Ghana set to invest in tourism to attract investors
Ghana has put in place a plan that would see the West African nation attract over 2.4m visitors and double tourism revenues to the tune of $4.697bn by 2022.
US loses billions as Chinese tourists stay away over trade war
The number of arrivals from China to the US fell last year for the first time in 15 years. The Chinese are the world's highest-spending foreign visitors and their tourism dollar is sorely missed.
Rwanda tourism industry gets a boost
Rwanda's tourism sector got a sizeable boost as a massive 25 year concession deal between the Rwanda Development Board and Imizi EcoTourism Development was concluded. The agreement will see the installation a multi-phased conservation and tourism management program in Gishwati-Mukura National Park in the West of the Country.
Cottar's celebrates 100 years of African safari tourism
Pioneer in African safari tourism Cottar's celebrates the first 100 years of operations in Kenya. CNBC Africa is joined by Louise Cottar, Director of Cottar’s Safari Service to understand the company’s iconic position in shaping African and world safari tourism.
How Amsterdam is fighting mass tourism
No other city in the world is cracking down so radically on mass tourism. The Dutch capital is fending off a particular kind of visitor with all the means it can muster.
Home is best for new breed of Nigerian tour operators
Home-grown travel companies are pushing for more Nigerians to explore their own country in a bid to build up a tourism sector long overshadowed by the petroleum industry.
Lai Mohammed commends Cross River government efforts at developing tourism
Lai Mohammed commends Cross River government efforts at developing tourism.
Lionel Messi visits Egypt
Barcelona and Argentina superstar, Lionel Messi, has visited Egypt as part of his role as an ambassador for the Egyptian ministries of tourism and aviation.