Archive Archives - Business Traveller Africa

United Flying Dreamliner again

United Airlines is once again operating Boeing 787 commercial flights from the airline's hub in Houston

Hyatt Place hotel opens in Morocco

The Hyatt Corporation has opened the Hyatt Place Taghazout Bay, 17 kilometres from the coastal town of Agadir in Morocco

An Eye on West Africa

Do you really want a robot to deliver your room service order? There have been a couple of reports recently about hotels in Asia and their experiences with robot staff, both positive and negative. I am not a technophobe by any means, but when it comes to

Mövenpick Ambassador unveils chocolate-inspired menu

Mövenpick Ambassador Hotel Accra is treating guests to a new menu of savoury dishes with a sweet twist at its Sankofa

Delta and KQ enhance partnership

Delta Air Lines has reached an agreement with Kenya Airways to offer connecting flights between Monrovia and Accra

Hotel check: Radisson Blu Port Elizabeth

Port Elizabeth, South Africa

KQ moves domestic flights back to Unit 3

Kenya Airways is set to move all its domestic flights to Unit 3 of the Jomo Kenyatta International Airport (JKIA) in Nairobi

Guangzhou to join RwandAir’s network

RwandAir will commence flights to Guangzhou, the provincial capital of Guangdong and the third largest city in China, effective 18 June. RwandAir will fly to...

Industry Comment

Mauritius

Look beyond the postcards of palm trees and perfect beaches and you’ll find a diversified economy growing from strength to strength. But it is those self-same palm trees and perfect beaches that form the basis for the Mauritius leisure travel offering, and one of the reasons why this Indian Ocean island is such a consistent performer and one of Africa’s premier leisure destinations.

Loyally Yours

From airlines to hotel groups and car rental brands, the loyalty programmes space remains one of the most competitive and constantly changing areas of corporate travel. As a result, it’s difficult to keep up with what programme you should have membership of, and whether or not you’re actually making good use of it.

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