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Category: African Tourism Board News

IGLTA and LGBTMPA add Equality to the World Tourism Network (WTN)

Juergen T Steinmetz- May 9, 2021 0

The World Tourism Network (WTN) is a network for all members of the travel and tourism industry. WTN now partners with LGBTMPA and IGLTA to ... Read More

TATO engages National Assembly Speaker

Adam Ihucha- May 9, 2021 0

TATO engages National Assembly Speaker to support tourism industry recovery, resilience struggles. - eTurboNews | Trends | Travel News Online Read More

African Tourism Board Chair sees Rebranding of Tourism by Education as the future in Tourism

Juergen T Steinmetz- May 8, 2021 0

The Revealed University in Rwanda held a two day virtual meeting entitled "Transformative education with short course programs post COVID 19 Solutions to Unemployment in ... Read More

African Tourism Board expands the ASEAN-African Tourism Alliance

eturbonews- May 7, 2021 0

ATB President Alain St.Ange from the Seychelles is leading the consolidation of cooperation between Africa and the ASEAN bloc through FORSEAA. - eTurboNews | Trends ... Read More

African Tourism Board President St.Ange wishes Tanzania and Kenya Presidents fruitful discussions

eturbonews- May 6, 2021 0

Alain St.Ange, the President of the African Tourism Board (ATB), has congratulated the Kenya and Tanzania Presidents for the meeting saying African Tourism is stronger ... Read More

Kenyas Tourism Secretary Najib Balala wants African Pharmaceutical Companies to produce patent free COVID vaccine

Juergen T Steinmetz- May 5, 2021 0

Kenya Tourism Secretary Najib Balala, was one of the first African leaders supporting the Health Without Border initiative by WTN. He is now the first ... Read More

Relaxing the vaccine patent: World Tourism Network supports the US move

Juergen T Steinmetz- May 5, 2021 0

Producing and distributing the COVID-19 vaccine in all countries is essential to keep everyone in this interconnected world safe. The Travel and Tourism Industry knows ... Read More

Ebola outbreak over in the Democratic Republic of the Congo

eturbonews- May 3, 2021 0

Ebola outbreak in North Kivu Province, Democratic Republic of the Congo ends - eTurboNews | Trends | Travel News Online Read More

Health Without Borders launched by World Tourism Network

Juergen T Steinmetz- May 2, 2021 0

The rebuilding travel discussion by the World Tourism Network (WTB) started in March 2020 and is taking its activities to a new level today in ... Read More

East African Community suffers massive tourism and job loss

Apolinari Tairo - eTN Tanzania- May 1, 2021 0

A new study on the impact of COVID-19 in the tourism and hospitality sector indicates a massive loss of jobs in East Africa since the ... Read More

African Tourism Board President Labour Day Message

Juergen T Steinmetz- April 30, 2021 0

The world is not created equal. This is seen in Africa more in most parts of the world. The African Tourism Board President Alain St. ... Read More

South African Mango Airlines suspends all flights

eturbonews- April 28, 2021 0

South Africa's Mango Airlines grounded after missing payments to the country’s airports regulator - eTurboNews | Trends | Travel News Online Read More

Tanzania President stands for tourism and travel industry

Apolinari Tairo - eTN Tanzania- April 27, 2021 0

Tanzania President Samia Suluhu Hassan is taking serious steps to re-shape tourism through aggressive and competitive marketing strategies with establishment of new tourist products. - ... Read More

Qatar Airways to launch three weekly flights to Abidjan, Côte d’Ivoire

eturbonews- April 26, 2021 0

Qatar Airways remains committed to African market, expanding its network across continent and offering seamless connectivity to largest network of destinations - eTurboNews | Trends ... Read More

Seychelles changed travel restrictions for India, Pakistan and Bangladesh

Juergen T Steinmetz- April 21, 2021 0

The Seychelles Public Health Authority announces new travel measures - eTurboNews | Trends | Travel News Online Read More

