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News Rwanda » Tourism: Could golf be the new tourism frontier for Rwanda?

News channel or source: https://www.msn.com/en-za/news/other/could-golf-be-the-new-tourism-frontier-for-rwanda/ar-BBINgX4
Publication date: uesday 06 February 2018

The country’s only golf facility, the Kigali Golf Club, is the youngest in the East African region, and one of the youngest in the world. Established 30 years ago, it is still work in progress in all aspects of the word. But in an unprecedented leap of ...

News Rwanda » Tourism: RwandAir launch of direct route to Cape Town expected to boost tourism, trade and investment

News channel or source: http://www.bizcommunity.com/Article/196/748/173676.html
Publication date: hursday 15 February 2018

The Cape Town Air Access initiative agrees that this will greatly assist in boosting tourism, trade and investment between the Cape and Rwanda. It will also help link the Western Cape with Zimbabwe, with a stop-over in the country’s capital. This is in ...

News Rwanda » Tourism: Open visa scheme benefits Kenya in East African intra-tourism visits

News channel or source: https://www.eturbonews.com/177946/open-visa-scheme-benefits-kenya-east-african-intra-tourism-visits
Publication date: Wednesday 14 February 2018

Reports from the Ministry of Tourism in Nairobi said there were combined arrivals of 95,845 visitors from Uganda, Tanzania, and Rwanda last year, up from 80,841 the previous year. In 2015, there were 58,032 visitors that arrived to Kenya from these ...

News Rwanda » Tourism: Rwanda Doubles Gorilla Trekking Fee, Upsets Industry

News channel or source: https://newsblaze.com/world/africa/rwanda-doubles-gorilla-trekking-fee-upsets-industry_126054/
Publication date: uesday 13 February 2018

which may ultimately harm the tourism industry. Fewer than 1,000 mountain gorillas remain in the wild today. Families of these gorillas in Rwanda have been habituated for tourism. Tours typically include a strenuous hike through the forest and an hour-long ...

News Rwanda » Tourism: Primal Green

News channel or source: https://www.vanityfair.com/alist/2018/02/primal-green
Publication date: Saturday 10 February 2018

Gorillas are the draw, but Rwanda astounds with its timeless old-growth rainforest ... are channelled to surrounding communities so they can feel the real benefits of tourism and understand the value of gorillas alive, free to roam and with their habitat ...

News Rwanda » Tourism: BEFORE NIGERIA GOES THE WAY OF RWANDA

News channel or source: http://www.thisdaylive.com/index.php/2018/02/17/before-nigeria-goes-the-way-of-rwanda/
Publication date: Friday 16 February 2018

Today, Rwanda has virtually recovered physically ... I would have been punished for arriving too early and advised to wait till 3p.m. but South Africa understands tourism. I settled to my meetings in Johannesburg and spent my two days well.

News Rwanda » Tourism: Tourism to earn Shs 10 trillion by 2020

News channel or source: http://observer.ug/business/56885-tourism-to-earn-shs-10-trillion-by-2020.html
Publication date: onday 12 February 2018

Five national tourism boards from neighbouring countries including Kenya, Rwanda, and Tanzania have been confirmed as participants. Activities will include a mini zoo at the grounds, a food court to show Uganda’s different foods, a cultural village for ...

News Rwanda » Tourism: Uganda to host 4th tourism expo

News channel or source: https://www.newvision.co.ug/new_vision/news/1471016/uganda-host-4th-tourism-expo
Publication date: onday 12 February 2018

It is expected to attract over 50,000 trade visitors and five national tourism boards from Kenya, Tanzania, Rwanda, Zimbabwe and South Africa. “We want people to know what is in their country and where. This is also good in promoting local tourism ...

News Rwanda » Tourism: ‘Learn from Rwanda ease of doing business’

News channel or source: http://www.chronicle.co.zw/learn-from-rwanda-ease-of-doing-business/
Publication date: onday 19 February 2018

Opening up a business in Rwanda takes less than six hours at zero cost and this can happen online. The Zimbabwe Tourism Authority (ZTA) has made strides in improving the ease of doing business as players in the tourism sector can now register their ...

News Rwanda » Tourism: Rwanda: Could Golf Be the New Tourism Frontier for Rwanda?

News channel or source: http://allafrica.com/stories/201802070237.html
Publication date: uesday 06 February 2018

The country's only golf facility, the Kigali Golf Club, is the youngest in the East African region, and one of the youngest in the world. Established 30 years ago, it is still work in progress in all aspects of the word. But in an unprecedented leap of ...