Go places announced as the 2019 KATA Convention Media Partners

August 24, 2019 The Kenya Association of Travel Agents (KATA) have partnered with Go Places Digital for the 2019 KATA Convention to be held at Enashipai Resort and Spa in Naivasha  from the 27th to...

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Ecotourism Kenya announces eco warrior award list of nominees

August 24, 2019 Ecotourism Kenya has released a list of nominees for the 2019 Eco Warrior Award contenders. The annual award recognizes efforts, innovations and exceptional achievements for promoting...

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KQ, Jambojet ink safety deal with US company

August 24, 2019 Move comes at a time the carrier has lost more than 100 of its highly trained pilots and engineers to Middle East airlines National carrier Kenya Airways has signed a deal with US firm...

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Travelport and Qantas activate NDC for Asia- Pacific region

August 17, 2019 Travelport, a technology company serving the travel industry has began it’s first bookings using IATA’s New Distribution Capability (NDC) with Qantas. This move is the next step in...

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Amadeus launches update on web service with NDC

August 17, 2019 Amadeus has launched an updated version of its web service solution featuring enhancements which will give travel agencies worldwide access to new content and fares from Amadeus’ airline...

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Number of tourists set to increase in the second half of the year despite drop in percentage in the first half

August 17, 2019 The number of tourists jetting into the country in the first half of 2019 has dropped by one percent, according to the latest data from the Tourism Research Institute (TRI) released this...

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KATA urges travellers to be cautious of rogue tour and travel agents.

August 17, 2019 Kenya Association of Travel Agents (KATA) has warned Kenyans and foreigners booking holidays to be vigilant and use only accredited agents in their planning. KATA Chief Executive Mr Nicanor...

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New tool to audit economic role of tourism

August 16, 2019 Kenyans will soon know the contribution of tourism to the country’s wealth through a new tool that will measure the value tourists add to related sectors, their spending patterns and jobs...

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Luxury hotel Kempinski appoints new GM

August 16, 2019 The Popat family-owned five-star luxury hotel Villa Rosa Kempinski has named Roberto Simone as the facility’s new general manager, coming at a time when the hospitality player is...

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Air fares shoot up as high tourist season kicks in

August 16, 2019 The high season at the Kenya’s popular tourist destinations have seen the cost of air ticket more than double as airlines cash in on high demand. Coastal towns of Mombasa, Malindi and...

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