Tag: Gambia

World Travel Awards 2019: Complete list of winners for Africa & the Indian Ocean

Alain St.Ange Alain St.Ange- June 4, 2019 02:16

The World Travel Awards took place in Mauritius. Businesses from all over Africa were competing to be the best of the best. This is the 26th Wrld Tavel Awards organized ... Read More

Court ruling: LGBTQ people are not born that way

editor editor- May 30, 2019 05:30

U.S. Travel advisories against Kenya should be increased. This is the demand by leaders of the LGBT Community to the U.S. Department of State in response to Judge Roselyn Aburili ... Read More

Peacock Aviation taking legal action against Gambia carrier

Lucky Onoriode George - eTN Nigeria Lucky Onoriode George - eTN Nigeria- March 29, 2019 20:21

Nigerian Peacock Aviation company that worked as General Sales Agency (GSA) for the Gambian Mid Africa Aviation Company Ltd. that traded in Nigeria under the name Fly Mid Africa has ... Read More

2019 Quality of Living: Vienna is still the world’s best city

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- March 13, 2019 15:42

Trade tensions and populist undercurrents continue to dominate the global economic climate. Combined with the threat of stringent and inconsistent monetary policies looming over markets, international businesses are under more ... Read More

Ghanaian Tourism Ambassador: Sex is a tourism booster

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- December 27, 2018 00:30

Ghanaian radio and TV presenter, Abeiku Aggrey Santana, who in 2016 was announced as a Tourism Ambassador for Ghana, has stressed the need to encourage and promote sex as a ... Read More

Nigeria and Gambia to strengthen bilateral tourism agreement

editor editor- October 26, 2012 07:48

The Gambia and Nigeria are set to improve collaboration in tourism with a view to bolstering tourist arrivals in both countries. Read More

Qatari firm to develop “unique resort” in Gambia

editor editor- October 10, 2012 04:28

The government of The Gambia through the Ministry of Tourism and Culture recently signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with Katara Hospitality in Qatar, to develop a 'unique resort' in ... Read More

Turkey and Gambia sign tourism cooperation agreement

editor editor- September 26, 2012 07:04

The Gambian and Turkish governments represented by the Ministry of Tourism and Culture (MoTC) and the ambassador of Turkey to The Gambia respectively, Monday signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) Read More

Gambia Tourism Board issues manual on fighting child sex tourism

editor editor- October 8, 2011 04:05

The Gambia Tourism Board in its commitment to eradicate child sex tourism in Gambia constituted a task force committee for developing a training manual on child sex tourism. Read More

Gambia: Skimming the surface

editor editor- September 8, 2011 05:02

I arrived in Gambia not quite sure what to expect. I was there for a media forum and training workshop and there was little time to do much research beforehand. Read More

Gambia minister of tourism and culture named new ATA president

editor editor- May 25, 2010 08:19

The Honorable Fatou Mass Jobe-Njie, minister of tourism and culture of the Gambia, was selected as president of the Africa Travel Association’s (ATA) at the conclusion of ATA’s 35th Annual ... Read More

Africa Travel Association Congress in Gambia ends with pledge to build new partnerships for tourism development

editor editor- May 21, 2010 07:30

BANJUL, Gambia - The Africa Travel Association's 35th Annual Congress ended today with a commitment among Africa's tourism stakeholders to boost efforts to develop new public-private partnerships devo Read More

United Nations World Tourism Organization attend Africa Travel Association Congress in the Gambia

editor editor- May 21, 2010 06:28

BANJUL, Gambia - The United Nations Tourism Organization attended the Africa Travel Association's 35th Annual Congress at the Sheraton Hotel Spa and Resort in the Gambia from May 17-20, 2010. Read More

Gambia gears up to host the Africa Travel Association’s 35th Annual Congress

editor editor- May 7, 2010 05:08

With a little less than two weeks until the Africa Travel Association’s (ATA) 35th Annual World Congress begins in Gambia, stakeholders across the tourism spectrum in the West African country ... Read More

Eco-tourism project team visits Tanji Bird Reserve

editor editor- November 11, 2009 04:16

The Tanji Bird Reserve got a visit from the project coordinating committee members and stakeholders of the eco-tourism project last Thursday. Read More

ATA’s 35th Annual Congress will be hosted by Gambia

editor editor- September 17, 2009 08:47

Banjul — Gambia will host the 35th Annual Congress of the Africa Travel Association (ATA) in May 2010. Read More

Gambia’s green monkeys suffer from tourist interaction

editor editor- March 18, 2009 05:15

Years ago, green monkeys in the Bijilo Forest Park in the Gambia foraged for their food. They worked hard, expended energy, and ate wild foods appropriate for a wild primate. ... Read More

Tourism in tiny Gambia takes a hit from financial crisis

editor editor- December 31, 2008 01:48

Banjul — The young waitress waved at the empty tables as a clutch of idle cooks bided time in a corner of one of the Gambian capital's trendy restaurants, all ... Read More

Gay tourists face 14 years in jail

editor editor- June 4, 2008 04:23

Barcelona - Two Spanish tourists who have been detained on charges of making homosexual advances at two taxi drivers in the Gambia face up to 14 years in prison for ... Read More