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Holy Trinity Spa and Health Farm commissions fish farm

The Holy Trinity Spa and Health Farm, the leading holiday and natural health spa destination in Ghana has commissioned a fish farm, set up to meet its requirements for fresh fish at the resort. The fish produced from the farm would be included on the resort’s culinary list. In an …

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UNCTAD to hold West-African Roundtable session on e-Tourism

The UN Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD) will from today July 19, 2011  hold a roundtable section to discuss e-tourism in West Africa in Bamako, Mali. According to UNCTAD, the discussion is to “enable and improve shared understanding, strategic diagnostic and policy responses to development challenges in the field …

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High airfares threaten this year’s PANAFEST – Delegation

The 200-member delegation from Trinidad and Tobago, planning to attend this year’s Pan-African-Historical-Theatre-Festival (PANAFEST) has drastically reduced to about 50 due to the “incredible increase” in the price of airfares. Dr. Ben Abdallah, a member of the Panafest Foundation, who criticised the high prices on Wednesday at the launch of …

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Arik Air, Emirates Airline sign deal to connect West Africa

Arik Air and Emirates Airline have signed an agreement which will allow passengers from the Gulf to book onward flights to destinations across West Africa in a single booking, the arabianbusiness.com has reported citing Emirates Airline. The agreement will make it possible for passengers to book a single return Emirates-Arik …

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Eco-tourism society to make Avatime first choice tourist destination

The Avatime Gemi Otoga Eco-tourism Society (AGOETUSO) is to establish forest and game reserves and develop walkways and hiking tracks on mountains and valleys and in the Avatime Traditional Area. It is also to develop recreational facilities such as swimming pools, community orchard and found a well groomed cultural troupe …

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Ghana ranked 10th preferred tourist destination in Africa

Ghana is ranked the 105th preferred tourist destination in the world and the 10th in Africa. This was disclosed by the Minister for Tourism and Diaspora Relations, Ms Akua Sena Dansua, in a speech read on her behalf, at the formal opening of this year’s Methodist Religious Tourism Festival(Methofest) at …

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West Africa’s first private aviation school comes to Ghana

The first private aviation school in West Africa to train Senior High School graduates into full Commercial Pilots has been established in Ghana. Mish Aviation Flying School has been coming up since 2006 but received approval from the Ghana Civil Aviation Authority in May this year to train pilots to …

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Arik Air aims to develop airline connectivity hub in Ghana

West Africa’s largest private airline company, by number of passengers, aircraft and revenue, Arik Air of Nigeria is seeing the lack of a national airline in Ghana as an opportunity to develop its market in the sub-region. The airline says it intends to develop the airline market in Ghana to …

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