Economic and Statistical Analysis of Tourism in #Uganda launched

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L-R Kirk Hamilton, Alex Assimwe, Amb Patrick Mugoya, Hannah Messerli & Moses Kibirige

The Ministry of Tourism, Wildlife and Antiquities (MTWA), in partnership with DFID and the World Bank launched a report on the current status of the Tourism Industry in Uganda at Serena Hotel, Kampala yesterday. Amb Patrick Mugoya, the Permanent Secretary at the Ministry of Tourism launched the report on behalf of Hon Dr Maria Mutagambwa. Continue reading

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Online #Gorilla Permits not a good business decision

gr3Gorilla tourism in Uganda is primarily taking place in Bwindi Impenetrable National Park and Mgahinga Gorilla National Park while in Rwanda and DRC share the virungas. Continue reading

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#Goodall releases African Grey #Parrots to fly out

Dr. Jane Goodall pulls a string to open the door for the parrots to fly out17 African Grey parrots were earlier today released at Ngamba Island Chimpanzee Sanctuary by Dr. Jane Goodall. Continue reading

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East Africa single visa to be implemented in 2014

A meeting of immigration, security and tourism leaders from Kenya, Uganda, Tanzania and Burundi has agreed to implement the Single Visa system by the year 2014. Continue reading

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Routes Africa opens with industry leaders at Strategy Summit

Dr Titus NaikuniAfter a successful Routes Africa, the joint hosts of the 2012 event, the Seychelles Tourism Board and the Seychelles Civil Aviation Authority, handed over to the Civil Aviation Authority of Uganda, and Entebbe International Airport Continue reading

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Raisi #Uhuru Kenyatta holds bilateral talks with President Museveni of #Uganda

UhuruThe meeting between the two Presidents was attended by ministers and other dignitaries from both countries. The talks were held in a warm and cordial atmosphere. The two Heads of State noted the positive developments in the region including the election of President Uhuru Kenyatta through a free, fair and peaceful election. Continue reading

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#Reed Travel Exhibitions launches World Travel Market Africa

wtmaf_header_banner_V2014Reed have launched World Travel Market Africa in Cape Town as part of the new Africa Travel Week. Africa Travel Week will take place in Cape Town South Africa, from April 28 – May 3, 2014 and sees WTM Africa co-locate alongside fellow Reed Travel Exhibitions’ events IBTM Africa (Incentives, Business Travel & Meetings) and ILTM Africa (International Luxury Travel Market). Continue reading

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