Africa: Kenya’s new Convention Bureau gets Support from Tourism players at the coast


Hoteliers and tour operators have supported the formation of a Kenya National Convention and Exhibition Bureau saying it will give the emerging segment personalised attention. They say the establishment of the bureau would boost the Meetings, Incentives, Conference and Exhibitions (MICE) sub-sector in the country. In recent years, Nairobi has been attracting international conferences including the Global Entrepreneurship Summit and […]

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Durban ICC rakes in money for South Africa Tourism

By: Sphelele Ngubane The Durban International Convention Centre, which generated a net profit of R32-million last year, has reaffirmed its status as the leading meetings and conference centre in Africa. According to the centre’s annual report released on Wednesday, the ICC’s gross revenue figure was R157-million. ICC chief executive Lindiwe Rakharebe said year-on-year growth was R5.3-million and there was a […]

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Aviation players to convene in Kigali

Aviation stakeholders will meet in Kigali, Rwanda from 07-09 May 2016 at the 5th Aviation Stakeholders Convention. The conference is being organised by the African Airlines Association (AFRAA) in partnership with RwandAir with the view to fostering dialogue, building sustainable networks in supply chain management, creating a competitive environment for aviation business in the continent. Convened under the patronage of […]

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