Tanzania plans cable car for Mount Kilimanjaro

FILE PHOTO: A vehicle drives past Mount Kilimanjaro in Tanzania's Hie district December 10, 2009. REUTERS/Katrina Manson

DAR ES SALAAM (Reuters) – Tanzania wants to boost tourist numbers by putting a cable car on Mount Kilimanjaro, Africa‚Äôs tallest mountain, and is in talks about the project with a Chinese and a Western company. Around 50,000 tourists climb Kilimanjaro annually. A cable car could increase tourist numbers by 50 percent by providing access […]

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