ICCO President Maxim Behar: Alain St. Ange is the perfect candidate for Secretary General of UNWTO

African AU board

Alain St.Ange is the perfect candidate for Secretary General of the United Nations World Tourism Organisation, President of ICCO Maxim Behar says. ICCO is the largest Public Relations community on the world having 48 countries from all continents with more than 3000 firms. “I know Alain St.Ange as perfect professional who understands every single small detail in the tourism business, […]

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Africa: Gov. Ayade, Air Peace MD Onyema and Ekezie of Wakanow win Man of the Year Awards

Cross River government, ayade NIMET

Gov. Ayade, Air Peace MD Onyema and Ekezie of Wakanow win Man of the Year Awards Governor Ben Ayade of Cross River State has won the Atqnews Tourism Man of the Year award for 2016, this is as the CEO of Air Peace, Mr. Allen Onyema also emerged the Aviation Man of the year while Mr. Obinna Ekezie, Managing Director […]

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African Hotel: Bays Lodge & Apartments debuts in Accra with top notch facilities.

Bays Lodge & Apartments debuts in Accra with top notch facilities. By Friday Nwosu Ghanaian hospitality and tourism industry continues to grow with new entrant, Bays Lodge & Apartments debuting with state-of-the-art facilities. This unique property owned and run by KAYA Tours is duly registered and licensed to operate under the corporate laws of Ghana. It is virtually nestled in […]

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Tourism: Unabridged Birth certificate issues sent 13 000 tourists back from SA

More than 13 000 tourists have been barred from coming to South Africa because of the controversial regulation about having to travel with unabridged birth certificates for minors. And 800 other passengers who flew into the country earlier this month missed their connecting flights because of lengthy delays at the immigration desks at OR Tambo International Airport in Johannesburg while […]

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Africa: Tourism Business Council of South Africa Appoints New Boss

The Tourism Business Council of South Africa (TBCSA) has elected former South African Reserve Bank Governor, Tito Mboweni, as the Chairman of its Board of Directors. Mboweni will take over the reins from Mavuso Msimang who served two terms on the position. TBCSA is a member-based organisation, made up of trade associations as well as leading corporations in the travel […]

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African: Guide to New Uganda online Visa

The Government of Uganda has introduced the online visa application system with effect from 01 July 2016. All persons intending to come to Uganda for holiday, tourism, business, study, visit, medical are required to apply and obtain a visa online. Applications should be filled at the following link: https://visas.immigration.go.ug/. The decision taken on the application will be sent electronically through […]

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