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Tourvest acquisition of Three Cities approved

The Competition Commission has approved the acquisition of Three Cities

MiceMaster: A New System for Meetings & Events Cost Containment and Policy Compliance

"94% of the world's companies utilise corporate travel online booking tools (OBTs) to identify cost-saving opportunities and control travel policies. None have handled these...

2016 Business Traveller Africa Conference & Awards

Tourvest leads industry winners Tourvest was the biggest winner at the fifth annual Business Traveller Africa Conference & Awards, with three of the South African...

International travel in the time of COVID-19

In the recent Safe Travel Barometer, an initiative by tech provider Safe Travel Technologies which monitors global traveller health and safety measures, Air France...

Nigeria

Nigeria is the ‘Giant of Africa’ and the most populous country on the continent. In 2014 Nigeria’s economy surpassed South Africa as the largest on the continent, after the West African nation overhauled its gross domestic product data for the first time in two decades.

South Africa

Fact File Population:  52 million Time: GMT +2 Plugs: Three-pin round Dialling code: +27 Currency: Rand - $1=10.2ZAR Language: 11 official languages, but English is predominantly spoken Background South Africa’s apartheid legacy...

New Radisson Blu opens in Sierra Leone

Carlson Rezidor opens the Radisson Blu Mammy Yoko Hotel, Freetown

Home(grown) affairs

Local, as South Africans know, is lekker. More than just lekker though, the choice to support local when it comes to business has far-reaching...

Events

See some of the events happening around Africa including festivals, Exhibitons, Fairs and Conferences. 

Flight Check: CemAir Bombardier CRJ100

Bloemfontein-Johannesburg BACKGROUND: CemAir is a privately-owned South African airline that was established in 2005. Its headquarters are at O.R. Tambo International Airport in Johannesburg. CemAir...

Lift Airlines connects Johannesburg and Durban

When Lift Airlines hurtled down the runway at OR Tambo International Airport yesterday (26 October 2022) for its inaugural flight to King Shaka International...

Swiss International Lenana Nairobi is open for business

It’s a soft opening, but Swiss International Hotels & Resorts’ Lenana Nairobi is ready to receive the guests. The newly built 135-room hotel boasts four...