Travelport achieves level 4 NDC certification as

Travelport, the leading technology company serving the global travel industry, has achieved level 4 NDC certification as an aggregator from IATA. This certification confirms that...

BA reduces single-use plastics

British Airways wants to remove more than 700 tonnes of single-use plastic on board its flights in 2020, amounting to more than a quarter...

Airlink introduces JHB-EL flights

Airlink will launch a mid-morning flight between Johannesburg and East London from 16 March. The key objective of this flight is to provide connections with...

Home* Suite Hotel set to open in Cape Town

Construction is well underway of the recently launched, Home* Suite Hotels’ property, located in Sea Point Cape Town. Home* Suite Hotels, a new hotel brand...

New airline partnership

Air France, KLM, Delta and Virgin Atlantic have announced a global partnership to benefit travellers around the world. The new partnership provides customers with more...

SAs first exclusive procurement travel summit

Africa's first independently owned and peer-led event for South African procurement professionals, Procure Travel Africa, is on track and scheduled to take place in...

Delta commits $1bn to carbon neutrality

Starting 1 March, Delta Air Lines is committing $1 billion over the next 10 years on its journey to mitigate all emissions from its...

BA adds even more Cape Town flights

On 20 February British Airways announced more flights between Heathrow and Cape Town for summer 2021. The three new services will start on 30 March...

Five trends to impact business and conferencing travel in 2020

The hospitality industry as a whole is feeling the crunch of the current economic climate, with conferencing venues in particular seeing a change in...

Change of editorship at Business Traveller Africa

Future Group has announced the departure of Dylan Rogers as editor of Business Traveller Africa magazine. That’s after informing publisher Richard Lendrum of his intentions...

Accor set to expand Ethiopia footprint

Accor is expanding its presence in Ethiopia after signing a management agreement to open a new property under its design-led economy brand, Ibis Styles. In...

What’s next in travel?

Just over one month into a new decade and a variety of travel trends are emerging on Airbnb. From immersive trekking experiences, to prioritising...