Bustling Botswana

Known for peace and tranquillity, diamonds and beef, Botswana is a country that offers both business and leisure travellers many surprises. Visitors can explore the diverse cultures of its people and nature at its best.

Q&A: Exciting Times

Bulelwa Koyana brings extensive sales, stakeholder management and travel experience to her leadership role at the travel consortium, and plans to position SATC as Africa’s leading centralised travel fulfilment and facilitation agency.

Q&A: Moving forward

Despite its troubled financial situation, South Africa’s national carrier is making strides to recover its favourable standing. SAA spokesperson Tlali Tlali outlined some of the recent changes to the airline’s route map and fleet and updated Business Traveller Africa on the effect the oil price and exchange rate have had on the airline.

Protea Edward adds more capacity

In a renovation expected to take six months, the Protea Hotel Edward, in South Africa’s KwaZulu-Natal province, is adding 30 new rooms to its existing 101 sleeping quarters

The City that Loves You

Probably best known for the Oktoberfest, Munich is the capital and the largest city of the German state of Bavaria. The city is situated in south-east Germany, about 80 kilometres north of the Bavarian Alps, and borders Austria, Switzerland and the Czech Republic.

May 2014

Where does the African MICE sector find itself in mid-2014? We review Sunbird Capital, Morning Side Suites, Orchid Hotel and Djibouti Palace Kempinski. We chat to Ayona Trimnell from Diamond Bank and Claude Vankeirsbilck from Tourvest.

Q&A: Doing SA Proud

The South African hotel industry has some challenges, with the changes to the country’s visa regulations top of that list. Tsogo Sun CEO Marcel...

An Eye on West Africa

It’s budgeting season again, when hotel owners and managers seek to identify what’s going to happen in 2018. It all used to be so...

Clico undergoes refurb

Clico Boutique Hotel, Restaurant & Conferencing has received a spring makeover. The boutique hotel in Rosebank

Special Reports

SWISS receives first Boeing 777-300ER

SWISS International Air Lines took delivery of the first of nine new Boeing 777-300ER aircraft recently

SAACI to lead SA in BRICS MICE Forum

The Southern African Association for the Conference Industry will act as the lead association for South Africa's participation in the newly established BRICS Meetings,...