Tourism Cabinet Secretary Najib Balala has set up a task force

Balala sets up a task force to look into modalities of wildlife utilization

Tourism Cabinet Secretary Najib Balala has set up a task force to evaluate options of consumptive utilisation of wildlife. The ...
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Tourism Cabinet Secretary Najib Balala, says the industry could register further growth

Lack of proper research and data management system among challenges facing Kenya’s tourism

Tourism Cabinet Secretary Najib Balala, says the industry could register further growth if the challenges facing the sector could be ...
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PrideInn Group of Hotels managing director Hasnain Noorani (second right) unveils an Aqua Park

PrideInn Group of Hotels fully prepared to host SKAL World Congress Mombasa 2018

PrideInn Group of Hotels managing director Hasnain Noorani (second right) unveils an Aqua Park at PrideInn Paradise Beach Resort in ...
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Tourism Professional Association (TPA) at long last launched

Tourism Professional Association chairman Killian Lugwe (third left), secretary Sam Ikwaye (left) and other tourism officials during the launch of ...
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The luxury boutique lodge, the Spirit of the Masai Mara.

Sarova Hotels takes over the management of the luxury Spirit of the Masai Mara lodge

The luxury boutique lodge, the Spirit of the Masai Mara. A Kenyan hospitality management company, the Sarova Hotels, Resorts & ...
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Hemingways Watamu residences’ balcony.

Luxury apartments, the next frontier in meeting the dynamic needs of domestic holidaymakers

Hemingways Watamu residences’ balcony. Owning luxury apartments is a trend that is gaining popularity in Kenya’s tourism industry, according to ...
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Commuters crossing the Likoni channel on board a ferry.

Local and international travellers will start crossing the Likoni channel on cable cars in 2020

Commuters crossing the Likoni channel on board a ferry. Passengers travelling between Mombasa Island and the South Coast will start ...
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Tourism Cabinet Secretary Najib Balala, is upbeat

Tourism in Kenya expected to recover in 2018 following calm enjoyed in the country

Tourism Cabinet Secretary Najib Balala, is upbeat that the industry is set for recovery in 2018. Kenya’s tourism industry is ...
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A renowned conservationist Esmond Martin Bradley.

Wildlife conservation suffers a blow following the murder of Esmond Bradley Martin in Nairobi

A renowned conservationist Esmond Martin Bradley. The wildlife investigator was found dead in his home in Nairobi over the weekend ...
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Italian tourists arrive at Moi International Airport

Italian market boosts tourism in the seaside resort town of Watamu in Kilifi County

Italian tourists arriving at Moi International Airport in Mombasa. Italy is a major source market for holiday destinations of Watamu ...
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Kruger National Park (KNP) managing executive Glenn Phillips warns rangers against poaching.

South African National Parks arrest field rangers over rhino poaching

Kruger National Park (KNP) managing executive Glenn Phillips warns rangers against poaching. South African National Parks (SANParks) has arrested two ...
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Africa’s Travel Indaba, takes place from May 8 to May 10

South African Tourism-North America celebrates Mandela centenary at Africa’s Travel Indaba show

Africa’s Travel Indaba, takes place from May 8 to May 10 at the Inkosi Albert Luthuli International Convention Centre in ...
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Severin Safari Camp’s executive suite in Tsavo West National Park.

For luxury safari experience in Tsavo West National Park, visit Severin Safari Camp

Severin Safari Camp’s reception in Tsavo West National Park. The building also houses a restaurant, a bar and a boutique ...
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Lufthansa Group customers will be offered new seats on short- and medium-haul routes

Lufthansa Group presents new seat for Airbus A320 family aircraft

Lufthansa Group customers will be offered new seats on short- and medium-haul routes on Airbus A320 family aircraft. With the ...
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From May1, Etihad will introduce a three-class Boeing 787-9 Dreamliner on the daily service

Etihad Airways boosts services to Morocco to meet increased demand

From May1, Etihad will introduce a three-class Boeing 787-9 Dreamliner on the daily service between Abu Dhabi and Casablanca in ...
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The Emirates A380 touched down in Beirut on Thursday for a historic one-off service

Emirates makes history with one-off A380 touchdown in Beirut

The Emirates A380 touched down in Beirut on Thursday for a historic one-off service to Rafic Al Hariri International Airport ...
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Outgoing South African tourism minister, Tokozile Xasa (left) and local tourism officials

South African’s tourism sector generates 252,000 jobs per annum and R115 billion to the economy

BY MATHIAS RINGA mringa355@gmail.com @MathiasRinga In Johannesburg, South Africa Outgoing South African tourism minister, Tokozile Xasa (left) and local tourism ...
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Ethiopian has introduced freight flights between Bahir Dar and Liege

Ethiopian has introduced freight service to Europe to facilitate export of horticultural products

Ethiopian has introduced freight flights between Bahir Dar and Liege to uplift export of flowers from Ethiopia to markets in ...
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Phase one of Blue Amber

First residential units launched at Blue Amber resort in Zanzibar

Phase one of Blue Amber resort’s luxury villas launched in Zanzibar. Pennyroyal Limited has unveiled phase one of the Blue ...
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Sun Africa Beach Resort

Kenyan hotels bag World Luxury Hotel Awards 2017

Sarova Mara Game Camp scoops World Luxury Hotel Awards 2017 in the luxury tented safari camp (global) and luxury adventure ...
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Tourism officials unhappy over US travel warning

Lamu County Director of Tourism, Ali Ahmed, (left) chatting with a visitor in Lamu Tourism players have expressed dismay over ...
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KTB boss calls for direct scheduled flights

Kenya Tourism Board Chairman, Jimi Kariuki, calls for introduction of direct scheduled flights between United Kingdom and Mombasa Kenya Tourism ...
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UK visa application centre, Mombasa

British High Commissioner, Nic Hailey (left) and Mombasa Governor Hassan Joho (second left) during the official launch of UK visa ...
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Nairobi Ranked Third Best City in the World to Visit in 2017

Nairobi City Nairobi has been ranked third best city in the world to visit in 2017 by a United Kingdom ...
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US is now Kenya’s top source market

International tourists relaxing at Leopard Beach Resort, Diani The United States has emerged as the top source market for Kenya ...
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Construction of Cruise ship terminal begins

Tourism Cabinet Secretary, Hon. Najib Balala The construction of the first ever cruise ship terminal at the port of Mombasa ...
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Kenya to host SKAL World Congress 2018

Tourism Cabinet Secretary, Najib Balala (left) was among delegates, who attended the SKAL International World Congress in Monaco, last month ...
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Speed up Upgrading of Kisumu Airport

Kisumu Airport Tourism players in Kenya’s Western circuit have urged the government to fast track the upgrading of Kisumu International ...
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Kenya Tourism Board gets new CEO

New Kenya Tourism Board CEO, Dr Betty Radier Former Scanad Kenya managing director, Betty Radier, has been officially confirmed as ...
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A New Convention Centre to be built in Nairobi

Tourism Cabinet Secretary, Najib Balala (Centre), Kenya Tourism Board Chairman, Jimi Kariuki (left) and Tourism Principal Secretary, Fatma Hirsi, during ...
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