Zimbabwe struggling to lure tourists – ZTA

BULAWAYO, June 9 (The Source) – Zimbabwe’s tourism fair, Hlanganani/Sanganai Travel Expo has boosted tourist arrivals by 700,000 since its launch 10 years ago according to the Zimbabwe Tourism Authority (ZTA) chief executive officer, Karikoga Kaseke. By comparison, Malaysia which launched its ‘Malaysia Truly Asia’… Read More

Wilderness Safaris to bid for Air Botswana

May 29 (Reuters) – Regional tourism company, Wilderness Safaris, plans to make a bid for Air Botswana, the country’s loss-making national airline which the government wants to privatise. Botswana put the airline up for sale in February, part of plans to privatise loss-making state-owned companies.… Read More

RTG loss widens to $4.7mln

HARARE, May 3 (The Source) – The Rainbow Tourism Group (RTG) on Wednesday said its after-tax loss for the full year to December widened to $4,7 million from $29,304 recorded in the prior year, mainly on the back of lost revenues and retrenchment costs. Revenue… Read More