Tourism Facility – Operational and Disbursement Guidelines

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Vic Falls Airport capacity utilisation increases

VICTORIA Falls International Airport’s capacity utilisation has risen from 21 to 26 percent recently while tourism players recorded a 20 percent boom in business owing to consistency by airlines in servicing the route. The new look airport was commissioned in 2016 with a capacity to accommodate wide bodied aircraft and 1.5 million passengers per annum. […]

Govt works on tourism strategy

The government is getting input from tourism stakeholders to be incorporated in the National Tourism Sector Strategy (NTSS). Speaking yesterday at the validation workshop held at a local hotel in Harare yesterday, Tourism and Hospitality Industry permanent secretary Thokozile Chitepo said the absence of the National Tourism Strategy gave a limp to the growth of […]

New hotel to open in Bulawayo

A NEW 30-room hotel will open its doors in Bulawayo soon and is set to create 40 direct jobs. Players in the tourism sector and city business persons on Saturday conducted a pre-opening tour of Derby Hotel, which is situated along the Bulawayo-Plumtree Road, just after Bellevue shopping centre. Major construction works for the double […]

Africa travel trade shows get a reboot with first ever dedicated event in UK

Experience Africa by Atta will debut over three days from Monday 25th June to Wednesday 27th June 2018. The invitation only event at London’s Canary Wharf CCT Venues Plus, aims to provide a lucrative platform for uniting a wider range of key suppliers from Africa with the most relevant, active buyers from the UK and […]

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Zimbabwe inbound tourism hits record high

FOREIGN tourist arrivals to Zimbabwe hit record highs between December last year and February this year and are expected to continue into next year, local tour operators have said.  In December alone, visitors to the Victoria Falls hit 1 000 per day, and the trend continued into last month. The increase, which equalled the visitor […]


Boarder Challenges to be a thing of the past

Tourism and Hospitality Industry Minister Prisca Mupfumira has vowed to eliminate all challenges faced by local and foreign tourists at the country’s points of entry. Treasury recently injected $9,3 million towards upgrading Beitbridge Border Post and improve service delivery, as part of Government’s 100-day rapid results programme. During peak periods such as the festive season, […]

Hon. Priscah Mupfumira Address at ITB

ZTA hosting delegates from at ITB Berlin 2018. #itbBerlin2018 Posted by Zimbabwe Tourism Authority on Thursday, 8 March 2018

‘Zim poised for tourism boom’

Zimbabwe has stepped up its engagement with the International Tourism Bourse (ITB Berlin) in a strategy that seeks to make the country a top of the mind business and leisure destination in Southern Africa. ITB Berlin, which began on Wednesday and runs through the weekend – is the world’s leading travel trade show, and a […]

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Zimbabwe aims to recoup lost market share

Chief Operating Officer of the Zimbabwe Tourism Authority, Givemore Chidzidzi, says though it is early to draw conclusions, the country’s new leadership bodes well for tourism. The changes come on the heels of tourism growth in 2017. “Tourist arrivals in Zimbabwe reached over 2,4m by the close of 2017. This was 12% up from the […]