07

Oct

As they meet global leaders in the Sector, Tourism Delegates aver: “We are here to network and market Sierra Leone as a compelling destination”

As the IFTM Exhibition in Paris enters its third day, the Tourism Delegation is going the extra mile to bring Sierra Leone to the world. The seriousness with which the delegates handle the whole exercise was beyond imagination. One could easily infer that they badly wanted the world to visit Sierra Leone. One could only imagine what […]

04

Oct

Minister of Tourism explores investment opportunities with China Based Tour Operators

A Chinese Tour Operator has shown interest in bringing investors to Sierra Leone. B. Tours Chine solicits the services of companies seeking to invest in Africa and other developing countries. In a meeting with Sierra Leone’s Minister of Tourism and Cultural Affairs, Dr. Memunatu Pratt, an Official of B. Tours Chine, Matthieu Lin requested a proposal detailing[…]

02

Oct

As first day of Tourism Trade Show ends, greater prospects await Sierra Leone’s tourism Sector

Reversing the seemingly unending negative image of Sierra Leone is perhaps the most difficult task that the country’s Ministry of Tourism and Cultural Affairs is faced with. It follows a decade long Civil War, an Ebola Epidemic and a natural disaster Mudslide. Tourism Minister, Memunatu Pratt was appointed a year and a half ago, she has been[…]

05

Sep

Seminar on Applied Chinese Language for Officials from Developing Countries

Friday the 30 August 2019 38 Participants from 12 Countries gathered for the grand opening at the Beijing International Chinese College BICC in a Seminar on Applied Chinese Language for Officials from Developing Countries sponsored by the Ministry of Commerce of the People’s Republic of China. The Seminar on Applied Chinese Language is part of China’s multilateral[…]

05

Sep

Ministry of Tourism Holds National Consultative Meeting With Stakeholders.

The Ministry of Tourism has on Friday 30th August 2019 held a National Consultative Meeting for Practitioners of the Arts, Culture and Creative Industry at Miatta Conference Hall, Brookfield, Freetown With the theme: ” Harnessing our Cultural and Creative Industry for Sustainable Tourism Development”. Speaking on the theme, the Minister of Tourism and Cultural Affairs, Madam Memunatu[…]

05

Sep

TOURISM MINISTER UNVEILS SALONE MUSIC FESTIVAL AND TOURISM BANNER

The Ministry of Tourism and Cultural Affairs in partnership with a show-promoting group called Salone Music Festival and Tourism has held a press conference to launch upcoming music and Cultural jamboree with the theme: “National Peace and Cohesion Concert” at the Ministry’s conference hall in Freetown. Scheduled for December 7th this year, the unveiling took place on[…]