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  • Destinations

Zambia Zambia does away with its tourist visa

Zambia recently waived visa requirements for its largest source markets, including the U.S. Travelers from the U.S., U.K, Canada, Norway, Australia and the EU no longer need to purchase a tourist visa to enter Zambia.

The country's president, Hakainde Hichelema, said in a recent budget speech that Zambia was focused on increasing the number of foreign visitors to the country.

  • Flights

Ethiopian Ten years already since the 787 Dreamliner made Ethiopian Airlines proud

Boeing and Ethiopian Airlines celebrated the anniversary of the delivery of the first 787 Dreamliner to the pan-African carrier on Tuesday, October 18, 2022.

Over the past decade, Ethiopian Airlines has used the 787's unique capabilities to sustainably expand its long-haul network around the world, making its Addis … read more

  • Destinations

South-Africa South Africa's tourism sector already in its prime as the summer season approaches

South Africa's tourism sector is recovering very well from the health crisis.  Since the beginning of the year, South Africa has welcomed a total of 3.3 million international visitors, an increase of 165% compared to the same period last year. The African and European continents remain the main sources of the Rainbow Nation's tourism windfa… read more

  • Miscellaneous

AA Travenews Digitalisation & MICE sessions dominate day one of ATLF2022 in Botswana

Tourism leaders and stakeholders from Africa and beyond have gathered in Gaborone, Botswana’s capital for this year’s Africa Tourism Leadership Forum (ATLF20220).

For the next three days will look at ways and means of driving Africa’s tourism agenda through an avalanche of experts’ discussions, networking and business engagement … read more

  • Miscellaneous

Unwto Africa will not cease to be the continent of tomorrow

H.E. Siandou Fofana, the Minister of Tourism of Côte d’Ivoire and Chairperson of UNWTO Regional Commission for Africa and UNWTO Executive Council has charged African countries to forge closer relationships with one another to enable them advance their respective development agenda; especially in the tourism sector.

He said count… read more

  • Flights

QATAR Airways Qatar Airways adds routes to JetBlue codeshare

JetBlue has broadened its codeshare partnership with Qatar Airways.

Under the expansion, JetBlue customers will have codeshare access to 11 additional Qatar Airways routes from Doha. Thirteen destinations are already part of the codeshare.

The 11 new destinations are Accra, Ghana; Addis Ababa, Ethiopia; Alexandria and C… read more

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