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FLYBE CONFIRMS DEAL | chimpanzee tracking

UK regional carrier Flybe had made a significant step towards resolving its legacy fleet commitments and securing the right aircraft for its future development with a set of linked agreements with US carrier Republic Airways Holdings and Brazilian manufacturer Embraer, … Continue reading

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Kenya Tourism industry opposes new VAT Bill

Tour operators and hoteliers in Kenya say the government should treat tourism like an export industry and ensure that tax measures does not make the country an expensive destination in the coming years and put them at a disadvantage with competition when … Continue reading

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Kenya Tourism to improve highly | Kenya wildlife safaris

Kenya’s tourism sector is on the road to solid recovery with an impressive record high arrivals in the first half of 2012. Statistics released by Kenya’s ministry of Tourism indicate that 549,083 tourists visited Kenya in the first six months … Continue reading

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South Africa Indaba 2013 cut to three days | africa travel

South African Tourism has confirmed Indaba, the flagship travel event in Africa, will be revamped to ensure it remains the premier platform to capitalise on resilient global travel interest. After extensive consultation with the tourism industry, SAT has taken the … Continue reading

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Safari plane crash kills two Germans Tourists in Kenya | fly masai mara tours

The wreckage of an airplane in Kenya’s renowned Maasai Mara national park, in which two German tourists and two pilots were killed. Two German tourists and two Kenyan pilots were killed when a plane carrying tourists crashed in Kenya’s Maasai … Continue reading

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Tanzanian ferry sank near the island of Zanzibar | budget tanzania safaris

ferry upside down in the sea and survivors in the water A naval search operation resumed at first light to find an estimated 100 people missing after a Tanzanian ferry sank near the island of Zanzibar. The boat had left … Continue reading

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KENYA TOURISM AWARDS 2012 CONFIRM SUPERIOR CHOICES AS WINNERS | Masai mara

In recent articles about a visit to the Kenya coast there was much talk about both outstanding properties but also about mediocrity and same old same old so it was exciting news over the weekend that the Kenya Tourism Federation and Kenya … Continue reading

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MOMBASA BAR BLAST OPPORTUNISTIC CRIME | cheap kenya tours

The Jericho Bar in the Kisauni area of Mombasa, NOT frequented by tourists it should be mentioned, was subject to a grenade being thrown into the premises, was by tourism sources called an opportunistic crime like similar incidents previously in Nairobi but … Continue reading

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Tanzanian safari guides to register get licensed | africa tours

Under a recently launched new set of regulation will it become mandatory for tour guides in Tanzania to register and get licensed by the Ministry of Natural Resources and Tourism. The measure is expected to come into effect in the next … Continue reading

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Somalia theatre suicide bombing kills top sports officials | africa trips

The presidents of Somalia’s Olympic committee and soccer football federation are among at least 10 people killed on Wednesday in a suicide attack on the country’s newly reopened national theatre. The explosion happened as Somali prime minister, Abdiweli Mohamed Ali, was … Continue reading

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