Category: Tourism

ZTA Chief Executive, Dr Karikoga Kaseke, ZTA Board Chairman Mr Allan Majuru, and Senator Priscah Mupfumira, the Minister of Tourism

Government establishes Team Tourism

A collaborative team made up of like-minded tourism stakeholders has been established under a shared vision towards realisation of Vision 2030. The establishment of Team...

Speakers call for cities to become smart tourism destinations

Creating Smart Cities for Innovative Tourism Experiences

The UNWTO Conference on City Breaks: Creating Innovative Tourism Experiences (15-16 October 2018) concluded today in Valladolid, Spain, with a call for cities to become...

Minister Mupfumira addresses London Conference on Illegal Wildlife Trade

Promote conservation beyond boundaries of gazetted protected areas: Mupfumira

By Byron Mutingwende To ensure ecologically functional landscapes, there is need to facilitate the adoption of policies that promote conservation beyond boundaries of...

Innovation and technology important in managing and promoting cultural tourism

Technology and Innovation Seen as a Big Boost to Cultural Tourism

Seeking to advance use of innovation and cutting-edge technologies into cultural tourism practices, destinations and products, the International Seminar on Harnessing...

Ginimbi (L), Dr Karikoga Kaseke (C) and Godfrey Koti (R) at the Harare International Carnival press conference in Harare

Carnival: To be or not to be that is the question

By Byron Mutingwende   Dr Karikoga Kaseke, the Chief Executive of the Zimbabwe Tourism Authority (ZTA) has all but confirmed the postponement of the...

Coralie van den Berg, General Manager of World Rugby African Association, Rugby Africa (Far right)

Sevens rugby fast becoming a tourism drawcard in Africa

African Sevens attracts rugby fans from Europe and America Rugby sevens in Southern and East Africa has gained much-deserved momentum over the recent years and, with it,...

A thirty-five member diaspora delegation from the United Kingdom welcomed at Robert Gabriel Mugabe International Airport

Zimbabwe set to intensify Diaspora Tourism

Zimbabwe is set to welcome a thirty-five member diaspora delegation from the United Kingdom on Friday 5 October 2018. The visit which comes as a follow-up to the...

Marriott International to increase African portfolio by 50 percent

Marriott International reveals Robust Expansion Plans across Africa

Marriott International reveals Robust Expansion Plans across Africa: Expects to Increase Portfolio by 50 Percent with over 200 Hotels and 38,000 Rooms by 2023 From the...

Celebration focused on digital transformation of the tourism sector

Digital Transformation and Innovation Take Spotlight on World Tourism Day 2018

World Tourism Day 2018 was observed in Budapest, Hungary on 27 September 2018 with the official celebration focusing on the digital transformation in tourism, a World...

Private sector to set tourism agenda at 2018 World Travel Market

Refreshed WTM Ministerial Summit to Tackle Innovation & Technology Investment

Investment in innovation and smart management for tourism will form the major theme of the Ministerial Summit of this year’s World Travel Market, to be held in London,...