Domestic Tourism Promotion – Kaya Tours Give Ghanaians Memorable Keta Experience
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Kaya Tours Ghana over the May Day weekend holiday embarked on another Experiential two (2 ) days trip to Keta , in the Volta Region. Patrons were drawn from Kumasi and Accra totaling 25 persons for the getaway experience.   Since every good domestic tourism product must be sustainable and beneficial to the host community, [...]
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GTA Hold Consultative Workshop On Domestic Tourism With Stakeholders
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The Ghana Tourism Authority has held a Stakeholders Consultative meeting with Stakeholders in the Tourism Industry at the Hill View Hotel, Teiman in Abokobi on 13th and 14th April, 2021. The meeting was attended by the Chief Executive Ofiicer of the Authority, Mr. Akwasi Agyeman, Deputy Chief Executive Officer in charge of Operations, Mr. Ekow [...]
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Tourism In Volta and Oti Regions To Receive Renewed Boost With Operationalisation of Ho Airport
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Tourism in the Volta and Oti regions is expected to get a renewed boost as the Ho receives the test flight that will usher in the operations of commercial flight on the Accra-Ho-Accra route in the coming months. This is expected to open up the hugely unexploited tourism potential of the two regions to help promote [...]
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Minister For Tourism Engages Agency Heads To Strategise To Make Sector Number One GDP Contributor
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As part of the the unwavering commitment by the Minister for Tourism, Arts and Culture ( MoTAC), Hon. Dr. Mohammed Ibrahim Awal, to make Ghana's tourism hub a game changer in the economic transformation of H. E. President Akufo Addo's vision for Ghana's "Beyond Aid" agenda, a two 2-day retreat was organized for the Management [...]
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Gov’t targets $5bn Tourism revenue in 2 yrs – Dr Awal reveals at vetting
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The Minister designate for Tourism, Arts and Culture, Dr Mohammed Ibrahim Awal, has outlined plans to increase revenue from the sector to $6 billion within the next three years. Currently, data from the Ghana Tourism Authority (GTA) indicate that the sector contributed $1 billion to the economy last year, with global projections indicating that the [...]
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Tourism Minister Commissions Upgraded Facilities At Tetteh Quarshie Cocoa Farm And Exhibition Centre
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The Minister of Tourism, Arts and Culture, Hon. Mrs. Barbara Oteng--Gyasi has commissioned upgraded facilities at the Tetteh Quarshie Cocoa Farm and Exhibition Centre in Mampong – Akuapim in the Eastern Region. The project which is funded by the Tourism Development Fund is part of the Ghana Tourism Authority's projects under the auspices of the [...]
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Kempinski, Azmera, Land Tours & Tang Palace retain titles at National Tourism Award
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November 6, 2020, Accra Several tourism industry players were awarded at the 13th National Tourism Awards held on Friday November 6, 2020 at the National Theatre. It was a night that celebrated personaliites who have contributed to or excelled in the tourism industry in the year 2019. This year’s celebration which was under the theme: [...]
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Government Renews Commitment to Revamping Tourism Industry
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  The Government is committed to resuscitating the Tourism Industry following the ravages of the COVID-19 pandemic. To this end, the government continues to ensure that industry players will continue to receive stimulus incentive packages to cushion them against the loss.   The sector Minister, Mrs. Barbara Oteng-Gyasi renewed the pledge during a Senior Staff [...]
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Tourism Sector Players To Be Honoured At 2020 National Tourism Awards
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The 2019 National Tourism Awards will be held on Friday, November 6, 2020 at the National Theatre, Accra. The awards ceremony which is the fifteenth in the series is under the theme, ‘GROWING TOURISM BEYOND THE RETURN, BEYOND COVID-19’, and  it is being organised by the Ghana Tourism Authority under the auspices of the Ministry [...]
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Ministry of Tourism Disburses $1.3m for first tranche of Grants Under World Bank GTDP
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Accra, October 20, 2020 Today at the Ministry of Information the first batch of beneficiaries of the World Bank's Ghana Tourism Development Project scheme were presented with their cheques. Disbursements were made to the first fifteen (15) out One Thousand Four Hundred and Seventy Six (1476) organisations who applied and have gone through the vetting [...]
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