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  • Destinations

Kenya Magical Kenya Kenya Tourism Board recongnises key partners in destination marketing efforts

The Kenya Tourism Board (KTB) has attributed the growth of tourism business in the country to a strong partnership from the private sector.

According to KTB, the joined partnerships with the private sector especially in familiarization tours to key attractions across the country and trade forums has greatly assisted in minim… read more

  • Flights

Kenya Airways Kenya Airways plans to return to Somalia after a 4-year absence

Since 2022, Kenya and Somalia have been working to normalise their diplomatic relations. In August this year, the two neighbouring countries in the Horn of Africa signed a bilateral air transport agreement, thereby reinforcing the links between the two countries.

  • Rail

AA Travenews Progress on hydrogen-powered locomotives in Namibia

The advancement of Africa’s inaugural dual-fuel hydrogen-diesel locomotives is currently in the feasibility and conceptualisation phase, according to Konrad Boshoff, the CEO of Hyphen Technical.

The consortium spearheading this initiative, led by the hydrogen application development company Hyphen Technical, includes TransNamib Holdings Li… read more

  • Miscellaneous

AA Travenews Third edition of East African Regional Tourism Expo kicks off in Nairobi

The annual regional travel fair, East African Regional Tourism Expo (EARTE), opened on November 20 at the Kenyatta International Convention Centre (KICC) in Nairobi.

The expo, which brought together over 250 exhibitors, is scheduled for November 20-22. The EARTE aims to showcase the region's diverse tourism offerings to consumers an… read more

  • Flights

Kenya Airways Kenya Airways resumes 5-weekly flights Nairobi-Bangkok

Kenya Airways is reinstating its 5x weekly flights to Bangkok from Nairobi, starting November 21, 2023. This resumption comes after the route was paused in 2020 due to the global pandemic.

With this resumption, Kenya Airways extends its network to 42 destinations, providing convenient connections through Nairobi for traveller… read more

  • Rail

AA Travenews Twelve companies show interest in developing Trans Kalahari Railway

Twelve companies, including China Civil Engineering Construction Corporation and NGE Contracting of France, have expressed their interest in financing the feasibility study and development of the proposed Trans Kalahari Railway Line between Botswana and Namibia.

This was stated by the Trans-Kalahari Railway Project (TKR) Proj… read more

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