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  • Rail

Rail Tanzania Railways Yapı Merkezi to build Tanzania’s biggest Railway Line

Yapı Merkezi has signed on to undertake a $1.9-billion project in Tanzania.

Having successfully developed an impressive array of world-class projects, Yapı Merkezi has recently signed another contract to construct the third phase of Tanzania’s Dar es Salaam–Mwanza Railway, which will be the fastest railway line ever to be built in E… read more

  • Flights

QATAR Airways Qatar Airways weekly flights to Dar up 10 times

QATAR Airways has increased its weekly flights between Dar es Salaam and Doha from two in 2007 to 19 currently as it marks 15 successful years of operations in Tanzania.

The company first launched scheduled services to Tanzania with two weekly flights to Dar es Salaam in January 2007, which has now grown to 19 weekly flights … read more

  • Destinations

Kenya Kenya's Tourism sector grew by 65.4% in 2021

Kenya’s tourism earnings grew by 65.4 percent last year to Sh146.51bn compared to Sh88. 56bn in 2020, Tourism Cabinet Secretary Najib Balala has said noting the sector is slowly recovering from the effects of Covid-19.

According to the 2021 sector statistics, the USA was the top source market for tourists with 136,981 arrivals.

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  • Flights

Ethiopian Ethiopian Airlines plans 8 more Boeing 737 MAX routes

A few weeks after scheduling the return of the B737 MAX, Ethiopian Airlines has added the type on eight more routes in February. They’ll mainly be used on a one-off basis as the carrier increasingly brings the type back online. Most destinations will be in Africa while venturing to Athens, Moscow, and Istanbul. However, two routes announced last… read more

  • Miscellaneous

Zimbabwe Foreign airlines have over $177 Million trapped in Zimbabwe

International airlines flying into Harare’s Mugabe International Airport are out of pocket, with millions of dollars unable to be repatriated from the country. International airlines are among the many foreign companies waiting to repatriate around US$2.5 billion reportedly stuck in Zimbabwe.

Shortage of hard currency in Zimbabwe sp… read more

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