Tag: Pearl of Africa

Pearl of Africa Tourism Expo Opens “Promoting Intra-Africa Travel”

Tony Ofungi - eTN Uganda Tony Ofungi - eTN Uganda- February 5, 2020 02:38

The 5th Annual Pearl of Africa Tourism Expo (POATE) 2020 opened today, February 4,2020, kicking off three days of business-to-business and business-to-customer engagements among key Ugandan and regional tourism players ... Read More

East Africa’s KARIBU and KILIFAIR Tourism Fair opens next month

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- May 3, 2019 17:20

KARIBU and KILIFAIR Tourism Exhibition is set for grand opening next month with full expectations to attract over 350 exhibitors from Africa, United States, Europe and Asia. With its clock ... Read More

“Tour operator” fleeces US tourists of $20K, arrested by Uganda’s Tourism Police

Chief Assignment Editor Chief Assignment Editor- January 26, 2019 17:20

Tourism Police on the morning of Friday, January 25, arrested a quack tour operator who had fleeced a family of American tourists that had paid for a 15-day safari in ... Read More

Uganda makes top 3: Must Photograph for 2019

Alain St.Ange Alain St.Ange- January 22, 2019 01:25

A global survey of Facebook posts, commissioned by Huawei on the occasion of launching their latest smart phone, brought about some astonishing results. Uganda, often referred to as the Pearl ... Read More

Africa Travel and Tourism: Trends for the New Year

editor editor- January 8, 2019 02:40

Players in the travel and tourism ecosystem in Africa travel look forward to 2019 with full optimism. Read More

Seychelles’ Alain St. Ange captures Uganda Civil Aviation Conference

editor editor- December 6, 2018 16:31

Seychelles’ former Minister for Tourism, Civil Aviation, Ports and Marine, Alain St. Ange, was invited to deliver the keynote address at yesterday’s Uganda Civil Aviation Authority’s Aviation Stakeholders Breakfast meeting. Read More

Outgoing Uganda parliament approves funding for new Entebbe Highway

editor editor- May 4, 2011 04:53

UGANDA (eTN) - The parliamentary session in Kampala yesterday of the soon-to-be-retired outgoing house – when it makes way for the newly-elected members – made a landmark decision to approve ... Read More

Uganda blunders, misses chance to market tourism

editor editor- March 14, 2008 13:06

BERLIN – Haphazard preparations blamed on the lack of funds saw Uganda fail to sell the country’s full tourism potential to key markets in Europe during the just concluded international ... Read More