CALL FOR EXPRESSION OF INTEREST (TIDCP)

For engagement of a Consultant to develop a Tourism Investment and Development Concept Plan for the Victoria Falls Special Economic Zone For Mosi Oa Tunya Development Company Post Title: CONSULTANTS TO DEVELOP A TOURISM INVESTMENT AND DEVELOPMENT CONCEPT PLAN FOR THE VICTORIA FALLS SPECIAL ECONOMIC ZONE Duty station: Harare, Zimbabwe (With travel to Victoria Falls) […]

Victoria Falls Town to Be Transformed

Transformation of Victoria Falls to a modern tourist resort has started taking shape with the company formed to drive the process now seeking technical expertise to craft a tourism investment and development plan.Victoria Falls is one of the three areas Government has already earmarked as Special Economic Zones. The resort is Zimbabwe’s most eminent tourist […]

National Tourism Sector Strategy Workshop – Chinhoyi

National Tourism Sector Strategy Worshop Chinhoyi Posted by Zimbabwe Tourism Authority on Monday, 26 February 2018

Zimbabwe Tourism Authority conducts room survey

ZIMBABWE Tourism Authority (ZTA) has started updating its data base for accommodation, tourist attractions and activities on offer in the Midlands province. Midlands has had a remarkable expansion in hospitality facilities with demand being driven mainly by the mining and agricultural sectors, which are the backbone of the province’s economy. Speaking during a Hospitality Association […]

Government announces new visa regime

The government of Zimbabwe has announced a revised visa regime which will see citizens from 28 countries receive visas on arrival, in a bid to improve travel facilitation and unlock the potential of the tourism industry. Announcing the development during the National Tourism Strategy Workshop held in Victoria Falls, Department of Immigration Principal Director, Clement […]

Black Panther’s Mythical Home May Not Be So Mythical After All

Backstory: Black Panther’s real name is T’Challa, and he’s the king of the African nation of Wakanda, the most technologically advanced society in the world. Wakanda is enriched by “vibranium,” a mineral deposited by a meteorite crash. Black Panther’s powers (enhanced senses, speed healing and infinite knowledge) are derived from his connection with ancestors and […]

Adoption of Victoria Falls (SEZ) to boost tourism arrivals

The Government of Zimbabwe is set to consider the adoption of the Victoria Falls Tourism Special Economic Zone corridor approach which will go a long way in addressing imbalances in product profiling within Matebelaland North region, a move which is set to benefit marginalised communities especially such as Gwanda and the part of lower Zambezi […]

VP Chiwenga speaks on improving tourist influx

VICE President Constantino Chiwenga yesterday said Government will place high priority on the review and appropriate amendment of the visa regime in its work plan for the first 100 days to develop and facilitate the ease movement by tourists. In his address at the Stakeholder Consultative Workshop for the National Tourism Sector Strategy at HICC, […]

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PUBLIC POLICY STATEMENT FOR THE DOMESTIC TOURISM CAMPAIGN

BY THE MINISTER OF TOURISM AND HOSPITALITY INDUSTRY: HONOURABLE. P. MUPFUMIRA Domestic tourism is an essential contributor to the growth of the tourism economy. It provides a foundation for sustainable tourism growth and development especially in times of global uncertainties. To date, domestic tourism account for most of tourism worldwide at 83% of global tourism, […]

Govt plans to construct $100m Beitbridge Airport

PRESIDENT Emmerson Mnangagwa’s government has unveiled plans to construct a $100 million airport at Beitbridge Border Post to expedite business and tourism development in the area. This was revealed by Transport and Infrastructure Development minister Joram Gumbo yesterday during a tour of the proposed airport site about 10 kilometres north-east of the border town. Gumbo […]