tourism Board Rapid Response Team offers assistance

Ghana remains sage, security remains vigilant according to a statement issued by Kojo Oppong Nkrumah, the Minister of Information ... Read More

African Tourism Board President will speak at the IATA Regional Aviation Forum in Ghana

African Tourism Board President will speak at the IATA Regional Aviation Forum in Ghana

The African Tourism Board knows the importance of connectivity for the growing travel and tourism industry to the continent. ... Read More

ATTES: Changing the Face of Africa together with the African Tourism Board

ATTES: Changing the Face of Africa together with the African Tourism Board

The African Tourism Board is planning to partner with Africa’s Trade, Transport and Energy Summit  (ATTES) to make sure travel and ... Read More

Ghana Tourism makes money on selfies

Ghana Tourism makes money on selfies

Ghana Tourism is a big business and full of surprises. This is also true for  Mr Guru, Ghanaian,  a ... Read More

Emirates and Africa World Airlines ink interline agreement

Emirates and Africa World Airlines ink interline agreement

Emirates, the world’s largest international airline, and Africa World Airlines (AWA), the Ghanaian airline headquartered in Accra, have announced ... Read More

Nonstop between Washington Dulles and Acrra, Ghana grows on SAA

Nonstop between Washington Dulles and Acrra, Ghana grows on SAA

Starting today, South African Airways (SAA) has increased its frequency on nonstop flights between Washington, D.C.-Dulles International Airport and ... Read More

Ghana Tourism over Mining? Should Atewa Forest Reserve be a National Park?

Ghana Tourism over Mining? Should Atewa Forest Reserve be a National Park?

In Ghana, a Rocha Ghana and Concerned Citizens of Atewa Landscape (CCLA), both non-governmental organizations (NGOs), have urged the ... Read More

Ghana beefs up leisure tourism

According to the World Travel and Tourism Council (WTTC) leisure travel spending (inbound and domestic) generated 66.5% of direct ... Read More

Ghana welcomes back people of African origin this year

Ghana welcomes back people of African origin this year

Ghana President Nana Akufo-Addo has designated the year 2019. Read More

South African Airways boosts its US-Ghana service

South African Airways boosts its US-Ghana service

The flag carrier airline of South Africa, South African Airways (SAA), today announced that it will increase the frequency ... Read More

Ghanaian Tourism Ambassador: Sex is a tourism booster

Ghanaian Tourism Ambassador: Sex is a tourism booster

Ghanaian radio and TV presenter, Abeiku Aggrey Santana, who in 2016 was announced as a Tourism Ambassador for Ghana, ... Read More

African Tourism Partners steps up Africa Travel & Tourism Master Classes

African Tourism Partners steps up Africa Travel & Tourism Master Classes

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

Protea Hotels by Marriott to open its second hotel in Ghana

Protea Hotels by Marriott to open its second hotel in Ghana

Protea Hotels by Marriott, part of Marriott International, Inc., announced the signing of Protea Hotel by Marriott Accra, Kotoka ... Read More

Ghana Minister of Tourism joins African Tourism Board

Ghana Minister of Tourism joins African Tourism Board

The African Tourism Board has appointed the Hon. Catherine Ablema Afeku, Minister of Tourism Ghana, to the African Tourism ... Read More

Hahn Air Group: A20 new partners implemented

Hahn Air Group: A20 new partners implemented

Hahn Air has already integrated 20 new carriers into its global network of more than 350 air, rail and ... Read More

First Pullman Hotel announced for Ghana

First Pullman Hotel announced for Ghana

AccorHotels and Platinum Properties Limited Ltd., the Project Company of the Pullman Accra Airport City, have announced the signing ... Read More

First Pullman Hotel in Ghana

First Pullman Hotel in Ghana

AccorHotels, andPlatinum Properties Limited Ltd, the Project Company of the Pullman Accra Airport City, have announced the signing of a ... Read More

Hilton on track to more than double its footprint in Africa

Hilton on track to more than double its footprint in Africa

As it continues to grow its presence in Africa by introducing new brands and entering new countries, Hilton (NYSE:HLT) ... Read More

WTM Chief Carol Weaving introduces African Tourism Board to African Leadership Forum

WTM Chief Carol Weaving introduces African Tourism Board to African Leadership Forum

Carol Weaving, managing director of Reed Exhibition is the latest board member of the newly founded African Tourism Board ... Read More

First Africa Tourism Leadership Awards announces short-listed finalists

First Africa Tourism Leadership Awards announces short-listed finalists

Finalists in all 9 categories of the inaugural Africa Tourism Leadership Awards were announced by the Co-chairs of the ... Read More

Ghana Tourism Minister: Now a board member of the African Tourism Board

Ghana Tourism Minister: Now a board member of the African Tourism Board

The Hon. Catherine Ablema Afeku, Minister of Tourism for Ghana, recently joined the African Tourism Board (ATB) as a ... Read More

Africa Tourism Leadership Forum set to offer experiential learning in business and MICE tourism

Africa Tourism Leadership Forum set to offer experiential learning in business and MICE tourism

Meetings, Incentives, Conferences, Exhibitions and events (MICE) remain key pillars in development across Africa tourism. Read More

Prof. Marina Novelli, University of Brighton, to lead Product Development Masterclass at 1st Africa Tourism Leadership Forum

Prof. Marina Novelli, University of Brighton, to lead Product Development Masterclass at 1st Africa Tourism Leadership Forum

Prof. Marina Novelli, University of Brighton, has been chosen to lead the Sustainable Tourism Masterclass at Africa Tourism Leadership ... Read More

Influential tourism industry experts to speak at Africa Tourism Leadership Forum

Influential tourism industry experts to speak at Africa Tourism Leadership Forum

The upcoming Africa Tourism Leadership Forum is a dedicated Pan-African private-public tourism forum supported by the African Tourism Board. Read More

Ghana Minister for Aviation meets Alain St.Ange from Seychelles

Ghana Minister for Aviation meets Alain St.Ange from Seychelles

Hon Cecilia Abena Dapaah, the Minister for Aviation of the Republic of Ghana was the proud host of the ... Read More

Uganda Tourism and Seychelles Tourism Consultant discuss Brand Africa and cooperation

Uganda Tourism and Seychelles Tourism Consultant discuss Brand Africa and cooperation

Dr. Wasswa Tom Davis, Uganda Tourism Board member and a Manager at Uganda Civil Aviation Authority, and Alain St.Ange ... Read More

A380 to Accra, Ghana from Dubai on Emirates

A380 to Accra, Ghana from Dubai on Emirates

The one-off A380 flight EK787 from Dubai to Accra, will arrive at 11:35 hours and be on the ground for ... Read More

First-ever Africa Tourism Leadership Awards

First-ever Africa Tourism Leadership Awards

Africa Tourism Partners and its Africa Tourism Leadership Forum strategic partners announced the first-ever Africa Tourism Leadership Awards. Read More

Africa Tourism Leadership Forum: Why you should register now?

Africa Tourism Leadership Forum: Why you should register now?

The African Tourism Board announced today that The Ghana Tourism Authority (GTA) in collaboration with Africa Tourism Partners (ATP) ... Read More

Ghana Tourism Authority and Evolvin’ Women sign MOU following Women in Tourism Summit

Ghana Tourism Authority and Evolvin’ Women sign MOU following Women in Tourism Summit

The Ghana Tourism Authority (GTA) has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with Evolvin’ Women, a talent sourcing platform ... Read More