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South African government rules out travel ban due to COVID-19

The South African government on Tuesday ruled out the possibility of imposing travel ban due to the spread of coronavirus, at least for now. Decision...
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Rwanda revises tourism permit rules over COVID-19

Rwanda on Monday revised tourism permit rules to allow tourists planning to visit the country to reschedule their travel plans and restrict international travel...
U.S. President Donald Trump attends a press conference in the White House in Washington D.C., the United States, on Feb. 26, 2020. U.S. President Donald Trump on Wednesday appointed Vice President Mike Pence to oversee the country's response to the novel coronavirus outbreak. (Xinhua/Liu Jie)

U.S. announces new travel restrictions, warnings over coronavirus concerns

The United States on Saturday announced additional travel restrictions on Iran and raised travel advisories for certain areas of Italy and South Korea over...
AFP/File / Georges Ourfalian Al-Nusra Front and allied Islamists seized Khan Tuman and surrounding villages south of Aleppo after less than 24 hours of clashes with Syrian pro-government forces

Damascus-Aleppo highway officially opens for travel

A week following its capture by the Syrian army, the Damascus-Aleppo strategic highway was opened on Saturday for the travel movement between the country's...
Photo taken on Feb. 2, 2020 shows policemen, medical staff and volunteers take passengers' body temperature and check identity information to prevent and control epidemic at the exit of a railway station in Changzhou, east China’s Jiangsu province, where the passenger traffic increased gradually. Chen Wei/People’s Daily Online

WHO doesn’t recommend, and opposes restrictions for travel, trade or other measures against China

By Zhang Penghui The World Health Organization (WHO) doesn’t recommend, and actually opposes any restrictions for travel and trade or other measures against China, WHO...

African Scientists Travel to Siberia to See Unique Nuclear Facilities

A group of 15 employees of national atomic energy agencies and universities from mostly African countries have completed a professional development training program at...
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Zambia encourages truck drivers to continue to travel to South Africa

The Zambian government on Monday assured truck drivers of safety while in South Africa after they threatened to abandon the South African route. ...
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British Airways: Travel of the future happening now

British Airways is the first UK airline to use biometric technology to board flights from the US More than a quarter of a million British...
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Zambian leader to travel to Ethiopia for AU summit

Zambian President Edgar Lungu is scheduled to travel to Addis Ababa in Ethiopia for an African Union summit, the country's foreign affairs minister said...

SADC chief to travel to Zimbabwe on 3-day working visit

The Executive Secretary of the Southern African Development Community (SADC), Stergomena Lawrence Tax, is expected in Zimbabwe Thursday for a three-day working visit, state...

Nigeria: Amobi, NBET boss in multi million naira travel expense scandal

Nigeria Bulk Electricity Trading Plc boss, Dr Marilyn Amobi became the latest Buhari administration official to be caught up in a travel expense scandal...
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Travel and Tourism Generated US$7.6 Trillion In 2016 – Minister

The Ministry of Tourism, Arts and Culture (MoTAC) has called on tourism authorities in the West Africa sub-regions to maximize returns in the sector...
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Africa Records Double-digit Growth in Travel

An analysis of seat capacity for travel to the top ten international airports in Africa, produced by ForwardKeys, reveals that Lagos is seeing substantial...

Public Must be Sensitized on Safety Precautions and Security

The Right Reverend Dr. Kwadzo Ofori Setorwu, Moderator of the Global Evangelical Church (GEC), has asked government to take threats of terrorist attack on...
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Travel enthusiasts are open to perfect jobs

Is travel your everyday dose? Then, you must know that some jobs have a restricting nature that would restrain you from actively living that...

Emirates begins flights to Khartoum

Emirates has announced it will increase the frequency of flights between Dubai and Khartoum from five to seven a week starting 8 August...
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Top 5 challenges of urbanisation

Ghana, a population of almost 28 million people with its capital Accra having almost 3 million of that. Amazingly the number of indigenes of...

Rwanda reach agreement for construction for Bugesera Airport

With the backing of the African Legal Support Facility, the Government of Rwanda has taken a concrete step toward becoming a transportation hub for...

Analysing impact of OTAs on Ghanaian tourism and hospitality

Throw back a few decades to the 60’s and 70’s or even the early 80’s when technology was not this far advanced. Travelling was...

Air Seychelles unveil modern passenger-processing systems

Air Seychelles, the national airline of the Republic of Seychelles, will be introducing SITA’s state-of-the-art common-use passenger processing systems (CUPPS) at Seychelles International Airport...

Wet season: How rains affect tourism in Ghana

Wise men say ‘’If it never rains, then we’ll never grow’’. They also say ‘’without the rain, then there will be no rainbow’’. These...

Emirates Expands Free Wi-Fi to all Flyers

Emirates airline has expanded its popular free inflight Wi-Fi service with generous rates for all flyers. The airline made significant investments in its inflight connectivity...

Nigeria to review airport security policy

What began as a survival story of a stowaway teenager has quickly evolved into a debate about the safety of our nation’s airports. A...

E-commerce is the future of Ghanaian start-ups

Startups seem to be the new ‘’ish’’ in Ghana. These days, nearly 5 startups are launched every day and this is both encouraging and...
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Safer international travel will boost tourism industry – UN report

African governments should make it easier and safer for Africans to travel within the continent, the United Nations said in a new report released...

Report reveals that Africans patronise African tourism the most

Four out of 10 international tourists in Africa come from the continent itself, according to the new UNCTAD Economic Development in Africa Report 2017:...

Making your travel all experience worthwhile

Mr. Elorm Baeta, General Manager of Expertravel & Tours Ltd, a Ghanaian travel management company, believes that travel is best appreciated when one is...

Best six hotels for wedding receptions in Ghana

With love comes marriage and with marriage comes a ceremony. Ceremonies in the past were limited to close friends and family with a few...

Our hospitality can be monetised by efficient professionals

‘’One thing everybody wants and needs in this world is FRIENDLINESS’’ - William E. Holler. Before you start getting heated up if you are a...

US Embassy defends controversial visa policy

Travellers seeking a non-immigrant visa for travel to the United States (U.S) must generally appear in person for an interview with a consular officer,...