Articles tagged 'united nations world tourism organisation'

Mzembi's prosecution challenge dismissed 20 February 2018 HARARE - Former Cabinet minister Walter Mzembi's bid to challenge prosecution on corruption charges on basis that government had no right to charge him over alleged loses incurred during the 2013 United Nations World Tourism Organisation (UNWTO) General Assembly was thrown out yesterday. Repre...
Zim bids to host UNWTO again 20 January 2018 HARARE - After re-emerging on the global map following the coming in of a new political dispensation, Zimbabwe is seeking to regain lost shine by making moves to host one of the United Nations World Tourism Organisation (UNWTO)'s key calendar events in 2019. Under deposed president Robert Muga...
Mzembi leads African tourism reform lobby 14 September 2015 MEDELLIN - Zimbabwe's Tourism minister Walter Mzembi has pledged to lead a strong lobby for the African Union (AU) to fully recognise tourism's contribution to the continent's economy by facilitating policies that help its growth. This also comes as the Masvingo South legislator has been re-el...
Mzembi, stop bootlicking 16 March 2014 HARARE - During the inclusive government era, Tourism minister Walter Mzembi was one of the most illustrious Cabinet members, and this was epitomised by the successful hosting of the United Nations World Tourism Organisation (UNWTO) general assembly last year. However, since his re-appointment...
'UNWTO conference to boost tourism' 20 January 2014 HARARE - Zimbabwe's tourism sector could register significant growth this year following the country’s hosting of the United Nations World Tourism Organisation (UNWTO) conference, a major industry player Africa Albida Tourism (AAT) said. Last August, the country co-hosted, with Zambia, UNWTO’s...
Zim pursues religious tourism 8 November 2013 HARARE - Zimbabwe will vigorously pursue  religious travel, with the southern African country standing to benefit from more than 300 million travellers who are inspired by religious tourism. Walter Mzembi, minister of Tourism and Hospitality Industry, said this on the side lines of the United ...
Mbada shines at UNWTO 27 August 2013 HARARE - Diamond miner Mbada Diamonds has contributed over $2,5 million towards the successful hosting of the ongoing United Nations World Tourism Organisation (UNWTO) general assembly in Victoria Falls. The mining giant — which sponsored the live broadcast of the official opening of the touri...
Well done Mbada 27 August 2013 HARARE - Once again, mining giant, Mbada Diamonds has come to the rescue of the nation by generously donating to the successful hosting of the United Nations World Tourism Organisation (UNWTO) general assembly in Victoria Falls. We are reliably informed that Mbada Diamonds pumped in more than ...
UNWTO overwhelms Vic Falls 25 August 2013 HARARE - All is set for the United Nations World Tourism Organisation (UNWTO) general assembly in Victoria Falls, with hotels and city lodges fully booked throughout the duration of the event. The premier tourism event, which is being co-hosted by Zimbabwe and Zambia, has attracted thousands o...
Harare Airport road set to open next week 20 August 2013 HARARE - The Harare Airport road phase one will officially be launched next week ahead of the United Nations World Tourism Organisation (UNWTO) scheduled to start on Saturday. Ken Sharpe, Augur Investment's director, said so far four kilometres of the road have been completed and will open to ...