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The much-anticipated 6th Edition of the Pearl of Africa Tourism Expo (POATE) 2021, closed last week amidst cautious hopes and optimism on recovery for an industry that employs nearly 700,000 Ugandans but has been in limbo since April 2020.  Organised by the Uganda Tourism Board (UTB), the Uganda government’s tourism industry marketing agency and standards […]Continue Reading
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Renowned Senegalese American artist and businessman Akon, concluded a  week-long trip in Uganda where UTB held talks with him on leveraging his networks and celebrity status to tap into the wealthy celebrity North American travellers and African diaspora market. Uganda Tourism Board, the Government of Uganda’s tourism marketing and regulatory Continue Reading
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In a bid to promote Uganda’s unrivaled tourism potential to the world, Uganda Tourism Board (UTB) hosted staff of Uganda Airlines, on a 6-day tourism familiarization trip to South Western and Eastern Uganda. The expedition covered Bwindi Impenetrable National Park for an experience with the prized silverbacks; Queen Elizabeth National Park, Uganda’s second most-visited Continue Reading
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30th.03.2021, Kampala. Uganda Tourism Board is set to conduct a grading and classification exercise for all Tourism Facilities in the Country in line with new East African Community (EAC) standards. The exercise has kicked off with a two-day refresher course for the 12 EAC-certified hotel assessors at Protea Hotel, Entebbe. The refresher course is to […]Continue Reading