tourism

Tourist activity expected to pick up as of 2021 summer season (Habib Ammar)

February 17, 2021

(TAP) - The Tourism Ministry expects a pick-up in tourist activity starting from the 2021 summer season, Minister of Tourism and Handicrafts Habib Ammar said at a plenary session held...... Continue Reading >

COVID-19: Canada imposes mandatory 3-night stay in hotel as from Feb.22

February 16, 2021

(TAP) - Travellers to Montreal should, as of February 22, book, prior to their departure, a three-night stay in a hotel authorised by the Government of Canada, national carrier Tunisair...... Continue Reading >

Middle East, Africa record 75% decline in international arrivals in 2020 (UNWTO)

February 13, 2021

(TAP) - Global tourism suffered its worst year on record in 2020, with international arrivals dropping by 74% according to the latest data from the World Tourism Organisation (UNWTO)....... Continue Reading >

Interest-free fund to support entrepreneurs in sustainable tourism, handicrafts and heritage sectors, set up

February 13, 2021

(TAP) - A €2.4 million interest-free fund (about 5.9 million dinars) was set up for the benefit of 'Tunisia Initiative,' a network of 7 associations financing and supporting...... Continue Reading >

Booking on Marseille and Genoa crossings may be changed free of charge before March 31(CTN)

February 13, 2021

(TAP) - Passengers who booked on the Marseille and Genoa crossings during February 2021, can change the date of their trip free of charge before March 31, 2021, the Tunisian Navigation...... Continue Reading >

Ghriba pilgrimage expected on April 25-May 2, if health situation allows (Perez Trabelsi)

February 8, 2021

TAP) - The annual Ghriba pilgrimage, cancelled in 2020 due to the COVID-19 pandemic, is expected to be held on April 25, May 2, Organising Committee President Perez Trabelsi announced...... Continue Reading >

Ziroc Rededicates to Customer Satisfaction

February 1, 2021

Guests at Ziroc Residence, one of Nigeria’s leading hotels have been assured of a more wholesome experience in 2021. According to a statement, Ziroc Residence has implemented...... Continue Reading >

Minister of Tourism participates remotely in 113th session of UNWTO Executive Council

January 20, 2021

(TAP) - Minister of Tourism and Handicrafts Habib Ammar participated Tuesday, remotely, in the opening session of the 113th session of the executive council of the World Tourism Organisation...... Continue Reading >

Ras Al Khaimah adds new landmark with the longest suspended bridge in the Northern Emirates

January 20, 2021

Ras Al Khaimah has achieved another architectural landmark that will add to its touristic attractions: The longest suspended bridge that connects the two buildings of the new Mövenpick...... Continue Reading >

EA tourism pushes for shared virus protocols

January 16, 2021

Tourism players are arm-twisting their governments to harmonise Covid-19 protocols to ease movement of tourists in the region, as they become the only bet, after lowering expectations...... Continue Reading >