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Africans in Diaspora asked to help Africa regain past glory

The Minister of Tourism, Mrs Juliana Azumah-Mensah on Friday called on Africans in the Diaspora to help rejuvenate Africa to gain its past glory. She said the time had come to place Africa in its rightful position in the world and that everything should therefore be done to make it …

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Krobo Odumase launches beads festival

The first Ghana International Beads Festival scheduled to take place in October has been launched at Odumase Krobo with a call on all stakeholders from both the private and public sectors to come together to take a serious look at the beads industry and find a way of addressing the …

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Ghana government will provide enabling environment for investors – Minister

Mr Samuel Ofosu-Ampofo, Eastern Regional Minster, on Monday assured investors of government’s commitment to provide an enabling environment to promote investment, especially in the tourism sector. He said the President appreciated that his campaign pledge of a better Ghana could only be realized when every Ghanaian had gainful employment and …

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Ho Poly urged to establish hotel to improve capacities of tourism students

A call has been made for the establishment and operation of a hotel, as an integral part of the Hospitality and Tourism Management School of the Ho Polytechnic, to enhance the training of students in the hospitality industry. The prototype hotel-school amalgam, waiting for funding could make the Ho Polytechnic …

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Obama slept in Holiday Inn during Ghana visit

President Barack Obama of the United States of America, spent the night together with his family at the Holiday Inn, the hotel’s management has said in a press release copied to ghanabusinessnews.com Tuesday July 14, 2009. The hotel, which is situated about a kilometer from the Kotoka International Airport played …

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Investments in health tourism enriches Ghana’s tourism industry – Minister

Mrs. Juliana Azumah-Mensah, the Minister of Tourism, has lauded the private sector for adding health related investment to the country’s repertoire of tourism attractions. She said spas and health facilities are becoming important exponents of leisure and medical tourism through which the tourist is guaranteed a high sense of health. …

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Hotel Obama opens in Accra, with a room called “White House”

There is no stopping the growth of Ghana’s hospitality industry, as daily additions in the different sectors of the industry continue. There are increasing efforts to boost the tourism sector. A recent addition has been made. A new hotel, Hotel Obama, named after the first African-American President of the United …

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Salaga getting ready for tourists

Mr. Alhassan Mumuni, the District Chief Executive for the East Gonja, has said he, in consultation with the assembly, had adopted pragmatic measures that would improve sanitation in the town in preparation towards this year’s Emancipation Day celebration. The measures include fencing of all designated sanitary sites in Salaga, evacuation …

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Zimbabwean company eyes Ghana’s tourism industry

A Zimbabwean hospitality company is upbeat about setting up in Ghana to serve the country’s tourism sector, citing political stability as the reason. The CEO of Harare-based African Sun Ltd., which is listed on the Zimbabwe Stock Exchange (ZSE) has said his company is seeking to get listed on the …

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Nature tourism sees global rise – Research

A new study has found that many nations throughout the world, including the United Kingdom, are seeing an annual increase in visitors to their conservation areas. The research, published Monday June 29 June in the journal PLoS Biology, found that in 15 of the 20 countries for which information was …

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