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24,000 Americans visited Rwanda, Tourism Revenue up 17%

24,000 Americans visited Rwanda, Tourism Revenue up 17%

Rwanda’s tourism sector registered tremendous growth as the revenue generated increased by 17% last year compared to 2011. The US recorded the highest number of visitors, with 24,041, followed, by India (14,957), UK (13,355), Belgium (9,192) and Germany (9,180). Tourism generated $281.8m (Rwf178b) in 2012 compared to $251.3m (Rwf159b) the previous year. This corresponds to […]

East Africa Tourism Platform Launched in Kigali

Kigali, Rwanda – A platform through which EAC tourism products will be marketed in a single package, was launched in Kigali on Thursday, a move expected to bolster the performance of member states’ tourism sectors. The East Africa Tourism Platform (EATP) will work closely with responsible ministries, the private sector to promote tourism through, marketing, […]

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