Kenya targets UK business tourism with fam trip push

Kenya Tourist Board is making its first foray into the C&I industry with four fam trips in 2006. The inaugural trip for ten agencies will take place in the spring, in association with Kenya Airways. Kenya Tourist Board sales and marketing manager Andy Harmer said: "2005 is set to be a record year for leisure tourism from the UK, so we are now turning our attention to the C&I sector. Hotels are upgrading facilities and adding conference spaces, and major chains are coming into the market, such as Fairmont, which has just bought five hotels." For information, email kenya@hillsbalfour.com.

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