President Museveni listed among the most influential world leaders

Twiplomacy lists President Museveni among the most influential world leaders
Twiplomacy lists President Museveni among the most influential world leaders

By Matthias Lüfkens @Twiplomacy

World leaders vie for attention, connections and followers on Twitter, that’s the latest finding of Burson-Marsteller’s Twiplomacy study 2014, an annual global study looking at the use of Twitter by heads of state and government and ministers of foreign affairs. Continue reading President Museveni listed among the most influential world leaders

Redoing the Uganda National Anthem for Tourism Promotion

Hon Maria Mutagamba, Minister of Tourism, Wildlife & Antiquities (File photo)
Hon Maria Mutagamba, Minister of Tourism, Wildlife & Antiquities (File photo)

The Government of Uganda plans to give the Uganda National Anthem a new orchestra to help boost the country’s tourism sector globally. The new national anthem with a full orchestra is expected later this year to promote Uganda as a top tourism destination. Continue reading Redoing the Uganda National Anthem for Tourism Promotion

Oil vs Tourism development in Murchison Falls National Park

Polythene Bags "Kavera" were evident
Polythene Bags “Kavera” were evident

Total Exploration & Production (Total E & P Uganda), took some Tourism Stake holders on a Familiarization trip to Murchison Falls National Park afew days ago. On arrival some of the wells were visited. It is important to note that there have been efforts by Total E & P to restore the environment to some thing similar. Continue reading Oil vs Tourism development in Murchison Falls National Park

World Tourism Day 2014: Celebrating tourism and community development

WTD 2014World Tourism Day (WTD) is commemorated each year on 27 September. Continue reading World Tourism Day 2014: Celebrating tourism and community development

Stop destroying Lake Victoria– President tells Sigulu wanainchi

President Museveni addresses the People of Sigulu
President Museveni addresses the People of Sigulu

President Yoweri Museveni has strongly advised the people of Sigulu Sub-County in Namayingo district, to stop destroying Lake Victoria by catching immature fish as well as cultivating at the edge of the water body. Continue reading Stop destroying Lake Victoria– President tells Sigulu wanainchi

18 %VAT charges on up country hotels will “kill” Tourism

L-R Gary Seagal, Bonifence Byamukama, Geoffrey Baluku & James
L-R Gary Seagal, Bonifence Byamukama, Geoffrey Baluku & James

PRESS RELEASE: Monday 23rd June 2014

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BYAMUKAMA BONIFENCE – CHAIRMAN LOBBY COMMITTEE, UGANDA TOURISM ASSOCIATION Continue reading 18 %VAT charges on up country hotels will “kill” Tourism