The cable car is aimed at primarily facilitating visits among older tourists
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Swedish ‘President’ disagrees with erecting Cable Cars on Mt. Kilimanjaro

For the President of the Swedish-Southern Africa Chamber of Commerce,  Asa Jarskog, Mount Kilimanjaro is indeed the ‘cherry on the cake’! “I have an adventurous personality. I’ve been in Rwanda to see the gorillas, Victoria Falls and Caves in Zimbabwe, but climbing Mount Kilimanjaro was the cherry on the cake,” says Jarskog, after successfully reaching […]

The government of Tanzania has made slight changes to its visa on arrival issuance process for international visitors at Kilimanjaro International Airport.
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Tanzania makes changes to Visa Issuance at Kilimanjaro Airport

The government of Tanzania has made slight changes to its visa on arrival issuance process for international visitors at Kilimanjaro International Airport. With immediate effect foreign visitors arriving in Kilimanjaro without a visa need to complete a process that requires queuing for a Government Control Number, queuing to pay for the Government Control Number at […]

Uganda Civil Aviation Authority (UCAA) Manager Public Affairs Vianney Luggya
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Uganda Air traffic registering exponential growth – UCAA

Air traffic in Uganda is registering exponential growth, something that necessitated the current expansion of Entebbe International Airport. While talking to East African Business Week Digital in Entebbe on August 15, Uganda Civil Aviation Authority (UCAA) Manager Public Affairs Vianney Mpungu Luggya noted that passenger traffic and cargo volumes have been steadily growing over the […]

Merck, a science and technology company, is collaborating with the BioRescue Project to save the Northern White Rhinoceros (Rhino) by making its state-of-the-art fertility technologies and extensive knowledge on the subject available.
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Technology company moves in to save Kenya Northern White Rhinos from extinction

Merck, a science and technology company, is collaborating with the BioRescue Project to save the Northern White Rhinoceros (Rhino) by making its state-of-the-art fertility technologies and extensive knowledge on the subject available. Only two females of this species remain – a captive-born mother and daughter named Najin (40) and Fatu (19), who are both being […]

Ethiopian operates passenger flights to Bombay and Delhi as well as cargo service to Bangalore, Ahmedabad, Chennai, Mumbai and New Delhi
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Ethiopian Airlines to add Bengaluru to its Indian flight network

Ethiopian Airlines and SKYTRAX Certified Four Star Global Airline, has announced that it will start passenger flights to Bengaluru, India starting October 27, 2019. Bengaluru, the capital of the Indian state of Karnataka, is dubbed ‘Silicon Valley of India’ and serves as the center of technology and innovation. Commenting on the upcoming services, Group CEO of Ethiopian Airlines, […]

Tanzania’s President John Pombe Magufuli has directed wildlife conservation authorities in his country to split Selous Game Reserve and have its upper part turned into a national park.
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‘Make upper part of Selous Game Reserve a National Park’ – Magufuli

Tanzania’s President John Pombe Magufuli has directed wildlife conservation authorities in his country to split Selous Game Reserve and have its upper part turned into a national park. Magufuli said the current situation of Selous Game Reserve, one of Africa’s biggest wildlife conservation area, is not economically viable to benefit Tanzania through tourism. The only […]