VICTORIA FALLS, October 27 (The Source) – Victoria Falls municipality has applied for city status, with the local authority saying it has capacity and adequate infrastructure to warrant the upgrade.
VICTORIA FALLS, June 20 (The Source) – Zimbabwe has signed a comprehensive agreement with unnamed Chinese investors for the construction of its ‘Disneyland in Africa’, a tourism and conference theme park in the resort town of Victoria Falls, the tourism minister said on Wednesday.
VICTORIA FALLS, March 7 (The Source) – Victoria Falls’ hospitality industry is set for improved fortunes after recording an eight percent increase in hotel occupancy during the first two months of 2017. Ross Kennedy, chief executive officer of one of Zimbabwe’s largest leisure groups Africa… Read More
HARARE, February 13 (The Source) – Fastjet Zimbabwe has pulled out of the Victoria Falls-Johannesburg route citing high operational costs. The airline is now exploring the possibility of replacing the Airbus A319 aircraft that it has been operating on the route with a smaller jetliner,… Read More
VICTORIA FALLS, October 28 (The Source) – THE Victoria Falls Municipality has offered 20 percent discount on service rates to the hospitality industry in its proposed 2016 budget, after a steep increase this year drew widespread criticism. The proposal was announced by town treasurer Thembinkosi… Read More
BULAWAYO, August 19 (The Source) – Zimbabwe’s prime resort town of Victoria Falls is this week experiencing extended power cuts, exceeding 8 hours a day, as the Zimbabwe Electricity Transmission and Distribution Company (ZEDTC) embarks on major maintenance work in the town. The rolling power… Read More
HARARE, May 11 (The Source) – Zimbabwe tourism group, Africa Albida Tourism (AAT) says its historical and recreational park Santonga, which it is building in the resort town of Victoria Falls at a cost of $18 million, is on track to open in 2017. The… Read More
BULAWAYO, January 8 (The Source) – Tourist arrivals in Victoria Falls, Zimbabwe’s prime resort, are seen declining by about 15 percent in the first quarter of 2015 due to ongoing concerns about the Ebola virus outbreak in West Africa, as well as uncertainty over the… Read More
VICTORIA FALLS, September 18 (The Source) – Transport and Infrastructure minister Obert Mpofu, says negotiations are underway with a number of airlines and aircraft manufacturers on the possibility of acquiring additional aircraft and partners for Air Zimbabwe to grow its fleet in the face of… Read More
HARARE, July 15 (The Source) – Zimbabwe improved its performance as an international meetings destination in 2013 compared to the previous year but ranked poorly in terms of the market share of gatherings the country hosted at both international and continental level, latest statistics released… Read More