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

Zim firms take part in German tourism expo

BULAWAYO, March 7 (The Source) — At least 15 Zimbabwean tourism firms and organisations will exhibit at a major global tourism exposition—International Travel Bourse (ITB)—to be held in Berlin, Germany, this week, an official has said. The expo, which has attracts over 185 countries, kicks off on… Read More