Articles tagged “senegal”

Senegal’s Long-Delayed New International Airport Finally Opens

Senegal’s Long-Delayed New International Airport Finally Opens

Carley Petesch, Associated Press

Senegal wants to be West Africa's premier hub. The best way to do that is by building a new, modern airport. But that's no guarantee for success. Let's hope airlines actually grow there. Otherwise, this could be an expensive folly.

1 year ago

Starwood Plans to Open 16 Hotels in Africa Over Next Five Years

Starwood Plans to Open 16 Hotels in Africa Over Next Five Years

William Davison, Skift

16 hotels in five years is playing it rather safe.

3 years ago

Africa’s Most Recognizable Tourism Minister Removed From His Post

Africa’s Most Recognizable Tourism Minister Removed From His Post

Associated Press

Government shake-up it may be, but you don't fire the biggest musical star in the region. Even Panama let Ruben Blades do his thing. And it turned out well for everyone.

5 years ago