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  • Arrival by air records 15.7% growth - Overview of January Inbound Air Arrivals Total international arrivals for January 2019by air closed at 88,705 compared to 76,649 in 2018, illustrating an increase of 15.7%. During the period under review, JKIA arrivals grew by 9.4% to record 61,137 compared to 66,859 in 2018.Moi International Airport Mombasa (MIAM), received 21,846 visitors, compared to 15,512 in […]
  • It is about 2019 traveler, are you conversant with the common thread linking the global trends? - In 2019 the tourism consumer is: Wiser; we’re in the everyone’s an expert environment; at the root of this is the almost compulsive need for digital consumers to absorb and share information which is riven with the global reach of the internet. Self Sufficient, consumers are adopting the attitude of “I can look after myself”. […]
  • ENHANCING KENYA’S COMPETITVENESS IN GROWING INDIA’S MICE BUSINESS -  India is one of Kenya’s top tourist source markets. Kenya is aiming at increasing its performance in this market through increasing arrivals of high value tourists. India’s Meetings, Incentives, Conferences and Events (MICE) segment offers an opportunity to achieve this. Kenya Tourism Board (KTB) has implemented several MICE related initiatives and wishes to share with […]
  • WOOING HIGH YIELD CHINESE TOURISTS TO KENYA - Tourist arrivals from China has been growing steadily over the last five years. However, there is need to balance sustainability and yield from this key market. Kenya Tourism Board (KTB) is now gearing to increase high yield tourist arrivals from China and extend their visitation beyond the two months of July and August during the […]
  • Tourism Sector Performance Report – 2018 - This report gives overall performance of Kenya’s tourism sector in 2018 highlighting mainly:• International tourist arrivals, • Domestic tourism performance • Tourism receipts. Tourism Performance 2018  Tourism Sector Performance 2018