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News Burkina Faso » Tourism: Relief for Cape Town as mining indaba proceeds despite water shortage

News channel or source: http://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/relief-for-cape-town-as-mining-indaba-proceeds-despite-water-shortage-2018-02-09
Publication date: hursday 08 February 2018

“We had to speak to local government structures, tourism boards (about whether ... “It was not a problem at all,” said one delegate from the mines ministry in Burkina Faso, who declined to be named. “In my country we also have a water problem.

News Burkina Faso » Tourism: Emiratis exempt from pre-entry visa to Burkina Faso

News channel or source: http://www.tradearabia.com/news/TTN_336156.html
Publication date: uesday 30 January 2018

Citizens from Burkina Faso holding diplomatic passport can also travel to the UAE without pre-entry visa. The MoU is expected to have a positive impact on trade, investment and tourism exchange and take bilateral cooperation to new heights.

News Burkina Faso » Tourism: At least 17 killed in attack on popular tourist restaurant in Western Africa

News channel or source: http://www.foxnews.com/world/2017/08/14/at-least-17-killed-in-attack-on-popular-tourist-restaurant-in-western-africa.html
Publication date: Sunday 13 August 2017

Suspected Islamic extremists opened fire at a Turkish restaurant in the capital of Burkina Faso late Sunday, killing at least 18 people in the second such attack on a restaurant popular with foreigners in the last two years. There was no immediate claim of ...

News Burkina Faso » Tourism: Islamist extremists kill at least 18 in Burkina Faso terror attack as popular tourist restaurant targeted

News channel or source: http://www.independent.co.uk/news/world/africa/burkina-faso-terror-attack-latest-18-dead-killed-islamic-extremists-jihadists-aziz-istanbul-a7891696.html
Publication date: Sunday 13 August 2017

A wounded restaurant customer sits on the ground following an attack by gunmen on a restaurant in Ouagadougou, Burkina Faso Reuters Suspected Islamic extremists opened fire at a Turkish restaurant in the capital of Burkina Faso late on Sunday, killing at ...

News Burkina Faso » Tourism: The Diplomats Next Door: Meet L.A.’s Honorary Consuls

News channel or source: http://www.lamag.com/culturefiles/honorary-consuls/
Publication date: Saturday 17 February 2018

“H.C.s play a complex role that includes intergovernmental relations, trade relations, tourism advice, and educating the ... she and her late husband were both H.C.s. “Allen served as H.C. for Burkina Faso for nearly 40 years,” she recalls ...

News Burkina Faso » Tourism: Burkina Faso's 2014 political crisis considerably impacted tourism sector

News channel or source: http://news.xinhuanet.com/english/2016-06/29/c_135475918.htm
Publication date: uesday 28 June 2016

OUAGADOUGOU, June 29 (Xinhua) -- The political crisis that hit Burkina Faso in 2014 considerably impacted the country's tourism sector, data released on Tuesday by Culture, Arts and Tourism ministry has shown. Tourist arrivals dropped by 3.9 percent and 3 ...

News Burkina Faso » Tourism: After Ivory Coast Al Qaeda Attack, Is Senegal Next? Muslim Population, Unemployment Make Tourist Destination A Target

News channel or source: http://www.ibtimes.com/after-ivory-coast-al-qaeda-attack-senegal-next-muslim-population-unemployment-make-2337915
Publication date: Wednesday 16 March 2016

As in Mali, Burkina Faso and Ivory Coast, Islam is the dominant religion in ... Senegal is a popular area for French expats, and tourism accounted for 5.3 percent of GDP in 2015, according to the World Travel and Tourism Council. The country also shares ...

News Burkina Faso » Tourism: TOP 10: World's friendliest countries for tourists

News channel or source: http://www.rediff.com/getahead/slide-show/slide-show-1-travel-top-10-worlds-friendliest-countries-for-tourists/20130521.htm
Publication date: Saturday 25 May 2013

The World Economic Forum's Travel and Tourism Competitiveness Report 2013 recently listed ... Here are the countries that made it to the top ten. 10. Burkina Faso Even though it receives a small number of tourists each year, the African county of Burkina ...

News Burkina Faso » Tourism: Benin's Pendjari National Park comes back to life

News channel or source: https://www.msn.com/en-us/news/world/benins-pendjari-national-park-comes-back-to-life/ar-BBIklWN
Publication date: Saturday 27 January 2018

The 4,700-square-kilometre (1,814-square-mile) park is one of three straddling the borders of northern Benin and neighbouring Burkina Faso and Niger ... Agency for the Promotion of Heritage and Tourism Development (ANPT), said the park was "dying a ...

News Burkina Faso » Tourism: Nigeria’s Poor Attitude to Healthcare Financing

News channel or source: http://www.thisdaylive.com/index.php/2018/02/15/nigerias-poor-attitude-to-healthcare-financing/
Publication date: Wednesday 14 February 2018

Botswana budgeted 17.8 per cent to health; Malawi, 17.1. per cent, Zambia, 16.4 per cent and Burkina Faso, 15.8 per cent ... over one billion dollars was spent by Nigerians on medical tourism abroad because of lack of confidence in the healthcare system.