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2016 Q4 East African Tourism and eCommerce News Roundup

  There has been a lot happening in the tourism, technology and ecommerce industries in East Africa over the past quarter. Take a look at some of the highlights, below: Global startup competition held in Tanzania   http://www.itnewsafrica.com/2016/09/global-startup-competition-heads-to-tanzania/ Seedstars World, the global seed-stage startup competition for emerging markets, returned to Tanzania in September. In line […]

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7 Must-See Gems in Zambia

Looking for somewhere spectacular to visit during the holidays, this year? Zambia is a beautiful country located in the heart of Africa and an amazing place to spend the cold winter months. It is landlocked, bordering Tanzania, Malawi, Mozambique, Zimbabwe, Botswana, Angola, and the Democratic Republic of Congo. This unique country is home to some […]

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2016 Q3 East African Tourism and eCommerce News Roundup

There have been quite a lot of tourism and ecommerce happenings in the past 3 months in East Africa.  Check out some of the highlights, below: KENYA: UN launches $22 trillion e-commerce plan http://aa.com.tr/en/africa/kenya-un-launches-22-trillion-e-commerce-plan/610706 A new initiative set up to help developing countries earn an estimated $22 trillion from ecommerce was launched at the United […]

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January 2016 Regional Tourism News

This is a roundup of the some of the more interesting tourism, vacation and entertainment news from Kenya, Uganda, Tanzania, Rwanda, Zambia and Zanzibar. Zanzibar: Pemba’s refurbished airport to boost tourism http://www.dailynews.co.tz/index.php/home-news/45849-pemba-s-refurbished-airport-to-boost-tourism Image Source: Daily News Karume Airport on Pemba Island now boasts night landing lights, which are expected to boost tourism and assist in […]

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