Cape Town residents evacuated as massive Table Mountain fire rages on

eturbonews- April 19, 2021 0

Cape Town disaster risk management center issued a statement, telling the city residents to be on alert - eTurboNews | Trends | Travel News Online Read More

Belgium comes to the rescue in Guinea

Juergen T Steinmetz- April 18, 2021 0

Like the rest of the world, Guinea has been affected by the pandemic. However, the health situation is further complicated by a measles epidemic, an ... Read More

Consider Leaving Chad Now

Juergen T Steinmetz- April 17, 2021 0

Chad could become one of the most beautiful countries in Africa to visit, with cultural attractions no one else in the world has. However security ... Read More

Kenyan travel agents struggle with impact of lockdown on travel industry

eturbonews- April 14, 2021 0

The pandemic has decimated the travel industry in Kenya with insurmountable severity - eTurboNews | Trends | Travel News Online Read More

Indian Ocean Tourism includes Indonesia and Africa: A Seychelles leader knows

Juergen T Steinmetz- April 5, 2021 0

Positioning an Indonesian Island group in Indonesia for tourism includes Africa. Indonesia loves the experience of private tourism consultant Alain St. Ange. St. Ange was ... Read More

Tourism after COVID: A bitter-sweet reality revealed by WTN co-chair Dr. Taleb Rifai

Juergen T Steinmetz- April 2, 2021 0

Tourism business will not just go back to normal. Dr. Taleb Rifai, former UNWTO Secretary - General has a strong vision on how he sees ... Read More

IATA wants Governments to get rid of expensive PCR Covid tests

Juergen T Steinmetz- March 29, 2021 0

The International Air Transport Association (IATA) urged governments to accept best-in-class rapid antigen tests in fulfillment of COVID -19 testing requirements following the publication of ... Read More

African Tourism Board Executives pledge their support to the new Tanzania President HE Samia Suluhu Hassan

Juergen T Steinmetz- March 27, 2021 0

Tanzania has a new president, HE Samia Suluhu Hassan. The travel and tourism industry has high hopes since the president is from the Island of ... Read More

Tourism will Not Bounce Back- UNWTO, WHO, the EU failed, but…

Juergen T Steinmetz- March 26, 2021 0

We need to rebuild a new multilateral system from the bottom up, brick by brick. We need to build a system that does not depend ... Read More

Kenya from Safe Travels to stop travel

eturbonews- March 26, 2021 0

Kenya was one of the first countries that was recognized for both the Safe Travels Stamp from the World Travel and Tourism Council (WTTC) and ... Read More

African Tourism Board Chairman visit to San Pedro, Ivory Coast brings excitement and hope

Juergen T Steinmetz- March 25, 2021 0

The African Tourism Board (ATB) Mr. Cuthbert Ncube today was a tourist in Ivory Coast. He was warmly received in San Pedro, the prime spot ... Read More

Cote D’Ivoire and African Tourism Board share a Golden Vision

Juergen T Steinmetz- March 24, 2021 0

The African Tourism Board goal is to rebrand Tourism for a more united Africa and rewrite a new history for the African Continent through Tourism ... Read More

African Tourism Board applauds Burkina Faso, Liberia, Niger, Sierra Leone alarm raised in Tokyo

eturbonews- March 24, 2021 0

African nations step up pressure on Tokyo Government to close ivory market ahead of March 29 government meeting. - eTurboNews | Trends | Travel News ... Read More

African Tourism Board Chair in Abidjan, Ivory Coast

Juergen T Steinmetz- March 23, 2021 0

The Chairman of the African Tourism Board is currently in Abidjan, Ivory Coast to discuss the state of the travel and tourism industry in West ... Read More

President of African Tourism Board reacts to UN International Forest Day & World Water Day

Alain St.Ange- March 23, 2021 0

Alain St.Ange encourages all members and the tourism world to take opportunity of these periods of reflection given to undertake efforts to spread consciousness about ... Read More