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Tanzania Government Promotes Tourism, Culture In A New Way

The government has established an initiative dubbed “Tanzania Unforgettable” with a view to promoting country’s tourist attractions. Addressing stakeholders at meeting, which was live broadcast via local TV stations, held in Arusha yesterday, Natural Resources and Tourism Minister Hamisi Kigwangalla said the initiative would be launched in Dodoma in the near future. According to him, President John Magufuli is expected ...

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Land Grabbing For Tourism Benefit Could End Maasai Population: Think Tank

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Many Maasai people are now homeless in Tanzania. The John Magufuli government has torched their houses citing the tourism sector would benefit, if believed to a US-based policy think tank. In past one year or so the people in tens of thousands have been evicted from villages in northern Tanzania’s Loliondo area, which is close to the Ngorongoro Crater tourism ...

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Southern Circuit Tourist Attractions Will Get A Boost In Tanzania

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The southern circuit tourist attractions will get a boost in Tanzania. It has been untapped potential for years and improving infrastructure will encourage visitors to the areas. The country’s Minister for Natural Resources and Tourism, Jumanne Maghembe, said Monday a strategy will be implemented to improve the infrastructure in the southern circuit like building good roads, airports and provide better ...

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Police Raids Hotels In Dar Es Salaam In Illicit Drugs Crackdown

The government has lately targeted tourist hotels in Dar es Salaam to crack down heavily on illegal drugs citing these places are connected with drug dealers, drug abusers and narcotics barons as well. Tourist recreational facilities too are alleged involved in such illicit drugs trade. Governor of Dar es Salaam, Paul Makonda, said more than sixty hotels and about twenty ...

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One-Stop Border Procedure To Improve Tourism Between Tanzania, Kenya

A simple clearance procedure at the border between Tanzania and Kenya at Holili and Taveta is said to be boosting up regional tourism, said Deputy Minister for Natural Resources and Tourism Mr Ramo Makani. Briefing to the reporter he added the one stop border will be adding up value to tourism. The one stop border at Holili and Taveta was ...

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Tanzanian Tourism Industry At Risk

The Arusha Region may see shut down of businesses in some of the tourist hotels due to disagreement with Ministry of Natural Resources and Tourism’s imposition of various fees, levies and taxes. The hoteliers have cited lack of consistency and fairness on the levies as those changes frequently with change of person in the ministry. According to Tanzania Association of ...

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How To Travel Safe And Secured In Foreign Countries

Below are some of the important tips while traveling in foreign lands. It will help you to travel safe and secured. Always cross check of any travel alerts, warnings Before traveling to another country remember always to cross check whether there is any travel alert or warnings. It can be done with the US State Department if you are an ...

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