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Dec

TOURISM AND AGRICULTURE MINISTRIES END THE NACT FESTIVAL ACROSS SL

It could be recalled that the Bonthe episode successfully took place from the 21st through 24th this year. Being the maiden edition and pilot phase, the said festival, according to the two Ministries mentioned above, primarily aims at actualizing President Bio’s New Direction Policy of promoting Tourism via agro-cultural activities. The National Agro-Cultural and Tourism (NACT) Festival[…]

12

Dec

VALIDATION MEETING OF ECOWAS REGIONAL TOURISM POLICY AND ECOTOUR ACTION PLAN 2019 – 2029

The Minister of Tourism and Cultural Affairs, Madam Memunatu B. Pratt joined Ministers’ of Tourism, representatives and tourism experts from the 15 member states of ECOWAS to validate the Draft ECOWAS Regional Tourism Policy and Ecotour Action Plan on Friday 30th November 2018 in Bamako, Mali. As international tourism continues to gain high significance as one of[…]

12

Dec

SIERRA LEONE WELL POSITIONED AT THE FRENCH TOURISM TRADE FAIRS

This year’s trade fair in France at Port de Versaile stand out to be a one of its kind, as the event gathered thousands of tourism liked minded audience which covers tour operators, airlines, hotels chains, and estate engineers, investors for tourism destinations, cultural exchange consultants, tourism organizations, and new destinations where strongly visible, which the Sierra[…]

12

Dec

‘’Tourism Is an Environmentally Dependent Sector’’Madam Memunatu Pratt

The Minister of Tourism and Cultural Affairs, Madam Memunatu B. Pratt has disclosed that Tourism is an environmentally dependent sector and also one of the world’s fastest-growing industries for rapid economic transformation if properly utilized. She made the disclosure during a one-day national conference on the environment which is convened by the Ministry of Lands, Country Planning[…]