Rotana debuts in Africa

According to Hospitality.Net, Rotana has opened its first property in Africa - the Kin Plaza Arjaan by Rotana in Kinshasa (DRC). A modern property equipped with contemporary technology and facilities,...

Proflight’s Lusaka-Harare service launches

Proflight Zambia has launched its new international route from Lusaka to Harare. The introduction of the new flight makes the Zambian airline the only operator...

Air Mauritius launches flight to Tanzania

According to eTurboNews, Air Mauritius has launched weekly flights connecting the island with Tanzania. The airline will be flying its Airbus A319 from Port Louis...

Hotel Check: Intercontinental Johannesburg Sandton Towers

BACKGROUND: This five-star hotel is operated by South African hospitality company Tsogo Sun – which recently celebrated 50 years of operations – under franchise...

Ethiopian increases frequency to Cape Town

Ethiopian Airlines will increase its flight frequency to Cape Town to 10 times per week from 1 December. Flight ET0847 will leave Addis Ababa at...

RwandAir to fly to Tel Aviv

RwandAir will commence direct flights to Tel Aviv, the economic and technology centre of Israel, from its Kigali hub starting on 25 June. This new...

Accor finalises Mövenpick acquisition

AccorHotels has completed its acquisition of Mövenpick Hotels & Resorts, with a 100% purchase of the share capital.

An Eye on West Africa

The times are changing in the hotel industry in West Africa. Looks like we’re back in a growth phase again, driven by improving economies...

Singapore Airlines unveils new products

Singapore Airlines has unveiled its new cabin products which will be fitted to its Airbus A380 fleet starting from December, following an extensive four-year...

Autograph Collection Hotels debuts in South Africa

Autograph Collection Hotels, Marriott International’s collection of independent hotels, has welcomed five African Pride properties to its global portfolio, marking the debut of the...

CTICC East on track for 2017 opening

The Cape Town International Convention Centre is on track to open its CTICC East expansion in 2017. The construction to CTICC East started in 2014...

Avis rolls out voice-powered digital reservations

Avis Rent a Car has announced its recent integration into the voice-activated Amazon Alexa platform, allowing customers to book and manage reservations using Amazon...